Genetec of Saint-Laurent, Canada, has released an IP-based license plate recognition appliance that delivers advanced digital video processing and superior plate reading. The AutoVu Sharp has a rugged design that is ideal for outdoor environments and is available for both fixed and mobile installations. The unit has sophisticated analytics, simple installation and configuration, and reduced network load. It automatically reads plates of parked vehicles or those moving up to 140 miles per hour. It can read license plates spanning two lanes of traffic and is available in a variety of configurations.