Optics & Photonics

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Hikvision's Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ Wins New Product Showcase Award at ISC West

April 14, 2016

CITY OF INDUSTRY, California - Hikvision® USA, the North American leader in state-of-the-art CCTV and IP video surveillance products, is thrilled to announce that its Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ camera has received a New Product Showcase award. One of the highest accolades handed out by the Security Industry Association (SIA), this award recognizes the camera as the top performer in the category... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Terahertz Camera enables live see-through imaging.

April 13, 2016

Based on 384 x 288-pixel uncooled microbolometer FPA and optimized for 70–3,189 µm/4.25–0.094 THz waveband, MICROXCAM-384i-THz can visually penetrate such materials as fabric, ceramic, plastic, leather, and cardboard in real-time. This camera, sized to facilitate manipulation/integration into larger detection systems, is suitable for such applications as live detection of concealed... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Fluke 279 FC Thermal Multimeter Integrates Two Test Tools into One to Increase Productivity

April 13, 2016

Combination of full-featured digital multimeter plus thermal imager enables faster, more thorough troubleshooting with a single tool EVERETT, Wash. - Thermal imagers are invaluable to help quickly troubleshoot electrical equipment, panels, and transformers but electricians and maintenance technicians often don't have access to one when they need it. Fluke announces the 279 FC TRMS Thermal... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics

Managed PoE+ Switch, Transceiver aid IP device deployment on coax.

April 12, 2016

As managed Ethernet over Coax (EoC) Receiver with integral PoE+ switch, eBridge™8E provides 1 Gb uplink and 8 ports for deploying IP cameras and devices up to 500 m at 25 Mbps without repeaters. Max output is 240 W (30 W per port full power), and LINQ™ Technology lets user monitor, control, and report power from anywhere. Transmitting data up to 500 m at 25 Mbps without repeaters,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Mahr Federal to Feature New MarShaft(TM) SCOPE 250 Plus at Metrology Solutions Expo

April 11, 2016

Also on display will be MarVision MM 320 and QM 300 Video Measuring Microscopes, MarCal Wireless Digital Calipers, and MarCator Digital Indicators PROVIDENCE, RI – Mahr Federal will feature the MarShaft™ SCOPE 250 plus, along with the MarVision MM 320, the MarVision QM 300, and MarCal digital calipers and MarCator digital indicators at the first Metrology Solutions Expo, May 4-5, 2016, TD... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

SWIR Camera is available with Camera Link interface.

April 11, 2016

Equipped with Camera Link Base interface featuring SDR connector, Goldeye-008/-032/-033 are available with either GigE Vision or Camera Link interface and fully compliant with standard Camera Link frame grabbers. Ruggedized housing measures 55 x 55 x 78 mm, and lens mount choices include C, F, and M42. Sensitive in SWIR spectrum from 900–1,700 nm, cameras employ InGaAs sensor technology... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Cloud Service stores video surveillance.

April 11, 2016

Offering hybrid solution for video surveillance, CloudDrive™ gives customers ability to pick between storing video in cloud (unlimited), locally (up to 1.5 PB), or both for unlimited number of days. Service supports thousands of cameras (up to 10 megapixel) through Onvif and supports bit rates from 128 Kbps to 6 Mbps through secure, double-redundant SmartVue cloud, which is available in 140... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Software

Laser Scanner System helps create fire-investigation reports.

April 11, 2016

With FARO Public Safety Laser Scanner and FireZone v10.6 software, fire investigators can measure and document fire scenes and minimize time they are exposed to hazardous investigation environments. Software creates diagrams from both manual measurements and 3D point clouds. Program's 2D/3D fire investigation tools and documentation features such as placards and bubble labels show location... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Honeywell Helps Security Pros Adapt to Increasingly Connected Customers at ISC West 2016

April 7, 2016

Technology Innovations, New Acquisitions Bring Connected Homes and Buildings to Forefront MELVILLE, NY –This year at ISC West, Honeywell (NYSE: HON) will highlight expanded connectivity for homes and businesses, as well as technology advancements in false-alarm reduction and wireless fire detection. While the connected home and building have been areas of focus for the company, this year’s... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Rearick / JIT Tooling, Inc. Announces Facility Upgrades

April 7, 2016

Apollo, PA – Locally owned and operated Rearick / JIT Tooling, Inc.  announced upgrades and new equipment that will be added to its already wide range of machining and tooling services.  Coming off the heels of a strong 2015 Rearick chose to invest in improving it’s facility’s infrastructure.  The addition of a IPG 4x4 2000 watt Fiber Laser will improve speed and precision as well... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Hikvision Video Surveillance Secures Crime Lab in Colorado

April 7, 2016

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif., – Hikvision® USA, the North American leader in innovative, award-winning IP video surveillance and CCTV products, has provided a state-of-the art surveillance solution to Colorado's Greenwood Village Police Department for use in its crime lab. This solution, which incorporates Video Content Analysis (VCA) as well as 360° fisheye technology, allows the... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Safety & Security Equipment, Vision Systems

Multi-Megapixel Cameras have clean, standards-compliant design.

