The Source for Security and Video Surveillance Information
IPVM is the world's leading resource on security and video surveillance, providing news, reviews and test results on access control, alarm systems, cameras, recorders, VMS and more.
We are a paid member's service, independent and dedicated to objective information, we do not accept advertising, sponsorship nor consulting projects from manufacturers.
What's Unique About IPVM?
- The most in-depth expert reports on security technology (5,100+).
- The only independent security and video surveillance testing service providing critical analysis and education on leading products (550+).
- A complete selection of software tools including our incredibly popular Camera Calculator and Camera Finder.
- The most comprehensive source for video surveillance education and courses.
- IPVM averages ~200,000 visits per month.
- We have over 10,000 PRO Members from 100+ countries.
- The site is read and discussed by leading executives, designers and technologists in the security industry around the world.
- The most active community with tens of thousands of comments and growing - more than all security trade magazine websites combined.
- IPVM is a team of 11 engineers, developers and a support manager with extensive experience working for security integrators, organizations and manufacturers. We have no sales nor marketing people.
- IPVM was founded in 2008 by John Honovich.
How Do I Become a Member?
The world's leading video surveillance information source, IPVM provides the best reporting, testing and training for 10,000+ members globally. Dedicated to independent and objective information, we uniquely refuse any and all advertisements, sponsorship and consulting from manufacturers.