3D sensing platform for access control and smart video security announced

Ambarella and ON Semiconductor announced a joint 3D sensing platform for the development of intelligent access control systems and smart video security products such as smart video doorbells and door locks. The platform is based on Ambarella’s CV25 CVflow AI vision system on chip (SoC), structured-light powered by Lumentum’s VCSEL technology, and ON Semiconductor’s AR0237IR image sensor. Ambarella, Lumentum, and ON Semiconductor will demonstrate the platform during CES 2020. Traditional structured-light solutions need to use … More

Seagate Lyve Drive Mobile System: Manage enterprise, cloud, and edge data growth

Today at CES 2020, Seagate introduced a modular storage solution to manage the surge of enterprise, cloud, and edge data. The Seagate Lyve Drive Mobile System is a portfolio of simple, secure, and efficient data management solutions built to activate the datasphere. Powered by IT 4.0—the fourth wave of industrial revolution within IT—where connected homes, connected cities, AI-powered factories, autonomous vehicles, and media and entertainment content drive explosive data growth, the global datasphere is forecasted … More

First international smart home standard ensures secure connectivity between devices

The Open Connectivity Foundation (OCF) announced that products from BSC Computer GmbH, COMMAX, Haier, LG Electronics, Resideo, Samsung Electronics and SURE Universal will complete OCF 2.1 certification in 2020, ensuring robust and secure connectivity between devices. Research shows that revenue from the smart home market is expected to show an annual growth rate of 17.6 percent, resulting in a global market volume of more than $141 billion by 2023. As the smart home market continues … More

FLIR Systems launches three new Pan-Tilt-Zoom security cameras

FLIR Systems announced three dome-shaped, Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) security cameras, including two dual-sensor camera series for critical infrastructure locations, the FLIR Elara DX-Series and the FLIR Saros DM-Series, and a high-resolution visible camera for safe city deployments, the FLIR Quasar 4K IR PTZ. The latest FLIR security products offer multiple lens options for long- and short-range needs to enable accurate perimeter protection of critical infrastructure, remote facilities, and in urban city environments, day or night. Given … More

NETSCOUT’s nGeniusPULSE now enables testing of network and app availability and performance over Wi-Fi

NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, a market leader in service assurance, security, and business analytics, announced that it has introduced new capabilities to NETSCOUT’s nGeniusPULSE that enable testing of network and application availability and performance over Wi-Fi connections and business transaction testing (BTT) that test performance within an application. These capabilities improve visibility of the end-user experience regardless of where end-users are located, such as remote offices, retail stores, or sporting and entertainment events. These additions help IT … More

SmartMetric’s biometric credit and debit card now has 9 years battery shelf life

SmartMetric announces that its biometric credit and debit card has now a battery shelf life of over 9 years. The card’s biometric fingerprint sensor and internal processor powers on automatically as soon as the card holder touches the card’s fingerprint sensor on the card’s surface. “This means the card can stay unused by a user for a long time and when they go to use the card it will power up immediately; the user simply … More

Medigate and Cerner provide medical device security across healthcare orgs

Medigate, a dedicated medical device security and asset management solution, announced it’s joining forces with Cerner Corporation, a global health care technology company, to make it easier for healthcare organizations to establish and maintain strong network security, manage medical device security risks and keep operations intact. For clients that choose to implement Medigate’s medical device security and asset management, Cerner’s team of cybersecurity experts will be equipped to help accurately inventory IoT and IoMT environments … More

Osano raises $5.4M to secure its market position and offer businesses enhanced data protection

Osano, a company building the first platform for data privacy transparency, has announced it has closed a Series A funding round of $5.4M. The round is co-led by LiveOak Venture Partners and Next Coast Ventures, enabling Osano to further invest in R&D, marketing and new hires to meet the growing demand for its data privacy platform and tools. With total funding to-date of $8.4M, Osano is a turnkey data privacy platform that automates the process … More

Crypsis Group launches Hadron, a new endpoint detection and response platform

The Crypsis Group, a leading incident response, risk management and digital forensics firm, announced the launch of Hadron, an advanced Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) platform that provides real-time monitoring, collection and querying of forensic artifact data. Hadron is a powerful tool that provides Crypsis incident responders with unparalleled insight into ongoing and/or historical data breach activities, thereby greatly accelerating their client investigations. Hadron collects and analyzes the data most relevant to today’s attacks in … More

Inspur launches a series of new storage products

Recently, Inspur released a series of new storage products including the mid-range storage AS5000G5 series with centralized architecture, as well as the high-performance P series, the high-density H series, and the highly flexible X series with distributed architecture. Inspur and Intel launch all-flash storage systems with dual-port Optane SSD Inspur AS5000G5-F is an all-flash storage product featuring the Intel dual-port Optane SSD. With the Optane SSD as the high-speed cache layer, AS5000G5-F combines innovative technologies … More

Faraday’s new IoT SoC platform offers enhanced flexibility and scalability for AIoT SoC designs

Faraday Technology Corporation, a leading ASIC design service and IP provider, introduced the Faraday FIE3240 FPGA platform, the latest addition to its SoCreative! IoT SoC platform series. The reprogrammable FIE3240 platform offers enhanced flexibility and scalability for today’s AIoT SoC designs utilizing Arm Cortex-M series processors. In order to meet diverse IoT application needs, Faraday’s FIE3240 platform is equipped with industry-standard expansion interfaces to integrate DDR, USB, Ethernet, MIPI, LCD controller, and other functions; multi-voltage … More

TrueFort expands Fortified Ecosystem to improve customers’ security posture

TrueFort, the application detection and response company, announced the continued expansion of the TrueFort Fortified Ecosystem. The company is building upon its previously announced partnership with CrowdStrike, and now adds Infoblox to the program. To protect applications and enable organizations to achieve full, 360-degree understanding of their behavior and context, the TrueFort Fortress XDR platform has been optimized to consume vast amounts of real-time telemetry into its advanced analytics engine to be able to accurately … More