Guest Blog Post by Frank Straka, Panduit Product Manager
Apr 1, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Mar 31, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Contractor Certification is a critical component of successful installations, yet it is often overlooked or not maintained. The best designs, products and installation practices always provide customers with the best return-on investment. Becoming a Certified Contractor or using a Certified Contractor to install and warranty projects will ensure the customer enjoys reliable network performance today and in the future.
Mar 30, 2015 11:30:00 AM
Vicon Industries, Inc. (recently merged with IQinVision), a designer and producer of video security systems and high-performance IP cameras, has just announced that ISC West 2015 (Booth #22053) will mark the official launch of its new, IP-based access control management system, Vicon Access Control. Vicon’s access solution is fully scalable, equally able to accommodate small and enterprise-scale installations. Its browser-based interface enables control of the system from any web-enabled PC, no matter where you are.
Vicon's new Access Control system is fully integrated with ViconNet and easy to use and install. With a unique design and intuitive software, the new system will:
Mar 26, 2015 4:21:00 PM
Between space-consuming room wide solutions, and complicated constructions employing liquids requiring extensive monitoring, one might start to think that cooling data centers today has become an expensive task. While these routes are certainly options, the use of airflow design and maintaining construction standards with baffle kits has lead to hugely successful results that data center managers are looking for at a cost-effective edge.
Mar 25, 2015 9:00:00 AM
When it comes to weatherproofing, 3M offers a full range of weather protection products, like the Wireless Weatherproofing Kit WK-100. Using self-fusing butyl mastic in conjunction with well-known, high quality vinyl tapes, installers and line technicians can create a weatherproof seal for excellent resistance to environmental factors such as water, condensation, UV and sunlight. 3M's Wireless Weatherproofing kits provide a flexible weatherproofing solution for a wide variety of cable sizes and device configurations.
Mar 24, 2015 9:00:00 AM
When protecting your facility and customers is paramount, your network requires not only the right cameras in the right locations, but an advanced video recording system that stores and enhances your data. Pair that recording system with the need for an easy to use interface and customized user experiences for various employee security levels and you get Samsung's SRN-4000.
Mar 23, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Superior Essex has developed Aluminum Interlock Armored MC LV Control and LV Power Cables that provide for an extremely well protected cable package. Rated at 90°C wet or dry locations, the Aluminum Interlock Armored line of MC cables also met the cold bend test at -25°C and are ideally suited for harsh environments. The aluminum interlock armored (AIA) design offers a solution for high traffic areas where added mechanical protection is required.
Mar 20, 2015 2:00:00 PM
Siemon recently announced the launch of its new LightHouse Advanced Fiber Solutions brand. Aligning the company’s established line of end-to-end fiber cable and connectivity systems with a wide array of new product innovations, Siemon’s LightHouse delivers a comprehensive range of high-performance fiber solutions to support nearly any network infrastructure.
The LightHouse family includes the most commonly used fiber cable and connectivity systems, and combines them with Siemon’s advanced, problem solving products to deliver a fiber portfolio unmatched in terms of total customer value.
Siemon’s LightHouse Advanced Fiber Solutions portfolio includes:
Mar 20, 2015 9:00:00 AM
Guest Blog Post by Steve Birkmeier, Arteco Vice President
We get asked all of the time what is the difference between Video Event Management Software (VEMS) and Video Management Software (VMS). The answer to this question is really rooted in the question “What is the Purpose of Video Security?”
If you think about it, every security camera that has ever been installed and every camera that will ever be installed, has a purpose. That purpose is to capture something the owner of that camera cares about happening. The primary difference with a VEMS system verses a standard VMS system is the VEMS uses technology to treat video that is important to the customer differently than video that is not important to the customer.
Mar 19, 2015 1:00:00 PM
Make your next Commercial or Residential Audio/Video installation a snap with Belden AV's ProSNS line of compression connectors. Thanks to low compression force from traditional Snap-N-Seal connector designs, along with the patented non-blind entry, floating pin design from F-Co, this line of connectors makes for an easier installation. Belden has always been a name associated with dependable, high-performance quality connectors, so be sure to check out Belden AV for upcoming Series 11, 6, and 59 coaxial projects.