Genetec Overview

Genetec offers IP video surveillance software (Omnicast), an LPR camera system and an IP access control system (Synergis). Genetec is one of the largest IP Video surveillance software providers with greatest strengths in large scale surveillance/security deployments. Read our test results of Genetec's Security Center Software. Genetec's largest competitor is Milestone Systems.

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  • Genetec Cloud LPR Examined on Apr 10, 2015
    ... Now, Genetec is trying a different approach, trying to simplify LPR using the cloud. In this note, we...
  • Genetec's ALPR On Cloud on Apr 08, 2015
    Observed this week that Genetec launched ALPR on cloud. Any additional information on the delivery of it? Is it a delivered as...
  • ... No issues connecting and streaming via ONVIF to Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec Security Center, and Milestone XProtect Corporate. Pricing The LPR606 sells for about $1,000...
  • Milestone LPR Tested on Mar 31, 2015
    ...should you expect? What issues caused missed plates and improper recognition? How does it compare to Genetec's AutoVu LPR? Here are our key findings from this test: Overall Recognition...
  • ...of this program and how it will impact the competitive positioning of Tyco, Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, Genetec and Milestone. The Program Tyco / Exacq is offering free Exacq licenses with 'Pro' Illustra...
  • ... The platforms include Genetec, Milestone, and Aimetis, but additional modules or plug-ins- may need to be purchased. (For...
  • ...bought one of the 10 biggest booths at ISC West 2015, next to Axis, Bosch, Dahua and twice the size of Genetec, as shown in the floor map below: IDIS has a 2800sqft booth (35' x 80'). By contrast, a...
  • ... Avigilon Control Center and Genetec Security Center required four VMS licenses for all encoders, while Exacq and Milestone required...
  • ... The platform of choice is Genetec. Now the multicast query -- I am told it is best to setup my cameras to multicast oppose to...
  • ...significantly in what configuration or control they support for TCP or UDP (details on Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec and Milestone inside). Impact On Video Quality In the examples below, we show the difference...
  • ... It's not a matter of the cost, is it worth paying the costs for Exacq or Genetec over Video Insight? Thanks
  • ... Only Genetec Security Center was able to connect and stream properly at all, and only using the Cantonk...
  • ...Plate Camera Tested License Plate Recognition (LPR) Axis App Tested Now, we are adding a new test on Genetec's AutoVu, consisting of their Sharp XGA camera integrated with Security Center. AutoVu claims...
  • Worst Access Products 2015 on Feb 18, 2015
    ... Isn't that why they left Software House?" "Genetec SC. The issues from this product on a programming standpoint makes it very difficult to...
  • ... For instance, why should a sales person at Sony or Genetec bring in Milestone or Axis respectively at this point? And if they have any sway in the deal,...
  • ...would make a good fit: Aimetis (Canada) AxxonSoft (Russia) Digifort (Brazil) ipConfigure (USA) Genetec (Canada) Lensec (USA) Network Optix (USA) NUUO (Taiwan) OnSSI (USA) Salient (USA) ...
  • ... And poor Genetec, now the last major independent surveillance manufacturer. One has to think they are the #1...
  • With one independent IP video company being devoured by conglomerates after another, Genetec is now the last large independent left. We asked Genetec about their reaction to Canon's deal...
  • ...Milestone Corporate is a separate and newer codebase than the original Milestone Enterprise software, Genetec, which started with Omnicast VMS now has Security Center, ipConfigure recently released Orchid,...
  • ... The scenario is an existing 200 door installation with proprietary non-Genetec integrating ACS. Thanks!
  • Bosch 4K Tested on Jan 21, 2015
    ... 12 MP stream worked without issue in Genetec Security Center. No issue maintaining 30 FPS 4K stream. 12 MP stream dropped frames above 5...
  • ... They are using Genetec Security Center as VMS and Microsoft D.A.S. (or "Detecta", the Brazilian name) as...
  • ... VMS Integration Axis VMD 3 is integrated only with Axis Camera Station and Genetec Security Center according to Axis. [[Update: Exacq now supports VMD 2.1/3 as an analytic in...
