Monthly Archives: January 2009

Don’t forget to backup, a lesson from Ma.gnolia

Saw this scary tweet from @bluearc a few minutes ago.  This is a friendly reminder on how important it is to backup your data.  Put backup in your to do list right now! Dear Ma.gnolia Community Members or Visitor, Early … Continue reading

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Vmware’s Vcenter, coming later this year

Late last year, VMware offered its Virtual Datacenter OS: VMware vCenter Server They are beginning to be more specific on what that means for you, the end-user (and us vendors too).  On deck this year is the vCenter. How important is virtualization … Continue reading

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“Get in, get out, get on with it” @ DNF Express

Our new online store for storage solutions is live. Check out our press release: DNF Express Launched.  And if you order in the next month, with promo code “launch” you’ll get free shipping.  Check it out. BTW we are on … Continue reading

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H264 or MPEG4 for Surveillance Applications?

I was looking in on the Surveillance Technology Group on LinkedIn and found this interesting discussion: Frank Miko, Cheatham & Associates: What are your thoughts on H264 as compared to MPEG4 or other compression formats? Responses: Craig Waltzer, Aventura Holdings … Continue reading

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Your first SAN, understanding your must-haves

Channelpro has a great article this month on choosing an entry-level or first SAN. There are 8 questions to ask: Which network: fibre channel or ethernet? Which hard drive: SAS or SATA (or SSD!)? Does it need to be scalable … Continue reading

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Looking for the Facts on IP Surveillance…

Next month our CEO, Mo Tahmasebi will be participating in a panel discussion at Techsec Solutions in Dallas. This show focuses on the technical side of IP surveillance offering integrators and end-users the opportunity to learn more about these digital … Continue reading

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Join us on Friday for DNF Security’s online reseller training

Are you interested in learning about DNF Security’s IP solutions? Our training session will provide an in-depth overview on our IP Surveillance solutions, choosing the right configuration, and our MVP program. The reseller training will be held every Friday at 11am (PST). Please … Continue reading

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Lagos is installing 10K Solar Security Cameras

Did you hear about this huge CCTV project in Lagos, Nigeria?  The city hopes to improve the emergency response infrastructure.  It’s dubbed the “Safe City Project.”  All municipal departments will be connected via wireless.  Hopefully a trade magazine will give … Continue reading

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DNF Express: Our new online store for smaller solutions

We’re launching a new shopping site, DNF Express! DNF Express is set go live on 1/28.  With this new site, we’ll expand our product offerings to offer our customers storage solutions for small-office/home office (SOHO) environments — and an easy … Continue reading

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News: DNF Security Partners with OnSSI

We are partnered with OnSSI, and our Seahawks have been certified for use with OnSSI’s video management platform, NetDVMS — follow the link below to the announcement.  OnSSI is a great partner for us, we both share a vision of … Continue reading

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