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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  • 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 read...
  • ... 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...
  • ...NUUO, 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...
  • ... 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...
  • 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...
  • ... can anyone advise when Pelco discontinued the DX8100 series? I have a prospect asking, and I have had no luck searching on...
  • ... Rep Firm Movements This is most similar to 2014's Pelco major rep shakeup where Pelco shifted to more of a factory direct rather than rep model. By...
  • Though people emailing randomly looking for quotes on video surveillance equipment is common,...
  • ...Finder to analyze and rank auto-focus cameras from Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, FLIR, Hikvision, Panasonic, Pelco, Samsung, Sony, Vivotek and more. [premium_content] Auto Focus/Auto Back Focus Basics For...
  • ...systems will use lower end cameras that are less expensive and don't offer as many features" "Bosch, Pelco and Axis. Due to integration with VMS and other analytic requirements." "Axis, Samsung Techwin,...
  • ...brands not typical of new IP-only based systems: Legacy Analog Common "We see a lot of Bosch and Pelco, especially with the older analog systems that we end up replacing. Most of the time the reason...
  • ...There is Pelco but I don't think that motion detection is working. Also Pelco ExSite cameras are not HD. Wile...
  • ...smaller systems tended to specify premium brands, with budget brands much less common: "Axis and Pelco are the main brands. I think Pelco is the go to brand as there have been large contracts for...
  • Pelco is rolling out their new multi-imager line and they are taking aim at Arecont. In their new...
  • ...and budget, with larger systems more likely to use top-end brands and gear: "Axis, Sony, Panasonic, Pelco, etc. They all have their airports to point to." "Large airports have greater budgets than...
  • ..." "Bosch and Pelco, that's what was around long ago when the program got started." Pelco "Pelco has...
  • ...commercial security brands shows product available from multiple vendors: Axis Dahua Hikvision Pelco Milestone HID Global Paxton However, Amazon's availability of surveillance products are...
  • Samsung Or Pelco Or Axis? on May 26, 2015
    Samsung or Pelco or AXIS CCTV, which shall be best choice for hotels and street surveillance??
  • ..." "Advidia, Pelco, Axis, and Sony are the ones most often seen." "We typically use Hikvision but have used other...
  • Winners Losers Spring 2015 on May 18, 2015
    ...examining the fortunes of Axis, Avigilon, Arecont, Hikvision, Dahua, Samsung, Genetec, Milestone, Exacq, Pelco, Panasonic, Sony, Bosch, FLIR and Honeywell.[premium_content]You can download the full 30-minute...
  • WDR Camera Shootout 2015 on May 04, 2015
    ...0W-H3-B2 Axis Q1615 Bosch NBN-932V Hikvision DS-2CD4132FWD Panasonic WV-SFV631L Pelco IME319 Samsung SNB-6004 Sony SNC-VB630 Uniview IPC542E-DU Even among these true WDR...
  • ... Pelco explained: "We staged multiple incidents at ISC West so we could demonstrate how easy it is to...
  • Worst ISC West Showing 2015 on Apr 20, 2015
    ... At ISC West, Axis, Avigilon, Pelco and DW all unveiled directly competing products. Arecont goes from no competition to lots of...
  • ... The eyelid can be seen in this video: Pelco Pelco's main release of the show was their IMM "Dragonfly" multi-imager camera. Pelco clarified...
  • 2015 is the year of multi-imager cameras, with Axis unveiling a 33MP model, Pelco announcing DragonFly and DW coming out with a 48MP model. However, all of them are fixed focal...
  • ...announced a 33MP multi-imager camera Avigilon is launching the first varifocal / auto-zoom multi-imager Pelco has DragonFly multi-imagers DW has a 48MP multi-imager Fisheyes panoramics are still useful...
  • New Products Spring 2015 on Apr 12, 2015
    ...265 Honeywell Launches HD-CVI Panasonic Unveils 'Dropcam Killer' Pelco's New VMS - VideoXpert Pelco Dragonfly Multi-Imager Cameras Samsung WiseNet Lite SIA New...
  • ... Pelco is one of a number of major brands launching multi-imager cameras. In this note, we examine the...
  • Did Anybody hear a rumor about Pelco buying Hikvision? Or just a crazy buzz I received?
  • ... PTZ controls functioned properly in all encoders, controlling a Pelco-D PTZ without issue via the web interface and when integrated with VMSes. Bandwidth...
  • ... The 5 modes can be seen in the example below: Pelco Pelco supports all 3 modes, but use what they call CVBR or 'Constrained Variable Bit Rate'...
  • Just tried to download a manual for one of our old DVR’s from the Pelco site which then sent me to the Schneider site. It didn't like my old Pelco log in credentials...
  • ...manufacturers (including ACTi, Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Canon, Dahua, Geovision, Hikvision, Panasonic, Pelco, Samsung, Sony, and Vivotek), what IP addressing they support by default, and the pros and cons...
  • ... This is a promotion from 123SecurityProducts but does reflect general Pelco pricing: A DVR for $5,000 on sale? What kind of offer is that? An extra TB of storage for...
  • ...Recently found Hikvision as the only camera capable of doing accurate masking using mosaic effect like old Pelco Spectra domes. Axis only does gray,Panasonic,AD,Pelco HD cannot do it. Interlogix cameras and...
  • Pelco has had multiple VMSes / recorders but none of them have been close to market leaders Now,...
  • Camera Size Search Engine on Jan 22, 2015
    ... Here is a Pelco self-proclaimed minidome: Now, perhaps this was 'mini' in 1995 but times have changed. The...
  • I was by a location the other day and the customer had a few 2MP Pelco IP cameras. Together with I think a pelco DVR. The quality looked pretty good. I dont have any...
  • ..." "More because we are migrating from Pelco VMS to Genetec VMS, and likely moving away from Pelco Cameras as well." "We are currently...
  • Pelco terminates sales reps?
  • ... You thought Object Video played hardball suing large manufacturers like Bosch, Samsung, Sony, Pelco, etc. Now, Avigilon has acquired all of OV's patents for $80.3 million, and all of their...
  • ...findings in this test also align with observations from past tests, and comparisons in our shootout of Pelco's 5MP Sarix IR bullet. Finally, cameras were tested using default settings, with exposure...