April 6, 2016

Offering wide scene coverage and accurate object detection, IQeye 9 Series features processing power needed to effectively run analytics and VMS applications at edge. Manual or motorized varifocal lenses are available, and optional CS-mount permits additional lens choices. Along with WDR on select models, features include analog video out, I/O relay, 2-way audio capability, on-camera storage,... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Video Borescope features 1.8 mm working channel.

April 6, 2016

Featuring tungsten braided probe with 6.5 or 10 ft working length, IRis DVRx-WC can operate as visual inspection device and repair tool. Optional alligator jaw, magnet, and measurement device can reach area under inspection through 1.8 mm working channel. With SDHC memory cards, users can store image and video files. Additional features include 4-way articulation with 360° rotation, 5 in.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Robotics, Vision Systems

Canon U.S.A. Exhibits Newest Products and Technologies at ISC West 2016

April 5, 2016

MELVILLE, N.Y. – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, will showcase its high-performance network cameras and advanced technologies at the 2016 International Security Conference Exposition (ISC West), Booth #20053, April 6-8 at the Sands Expo Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. At the Canon booth, attendees will experience demonstrations showcasing the color accuracy... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

PC-Based Test Instrument features 8-in-1 functionality.

April 4, 2016

Featuring 3 x 5 in. pocket-size design, Model SF880 combines 100 dB dynamic range frequency response analyzer, 1 GHz oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, arbitrary waveform generator, data logger, frequency and phase meter with 10 Hz to 1 GHz range, logic analyzer, and pattern generator. Data recorder time base range is 500 nS to 365 days. Instrument works with any Windows computer with USB port,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Display & Presentation Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

VMP Showcases Rugged FRM Series Non-Penetrating Roof Mounts at 2016 ISC West

April 4, 2016

The FRM Series is a Non-Penetrating Roof Mount Designed for Numerous Applications, Including Wireless CCTV Signal Communication, that Won’t Damage Roofing Surfaces LAS VEGAS, Nev., – Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial, residential, and pro audio/video markets, is proud to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Canon U.S.A. Further Expands Line of Network Cameras with Five New High-Performance Models Delivering Clear and Color-Accurate Video

April 4, 2016

New Models Include Speed Domes with 30x Optical Zoom, a Vandal-Resistant Indoor Fixed Dome with Canon's Unique Remote PTRZ Adjustment, and a Vandal- and Weather-Resistant Outdoor Fixed Dome with Built-In IR Illuminators MELVILLE, N.Y., -- Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today unveiled five new network cameras with advanced capabilities designed to effectively meet... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

VMP Showcases New TCA-1 Truss Ceiling Adaptor at 2016 ISC West

April 1, 2016

Now Shipping Rounding Out VMP’s Complete Line of Mounting Accessories, the TCA-1 is Perfect for Security Applications, Such as with Public View Monitors PTZ Cameras that Use 1.5-Inch NPT Pipe in Retail or Industrial/Commercial Settings Where Truss Ceilings are Utilized STEVENSVILLE, Md. - Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting... Read More

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Green Nanosecond Lasers help maximize processing throughput.

April 1, 2016

Combining high-efficiency optical pumping approach with microelectronics miniaturization technology, AVIA NX Lasers deliver up to 65 W of average power at 532 nm from laser head that measures less than 2 ft long. Q-switched, diode-pumped, solid-state units provide optimized beam characteristics of M²<1.3, suited for cutting and drilling of thin foils and flex materials, silicon... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

How to know if A-Laser's Infrared Laser Cutting is Right for Your Project?

April 1, 2016

Miniaturization is a widespread trend for manufactures and end-consumers in today’s fast paced mobile world. As many products, components, devices and equipment decrease in size; the demand for compact and complex design requirements increases. Manufacturers are forced to operate with the highest precision technologies in order to achieve these intricate and demanding requirements. One of these... Read More