Video Analytics Manufacturer Performance Guide

By IPVM Team, Published May 04, 2021, 10:04am EDT

This 25-page guide provides a reference for video surveillance analytic performance. Video surveillance has a wide range of hardware and software analytic offerings, which is complex to determine which are strong performers or have issues.

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In this report we examine:

  • Included vs Add-on Analytics
  • Camera Analytic Manufacturer Overview
  • Hikvision and Dahua - US and EU Challenges
  • VSaaS Camera Manufacturers
  • Software Analytics Providers
  • SoC Shortages
  • Significant Startup Investment

This is part 12 of the IPVM Video Analytics Course.

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********** ********-**** *********' ********* capabilities *** ******** ** complex, ******* ** ********/*** requirements, ******* *** ***** VMS ************, *** ***** vertical-specific (*.*. ****** ******, healthcare, ********) **-**-****** ********.

SoC ************ *** *********

****** ************* *** *** party *** ********* ******** analytics ** ************* *** justify ******* *******. ****** sophistication, ****-********-***** ********* ** driven ** ************ ** SoC **** ******** ******* and ************ ** ******-********** neural ********.

*** ********** **** *** 2021 ** *** ********* for ******* *** *********. The *****'* ******* ***** surveillance **** ********,****** ********** *********, *** ******* ********** **** **** in ********* ****. ** *** ******** side *** ******, *********** inventory *** ***** **** reports ********** **** ***** manufacturers **** * **** or **** ******.

Significant ******* ********** - ***** *** *** *****

***** ***** *** ********** significant ********** ** ***** surveillance ** ****, ** is *** ***** **** companies/trends *** ***** ** break ***.

**** *** **** ** millions ** ******* ** to ****** *********** *********, however, ** *** ****** controversial **** ******** ***** over *** *** *** the ******** **** ** create **.******** *.*. ****** *** cities**** ***** ********** ** limit *** *** ******* ** *** *.*.****** ************ ** **** recognition.

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** ****** ********* ****** to ** ****** ** camera *************, ** **** release ****** ******* ****-********-***** analytics ** ****, **** a ******* ******* ** AI ****** *********, ************ in *****-**** ******.

** ** *** ***** how **** ****** ******** analytics **** ****** ************, but ******* ** *** shift **** **** ********** purely ** ****** **********, we ***** ****** * similar ***** **** ******* and ** *********.

*** ********-**** ******** *********, it ** *** ***** if *** **** ****** mainstream/mass-adopted. **** *** **** successful ********-**** ********, ********, is * *****, ********* system, **** ********* ** large ********** *****.

Comments (9)

*** *** *** **** decide **** ** ******* in *** *****? *'* selfishly ******** **** ******* a *** ******** ** recorders **** ******* ***-** analytics (**** ****** :-) would **** **** **** worthwhile?

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****** *** *** ******** Arup; ******* ** *** selections *** ******* (*.*.****** ********* ******** ****), ****** ************* **** on **** ** **** widely **** ** ***** surveillance, ********-**** ************* **** larger/well ****** ****-****** ******* so ** ***** ******* context.

**** ********* ** *** report, ***** *** **** dozens ** ******** ********* in ***** ************, *** this ****** ***** ** 50+ *****. ** **** is **** ** ******* ***** ********* ******, ** ****** ** be **** ********* **** that.

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*'* **** ******** **** BriefCam. ****** *** *** very ** ***** ******** of *** *********. * love ********'* **********, *** it's **** ** *** over ****** *** **** some ***** **********. ************ and ********** ************--****'* ***** I *** **** ********. Cheers.

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* **** **** ** independent ************'* *** *** Ironyun ***** **** ******** in *** ** ************* 5 ***** ***. * am ****** ** ******* a *** ****** **** article ****** **** **** updates ** *** ********.

*** ****** ********* ** with ***** ******* ** analytics, *** **** *** adjust *** ***** ** confidence ***** ** *** Vaidio **, ********* **** what *** **** ** looking ** ********** ** the ***********, *.*. **** confidence ***** ** ******* false ********* ** * lower ********** ***** ***** a ******** *** **** to ***** ********** **** vaguely ********* *** ****** of ********. ***** ** not * ******* "*** size **** ***" *** this **** ** ************; each *********** *********** ******** it's *** ******* ** optimize ***********. *********** ****** as * **** *********** outstanding ********* ******* ** assist *** ******** ***** here **** *********. **** is **** *** ****** of **** ********.

********* *** ***********, ** have ***** ****** ** integration.

*) ***** ********* ****.

*) ***** ********* *** alert ***** ************.

*) ***** *********, ***** event ************, *** ******** integration *** ******** ****** client ********* *** *** VMS ** *********** **** Vaidio.

**** *** ********* *** more ******* ********** **** others ** ** #* above **** ****** ******** due ** ******** ******* and *** *** ************ from *** *** ********. Most ** *** *** selling *** ************* *** integrated. *** **** **** contact ******* *** *** RSMs ** *********** **** .

******* ******** * ******* API *** ***** *** would **** ** ****** the ******** ** ***** systems (*.*. ***) ** displayed ** ***** ******* so *** **** *** more *********** ***** ***** needed.

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****** *** *** ******** Dave. ** **** ********** details *** ********** ********* the ********** ****** *** false ****** ** **** in ********** ** ********* ****.

** *** ** ** consistent **** ** ***** to *** ************ *** VMS ***********. ** ** noted ** *** ****, IronYun ** **** *********** ***** ** ****** video ******* ******* ** having ** ******* ** individual *******. ** ** not ********* ***** ** that ** **************. *********** ***** ** logging ******** *** ****** into *** *** **** database ** **** ********* is *********** ****** ** the ***, *** ******* to *** ******** ******.

**** ** **** ******* to **** ****** *, which **** ** ****** IronYun ** ****, *** not *********, ** ******* in *****:

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******* **** *** ********* its **** ****** ** search ** *** *** out ** *** ***. Users *** ******* ****** in *** *** ***** HTTP, *** **** **** be ********** ********. ******* forensic ****** ** *** available **** *** ***.

**** **** ***** ** support *** ******* **************, ********* ***** *** Milestone, ** **** ** Hikvision *** ***** ****. These ************ ******* ******* from ******* *** ******** in *** **** *******.

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**** ****** *******. ***** you.

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** * ******* ***'* want ** *** *** secrets *** ***** ***** upstart ********, *** **** about *********?

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**** **************? ** *** ******** it * *** ****** ago, ********* *** *********** with ********.

*** ******* ** *** tech ******, **'* * wrapper ****** ******** ******* models, *.*.:

********* **** **** ****** deep ****** ******* ************* such ** ******, ******** that **** **** ******* on ******* ******** **** COCO, *********, ***.

******, *** *** *** using *********? **** **** Iris **?

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** **** **** ** in **** **** **** installs *** **** **** it ** * ***** alone *** *** **** of *** *********** ****** for ****** **** ********.

**** ***** * ***** search * ******'* **** anything ** ** ** ipvm?

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