The following directory lists all of our camera shootouts. These shootouts pit 4 - 8 different surveillance cameras in simultaneous tests on real world surveillance scenarios. The results reveal crucial limitations and debunk significant marketing hype:
September IP Networking Course
on Sep 14, 2017
LAST Chance - Registration is ending. Register now.
This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance professionals...
Geovision Doorstation Tested (CS1320)
on Sep 12, 2017
Geovision has released the GV-CS1320 door station, priced at a fraction of others, with additional bells and whistles like a built in card reader,...
October Camera Course
on Sep 07, 2017
Learn video surveillance and get certified.
IPVM provides live online classes, recorded videos, personal help, cutting edge education and...
DoorBird D101 Tested Vs Ring and Axis
on Sep 01, 2017
Video doorbells are a big growth market, with Ring, in particular gaining a lot of attention on the consumer side and Axis making a push on the...
Camera Application Selection Guide 2017
on Aug 23, 2017
Entrances, hallways, rooms and parking lots are perhaps the 4 most common areas where surveillance is deployed. But what is the best type of camera...
Dahua 4K IR PTZ Tested
on Aug 21, 2017
4K has made its way to IR PTZs. In this report, we examine the Dahua 6AE830VNI, a 4K PTZ with 30x optical zoom, 200m (~650') integrated IR, and...
Directory Of Consumer Security Cameras
on Aug 16, 2017
The consumer camera segment continues to grow, with new startups and models from existing players released seemingly every month. In this report we...
Most Recent Industry Reports
New IPVM Calculator V3 Released
on Sep 20, 2017
The New IPVM Calculator V3 is released. An entirely new architecture delivers the following benefits:
The calculator is now ~50% faster in...
Avigilon 'Blue' Cloud Entry Examined
on Sep 19, 2017
Avigilon is moving to the cloud. The company announced their Avigilon Blue platform, designed to be a web-managed surveillance system, utilizing...
HID Buys Mercury Security
on Sep 19, 2017
One of the biggest access control deals in years.
Mercury Security, the most widely used access hardware OEM, and partner to 20+ manufacturers,...
Hikvision Backdoor Exploit
on Sep 18, 2017
Full disclosure to the Hikvision backdoor has been released, allowing easy exploit of vulnerable Hikvision IP cameras.
As the researcher, Monte...