  • Genetec has enhanced their AutoVu LPR platform with a new suite of "Advanced Vehicle Analytics",...
  • ... We are converting from legacy analog CCTV to Genetec Omnicast. We are also going to roll out Gentec Synergis access control displacing an aging Lenel...
  • VMS Labor Standards on Dec 11, 2014
    ... "5 hours based on Genetec." "2 for Genetec. There's a lot of up front configuration to make everything fall in line...
  • ... Genetec No major moves for Genetec. Hikvision Hikvision has been the biggest aggressor of the year,...
  • ..." "The Axis A1001 is a nice fit for Genetec or other systems if needed." "Imron - largely hardware agnostic - works with approximately 75%...
  • With it using a I7 machine, isn't that quite high for 32 channels?
  • ...Manufacturers Covered We 'secret shopped' 12 manufacturers including: Avigilon Axis Bosch Canon Exacq Genetec Milestone Mobotix Vivotek Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Note: Acti, Arecont and...
  • Avigilon Vs Genetec on Nov 25, 2014
    UPDATE: Genetec: We Do NOT Support Avigilon A member asked: "At least 5 major customers looking to do major...
  • Mass market VSaaS is a tough play, as shown in Genetec's Canadian Chinese buffet win. Now, Genetec's newest cloud release, a Hybrid Cloud Archiving...
  • ... Here is the list in progress: Dealer Video Lines: Avigilon Genetec Geutebruck IndigoVision March Networks NICE Verint DVTel 3xLogic Dealer Access Control Lines: ...
  • Winners Losers Fall 2014 on Oct 13, 2014
    ...losing among a number of notable manufacturers, including: Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua Exacq FLIR Genetec Hikvision Milestone Pelco Pivot3 Samsung Sony Tyco Vicon / IQinVision Also, we review...
  • ...including: Thermal Radar, HID 'Twist and Go', Axis NVRs, Milestone DVRs, Axis Multi-Imager Panoramic, Genetec's 'Unified' Appliance, NICE Suspect Search, Axis Card Reader, Video Insight Free Access...
  • Genetec has announced a 'unified security appliance', touting the ability to deploy video and...
  • Genetec has offered unified access and video for years and Milestone added its own integrated access...
  • ...Camera Improvements NICE's Suspect Search Vanderbilt Lite Blue Access Control Milestone Launches DVRs Genetec Adds IP Telephony (Sipelia) ExacqVision version 6.4 Exacq E-Series Encoders Honeywell ASIS...
  • Why would one of the biggest VMSes get into Voice over IP? That is the big question as Genetec has announced Sipelia, a "communications management" module for their Security Center platform,...
  • Testing Avigilon ACC 5 VMS on Sep 10, 2014
    ...Contrast to other recent IPVM tests of integrator favorite VMSes, including: ExacqVision VMS Tested  Genetec Security Center Tested Milestone XProtect Enterpris Tested Avigilon has three VMS versions:...
  • ... Now, Genetec has responded highlighting their own more complete support. In this note, we contrast how both...
  • Access Control Server Guide on Sep 09, 2014
    ...possible Often, these types of software are bundled in non-enterprise versions running on appliances: Genetec's SV16 Milestone Husky SoftwareHouse C*CURE 9000 Site Server While 'software-only' versions...
  • ... Genetec AutoVu: The MSRP of Genetec's SharpX camera plus processing unit totals ~$7,000, plus another...
  • ... Milestone previously only had 2; Exacq lists 4; Genetec, probably has the most, and even for them, it is about a dozen, far less than the hundred plus...
  • ... We cover this in detail in our Genetec and Milestone Access Test. The video below covers the basics of live monitoring: Camera...
  • Avigilon Employee Reviews on Aug 29, 2014
    [Updated March 2015 and January 2015, December 2015, May 2016] Avigilon employees say the best...
  • Milestone Vs Genetec on Aug 17, 2014
    Gentlemen: Do you have any technical comparison between Milestone and Genetec?
  • VMS Webinar Series on Aug 07, 2014
    Over the next month, each Monday at 11am EDT / 15:00 GMT, IPVM will be hosting a webinar on a...
