Pelco Overview

Pelco is one of the largest video surveillance manufacturers, a leader in analog now making the migration to IP products.

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  • ...P3707's bitrates are much lower than typical 8-12 MP multi imager models, such as the Hikvision PanoVu, Pelco Optera, and Arecont SurroundVideo Omni. The measurements below show the total of all four...
  • ... Others, such as the Hikvision PanoVu and Pelco Optera produced higher bitrates in all scenes despite much lower resolution (8 and 12 MP,...
  • Arecont EVP Schafer Ousted on Oct 09, 2017
    ... Schafer had been the SVP of Sales and Marketing at Pelco. While 2017 Pelco is its own sad state, in 2009, Pelco was still a major player. At the same...
  • Troubles At Arecont Vision on Oct 03, 2017
    ...years multi-imager cameras have become common offerings, with Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Pelco, Vivotek and others all offering multi-imagers, often with better performance than comparative...
  • ...Dahua Digital Watchdog EZVIZ FLIR GeoVision Hanwha Hikvision IQEye Mobotix Nest Panasonic Pelco Samsung (Consumer) Sony Uniview Vivotek Manufacturer Reset Methods Below, we list how to...
  • Does anyone make a analog to IP converter compatible with Exacq that can send coaxitron commands to Pelco PTZ cameras.  I'm trying to convert a system to an Exacq NVR server and can't find anything that...
  • HID Buys Mercury Security on Sep 19, 2017
    ... With the noted substantial business issues of both Lenel and Pelco, anxiety that the parent conglomerate of either brand would buy, and ultimately restrict resell...
  • Pelco CEO Is Out on Sep 05, 2017
    Less than 2 years after taking the job, Pelco's CEO is out. Pelco's rollercoaster continues. In this note, we examine the move, share...
  • Pelco Coaxitron On NVR's? on Aug 30, 2017
    Has anyone successfully been able to control Pelco Coaxitron PTZ's with any analog NVR?
  • Anyone have any experience trying to transfer the entire contents of a Pelco Endura or VideoXpert system to tape for archiving?  I need to take out a hybrid...
  • ... Another is Pelco. As part of our large integrator series, we asked 110+ integrators their views of Schneider...
  • ... See related: Sony and Bosch Combine Forces Nuvico Shutting Down Pelco Shutting Down Clovis Line, Laying Off 200 Cut in Half, Everfocus Shifts Strategies ACTi...
  • Background: Pelco Head Out, Diesel Exec In as Pelco CEO, Pelco Shutting Down Clovis Line, Laying Off 200, Pelco -...
  • Best Manufacturer Perks on Jul 07, 2017
    A decade ago, the best manufacturer perk was likely a trip on the Pelco jet: But the Pelco jet is long, long, long gone. What types of perks are integrators getting...
  • ...Oncam: Camera Configuration Tool OpenEye: Network Camera Manager Panasonic: Easy IP Setup Tool Pelco: Pelco Device Utility Siqura: Siqura Device Manager SnapAV: Luma Utility / Visualint IP...
  • ...other projects, Firmware basics, Camera cyber security basics, Linux NVR from scratch, and Resurrect Pelco Bullet Cameras On The Cheap? (putting a 4MP ip module in an old Pelco bullet DIY low end...
  • Painting Cameras Guide 2017 on May 31, 2017
    ... The companies that offer painting services - take Pelco and Dotworkz for example - typically handle them through direct sales requests. Wraps &...
  • Pelco's Clovis facility once turned out some of the industry's most popular products. Now, the...
  • ... UPDATE: IPVM Interview with Pelco CEO On Shutting Down Clovis Line, Laying Off 200
  • "Hikvision Always Prevails" on May 15, 2017
    ...Panasonic fisheye cameras Hikvision vs Axis and Hanwha low cost cameras Hikvision vs Axis, Hanwha, Pelco and Panasonic fixed cameras Hikvision vs Axis, Pelco and Vivotek multi-imager cameras We run...
  • Resuming our series, following Pelco's push to re-emerge as a major player, vote / comment: Other entries in the series: Would...
