SOURCE: ObjectVideo


February 26, 2009 16:51 ET

ObjectVideo Announces OEM Partnership With Europe-Based SeeTec

Provider of IP Video Surveillance Products to Embed ObjectVideo OnBoard™

RESTON, VA and PHILIPPSBURG, GERMANY--(Marketwire - February 26, 2009) - ObjectVideo®, the leader in intelligent video (, today announced an OEM partnership agreement with SeeTec, Europe's #2 in software for network based video surveillance. In a first-of-its-kind partnership, SeeTec will offer ObjectVideo® OnBoard™ video analytics within their company's own video management software, SeeTec 5.

This type of partnership is made possible by ObjectVideo's multi-platform availability as a software ingredient, which enables partners like SeeTec to benefit from the expanded architecture flexibility and device options that are making it significantly easier to embed analytics throughout the video ecosystem.

SeeTec plans to initially target deployment in port and retail scenarios. By leveraging the OV Ready protocol within its applications, SeeTec can deploy video analytics as part of its total intelligent IP video solution, or enable customers to plug in edge devices hosting ObjectVideo analytics that are seamlessly managed by the SeeTec video management system.

"SeeTec's strength in the European finance, logistics and retail markets is unmatched," said Carlos Angeles, European manager for ObjectVideo. "Through this agreement, ObjectVideo takes another step in reinforcing its worldwide leadership in intelligent video solutions."

About SeeTec

SeeTec manufactures the camera management software SeeTec 5 for network-based video surveillance. The company, founded in 1997, developed the world's first IP software solution for network cameras. Customers such as ABN Amro, Europort and SPAR, the grocery chain, all use the new technology. The SeeTec 5 software turns network camera products from well-known manufacturers into flexible complete systems, which are integrated into IP networks. SeeTec products are distributed via IT and CCTV retailers all over Europe. In Austria, Switzerland and France Seetec already operates subsidiaries, further ones are in the planning stage. Trainings for partners and resellers are available all year round.

About ObjectVideo, Inc.

With more than 800,000 channels of video analytics sold worldwide, ObjectVideo® is the leading provider of intelligent video software. The company's innovative products convert video to data in real-time through the detection, classification and tracking of relevant activities. With this technology, end users obtain vision-based business intelligence, improve surveillance effectiveness, manage building systems more accurately and reduce loss in retail environments. ObjectVideo intelligent analytics are available to the market through original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that embed ObjectVideo® OnBoard® processor-based technology into a wide variety of devices throughout the surveillance system. ObjectVideo's partner network includes more than 50 manufacturers and technology providers. The company holds more than 55 patents and patents pending in the field of computer vision. For more information, please visit

Contact Information

  • Media Contact for ObjectVideo:
    Leah Wilkinson
    WilkinsonShein Communications
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