Dahua ADI Partnership Accelerates Race To The Bottom

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Apr 20, 2016

After years of fearing to compete with their OEMs like FLIR and Honeywell, Dahua has opened up their direct branded sales.

Dahua has partnered with ADI, adding their products to ADI's offerings, along with FLIR, Honeywell, Hikvision, W-Box, etc.

In this note, we examine this move, including how it will impact the market and incumbent competitors. 

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**, ** *** ***** ***** ******* *** *** *********** ******** at ***, *** ** *** **** **** **** ********** **** around ** ** ******** ********* * ***** ******* ** *** integrator ********** ****. * **** **** **** ** ******** *** topic, *** ** *** ***** *** **** "*******" ***** ** in **** ****** * *****, *** * ********* * **** me. * **** **** **** **** ******* ** *** ****, mostly ** * ********* *** ********* ********* ***** ***********, ** others **** ****** ** ** ** ** * ****** ** work ******* *** ******* *** ****** **** * **** * always **** ** *** *****. ******* *** **** **** * see ** **** **** *** **** *** * ******~~ *** "slammer"(8) ** ** * *** * *********** ******* ********** ** I *** ****** ******, ** *** ******* ***, * ** not **** *** ** ** ******** ** ****,*** ** **'* heart ** * ********** **** **** ******** **** *** ******* of *********** **** ** *** *** **** ** *****, ********** of **********,********** ***, *** ** * ** *** * *** age ******* ****** ***** **** ***** * **** ***** ******* words ****.

** *** **** * **** ****** :)

** *** ********* ** *** ******* ** *** ******* ******, I ***** ** ****** ** **** **** * ****** ** the **** "*** ****" ************ *********, *** ** **** * mean * *** ******* **** ** ********* ****** ***'*. * started ******* *** ******* ***** ******** **** * ***** ***** that ***** **** *** ***** ******** (******,********,*******) * ***** *********,*****,** Realtime ** **** * ***. * ***** ***** *** **** were ****** ********* ******* ** ***** ********, ********* *** * do *** **** *** *** ** *** **** *** ****** mediocre ** ****. * ***** ** ******** *** *** ****** misrepresented *** ***** ********** *******, ****** ***** ***** *** ***** camera *** **** ****, *** *** ******** *** **** **** I ***** ******* ***** ** ****** ** ****. * *** not **** ** ***** **** ****** *** ******** ***** ****, what *** * *** **** ****** *** *** **** **** up ** *** ******** *** **** * ***** **** ** close ** **** * ** ****** *********, * ****** * protected ****, * *** *** **** *** **** **, *** in *** *** **** **** ** ******** ** ******* *** DVR's * ****** ****, *** ***** ** **** ********** * will *** ** ******* ** ***** *** *** ********* ** all. *** ******** **** * **** * ********* *** ********, test *** *** ** ** ****** ****** * **** * decision ** *** ********* ** ** ********, **** * *** said ******, * ** *** **** *** ****, * **** solutions, ***** ** ********** **** * **** ********** ****** *** use ******.

** *** **** **** **** , * **** **** * did *** **** *** ** ********, *** * ***** *** struck, *** ** ** ***** ** * **** *** ** with **-******* *** ****** ******. ********* ** *******

****, * ** ********* ****** ** ******** ****** *** **** sl***** ****************, *** ****** * ********** ** **** ******.

*******, * **** **** ** **********, *** ** ** ************* accommodation, ** **** ** *** ***** * ****'* ********* ** ADI ********* **** ***** ** ** ****.

** ** ******* ********* *** *** *** **** * **** used *** ***-******** "**** *** ****"

*** ***** * ***'* ***, ***rank *** **** *********** really that clueless when it comes to who the real manufacturers are of these products?

****, **** ******!

* **** *** **** ***** **** ** ****** * ******* point. ** *** ******** ** ***** **** *********** ** ********** level *** ******** ***** **** ** ** *******, *** ** reputation.

* ***** **** ***** ****. **** *** **** ** ******** philosophy.

* **** ***, ** *** ***** ****, ***** *** * lot ** ******* *** ***** ***** ***** ***** * ***** difference. **** **** ** * ******** ** ** ** ***** but *****'* ********** * *********** ******* ** *** ****** ****** that ***** ***** ****.

* ****** ** *********.*** *** *** ***** ***** *** **** at ****

** *** *** ****** ****** *****, *** ******** '***** *******' in ******** **** *** **** *** *****. ** ****, * am ******* ** *** *** ***** ******* ****** ** * month.

** ****'* * *******: ** ****** *** ******* *** ******* did *** **** **** **** **** *** ********* ******** **** actually *****, *** **** *** ****** ** *** *** *** two ********.

*********, ******** ***** ******** *** **** **** ***** ***** ******** products (******** ****, *** ********** ******* ***) **** ******* ******** to *****.

** ******, **** *** ** **** ** ***, *** ** accelerates ******* *** ********* ** ***** *** ************* *****, ***** ** ****** *** *** ******* ******, "*** already **** *** *** **, *** **** ****'* **** **!"

