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EarthCam Demonstrates City Surveillance Camera Systems

Rapidly Deployable VelcroCam also Displayed at 94th Annual NJ State League of Municipalities Conference


New York, November 17, 2009 -- EarthCam (, the leader in webcam software, technology and managed services, will demonstrate its latest city surveillance camera systems during the New Jersey State League of Municipalities 94th Annual Conference at the Atlantic City Convention Center, November 17-19 (exhibit #1517).

The city surveillance cameras featuring stationary models, as well as wireless rapidly deployed transportable units, provide live monitoring and secure shared viewing on desktop computers and mobile devices. Date and time stamped image archiving delivers verifiable incident documentation.

The VelcroCam, also displayed at the event, is a full-featured 340-degree hand-deployed robotic camera that utilizes a wireless EVDO high-speed cellular connection. The camera can be setup in minutes by first responders to major events using heavy duty Velcro straps. Authorities at the scene can provide headquarters and colleagues with live video and link to other local, state, federal or emergency management operations within seconds over password-protected Internet transmission.

The company will also present a variety of intelligent transportation system cameras, as well as the latest version of its Control Center 7 software that supports all EarthCam advanced webcam systems. The software enables automated PowerPoint progress reports, video notes, image comparison and mark-up tools, among other new features.

EarthCam has more than 13 years of experience delivering solutions for monitoring and surveillance that include high resolution images, video analytics, wireless, and intelligent IP based systems. EarthCam's engineers and technicians customize products and services to respond to the specific needs and budget requirements of individual municipal or government agencies.

The New Jersey State League of Municipalities Conference, a business and education event, offers delegates the opportunity to gather the latest information on municipal topics through panels, clinics, workshops and exhibits. The annual conference is attended by local elected and appointed officials, governing body members, purchasing agents, professional administrators, department heads and numerous other public sector officials.

EarthCam is recognized internationally for its complete infrastructure services to manage, host and maintain live streaming public and private, password-protected network camera systems delivering millions of images daily. The company’s more than 13 years of experience includes developing products and software to maintain thousands of applications from sub-zero to desert environments, as well as urban and isolated locations for industry, federal, state and local government. Clients include 28 state departments of transportation including Caltrans, the New York City DOT, New Jersey DOT, and Maine DOT, as well as the City of Raleigh, Chicago Streets & Sanitation, the Canadian Ministry of Transportation, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, and the GSA (#GS-35F-0719P). Corporate and industry clients include Turner Construction, Bovis Lend Lease, Skanska USA, Forest City Ratner Companies, The URS Corporation, Lockheed Martin, Sprint, Toyota, Coca-Cola, Yahoo!, and the Public Broadcasting System (PBS). Clients in more than 1,500 cities, in all 50 states and 46 countries rely on EarthCam webcam systems.

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