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ObjectVideo, Aimetis enter licensing agreement

February 27, 2013SSN Staff

RESTON, Va.—ObjectVideo, a provider of intelligent video software, has signed a global, portfolio-wide patent license agreement with Aimetis, a video management systems provider based in Waterloo, Ontario according to a company statement. “Aimetis is a leader in tightly integrating video analytics into an easy-to-use video management solutions,” Raul Fernandez, chairman of ObjectVideo, said in the statement. “We are pleased to have them join the growing number of IP camera...

Aimetis, American Dynamics, Bosch Security Systems, Intellivision, ObjectVideo, Panasonic, Pelco by Schneider Electric, Raul Fernandez, Sony, VIVOTEK


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Genesis Security Systems to move to new headquarters

October 3, 2012Martha Entwistle

GERMANTOWN, Md.—Genesis Security Systems is growing. After ten years in its current 6,000-square-foot headquarters, it's moving in December to a new 12,000-square-foot space, Genesis SVP Alan Kruglak told Security Systems News.Genesis was “created in 2002 with five guys and no revenue,” Kruglak said. The company now has 47 employees. It did $17.5 million in revenue in 2011 and is projecting revenue of $19 million this year. “Our operating profit is 26 to 28 percent,”...

Axis, Genesis Security Systems, Panasonic, Sony


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Sony and Next Level Security Systems team up on cloud-based surveillance

September 18, 2012SSN Staff

PHILADELPHIA - Next Level Security Systems (NLSS) announced ambitious plans and two newly minted smart phone applications at the ASIS expo, held here from Sept. 1014. NLSS plan to collaborate with Sony Electronics Security Systems Division on the development of a cloud-based video surveillance solution. Combining camera technology from Sony with the newly available NLSS Cloud Services, the surveillance system will allow cameras to automatically configure over the network and connect to the cloud...

ASIS, Next Level, Sony


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OV, Vivotek reach agreement

July 16, 2012Martha Entwistle

RESTON, Va.—Video analytics provider Object Video announced in June that it has signed a patent licensing agreement with Vivotek. Meanwhile, its patent battle with major video surveillance providers Samsung and Bosch will continue, with an International Trade Commission trial scheduled to begin this week.Earlier this year, OV announced that it had signed similar licensing agreements with Sony and Tyco's American Dynamics.OV CEO Raul Fernandez said Vivotek's decision to do a portfolio-wide agreement...

American Dynamics, Bosch, Object Video, Pelco, Raul Fernandez, Samsung, Security Systems News, Sony, Tyco, VIVOTEK


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ObjectVideo makes headway with licensing

February 27, 2012Martha Entwistle

RESTON, Va.—ObjectVideo made progress in February with its licensing efforts. The video analytics provider announced that it has settled a lawsuit against Sony and signed licensing agreements with both Sony and Tyco's American Dynamics.OV in April of last year filed suit against Sony, Samsung and Bosch for alleged patent infringement. And, in June, it filed a complaint against the same companies with the International Trade Commission. That complaint seeks to bar Bosch, Samsung and Sony from...

American Dynamics, Bosch, CEO Raul Fernandez, ObjectVideo, Samsung, Sony, Tyco Security Products, Warren Brown


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Object Video signs licensing agreement

February 1, 2012Martha Entwistle

There was an update today in video analytics provider Object Video's patent licensing efforts. OV announced today that it has signed a global patent licensing agreement with Tyco Security Products' American Dynamics business division. You'll recall that at ISC West last year, OV announced in April that it was suing Sony, Samsung and Bosch for alleged patent infringement And, in June, it filed a complaint with the against the same companies with the International Trade Commission. That complaint seeks...

American Dynamics, Bosch, CEO Raul Fernandez, Object Video, Samsung, Sony, Tyco Security Products, Warren Brown


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OV looks for quicker resolution with ITC complaint

July 7, 2011Martha Entwistle

RESTON, Va.—ObjectVideo, which in April filed a lawsuit against Sony, Samsung and Bosch for alleged patent infringement on some of its analytics, on June 29 filed a complaint against the same companies with the International Trade Commission. The complaint seeks to bar Bosch, Samsung and Sony from importing and selling products containing software features and functions that allegedly infringe on OV's patents. “The ITC was empowered by the Tariff Act in 1930 to be a venue for quick...

Bosch, International Trade Commission, ITC, ObjectVideo, OV, Raul Fernandez, Samsung, Sony


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Monitoring

Second annual summit for managed and hosted video

June 16, 2011Daniel Gelinas

BOULDER, Colo.—Envysion held its second annual Hosted & Managed Video Summit here just prior to the annual ESX show from June 6-7. There was a sold out crowd of more than 75 participants this year, up 50 percent from last year, according to Envysion VP of product and marketing Carlos Perez. "There was positive feedback, overall, from participants. We have reached a critical mass of participants with interest in continually being part of the event," Perez said. "There was lots of good productive...

Arrowsight, Axis AVHS, Brivo, Carlos Perez, Cernium, Checkpoint, Diebold, EMC, Envysion, Foundry Group


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UTI expands focus

April 28, 2011Martha Entwistle

CHESTER SPRINGS, Pa.—Known for its expertise with critical infrastructure, Unlimited Technology Inc., a systems integrator based here with offices in Houston and Valhalla, N.Y., has expanded in the past couple of years to other vertical markets. “Critical infrastructure, including utilities, water, chemical, and nuclear facilities, are still a high percentage of the work we do,” said Brent Franklin, president of UTI. “We opened an office in Valhalla [outside of New York City...

Brent Franklin, CA Technologies, Software House Enterprise, Sony, United Nations Federal Credit Union, Unlimited Technology Inc., UTI


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Object Video sues Sony, Samsung, Bosch

April 14, 2011Martha Entwistle

RESTON, Va.—The news, announced last week, that video analytics maker ObjectVideo is suing Sony, Samsung and Bosch for alleged patent infringement on some of OV's analytics took the industry by surprise, and had many asking the question: “Why now?” After all, certain technologies have been in use for a while now, so why suddenly start suing major camera manufacturers? Is the lawsuit, as some surmise, designed to generate publicity or an opportunistic move by attorneys trolling...

Bosch, Eric Griffen, intellectual property, ObjectVideo, patent infringement, Raul Fernandez, Samsung, Sony, York Capital


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