Microsoft Physical Security Overview

Microsoft Physical Security is a hybrid end user / manufacturer promoting 3rd party products.

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  • Former Microsoft executive Richard Ang says he wanted to build an IoT device, and so he has spent 3 years...
  • Inside, we examine Genetec's new Access Control features in Security Center 5.5. Enhanced...
  • ...development toolkit contains application and code samples, proven Milestone library and code components and Microsoft® Visual Studio project templates This means that solutions can be delivered to various market...
  • ... While Chrome is not supported, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, and Apple Safari support Silverlight. Weak Apps: Despite...
  • Everyone's favorite (or least favorite as the case may be) tech company, Microsoft is buying LinkedIn. I think LinkedIn is an important site for the video surveillance industry,...
  • ...versions for this? Is there maybe some special license to buy, that fixes all these problems? Or does Microsoft not care? Or are all the mom and pop shops buying volume licenses and server licenses to use...
  • ... This version also supports server failover when Microsoft Cluster Server (MSCS) is available. Global: Everything in Enterprise version, but with...
  • This is our 9th in a series of access control company profiles. In this entry, we cover...
  • ... Active Directory, as a Microsoft offering, is not supported by almost any IP camera, which typically run on Linux. One Windows IP...
  • ... Project Management, including informal certifications on Microsoft Office Project, or formal software project management certifications. Customer Satisfaction:...
  • ...client licenses, remote/terminal services license support, redundant server support, database integration Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Text File, SQL Server, ODBC, and Microsoft Active Directory.  Other...
  • ...  IE development discontinued: With the release of Windows 10 and their new Edge browser, Microsoft has stopped development of new IE versions, and support will be limited to service releases...
  • ... - CPU and OS Licenses: Genuine Intel processors and Microsoft Windows licenses take a huge chunk of the cost of an IP NVR. SD Analog had managed to work since...
  • Windows Update Link. on Aug 03, 2015
    Some people might find helpful is the direct updater / iso / usb creation link http://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10 Do check your windows is 32bit or 64bit before you...
  • One that's included in Windows. Say an ONVIF only, 16 user, unlimited cameras, unlimited user...
  • I'd like to get a list of this. We know Genetec Security Center and Omnicast as well as...
  • Microsoft has released the free 'How Old?' webpage that guesses both the gender and age of the picture's...
  • ...NET and many of the Microsoft updates break the functionality causing the customer to not be able to use the system. Product...
  • ... They are using Genetec Security Center as VMS and Microsoft D.A.S. (or "Detecta", the Brazilian name) as PSIM" "Kocaeli City Surveillance Project in...
  • Startup Review: Sentri on Aug 26, 2014
    ... Strong Management & Microsoft Backing One intangible advantage Sentri may have other similar options is an experienced...
  • Windows 8.1 on Feb 06, 2014
    ...day at work in the newly created role of technology adviser got off to a rocky start yesterday as the Microsoft founder struggled for hours to install the Windows 8.1 upgrade. The installation hit a snag...
  • ...they chose to build it themselves, what they found lacking in commercial options, including Vidsys and Microsoft, and how they plan to do it.PSIM: Don’t Waste Your TimeFor Michael Vidro, the head of...
  • ... Over the last few years, Microsoft's Chief Security Officer, Mike Howard, has established himself as the security management guru,...
  • ... The unit only supports Microsoft Windows operating systems for configuration and setup, but it was indicated in a product video...
  • ... Integration with Bentley ProjectWise and Microsoft SharePoint Bluebeam in Action In this first video, we demonstrate laying out a very simple...
  • ... "Join us and learn how security users like Cisco and Microsoft are using specifications from the PSIA to operate more cost effectively while creating...
  • ... I wasn’t aware that Microsoft was in the CCTV arena. The core piece seems to be the central indexing of video feeds that are...
  • ...] Why? ISD claims 3 main benefits of using Windows: Enables deeper, easier integration with Microsoft security and administrative services (e.g., ActiveDirectory, patch management, etc.). Allows...
