Tag Archives: video management system

TYCO SECURITY PRODUCTS’ NEW HOLIS HD TRIBRID RECORDERS AND AMERICAN DYNAMICS HD ANALOG CAMERAS OFFER AFFORDABLE WAY TO GET SUPERIOR VIDEO QUALITY

Capture4

Value-based Holis HD Tribrid Video Recorders combine with a new suite of American Dynamics HD analog cameras to provide an affordable recording solution for any small to medium size business.

By supporting 720P and 1080P cameras over coax infrastructure, Holis 4, 8, and 16-channel HD recorders take advantage of existing analog infrastructure to provide cost-effective installations while offering superior video quality never before attained over coax.

The new suite of HD cameras – including fixed and varifocal Bullet Cameras and Mini-Domes – offers an excellent alternative to IP cameras and allows users to upgrade their system over time while protecting their CCTV investment.

HD technology supports high resolution video (1080P/720P) over a coax infrastructure with transmission distances of 300m (1080p) and 500m (720p). Initially proprietary, technologies appear to be moving to provide cross-functional support.

HD technology allows customers to leverage existing analog infrastructure for a simple, cost-effective IP video solution. It is an ideal solution for customers who:

  • Currently have analog but are looking to expand or increase video resolution
  • Consider price a major factor
  • Are installing a new system and seeking analog solutions
  • Have a maximum need of 16 cameras
  • Have limited networking experience

Benefits of HD Analog Architecture:                                                                                                        

  • Reduces Installation Costs
  • No New Training Required
  • Lowers Cyber Attack Risks
  • Reduces Complexity
  • Decreases Network Latency

 

HD Benefits

 

Holis Recorder Highlights:

HD Camera Highlights:

Holis Recorder Highlights:

General Features

The Holis HD Tribrid Video Recorders offer an affordable recording solution for any small to medium size business. Holis HD is flexible by supporting HD analog cameras, SD analog cameras, and the Illustra Essentials line of IP cameras. The Holis HD recorders have easy-to-use features such as search, record, digital zoom, and export.

joint specs

4, 8-Channel Recorders

4.8Channel Recorders1

  • 4 and 8 BNC video inputs
  • One audio channel input (RCA)
  • 1 SATA HDD (up to 6TB Video Storage)
  • Power Supply – 12VDC / 2A
  • 10W power consumption (without HDD)
  • 325mm x 255mm x 55mm (W x D x H)

 

16-Channel Recorders

4.8Channel Recorders2

  • 16 BNC Video Inputs
  • 4 audio channel inputs (RCA)
  • 2 SATA HDD (up to 12TB Total Storage)
  • Power Supply – 12VDC / 5A
  • 16 alarm inputs / 3 relay outputs
  • 15W power consumption (without HDD)
  • 375mm x 285mm x 55mm (W x D x H)

 

Remote Client for Multi-Site Deployments

Holis recorders offer optimal surveillance flexibility for customers who require a recording solution at multiple sites.

  • Live View
  • Playback
  • System Setup
  • Alarm Notification
  • Activity Log

remote client

 

Web Client for Remote Applications

Holis recorders are ideal for remote locations that may be part of a larger organization.  The Holis web client  ensures continual surveillance, no matter how widespread your facilities are.

  • Live View
  • Playback
  • System Setup
  • Alarm Notification
  • Supported Browsers
    • Internet Explorer
    • Firefox
    • Safari
    • Chrome (requires Chrome web service)

web client

 

Full Featured Mobile App

Manage your video on the go with the full-featured Holis Go mobile app.

  • iPhone & Android available
    • Search iTunes & GooglePlay
  • Live/Playback Video
  • Save Favorite Views
  • View Multiple Locations
  • Event Notifications

Capture3



HD Camera Highlights:

General HD Camera Features

The suite of HD cameras – including Bullet Cameras, Mini-Domes, and Domes – offers an excellent alternative to IP cameras and allows users to upgrade their system over time while protecting their CCTV investment.

camera joint specs

Fixed HD Bullet and Mini-Dome Cameras

Our fixed HD bullet and mini-dome cameras boast a 3.6mm fixed lenses and provide up to 1080p video resolution (1920 x 1080) in an uncompressed format over the same standard coaxial cable that is used for standard CCTV cameras.

