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Lightmaster camera from IDIS realises “fast and precise” PTZ functionality

IDIS has extended its popular DirectIP surveillance range with the introduction of the flagship 2 MP 36x Lightmaster IR outdoor-ready camera for “fast and precise” PTZ performance. The DC-S6283HRX Lightmaster builds on the specification of IDIS’ successful PTZ models. A...
Posted On 04 Sep 2019
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Wavestore’s HyperRAID technology offers end users N+5 hard drive redundancy

The resilience offered by the proprietary HyperRAID technology suite recently introduced by Wavestore means that the risk of data loss for end users due to hard drive failure can now be reduced to practically zero. By taking the redundancy offered by conventional RAID solutions...
Posted On 07 Mar 2019
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Dahua’s CCTV equipment underpins all-new Smart City surveillance scheme in Lincoln

A 300-plus CCTV camera-supported city centre video surveillance scheme in Lincoln has been installed and commissioned using cameras, monitors and switching equipment supplied by Dahua Technology. The previous analogue-based surveillance system was more than 20 years old and had...
Posted On 30 Aug 2018
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CCTV: Avoiding Expensive IT Storage Mistakes

The benefits of HD IP cameras are well known, with such solutions now rapidly replacing older analogue and early IP camera systems. Whether the images are being stored for longer, or the higher resolution of the cameras is generating more data, it’s clear that more storage is...
Posted On 27 Jun 2018
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Panasonic unveils “world’s first” quad 4K multi-sensor surveillance cameras

Panasonic used IFSEC International 2018 as the backdrop to unveil the “world’s first” quad 4K security camera promising 33 MP image resolution. The i-Pro EXTREME multi-sensor cameras have four repositionable lenses each with 4K image sensors, offering sharp and clear...
Posted On 26 Jun 2018
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Focusing on Improved Total Cost of Ownership

Total Cost of Ownership is a hot topic in security circles and frames a dialogue that manufacturers are increasingly having with specifiers, installers and end users alike, writes John Davies. The days of shifting cheap boxes are long gone as the market, very sensibly, has...
Posted On 22 May 2018
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GDPR: The Compliance Countdown has Begun

New regulations governing how European organisations approach data security will be enshrined into law on 25 May, imposing a host of new data security obligations for businesses operating within the European Union (EU). Chris Russell explores the operational implications. The aim...
Posted On 19 May 2016
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Security companies adopt electronic guarding solution based on Xtralis’ ADPRO XOa 3.2 software

The all-new ADPRO XOa 3.2 software just introduced by Xtralis “vastly improves” the company’s electronic guard (eGuard) capability and enables both “service augmentation and positive transitions” for security officers employed by some of the largest...
Posted On 15 Jan 2016
It’s extremely important for building owners to seek fire safety equipment that comes from a robust and transparent supply chain
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“End users must seek fire safety equipment from ‘robust and transparent’ supply chains” states Hochiki Europe

Ray Turner explains why it’s vitally important for building owners and security/fire safety/risk managers to seek fire safety equipment for their premises that originates from a robust and transparent supply chain.  Building owners rely on the use of high-performance fire...
Posted On 14 Apr 2015