Video Surveillance and CCTV

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Video Surveillance or CCTV (closed circuit television), represents the largest segment of Security technology.

Video cameras are used to observe an area and connected to recording device or IP Network and monitored in a Control Room.

Video surveillance technologies are used for far more than their roots in crime detection, with video analytics solutions able to serve a variety of applications  such as traffic and crowd control management.

Popular manufacturers include Hikvision, Sony, Panasonic, Axis Communications, IDIS, Pelco, Hanwha Techwin, Y3K and Tyco.

Browse our directory for a full listing of video surveillance manufacturers.

Redvision previews “fast, accurate, silent” PTZ and customisable camera housing ranges

With Redvision, installers can offer customers something genuinely different in a market lacking variety and obsessed with driving down prices, IFSEC Global heard at a pre-launch party for innovative cameras being unveiled at IFSEC 2017 next month. Read More

Edesix launches head and torso-mounted body-worn cameras

New head and torso-mounted cameras have been launched by Edesix, a specialist in body-worn cameras. Read More

Genetec announces product line-up

Genetec will be exhibiting Security Center 5.6, with new HTML5 web client, as well as previewing access control-as-a-service and new applications for retail and law enforcement. Read More

Axis Communications opens new ‘Experience Centre’ as it celebrates 20 years at the top

During a launch event Axis’ partners met with the senior management team and were invited to explore how the new centre in Luton, just outside London, operates. Read More

How network video can support suicide prevention on the rail network

This white paper touches on the impact of suicide when committed on the rail network and concentrates on how network video might contribute to its prevention. Read More

Genetec releases latest version of off-street parking enforcement software Free-Flow

During the 2017 International Parking Institute (IPI) Conference and Expo, Montreal-headquartered Genetec will demonstrate the latest version of Free-Flow, its off-street parking enforcement software. Read More

Milestone Systems video: Are you ready for the next step in video management software?

Bjorn Skou Eilertsen, CTO of Milestone Systems, previews his forthcoming presentation at IFSEC International 2017. Read More

Hanwha Techwin MD Bob Hwang: We spotted the potential of AI before anyone else

Hwang discusses Hanwha Techwin's latest product development, artificial intelligence, warranties and customer support services for the whole supply chain. Read More

Redvision’s RV30 X-Series cameras integrate with Digifort’s platform

Set analytics profiles are now available on each Redvision RV30 pan, tilt, zoom (PTZ) dome cameras’ preset, using the newly-integrated Digifort video management software. Read More

Milestone Systems ties up partnership with Soliton Systems

Milestone Systems, the global leader in IP video management software (VMS) for video surveillance solutions, is partnering with mobile video streaming specialist Soliton Systems. Read More