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.


Watch: Martin Gren of Axis Communications – top influencer among security vendors 2017 – at IFSEC

Gren, who co-founded the surveillance giant in 1984, recently topped our roll call of the Top 50 influencers in security & fire 2017: security manufacturers/service providers. Read More

Edesix launches VideoTag body-worn camera series at IFSEC 2017

Edesix’s VideoTag Series - encompassing the VT-100 and VT-50 - are the company’s smallest and most discreet incident recorders. Read More

IDIS introduces industry’s longest warranty and launches VA in the Box analytics as it marks 20th anniversary

South Korea’s largest video surveillance manufacturer unveiled several new products during a champagne reception for journalists, partners and customers at IFSEC last week. Read More

Watch: Milestone Systems at IFSEC 2017

Watch IFSEC TV's interview with Kenneth Hune Peterson, chief sales and marketing officer at Milestone Systems, from the show floor at IFSEC 2017. Read More

Watch: Hikvision interview at IFSEC 2017

Watch IFSEC TV's interview with Keen Yao, VP of international business for Hikvision. Read More

Calipsa launches AI-powered video monitoring at IFSEC

UK start-up Calipsa is launching its next generation video surveillance technology built on deep learning software models at IFSEC. The […] Read More

Surveillance camera strategy will “drive up standards”

The three-year national surveillance camera strategy for England and Wales will help to drive up standards while at the same […] Read More

Redvision officially unveils “quietest, fastest ever” PTZ and mould-breaking rugged camera enclosure

The UK-based supplier of high-end CCTV hardware has been showing off its new rugged PTZ – VOLANT – and customisable camera housing range – VEGA – at IFSEC 2017. Read More

Hanwha Techwin demonstrates Wisenet HD+ and focuses on cybersecurity at IFSEC 2017

During IFSEC, Hanwha Techwin is providing live demonstrations of the company’s various camera and NVR products. Read More

Tackling drones, phones and unknowns: innovative solutions for securer prisons

An in depth look at the security challenges faced by prisons and the technology being deployed to surmount them, notably a widening array of drones. Read More