ONVIF releases Profile D for access control peripherals

ONVIF has released Profile D, a new profile that addresses interfaces for access control peripheral devices. Read More

ONVIF releases Profile M for metadata and events for video analytics

Profile M is designed to address the video analytics market, and expand the pathway for the increased use of metadata and event handling. Read More

New profile additions to promote surveillance interoperability on the agenda for ONVIF at IFSEC Connect

ONVIF details what it’s got planned for the future of interoperability standards in security, and what's on show at IFSEC Connect in June. Read More

ONVIF expands interoperability work with open source development

ONVIF has announced it is implementing open source for its network interface specifications for physical security technology. Read More

ONVIF’s Stuart Rawling on profile T, ONVIF at 10 and the future of security

In a wide-ranging interview Rawling discussed the latest, video streaming profile and reflected on the organisation’s achievements in its 10th anniversary year and how it might evolve to meet the needs of tomorrow’s security industry. Read More

First ONVIF-Friendly PoE Network Switches Herald Era of Installation Simplicity, Claims D-Link

IP camera supplier D-Link has unveiled the world’s first Power over Ethernet (PoE) network switches with ONVIF support. Read More

ONVIF on Profile T, H.265 and IoT Interoperability Beyond Security

An interview with Greg Alcorn, vice chairman of Communication Committee, who looks at the achievements of 2015 and reveals the organisation’s current priorities. Read More

ONVIF’s Latest Profile: A for Access Control Configuration

The organisation’s second access control profile was developed to expand the feature set and configurations related to credentials, access rules and schedules and address scenarios for broader use. Read More

ONVIF Introduces Profile Q to Tackle Cyber Security Challenges

Bosch Security Systems' product security officer is a key contributor to the ONVIF Profile Q Working Group and gives the lowdown on the new profile. Read More

MicroPower Technologies is Latest Video Surveillance Company to Join ONVIF

ONVIF compliance requirements for SOLVEIL, a wireless, solar-powered surveillance platform, are projected for completion by the fourth quarter of 2015. Read More

‘ONVIF Compliant’: How Such Claims Aren’t Always True

Six months after launching a campaign to combat rising numbers of false claims to ONVIF compliance, has ONVIF got a handle on the problem? Read More

The 44 Security Products in the Benchmark Innovation Awards

From surveillance to access control the entrants to an event being held live at IFSEC International 2015 next month features Milestone’s Husky M50, Iomniscient’s ASAP and Paxton’s Net2 Pro v5, among numerous other innovations. Read More

ONVIF, Drone Expert and New Scotland Yard Surveillance Specialist Confirmed for Tavcom Training Theatre at IFSEC 2015

Speakers at the Tavcom Training Theatre at London ExceL in June include Richard Beckley of New Scotland Yard's Central Forensic Image Team, drone tech expert John Mearman and two leading Tavcom tutors. Read More

5 Things Installers Need to Know About ONVIF

In an era where security technologies are ever-more integrated, the need for a global, open industry forum like ONVIF is only becoming more important. Read More

ONVIF: A Beginner’s Guide to the Security Standard for IP Tech

What is ONVIF? And why does it matter? Catherine Berce explains on behalf of the organisation itself. Read More

Mobotix and ONVIF: “H.264 Was Developed for Spielberg – Not Surveillance”:

Mobotix’s CEO explains why they’re now accommodating the H.264 video compression format, but warns that its limitations will eventually be exposed by growing technical demands. Read More


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