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News and Notes



Integrate Third-party systems with Hanwha Wave VMS

June 26 2024

Add versatility to the Hanwha Wave VMS

App-Techs brings its knowledge of third-party interfacing to the Hanwha Wave Video Management System. Our Bridge-to-Wave (BTW) middleware provides a major safety and security enhancement to Wave by integrating a wide variety of third-party systems and sensors. With BTW, receive and view third-party events in the Wave Client in real-time for increased situational and operational awareness.

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May 10 2024

App-Techs sponsors Tech Talk Live 2024

For the eleventh year in a row, we showcased technology solutions to educational IT adminstrators alongside our friends at Milestone Systems, LenelS2, and Chesapeake & Midlantic Marketing for Tech Talk Live 2024. As a proud annual sponsor, learn more about our key takeaways and get an inside look at our booth.

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April 30 2024

Webinar Series. Enhance Milestone XProtect: Unify and Automate your Security Systems with BTX

Check out the latest installment of the App-Techs Webinar Series. Nowadays, physical security requires more than just a video system. Join our webinar and listen to an expert, as our software empowers schools, hospitals, municipalities, and other institutions to become the "single pane of glass" for security system operators.

App-Techs partners with Lanner and IronYun

April 02 2024

App-Techs hits the strip in Las Vegas for ISC West 2024

We’re making the cross-country flight to partner with Lanner Electronics and IronYun Software as a special guest application expert. We'll be participating as exhibitors at the Lanner Booth (#33051) on April 10 (Wednesday) and 11 (Thursday). Also, see how far our footprint spans across the convention. Thanks to BTX (bridge to XProtect) and our relationships, we cover the map!

BTX integrates Teledyne Flir Thermal Intrusion Cameras

February 28 2024

Teledyne Flir Thermal Intrusion Alerts in XProtect

With BTX, Flir FH-Series threat detections trigger immediate action in XProtect. Receive alarm records with video bookmarks and automatically trigger camera call-ups, notifications, and PTZ commands. Filter alarms by zone or by type (human, vehicle), and search previous detections, NO PLUG-INS REQUIRED. Combine the all-conditions perimeter defense of the FH-series with the XProtect VMS for true situational awareness.

BTX integrates Axis Axis License Plate Plate Verifier - LPR

December 27 2023

Axis License Plate Verifier real-time detection alerts with BTX

Axis License Plate Verifier becomes significantly easier to configure and manage, and real-time notifications become significantly more informative. BTX eliminates the need for XProtect driver events, rules, and alarm definitions. Manage your own custom plate lists from the Smart Client. View camera detection snapshots in the Smart Client. Allow Smart Client operators to update plate lists in real-time.

BTX integrates Axis devices with XProtect

October 10 2023

BTX raises the bar for Axis event integration with Milestone XProtect

App-Techs' BTX integration middleware makes the XProtect Smart Client *POP* when AXIS events of interest occur. BTX transforms AXIS events into human-readable, easily understood alarms that trigger immediate security action, all without requiring substantial setup time and rule / alarm mapping and management.

BTX Featured in Security Today

September 13 2023

BTX featured in Security Today article for Metrasens Ultra™ integration

App-Techs' software solutions and third-party integrations continue to gain attention across the security industry. Security Today featured an article on BTX (Bridge-to-XProtect) and its integration of Metrasens Ultra™ advanced detection technology with Milestone XProtect.

Hanwha Wisenet Road AI License Plate Detection

August 15 2023

REAL-TIME Road AI Hanwha camera license plate detection alerts with BTX

Do you want to know NOW if a license plate-of-interest is detected on a Hanwha Road AI-equipped camera? With BTX, you can centrally receive license detections from any number of Road AI cameras. BTX compares the data to a user-managed list and makes XProtect *POP* with list-specific views and actions.

App-techs integrates TRK-101 encoders with XProtect

August 7 2023

App-Techs integrates Flir Teledyne TRK-101 analytics encoders with Milestone XProtect

Any TRK-101 analytics encoders still in service? If so, BTX can listen for TRK analytics detections and other events and make Milestone XProtect *POP*. Receive REAL-TIME TRK analytics detection alerts in the Smart Client and notify staff when analog cameras are offline or tampered.

App-techs integrates Metrasens Ultra with XProtect

June 26 2023

App-Techs integrates Metrasens Ultra™ advanced detection technology with Milestone XProtect

Detect both weapons and data recording devices, and view the alarm in the XProtect Smart Client. With BTX, protect your people, property, and sensitive information by combining the capabilities of the Metrasens Ultra™ with video monitoring power of the Milestone XProtect VMS.

App-techs attends Tech Talk Live 2023

May 9 2023

App-Techs showcases security technology at the 2023 Tech Talk Live Conference.

For the tenth year in a row, App-Techs exhibited and presented on the latest developments in video analytics, access control, and cloud-based video security technologies at the 2023 Tech Talk Live Conference. App-Techs co-exhibited with Milestone Systems and LenelS2.

