Press Release 8 September 2021
Regensburg (Germany), 8 September 2021 – With immediate effect, the patented Panomera® multifocal sensor cameras produced by Germany-based manufacturer Dallmeier have completed a seamless integration in the Milestone XProtect® video management software (VMS). The integration provides XProtect® users with a range of entirely new capabilities for observing and monitoring large areas and vast spatial contexts.
With Panomera®, the images from up to seven detail sensors and one overview sensor are intelligently stitched within a camera system to produce one overall vision of the object space. XProtect® operators can now open and organize all "submodules" from the XProtect® Smart Client user interface, drag and drop, zoom into any number of areas within the submodules simultaneously. Enabling the entire high-resolution image at all times provides the benefit equal to combining a powerful megapixel camera with an unlimited number of high-resolution "virtual" PTZs.
Back in time with the "virtual PTZ"
The plugin works with the XProtect® Smart Client process seamlessly. It eliminates complicated, confusing switching between camera perspectives and the unnecessary search for maps of buildings and surroundings. The number of cameras needed and the number of screens that you have to observe are reduced drastically. The work of the operators is made considerably simpler. All submodules are recorded in high resolution. The zooms are carried in extremely high resolution, allowing the operator to receiving details of the entire image. This feature is not possible with conventional solutions, and it is beneficial when dealing with complex situations, for example, or for ensuring successful forensic analysis.
"The integration of Panomera® technology in the Milestone XProtect® software is an important step for our mutual customers and partners. Creating an unlimited number of high-resolution views from the main image within the VMS and recording them is not possible in this form except with Panomera®. It is as if the user has an unlimited number of 'virtual PTZs' at his disposal, while at the same time everything is continuously recorded in high resolution," says Thomas Dallmeier, member of the management board at Dallmeier. "With this combined solution, not only do users of Milestone XProtect® reduce their overall operating costs, as fewer camera systems and less infrastructure are needed, but they also significantly improve overall security, including the documentation of incidents, since all concerned areas of the object space are monitored and recorded in high resolution."
"We are delighted with the integration of the Panomera® technology in the Milestone XProtect® video management software. As a result, our joint customers have at their disposal absolutely "state-of-the-art" technologies, from both the software and the camera perspective, for an enormous range of video security applications," says Alberto Bruschi, Manager EMEA Community Sales at Milestone Systems. "We are particularly pleased that Dallmeier and Milestone Systems are European manufacturers, whose key technologies are combined to create an efficient, scalable, and reliable solution. From the perspective of cybersecurity, the high standards for secure technologies are becoming more and more important for many of our customers."
Available on the Milestone Marketplace, you can access the Dallmeier Panomera® plugin. Open to all XProtect users, Marketplace is where you can find and compare the hardware, software, and solution service partners to build the video management solution your business needs today – and tomorrow.
Dallmeier is the only manufacturer of video security technology that develops and manufactures all components in Germany. This includes the entire product range, from cameras to picture storage and transmission to intelligent video analysis and even individually adjusted management software. Quality made by Dallmeier, made in Germany!
Dallmeier has at its disposal more than 35 years of experience in transmission, recording as well as picture processing technology and is a leading pioneer of CCTV/IP solutions worldwide. This profound knowledge is used in the development of intelligent software and high-quality recorder and camera technologies enabling Dallmeier to not only offer stand-alone systems, but complete network solutions up to large-scale projects with perfectly integrated component. Right from the beginning the company always focused on own innovative developments and highest quality and reliability.
Over the years, Dallmeier has repeatedly given fresh impetus to the market with new developments and extraordinary innovations. The world’s first DVR for example, which introduced digital recording to the entire CCTV industry more than 25 years ago, came from Dallmeier. The introduction of the patented multifocal sensor system Panomera® has had a similarly ground-breaking effect, ushering in a new era for the industry. This unique camera technology is revolutionising the market and opening up completely new possibilities for securing assets, optimising business operations and ensuring public safety. This and the extensive experience in the CCTV and IP field have led to a top position in the international market for digital video surveillance systems.
About Milestone Systems
Milestone Systems is a leading provider of open platform video management software; technology that helps the world see how to ensure safety, protect assets and increase business efficiency. Milestone enables an open platform community that drives collaboration and innovation in the development and use of network video technology, with reliable and scalable solutions that are proven in more than 500,000 installations worldwide. Founded in 1998, Milestone is a stand-alone company in the Canon Group.
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