ISC West 2018: Taiwan Innovators Unveil World’s First Security Solutions Poised to Transform Global Security Market

17-Apr-2018 Intellasia | BusinessWire | 2:00 AM Print This Post

Highlights of April 11th Press Conference
include insights and first looks at VR 720° camera, IoV Surveillance
System, IP Camera with Anti-Intrusion Software and Intuitive Touch LCD

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ISC West — Insights and a first look at cutting-edge products
from Taiwan’s top innovators — EverFocus,
— were the highlights of a recent press conference at ISC West 2018,
organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA),
Taiwan’s foremost trade promotion organization. These breakthrough
products, with potential to transform the global security market,
include a futuristic Virtual Reality 720° camera, a facial recognition
dome camera, a cutting-edge Internet of Vehicle (IoV) fleet surveillance
system, an IP camera armed with anti-intrusion software, and a next-gen
intuitive color touch LCD switch.

“Today, the United States and Taiwan enjoy an ever-expanding
relationship and extensive engagement in many fields, especially in
electronic security. Our products launch event unveiled some of Silicon
Island’s most cutting-edge products and technologies in the areas of IoT
and Internet of Vehicles (IoV), unmanned Security and Cyber + Physical
integration. We are proud to showcase Taiwan’s finest at one of the
United States’ most prestigious security tradeshows and look forward to
having participants experience the future of security,” said TAITRA
Executive Director Simon Lai.

These Taiwanese ICT companies, all winners of the Taiwan Excellence
Awards, generated a lot of excitement and buzz with the unveiling of
their new products at the conference.

1. EverFocus Electronics Corp.
EverFocus demonstrated
its engineering and research prowess as Regional Technical Sales Manager
Marques Phillips unveiled details of the company’s Xfleet Management
Platform, which he described as not only transforming the IoV
experience, but the future of vehicle fleet management. The new solution
allows users to easily track, monitor and manage any type of fleet
vehicles on a Web browser anywhere and anytime. With Xfleet, users can
not only reduce overall costs by effectively utilizing resources such as
vehicles, fuel, and manpower, but also improve management efficiency and
business performance by keeping and analyzing the historical records of
the vehicle data as needed.

2. GeoVision, Inc.
GeoVision showed off the VR 360,
the world’s first Virtual Reality camera that can provide a 720° view.
President David Huang said it’s the only camera with two Fisheye lenses
to provide a floor-to-ceiling, 720° view with no blind spots. It’s ideal
for security environments such as airports, train stations, city
streets, harbors and highways. The camera uses advanced computer vision
technology to simulate a three-dimensional, highly realistic, and
practical 3D space. It’s water-proof, vandal-proof and dust resistant,
making it ideal for outdoors. It also boasts IR Night Mode for clear
images even in dark environments.

Huang also demonstrated new facial recognition IP dome camera with
cutting-edge AI. It can recognize human faces in 1.5 seconds, making
possible identification of authorized versus un-authorized personnel,
creation of blacklists for restricted personnel, and VIP lists to
improve relationship management.

3. PLANET Technology Corp.
PLANET explained how the
Intuitive Touch LCD Switch makes it possible to easily manage powered
devices in real time, greatly enhancing network management efficiency.
Tammy Huang, Sales Manager, noted that it’s the unique touch LCD that
makes such management possible. In addition to the touch LCD interface,
the solution features L2+ switching, intelligent PoE management and an
ONVIF support function. An Industrial flat-type touch LCD switch model
is also offered, making possible management of large-scale networks.

4. VIVOTEK, Inc.
With the theme “Security within Security,”
Shengfu Cheng, Director of Marketing and Product Development,
demonstrated the first cybersecurity enhanced network cameras in the IP
surveillance industry. The three new cameras are armed with Trend
Micro’s anti-intrusion software, allowing them to automatically detect
and prevent credential attacks and block suspicious events. They also
feature VIVOTEK’s Smart Stream II and H.265 technology, allowing users
to benefit from reduced bandwidth and data storage demands by up to 90%
more than systems employing H.264. Add to that a new generation of night
visibility technology, Supreme Night Visibility II (SNV II), which
allows them to reproduce high-quality color images, even in very
low-light conditions.

In the security industry, the United States is the largest buyer of
electronic security products and spent $12.3 billion on imports in the
field in 2016. And Taiwan constitutes North America’s 4th
largest trade partner in the electronic security field, with an import
value that was close to $1 billion in 2016.

Throughout ISC West 2018, Taiwan exhibitors presented their latest
innovations. In pursuit of Asia’s Silicon Valley vision of propelling
Taiwan to the international forefront of technology, Taiwanese companies
continue their pursuit of excellence and innovation.

Information about TAIWAN EXCELLENCE / Bureau of Foreign Trade,

The symbol of Taiwan Excellence was established in 1992 by Taiwan’s
Ministry of Economic Affairs, and subsequently the Taiwan Excellence
Selection was launched the following year. The selection is based on the
distinct criteria of R&D, quality, design, and marketing. Products that
have been selected for the Taiwan Excellence Awards would serve as
examples of the domestic industries and be promoted by the government in
the international market in an effort to shape the creative image for
Taiwanese businesses. This year marks the 26th selection, making the
symbol of Taiwan Excellence a prestigious brand for enterprises in
Taiwan to strive and be recognized by, and is highly reputed throughout
the world. Please visit
for more information.

Sponsored by:

The Bureau of Foreign Trade (BOFT), under The Ministry of
Economic Affairs (MOEA) of Taiwan, is responsible for
implementing policies and regulations governing foreign trade, economic
cooperation, and foreign investments. Established in January 1969,
BOFT’s role and position have undergone ongoing adjustments to meet the
needs of a shifting international economic and trade environment. BOFT
has been guiding and working with the Taiwan External Trade Development
Council (TAITRA) in numerous trade promotion projects and
activities both internationally and domestically. Having worked closely
with TAITRA for many decades, BOFT continues to entrust TAITRA with
various critical government projects relating to trade and investments,
promoting Taiwan on every international aspect.

Organized by:

Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) is the
foremost non-profit, semi-governmental trade promotion organization in
Taiwan. Founded in 1970 to help promote foreign trade, TAITRA is jointly
sponsored by the government, industry associations, and several
commercial organizations. TAITRA assists Taiwanese businesses in
strengthening their international competitiveness and in dealing with
the challenges they face in foreign markets. TAITRA boasts a
well-coordinated trade promotion and information network consisting of
over 1,200 trained specialists stationed throughout its Taipei
headquarters and 60 branches worldwide. Together with its sister
organizations, the Taiwan Trade Center (TTC) and Taipei World
Trade Center (TWTC), TAITRA has created a wealth of trade
opportunities through effective promotion strategies.


SKC, Inc.
Mary Placido
(415) 218-3627
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Sharon Y. Sim
(415) 420-1889
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