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.
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.
The Besam Secure360 sensor for access control revolving doors eliminates the threat of security breaches such as tailgating or piggybacking. The system uses a combination of laser and video detection to monitor the number of people who try to enter a facility, identifies suspicious behavior and prevents unauthorized entry. The system is available for 1-way or 2-way traffic.
The 635 Series Access Control Panel, a dual serial interface, is engineered to improve third party integration, enhancing user convenience and ensuring interoperability with current and legacy hardware. The 635 DSI board includes two 485 ports to support 485 devices in a single or multi-drop configuration. The new board also allows more power connections and enhancements to be added to legacy systems. The system is available in four sizes and a rack mount version and can be populated with any combination of controller boards, including the new 635 DSI.
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.
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.
The VB-H610VE fixed vandal-resistant dome camera from Canon features a clear polycarbonate dome mounted onto an aluminum body. The unified closure has a dust and water resistant rating of IP66 and is designed to absorb violent impacts, or for use in areas that may be subject to abuse. An optional heater allows the camera to be used in temperatures down to -22º F and the camera has a built-in wide angle 3x optical zoom that allows for clear, high-quality images and can capture detail in low-illumination environments.
Genetec’s AutoVu Pay-by-Plate Sync feature offers an open-architecture approach that simplifies the process of creating an end-to-end pay-by-plate (PBP) solution, allowing customers to select and integrate different parking systems that are otherwise non-compatible such as parking and permit management systems, parking meters and pay-by-phone solutions. By acting as a central aggregating database, AutoVu uses the license plate number as the key identifier and works with a wide variety of parking permit types, including residential permits, university semester permits, employee permits and shared permits, as well as transient parking transactions from pay stations and pay-by-phone systems.