Tag archive for ‘vms’

Genetec and Alutel extend access control with mobile reader capabilities

by vmstoday - on Aug 16th 2017 - No Comments

Genetec, a provider of open architecture security and public safety solutions, announced that its technology partner Alutel Mobility, a manufacturer of mobile access control systems, now offers extended access control capabilities to open areas like transport facilities, construction sites, mining, oil and gas operations, and education establishments without having to rely on physical readers or installations. Alutel Mobile is available now for Genetec Security Center, the company’s unified, open-architecture platform that combines access control, video management systems and automatic license plate recognition (ALPR). (more…)

Avigilon enters into agreement to sell office tower for $107.5M

by vmstoday - on May 16th 2017 - No Comments
Avigilon, provider of security solutions, announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell the Company’s downtown Vancouver office tower and associated land (the “Building”) for expected gross proceeds of approximately CAD $107.5M (the “Transaction”). Avigilon will lease back the Building, thereby securing its facility needs while reducing its debt, providing cash for general working capital purposes, and enhancing shareholder value.


Genetec announces Security Center version 5.6

by vmstoday - on Apr 22nd 2017 - No Comments

Genetec announced the general availability of its unified security platform Security Center 5.6. Key enhancements include additional cybersecurity measures, a new HTML5-based web client, integration of SimonsVoss electronic locks and the Mercury Security MS Bridge, and the ability to enroll license plates as access control credentials with the AutoVu SharpV camera. (more…)

OnSSI integration with Jemez Technology improves perimeter surveillance

by vmstoday - on Apr 20th 2017 - No Comments

OnSSI’s partnering initiative with Jemez Technology makes perimeter video surveillance solutions employing AXIS cameras even more effective in protecting critical assets and infrastructure. The Ocularis 5 VMS platform’s open architecture enables integration with the Jemez Eagle-i Edge solution and AXIS cameras to deliver a complete end-to-end solution. (more…)

Surveon Technology enhances passenger safety with transportation solutions

by vmstoday - on Apr 17th 2017 - No Comments


The challenges of transferring and managing mass amounts of information from vehicles or stations to the operations control center often entail strenuous effort for system integrators. To help integrators work on the system, Surveon Technology offers reliable transportation solutions, including compact cameras and enterprise VMS with video analytics, ensuring proper actions can be taken in time to secure the safety of passengers.


Pivot3 and ISS announce OEM agreement

by vmstoday - on Apr 10th 2017 - No Comments

Pivot3, provider of hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, announced a strategic original equipment manufacturer (OEM) relationship with Intelligent Security Systems (ISS), an innovator in the development of advanced video management and video analytics software. Under the agreement, ISS will license the Pivot3 hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) platform and integrate it with ISS video management software (VMS) to supply more robust security intelligence and video storage options to customers. (more…)

Milestone delivers impressive performance in VMS using NVIDIA GPUs

by Albert Breton - on Apr 6th 2017 - No Comments

Milestone Systems, an open platform company in networked video management software (VMS), is collaborating with NVIDIA to provide the next level of hardware acceleration and video processing services in monitoring management. Milestone XProtect will leverage NVIDIA GPUs and the CUDA parallel computing platform and programming model to provide parallel processing capabilities of recording servers, mobile servers, and other video processing services. (more…)

Newly Consolidated Panasonic Security Business to Provide Integrated Security Solutions

by vmstoday - on Mar 29th 2017 - No Comments

Panasonic Corporation of North America announces that its Panasonic Security Business Group has formally integrated the company’s security camera and related devices business with the business of Video Insight, the video management system software and storage company that Panasonic acquired in 2015. (more…)

Qognify introduces VisionHub Qblock converged infrastructure

by vmstoday - on Mar 22nd 2017 - No Comments

Qognify, provider of big data solutions for physical security and operations, announced the launch of Qblock. Qblock is a unique offering built on industry’s leading technology from Dell EMC to address the growing need for securely and efficiently storing critical video data. The Qblock converged infrastructure is designed specifically for the surveillance industry, optimized with Qognify’s state-of-the-art video management solution. Qblock meets the needs of clients who have expanded surveillance environments and/or critical video data with storage intense requirements. This integrated solution can scale to support thousands of video channels with easy, centralized management, avoiding complex storage migrations. (more…)

Bosch launches Video Management System 7.0

by vmstoday - on Nov 2nd 2016 - No Comments

Bosch releases its Video Management System 7.0 software (Bosch VMS 7.0), which promise to empower security operators to effectively manage high-resolution video streams in their day-to-day work.

Adopting optimal video resolution

At the rate that video cameras are evolving, keeping track of an ever-growing amount of high-resolution video data is becoming even more challenging. In places like metro stations and airports where many cameras are needed, the burden on a workstation is very high. If a workstation is overloaded, the client application will often lag. (more…)