Dahua Technology Joins the Open Security & Safety Alliance
Global Industry Leaders Collaborate to Promote the Creation of a Common Standardized Platform for Security and Safety Solutions
Hangzhou, China /July 24, 2019 Dahua Technology, a world-leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, today announced its membership in the Open Security & Safety Alliance (OSSA) – a non-profit, non-stock corporation that brings together like-minded organizations who are willing to contribute to a framework, providing standards and specifications for a common standardized platform for security and safety solutions. Dahua Technology joins OSSA at the Contributorlevelto accelerate the development of the open ecosystem.
“OSSA is a great platform approach to build an Android-based IoT ecosystem alongside key players in our industry includingequipment suppliers, software developers, chipset suppliers and others,” said Gao Jiaqi, Overseas Marketing Director at Dahua Technology. “We are glad to become a part of this Alliance,and Dahua Technology is committed to cooperate with the key players in the industry. Dahua Technology with its solid knowledge in both hardware and algorithm aims to bring true values for end users.”
The Open Security & Safety Alliance: Driving A Common Approach
OSSA was formed in reaction to today's market characterized by the continued evolution of the Internet of Things and the aggregation of data. Security and safety solutions are fragmented due to the lack of a collaborative approach to common challenges including cyber security and common operating systems. This is holding back innovation and seamless integration.In order to add real value for customers, the market needs a new direction and a framework that will enable relevant market players to focus on innovation and development of new applications that deliver value add for users and customers.
Benefits of joining OSSA include access to the Alliance framework and the possibility to connect, discuss, influence and collaborate with other Alliance members to help shape a new direction for the industry.Participants share best practices and contribute to a common framework “for the industry by the industry.” Together, OSSA members are providing standards and specifications for common components including an operating system, IoT infrastructure, collective approach for data security and privacy, and a drive for improved levels of performance across products, solutions and services.
“Shifting the security systems market to where we’re all working from a common platform and operating system will transform our security and safety market with regards to reducing friction, fueling innovation and raising the bar regarding data security and performance,”said Johan Jubbega, President, Open Security & Safety Alliance. “The work we are doing together through OSSA is solving many of the pain points we’ve felt for a long time throughout our industry, and having leaders like Dahua Technology join us to lend their support and video surveillance expertise will further drive improvements and innovation to benefit stakeholders and users alike.”
To become part of this global movement and to learn more about membership benefits, details and Alliance activities visit www.opensecurityandsafetyalliance.org.
About Dahua Technology
Dahua Technology is a world-leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider. With more than 16,000 employees and over 50% engaged in R&D, Dahua solutions, products, and services are applied in over 180 countries and regions. Having established 54 overseas subsidiaries and representative offices covering the Asia Pacific, North America, Europe, Africa and other regions, Dahua Technology provides customers with fast and high-quality services. Dahua products are widely applied in key vertical markets such as public security, traffic, retail, banking & finance, energy, etc.
The company has applied for over 2,100 patents, including more than 100 international patents. Dahua Technology has been ranked 2nd in the global CCTV & video surveillance equipment market since 2014 according to an IHS report, and was ranked 2nd in the “2018 a&s Security 50” list.
Committed to the mission of “Enabling a safer society and smarter living,” Dahua Technology will adhere to the core value of “customer-centered” and provide the market with end-to-end security solutions, systems, and services to create value for city operations, corporate management, and consumers.
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