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CNL Software and megatel form technology partnership

By Security News Desk | March 28, 2011

CNL Software, a world leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM), announces a technology partnership with megatel, a leading developer of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for the Aviation Industry and Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP). megatel specializes in the recording, managing, analyzing and presenting location-oriented data in a range of critical environments, where working with data…

Avigilon announces new version of its Online System Design Tool

By Avigilon | March 28, 2011

New integrated interface and features result in faster, easier design of Avigilon High Definition Surveillance solution Avigilon, the performance and value leader in high definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance systems, today announced a new version of its popular Online System Design Tool. A powerful three step system design tool, the Avigilon Online System Design…

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DVTel appoints Yoav Stern as new President & CEO

By Security News Desk | March 28, 2011

Yoav to lead IP video surveillance company DVTel, Inc., a multiple award-winning market leader in Smart Security Solutions, announced today the appointment of Yoav Stern as President & CEO.  Mr. Stern will also serve as a Director on DVTel’s Board.  He replaces Eli Gorovici, who will be stepping down after almost ten years in the…

Milestone Open Partner Day

Milestone Open Partner Day 2011, Dubai

By Milestone Systems | March 28, 2011

  Capitalize on this exclusive opportunity to be immersed in the Milestone community at the Milestone Open Partner Day 2011 Dubai, UAE With insight from Milestone on the IP security industry, integration demonstrations and new product introductions, the Milestone road show is the key event for you to grow your business. Visit Milestone’s Open Partner…

Industry will welcome removal of SIA from quango bonfire

By Security News Desk | March 25, 2011

Baroness Ruth Henig, chairman of the Security Industry Authority, has said that removing the SIA from the Bonfire of the Quangos will be welcomed across the security industry. In a statement issued yesterday, she said: “The Government’s announcement yesterday that the SIA is being removed from Schedule 1 of the Public Bodies Bill will be welcomed…

DCC Gerrard disappointed that Bill doesn’t regulate private cameras

By Security News Desk | March 25, 2011

DCC Graeme Gerrard of Cheshire Constabulary has expressed his disappointment that the Protection of Freedoms Bill doesn’t do anything to regulate private CCTV.

National CCTV Strategy October 2007

By Security News Desk | March 25, 2011

Executive Summary: Closed circuit television (CCTV) plays a significant role in protecting the public and assisting the police in the investigation of crime. In many ways, we have led the world from its early introduction in the 1970s to the massive growth in CCTV installation and use in the 1990s. The Government has invested heavily…

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Matrox announces new Mura™ MPX Series display wall controller board

By Matrox | March 25, 2011

Combine multiple single-slot, PCIe x16 Gen 2 output/input boards for unparalleled performance, image quality, and scalability Matrox Graphics Inc. today announced the new Matrox Mura™ MPX Series display wall controller board line-up for collaborative display walls and matrix switcher/scaler installations. The new Mura MPX Series cards combine traditionally separate input and output cards onto a…


AppVision Security Manager wins another central bank security project

By Prysm Software | March 25, 2011

The AppVision Security Management system has been selected for another national central bank security deployment. This project, which is currently being deployed, involves the centralisation of hundreds of cctv cameras, Milestone video management servers, GE access control systems, various fire and intruder panels as well as other security and building automation systems (using KNX, OPC…

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AppVision Security Management software to monitor shopping centre in France

By Prysm Software | March 25, 2011

The AppVision Security Management software has been installed at a new build shopping centre in France. For this project, AppVision is deployed in a distributed architecture on five different servers which each one being used for a specific security function, plus a master server and a server for automatic failover. The shopping centre is equipped…