Vicon Overview

Vicon manufacturers a wide range of video surveillance products. One of the older companies in the industry, Vicon is widely considered to be a leader in analog CCTV. Over the last few years, Vicon has expanded their product portfolio to include both IP cameras and IP video surveillance software. Vicon provides free VMS licenses for use with Vicon cameras and OEMs integrated analytics through Agent Vi and access control from S2. Vicon is a publicly traded company, reporting 2008 annual revenues of $66.9 M USD. Compare Vicon to Verint, Pelco and American Dynamics.

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  • Vicon Net Experience on Feb 08, 2016
    Guys our Traffic Engineering division uses Vicon cameras, encoders and a Vicon Nucleus to manage our city cameras. We were looking at a VMS...
  • The hot company right now? Evidently Vicon. Vicon has been stugglling for years and in the midst of merging with another troubled company,...
  • Combined Vicon / IQinVision financials are out for the first time since their combination closed. And the...
  • ... After years of challenges, IQinVision sold out to Vicon. Genetec No major moves for Genetec. Hikvision Hikvision has been the biggest aggressor of...
  • ... Well, Honeywell, Vicon and Aiphone are working hard to make that happen. In this note, we look at the process and the...
  • ... First Big Move for New CSMO A few months ago, Milestone's long term CSMO quit to become CEO of Vicon. A month ago, he was replaced by an industry outsider. This becomes the first big move for him /...
  • ...examine the key claimed differentiators, pricing and competitive comparison against Bosch, Mobotix and Vicon options. [premium_content] In this note, we examine  Axis' corner mount cam. Product...
  • Winners Losers Fall 2014 on Oct 13, 2014
    ...Axis Bosch Dahua Exacq FLIR Genetec Hikvision Milestone Pelco Pivot3 Samsung Sony Tyco Vicon / IQinVision Also, we review how well recent new products that garnered the most initial...
  • Vicon CEO Losing Strategy on Sep 30, 2014
    ...to be their CEO, but his strategy is shaping up to be no better than the failing ones of the previous Vicon / IQinVision regimes. In this note, we examine the strategy and its...
  • ...Milestone, Eric Fullerton has taken one of the toughest jobs in the entire industry - becoming CEO of Vicon. [premium_content] Vicon has struggled mightly in the past, well, decades. Its most ambitious...
  • ... UPDATE - Takes Vicon CEO Job Vicon announced Fullerton as their new CEO - a bold but risky choice for him.
  • Vicon Impressions? on Jul 29, 2014
    I have not been exposed to anything Vicon, either product or talking to anyone from Vicon, in over 20 years, but we have a client that...
  • ... A manufacturer employee chimed in, from Vicon, with an excellent comment. I've copied it in full so others can use this as a...
  • ...months: Avigilon Acquires VideoIQ The Sad Finale For Firetide Is Here Fail / Fail: The IQinVision - Vicon Merger Panoramic Camera Manufacturer Scallop Spin Out / Reboots Plus, we review financial...
  • ... Former analog mainstay Vicon and early MP champion IQinvision are planning to merge. In this note, we break down their...
  • Last year, Avigilon sued Hawk Technology Systems while Hawk sued Vicon and BJ Wholesale Club plus countersued Avigilon for patent infringement. Now Hawk says it will...
  • ...  VMSThe VMS specified was Vicon’s Kollector Strike Hybrid DVR with ViconNet software. It had to support analog channels at 120...
  • One of the engineers sent me an email stating I should look at the VICON Pressurized Surveyor PTZ Domes because they are IP67 rated and apparently will hold up to the...
  • Vicon Steep Revenue Decline on May 15, 2013
    We have been following Vicon's slow, downward spiral since 2009 and the company's struggles continue. The company's revenue...
  • Free VMS Software Directory on Jul 31, 2012
    ... Vicon Jump: Free for up to six ONVIF cameras, requires submitting MAC address of PC. Finally, many...
  • ...are the topics/companies covered: Show Floor Traffic Ingram Micro Samsung Interlogix Mobotix Vicon Milestone OnSSI Pelco Tyco Bosch Arecont Vision CSST Overall The show floor looked...
