News coverage

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Customer Stories
We have compiled a sampling of customer stories describing XProtect installations from a wide range of industries.

Date News
17 Dec 2014 Milestone ranked among Top 50 Security Companies
Milestone System is ranked among the top 50 Security Companies in the world.
03 Dec 2014 Milestone installation wins Australian security award
Milestone Partner Chubb Electronic Security won the 2014 Australian Security Industry Awards for Excellence for its Milestone installation in the Australian Capital Territory.
21 Nov 2014 Axis cameras and Milestone VMS drive down losses at Tractamotors
An Irish automotive servicing business, Tractamotors, has seen a 60 per cent reduction in losses for the retail arm of its business after the installation of Milestone VMS and Axis cameras to its site in Cavan.
20 Nov 2014 ABUS IP camera series wins German Design Awards 2015
ABUS is planning on integration their new award winning line of cameras with Milestone video management system. .
18 Nov 2014 AMAG Technology’s Symmetry™ Access Control System Integrates with Milestone System’s XProtect® Video Surveillance
AMAG Technology, a worldwide provider of complete end-to-end security management solutions for access control and video management, has integrated its Symmetry™ access control system with Milestone Systems’ XProtect® IP video surveillance system.
12 Nov 2014 Software bundled with fanless PC
TinyGreenPC has bundled Milestone XProtect, the video surveillance software, with its fanless FitPC to create an IP based security system that can handle from a handful of cameras to a substantial installation.
10 Nov 2014 MVP Tech confirms diamond partner level with Milestone
Dubai-based MVP Tech has recently reached the diamond partner status from Milestone Systems, which is the highest level any partner can achieve.
04 Nov 2014 Safety and Security on show in Riyadh
Saudi Gazette visited the busy Milestone Booth at this year's ISEC.
01 Nov 2014 infinias Expands Integration Even Further with Milestone Video
infinias is pleased to introduce Intelli-M Access software integration with Milestone XProtect® video management software (VMS) solutions to deliver a unified access control and video monitoring environment.
01 Nov 2014 What Makes a Leader?
Lars Thinggaard, President & CEO of Milestone Systems shares his thoughts about how to become a leader.
31 Oct 2014 New Tools for Monitoring Laboratories
Evidence Technology magazine has published an article about how Milestone VMS in being used at laboratories.
30 Oct 2014 Incident Management vs Case Management
Security Technology Magazine has published an article about Milestone software and incident management.
20 Oct 2014 Virsig to provide operational support and increased situational awareness at the 2014 TCS NYC Marathon
Milestone software will keep participants and spectators safe at the 2014 New York City Marathon.
16 Oct 2014 Milestone Systems Wins Detektor International Award
Milestone Systems was awarded the Highly Commended Access Control Product Award by Detektor Magazine for it's Access Control module.
16 Oct 2014 Matrox Graphics to showcase new products with Milestone
Matrox® Graphics Inc. will publically present new C-Series multi-display graphics cards for the first time in Italy at Sicurezza 2014 (Fiera Milano, Nov. 12-14) on stand #S21 at Milestone Systems Ecosystem Village.
16 Oct 2014 Bosch and Milestone Intensify their Efforts for High Level Integration
GIT Security interviewed Milestone and Bosch about their intensified collaboration.
10 Oct 2014 Milestone Keeps Schools Safe
New Haven Public Schools in Connecticut, USA uses Milestone video management software to fight school violence.
08 Oct 2014 Milestone to sponsor 7th All-over-IP Expo 2014 in Russia
Milestone Systems sponsors the All-over-IP Expo in Russia.
07 Oct 2014 Macquarie University Plans Cloud Storage for 1200 IP Cameras
Macquarie University in Sidney plans to expand their surveillance solution and upgrade to Milestone XProtect Corporate and 1,200 cameras.
06 Oct 2014 How security enhances metro emergency management
Milestone video management software can help prevent disasters from happening in public transportation.
03 Oct 2014 20 Key Trends Emerge From ASIS 2014
Milestone Systems received a lot of attention at this year's ASIS in Atlanta and was one of the big trend-setters at the show.
02 Oct 2014 Milestone Module Enables Access Control and Video Security With XProtect VMS
Milestone Systems showcased its new XProtect® Access Control Module at ASIS.
