Marketplace: PTZ Cameras, Alarm Monitoring, Mobile Intercoms, and More
What are the latest products and solutions offered in the security industry? Here are a few that came across Security Management’s radar in the past month.
High-Speed PTZ Cameras
The new Rapid PTZ line of cameras from i-PRO Co. Ltd., features up to 4K resolution and IR illumination. The cameras have a small form factor, so they can be discreetly deployed on low ceilings or rooftop eaves. They feature comprehensive edge AI capabilities and a range of resolution options. With gear-driven pan and tilt speeds up to 700 degrees per second, operators can leverage the cameras to cover wider areas quickly. Learn more at i-pro.com.
Access Control and Alarm Monitoring System
The new value-added features and enhancements in LenelS2’s OnGuard Version 8.2 access control and alarm monitoring system allow users to prioritize the optimization of security profiles, boost operational efficiency, and deliver a more customized and intuitive experience. The new version offers an override functionality to access doors in locked mode so first responders can navigate a building during sitewide lockdowns. Learn more at www.lenels2.com.
The latest version of Genetec’s SIP-based Sipelia Communications Management system is now integrated within the Genetec Mobile app so users can quickly make and receive audio/video calls, broadcast messages on PA speakers, and trigger standard operating procedures straight from their mobile phones. This integration enhances a security team’s awareness by unifying incoming calls with the rest of the security system. It also enables swift and unified communication responses in the event of emergencies. Pre-recorded messages can be played based on schedules or event-to-action configurations. Learn more at www.genetec.com/.
Video Management Software
The XProtect 2023 R2 software upgrade from Milestone Systems brings additional advancements for video management software (VMS) users, including adaptive playback, video restrictions, adaptive view for exports, a rapid REVIEW enhanced installer, and improvements in server failover capabilities. These functions combine to reduce system load and offer a smoother viewing experience. The new release also includes a feature that enables users to share links to live video streams between mobile client users to improve the efficiency of field security personnel. Learn more at milestonesys.com.
Network Video Recorder
The NVR-1U-8CH from 3xLOGIC is a feature-packed but cost-effective device designed for small to medium-sized enterprises operating in commercial, educational, healthcare, or warehouse and distribution environments that need a network video recorder (NVR) that is easy to install, configure, monitor, and maintain. The device features a large 256GB solid state drive, and it can deliver PoE+ up to 30W for each of its eight channels, enabling full PTZ control. A remote management feature enables a user to access the system from anywhere with Internet access. Learn more at 3xlogic.com.