*** **** *** ****** ** *** *** *** *** ********.

***? *** *** **********. ****** ** ** ** *** ***** and **** *** ******* *** ************. **** *** ****** *** interested ** ******* ********* *** ****** *** **** ** ******* this. *** **** ** ****, ***, *****, ********* *** **** are ***** ** *********** **** ******* *** ****** **********.

** ***** ** '************ * *****', **** ** **** *** hope **** ** ******** *** ***** *********.************ ******* ********:

  • "** ***, *** *** ***** ****, *** **** ** **** the ******** **** ** **** **********."
  • "** ***, *** *** ***** *********, *** **** ** **** buildings *** **."
  • "** **, *** *** ***** **-***? **** ** ****?"

**** **** ******* **** *** *** *** **** ****** ****, DMSS *** *** **** *** *** *** **** *****, **** might **** ** ********.

***? *** *** **********.

* ******* * *** ***** ********** ********. *** **** ******* ADI *** ** ** **** ****, ****'* **** **** **** was *****, *** ****** **** ***** ** *****.

* ******** *** **** ** ** *** ******* ****** ** your ****** **********, *** ******* * ***** ******* **** **** ADI ********* *** *** ********** ** ***** ********, **** **** want ** ***** *** **** *** *** ****. ***** ** understandable.

*** * ****'* ***** *** ***** **** **** ******'* ******* that ****** * *** * *** ****** *** ****, **** when **** *** ******* *** ** **** * *** *** in **** *.

****** **** ********** ** ******* **** *** ** *** ** them. ***** ***, ***** **** ********** ***** ******* *********, **** might ****** ****** ** ** ****.

"** **, *** *** ***** **-***? *** *** ****?"

"****'** *** **** *** ******** **** *** ******* *** ****, the **** ** **** *** ******** **** ** **** **********. "

***'* ** * ****, ******** *** **** *** ********** *** is *** ** ****, *** ***** *** ***** **** ****, and **** **** **** *** ***** ****.

**** ******'* ******* **** ****** * *** * *** ****** the ****, **** **** **** *** ******* *** ** **** A *** *** ** **** *.

**** *** *** *** **** ****** ****, **** *** *** apps *** *** *** **** *****, **** ***** **** ** epiphany.

**** ** ***** ******* *** ****** **** ** *** ** using **** ********. ****, ** *** ** ******, ** * big ******. **** ********* ******** **** *** ********* ******* ** even *** *****? ***** *** ** **** **** ** **** get ***** *** **** **** *** ***** *** ************ *** talent ** ** ** ** ***.

"****'** *** **** *** ******** **** *** ******* *** ****, the **** ** **** *** ******** **** ** **** **********. "

****'* * **** ****** **** **** ****** "**** ** ****, the ******* *** ******** **** ** **** **********" ******* **** is ******* ***** ** *** ******** *** ***** ** *** so ****** *** ****** *** **** ** **** **** **** the ******** ****** ** *** "**** ** ****", "**** ** Dahua" **** **** ** ***** *** "**** ** ** ********" carried *****.

**** ********* ******** **** *** ********* ******* ** **** *** Dahua?

** *** ****, ***** ** *** **** *************** *** ** the ********. *** *** ***** *** *** **** **** *****, or ***, ** **'* * ****** ** *** **** ***** are **** ******* ** ***?

** **'* * ****** ** *** **** ***** *** **** willing ** ***?

*** ****, ** ***** ** ******* ** **** ******** ****** up ***** (**** ** ******* ******* *** ***** / ******* costs), **** **** *** ***** ** **** * **** *** they **** ** ** ****. *** **** **** *** ***** that ** ****.

*****, *** **** **** ** ** **** ******* ********* ****** a *+ **** / ***+ ***** ***** **** *****.

***'* *** **** ***** ****.

*** **** ******** *** **** **** ***** ** ********* ******* in *** ******. * **** **** *** ** *******:

***** ***-*********-* ** ********* **-**********-***

**** *** *** *** ********* **** *****, **** ******* ** almost *** ********** ***.

*** ***** ** $*** *** *** *** ** $***. ****'* a $** ********** *** *********** ** ********* *******.

***** *** **** *** ***** ****** *** * *****. * just ***'* ***** *** **** **** ******* *** ***** *******.

* ***** **** ** *** **** *** *****. ** *** first ****** ** ****** ** *** **** ******. **** **** start ******** *** ******* "**% *********" **** ********* **** ****** will ***** ** ******.

**** **** ******* *** **** ** *** ****** *** *** "components." **** ************* *** *** ** ******* *** **** ***** they ** ** **** **** ******* ** ************ ********** **** higher *** ** ***** ***. ******* ********** **** **** * "general" *************.

***** *** * *** ** ******* ** *** ********* ***** and ***** *** "***** ***********." ********* **. ********* ** **** one *******. **** ******* ***** *********** *** ******... *** **** goes **. ********* **** *** **** ***** ********* *** *,* and * *******.