01 Oct 2014 Boston Networks Proud to Support The Ryder Cup
Milestone Partner, Boston Networks, deliver solution with Milestone video management system for The Ryder Cup.
30 Sep 2014 Western Kentucky U. Makes Security and Video Surveillance Manageable
Milestone XProtect video management software i keeping staff and students at Western Kentucky University safe.
29 Sep 2014 Samsung Techwin WiseNetIII series integrated with Milestone XProtect
Samsung Techwin’s award winning open platform WiseNetIII network camera series has been successfully integrated with Milestone XProtect® video management software.
25 Sep 2014 ISONAS - the first Access Control Solution Certified with XProtect Access Control Module
ISONAS Inc, a panel-less, pure IP access control system manufacturer, has the first video-enabled integration to be certified with the Milestone XProtect® Access Control Module 2014.
24 Sep 2014 IQinVision to Preview New Milestone Arcus Embedded Integration at ASIS
IQinVision, market leader in high-performance HD megapixel IP cameras, today announced that the company will preview its new Milestone Arcus™ on-camera VMS functionality during the ASIS tradeshow in Atlanta, GA.
22 Sep 2014 Razberi Technologies network video solutions at ASIS
Razberi to demo an integration with Milestone Systems in Booth 1043 at ASIS International.
19 Sep 2014 Milestone VMS helps reduce crime at The Co-operative Food stores
Milestoen XProtect® Professional has been installed in Co-operative Food stores to reduce crime.
19 Sep 2014 Milestone Systems and Zucchetti
XProtect IP video management platform integrated with XAtlas access control system.
18 Sep 2014 Milestone Systems Nominated for Detektor International Award 2014
Milestone XProtect® Access Control module is nominated in the access control category for the prestigious Detektor International Award.
18 Sep 2014 Take A Chance On IP Video Surveillance
Randy Montelius, VP of engineering at CEC, a systems and technology integrator talks about the benefits of Milestone's open platform software. Today, Milestone VMS XProtect sales account for 50 percent of the integrator’s security revenue.
18 Sep 2014 Suprema Integrates to Milestone
Suprema today announced the integration of its access control and biometric solutions with Milestone video management software (VMS).
17 Sep 2014 Batelco Becomes Silver Partner
Batelco, the Kingdom’s leading business communications solutions provider, has been certified as a silver partner of Milestone Systems.
16 Sep 2014 Video Management Systems: Meet the Leaders
Security Electronics and Networks Magazine presents Milestone System as a leader in video management systems.
16 Sep 2014 Canon and Milestone Discuss Acquisition in SSI’s Exclusive Q&A
Security Sales & Integration Magazine interviewed Jacco Leurs, Canon Europe’s head of Professional Imaging, and Karl Erik Traberg, head of Corporate Communications & Business Development for Milestone Systems about Canon's acquisition of Milestone Systems.
09 Sep 2014 Open Options to Showcase Fusion Web v2.5 and New AXIS and Milestone Integrations at ASIS 2014
Open Options, an industry leader in open platform access control solutions, will showcase the latest release of DNA Fusion, Fusion Web and high-light exciting new integrations with AXIS Communications and Milestone Systems at ASIS International.
03 Sep 2014 Limiting Liability With Surveillance
Milestone video management software has been installed in Life Time Fitness centers.
02 Sep 2014 Seneca® Achieves Milestone Certification for XProtect® Platforms
Seneca® today announced completed hardware certification for Milestone Systems XProtect Software Platforms. The Milestone solution certification provides integrators and their customers’ peace of mind that xVault network video recorder platforms are optimized for superior performance with Milestone XProtect video management software platforms.
29 Aug 2014 Using Milestone to study Shopping behavior
Glaxo SmithKline is using Milestone video management software to study shopping behavior in retail stores.
18 Aug 2014 TVT partners with Milestone
TVT digital technology, one of the CCTV & video surveillance solution providers from Shenzhen,China, recently announced the partnership with Milestone, the world's largest open platform company in IP video management software.
13 Aug 2014 Nothing in common makes a good match
Hi-Tech Security Solutions magazine discusses the acquisition of Milestone Systems by Canon and concludes that the combination of Milestone and Canon’s surveillance unit will offer benefits to both companies and that Milestone's open platform business model will remain as it is going forward.