BTX Integrates Hanwha edge analytics cameras

January 4 2023

BTX integrates Hanwha Wisenet IVA Edge Analytics Cameras with XProtect

BTX shows its versatility through a seamless integration of Hanwha Wisenet IVA Edge Analytics cameras with Milestone XProtect. BTX makes the XProtect Smart Client *POP* when edge events-of-interest occur, and offers features not available with traditional "driver-based" integration methods.

Vendor-of-Year Award Recipient

December 23 2022

App-Techs presents Alan Nydes with "Vendor Rep of the Year" Award

App-Techs is pleased to present Alan Nydes, of Milestone Systems, with our "Vendor Rep of the Year" award. The App-Techs staff, from the sales department to our field technicians, appreciates Alan's dedication, availability, and his knowledge of Milestone XProtect and the video security industry.

App-Techs to attend MIPS in Minneapolis

September 15 2022

App-Techs to attend MIPS 2022 Milestone Partner Summit in Minneapolis

Several App-Techs team members will travel to Minneapolis on October 24-26 to attend the MIPS 2022 Milestone Partnership Summit. App-Techs with connect with Milestone colleagues and integrators while promoting our many XProtect software integration products.

App-Techs Visits Milestone in Denmark

Sept 12 2022

App-Techs Visits Milestone Global Headquarters in Denmark

App-Techs' Dan Fritsch recently traveled to Milestone Systems global headquarters in Brøndby, Denmark. He received recognition as a 2022 Milestone Developer Champion. App-Techs continues to build its relationship with Milestone in order to bring the latest in video management technology to our clients.

Spotlight Plugin Milestone Video

April 20 2022

Milestone features App-Techs Spotlight Plug-in in promotional video.

Several App-Techs team members will travel to Minneapolis on October 24-26 to attend the MIPS 2022 Milestone Partnership Summit. App-Techs with connect with Milestone colleagues and integrators while promote our many Xprotect software integration products.

Plate Recognizer LPR Integration

March 15 2022

BTX integrates license plate recognition software with Milestone XProtect.

Bridge to XProtect (BTX) once again demonstrates its versatility by integrating two additional license plate recognition (LPR) video analytics software with Milestone XProtect. Recent LPR integrations include Plate Recognizer Stream and Hanwha Wisenet Road AI, adding to a list that includes Ironyun's Vaidio.

Bosch Mode 2 Panel Integration with XProtect

September 21 2021

Bosch B9512G panel integration with Milestone XProtect

Bridge to XProtect (BTX) now monitors the point & area status on a Bosch B9512-G control panel and relays alarms into Milestone XProtect. Associate panel alarms with any number of Milestone cameras/devices, view panel alarms in real-time in the XProtect Smart Client, or review previous alarms with BTX-generated video bookmarks .

App-Techs receives Milestone award

July 7 2021

Dan Fritsch Named 2021 Milestone Developer Champion.

App-Techs' Dan Fritsch receives recognition for his contributions to the Milestone developer community. He is among five professionals world-wide named as Milestone Developer Champions. Recipients are technology professionals who go the extra mile to share development knowledge and encourage the innovative use of the Milestone SDK, API, and associated products.

3xLogic Gunshot Detection Sensors

June 14 2021

Integrate 3xLogic gunshot detection with Milestone XProtect

App-Techs has partnered with 3xLogic to integrate gunshot detection sensors with Milestone XProtect. Utilizing BTX, 3xLogic gunshot detection alarms can be viewed in real-time with cameras on your Milestone camera system. App-Techs also provides audio and visual alerts via specialized Smart Client plug-ins that are particularly advantageous in active shooter situations.

Spotlight Audio Alert Plug-in

March 31 2021

Add user-defined AUDIO alerts from XProtect Smart Client with Spotlight™

Stay alert and let the Spotlight™ Plug-in with Audio announce important XProtect events and alarms from your workstation. Spotlight now has the option to add user-defined, text-driven AUDIO announcements that can be paired with any XProtect event or alarm. This feature adds to Spotlight's color-coded bounding box capabilities, providing AUDIO and VISUAL alarm cues.

QTI Ground Sensor Integration with XProtect

January 14 2021

App-Techs integrates Qual-Tron wireless perimeter sensors with Milestone XProtect.

Qual-Tron, Inc. (QTI) has partnered with App-Techs to bring Milestone XProtect compatibility to its wireless ground-based perimeter detection sensors. QTI sensors are used by military, commercial and conservation organizations to monitor vehicle and foot traffic, detect perimeter breaches and trespassing, and protect natural resources from poachers and intruders.

Vaidio Health and Safety Analytics

September 9 2020

EasyVA® Video Analytics offers 'No Mask' detection.

The software can detect non-mask wearers within a group of people, and works even if mask(s) are worn incorrectly, i.e., worn below the nose. Real-time response options including audio announcements and/or email notifications to take action and protect the health and safety of employees, students, and visitors.

Fever Detection Scanners

July 21 2020

App-Techs releases the
Fever Sentry™ line of thermal temperature scanning stations

Fever Sentry™ utilizes thermal radiometry to quickly and accurately identify individuals with elevated body temperatures. These portable, touch-free systems can be positioned at entances to instantly measure the temperatures of students, employees, patients, and visitors. Fever Sentry™ is an automated, high-volume, and contactless alternative to the use of hand-held thermometers.

