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Taiwan Companies Showcase Innovative New Products at ISC West 2013
Apr 12, 2013 (10:04 AM EDT)


LAS VEGAS, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Executives from the world's leading suppliers of security products presented cutting-edge technology and discussed industry trends at the "Taiwan Products Launch & International Press Conference" during the ISC West 2013 exhibition. The press conference, which was coordinated by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), featured leading Taiwanese companies including: EverFocus Electronics Corp.; GeoVision, Inc.; PLANET Technology Group; and VIVOTEK. Taiwan companies are among the world's leaders in information technology products and receive support from the Taiwan government as part of its goal of sustainable development for businesses.

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The press conference was opened with welcoming remarks by the Director of Taiwan Trade Center, Los Angeles Moses Yen, followed by the Director of Commercial Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles, Mr. Ming-Shy Chen, who delivered an impactful speech on the importance of Taiwan businesses in America over the years and what it means for the future of both countries.

EverFocus Electronics Corp. Chief Marketing Strategy Executive Officer James Weng spoke on the topic of "Your Safety, Our Focus" and highlighted the technology company's new PARAGON960x4 DVR that allows users to take full advantage of the latest analog camera technology. Following Mr. Weng, GeoVision President David Huang showcased GeoVision's new fisheye camera that allows users to monitor all angles of a location using just one camera.

PLANET Technology Corp. CEO Jack Chen educated the crowd on Green Energy IP Surveillance and its PLANET BSP-300 Industrial Solar Power PoE Switch that incorporates Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) charge controllers to effectively force the solar panels to operate at the same voltage as the battery bank during charging. Finally, VIVOTEK President Harry Hu showcased the applications and advantages of using a Panoramic PTZ that can monitor an entire room while also zooming in with pin point accuracy, something that had to be done in the past using two different cameras.

The press conference was well received by members of the media, attendees of the ISC West 2013 show and international buyers.

About the Presenting Companies
EverFocus Electronics Corp. is a leading provider of security and surveillance solutions. With headquarters in Taipei, Taiwan, and branches in the US, Germany, Japan, UK, India and China, EverFocus designs, develops, and manufactures a comprehensive range of security products, including end-to-end analog, HDcctv, IP surveillance, access control and software solutions. At ISC West 2013, the firm showcased the PARAGON960x4 DVR, which allows users to take full advantage of the latest analog camera technology, offering real-time Recording, Playback and Monitoring over 16 channels at WD1/960H resolution. For more information, please visit http://www.EverFocus.com

GeoVision has made its mark as the worldwide leading manufacturer of DVR cards. Since then, the company has drastically expanded its product line to include an extensive IP camera line of more than 50 models, all of which offer free 32-channel perpetual license NVR software with numerous embedded analytic features. This year, GeoVision featured its GV‐FE521, a fisheye camera that allows users to monitor all angles of a location using just one camera. For more information, please visit http://www.GeoVision.com.tw.

PLANET Technology Corp. is a leading global provider of IP-based networking products and solutions for SMB, enterprises, and SOHO markets. PLANET designs, deploys and delivers innovative IP solutions with converged data, voice, and video deployment over the wide range of networking technologies for various target markets. The company showed the PLANET BSP-300 Industrial Solar Power PoE Switch. Powered by sunlight, the BSP-300 incorporates Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) charge controllers to effectively force the solar panels to operate at the same voltage as the battery bank during charging. For more information, please visit http://www.Planet.com.tw.

VIVOTEK Inc. has quickly grown into a prestigious leading brand in the security industry since its founding in 2000. Its comprehensive product lineup includes network cameras, video servers, NVR, and central management software. At ISC West 2013, the company displayed its Panoramic PTZ, an innovative new feature developed by the VIVOTEK R&D team. This technique incorporates the strengths of a VIVOTEK megapixel fisheye camera with speed dome camera, which allows users to simultaneously monitor an overview from a fisheye model and a detailed regional view from a speed dome. For more information, please visit http://www.Vivotek.com.

About Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA)
The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) was founded in 1970 to promote Taiwan's foreign trade and competitiveness in world markets. Over the past 40 years, TAITRA has played a key role in the development of the Taiwan economy. TAITRA is jointly sponsored by the government and commercial associations and is viewed by all as the business gateway to Taiwan for the international business community. Please visit http://www.taiwantrade.com.tw/ for more information.

About TAIWAN EXCELLENCE
A recognized name of innovation with added value, Taiwan Excellence is the highest accolade awarded to products that encapsulate innovalue. The Taiwan Excellence Selection was launched in 1993. Taiwan Excellence winners not only represent the most revolutionary, high quality, high value added products made by Taiwan. They epitomize Taiwan's unique genius in using innovation to create added value in the design and manufacturing of leading-edge products. Please visit http://www.taiwanexcellence.org/ for more information.

PR Contacts:

TAITRA
Frances Chen
Tel: +886-2725-5200 Ex. 1379
Email: frances@taitra.org.tw

BLAZE PR (USA)
Nick Valente
Tel: (310) 395-5050
Email: nvalente@blazepr.com  

SOURCE Taiwan External Trade Development Council