The well-known stranger – A.K.A. Grundig Security

CCTV MAG - GRUNDIG interview

Interview with Katerina Ryan about Grundig Security’s present and future SecuriForum – security and fire exhibition, Budapest – held at the end of September this year, where Security division of Grundig exposed their core product range. Katerina Ryan represented the company during the Show as the first task as Area … Continue reading

CathexisVision 2017 Released

Cathexis Technologies launched CathexisVision 2017, the latest software release. In additional to the world-class features and sophisticated functionality that customers have already come to expect from CathexisVision, the 2017 software release boasts an extended range of new features, which culminate into one of the most sophisticated, yet intuitive security and … Continue reading

Axis’ laser focus technology for PTZ CCTV cameras


Conventional PTZ CCTV cameras may take longer to autofocus when lighting conditions are challenging such as at dusk or dawn. AXIS Q6155-E PTZ Dome Network Camera features a built-in laser that measures the distance between the camera and the object of interest. This allows the camera to focus much faster … Continue reading

FLIR RSX-F Thermal Fire Sensor for Rail Coaches


FLIR RSX-F Combines FLIR Lepton Thermal Sensor and Visual Imaging for Improved Fire Detection and Passenger Safety FLIR Systems announced the FLIR RSX-F intelligent sensor for advanced fire detection inside rail coaches. The FLIR RSX-F uses the FLIR Lepton® thermal sensor and high-definition visual imaging for fire and occupancy detection … Continue reading

Dahua’s Penta-brid Video Recorder – XVR


Dahua Technology announced the launch of its XVR, a “Penta-brid” video recorder. Dahua XVR is an ideal one for all recorders which supports four mainstream analog camera types in the market as well as IP CCTV camera. It offers compatibility as well as storage flexibility. “Penta-brid” Dahua XVR is a … Continue reading

Hikvision at Essen 2016


At Security Essen 2016, Hikvision will showcase to visitors several key products and additions to the company’s expanding range. Illustrating that Hikvision is not only a video surveillance manufacturer but a complete ‘end-to-end’ system solutions provider, Hikvision will be showcasing their new surveillance, and Pyronix home & business intruder alarm … Continue reading

HCI – a new and fancy acronym

CCTV MAG - convergence

OK, I might be a little bit cynic. HCI is not new. It’s 2+ years old, and there were “Human-Computer Interaction” and “Human-Computer Interface,” plus “Human Capital Index,” etc. before. I love acronyms. You never know – like Bertie Bott’s Every Flavour Beans – what’s inside. In this case, it’s Hyper-Converged … Continue reading

AXIS 20MP IP CCTV camera with Canon EF/EF-S lenses


AXIS Q1659 IP CCTV Camera combines a high-performance image sensor and Canon EF/EF-S lenses with the full range of Axis flexibility, ease-of-use and efficiency features to provide exceptional image quality in extreme detail for a range of surveillance needs. The camera brings a new level of ultra-high image quality for … Continue reading

Sony’s new 4K IP CCTV solutions

Sony 4K NVR

Sony’s NVR & network VMS support all levels of network camera formats, including 4K. The new recorder and software system supports a variety of IP camera formats, up to the newest 4K technologies including Sony’s 4K network cameras. The addition of a recording and content management solution capable of supporting 4K … Continue reading