Pelco Overview

Pelco was a leader in analog systems who feel severely in the 2010s and was finally sold off by Schneider.

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  • FLIR Acquires Lorex on Oct 25, 2012
    ... Competing Against Axis, Bosch, Pelco Head On Even more interestingly, Flir is gearing up to deliver an end to end array of security...
  • ... Take the following list: Moog/Videolarm BMT10C2 Bullet Resistant Box Housing: ~$950 Online Pelco HS4514 Ballistic Box Housing: ~$800 Online Panasonic PBRH10 Bullet Resistant Tube Housing:...
  • ...supporting non Axis IP cameras Panoramic MP Cop Cameras (Panasonic) - Quite novel for first responders Pelco's Shipping and Return Guarantees - aims for fast shipping and no hassle returns Pelco Thermal...
  • ... Here's an example of the type of hard hitting questions they asked Pelco recently: "Congratulations on the Pelco by Schneider Electric success story at The Greenbrier...
  • ...these cameras, their potential impact, and how they compare to other WDR and low-light models from Sony, Pelco, and Panasonic. Overview The P3384 adds Lightfinder low-light capability, as well as wide...
  • Will making returns easy and guaranteeing stock draw integrators to Pelco? The company thinks so, and they have leveraged the idea into a recently announced Product...
  • Just days after being sued for stealing Object Video's invention of fire metadata, Pelco is again being attacked - this time for allegedly blowing it on moving to HDcctv. The head of...
  • ... Each front entrance got a Pelco IS20 indoor mini dome for the WDR so we could see through the windows. Inside each donation...
  • Advertising Blows Up on SIW on Jun 28, 2012
    Reading through today's hatchet job against Pelco, SecurityInfoWatch dumped two surprises. Not only is the article laughably and ignorantly a...
  • ... The last set of lines you need to meet spec (Panasonic, Arecont, & Pelco) Some of this is because the marketplace is all over the place and every job is different with...
  • ... So what makes Pelco's thermal cameras so special and worthy of the IFSEC award? In this note, we examine the details...
  • IP Video 101 Training on Jun 05, 2012
    ... Examples include ACTi Utility Suite, Axis Camera Management, Arecont AV100, IQFinder, Pelco Device Utility, etc. You can also try using tools built into VMS systems but the manufacturer's...
  • Pelco's top executive proclaimed that the debate between IP and Analog is over, at the PSA-Tec keynote...
  • ...incremental upgrade, intended to regain some ground Sony has lost as competitors such as Bosch, Axis, and Pelco have improved performance in subsequent generations of cameras. WDR: Sony's V Series cameras...
  • ... In a surprise, Pelco has elected to just "give away" such a piece of software. In this note, we overview Pelco's "3D...
  • Pelco vs Integrators on May 14, 2012
    Once an integrator favorite, Pelco is increasingly viewed with distrust and concern by many. As the former US leader becomes...
  • Pelco Sued by ObjectVideo on May 13, 2012
    ... Now ObjectVideo is suing former, long time partner Pelco. Done quietly after business hours on a Friday afternoon, ObjectVideo issued a two paragraph...
  • ...went out" "Every outdoor PTZ camera deployed (analog or IP) gets it's own outdoor rated power supply (Pelco WCS1-4)" "We do not use the larger camera mounts, housings ( ie. bosch, pelco) traditional...
  • IP Camera Networking Basics on Apr 29, 2012
    ... Examples include ACTi Utility Suite, Axis Camera Management, Arecont AV100, IQFinder, Pelco Device Utility, etc. You can also try using tools built into VMS systems but the manufacturer's...
  • Schneider Goes VSaaS on Apr 23, 2012
    Schneider Electric, the parent company of major surveillance manufacturer, Pelco, announced a partnership agreement to distribute VSaaS from OzVision. Many wondered, including...
  • Winners Losers Spring 2012 on Apr 22, 2012
    ...IndigoVision Ingram Micro Intersil ipConfigure Milestone Systems Mobotix NLSS OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Pixim Samsung Sony Veracity Winners Given the low overall innovation, the bar for being...
  • ...3MP (like Axis Q1604, Pelco Surevision, etc.) Price: These are some of the lowest-cost WDR cameras on the market, with...
  • ...covered: Show Floor Traffic Ingram Micro Samsung Interlogix Mobotix Vicon Milestone OnSSI Pelco Tyco Bosch Arecont Vision CSST Overall The show floor looked filled with vendor boothes,...