Touch-free ID Card Readers

June 9 2020

App-Techs designs a touch-free card reader for coronavirus testing centers

App-Techs recently designed a touch-free card reader for a local coronavirus testing center. It uses an innovative vacuum-box system that uses suction to keep ID & insurance cards in place while the operator can record patient information remotely via a live camera stream. The reader ensures safe social distancing and no direct surface contamination.

Coronavirus Patient Monitoring System

April 7 2020

App-Techs assembles and ships Coronavirus remote patient monitoring systems.

App-Techs announces it will serve as the assembly plant for the "Coronavirus Remote Patient Monitoring System" by Knowfalls Fall Prevention Solutions. This system allows healthcare staff to conduct virtual patient rounds via remote cameras, support patient care, reduce virus exposure risk, and conserve masks, gloves and gowns.

Milestone Diamond Partnership

February 24 2020

App-Techs named as 2020 Milestone Diamond Partner.

App-Techs is proud to once again be named as a Milestone Diamond Partner for 2020, the highest partner level offered by Milestone Systems, Inc. The award is recognition for expert knowledge of Milestone products, outstanding tech support, and contributions to the Milestone user community.

App-Techs and Vaidio Demo at MIPS2020

February 4 2020

App-Techs & Ironyun Vaidio co-demo video analytics integration at MIPS 2020

App-Techs is teaming with Ironyun to demo the latest in video analytics technology and analytics integration at the 2020 Milestone Integration Platform Symposium. Stop by and visit us at booth #505 in Dallas from Feb 17-19.

App-Techs presents at Tech Talk Live

February 1 2020

App-Techs to present at Tech Talk on video camera security systems, video analytics & access control

UPDATE:Tech-Talk 2020 is postponed due to COVID-19. ***App-Techs is looking forward to 2021 to present on video camera security systems, video analytics & access control. App-Techs is teaming with Ironyun to demo the latest in video analytics technology and analytics integration at the 2020 Milestone Integration Platform Symposium. Stop by and visit us at booth #505 in Dallas from Feb 17-19.

Arcules Cloud-hosted Video Management

January 9 2020

App-Techs offers cloud-based video camera monitoring & storage with Arcules.

Arcules makes it easy to implement and manage cloud-based video security. An Arcules VMS offers the advantages of easy setup, minimal equipment requirements, cloud data storage, and access to your data and camera feeds from any desktop or mobile device.

OpenPath Cloud-based Access Control

November 21 2019

App-Techs integrates Openpath cloud-based access control systems with Milestone XProtect

Openpath, the makers of keyless access control hardware and software, enlists the expertise of App-Techs to integrate their products with Milestone XProtect Video Management System.

Code Blue Emergency Kiosks

October 21 2019

App-Techs forges Milestone integration partnership with Code Blue Corporation.

We are very pleased to announce an exciting partnership with Code Blue to serve as their designated Milestone integration specialist. For more information about Code Blue's upgraded Milestone Integration capabilities, contact the App-Techs sales team today.

Vaidio's Mapping Feature

September 10 2019

EasyVA® video analytics now includes geo-mapping feature.

App-Techs' AI-based analytics servers detects security concerns in real-time and pins events to specific geo-locations. Respond sooner by seeing events when and where they happen. The mapping feature can be combined with person/vehicle/object detection, face and license plate recognition, and intrusion alerts.

App-Techs Cameras capture car crash

August 28 2019

App-Techs Cameras Capture Dramatic Car Accident

App-Tech's David Santiago was at the scene servicing a security camera system when the accident took place. David described what he saw to Fox News, and App-Techs shared the footage.

App-Techs integrates devices with XProtect

August 20 2019

App-Techs develops third-party device/software integrations for Milestone

Did you know App-Techs also develops software? We specialize in Milestone integrations for video and audio analytics products, access control & security systems, and server & network health monitoring.

BTX featured on Milestone Marketplace

May 18 2019

BTX now featured on Milestone Marketplace

BTX just received additional recognition as a proven third-party video management application within the Milestone community. The Milestone Marketplace certifies performance and compatibility with XProtect video management software. BTX is now available to customers worldwide.

App-Techs Presents at TechTalk Live

May 16 2019

App-Techs presents at TechTalk Live 2019

App-Techs gave dual presentations on the latest developments in AI video analytics and access control technology at the 2019 TechTalk Live Conference, hosted by IU13. The event is one of the largest gatherings of school IT professionals in PA.

Covert Sentry convert surveillance cameras for law enforcement

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Covert Sentry® Surveillance Cameras

Designed to meet the needs of law enforcement, homeland security and others who need to rapidly deploy covert pole cameras. 3G / 4G Cellular or Wi-Fi Coverage connections and low-power consumption allow for positioning in remote or concealed locations.



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App-Techs specializes in the design, installation, support and maintenance of video security systems, access control, industrial wireless, fiber-optic networks, and general IT services. The company also develops security system integrations to make security management more productive, efficient, and cost-effective.