06 Aug 2014 Retail Switch
IP video will reach a global tipping point in retail sector across EMEA during 2015. Why are so many retailers making the switch? Professional Security Magazines asks Henrik Høj Pedersen, Business Development Manager, Retail, EMEA and APAC at Milestone Systems.
01 Aug 2014 Milestone secures large university in Scotland
Milestone Systems video management software is used to secure students and staff at the University of the West of Scotland.
01 Aug 2014 Making integration easier
Izelle Ackermann, video product manager of Wireless IP Convergence company, Miro, talks about the advantages of the XProtect Access Control Module from Milestone Systems.
01 Aug 2014 The world's first VMS lighting integration
The world’s first ever VMS lighting integration is between Raytec VARIO IP network illuminators and Milestone XProtect video management system.
01 Aug 2014 Hi-tech solutions for new Miro head office
Miro has installed Milestone XProtect Enterprise to secure their new high-tech facilities in Samrand, South Africa.
01 Aug 2014 Storage for surveillance
Milestone partner Miro is now able offering their customers the high-end Milestone Husky series.
29 Jul 2014 PROMISE Technology's Vess R2000 Storage Series Certified with Milestone XProtect Video Management Software
PROMISE Expands Portfolio of Solutions Certified by Milestone as its Vess R2000 is Now Tested, Proven and Documented for Optimal Configurations with Milestone Systems XProtect VMS.
25 Jul 2014 Bosch Distributing Milestone Systems in Australia
Building on the strategic global partnership aimed at complete integration of Bosch IP video devices with the Milestone XProtect IP Video Management Software (VMS), Bosch Security Systems will now also become a distributor of the Milestone software in Australia.
17 Jul 2014 VIVOTEK and Milestone unveil Video Server Promotion Program
VIVOTEK announced the launch of its Video Server Promotion Program for echoing Milestone's New Licensing Concept, which is only one hardware device license needed for each analog to IP encoder, regardless of the number of analog cameras connected to the encoder.
14 Jul 2014 Norbain offers customers fully-integrated, customisable NVRs from Milestone Systems
Norbain is now offering customers the Milestone HuskyTM Series of network video recorders (NVRs).
10 Jul 2014 Milestone CEO confirms way forward
President & CEO of Milestone Systems Lars Thinggaard talk about Canon's acquisition of Milestone Systems.
10 Jul 2014 Milestone at IFSEC SA
Milestone Systems had a busy stand at this years IFSEC SA. High-Tech Magazine stopped by to have a look at the news from Milestone Systems.
07 Jul 2014 REDHAWK tracking and stitching application wins Benchmark Innovation Award
REDHAWK, an innovative software application developed by The HawkEye Effect that maps and tracks multiple intruders to a precise GPS coordinate, has won the intruder alarm category of the Benchmark Innovation Awards, announced at IFSEC 2014 in June.
01 Jul 2014 Vidiwave Announces a New Technology Partnership with Milestone Systems
Vidiwave has today announced that it has entered into a technology partnership with IP video management company Milestone Systems. Vidiwave has agreed to develop a plugin module for Milestone XProtect® VMS platform which will provide Milestone Systems’ customers with seamless remote management of their vehicle fleets.
25 Jun 2014 Implications of Milestone's acquisition on the video surveillance industry
Memoori's Jim McHale discusses the acquisition of Milestone Systems.
24 Jun 2014 How big data and IoT revolutionize the security industry
According to A&S international major technologies providers like Milestone Systems have started to add more value to security information/ content with their unique approaches.
18 Jun 2014 Announcements and food for thought at the first day of IFSEC
The acquisition of Milestone Systems was celebrated at this years IFSEC in London.
13 Jun 2014 BREAKING NEWS: Canon acquires Milestone Systems to create formidable network video surveillance player
Canon recently announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Denmark-based Milestone Systems A/S, a world leading provider of open platform video management software, via its subsidiary Canon Europa N.
13 Jun 2014 Milestone Ranked as Market Share Leader
Milestone Systems has again been ranked the number one global video management software provider in terms of revenue according to the latest analysis from IHS Inc.
12 Jun 2014 Sony to introduce 4K technology and Vision Presenter content collaboration solution at IFSEC 2014
At IFSEC 2014, Milestone Partner Sony showcases its banking solution with integrated Milestone video management software.