Where most dome cameras operate on two axes, the fixed mini-dome’s 3-axis feature has a much wider field of view and features Smart Infrared for recording over 196 feet away in total darkness.

The IR bullet camera is waterproof, rated IP67, and features WDR making it an ideal solution for applications with volatile weather or lighting conditions.

 Capture1

 

Varifocal HD Bullet and Dome Cameras

Our varifocal HD bullet and dome cameras feature a 2.7-12mm motorized lens and Smart Infrared for recording over 196 feet away in total darkness.

Both cameras are waterproof, rated IP67, and features WDR making them an ideal solution for applications with volatile weather or lighting conditions. Additionally, the dome is vandal-proof (IK10).

Capture2

Camera Mounts

The new HD Analog cameras utilize the same mounts as the Illustra Essentials IP cameras.

mounts

 

Learn more about Tyco Security Products new HD Video solution at HolisNVR.com.

Fond-du-Luth Casino Upgrades to Tyco Security Products IP Solution

The Challenge
Fond-du-Luth Casino in Minnesota recently went through a major renovation. During construction, Fond-du-Luth wanted to upgrade to a full IP video surveillance system while still remaining open to the public 24/7. The casino needed a video management system that would simplify everyday tasks and IP cameras that would provide clear image quality and greater coverage.

The Solution
Fond-du-Luth Casino selected a complete Tyco Security Products solution to cost-effectively migrate from analog to IP.

Continue reading

Tyco Security Products’ Connected Partner Program welcomes victor and EntraPass

Tyco Security Products adds American Dynamics victor video management system software and Kantech EntraPass access control system and Hatrix managed access control system to its Connected Partner Program.

Connected Partner Program

This program gives third-party technology partners including access control, alarm/intrusion, building management, elevator, emergency communication and RFID the opportunity to integrate with our security solutions. Our robust integration development packages, including software, documentation, sample codes and engineering support time, offer partners the tools to achieve a direct integration.

Benefits of partnering with Tyco Security Products through the Connected Partner Program:

  • Provide a unified solution to your customers and increase your business potential
  • Access to Tyco Security Products fully equipped labs
  • Easily complete the self-certification process
  • Support from dedicated Connected Partner Program, technical and engineering teams
  • Access the development system from anywhere with a remote login [Kantech only]

View the current victor integrations. Interested third-party partners can submit an online interest form.

Get started today!

If you have questions regarding the Connected Partner Program, contact us at tspconnect@tycoint.com.

New American Dynamics RAID Storage System Reduces Downtime

American Dynamics has released a new version of the RAID Storage System for VideoEdge network video recorders (NVR). This includes enhancements to the NVR archived storage and improved battery back-up capabilities to reduce downtime and ensure your data is properly backed up.

Key Features:
  • Store critical video and audio longer
  • Minimize video loss and hard drive failure with RAID 5
  • High reliability with redundant power supplies and hot swappable drives
  • Expandable to 630TB of video storage with expansion unit
  • Cost-efficient, reliable storage solution optimized for video surveillance
  • Reduces power/cooling costs and total cost of ownership
  • Supports iSCSI and Fiber FC interfaces
  • Ideal for mid-large-sized installations or cloud data centers

Using an American Dynamics RAID storage system gives users one unified solution to administer and monitor video storage and recorders. This single user interface reduces the complexity and cost of integrating disparate solutions.

Learn more about our RAID storage system.

ISC West 2016 Review

ISC West, held on April 6 – 8, 2016, drew large crowds to the Tyco Security Products / American Dynamics booth. We hope you had the opportunity to stop by and speak to our representatives on the latest American Dynamics features. In case you missed us, here’s a brief recap of all the new programs and functionalities demonstrated in the booth.

American Dynamics

victor & VideoEdge version 4.8.1

ISC West attendees received an advanced preview of the latest features being released in victor and VideoEdge version 4.8.1.