  • ... Here are the topics/companies covered: Show Floor Traffic Interlogix Mobotix Vicon Milestone OnSSI Pelco Tyco Bosch Arecont Vision CSST Overall The show floor looked...
  • Over the last few years, CCTV pioneer Vicon has become a poster child for the trials and tribulations of incumbents moving into the new...
  • ...Keeneo Lorex March Networks Milestone Mobotix Tyco Security Products Ubiquiti Rontal Verint Vicon Vivotek To maximize accuracy, we only listed revenue for companies whose revenue has been...
  • ...5 price to sales ratio puts them close to Vicon territory - a company who has little hope of turning around and a weak product portfolio with...
  • VMS Buyer's Guide on Oct 03, 2011
    ...ViconRisk: A long time ago, Vicon was one of the best and most respected companies in the market. Now, they are a struggling,...
  • After a few quarters of growth, Vicon turned in a poor Q2 2011, resuming the significant revenue declines over the past few years. Q2...
  • This note examines the Q1 2011 financial performance of analog incument Vicon Security. During the recession, Vicon's revenue dropped sharply before finally having its first...
  • After a long stretch of sharp revenue declines, in Q4 2010, Vicon recorded its best financial results in years. Compared to Q4 2009, revenue was up 6%. While this...
  • Vicon's Troubles Continue on Dec 02, 2010
    For the 3rd straight year, Vicon's revenue continues to drop, showing little signs of a turn-around. In December 2010, Vicon...
  • ... This issue is nicely demonstrated in an investor's analysis of Vicon, one of the elder CCTV incumbents. The investor argues that video surveillance is heavily...
  • ...QuickStart-4 NLSS: datasheetaccess NLSS: NLSS HDdecoder API-Guide-3 NLSS: NLSSCampusWhitePaper Vicon: StarCity EverFocus: Everfocus UK Formed EverFocus: Paragon264 Release Note EverFocus:...
  • Spring 2010 financial results bring relatively good news for Vicon. While the company's revenue continued to decline 11% year over year (down to $13.1 Million,...
  • The financial challenges for Vicon continue with Q2 2010 financial results extending Vicon's streak of declining revenue. Net sales...
  • ... Contrast Axis announcement with Vicon's admission/warning of IP's unexpectedly strong growth. In the debate about IP video rebound vs...
  • Following a string of poor performing quarters and plummeting revenue, Vicon's CEO offers a frank and challenging outlook for his company and analog incumbents. In his...
  • ...5%   Tyco Security Not Disclosed -10% Product Sales Vicon $45 Million -29%   The positive growth of the IP market is likely understated in this...
  • ...with the Q4 2009 results of companies attempting similar transitions, including ADT, March Networks and Vicon.
  • Vicon Revenue Plummets on Mar 03, 2010
    In another bad sign for analog CCTV providers, Vicon's Q4 2009 revenue plummeted, dropping 29% year over year from $15.7M in Q4 2008 down to $11.1 M...
  • ... Here's an example of our unique coverage of Vicon's recent financial results: Over the last few years, CCTV pioneer Vicon has become a poster...
  • Vicon's sales continue to fall with summer 2009 sales falling the hardest so far in 2009. In December...
  • ...IndigoVision March Networks Mobotix NICE Optelecom-nkf Samsung GVI Synectics / Quadnetics Techwell Vicon Vivotek Advantages Financial numbers are usually accurate. Publicly traded companies are...
  • 4 publicly traded companies manufacturing DVRs and analog cameras (March, Samsung GVI, Techwell and Vicon)show clear declines in total revenue compared to last year. The average decline is approximately...
  • ..., ACTi, Mobotix, IndigoVision, Vicon, etc.] By contrast, MSRP around $200 USD seems to be the common price point for IP video...
  • Offers LPR on Jun 14, 2009
    ... This week, Vicon shared details on their integration with LPR provider INEX.
  • ... In a new marketing piece released, Vicon is trying to capitalize on that sentiment by declaring that it will never charge any ongoing...
  • Company Overview on May 07, 2009
    Vicon is/was a powerful analog company years ago but is fairly marginalized  today. Vicon is selling...
  • ... Look at the difference between Axis and Vicon. Axis growth has dropped from 40% in 2007 to under 10% in Q4 2008. By contrast, growth for...