New Milestone device pack accelerates ONVIF support

July 11, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

DENMARK – Milestone Systems has released Device Pack 8.6 for partners and customers using Milestone XProtect video solutions. Device packs are released every other month and contain software updates supporting new hardware. These updates are rooted in demands from the partner community. The XProtect Device Packs include


Tyco Security Products integrates Manitou central station software from Bold Technologies

July 4, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Tyco Security products has announced an enhanced integration between its SG-System 5 receiver and Bold Technologies’ Manitou central station software. The enhanced integration means that Manitou now supports visual alarm verification provided through SG-System 5 to provide central stations with the tools they need to more


World Conservation Congress in Hawaii to beef up security for influx of global leaders

By SSN Gulf Staff

HAWAII – Participants from all over the world, including the UAE, will attend the World Conservation Congress to be held in Honolulu taking place from 1-10 September 2016 – and with the influx of world leaders, prominent CEO’s and well known conservationists, comes more security. A resolution


New dynamic frame rate in Axis’ Zipstream saves more storage and bandwidth

June 27, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UAE – Axis Communications, the market leader in network video, has introduced an enhancement of its Zipstream video compression technology. It now dynamically adjusts the frame rate, instantly adapting to any changes in the scene. The new dynamic frame rate feature offers significant additional bandwidth and


Victoria and Albert museum selects Canon to protect visitors and priceless collections

By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – The world-renowned Victoria and Albert Museum (V&A) has selected Canon network cameras as part of a new visual surveillance solution aimed at protecting visitors as well as its priceless collections. The museum houses some of the most valuable collections in the art and design world,


Paxton Net2 access control integrates with Dahua video integration platform

June 6, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Access control and entry systems manufacturer Paxton Access has announced the integration of its networked access control system, Net2, with a leading manufacturer of professional security and surveillance equipment, Dahua. The integration will provide a user-friendly interface to manage building security more easily. This


Tyco Security Products debuts integrated SALTO lock solution for access control  

May 29, 2016 By SSN Gulf Staff

UK – Tyco Security Products has announced the integration of its C•CURE 9000 security and event management system from Software House with SALTO offline locks for seamless access control of an entire building through a single user interface. The C•CURE 9000/SALTO solution is ideal for access control


Biometric sensor leader NXT-ID to acquire LogicMark for US $20 million

By SSN Gulf Staff

US – Biometric sensor developer NXT-ID has signed an agreement to acquire personal emergency response system manufacturer LogicMark for US $20 million, according to US site Security Systems News. NXT-ID’s extensive expertise in biometrics and miniaturisation will help LogicMark develop PERS (personal emergency reporting system) solutions. The two