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Honeywell Digital Video Manager Achieves Key IP Video Standard Compliance
Honeywell DVM Now Complies with ONVIF Equipment
MINNEAPOLIS, June 14, 2011 – Honeywell (NYSE:HON) today announced its Digital Video Manager™ (DVM) — a digital closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance system – has achieved compliance with the Open Network Video Interface Forum (ONVIF) standards for IP-based security systems. DVM can now interface with other video system technologies that comply with ONVIF-version 1.02, allowing organizations to more easily design integrated IP-based video security systems.
is a global consortium of vendors that have collaborated to create an
open interface for all video applications such as streaming video
systems and digital cameras operating on an IP network. Similar to the
analogue standard National Television System Committee (NTSC), ONVIF
enables organizations to integrate complete IP-based video systems
using various vendor-designed security technologies that are ONVIF
“When IP-based security systems were introduced, the technology lacked an industry-wide standard that greatly hindered users’ ability to outfit and upgrade their security systems with the best technologies available,” said Paul Orzeske, president of Honeywell Building Solutions. “Now that Honeywell’s DVM is ONVIF compliant, we move closer to giving our customers the freedom to more intricately integrate and design their video security systems with the latest technologies.”
is a component of Enterprise Buildings Integrator (EBI), Honeywell’s
building management system that boosts efficiency and reduces operating
costs by integrating core technology — security, life safety, HVAC,
lighting and energy systems — and allowing operators to view and
control these functions from a single workstation. The latest version
of DVM, R400, allows security personnel to view video from multiple DVM
systems on one virtual platform, regardless of geography. This is
beneficial for multi-site and critical infrastructure applications
because it provides central monitoring and control of all cameras and
equipment on a network. The distributed architecture also increases
system scalability and eliminates any single point of failure, which
allows each remote DVM system to operate independently in the event of
a problem at one site.
To learn more about Honeywell Digital Video Manager, visit the Honeywell Web site.
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com. Honeywell Building Solutions is part of the Honeywell Automation and Control Solutions business group, a global leader in providing product and service solutions that improve efficiency and profitability, support regulatory compliance, and maintain safe, comfortable environments in homes, buildings and industry. For more information about Building Solutions, access www.honeywell.com/buildingsolutions.
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