***** ** ** ******** **. ****** ******* **. *****; ******* accuracy **** ****** **** ** ********** *** *****, ***.

** **** *** *** *** **** ***** **** $** ** less ******* ***** ** **** ****** ** *** ******.

**** *** ***** ** *** ***** ********** **** ********* ** Dahua - ****** ******!

********* *****'* **** ** ***** ***********, ***** **** ** ***********:

Dahua Logo

** ***** ***********@hua but certainly not Dahua. I'm sure there's a story or reason behind their logo, but readability should be the priority.

** ***'** ****** ** ** ****** ***/*** ************* *** ***** yourself, ***** **** * ******* ****. * ****** *** **** people ****** **** ***** ***** ***** ** *** **** *** knowing ** *** *****.

* ****** *** **** ****** ****** **** ***** ***** ***** at *** **** *** ******* ** *** *****.

Dahua ***: Is there anything else I can show you?
**********: ***, * ***** ** **** *** ****** *****.

* ******** ****** ** **** ***** *** ******** *** * *** ***** ****. * ***'* **** *** ****** ** **** ******** *****'* know ** **** ** **** ***, ****** **** ****** **** deal **** *** ******* ***** ******* ** **** ** *** company ** *********.

***,

**** ** *** ******** ***** ******* ********* - *** ****, not ***** *********, *** **** *****. *** * ** ****** this ** * ****** *** *** * ****** ******** ** the ********* ***** *********.

****** **** ****** **** **** **** *** ******* ***** ******* to **** ** *** ******* ** *********.

* ***** *** *** **** ** **** **** ***********. ** experience ** **** **** ****** ** **** ******** **** *** what ** ** ***** ** ****. **** ** *** ****** manufacturers ****** ******* ** *********** ** ** **** *** ********** / *********'* **** ** *** ****.

*** **** *** ****** *** ** **** (*** ********) **** are ************** **** *** ***** ** ******** / ******** ** things **** ******* *** ** **** *****. **** ******* *** the **** **** * **** ** **** ************* ****** *** I **** **** **** *****. **** **** ********** **** ** skip ******** ** **** *********** ********* *** **** ***** *** "Hey ** *** **** ******** ***** *, *, ** *" who ** ******* *** *** **** ****** **** *****.

** *** ** *** **** ******** ***** * ******* ****** Jovision , * *** ********* ******** **** **** *****, *** I ******** ****, **** **** *****,******** ** ***** **** * did *** **** ******** ***** ****

**** ** ** ******* ** ****

***-****-** **** *.***, ******* *** $**

***-****-** **** *.***, **** *** $**

*** ** *** ****** **** *** ***** *** *** ******** in * ****** *****

****, ****** ***** ******* ********** ***** ********, ** ** ** fairly *** *****.

* **** ****** **** **** ****** **** ******** *** *** some ******* ** **** ******** ******** ** ****, *** * have ***** ***** *** ******* ** ****** *** ****.

***/***, * ** *** **** ** **** *** **** ** not, *** **** *** **** '***** ****' ******* **** ******.

****** **** ***** ***'* ******** **. * **** **** *** sub $** ****** ** ******** **** *** *** *** $*** is ****** ********. **** *** *** ***** *** $*** *********, you ***** ** *** **** ******, ********, ** *** ******* reduced ********. ***** ****** *** ******** ****, *** *********** ****** be ***.

**** *** *** ***** ** $***, *** *** ****** *********** and **** ********, **** ********* ****, **** ***, *********, *** better *******.

***** ** * ***** ***** *** ***** ****** *** ********* you ***'* ****** *****. **** *** ** ** ********* ** an ********** *****. *** **, **'* ****** ******** ***** $*** for **** *****. *********, ***** **** ** * **** *** place *** * ******* *******, ***** * ******* ********. *** those *** ***** *** ******* ******* ** *** *** $*** crowd ***** ******* ******.

** ****, * **** ******** *******. **'* ****** *** ** China (***** ** ***** ** *****). ****'** **** ** ***** market, *** ********** ** ****** ****** *** ******.

*'** ***** **** ***** ******** *** ****** ************, *** ***** sales *******/******** ******* *****. ********, ***'** ******** ****** ******* ** communicate **** *** ** *******.

******!

**** ********

** *** **** ******* *** ***** ** *** *** **** all ** *** ****** ************ *** ***** , *** ***** OEM's , * ******* *** ****** ** **** ** ******** integrators ***** *** *********, * ***** **** **** ***** ******** or ***** ******* , *** * ** *** **** ******* to ** ******* ****, *** ** ****** ******** ** ** covered. * **** *** *** *******, *** ***** ****** ******* to ***** *** * *. **** ***** *** ******* ** and *** ***** *** ****.

** ** *****, ** * *** *** ***** , *** will ***** ** ***......

*** ** *** ****** ******** *****. **** *** ******, ***** is ** *** ****** **** ** ******** (*.*., *** ** big ** ********, ****, *-***, ***. *** ***** *******).

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

**** ***** *****, ** ** *** **** *** *****

** ***** *****

********* **** ****, *** **** **** * *** ******* ***, but ******** ********* ** *** ****.

**, * ******* ** **** *** ******.

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