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State & Local Organizations Can Now Use U.S. Communities Contract

U.S. Communities aggregates the purchasing power of more than 90,000 public agencies nationwide by offering Participating Public Agencies the ability to make purchases through existing, competitively solicited contracts between a supplier and a lead public agency. Each lead public agency awards its contract to a supplier after a competitive solicitation process designed to ensure that …

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milestone XProtect

What’s New in Milestone XProtect 2018 R3?

Milestone XProtect 2018 R3 introduced some strong new features for advanced video surveillance installations looking to deliver comprehensive security. How audio adds value to your video Surveillance Installation While a picture is worth a thousand words, the spoken word can be worth much more. Regardless of the number of megapixels captured by a surveillance camera, video alone …

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backup vs archiving

Backup vs. Archiving: Know the Difference

Backup Vs. Archiving Backup and archiving are often being confused, while in fact they differ significantly. Data backup means copying the data in order to restore the critical data in case of an unexpected data loss due to various events, like hard drive failure, theft, flood, ransomware attacks etc. Data archiving on the other hand …

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open-e joviandss SDS

The Three Principles of Business Protection

Open-E JovianDSS is a ZFS- and Linux-based Data Storage Software designed for businesses of any size.The product’s unique features fulfill the demands for the key principles of any Business Continuity plan within one product only, with optimal data storage, protection and recovery. Keep your business running seamlessly by: Three key principles of business protection with …

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CHANGING THE INDUSTRY WITH HARDWARE ACCELERATED DECODING

What Does This Mean For Your Installations? When dealing with large-scale installations, being able to offer high performance at a reasonable cost is an essential part of winning large bids. To that end, a ground-breaking new technology: hardware accelerated video motion detection is already changing the game in video surveillance. Built-in video motion detection (VMD) is already …

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How Is AI Changing Your Customers Video Surveillance Requirements Today?

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, Video Analytics and other industry terms surrounding the revolution that Artificial Intelligence (AI) is bringing to security and video surveillance show that there are many ways to say the same thing. Perhaps the words surrounding Artificial Intelligence video surveillance are confusing but the benefits are clear. Wikipedia defines AI for Video …

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Cannabis Video Surveillance Requirements

The State of Cannabis Video Surveillance Requirements in CA, OR, WA, AK and Canada

Ever Changing Cannabis Video Surveillance Requirements (Updated October, 19, 2018!) The cannabis industry is experiencing explosive growth, despite marijuana being illegal under U.S. federal law. Medical marijuana is often used to relieve pain caused from headaches and diseases like cancer, as well as to treat long-term conditions like glaucoma. Cultivation, promotion, and sales of marijuana for …

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Running VMware Virtual Machines With Software Defined Storage

The Arxys | Sentio SDS powered by Open-E JovianDSS is a ZFS- and Linux-based Data Storage Software designed especially for enterprise-sized Software Defined Storage environments. Combined with VMware vSphere ESXi, it is a cost-effective, flexible and scalable solution for virtualization that offers highest performance and data efficiency. VMware Virtual Machines certified support delivers rock solid performance …

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FDA Requesting Public Comment On Cannabis Rescheduling

FDA officials have put out a call for public comment about the potential rescheduling of cannabis and several other substances. Summary The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is requesting interested persons to submit comments concerning abuse potential, actual abuse, medical usefulness, trafficking, and impact of scheduling changes on availability for medical use of 16 drug …

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Storage And Bandwidth Savings With Codec H.265 vs h.264 in Video Surveillance

In Video Surveillance the codecs that control the compression of video streams utilized by video surveillance cameras have tremendous impacts on the entire video surveillance system. They affect the storage capacity, network bandwidth and overall system performance. They are the single most important technological aspect of any video surveillance system, and thankfully they keep getting …

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