  • ...are the topics/companies covered: Show Floor Traffic Interlogix Mobotix Vicon Milestone OnSSI Pelco Tyco Bosch Arecont Vision CSST Overall The show floor looked filled with vendor boothes,...
  • The Pelco jet was a symbol of the old Pelco. Long gone, the new Pelco is a far less powerful and...
  • Axis Q1604 Shootout Results on Feb 27, 2012
    ...- A dark scene with minimal ambient lighting In these tests, we compared the Axis Q1604 to Bosch, Pelco and Sony camera as well as the Axis P1344 and the Axis Q1602. Below is a sample of the image...
  • Undoutedbly, Pelco was a leader in analog CCTV. Years ago, integrators would have likely choosen Pelco as the most...
  • Bosch Dinion Camera Testing on Jan 08, 2012
    In this report, we test Bosch's Dinion IP cameras against leading cameras from Axis, Pelco and Sony. Our goal in this test was to understand (1) how Bosch's cameras compared to one...
  • Axis Q1602 Lightfinder Test on Dec 11, 2011
    ... The Pelco SureVision arguably provides the best image though it too is still a blob. Lastly, let's...
  • ... We've tested Arecont, ACTi, Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Pelco, Panasonic, Sony, Vivotek, etc. UPDATE: We've taken the top performers of this test and did a...
  • Should you be using 20MP cameras? Once considered science fiction, 20 Megapixel cameras are now a...
  • ...manufacturers including: ACTi Avigilon Arecont Bosch Axis Bosch Canon IQinVision Panasonic Pelco Sony Vivotek The average time to boot up an IP camera in our roundup was between 1 minute...
  • ... Pelco Good Stuff: Historically strong technical support. Note: They claim to have the world's best...
  • ...Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Basler Bosch Cisco DVTel HikVision IndigoVision IQinVision Mobotix Panasonic Pelco Sony StarDot Verint VideoIQ Vivotek VMS Systems 3VR Aimetis American...
  • In the past year, thermal IP surveillance has been a growing trend, with Axis, Bosch, and Pelco entering the IP thermal market, FLIR and VideoIQ entering a partnership, and SightLogix adding a...
  • Schneider Electric has announced layoffs, aka a 'workface reduction' for the Pelco division and Clovis facilities. We spoke with Schneider and they confirmed that the layoffs are...
  • ...Genetec ipConfigure Intransa Immervision IQinVision HDcctv Alliance Milestone Mobotix NLSS ObjectVideo Pelco Sony Verint VideoIQ Intransa - Intransa's 'major' new announcements for the show included...
  • ...[link no longer available] / IPVM Review Vitek Multi-Port Coax Over Ethernet Converter IPVM Review Pelco / Schneider Electric Branding Changes IPVM Review Briefcam Enterprise Analytics Announcement...
  • In this note, we examine Pelco's announcement of SureVision [link no longer available] - examining how the feature set compares...
  • ... 2 years ago, the big news was the Cisco / Pelco partnership and that has not had much of a practical impact. Will this be any different?
  • What a colossal marketing mistake - It looks like Schneider Electric is phasing out the Pelco brand in favor of its own [UPDATE: Schneider denies this, details below]. Perhaps this makes...
  • Pelco entered the megapixel market moderately late and with a relatively limited lineup. Now, with the...
  • ...its name implies, the manufacturers that typically use this are traditional security companies such as Pelco, American Dynamics, Honeywell, March Networks, etc. However, some startups adopt this approach...
  • ... This functionality is found in some competitor's cameras, such as Pelco's Spectra PTZs [link no longer available]. This reduces overall cost by eliminating some...
  • ...  This functionality is found in some competitor's cameas, such as Pelco's Spectra [link no longer available].New FeaturesDVTel also claims the Quasar line improves...
  • ... Can I run this on my Intellex, Pelco DX8100, Bosch DVR, etc.?" Once you tell them you need to buy a new DVR or another server, most...
  • ..., Cisco Partners with Pelco 2011 - 'Who Cares About Cisco?' Brand can only carry companies so far if the products are not...
  • ... We compare both Bosch's to a Sony CH140 (1/30s fixed shutter) and a Pelco Sarix (1/8s shutter) in both tests. In the 3 to 5 lux scene, interestingly, the Bosch's fared...
  • ...Axis and a MP from IQinVision) and 4 day / night cameras (2 Bosch's - one at SD and HD, and MP Sony and Pelco Sarix cameras). We wanted a broad range of cameras to see how performance varied across camera...