  • DICE Matrix PSIM Examined on Mar 05, 2013
    ... The closest comparable is likely Microsoft's PSIM. Like Microsoft, DICE Matrix has a hosted element, but the implementation of features is...
  • ...least two versions: Cheap: An option using a free or inexpensive database format (SQL Server Express, Microsoft Access, or DB2) Costly: An options (typical offered as 'Enterprise' or "Multi-site') that...
  • I recently tried a Surface Pro for a few minutes, and I was tentatively impressed. I expected it...
  • ... Genetec's Cloud Approach Genetec is porting their Security Center software to run on Microsoft's cloud infrastructure, Azure. This will make their key VMS, access control and LPR capabilities...
  • ...thereof) of the following companies: Axis 3VR Arecont Vision Avigilon Bosch Cisco Genetec March Microsoft Milestone Systems Mobotix Samsung Sony [premium_content]The Most Valuable New Emerging...
  • AutoCAD for Surveillance on Sep 24, 2012
    ... When contrasted with the cost of Microsoft's Visio, that retails for ~$500 USD and can be easily learned, AutoCAD requires significantly...
  • Best and Worst of ASIS 2012 on Sep 18, 2012
    ... Inside, we review the following: Show Traffic Gimmicks Empty Booths and Missing Vendors Microsoft  MegaBalls Panoramics Face Recognition Demographics Avigilon Minority Report Patent...
  • ... At ASIS 2012, one of the most continuously packed booths was from a surprise new entrant - Microsoft, who for the first time was pitching their own security specific product at the show. While...
  • ... Microsoft's PSIM Microsoft is at the show, showing off its PSIM. This is the first time we can recall...
  • ...DVR/NVR/VMA Cloud Service - Adds cloud access to existing recorders; a template for other manufacturers Microsoft PSIM - More city command software than PSIM but interesting price model Milestone Moves Into...
  • ...expanding yet again - with a new office in Silicon Valley and a new business unit led by yet another former Microsoft employee. In this note, we examine the positioning and potential of this. Let's first review...
  • ... Even by Microsoft's own account, the functional and stability differences are nominal. However, a deeper look at...
  • ... In this note, we look at Microsoft Visio, one drawing program commonly used to develop surveillance designs, overviewing its use...
  • ...Last year Milestone proclaimed that they sought global VMS domination and that they wanted to be the Microsoft of VMS. On the one hand, they are emulating Microsoft with steep charges for phone technical...
  • Remote Access Utilities on Feb 28, 2012
    ...Access Utilities The two most common types are: Classic: Remote Desktop Utility (furnished with Microsoft OS) Modern:Browser Based Utilities  Saavy integrators will find that first pass technical...
  • ... NVIDIA Quadro FX 3800 1 GB PCIe Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 32-bit...
  • ...declared that they will reach an astounding and unprecedented 80-90% global market share and become the 'Microsoft of VMS.' In this note, we analyze why Milestone cannot achieve such market share yet why this...
  • ...extra for unused channels Management server redundancy requires complex 3rd party technologies such as Microsoft ClusteringPricing and Product OptionsUntil 2010, NICE only offered a single VMS / recorder -...
  • ... Assuming the distance from the surveillance area to your computer is short, then either the Microsoft Lifecam Cinema ($49 USD) or the Logitech HD 9000 ($64 USD) will provide moderately strong video...
  • ... In this test, we share our results from tests of Microsoft LifeCam Cinema (720p) and Logitech 2MP HD Pro Webcam Pro 9000. We bought a total of 5 USB...
  • ... This is dictated by the need for Microsoft's DCOM configurations not available in current versions. Since the life cycle for Windows XP...
  • ...   How do you restrict access to the system?  User management is handled through Microsoft Windows users and group credentials. The workflow would be to add the Windows users to a group,...
  • The following report provides a directory and analysis of new video surveillance products...
  • ... If you wanted an encyclopedia you would have to get a CD from Microsoft. These are examples of a broad trend of applications moving away from your PC and into the...
  • ... The war against Microsoft has raged for 20 years. In the last 5 years, it has become abundantly clear that Microsoft is...