Canon, Uninnovative, Struggling For Years

Author: John Honovich, Published on Feb 11, 2015

Canon has gone from nothing to arguably the most powerful video surveillance manufacturer in 8 months.

All they had to do was spend $3+ billion USD to get there.

***** ** ***** ****** ****? *** *** **** ***** ** their ******** **** **********?

*** ****** ** ****** ***. ** **** ****, ** ******* Canon's **** - **** ********** *** *** ******** **** ****.

*** **** * ***** **** ********* ********* ****** *** ******** electronics, ** ******* *** ***** ******* *******. ***** *** *** been **** ** *********** ** ****.

******, **** *** **** * *****, ******* *** **** **** have **** **** ** ****:

*** *******, **** ** $** ******* *** ******* ** *** down ** *** $** ******* *** *****.

*****'* **** ******** ***** *** ****** ******** (~**% ** *******) and ******* ******* (~**%).

** *******, ***** *** **** **** ** **** *** *** past * *****:

** * ****** ** ****, ***** ****** ******* ******* ** their '******** *** ****** *****', ***** *** ********* **** **** over *** **** * *****. *******, ***** ** ********* ******* ***********,

"** *** ******* *******, ** ******** *** ******* ****-** ** launching *** ******** **** *** ******** *** * ******* ** indoor ************ ** *** *** ** **** *** ******** ***** results **** ************* ************ *** ****** ** *** ******."

**** ** ****** *** ** ********* *** **** ***, **** importantly, *** **** ****, **** ******* ********* ******.

*******

************, *** * ********** *******, ***** *** ******* ***** ** the ***** ******* *** ***** **** ***********, ******* ******** ********** competitors **** ******* *** ***** ******* ****** *** **** **** period.

** *** ****** ****, ***** ********** ****:

"****** *** ***************-**** ******* ******* ********* ** **** ***** ********** due ** *** ******** ********. ** *** ******* ******* *******, demand ********* ** ****** ** **** ********* ********* *** ******** markets."

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Innovate **** **** *** *********?

***** ** ***** ***** ******, ** ** **** ** ********** why ***** **** ***** ********** ***. *** ******* ******* ** be ********** ****-****** *** ****** ** **** ******* *** *******.

*** ***, **** **** ****** **** * ****** (** ************) whose ****** **** ** ************* ********* *** *** ** ***** attack ** ***-**** ******* ************* **** **** ***** ** ****** against.

**'* ********** ** ******* **** ***** *** *** **** *** Milestone***************** *********** **** *** *** *** **********.

*** *** *********** ** ** ***** *** *** ******** **** a '***** ********', ** ******** *****-******* *** *** *********** *****. But **** ***** ****** **** **** * *** **** ** trying ** *** *** *** *******? *** **** ******** ********* such * ********* *** ******* **********?

** ***, *** ********** **** *** **** ** *** *** two *************, ***** ** ** ********** ************ ***** ** **, but ***** ** **** **** *** **** ******* ** ***** for *** **** * *****.

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"****** *** ***************-**** ******* ******* ********* ** **** ***** ********** due ** *** ******** ********. ** *** ******* ******* *******, demand ********* ** ****** ** **** ********* ********* *** ******** markets."

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**** **** ** * ******* **** ***** ***** ** *** surveillance ********? *** **** **** ***** ** *** ********** *******?

*** ******** *** *** **** ****** *** ****** ***, *** currently, **** **** **** ** *** ******* *********. ** ******* are ***** ** *** (****** ** *****), ***** ******** *** rapid *********** ** **** ******** *** ********. ** ** **** tech ***** *********, *** ******** *****’* **** *** ***** ********* to *******.

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******,

********* *** ****** ******* ***** **** ***** ** **** *** building * ********, ****** ** ******* ** ** **** ** and **** ***** ** ***** ** **** **** **** *** Milestone ** * ********.

** *** *** ******** ********, ***** ***** ** ** * tight ************ / *********** ** ***** *** ********* ** ****, which ***'* ****** ** **** **** *** ********* ****** ***********.

* ** ***** * ***** ******** ******** ***** ** * strong **** *** *****, ** **** *** ******* ** *** it ********.

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* ****** *** *** ****** ** **** *** ****** *** loss ** ***** *** *****. ******** ***** ** * ****, or **** **** ****** *** ******* **** * ***** ******?

****,

* ***** *** *** ***** ** *** **** ****. "***** Avigilon" **** *** ** **** ** **** ***. ***** ** in **** ** * ****** *.*. *** *** *** ********** in *** ******** *** *** *** * ******** *******. **** person ***** **** ** ********** ********* *** **** *** **** includes ******* ********* **********. **** *** *********** **** **** *** they *** *** *****. *********** ********* ******* ************** ** **** case ** * ****** ********.

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