Security & Safety Things Brings Application Store for Smart Cameras to CES 2021

15 December, 2020 — Security and Safety Things GmbH announced it will be partnering with Bosch to highlight its open IoT platform for smart cameras at the first ever all digital CES® 2021, to be held January 11 – 14, 2021. Security & Safety Things (S&ST) will showcase their IoT platform, which includes an open operating system for security cameras, a marketplace Application Store, modern device management including digital twins and an app development environment. The company will demonstrate how AI-enabled smart cameras can provide benefits for industries such as retail, entertainment and transportation.

Aiphone announces intercom entrance station is now hearing aid-compatible


Redmond, Wash. – December 3, 2020 – Aiphone, the leading international manufacturer of intercom and security communication products, is announcing its IXG Series tenant, guard, and entrance stations are integrated with Telecoil (T-Coil) to assist individuals with hearing loss or impairments wearing compatible devices.

Security & Safety Things highlighted collaborative power of open systems at inaugural escon 2020 event


17 November, 2020 — Security and Safety Things GmbH, along with a roster of industry leaders, highlighted the benefit of an open approach at the first ever escon 2020 digital Ecosystem Conference last week, discussing the current successes and future developments of smart cameras and open systems. Security & Safety Things (S&ST) also offered a sneak preview of 2021, which included the company’s positioning as the fastest growing app store for smart cameras and several pilot projects in various vertical markets.

Johnson Controls releases new victor Application Servers for scalable video management


MILWAUKEE (November 17, 2020) – Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart and sustainable buildings and architect of the OpenBlue digital platforms, introduces the Tyco American Dynamics victor Application Servers. These servers are ideal when managing video from VideoEdge NVRs via the victor VMS. Scalable from single-site locations to enterprise-level deployments (SAS and MAS), these servers are available in several form factors…

ONVIF Hosts 22nd Developers’ Plugfest as a Virtual Event

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SAN RAMON, Calif. – November 12, 2020. ONVIF®, the leading global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, hosted its 22nd ONVIF Developers’ Plugfest as a virtual event in October – supporting the continued demand for interoperable solutions. Nearly 50 developers and engineers from 26 ONVIF member companies gathered virtually over two weeks in October and completed nearly 200 hours of testing….

How smart surveillance can optimize retail operations and increase sales during the holiday season


5 November, 2020 — Retailers who have successfully navigated difficult spring and summer months are finding themselves facing new obstacles in the critical holiday season shopping. While businesses have been safely and successfully reopening with proper health and safety guidelines in place to protect customers and employees, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on holiday shopping is yet to be seen.

Aiphone adds a new weather-resistant IP video door station to its IX Series portfolio


Redmond, Wash. – November 5, 2020 – Aiphone, the leading international manufacturer of intercom and security communication products, has added the IX-EA IP video door station intercom to its robust IX Series portfolio.  The IX-EA is a surface mount, weather-resistant IP video door station equipped with a 1.23-megapixel fixed color camera that can be programmed to call up to 20 different stations…

C•CURE 9000 integration with HID Origo Mobile Identities allows for a convenient, easy-to-use smartphone access control solution


MILWAUKEE (October 28, 2020) – Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart and sustainable buildings and architect of the OpenBlue digital platforms is announcing the integration of its Tyco Software House C•CURE 9000 security and event management system with HID Global’s Origo® Mobile Identities and Seos® credential technology. This integration allows for the secure storage and over-air provisioning of access credentials to an…

Eagle Eye Networks Raises $40 million to Transform Video Surveillance by Combining Cloud and AI

AUSTIN, TX, October 27, 2020 – Eagle Eye Networks, the global leader in cloud video surveillance, has raised $40 million of Series E funding from venture capital firm Accel (Facebook, Spotify, DocuSign) to continue its growth and expand its technology leadership. Eagle Eye is leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) on its true cloud platform to dramatically reshape video surveillance and improve safety, security, operations, and customer service for businesses around the world.

exacqVision Q-Series from Johnson Controls offers an affordable, all-in-one surveillance solution


MILWAUKEE (October 26, 2020) – Johnson Controls, the global leader for smart and sustainable buildings and architect for OpenBlue digital platforms is announcing the exacqVision Q-Series from Tyco Exacq, bringing together an optimal combination of performance and affordability into a single network video recording solution. With support for up to 24 IP cameras and 16 analog cameras, this solution offers end users the flexibility to choose…