  • ...historical position: Entry Level VMS Providers PSIM End Users OV Partners ACTi DVTel Mobotix Pelco Entry Level VMS Providers: The price declines continue, driven by primarily by larger VMS...
  • ...VMS: Announcement / IPVM Review NVT Ethernet over Coax: Product Page [link no longer available] / IPVM Review Pelco Hybrid DVRs (DX4700/DX4800) : Product Page / IPVM Review Pelco Free Video Analytics :  IPVM...
  • ... Notably absent from this lawsuit are Axis, Pelco and Cisco. As we examined in our OV future review, Axis has licensed patents from OV to protect...
  • ... One noteworthy example is how Pelco has shifted from marketing OV's analytics to giving their own away for free. The biggest brand...
  • Analog vs HD Night Shootout on Mar 26, 2011
    ...8, b/w, gain: High); online $950 Pelco Sarix IXE20DN [link no longer available] - 1/3" CMOS; F1.2 Pelco; 1280x720; 0.25 Lux (Mono, 33...
  • Testing: HD Decoder (NLSS) on Mar 15, 2011
    ..., Pelco decoder, Pelco cameras, etc.) Decodes HD video feeds: Most traditional IP decoders only decoded...
  • In this note, we examine Pelco's 960p HD positioning for its HD Spectra line. In a recent promotional video, Pelco claims the...
  • In this note, we examine Pelco's 2 new Hybrid DVR series: the DX4700 and 4800 series. Pelco is marketing these recorders to...
  • ... For instance, many DVRs, like the just announced Pelco 4700/4800 units have a strict 2 MP camera maximum. New HDcctv DVRs have a similar limitation....
  • ...Firetide, Fluke, GE Security, Great Lakes, Hubbell, Leviton, Milestone, Mobotix, Ortronics, Panduit, Pelco, S2, TOA, Transition Networks, Valcom, Video Alarm, VideoIQ. Anixter's Bosch ordering...
  • ...surveillance designer faces: In the video, we referred to our pixels reference chart and used the Pelco camera design tool [link no longer available]. Recommendations on Reducing and Dealing with...
  • ... The closest competitor is the Pelco Spectra HD (1.3MP, 18x optical zoom) camera. We project the Bosch 800 to have roughly the same...
  • ...  The cameras are recorded to a local DVR, with Pelco Net350 (a discontinued model) used for viewing and control. Video is accessible via a...
  • In this note, we examine Pelco's expanded mini-dome line. In their announcement, Pelco is emphasizing [link no longer...
  • ...6, Pelco is providing 'free' video analytics for its Extended Platform (EP) models. This is a very...
  • ...Intellivid ipConfigure JDS Milestone Systems NLSS ObjectVideo Optelecom-NKF (Acquired by TKH) Pelco Pivot3 Pixim Proximex Steelbox Stretch TimeSight (New...
  • ..., a Sony SSCN21A, a Samsung SCC-B5366 [link no longer available] or Pelco IS20-CHV10F [link no longer available]) The 2 outdoor cameras will cost about $275 each or $550...
  • ...variety of products from major CCTV equipment (keyboard/PTZ/matrix switchers) manufacturers: Bosch, Pelco, Honeywell, and American Dynamics. Key Benefits Provides highly scalable and efficient video...
  • ...Manufacturers In our experience the most commonly used manufacturers in US casinos include: Honeywell, Pelco, Bosch, IndigoVision, Synectics, NICE, DVTel, Genetec, AD, Dallmeier and Cisco.  Choosing...
  • ...product growth in 2009 and H1 2010 so growth should be solid but will it match this year's 30% pace? Pelco: We think Pelco's IP cameras will have a lot of challenges in 2011. Looking at Pelco's IP...
  • ...responsibility for all systems to be integrated including Lenel, MDI, Quantum Secure, Intergraph, Vidient, Pelco 9700 Matrix and Pelco Endura, Existing Pelco Endura system to be kept. No encoders, decoders or...
  • ... Indeed, many of their surveillance offerings have been re-brands or 'me-too' offerings (see Cisco-Pelco and Cisco PSIM/Analytic sources).At ASIS 2010, an announcement that received little recognition...
  • ...3MP All parts and pieces from Pelco including VMS and storage Our observations: As this is a California city, Pelco's ability to...
  • ... The RFP states the school already has Pelco IP110 cameras installed. These are the 'pre-Sarix' 4CIF, MPEG-4 IP cameras. The school already...
