Mayflex secures deal to distribute Avigilon HD Surveillance Solutions

Mayflex, the cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions distributor, has been appointed as a distributor for Avigilon, a leader in high-definition and megapixel video surveillance solutions. The agreement will see Mayflex become the UK’s distribution Read more


Designed to meet the need for high performance network video surveillance systems that combine versatility and scalability with crisp full HD image quality, the new Vectis HX NVS software package from Security Products from Siemens allows monitoring and recording of images from up to 64 IP cameras per installed network system.

For Siemens IP cameras, this innovative software also provides full remote control facilities, including PTZ control and, in addition, ONVIF support allows the connection of third party cameras that are compliant with this widely used open standard. Read more

Samsung introduce HD-SDI camera and DVR range to deliver the benefits of Full HD over analogue cabling

Samsung’s new HD-SDI cameras and DVR deliver all the benefits of Full HD over analogue cabling.

Until now, the capture, viewing and recording of high definition images has been synonymous with IP network systems. The technology however built into Samsung’s new HD-SDI cameras and DVR allows the transmission of uncompressed and non-packetized Full HD (1080P) video over analogue cabling.

One of the main benefits of HD-SDI technology is that there is zero loss of image data and zero latency when viewing images. This makes Samsung’s new SCB-6000 fixed camera and  SCD-6080 internal dome ideal for applications where evidence grade images are required, such as airports, ports, banks, casinos and retail environments, but where is it not viable or cost effective, to transmit the images over a network. Read more

SANYO to offer HD camera technology training courses

HD camera technology training coursesSANYO has announced that it will be offering HD camera technology training courses to educate end-users, specifiers and consultants, installers, system integrators and distributors on how to design, install and commission a CCTV system based around Full HD camera technology.

“Since the beginning of 2010 we have seen a dramatic increase in the number of people who wish to learn more about our Full HD camera range,” said David Hammond, European Sales Manager for SANYO’s CCTV division. “It is clear that there is a hunger for information on how to capitalise on the substantial benefits offered by Full HD camera technology. We have therefore decided to invest in the development of four separate modular training courses, all of which will be certificated and tailored to cater for the specific requirements of different types of stakeholders, i.e. end-users, consultants, installers/system integrators and distributors.” Read more

MULTIEYE® Success Stories

MTN Group, the biggest telecommunication service provider in Africa trusts in MULTIEYE® HDTV Video Surveillance Products

Back in the middle of January 2010 the MTN Group, the leading telecommunication service provider in Africa received an artec technologies AG MULTIEYE® HDTV video surveillance system for its data centre in Cameroon.

The objective target of MTN Cameroon was to monitor the whole premises as well as the entries and the exits and all server rooms with as few high resolution network cameras as possible. For this reason the 1.3 MP cameras of IQinVision were installed. Thanks to the employment of the MULTIEYE® management software VideoCenter II the security staff now has a complete and detailed overview on the open-air ground and all entries and exits at any time. Read more