Avigilon’s Control Center Enterprise integrates with Software House

Avigilon’s Control Center Enterprise integrates with Software House

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Integrated solution provides customers with a single, robust interface for securing their enterprise

Avigilon, the performance and value leader in high definition (HD) and megapixel video surveillance systems, today announced that its award-winning Avigilon Control Center Enterprise Network Video Management Software (NVMS) with HD Stream Management has been integrated successfully with the Software House C∙CURE 9000 security and event management system for improved enterprise security management.

Avigilon Control Center Enterprise NVMS includes a number of integration options that enable the exchange of HD, IP-based, and analog surveillance video and other physical security systems to improve decision-making, reduce costs, and augment overall security. Making full use of Avigilon Control Center HD Stream Management, the C∙CURE 9000 and Avigilon Control Center integration seamlessly merges the management functions of access control and HD video surveillance to link video and events for improved response times. The integrated solution also enables customers to view, search, and play back video directly from the C∙CURE 9000 monitoring station.

“The extended flexibility and openness of Avigilon Control Center allows security professionals to manage integrated security and event management systems that leverage existing infrastructure and personnel investments,” said Rick Ramsay, product manager at Avigilon. “Combining Avigilon Control Center with the C∙CURE 9000 access control solution enables the association of HD video with relevant security events such as forced doors, ID badge swipes, and intercom activation to deliver immediate verification and improved security management.”

“C∙CURE 9000 is a leader in access control for large stadiums and critical infrastructure sites.  The Avigilon Control Center integration provides security directors with even more video integration options and continues our focus on building the open-platform C∙CURE 9000 into the market leader in integrations,” said Warren Brown, director of product management for Software House technologies.

Avigilon Control Center Network Video Management Software
The award-winning, enterprise-class NVMS platform, Avigilon Control Center was engineered from the ground up to intelligently manage HD video, delivering both situational awareness and complete image detail. Avigilon Control Center captures, transmits, manages, stores, archives, plays back, and exports HD video while efficiently handling bandwidth and storage. Avigilon Control Center’s modular, open architecture allows system designers to integrate Avigilon solutions with existing assets including analog and IP cameras, access control, and other intrusion systems. In 2010, Avigilon Control Center won the Frost & Sullivan Surveillance New Product Innovation of the Year award.

Software House C∙CURE 9000 Security and Event Management System
Software’s flagship C∙CURE 9000 security and event management system combines industry leading access control capabilities with an easy-to-use “Outlook-like” user interface, IT-friendly architecture, and a growing list of integration partners. With the C∙CURE 9000 SiteServer security appliance and remote monitoring via a web interface, C∙CURE 9000 is designed to serve the needs of enterprises big and small. Leveraging Microsoft’s® sophisticated .NET® 3.5 technology, C∙CURE 9000 provides native encryption and XML data transfer, making it one of the fastest, most secure systems in the industry.

About Software House
Software House, part of Tyco Security Products, manufactures security and event management systems including the innovative C∙CURE 9000. Combined with a suite of reliable controllers lead by the iSTAR Edge IP door control module, Software House technologies are among the most powerful in the industry. Add an unsurpassed integration platform that allows customers to integrate seamlessly with critical business applications, and it’s easy to see why Software House solutions are ideal for security-critical applications. Tyco Security Products, a business unit of Tyco International, is a unified group of world-leading access control, video, and intrusion brands. Operating in more than 40 offices with more than 2000 employees, these brands—American Dynamics, Bentel, CEM Systems, DSC, Kantech, Software House, CONNECT24, and Sur-Gard—have more combined years of experience in the security industry than any other group in the world.

About Avigilon
Avigilon designs, manufactures, and markets award-winning HD surveillance systems. The performance and value leader, Avigilon’s solutions protect and monitor thousands of customer sites in more than 60 countries around the world. Avigilon Control Center, the world’s first open HD Network Video Management Software platform, and megapixel cameras deliver full situational awareness and actionable image detail. Campuses, transportation systems, healthcare providers, public venues, infrastructure, and manufacturing sites with security, safety validation, and compliance requirements all benefit from reduced investigation time and more successful investigations by immediately producing indisputable video evidence. Avigilon earned Frost & Sullivan’s HD Surveillance Company of the Year award in 2009, the Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation in 2010, and was ranked among the top five fastest growing technology companies in Canada in the 2010 Deloitte Technology Fast 50 ranking. For further information, please visit www.avigilon.com.