PACOM Professional PPRO-DR-960H-32Hybrid from Hills is a fully featured, high performance hybrid DVR, optimised for Full HD surveillance.
Combining 2MP real-time recording on all 32 channels with the ability to record 16 analogue cameras and 16 IP cameras in real-time or 32 IP cameras in real-time, this DVR is perfect for applications where megapixel cameras can be utilised to provide higher resolution images in key areas of interest.
With its high quality, intuitive graphic user interface, both installers and operators will be impressed by its accessibility, making the PPRO-DR-960H-32Hybrid the best choice for security professionals demanding ease of use and Full HD quality. ♦
JUST released by Inner Range is the Prisma-SIFER Terminal for the Integriti integrated access and security system.
Prisma-SIFER incorporates a SIFER card reader that can be used for general access control or for high-security card and PIN code authentication as well as all the standard security options provided by the Prisma Terminal. It features 8 status LEDs, a colour LCD screen and inbuilt temperature sensor.
The user interface comprises an easy to read text and icon display with user control achieved with a simple scroll wheel and function key based navigation system. The colour and intensity of the keypad backlighting and screen colour schemes are configurable and feature auto-dimming. Audible indications are provided by sophisticated 8-bit digital sound tones and options are provided for date/time and temperature on the display. ♦
BGWT reports it has just taken delivery of Panasonic’s new E-Series 1080p camera range and Rob Meachem, GM for BGW Technologies, says the camera is a sight to see.
“Panasonic E-Series 1080P range has just landed in Australia and this product is hot,” Meachem said. “Not only is it feature-rich with 1080p resolution, wide dynamic range, integrated IR, Onvif compliance and a price that will get some attention, but it’s Panasonic – the brand the end users know and trust.
“We are thrilled to have this new 1080p camera line up in our range” Meachem said. “Our customers tell us they are always seeking a technology brand that end customers recognise and it doesn’t get much more recognisable or trusted than Panasonic.”
According to Meachem, technical information, brochures and prices are all available from BGWT and the new cameras are in stock now. ♦
ACCORDING to QSS, the garage door is one of the most overlooked yet frequently used entrances to your customer’s home.
Aeotec’s Garage Door Controller brings the intelligence of the connected-home and Z-Wave to that vital entry point. The Aeotec Garage Door Controller is a smart and wireless garage door control system that allows users to open, close, or pause their garage door using a wireless signal at the gateway, via a client or using a phone application.
Users can also control garage doors using an external switch when their controller or mobile phone is not to hand. Easily connected to a door’s existing motor, the Garage Door Controller also with a suite of security and safety sensors, and it’s now available from Q Security Systems. ♦
BOSCH starlight cameras will be even further enhanced with improved light sensitivity, front and backlight compensation; higher frames rates as well as a wider choice of resolutions and form factors. All Bosch IP 6000, 7000 and 8000 starlight cameras will also now feature Bosch video analytics at the edge as standard.
The complete IP starlight camera portfolio from Bosch offers a wider selection of resolutions (720p, 1080p, 5 megapixel) and form factors including fixed box, fixed dome or moving dome cameras; as well as extremely rugged moving cameras for when conditions get tough. The starlight portfolio also offers higher dynamic ranges of up to 120 dB for perfect exposure in all lighting conditions regardless of front and backlight, as well as frame rates of up to 60 frames per second to easily capture fast moving objects.
ICT ProtegeWX wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system
ICT ProtegeWX is a wizard-based access control, intrusion, lift control and automation system that supports 10,000 users, 50,000 events, 512 inputs, 512 outputs, 128 doors, 8 elevator cards and 32 floors per car. ProtegeWX is fully scalable and offers browser and app-based management.
ICT’S ProtegeWX is a wizard-based security system that puts access control, intrusion detection, lift control and automation into the hands of installers in an affordable, expandable and easy to manage package. Modular, you start with a controller or an affordable starter kit and build out using optional modules to meet the expanding needs of your application. The notion of ProtegeWX is a solution that you unbox, connect the power supply, power up the controller and launch the web browser on your laptop using the controller’s IP address. Because it uses wizards for setup and programming, installers are guided through configuration in a trice.
GIVEN Axis developed its 20MP APS-C CCTV camera for detailed surveillance over long distances in cities, airports, transport hubs, stadiums and the like, it makes good sense to test this 1kg lump on the 56th floor of the MLC Centre with a view clear across Woolloomooloo, the naval base at Garden Island and up Sydney Harbour across Bradleys Head.
Bushfire on Bradley's Head had an impact on our long shots, just as you'd expect it would...
WD Blue is a 250GB, 500GB or 1TB 2.5-inch or M.2 solid state SATA drive designed to provide reliable, affordable storage, which is also fast enough for typical electronic security applications.
With read speeds up to 545MB/s and write speeds up to 525MB/s, WD Blue SATA SSDs deliver fast system boot times and less load time. Endurance rating of up to 400TBW and a 1.75 million hour MTBF, along with a 3-year warranty. ♦
CISCO Meraki has launched a new product line, the MV21 internal and MV71 external security cameras managed using a web-based dashboard and integrate industrial-grade solid state storage.
Meraki CCTV require no on-premise hardware, no external recording devices and no standalone software packages. Central to this capability is a 128GB solid state drive that stores up to 3 weeks of images streams locally, while allowing remote access.
Each camera has a 3-10mm varifocal lens with remote control, resolution is 720p HD, with H.264 compression and there’s 30m of IR support. Warranty is 3 years.
According to Cicso, less than 50kbps of metadata streams to the cloud per camera when footage is not being viewed, eliminating excessive WAN usage.
DALLMEIER’S DDF5400HD 4K Ultraline camera series, distributed locally by C.R. Kennedy, has been designed for applications requiring very high resolution images in real time.
The camera is available with an integrated lens in a vandal-resistant dome housing. It can be conventionally supplied with an external power supply unit or conveniently with Power over Ethernet (PoE Class 0, IEEE 802.3af).
The high resolution of the sensor and the sophisticated image processing enable real-time recordings with UHD resolution at a frame rate of up to 25/30 fps (2160p/30) with excellent quality. Thus, the camera is ideally suited when capturing the finest details in real time is required.
The camera is equipped with an ambient light sensor and a removable IR cut filter and can automatically switch between day and night mode. In addition, different day and night presets for the exposure settings can be defined and adjusted.