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IP storage is a technology whose time has come for physical security. One-third to one-half of the cost of a typical surveillance system today is the storage component, making it the best place to deliver competitive advantage for the security integrator. June 18, 2009

The Los Angeles-based Sierra Group, a statewide licensed alarm and surveillance firm, has been named as a Honeywell Authorized Dealer for ... June 17, 2009

A comprehensive survey of North American integrators and installers revealed that IP managers make nearly 60 percent of all purchasing decisions for IP-based physical security products. June 17, 2009

Canon U.S.A. Inc. of Lake Success, N.Y, highlights its high-performance VB-C500D fixed mini-dome network camera. Central to the product's design are the camera's Canon optics and powerful DIGIC NET processor. The camera features an 82° wide-angle lens with 2.4x optical zoom (manual) and 4x digital zoom. SSI Staff · June 16, 2009

Hauppauge, N.Y.-based Vicon Industries Inc. introduces the "NVR Shadow," a powerful NVR pre-loaded with ViconNet video management software and includes up to 6.5 TB of usable, internal storage space in RAID 5 configuration. The NVR Shadow provides extended storage through eight hot-swappable drives for video database storage that are accessible from the front of the unit. The operating system drive, as well as a slim CD/DVD, are not part of the RAID array and are located internally. SSI Staff · June 16, 2009

Vicon Industries Inc. is offering a series of free, half-day seminars in Toronto, Calgary and Edmonton to highlight the opportunities and benefits of integrated, IP-based video surveillance and access control systems. June 14, 2009

IQinVision, a maker of high-performance megapixel IP security cameras, intelligent network cameras, and IP video recording systems, has received Lenel factory certification for its interface to OnGuard 2008 and OnGuard 2008 Plus. June 14, 2009

Intransa is now shipping pre-loaded XProtect video management software with its VideoAppliance products. The software, created by Milestone Systems, is an integrated solution for managing shrinkage through combined surveillance and transaction data. June 14, 2009

In an effort to reduce operating costs and ease surplus inventory, Pelco will impose furloughs for many of its U.S.-based employees for ... June 10, 2009

The CCTV industry is abuzz with talk of an IP (internet protocol) camera takeover. Yet reports of the death of analog cameras are premature. While some IP (or network cameras as they are sometimes called) versions can potentially deliver higher resolution images, analog CCTV cameras continue to offer greater efficiency, lower cost and reliability overall. Before deciding on IP cameras versus analog, it is advisable to first understand exactly what an IP camera is, and is not. June 09, 2009




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