  • ... We bought and tested the 48MP to see how it performed against the Axis Q3709-PVE, Pelco Optera, and Vivotek MS8391 in full light and low light, how bandwidth compares, installation...
  • From SIW's newsletter: Money quote: The reemergence of Pelco began in 2015 when Sharad Shekhar joined the company directing its global video business and...
  • Pelco Surevision 3 Tested on Apr 12, 2017
    Pelco has released generation 3 of its Surevision cameras, claiming improved performance in both super...
  • ...plugin-free web UIs, covering: Arecont Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua Hanwha Hikvision Panasonic Pelco [premium_content] Browser Support Most major browsers no longer support NPAPI (or never...
  • ... Pelco Results Pelco favorability results were very negative, the company is viewed as old and...
  • ...: "Axis, Hikvision and Pelco"), each manufacturer was awarded an equal portion of the vote, unless the answer was broken down...
  • ... We bought the Hikvision DS-2CD6986F-H and tested it against: Axis 15MP Q3708-PVE Pelco Optera IMM12018 Vivotek MS8391-EV IR multi imager We tested the cameras outdoors, day and...
  • ...it against: Hikvision PanoVu DS-2CD6986F-H (Separate test report to be released later this week) Pelco Optera IMM12018 Vivotek MS8391-EV IR multi imager  We tested the cameras outdoors, day and...
  • Hi everyone -  I recently came across a 2 or 3 pages document by Pelco I think, that described in details the installation of a CCTV pole. It had a drawing showing...
  • ...Dahua Exacq FLIR Genetec Hanwha Hikvision Honeywell Lenel Milestone ONVIF OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Sony Vivotek The remaining posts will come out over the next month. Finally, we will have...
  • Dahua, the mega-Chinese surveillance manufacturer not primarily owned by the Chinese...
  • Free VMS Software Directory on Jan 13, 2017
    ...channels, no storage limits, requires annual renewal for free license key NovoSun - 64 channels Pelco DigitalSentry - 4 channels Sighthound - 1 channel, low resolution only Trassir - 8...
  • How Axis Can Beat Hikvision on Jan 09, 2017
    Hikvision has rocked the industry globally, bullying former video surveillance revenue leader...
  • The one time key Milestone partner and the 2015 acquirer of VMS provider Seetec, OnSSI has...
  • ...manufacturers in this test are: Arecont Vision  Avigilon  Axis Bosch Dahua  Hikvision  Panasonic Pelco  Samsung / Hanwha Vivotek  Inside we take a look at how each...
  • In our second installment of manufacturer favorability results (first was Pelco), we turn to Milestone. 100+ integrators rated and explained what they thought of Milestone....
  • This came out of the Pelco favorability results discussion. The Pelco jet was the gold standard in the US video...
  • Pelco Favorability Results on Dec 02, 2016
    ... We start with Pelco. A decade ago, Pelco was clearly one of the biggest names in the industry but has suffered a...
  • Do you want to get rid of your Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Hanwha Samsung, Hikvision, Pelco or Sony cameras? Now, Arecont will pay you to dump them for new Arecont cameras.  Arecont is...
  • Has anyone done this successfully with ONVIF? Running latest versions of software and firmware...
  • ... July 2016 - Pelco - Digital Sentry hard coded username/password backdoor. March 2016 - TVT* - Remote code...
  • Hi guys your thoughts on this when i did a shootout between Axis Q6045 and Pelco D5220 the Darkfighter crushed them for outdoor low light park surveillance. The price is great...
  • The default password was changed by the previous integrator and the owner does not know what the...
  • ... This was true of all Bosch, Hikvision, and Pelco cameras we checked. Other VMSes tested either did not support MJPEG in these cameras or had...
  • Hi, Rightcom is a CCTV provider in Chile who is offering Rightcom cameras instead of the required Pelco. They assure that Rightcom cameras are equivalent (homologated) to Pelco. Please let me know...
  • Have anyone using Pelco videoXpert yet? How is it so far? 
  • Pelco Matrix switchers, once the pinnacle of large SD analog installations, are now literally...
  • Worst Access Control 2016 on Oct 19, 2016
    Two access control providers stood out as being the worst to work with for integrators. In this...
