Broadware Announces Surveillance.com

New Solution for Security Dealers Enables Businesses to Monitor and Manage

Remote Video Via the Web



Apr 04, 2001, 01:00 ET from BroadWare Technologies

    LAS VEGAS, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the security
 industry's ISC Expo/West conference, BroadWare Technologies today announced a
 new Web-based video surveillance solution for businesses called
 surveillance.com. Surveillance.com helps businesses increase their
 productivity, efficiency and safety by enabling authorized managers and
 security personnel to view business operations "live" from any Web browser at
 any time. Surveillance.com is the only Web-based video monitoring and storage
 solution that is sold exclusively through security dealers.
     Surveillance.com was developed based on BroadWare's proven technology
 using broadband networking to deliver remote video via the Internet. It is
 built on a standards-based open architecture and integrates easily with
 leading video appliance products. In addition, the surveillance.com solution
 includes comprehensive technical and marketing support that helps dealers
 increase their profitability and extend the services they can offer to their
 customers.
     "Surveillance.com is the only solution tailored exclusively for security
 dealers wanting to offer their customers the ability to view, store and manage
 remote video from any Web browser," said William Stuntz, CEO of BroadWare.
 "Surveillance.com can offer a highly rewarding business opportunity for
 security dealers wanting to grow their recurring monthly revenues. And for
 their customers, not only can surveillance.com make the workplace safer, it
 also can provide valuable insights into day-to-day business processes.
 Essentially, surveillance.com is the extra set of eyes that every business
 owner wishes they had."
     In addition to announcing surveillance.com, BroadWare also announced today
 that surveillance.com supports the MG120S video server from Hitachi America
 Ltd., offering dealers an integrated video server and Internet software
 solution for monitoring live video via the Internet. (Please see corresponding
 press release issued today by Hitachi America.)
 
     Surveillance.com services that dealers can now offer include:
 
     -- Monthly recurring services
     -- Basic view -- Enables a single subscriber to log in and view one video
        feed at a time.
     -- Multi view -- A subscriber can log in and view multiple feeds from the
        same or different locations at the same time.
     -- Team view -- Multiple subscribers can log in and view video images
        simultaneously.
     -- A day at a glance -- Video feeds are archived remotely at
        30 frames/hour for 24 hours every day of the month. Subscribers can
        review a day of business activities in just a few minutes.  Archives
        are stored for 60 days.
     -- Local archives -- Video feeds are recorded locally on a BroadWare Local
        Archive Server. Subscribers can specify or review archives through the
        surveillance.com web interface.
 
     Remote Archives
     -- Loop archives -- Provide continuous recording of a video feed.
        Subscribers and users can access the prior seven days, 30 days, or
        60 days of archived images. Recording frame rate can be specified.
     -- Scheduled archives -- Subscribers can schedule archives using a
        calendar interface. Archives can be one-time or can recur on a regular
        basis. Recording frame rate can be specified.
     -- Long-term storage -- Subscribers can store an entire video clip or a
        section of the video clip remotely. The video clips remain accessible
        to the subscribers until they are deleted.
 
     Surveillance.com reseller partners include:  Construction Protective
 Services, Greater Alarm, JP Enterprises, PEI Systems, RFI Communications and
 Security, Remote Viewing Solutions and Vidcom Solutions, and others. Security
 dealers interested in learning more about surveillance.com may contact
 BroadWare at 408-366-8001 or via the Web at www.broadware.com.
 
     About BroadWare
     Founded in 1996 and based in Cupertino, Calif., BroadWare develops and
 delivers solutions that capitalize on its core competencies in broadband
 networking, digital media, and ASP development. The company's flagship
 surveillance.com solution enables businesses to view, store and manage remote
 video and audio from any Web browser. The company utilizes proprietary
 technologies built on standards-based, open architectures that deliver low
 latency audio and video streaming. For more information on BroadWare
 solutions, please visit www.broadware.com.
 
 

SOURCE BroadWare Technologies
    LAS VEGAS, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the security
 industry's ISC Expo/West conference, BroadWare Technologies today announced a
 new Web-based video surveillance solution for businesses called
 surveillance.com. Surveillance.com helps businesses increase their
 productivity, efficiency and safety by enabling authorized managers and
 security personnel to view business operations "live" from any Web browser at
 any time. Surveillance.com is the only Web-based video monitoring and storage
 solution that is sold exclusively through security dealers.
     Surveillance.com was developed based on BroadWare's proven technology
 using broadband networking to deliver remote video via the Internet. It is
 built on a standards-based open architecture and integrates easily with
 leading video appliance products. In addition, the surveillance.com solution
 includes comprehensive technical and marketing support that helps dealers
 increase their profitability and extend the services they can offer to their
 customers.
     "Surveillance.com is the only solution tailored exclusively for security
 dealers wanting to offer their customers the ability to view, store and manage
 remote video from any Web browser," said William Stuntz, CEO of BroadWare.
 "Surveillance.com can offer a highly rewarding business opportunity for
 security dealers wanting to grow their recurring monthly revenues. And for
 their customers, not only can surveillance.com make the workplace safer, it
 also can provide valuable insights into day-to-day business processes.
 Essentially, surveillance.com is the extra set of eyes that every business
 owner wishes they had."
     In addition to announcing surveillance.com, BroadWare also announced today
 that surveillance.com supports the MG120S video server from Hitachi America
 Ltd., offering dealers an integrated video server and Internet software
 solution for monitoring live video via the Internet. (Please see corresponding
 press release issued today by Hitachi America.)
 
     Surveillance.com services that dealers can now offer include:
 
     -- Monthly recurring services
     -- Basic view -- Enables a single subscriber to log in and view one video
        feed at a time.
     -- Multi view -- A subscriber can log in and view multiple feeds from the
        same or different locations at the same time.
     -- Team view -- Multiple subscribers can log in and view video images
        simultaneously.
     -- A day at a glance -- Video feeds are archived remotely at
        30 frames/hour for 24 hours every day of the month. Subscribers can
        review a day of business activities in just a few minutes.  Archives
        are stored for 60 days.
     -- Local archives -- Video feeds are recorded locally on a BroadWare Local
        Archive Server. Subscribers can specify or review archives through the
        surveillance.com web interface.
 
     Remote Archives
     -- Loop archives -- Provide continuous recording of a video feed.
        Subscribers and users can access the prior seven days, 30 days, or
        60 days of archived images. Recording frame rate can be specified.
     -- Scheduled archives -- Subscribers can schedule archives using a
        calendar interface. Archives can be one-time or can recur on a regular
        basis. Recording frame rate can be specified.
     -- Long-term storage -- Subscribers can store an entire video clip or a
        section of the video clip remotely. The video clips remain accessible
        to the subscribers until they are deleted.
 
     Surveillance.com reseller partners include:  Construction Protective
 Services, Greater Alarm, JP Enterprises, PEI Systems, RFI Communications and
 Security, Remote Viewing Solutions and Vidcom Solutions, and others. Security
 dealers interested in learning more about surveillance.com may contact
 BroadWare at 408-366-8001 or via the Web at www.broadware.com.
 
     About BroadWare
     Founded in 1996 and based in Cupertino, Calif., BroadWare develops and
 delivers solutions that capitalize on its core competencies in broadband
 networking, digital media, and ASP development. The company's flagship
 surveillance.com solution enables businesses to view, store and manage remote
 video and audio from any Web browser. The company utilizes proprietary
 technologies built on standards-based, open architectures that deliver low
 latency audio and video streaming. For more information on BroadWare
 solutions, please visit www.broadware.com.
 
 SOURCE  BroadWare Technologies