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Arecont and SIA Failing Cybersecurity Efforts (PRO Only)

Do as we say, not as we do. The effective motto of the Security Industry Association and their cyber board member Arecont Vision. Today, the two c...

By John Honovich - 3 days ago

Intrusion Sensor Selection guide (PRO Only)

When designing intrusion systems, a number of sensor types can be selected, including: Magnetic Acceleromteter Glass Break PE/PIR/Laser Motio...

By Brian Rhodes - 4 days ago

Axis Camera Hack Tested (PRO Only)

Full disclosure by the researcher of the Axis critical security vulnerability has been made. But what does this mean? Does it even work? What can ...

By Ethan Ace - 4 days ago

Logipix 20MP, 140MP and 200MP Cameras Examined (PRO Only)

Looking for an Avigilon alternative? Logipix, based in Hungary, has created their own super high resolution end-to-end solution, featuring 20MP - ...

By Brian Karas - 5 days ago

Ring Buys Installs For New Customers (PRO Only)

Q: "When is DIY not really DIY?" A: "When Ring offers to buy professional install for you." Yes, it is that simple.  Ring is offering to pay an i...

By Brian Rhodes - 5 days ago

How To Sell Your Security Integrator (PRO Only)

Consider this a tutorial in how to sell a security integrator. If you own an integrator, want to buy one or even are thinking of starting your own ...

By Brian Karas - 6 days ago

Pelco Fixes Hard Coded Credential Vulnerability (PRO Only)

One dirty secret in the industry is that many devices have unpublished manufacturer admin accounts.  While useful to support techs, these accounts ...

By Brian Karas - 6 days ago

4MP Low Light Weakness Tested (PRO Only)

4MP cameras are an emerging force in video surveillance, with many manufacturers now focusing on 4MP as their new high end, surpassing 1080p. Howe...

By Ethan Ace - 6 days ago

Hikvision Nvidia Supercomputing Partnership (PRO Only)

Hikvision is gearing up its supercomputing efforts. Partnering with Nvidia, one of the US' largest tech companies, doing $5 billion revenue annual...

By John Honovich - 6 days ago

Samsung Wisenet HD+ Tested (PRO Only)

HD analog continues to expand, now with Hanwha/Samsung offering AHD via their Wisenet HD+ line. We bought two 1080p camera models, their higher-en...

By Ethan Ace - 7 days ago

The Best Security Manufacturer Blog (PRO Only)

3 years ago, we first called this blog the best. It remains. Plus, we add an honorable mention. ----- Manufacturers suck at honest, informative c...

By IPVM Team - 10 days ago

H.265 Licensing Fees Examined / CEO Interview (PRO Only)

Axis has repeatedly warned about H.265 licensing, most recently: [The H.265 license model] includes a royalty on revenues generated on the conte...

By Brian Karas - 10 days ago

Last Day - IP Networking Course

The reason for its popularity is that it is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance professionals plus it includes ...

By Brian Rhodes - 11 days ago

SkyBell HD Tested (PRO Only)

The video doorbell is flooded with options, but sales have been strong for SkyBell, holding the #2 spot on Amazon against mega-funded Ring. Not onl...

By Brian Rhodes - 12 days ago

Smart CODEC Usage Statistics 2016 (PRO Only)

Smart CODECS are one of the big new trends in the past year, with real ability to save significant amounts of bandwidth and storage. But how widel...

By Brian Karas - 12 days ago

Panoramic Cameras Wall vs Ceiling Mount (PRO Only)

Panoramic cameras are almost always ceiling mounted, looking down for a general overview of the scene, but is this really the best location, or can...

By Ethan Ace - 13 days ago


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