Advancements in security products and systems
The Internet of Things (IoT), cloud services and mobility are key drivers for change and growth within the security industry. Security products and systems are becoming smarter and more interconnected with other technologies. Software-as-a-service and other innovative security services are ushering in new market entrants and challenging old business models. We understand these challenges and opportunities; we have been a leader in safety since 1894.
Leverage our security products and systems solutions
Our training, advisory, testing, Verification, inspection and certification solutions for security products, systems and services help you get compliant products to the market quickly. With our expert support, you can mitigate your risks and serve your clients, end users and asset owners to help confirm technology solutions are meeting your needs.
Whether it’s an electronic lock, ballistic resistant material, access control or intrusion detection, we have the trust, reputation and expertise to assess the performance, reliability, interoperability and safety of myriad security technology solutions.
Testing and certification for the performance of video cameras
Our testing and certification services to assess the performance of video cameras provides you with a way to differentiate your products in the marketplace and to stand out from the competition. By leveraging the trust in the UL brand, you can highlight the unique features and functionality of your video products, giving end users and integrators confidence when making purchasing decisions.
UL 2802 Standard for performance testing of camera image quality
We are pioneering the development of new Standards for video products, such as UL 2802, the Standard for Performance Testing of Camera Image Quality. UL 2802 provides a superior level of reliability and repeatability with a highly objective method of measuring camera performance. Traditional methods offer low repeatability and are highly subjective. UL 2802 provides quantitative ratings based on the measurements of the following performance parameters:
- Gray level
- Dynamic range
- Maximum frame rate
- Relative illumination
- Veiling glare
- Bad pixel count
Why UL for security products and systems compliance testing
We have always been integral to enabling security technology advancements. Our security research, standards development and more than a century of technical leadership in this area has undoubtedly helped to save many lives and properties. We create customized solutions to evaluate new and innovative security technologies and strive to truly understand what success means for our clients.
We offer the UL Mark for security technology solutions, which is a widely recognized and respected symbol of certification to the highest standards, and is a key differentiator within the security market.