SightLogix Inc. received Lenel factory certification as a member of the Lenel OpenAccess Alliance Program. The certification confirms compatibility between SightLogix automated surveillance equipment and Lenel Systems International Inc.'s OnGuard security management system.
March 02, 2010
Fairport, N.Y.-based Bosch Security Systems announces the latest addition to its IP camera 200 Series, the NBC-225-P. The IP camera has an integrated 4.9mm fixed lens and is ready to use straight from the box, according to the company.
SSI Staff · February 15, 2010
Massive Mall of America fortifies its security by converting its outdated video surveillance system into an advanced IP-based solution.
By Scott Goldfine · February 11, 2010
One of the most important components of any IP network is also the one that is most overlooked - the cabling. Without proper cable, and cable installation, the network just won't function right.
December 31, 2009
The market is being whipped into a frenzy by buzz about IP, yet studies show that only 10-15 perent of systems sold include IP cameras. What’s the deal?
By Bob Grossman · December 31, 2009
With the current economic climate, it is becoming crucial for systems integrators to place greater emphasis on providing value to their customers, and not just a technological solution. The technology is part of that value, for sure, but equipment is becoming more of a commodity while that necessary value proposition remains more elusive.
November 30, 2009
HID Global has integrated its Edge family of IP-based access control solutions with the C•CURE 9000 v1.92 access control platform from Software House, a Tyco Int’l company.
SSI Staff · November 04, 2009
Driving a Ferrari is exhilarating — unless you happen to be on a dirt road. Whether it’s a sophisticated automobile or wired security device, both will fail miserably if not provided a suitable pathway. For the latter, it’s key to know the technologies and standards.
September 30, 2009
It isn't news that the Convergence Wave opened up a variety of ways to move video over long distances. As long as sufficient network bandwidth is available, a video stream can be sent literally around the world.
August 31, 2009
We are fortunate to work in an industry that thrives on technology. Manufacturers and network providers continue to push the technologies toward extracting additional value from each product and service. The industry has witnessed thiswith the digital keypad, digital communicator formats and currently with the variety of alternate means of alarm communications.
By Peter Giacalone · June 30, 2009