Toshiba IK-WB16A IP Network Camera Honored with Prestigious IF Product Design Award
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Toshiba America, Inc.
34 Parker St.
Irvine, CA, 92618
Press release date: January 13, 2011
IRVINE, CA, January 13, 2011 - Toshiba Surveillance & IP Video Products, a business unit of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., is proud to announce that its IK-WB16A IP network camera has been recognized by the iF International Forum as a recipient of its prestigious iF Product Design Award. "Winning the iF design award validates Toshiba's vision, value proposition and innovation," said Sergio Collazo, Director, Toshiba Surveillance & IP Video Products. "The IK-WB16A and the wireless IK-WB16A-W are examples of Toshiba's excellence in product design."
The iF product design award covers all areas of product design. It serves as a platform for design-relevant innovations, thus recognizing today's globally networked world and its related dynamics.Since their introduction in 1953, the iF design awards have been a reliable indicator of outstanding quality in design. The IK-WB16A is an ideal camera for both consumer and commercial installations. Offering a crystal clear 2 Mega Pixel image with 1600x1200 resolution along with Pan, Tilt and Zoom (PTZ) capability, the camera is available in two versions: a standard network camera that can utilize Power over Ethernet (PoE), and the IK-WB16A-W is an 802.11n wireless camera that comes with a separate 12V DC power supply. Both models of the IK-WB16A include a 3.6mm lens and free recording software that will record up to 16 individual cameras. In addition, the cameras include quad streaming MPEG4/JPEG video, 4x digital zoom, two-way audio and a micro SD card slot for local recording. Cameras ship fully assembled and ready to install and include a 3 year limited warranty. For more information, please visit www.toshibasecurity.com.
ABOUT TOSHIBA AMERICA INFORMATION SYSTEMS, INC.
Headquartered in Irvine, Calif., TAIS is comprised of four business units: Digital Products Division, Imaging Systems Division, Storage Device Division, and Telecommunication Systems Division. Together, these divisions provide mobile products and solutions, including industry leading portable computers; projectors; imaging products for the security, medical and manufacturing markets; storage products for automotive, computer and consumer electronics applications; and telephony equipment and associated applications.
TAIS provides sales, marketing and services for its wide range of information products in the United States and Latin America. TAIS is an independent operating company owned by Toshiba America, Inc., a subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation, which is a global leader in high technology and integrated manufacturing of electrical and electronic components, products and systems, as well as major infrastructure systems. Toshiba has more than 172,000 employees worldwide and annual sales of over US $54 billion (FY2005).
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