IDIS introduces new direct IP 5MP compact fisheye at ISC West IDIS introduces new direct IP 5MP compact fisheye at ISC West

IDIS officially launched the new DirectIP Super Fisheye 5MP Compact camera (DC-Y6513RX) in booth #18059 at the ISC West Security exhibition in Las Vegas, Nevada, the latest in the company’s popular “Super Fisheye” range of DirectIP fisheye cameras, well-known for their exceptional dual-side dewarping and Smart UX Controls, allowing for smooth and intuitive panning, tracking, and zooming with award-winning ease and accuracy.

The DC-Y6513RX installer and end-user requests for a more compact 360° camera, able to capture high-definition images in all lighting conditions without blind spots, and the ability to benefit from heat mapping without the hassle and cost of additional appliances or analytics software.

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Video Mount Products (VMP) Celebrates 25th Anniversary at 2019 ISC West Video Mount Products (VMP) Celebrates  25th Anniversary at 2019 ISC West

A quarter century in the books…and on the wall.

Video Mount Products, a provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial, residential, and pro audio/video markets, is proud to announce that it is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and will be celebrating and featuring its popular lines during ISC West 2019, held in Las Vegas, Nev. from April 10-12 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, booth #1046.

“It’s amazing to think of all the technologies that have come and gone and the up and down economies since 1994,” said Keith Fulmer, president of Video Mount Products and a 33-year industry veteran who joined VMP in 1996.

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Securex West Africa 2019; Stand Highlights Securex West Africa 2019; Stand Highlights

Calling all Securex West Africa 2019 visitors! Tomorrow will mark ONE week exactly until we open our doors for the 9TH edition of the region’s largest exhibition and conference for Security, Fire and Safety. In anticipation of this, we wanted to give you a summary of this year’s highlights you won’t want to miss during your visit.

With more than 2,500 of your colleagues already pre-registered to attend, this year is set to be our most attended edition to date.

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US Homeland Security Chief resigns US Homeland Security Chief resigns

The US Secretary of Homeland Security, Kirstjen Nielsen, who enforced some of President Donald Trump’s controversial border policies, has resigned.

President Trump stated that Customs and Border Protection Commissioner Kevin McAleenan will replace her temporarily.

Ms Nielsen was responsible for the proposed border wall with Mexico and the separation of migrant families.

Her resignation came after the president indicated he wanted to follow a “tougher” immigration policy.

He has often accused Ms Nielsen of not being tough enough.

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Hikvision hosts the second AI Cloud Summit in Hangzhou Hikvision hosts the second AI Cloud Summit in Hangzhou

Hikvision successfully hosted the second ‘Shaping Intelligence’ AI Cloud Summit at Hangzhou Whitehorse Lake International Exhibition Centre from 29-30 March.

Under the theme of ‘Data Enrichment with AI’, the summit served as a platform for AI Cloud ecosystem partners to exchange knowledge on leading-edge AI and big data technologies and applications. It comprised a main forum and four sub-forums on the topics of Finance, Commerce, Public Services and Smart Governance for Cities. Over 3,000 participants took part, including Hikvision customers, industry leaders, academic experts and partners.

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Percepto autonomous drone solution assessed in US operational experimentation program Percepto autonomous drone solution assessed in US operational experimentation program

Percepto, the
market leader of on-site autonomous drone solutions, has revealed that it
participated in an operational experimentation program with the Department of
Homeland Security (DHS) and the Science and Technology Directorate in
collaboration with the US Army in March.

They were
invited to participate in the program to evaluate the ability of autonomous drones to
perform intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations and to confirm
the presence of adversary assets.

The event was
held at Quantico, enabled more than 100 participants from the DHS, Department
of Defense, Department of Energy, academia and the private sector to experience
the Percepto Solution alongside
25 other technologies, in an urban warfare test scenario. 

Dor
Abuhasira, CEO of Percepto, said: â€œ[We were] honoured to be invited
to participate in this operational experimentation program.

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Homeland Security launch new Detroit task force to protect national security Homeland Security launch new Detroit task force to protect national security

In an effort to mitigate vulnerabilities within the commerce stream that threaten the nation’s consumers and to protect national security, Homeland Security officials recently launched its Global Trade Task Force (GTTF), a US Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI)-led multi-agency effort that leverages robust import and export controls and investigative authorities to combat illicit commercial activities. Authorities announced results from a recent task force effort March 11 at Detroit’s Fort Street Cargo Facility.

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IDIS to showcase latest cybersecurity, deep learning and camera innovations at ISC West 2019 IDIS to showcase latest cybersecurity, deep learning and camera innovations at ISC West 2019

IDIS will celebrate five years at ISC West International Security Exhibition in Las Vegas, April 10-12th, with a comprehensive showcase of the South Korean manufacturer’s IDIS Total Surveillance Solution in booth #18059. Highlights of the company’s fifth anniversary with ISC West include areas of special emphasis on cybersecurity, deep learning analytics and facial recognition, and solutions for the retail and banking sectors; and a review of IDIS’s latest technology releases.

Founded in 1997 by experts in computer science and artificial intelligence, IDIS has grown to become the largest manufacturer of video surveillance technology within South Korea and a leader in industry innovation, anchored by the company’s flagship DirectIP offering—a  true plug-and-play solution that eliminates the complexity of installing and operating networked surveillance systems, and extending through to the modular, feature-rich IDIS Solution Suite software and IDIS latest Deep Learning Engine-powered analytics.

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Ask the expert: Spectral Edge Ask the expert: Spectral Edge

Christopher Cytera, Chief Operating Officer at Spectral Edge discusses how to deliver surveillance colour accuracy detail, capable of improving facial, object and action recognition in even the most challenging lighting conditions.

What is Spectral Edge’s secret of achieving colour accuracy and detail in very low light conditions?

Spectral Edge Fusion achieves colour accuracy thanks to our patented algorithm for image fusion which dynamically weights visual information from visible (RGB) and Near Infrared (NIR) light, pixel-by pixel, before combining the two for best results, all without taking any information away and all in real-time.

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Traka timetables key management at AUCSO’s annual conference Traka timetables key management at AUCSO’s annual conference

Traka is attending the annual AUCSO conference to present its latest automated intelligent key and asset management systems to ensure the safety of students, staff and contractors across university campuses.

The Association of University Chief Security Officers (AUCSO) Annual Conference will be held on 2 – 4 April at Aston University in Birmingham to showcase the latest innovations and best practice relating to security management within the universities, colleges and institutions of higher and further education.

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