Camsecure installs DDN storage
February 2012, News, CCTV, Surveillance
Camsecure is the first specifier and installer of the NASA-endorsed DDN content intensive storage option in South Africa.
“We have three installed applications of DDN’s storage solutions and we are currently negotiating for further sites,” said Francois Malan, MD of Camsecure. “By providing our customers with storage solutions of this nature, we ensure a turnkey security solution that does not stop at the acquisition of data, but further provides them with a secure platform on which to retain and access their critical data.”
DDN Storage provides storage array, file system and object storage appliances for the cloud to the world’s most data-intensive environments. “These scalable and efficient storage solutions enable customers to accelerate time to results, scale simply as data sets continue to grow and gain competitive advantage through resolving performance and capacity scaling challenges.”
The system can handle tens of thousands of cameras and is extremely scalable. “DDN is used by the largest surveillance sites in the world and is also used by six out of 10 high-performance computers. The footprint of DDN solutions reads like a ‘Who’s Who’ of the corporate world, so our customers can rest assured that their valuable data is in the right hands.”
For more information contact Camsecure, +27 (0)11 781 1341, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.camsecure.co.za
- The dawn of intelligent security
April 2015, Technews Publishing, News
Welcome to the CCTV Handbook 2015. We’ve collected a host of interesting and useful bits of information about the surveillance industry in this handbook in an attempt to provide our readers with an overview ...
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- Making the right decisions
April 2015, SMC - Security Management Consultants, RCN Risk and Audit, Security Services & Risk Management, CCTV, Surveillance
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- Storage solutions for surveillance
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- Secure surveillance system at school
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- Arteco VMS for solar farm
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- Regional network manages safety in Minnesota
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- A perfect storm for waste
April 2015, Case Studies, CCTV, Surveillance
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- Exporter relies on IP video
April 2015, Dahua Technology, Case Studies, CCTV, Surveillance
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- Securing a hydroelectricity plant
April 2015, NUUO Inc., Case Studies, CCTV, Surveillance
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