  • Presentation Builder – Streamlines case management by consolidating all event documentation into one package for simplified evidence exporting and digitally authenticating video clips.
  • Scheduled Clip Downloads – Improve bandwidth management by scheduling video clip retrieval during off-peak network times
  • Point-of Sale Enhancement – Instant visual verification with receipt data displaying alongside corresponding video
  • Map Importing – Save setup time by unifying with Software House C•CURE 9000  map importing

Watch the short demonstration below as Chris Hanna shows the new victor 4.8.1 point-of-sale (POS) enhancement.

New Cyber Protection Program

Tyco Security Products introduced its new cyber protection program for victor, VideoEdge, Software House C•CURE 9000 and Illustra at ISC West. This new program presents a holistic approach to cyber security awareness for physical security through a six-part program:

  • Secure Product Development Practices
  • Inclusive Protection
  • Configuration Guidelines
  • Rigorous Testing
  • Rapid Response
  • Educate and Advocate

cyber-security-protection-program-logo

Physical and cyber attackers have more sophisticated tools and understanding of network-based systems than ever before, shining a spotlight in particular on the vulnerabilities of security implementations for government and large, multinational customers.

Will Brown, Senior Engineering Manager, Regulatory and Product Security, presented Tyco Security Products cyber security insights during his panel session, The Convergence of Physical and Cyber Security: Recognizing the Readiness of IP-Based Systems, at ISC West. In case you missed the session, here are a few takeaways:

Cyber Security Presentation

  • Ask your manufacturer about their cyber security program and their tactics for protecting against cyber security attacks
  • Configure access control and video system to be compliant with relevant industry standards such as FISMA
  • Ensure your online footprint does not lead to a potential attack

Download our cyber protection program guide to learn more.

If you missed us at ISC West, feel free to reach out to your local sales representative to find out more.

American Dynamics Training Product Voucher Available

American Dynamics offers hands-on learning experience on the installation, deployment and configuration of VideoEdge network video recorders (NVR).  The victor and VideoEdge Installer training classes are held throughout North America. This three-day training class covers the basic configuration of victor Application server and victor unified client.

advictor

Course topics include:

  • VideoEdge software
  • NVR archiving
  • NVR failover
  • Point-of-sale integration on victor
  • Video analytics
  • Third-party integrations
  • victor backup

View the available training classes.

New Product Vouchers Available

Attend an American Dynamics VideoEdge Installer training class from April until June 30, 2016 and receive a voucher to be used when purchasing American Dynamics IP video security solution products. All attendees who pay in excess of $1,000 for the training will be eligible for a voucher. Each voucher will be for $1,000 off VideoEdge, victor and Illustra products. Vouchers will be handed out at the completion of the training class.

Redeeming Vouchers

To redeem a voucher, attendees must include the voucher number on their purchase order at the time of submission. The Tyco Security Products orders department will verify the validity of the voucher. The voucher must be redeemed by September 30, 2016. Vouchers that are not used by September 30 will be forfeited.

If you have questions regarding American Dynamics training, contact our training department at +1.561.912.6552 or annewilson@tycoint.com.

Application Engineers

American Dynamics understands the needs of the field and has a team of application engineers to provide support in developing solutions.

Project Configurations

Our application engineers provide extensive experience in project consulting and pre-sales support. If you need assistance designing the most effective security solution, our trained team can help you:

  • Walk you through using the IP Bandwidth & Storage Calculator to properly estimate storage needs
  • Provide configuration suggestions for camera placement, storage calculations,
  • Understand bandwidth requirements
  • Select appropriate options for servers
  • Offer CAD drawings of configurations
  • Recommend video security installation best practices

American-Dynamics-IP-Bandwidth_Storage-Calculator

Pricing & Inventory Questions

The Tyco Security Products application engineers can answer questions within a few hours about products in stock or the timeline for delivery of a desired order. Additionally, they can assist with return material authorizations (RMA) if necessary.

Sales Support

The application engineers can also assist with customer meetings and presentations. Tyco provides this resource for dealers to collaborate with in-house sales engineers to create winning sales presentations and demos for customers. Additionally, they can answer technical questions and troubleshoot customer issues.

Contact Our Application Engineers

To contact the team, email videoapps@tycoint.com or call +1.800.507.6268 option 2.