  • ... The companies that stood out included Arecont Vision, Avigilon, Axis, Exacq, Genetec, Hikvision, Lenel, Milestone, Pelco, Sony, S2 and Verint. But which ones were the worst and...
  • ... [UPDATE 2019: New Genetec Security Center 5.8 Tested] We start with Genetec's Security Center. Here's a 50 second video...
  • ...two best known and largest of these independents left are, on the camera side, Axis, and the VMS side, Genetec. What if these two combined? In this note, we break down the fit, benefits, risks and...
  • ...it the elder incumbents like Honeywell, Lenel and Software House? Or can newer providers like Brivo, Genetec or S2 make a dent? Just like we did with favorite IP cameras and favorite VMS software, in this...
  • Now that Milestone is the open platform child of a camera company, many are looking for...
  • Genetec Taunts Milestone on Jun 16, 2014
    ... June - Come see a truly independent VMS platform provider at stand #F1210 — Genetec (@genetec) June 16, 2014 With Canon acquiring Miletone, Genetec now has a very significant...
  • Milestone Acquired by Canon on Jun 13, 2014
    ...VMS Live Video Shootout Surveillance Search Shootout VMS Remote Monitoring Tested ONVIF Mega Test Genetec and Milestone Access Tested Winners and Losers
  • Want to add biometrics but avoid spending nearly $1,000 per door for it? When it comes to...
  • Has anybody tested this product and have any feedback for me?
  • ...  Competition Compared to examples from Lenel, S2, and Genetec, Xprotect Access 2014 lacks the basics of cardholder and door management. Those other options...
  • ... Milestone has improved their access control software / integration [link no longer available] Genetec has a case study, using an infographic - it's certainly different and clearly shows low level...
  • ... Genetec is looking for a Business Development Manager for Cloud Services. On the downside, it's...
  • ... One of the first to do this was Genetec, who now has a long history in both video and access. Indeed, they market their Security...
  • ...Inside, we have 20 manufacturer booth videos: ACTi Arecont Avigilon Axis Bosch Dahua FLIR Genetec Hikvision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI ONVIF Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Vivotek Plus,...
  • ...marketing or gimmicks and is a recap of information gathered from booth visits to: Arecont Bosch Genetec Hikvision OnSSI ONVIF Panasonic Schneider Electric This information will eventually find...
  • New VMS 'Orchid' Released on Apr 03, 2014
    ... Similarly, Genetec had Omnicast first and now Security Center. Though developing a new VMS certainly takes a...
  • ...Optimized Router Brickcom Focus Easy With Sound Feedback FLIR $499 Mini Bullet thermal cameras Genetec Drops VSaaS Pricing Hikvision 'Super' NVR [link no longer available] Theia 16MP Fisheye...
  • ...know if people have already used the hypervisor CCTV solution (eg a solution that manages milestone and Genetec) example of a hypervisor (prysm French solution)
  • ... Choose from 110+ companies including big names (like Axis, Sony, Panasonic, Genetec, Milestone, etc.), niche companies and organizations (e.g., ASIS, ONVIF, SIA). See all 110+...
  • ...negative was for larger projects with a number of Exacq integrators saying they used other systems (like Genetec) for them. Indeed, Exacq received no votes in the 64+ camera segment of integrators even though...
  • ... In future tests, we will examine integration with third party offerings like Genetec and Milestone. A1001 Controller Test Key Findings The controller can be used either as a...
  • Voting - What Went Wrong on Jan 15, 2014
    ... For example, Brian had a number of the 'top' voted comments including his 'Genetec is better than a mop' one and 'pimps and pricing'. By contrast, in depth technical or...
  • [UPDATE April 2014: Genetec has lost to a van.] Take a look at a string of 8 consecutive Genetec tweets: Genetec,...
  • ...the cameras are functional when connected to Milestone XProtect and Video Insight, neither Exacq nor Genetec coulc. Further, neither camera is listed on the ONVIF conformance page. RTSP streaming is also...
  • ...Avigilon's best approach with VideoIQ's products? What should Avigilon competitors like Axis, Milestone and Genetec do? What does this say about the competitive dynamics of the surveillance market? VideoIQ...
