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US Embassy Requires Hikvision Cameras

The US Embassy in Kabul Afghanistan has required only Hikvision cameras in a new US federal government bid. However: Hikvision originated fro...

By John Honovich - about 2 hours ago | 14 Comments

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Axis Hosted Video Decade of Failure

Do you want to 'head up' Axis hosted video offerings? Axis almost never publicly promotes senior positions, but for such an unattractive job they ...

By Brian Karas - about 5 hours ago

Hikvision Chinese Government Origin

Hikvision originated from a Chinese government research institute. This is uncommon in the West but frequent in China. Hikvision was founded from ...

By John Honovich - about 6 hours ago | 8 Comments

ONVIF Profile G Video Storage Test

A standard to retrieve video stored on 3rd party devices. This is the aim of ONVIF Profile G. The proprietary nature of accessing recorded video h...

By Ethan Ace - 3 days ago | 15 Comments

Viakoo Health Monitoring Examined

Viakoo, the company of ex-Intransa leaders, says they have created a monitoring tool for security networks that is easy to deploy and offers integr...

By Brian Karas - 3 days ago | 2 Comments

Tailgating - Access Control Tutorial

Despite costing thousands of dollars per door, electronic access control systems are vulnerable to an easy exploit called 'tailgating'. Unless this...

By Brian Rhodes - 4 days ago | 2 Comments

Axxon Next VMS 4.0 Tested

AxxonSoft is one of the biggest VMS vendors (reporting 263,000 channels sold in 2015), especially strong in their home market of Russia, but not we...

By Ethan Ace - 5 days ago | 25 Comments

Milestone Declares End-To-End Is A Dead-End

While Axis celebrates their end to end system win at top 50 global retailer H&M, their Canon sister company Milestone is proclaiming that end-t...

By Brian Karas - 5 days ago | 13 Comments

Hikvision 20% Price Cut Twice In A Month

Days after celebrating the Chinese government's commitment of up to $3 billion USD more in funding, Hikvision USA is now launching up to 20% across...

By John Honovich - 6 days ago | 19 Comments

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