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SRI International and BRS Labs Partner to Provide Integrated Security Solutions for Public Safety Organizations

MENLO PARK, Calif. and HOUSTON, Aug 03, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — SRI International is partnering with Behavioral Recognition Systems, Inc. (BRS Labs) to provide integrated security technology solutions to first responder organizations. These security solutions will allow for easier and more effective communication during emergency situations. “SRI and BRS Labs are partnering to offer … Continue reading

Stretch Announces S7000 Family, the Next Generation Software Configurable Processor to reduce Video Surveillance costs

Latest Devices from Stretch Deliver Lowest Cost, Highest Quality Video Processing SUNNYVALE, Calif., August 3, 2010 – Stretch Inc., the pioneer and leader in software configurable processors, today announced its next generation of software configurable processors. The S7000 family is based on a new S7 architecture and delivers unprecedented performance to video processing applications. With … Continue reading

Security Industry Association reports on benefits of video analytics in reducing cost per-camera

Video analytics and other “enabling technologies” can sharply reduce per-camera costs for leading companies, according to a report included in the latest Quarterly Research Update from the Security Industry Association (SIA). Among companies identified as having “best-in-class performance” – as determined by data on security-related incidents, human error and staffing levels – the use of enabling technologies … Continue reading

VideoIQ Announces Record Revenues in the First Half of 2010

BEDFORD, Mass., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ — VideoIQ®, the leader in video surveillance innovation, announced today a record first half of 2010 with more than double the revenue of the first half of 2009. VideoIQ also acquired a record number of customers, ending the period with more than three times the customers as the same time … Continue reading

Security Video: Man Drives Through City Hall Building

Man, mad at the city, drives his car straight through City Hall in Wichita, Kansas. Pretty cool video…… Thanks: KWCH12EWN

Vodafone Puts Video Communications at the Heart of its Corporate Collaboration Strategy

Top Research Firm Reports that Video’s Rich Communications Capabilities are Central to the Carrier’s Overall Strategy WALLINGFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– In a recent case study, top research and analysis firm Gartner reported that Vodafone, one of the largest mobile telecommunications companies in the world, is using video communications and content delivery as a key element of its … Continue reading