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Security Today 2017 New Product of the Year Award Winners Announced

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Security Today 2017 New Product of the Year Award Winners Announced

DALLAS, August 17, 2017 – Security Today magazine, the leading industry media brand providing technology, education and solutions for security professionals, and, the preeminent editorial website for the security industry, announced the winners of their 2017 New Product of the Year Award today.

The Security Today New Product of the Year Award honors the outstanding product development achievements of security equipment manufacturers whose products are considered to be particularly noteworthy in their ability to improve security. More than 100 entries were received in the ninth successful year of the independently juried contest. Winners were honored in 40 product award categories:

The winners are:

Access Control – Biometrics
FST Biometrics, IMID Access 4.0
Kensington, Kensington VeriMark Fingerprint Key

Access Control Devices/Peripherals
ASSA ABLOY, Norton 5800 Series ADAEZ Operator with Wireless Interface Module
HES, an ASSA ABLOY Group Brand, HES 1500/1600 Series Electric Strike Platform

Access Control Devices/Peripherals – Wireless
CyberLock, CyberKey Blue 2
Access Control Software/Controllers
Mercury Security, EP4502 Intelligent Controller

Louroe Electronics, Verifact A USB

Big Data Security Analysis
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, ArcSight Investigate

Cameras – Analog
Dahua Technology Inc., Dahua HDCVI 3.0 4K Fisheye Panoramic Camera

Cameras – IP Multi-sensor Panoramic
Arecont Vision, SurroundVideo G5 Mini Multi-sensor Multi-megapixel

Panoramic Camera
Cameras – IP Single-sensor Panoramic

Cameras – IP Multi-sensor Megapixel
Arecont Vision, SurroundVideo Omni G3 Multi-sensor Multi-megapixel Adjustable View Camera

Cloud Solutions and Services
HID Global, HID Location Services

Convergence & Integrated Software and Solutions
ReconaSense, ReconaSense

Cyber Defense Solutions
Razberi Technologies, Razberi CameraDefense

Emergency Communications Systems
VuTeur, VuTeur Emergency Management and Asset Protection Solution

Fire & Life Safety
Honeywell, 5800COMBO Smoke and CO Detector

High-Performance NVRs
Honeywell, Honeywell Performance Series NVR

Home Automation
Honeywell, Lyric Platform

Hyper-converged Infrastructure for Video Surveillance
Pivot3, Pivot3 vSTAC

Identity Management
AMAG Technology, Symmetry CONNECT

Internet of Things
V5 Systems, V5 Portable Edge Computing Unit (PECU-Dell)

Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solutions
Honeywell, Lyric Platform

Intrusion Detection & Prevention Solutions – Wireless
Bosch Security Systems, ZigBee Compliant Door Window Multi-sensor

Sargent and Greenleaf, A-Series with Display

Mobile Apps
System Surveyor, System Surveyor

Monitoring Solutions
Hewlett Packard Enterprise, ArcSight Investigate

Network Support Solutions
D-Link, D-Link Smart Managed PoE Powered 5-Port Gigabit Switch (DGS-1100-05PD)

Outdoor Perimeter Protection
Gallagher, F4 Fence Controllers
Sharp Electronics Corporation, Sharp INTELLOS Automated Unmanned

Ground Vehicle (A-UGV)
V5 Systems, V5 Systems Portable Security Unit with Analytics and Cellular (V5 PSU-AC)

FLIR, Cameleon Tactical Command and Control Software

Power Supply Technologies
Altronix, NetWay SP8WP

Risk Management Software
RiskVision, RiskVision Platform

Software/IT Solutions
Parallels, Parallels Remote Application Server (RAS)

User Authentication/Identification/Credentialing and Management
Medeco, Medeco XT SPC (Secure Programming and Charging Device)

Video Analytics
BrainChip Inc., BrainChip Studio

Video Management Solutions and Tools
Arteco, Arteco Marketing Platform

Video Management Systems
3VR, VisionPoint VMS 8.1
Milestone Systems, Milestone Xprotect Professional+
Salient Systems, ViewPoint

Video Surveillance Advanced Imaging Technologies
Axis Communications, AXIS Q1659 Network Camera

Video Surveillance Cameras – HD
Arecont Vision, MegaVideo 4K Compact Ultra-high Resolution Camera

Video Surveillance Cameras – IP
Arecont Vision, MicroBullet IP Megapixel Bullet Camera with Integrated IR

Video Surveillance Cameras – Thermal
Axis Communications, XP40-Q1942 Explosion-Protected PT Thermal Network Camera
Bosch Security Systems, MIC IP fusion 9000i
FLIR, Thermal PT-Series HD

Video Surveillance Hardware & Accessories
Digital Watchdog, VMAX A1 Universal HD over Coax 32-Channel Digital Video Recorder
V5 Systems, Portable Security Unit with Analytics and Cellular (V5 PSU-AC)

Winners will receive awards and will be recognized at ASIS International 2017 in Dallas, Texas, September 26-28. They will also be featured on the security industry leading website,, and will be highlighted in the December 2017 issue of Security Today magazine. Entrants are included in the September 2017 issue of Security Today magazine. The magazine is distributed to more than 65,000* subscribers monthly as well as at key industry trade events such as ASIS, and its website is visited by thousands of security professionals every week.

“The New Product of the Year contest gives us a terrific sampling of security solutions, but what is more amazing each year is the technical savvy that comes along with new products,” said Ralph C. Jensen, editor in chief of Security Today magazine. “Our juried judges must be able to understand technology and innovation to be able to stay on top of security solutions that will blend into the platforms in use today, and what will be expected of them tomorrow. Our New Product of the Year contest allows forward-thinking manufacturers to be able to share their vision of security.”

Information about the 2018 Security Today New Product of the Year awards will be available at in the spring of 2018.

*BPA Brand Report, December 2016