Cathexis goes hybrid

July 2010 Products & Solutions

South African developer and manufacturer Cathexis will be releasing its new DVR-1008 product in July. This low-cost product has eight full frame rate analogue video channels, eight isolated inputs, four relay outputs, one channel of bi-directional audio and two RS422 ports. On top of this, the system can also accommodate the full range of Cathexis and third-party IP cameras (Axis, Bosch, Samsung, Sanyo, Mobotix, Arecont etc.).

The system is compatible with all the existing Cathexis systems and software and offers full remote monitoring capabilities. Video 'transcoding' is implemented for efficient streaming over low bandwidth links and the same level of third party integration (alarm panels, POS, access control, fire panels etc,) capability as the larger Cathexis systems is available. The system also provides the Cathexis health-monitoring capability, which provides automatic environmental, camera, hard drive, database and software integrity monitoring and alarming.

This system is targeted at the enterprise market where companies have multiple small outlets and is also suited to the remote monitoring market where customers need the sophisticated Cathexis alarm handling environment, but with a low cost on-site solution. The system was originally designed for a retail customer in Pennsylvania who has 900 stores and a central monitoring control room. Their system is also integrated with their access control systems.



Credit(s)




Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

Save energy with Paxton’s Net2 Access Control
Paxton Power Management Products & Solutions
Paxton offers access control systems that can help save building energy by utilising smart features. This not only has a positive environmental impact but, importantly, helps save businesses money.

Read more...
Protecting our most vulnerable
NEC XON Access Control & Identity Management Products & Solutions
In a nation grappling with the distressing rise in child kidnappings, the need for innovative solutions to protect our infants has never been more critical. South Africa finds itself in the throes of a child abduction pandemic.

Read more...
International access manufacturer sets up shop in SA
Technews Publishing Access Control & Identity Management News & Events Products & Solutions
The South African security market can always use some good news, and this year, STid has obliged by formally entering the South African market, setting up its main office in the Boomgate Experience Centre in Roodepoort, Johannesburg.

Read more...
Hik-Connect for Teams released
Hikvision South Africa Products & Solutions Surveillance
Hikvision has released an update for its security management platform; Hik-Connect for Teams not only meets the specific needs of individual users, but also caters to various medium-sized businesses (SMBs) and multi-site management scenarios.

Read more...
Revolutionise your security with integrated solutions
Secutel Technologies Products & Solutions Surveillance
By merging the capabilities of SecuVue and Secutraq, Secutel has forged a robust system empowering users to fine-tune analytics and harness facial recognition, pose detection, and XFS, among other features.

Read more...
Effective access control
Flow Systems Access Control & Identity Management Products & Solutions
Flow Systems has introduced its new Extra Heavy Duty Industrial Rising Vehicle Barrier, which provides a high level of protection. It is a traditional-looking control barrier with the benefits of high-level physical protection.

Read more...
Optimise operations in healthcare
Cathexis Technologies Integrated Solutions
Hospitals can see thousands of people gathering daily to provide medical care, seek help, visit loved ones, or undertake essential support or administrative work. Protecting everyone is critical to maintaining a safe environment.

Read more...
SafeQuip introduces lithium fire extinguishers
Fire & Safety Products & Solutions
With the use of Lithium batteries increasing in many types of portable devices and battery storage solutions, SafeQuip, in partnership with AVD Lithex, is introducing a fire extinguisher aimed at suppressing and extinguishing, and also preventing re-ignition of lithium fires.

Read more...
New generation of cyber-focused controllers
Gallagher News & Events Access Control & Identity Management Products & Solutions
The C7000 gives users an opportunity to leverage their hardware and firmware to build a platform designed to catapult their organisation into the future, with cybersecurity baked in from inception.

Read more...
Nextivity CEL-FI ROAM R41 boosts your cell signal
IoT & Automation Products & Solutions
Designed for cars, trucks, and boats, it is the industry’s most powerful cellular coverage solution for on-the-go applications. It features the 4th generation IntelliBoost chip to deliver channelised coverage for mobile network operator (MNO) signals.

Read more...