Video Surveillance and CCTV

‘Secure by default’ in the age of converged security

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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, connected to a 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 TechwinZK Teco and Tyco.

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

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WATCH: How Hanwha Techwin uses AI to make video surveillance smarter

Uri Guterman, head of product & marketing of Hanwha, talks us through the benefits of why AI is used for its various imaging technology that is applied to various business sectors including Access Control and Intruder Alert, in an interview at IFSEC International at ExCeL London in June 2019. Read More

‘Secure by default’ in the age of converged security

Insights shared at IFSEC 2019 by respected experts in AI, enterprise security risk management, resilience and cybersecurity, among other disciplines. Read More

Eagle Eye Cloud VMS integrated with a further 15 body cameras

Eagle Eye Networks says consolidating management of fixed and body cameras into a single interface reduces training needs and boosts security and reliability. Read More

IDIS launches Lightmaster PTZ camera

Full-HD, 36x optical zoom IR camera has been designed to meet demand for wide area coverage and perimeter protection in all lighting conditions. Read More

Axis Communications launches network cameras for AXIS P32 and AXIS M32 series

The AXIS P32 cameras have varifocal lens and remote zoom and focus while the AXIS M32 models are IK10-rated with edge storage. Read More

Hanwha Techwin is latest Milestone Platinum Technology Partner

The Milestone Technology Partner Program offers applications, hardware and services complementary to the Milestone XProtect video management platform. Read More

The video surveillance report 2019

The cloud, AI, face recognition and the impact of Brexit on surveillance projects are among the topics covered in the report’s fifth annual edition. Read More

Genetec on Security Center 5.8 and leveraging social media for situational awareness

Headquartered in Montreal, Genetec provides unified security, public safety, operations and business intelligence solutions. It’s flagship product, Security Center is […] Read More

Benchmark Magazine Innovation Awards 2019: winners announced

The publication rigorously tests hardware and software under a range of conditions to see how it meets the needs of today’s security teams. Read More

Axis Communications launches PTZ camera with emphasis on analytics and cybersecurity

The AXIS P5655-E PTZ, says the video surveillance pioneer, offers high performance around imaging, security features, analytics and video compression. Read More



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