  • I'm installing a spare Pelco DX8100 to replace a Pelco DX4700 that gave up the ghost. The 8100 is only a temporary fix as we...
  • ...264 RTSP streams from analog channels of a Pelco DX8100 DVR. Does anyone recommend a particular encoder if we need only 4 channels? I...
  • ... Pelco/Honeywell is that big dude on the football team, he has his own car although not a nice as Axis....
  • PTZ Camera Guide 2016 on Sep 15, 2016
    ...However, some manufacturers now offer pre-packaged IP positioning systems, such as the Axis Q86/Q87 and Pelco Esprit. The key advantage to pan/tilt positioners is flexibility. Users may choose from...
  • ... Common examples include: Axis: ~$200 Pelco: ~$300 Moog: ~$250 Honeywell: ~$400 The overall mounting plate method may vary, from a...
  • ...design is uncommon, but some other manufacturers' domes include it as well, such as the Axis P33 and Pelco Sarix domes. Recessed Mounting Tabs The H4 SL in-ceiling dome includes wings/tabs which...
  • ... Pelco has released a fixed 270° versions of their Optera intended to cover exterior building corners,...
  • ...directly below the camera: Finally, some multi imagers are offered in a 270° configuration, such as the Pelco Optera, specifically intended for corner mount applications. These cameras allow coverage of a...
  • ...Mainconsole, Taiwan OnSSI (i), Ocularis, US IPVM OnSSI VMS Test OpenEye, RADIUS & OWS, US Pelco, Digital Sentry, Endura & VideoXpert, US Qognify, VisionHub, Israel. Formerly NICE. S2...
  • ... For example, Pelco recently removed theirs. What do you think? Vote:
  • ... We tested this new model to see how it performed against multi-imagers from Axis (Q3709-PVE) and Pelco (Optera) in full light and low light, checking image quality, infrared illumination performance,...
  • In our initial testing of Pelco's Optera multi-imager, the main issue was their ONVIF 'bowtie' video streaming which undermined...
  • ... Pelco recently disclosed that their Digital Sentry product line had a hard-coded secret admin account,...
  • ...default to HTTPS: (YES) Exacq (with an EV certificate) (YES) Hanwha Security (formerly Samsung) (YES) Pelco (YES) Milestone (YES) Arecont Vision (with an EV certificate) added September 2016) (YES)...
  • Arecont is fighting back against the surge of multi-imager cameras from Axis, Avigilon, Pelco, and soon Hikvision. Referring to competitors as "clones", and dropping prices, they are taking...
  • Pelco has laid off 43 workers, raising more fears about further decline of the company. However, IPVM...
  • Has anyone had a site where they have replaced an Endura system and had to take over the Storage...
  • Just curious how this came to be, I thought Pelco owned that. Did something change when I was not paying attention or did I have it wrong the...
  • Pelco's new VP of China Sales was hired away from Axis. The 6 year Axis veteran, Jimmy Li, joined...
  • Is Pelco Really That Bad? on May 17, 2016
    I opened the front page of IPVM news feed yesterday to find the first article bashing Pelco. In the top articles for worst VMS systems and camera manufacturers, they were on it. I work for...
  • Both Pelco's VP of Sales and VP of Marketing are out of Pelco. In this note, we examine what Pelco is...
  • Pelco - A Decade of Decline on May 16, 2016
    Pelco's 2007 acquisition for $1.5 billion USD remains one of the largest video surveillance deals...
  • This study provides the foundations for video surveillance professionals to understand the...
  • Customer has an Pelco DX8100 DVR which is no longer supported (I bet that's news to everyone). Anyway, I need to add...
  • ...Avigilon (Avigilon HD Multisensor Camera Tested), DW (New Multi-Imager Panoramic Competitor to Arecont) and Pelco (Pelco Optera 12MP Multi-Imager Tested) release multi-imager models, though many with sensors in...
  • ...0 Milestone Community Hype vs Substance Pelco Head Out, Diesel Exec In Police Buys FLIR at Costco, Industry's Worst Fear Resolution Usage...