  • ... Panasonic and Genetec are reportedly the respective surveillance vendors. Drawings released along with the original...
  • ... In the past, this level of integration only worked with Exacq, Genetec, and Milestone VMS, a deal breaker for users on different platforms. With the ACAP, the...
  • Casino needs a suitable solution for recording a monitor feed on a Genetec SC deployment. Requirements: - operator workstation has three monitors, all three must be...
  • ...sample of the documents showing a $300k of invoices from Vidsys for the PSIM and work and ~$30k for Genetec integration.
  • ... However, here's Howard praising Genetec for using Microsoft's cloud software and here's Howard celebrating with another manufacturer,...
  • In this note, we compare Avigilon, Axxon, Exacq, Genetec, March, Milestone, Network Optix / Digital Watchdog and Video Insights' training options,...
  • How can I add ONVIF cameras into Genetec? I don't have any experience with Genetec and don't know if it can support Avigilon or if I...
  • Winners & Losers Fall 2013 on Nov 04, 2013
    ...the specific competitive advances and problems for: Arecont Vision Avigilon Axis Bosch Exacq Genetec IQinVision Milestone Mobotix OnSSI Panasonic Pelco Samsung Sony Trending - Product...
  • VMS Mapping Shootout on Oct 30, 2013
    ...they offer? In this report, we share our test results of reviewing the map features for Milestone, Genetec, Avigilon, Exacq, AxxonSoft, and Network Optix/Digital Watcdog. Key Differentiators Maps...
  • Oh Genetec... The company is so lost in the clouds, they must not see the comedy in their latest press...
  • VMS Upgrade Comparison on Oct 22, 2013
    ... In this report, we answer these questions, examining the upgrade capabilities for Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec, Milestone, Network Optix/Digital Watchdog and VideoInsight. We answer the following...
  • ... Genetec's LPR demo was meager.  And the Axis booth was next to a digital speed limit sign company....
  • ... In this report, we share our test results of using search capabilities for Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec, Milestone, Network Optix/DW and VideoInsight, as highlighted in the image below: Key...
  • ...good product comparison chart that shows the main capabilities for SWH c-cure 9000 vs Lenel On Guard vs Genetec Synergis?
  • ...Additionally, Axis controller offers an open API and integration with 6 third parties including both Genetec and Milestone. Milestone Access Control Separately, Milestone is introducing their Access...
  • ... Genetec / Bosch Encoder Promo OnSSI Improved Mobile and Web Clients - adds "High Definition...
  • ... We tested Milestone, Genetec, Avigilon, Exacq, Network Optix / Digital Watchdog, and Video Insight VMSes. 11 Key...
  • ... I have no experience using Genetec or Milestones which are regularily covered on IPVM which may explain the reason for my...
  • ... Genetec: Genetec has two small camera count appliances, but the new Milestone line is significantly...
  • ... We tested adding 10 different cameras to Milestone, Genetec, Avigilon, Exacq, Network Optix and Video Insight VMSes. Key Differentiators Examined We...
  • Could someone tell me what the latest version of Genetec Omnicast is? Someone told me they were up to version 5.2 but I can not find any information on...
  • ... It makes me question our choice of using Genetec at all. Did not have these problems with their old Omnicast program, but Security Desk just does...
  • VMS Installation Comparison on Aug 28, 2013
    ... In this report, we share our test findings of installing Milestone, Genetec, Avigilon, Exacq, Network Optix and Video Insight VMSes. Key questions answered: What is...
  • Over the last few years, Genetec has expanded from simply being a VMS to offering access control, and now increasingly being a...
  • ...5Mb/s: "Good" bandwidth for remote monitoring We then tested the following VMSes: Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec, Milestone, Network Optix/Digital Watchdog and VideoInsight. We started with thick clients and...
  • ... We evaluated Avigilon, Exacq, Genetec, Milestone, Network Optix/Digital Watchdog, OnSSI and Video Insight to understand those...
  • ...a 30 camera Milestone and 6 swipe HID system at one of our buildings, but we're looking to switch to Genetec security center for a new building. I've tried to find resellers on Genetec's website, but...