  • ...3MP All parts and pieces from Pelco including VMS and storage Our observations: As this is a California city, Pelco's ability...
  • ... Avigilon Exacq Milestone Enterprise Pelco Digital Sentry OnSSI NetDVMS When distinguishing between medium and large systems, there's no...
  • ...Dynamics Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Cisco DVTel Genetec GVI Intransa IQinVision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI Pelco Pivot3 Scallop Imaging VideoIQ In the last quarter, we believe the most important market shift...
  • In this note, we examine new features and restructured pricing for Pelco's Digital Sentry VMS software version 7. This updates our May 2010 test of DS 6.8.The key new...
  • ... In a previous report, Pelco's revenue was reportedly greater than Axis. Given Pelco's admitted sales declines (and...
  • ...(see IPVM Pro Review) Pivot3's Scale-Out Hosting [link no longer available] - (see IPVM Pro Review) Pelco S5118 IP Megapixel PTZ [link no longer available] - (see IPVM Pro Review) Pixim Seawolf WDR...
  • Pelco released a line of megapixel IP PTZs called 'Spectra HD [link no longer available].' This marks...
  • VMS Support Search Released on Oct 02, 2010
    ...AutoIP ipConfigure LenSec Luxriot Milestone Corporate Milestone Enterprise Mirasys Nuuo OnSSI Pelco Digital Sentry Pelco Endura via UDI5000-CAM QNAP Salient Systems Seetec Verint EdgeVR Verint...
  • ... A few observations: Pelco stands out both for its highest list price and steepest dealer discount. The dealer discount...
  • ...2 [link no longer available] Genetec: SV-16 Powered by Omnicast Specifications Pelco: Spectra HD Dome Positioning System - Spectra HD [link no longer available] NLSS:...
  • IP Camera Standards Battle? on Sep 11, 2010
    ...no one currently supports their IP cameras (an ironic state of affair for analog market leaders like Pelco, GE and Honeywell).  With standards in place, this would eliminate a key barrier and allow them...
  • ...channel Milestone XProtect Basis+: ~ $125 per channel Milestone XProtect Essential: ~$50 per channel Pelco DigitalSentry - $125 - $200 per channel (depends on promotion and use of Pelco cameras) It is...
  • ...Milestone Corporate Milestone Enterprise Mobotix NUUO OnSSI NetDVMS & Ocularis Client Lite Pelco Digital Sentry This collection provides a broad range of global VMS system from basic to...
  • ... Pelco is offering [link no longer available] free resolution upgrades on megapixel cameras and waived...
  • Pelco is not known for its software. While the company is one of the largest global analog...
  • ...with a number of recent announcements: ExacqVision releases low-cost embdedded hybrid DVR appliance Pelco: New Version of Endura and hybrid DVRs Envysion appliances add hybrid support [link no longer...
  • In a March 2010, Pelco's CEO discussed [link no longer available] their falling financial results and their efforts to...
  • In a much publicized move, Pelco's booth at ISC West was 'all-HD': HD fixed camera, HD PTZs, HD monitors, HD NVR appliances,...
  • At ISC West 2010, Pelco announced an upcoming release of IP thermal cameras. This update shares additional...
  • ...VCA Framework Mobotix Expanded Panoramic Offerings Panasonic Smart HD Panasonic New MP cameras Pelco Sarix Thermal Camera Pelco Endura Express Pivot3 Minibank / Hardbank Pointsource...
  • ... --- Pelco has released a free camera design tool with Google Earth integration. The tool is in beta and...
  • ...end, we plan to highlight such on-line technical training videos - starting with Avigilon, Axis and Pelco. If you know more, please share and we will add.
  • In a surprising move to us, Pelco's magazine now declares that times have changed and the IT manager is the 'new sheriff' in town....
  • Pelco has posted a series of technical training videos for its Digital Sentry line, the DX8100 and the...
  • ...Out: When Super Dynamic mode is on, low light performance is materially worse than when it is disabled Pelco Sarix Standout: Auto back-focus, tight integration and bandwidth benefits when integrated with...
  • ... Pelco's IP cameras [link no longer available] offer A/E specifications, CAD drawings, Installation...
  • ...this camera with a fairly broad range of VMS systems including Milestone/OnSSI, Exacq, Genetec, NICE, Pelco Endura, Salient, ipConfigure, Mirasys, Seetec, etc.   On-line pricing for the Panasonic...