Chelmsford, Mass.-based Axis Communications' four-channel standalone video encoder has H.264 video compression to reduce bandwidth and storage requirements without compromising image quality. The video encoder integrates four analog CCTV cameras into an IP-based video surveillance system.
SSI Staff · April 15, 2009
The first generation of convergence has given way to Convergence 2.0 and the recognition that the joining of physical and logical security is truly transforming the way solutions are designed, sold and used. Although the waters have been choppy along the way for stakeholders, this evolution is ushering in solutions that provide newfound organizational efficiencies and cost savings.
By Rodney Bosch · April 12, 2009
Expected to launch in April, the video hosting service will deliver fully-integrated access control and IP video as a managed service.
February 05, 2009
Adelphi University in Long Island, N.Y., implemented a security system with more than 50 IP video cameras that needed to be unobtrusive and state-of-the-art. The project included buildings, sports fields and a parking facility that spanned across the 75-acre campus.
By Scott Goldfine · January 31, 2009
Integrators have multiple venues available to further their knowledge, including several Web-based options.
By Rodney Bosch · November 30, 2008
So the consensus from this year’s ASIS show in Atlanta was that exhibit floor traffic was ...
By Scott Goldfine · August 31, 2008
The vast proliferation of network devices has outpaced the current Internet protocol standard known as IPv4. A new version, known as IPv6, remedies an imminent scarcity of IP addresses.
August 31, 2008
Convergint Technologies has been named the North American National System Integrator of the Year for 2007 by Axis Communications. Axis, a provider of network video solutions for professional installations, presents the award annually to its partner that best demonstrates the commitment ...
July 09, 2008
Tech Talk Columnist Bob Dolph breaks down a powerful business tool in the security industry.
May 31, 2008
Fed up after decades of rising crime and vandalism on its streets and at its seaport, Richmond, Calif., officials are fighting back with one of the most sophisticated ...
By Rodney Bosch · April 30, 2008