  • Has anyone experianced any integration issues between Pelco cameras and Avigilon VMS? video seems to freeze a lot. they are communicating via ONVIF profile...
  • ...directives 95/137 What do the ratings mean? Hazardous Rated Camera Options including Axis, Bosch, Moog, Pelco, and IVCCO. Typical Product Cost Alternatives to using rated...
  • 3xLogic Company Profile on Mar 24, 2016
    ...   Kushner is an industry veteran, the head of Integral when it was acquired by Pelco, and heading up CNL's North American presence before 3xLogic.  Company Overview 3xLogic offers...
  • Hi, I have a particular requirement of connecting Milestone Corporate 2016 software and pelco KBD300A. I connected the keyboard through the wiring kit and changed the baud rate to 9600. Also...
  • ...  Pelco is another manufacturer setting inflated list prices.  Pelco's IME319-1VS, a relatively standard...
  • Genetec is certainly best known for its VMS capabilities, but they have had their own access...
  • ... The Big 3 [premium_content] The 3 VMSes with the most votes were: OnSSI Lenel Pelco Our interpretation is that (1) these companies had problems with their VMSes before, either...
  • ...Integration Lenel supports ~20 VMS integrations, including platforms like: Milestone Exacq Avigilon Pelco OnSSI March Networks Lenel's video support includes its own DVR, NVR, and VMS platform...
  • ... I haven't worked with pelco since they decided to stay analog while every one was going IP. Now while they used to be...
  • In the first stages of upgrading a large Endura VMS and was looking for any positive or negative...
  • ...  IP video integration support is limited to Honeywell's DVM and MAXPRO VMS, (MAXPRO supports Pelco DS, Milestone, and Exacq), while a select number of older DVRs from American Dynamics, Pelco,...
  • ... Arecont: still overall worst, consistent with 2014 results but not as bad as their terrible 2011 Pelco: fourth most worst selections but without any significant favorite sections  Hikvision: a...
  • ... However, a few months ago, Hikvision Hired a former Pelco / G4S Exec to change that. Now he has begun to build a sizable team prepared for rapid expansion...
  • ... In 2015, Avigilon, Axis, Pelco released competitive offerings (see our Avigilon multisensor test results, Axis 33MP...
  • ... However, with Arecont no longer the only game in town, and Axis (33MP) and Pelco (Optera) releasing their own multi imager models, the question is whether these novel features...
  • ...Bosch Camera Directory Dahua Camera Directory Hikvision Camera Directory Panasonic Camera Directory Pelco Camera Directory Samsung Camera Directory Sony Camera Directory Vivotek Camera...
  • ...the most notable manufacturers in the responses were: Avigilon Axis Dahua Hikvision Panasonic Pelco Samsung / Hanwha Sony The overall trend was clear: integrators are shifting their buying...
  • ... We bought a Q3709 and put it up against Arecont's SurroundVideo and Pelco Optera to see how it performs in full light and low light in the wide outdoor FOV shown below,...
  • ...5-165mm motorized zoom lens in a traditional Pelco standard housing atop a Pelco Pan/Tilt motor. The whole assembly is mounted on an extendable...
  • ..." Related, Smart Integrators Should Lead With Access Control "Pelco has fallen off the map. Their seeming about-face on the Endura line towards "Video XPert" has...
  • ... He was most recently the President of G4S Technology, and before that VP of Sales at Pelco. Now, he has come on board to be the Senior Director, Strategic Sales for Hikvision. In this...
  • ... After a rocky summer, Avigilon has nabbed a long term Pelco exec. In this note, we review the move. [premium_content] VP of EMEA Sales Dave Dalleske...
  • ...DS-2CD4132FWD-IZ Hikvision DS-2CD864FWD-E Panasonic WV-SFV611L Panasonic WV-SFV631L Pelco IME319 Samsung SNB-5004N Samsung SNO-L6013RN W Box 0E-21BF40 We...
  • RIP Ken Massrey on Oct 26, 2015
    Ken Massrey, an early Pelco employee and former Pelco rep firm President, has passed away. Ken covered Hawaii and we met a...
  • The head of Pelco is out. This is a major shakeup with a surprising replacement. In this note, we examine Pelco's...