10 Jun 2014 Retail: Multi-Site Technology Checklist
Milestone Partner ATG tells about the importance of Milestone's open platform in mulit-site deployments.
05 Jun 2014 Summer Travel Speeds Up with Axis and Milestone
Traffic engineers in cities such as Dubuque, Iowa turn to Milestone Systems' Open platform IP technology for budget-friendly tool to make travel safer, more efficient and less stressful.
04 Jun 2014 Surveon Offers Milestone Fully Integrated Cameras and Reliable Storage for Advanced Applications
Surveon has announced the full integration of its 29 models of megapixel cameras with the award-winning Milestone XProtect® open platform video management software.
02 Jun 2014 Hikvision and Milestone partner on school security project in Canada
Milestone is keeping students at hundreds of schools in Canada safe.
02 Jun 2014 Hikvision's Smart IP Camera Range integrated with Milestone XProtect VMS
Hikvision announces the full integration of its SMART IP camera range with Milestone Systems XProtect VMS.
31 May 2014 SmartProtect Awarded Milestone Partner of the Year
SmartProtect has been nominated Milestone Solution Partner of the year.
30 May 2014 Milestone Systems XProtect Express VMS helps ADI manage branch locations across North America
ADI uses Milestone’s XProtect VMS to manage its security cameras and secure indoor and outdoor environments of all branches.
26 May 2014 Hikvision's SMART IP Camera Range integrated with XProtect VMS from Milestone Systems
Hikvision announces the full integration of its SMART IP camera range with XProtect® VMS) from Milestone Systems.
22 May 2014 Open Platform DSS Leader Reinvents the NVR with Intel® Core™ i5/i7 Processors
Intel blogger writes about the advantages of the Milestone Husky series in the Intel Embedded Community.
22 May 2014 Milestone Chosen as Finalist for Innovation Award
Milestone Systems' award winning product XProtect Corporate has been nominated for the prestigious Benchmark Innovation Awards 2014 by Benchmark Magazine.
20 May 2014 Milestone nominated for GIT Security Award 2015
Milestone Husky and XProtect Corporate is nominated for the prestigious GIT Security Award 2015.
17 May 2014 BCD releases NVRs pre-loaded with Milestone XProtect
BCDVideo recently released its EVO Series of low-cost, high-performance Network Video Recorders. These appliances ship pre-loaded with Milestone XProtect.
15 May 2014 Market report on global video management software
According to Research and Markets report "Global Video Management Software Market 2014-2018", Milestone Systems, Exacq Technologies/Tyco Security Products, Genetec, and OnSSI are prominent in the Market.
12 May 2014 Stop Thinking Backwards: Software is the Core
Lars Thinggaard, CEO & President of Milestone Systems explains how to make an IP network video system a value-adding business tool by thinking digital.
01 May 2014 Milestone Systems Names Razberi Technologies Technology Partner of the Year 2013
Razberi Technologies was named “Technology Partner of the Year 2013” during the ninth annual Milestone Systems Milestone Integration Platform Symposium (MIPS) partner conference in the Americas.
01 May 2014 Seeking Faster Footage
Milestone XProtect video management software has been installed at McCormick Place in Chicago helping them to secure the convention center and catching vandals.
01 May 2014 Vivotek Grows Business in the Middle East
Vivotek tells how Milestone is helping them grow their business in the Middle East.
01 May 2014 Partners in Education
Milestone Systems secures the second largest public university campus in the United States.
30 Apr 2014 Milestone secures world's largest marathon in NYC
Milestone Systems secured the world's largest marathon in New York City.
28 Apr 2014 "We are enabling convergence between security and IT"
Thomas Lausten, vice president sales EMEA at Milestone Systems was interviewed about his move to Milestone, the VMS market and future business opportunities.
23 Apr 2014 Boosting Business by Upgrading from an Analog Mindset
Lars Thinggaard, CEO & President of Milestone Systems explains how to boost business by thinking digital.
Milestone Systems' award-winning XProtect® Essential and add-on product Milestone Mobile aligns UK food transport and storage company McBurney Refrigeration with new regulations.
02 Apr 2014 JVC showcases its new NVRs with embedded Milestone VMS at ISC West 2014
JVC is displaying its newly released NVRs with embedded Milestone VMS at ISC West 2014.
