IBM: Still a Niche Player in Video Surveillance

Author: John Honovich, Published on Apr 25, 2010

More than 4 years after IBM's much ballyhooed entrance into the video surveillance, a recent report indicates that the company is no more than a niche player in the market. 

In April 2010, SP&T News conducted an interview with IBM that I recommend reading. In the interview, IBM discloses:

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