Bosch Security Systems announces the Remote Security Control app for B Series and GV4 Control Panels now supports Android Devices, in addition to the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Delivering flexibility and convenience for customers, Remote Security Control allows arming and disarming of one or more systems or areas, as well as controlling any connected outputs—including lights, garage doors, and more. Users can also check system status and lock, unlock, cycle or secure doors within GV4 systems that include access control.
Advanced Technology Video, Inc.
ATV has added the 2MP IP Height-Strip camera to its ATV IP Solutions product line. The IPCH2M43PB camera offers untouched video quality for an exit-camera with its 2 Mega-Pixel, 1,920 x 1,080 resolution at 30-ips. The camera is based on H.264 compression and offers a progressive scan image sensor, a no hassle fixed 4.3mm wide angle lens and both PoE and 12VDC power options. The model provides triple video streaming up to 30-ips at 1,080p resolution.
Canon added four new Full HD resolution network cameras to its product lineup—the VB-S30D PTZ (pan-tilt-zoom) Micro Dome Full HD Network Camera, VB-S31D PT (pan-tilt) Micro Dome Full HD Network Camera, VB-S800D Fixed Micro Dome Full HD Network Camera and VB-S900F Micro Box Full HD Network Camera. The new ultra-compact S-series network cameras have been designed for indoor environments that require sensitive monitoring of specific areas or items, such as in the retail, education, commercial and hospitality sectors. The cameras feature high-sensitivity CMOS sensors, large-apertures, wide-angle lenses and dual DIGIC processors.
Honeywell Security & Communications
Honeywell Security Group introduces new mobile apps for its popular LYNX Touch 5100 self-contained security system. The new L5100 Connect iOS app allows homeowners to control the system anywhere on premises within their Wi-Fi coverage areas on iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. The app provides local control of the security system, and if so equipped, control of Z-Wave enabled lights, locks, thermostats and more. This approach helps homeowners save money on energy and utility bills, conserve resources and live a more comfortable, efficient lifestyle.
Bosch Security Systems has added new features to its B Series Control Panels, making them easier to use and maintain. With firmware 2.01, the panels offer improved text and e-mail alerts, expanded language capabilities and remote firmware updates of peripheral devices. Customers can now use the B Series Control Panel’s built-in Ethernet connection to send e-mail or text alerts for system events. With this capability, a cellular connection is no longer required for these alerts, reducing costs for the user. In addition, user names, point names and area names are included in the notifications to make them easier to understand.
With the introduction of the VIDEOJET decoder 3000 and VIDEOJET decoder 7000, Bosch is extending its decoder family with two new solutions for streaming video from IP cameras in high quality HD onto large flat-screen monitors or monitor walls. While providing various display options, both decoders are designed for operation without the need for an additional PC or software to decode the video signals. They support an economical update of video surveillance systems during the transition to IP technology.
D-Link, the networking solutions provider for small- and medium-sized businesses announces the world’s first IP surveillance camera with wireless 11ac support: the DCS-2136L. The mydlink-enabled Wireless N Day/Night Camera offers consumers and small business owners advanced networking and viewing capabilities, including a white light LED for ‘Color Night Vision’ viewing in complete darkness and 802.11ac Wi-Fi connectivity for longer range and greater bandwidth availability.
Designed to work with the latest generation of Bosch control panels, RADION operates with 433 MHz band, allowing for higher transmission power and better penetration through building materials. Repeaters can be used to improve communication in difficult areas and to increase design flexibility. The devices also come with a long-lasting battery life and are designed to work with the latest generation of Bosch control panels.
Arecont Vision MicroDome cameras are designed for applications where both high-resolution and minimal footprint are required. Available in resolutions of 1.3-megapixels (MP), 1080p, 3MP and 5MP, Arecont Vision megapixel technology delivers image quality and reduces overall system costs by covering larger areas with fewer cameras. Standard features include a dual H.264 (MPEG-4 Part 10) and JPEG encoder, fast frame rates, on-camera privacy masking and 1024-zone motion detection.
Telos Identity Management Solutions
Mobile Authentication and Authorization Control (MAAC) is an all encompassed, web-based identity management system that offers PACS, access control, personnel scheduling, time and attendance, background checks, and visitor management. Designed to streamline operations and minimize overhead, the elements of the MAAC solution work together to make businesses more profitable by making their personnel access and management process more efficient.