02 Apr 2014 Open Options Integrates With Milestone XProtect Access Control Module (ACM) for an Easy-To-Use Access Control Interface Within XProtect Smart Client
Open Options expands their integration with Milestone Systems Video Management Software (VMS) to include a new interface to their new add-on, the XProtect® Access Control Module (ACM).
02 Apr 2014 Why Compromise?
Eric Fullerton, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer, Milestone Systems talks about IP video in the ISC West Show Daily news paper and A&S International magazine.
02 Apr 2014 LenovoEMC Announces New High Performance Network Video Recorders (NVRs) With Milestone Arcus Video Management System Capabilities
LenovoEMC Limited today announced a new class of high performance, affordable double-drive and four-drive desktop network video recorders (NVRs) utilizing the latest in industry-leading video management software (VMS) from Milestone Systems.
01 Apr 2014 Veracity USA, Inc. and Milestone Systems announce the launch of COLDSTORE Arcus
Veracity USA, Inc. has joined forces with Milestone Systems to create COLDSTORE Arcus. COLDSTORE Arcus will be in full presentation at ISC West 2014 and shipping to end users shortly thereafter.
01 Apr 2014 Making Security Systems Easy: Shuttle Computer Group Solution Embeds Milestone Arcus Video Management Software
Shuttle Computer Group and Milestone Systems have announced two complete security solutions with an Internet-based licensing process unlike any other in the security industry.
01 Apr 2014 SICK introduces LMS Laser Measurement Sensor solution integrated with HawkEye software for connectivity to Milestone VMS
Automated intrusion tracking software and laser measurement hardwarewill have Milestone XProtect VMS connectivity.
24 Mar 2014 Inovonics to Demo Integrated Milestone Video and Enterprise Mobile Duress (EMD) Solution Using XProtect VMS Platform at ISC West 2014
Inovonics will demonstrate integration of its mobile duress pendants into Milestone XProtect® Enterprise video management software (VMS) at ISC West 2014
20 Mar 2014 PROMISE Technology completes Milestone Solution Certification for Vess A2000 Series NVR storage appliances
PROMISE Technology, Inc. recently announced that the Vess A2000 Series NVR storage appliance is one of the first IT infrastructure solutions to be certified by Milestone Systems for interoperability with XProtect® video management software (VMS).
05 Mar 2014 NWOSS looks to build 'new school' network
System integrator NWOSS who is creating a new type of network of integrators, is using a Milestone system for remote monitoring, and is rolling our Milestone's Customer Dashboard as an RMR generator.
02 Mar 2014 XProtect Transact installed at Brazilian government offices
Milestone XProtect Transact has been installed in a building of the Federal Government, in Brazil, ensuring the safety of the hundreds of people who visit the facility daily, while preserving valuable objects and documents.
01 Mar 2014 The New Normal - Living in a world of risks
Lars Thinggaard, CEO of Milestone Systems, explains how video surveillance help us cope with the society we live in today - a society characterized by rapid changes and increasing risks.
28 Feb 2014 Video trends in retail security
Henrik Pedersen, Milestone’s vertical sales manager, retail & banking, EMEA & APAC shares his insights into video trends in retail security.
Samsung is considering Milestone's Arcus for a future embedded camera.
19 Feb 2014 Need for security mass notification in higher education
Milestone's open platform can help colleges and universities in their fight against violence on campus.
18 Feb 2014 OPTEX and Mobile Pro Systems Create a Rapid-Deployment Security Solution
Milestone XProtect software secures high-end condominium construction sites in extreme weather conditions.
17 Feb 2014 2 BIG Reasons To Watch Where VMS Is Heading
Milestone's open platform is the future. Video software is the ‘long-term core unifier’ that enables interoperability with both security and non-security solutions — precisely what end users want.
12 Feb 2014 Milestone dashboard called RMR generator for less complex projects
Milestone Systems is getting the word out that its new customer dashboard can be an RMR generator for integrators working on less complex jobs.
01 Feb 2014 How Remote Monitoring Can Combine Services and Surveillance
The size of the global security guarding and monitoring services industries in 2014 is projected to be more than $85 billion and has historically been growing at an annual rate of between four and seven percent per year.