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Video Surveillance | CCTV
GSN 2012 Awards announced: White House deputy of homeland security recognized for leadership at annual gala
Hundreds of the best of the homeland security community’s federal, state and municipal government officials, government contractors, systems integrators, IT vendors and physical security product and solutions providers all came together the night of November 29 in a ballroom of the Washington, D.C. convention center to receive accolades.
The GSN awards dinner, which has become a Washington tradition over the last four years, offered a chance for the excellence and civic-minded spirit of homeland security efforts nationwide to be recognized.
Government Security News has announced that its 2011 Homeland Security Awards Program will officially open for business and start accepting entries in the program’s 45 awards categories on Tuesday, April 26.
Alan Avidan, President, indicates that OzVision is pushing the forefront of hosted video services for dealers and users. The company’s government market includes military bases, government facilities, and national monuments such as the Washington Monument, the State of Liberty and Ford’s Theater. Avidan calls for dealers and central services to join in the hosted video movement, which he describes as the future of the industry.
Scott Schnell, CEO, describes Video IQ’s next generation of video surveillance, where each of its high-definition cameras has video analytics plus half a year of storage with the camera itself, thus eliminating the high cost of storage and networking. According to Schnell, VideoIQ’s cameras with high-definition sensors can track up to 24 objects simultaneously and have 3X the field of view of conventional high-definition cameras with analytics.
CITY OF INDUSTRY, CA Jan. 16, 2017 Hikvision USA Inc., the North American leader in innovative, award-winning video surveillance products, delivered a new security system that will be used for classroom instruction as well as security at Kids World, a non-profit school for students with disabilities, located in Taylorsville, Utah.
LAS VEGAS Jan. 16, 2017 This new feature provides each trainer the capability to immediately review multiple video recordings once they are captured. Because the system is 100% mobile, training and after action reviews can be conducted anywhere. This allows tactical leaders and trainers to watch multiple video streams simultaneously in real time. They can then provide on-site analysis of actions that just occurred.
CAMAS, WA Jan. 10, 2017 PLEXSYS Interface Products, Inc. announces acquisition of the shares of all ImmersaView Companies.
MESA, AZ Jan. 5, 2017 According to the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles' (DHSMV) fifth annual report on Red-Light Safety Cameras, intersections equipped with the technology are bucking an alarming statewide trend. While overall crashes statewide have increased by 33 percent from 2012-2015, crashes specifically related to red-light running at red-light safety camera intersections have decreased by more than 3 percent.
BEER-SHEVA, Israel…Dec. 27, 2016 ImageSat International (ISI) and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) announced a collaboration to leverage BGU’s breakthrough spectroscopy imaging research and develop a high performance, high resolution hyperspectral/ultraspectral imaging system with vast flight- and space-based remote sensing applications.
Remote sensing from space or aircraft has a wide range of applications including agriculture, climate and pollution monitoring, homeland security, and commodity exploration.
ALLEN, TX Dec. 29, 2016 Less than a month after the Columbus City Council approved the WatchGuard Video contract for 1,575 VISTA® Body Cameras, the Columbus Police Department has begun deployment of the body-worn cameras. WatchGuard, a privately-held U.S. manufacturer of in-car and body-worn camera systems for law enforcement, was selected by the department after careful vetting and evaluation of 5 vendors and 6 models of cameras. The contract was approved at the City Council meeting held on December 5th, 2016.