2017 Video Surveillance Predictions

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Dec 15, 2016

2017 should be an active, if not rocky, year for the security industry, according to predictions from IPVM integrators.

We surveyed integrators, asking them "In 2017, what major shifts do you anticipate? Why?", and their answers show that they have high hopes for some technologies, but also expect some manufacturers to have a rough year.

The top categories, in terms of responses, are ranked as:

  1. Race To The Bottom
  2. Analytics
  3. Cloud
  4. Cyber Security

Their full responses, and our analysis, is in this report.

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  • "**** *********** & ******** *****. *** ******* ******. ******* **** is ****** ** ******** ****** **** ************ **********."
  • "***** ********* *** ********** ********* ********* **** ********* *** ************ along **** ***** ********** ** ** ***** ** ********** ** VMS ******** **** **** * **** ***********, ***** **** ******** the ********* *** **** ********** ** ************ *******."
  • "**** ***** ********* ******** ** *******, *** ***** ****** *** it. ******* * **** *** * *****, ** **** ****** video ********* ********* *** ***** ************ **** ** ********* ****** good ******* ** ********* ******** ** *******."
  • "********* **** ****** **** **********. **** **** ****** ** ****** as *** *** **** *** *****."
  • "****** **********/******* *********"
  • "********** ** ********* ********** ** *** ********** ************ **** ** drive ******** *********."
  • "*********, *** ****** ******* **** * **** *********."
  • "* ***** **** **** ** *** **** *********** ** *** analytics *****, *** * ***'* *** *** ******* ************* ** the *******."
  • "* *** ************* ******* ** **** ********* * ************** ** combat ***************."
  • "**** *** ** '*********' ** ******* *********- **** ******** ** motion *********, **** ** **** *********, **** ********, ****** ******** and ** **. * ******* ** **** *** **** ** these ********* ** *** ***** **** *******."
  • "**** ********* **** ** **** **** ***** *** **** ** large ********* ********, * ********** **** *** **** *** **** advanced *********** *** *** *********** ** **** *********. ** ******** programming, * **** *** ****** **** * *** ** *********** leave ** *** ***** ** *** *** ******** *** **** as ***** ************* *** ***** ********* **** *** ******* ** board *** ******. **** ** *** ** *** **** ** can **** *** ** "*** **** ** *** ******.""
  • "**** ******** ********* ** *** ***** **** ******* & *****-**** cameras (*** & *** *** *** *** *********)"
  • "********* **** ****** **** ****** *** **** ********* ** ****** prices **** *** **** ********** ********."

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  • "***** ******* *** ******* *************. ******* **** ** **** ** use."
  • "** ****** ******** ** *** **** ** *** ******, *** offering ** ********* ******* ********* **** ********. *** ***** *********"
  • "*** ***** ****** **** ** **** *** **** ********* ****** to ***** *** *********** **** ***** ********* ******* ** *********** offering ** ** *** **** ***** $$$* ** *** **** in **** *** *** **** ******* **** ** *** ** multiple ********* ** ******* **** ******** *** ** *****."
  • "* ***** ***** ******* **** ***** ** ****** ****** ** some ***** ** ****"
  • "* ********** * *********** **** ** ********* ******** ** ***** offerings. * ******* ***** ** ***** *** ***** ** **** with ******** ** * ***** ***** (********* *** ** *** costs *** ****** *********), *** **** ***'* **** **** ********* from ************* ***** ***** ***** ********* *** ******** **** *******."
  • "**** *****-***** ******* *** **** ***** *** ****** *******. ** the ***** **** **** *** ************* ******** ***** ***** ********** I *** **** *** **** ****** ********** ***** ***** *** site. ***** ******* ** *** ***** ** ***** *** **** the ********* ********* ** **** ***** ** ***** ***** *** major ******* *** ***** ********."
  • "**** ********* ******* ** ** ***** ********** *** ***** *** access. **** ***********, ******* ****, **** ********** ** *** *****."

Cyber ********

********** ****** ********* *** **** ** ***** ******** *** *******, recorders *** ****** ******* *********, *** ****** **** *** ***** *******, ******* ******* **** ******* ************* *** *** ****** **** ********, *** ********* ********* ****** ***** ********. **** *** ****** even **** ********* ** ****:

  • "***** **** **** ****. ****'** ***** ***** ********* ** ********* to ****** *** *****, *** ****'** ******* ******** **** *** objectively **** **** * ***** ***********."
  • "************* ** ************ ****** ** **** ** *** *********."
  • "* ******* ******* ** *** ********** ********* ** ****** ******** due ** ******** **** ******* ************* **** *********** *** ********* are ****** ** ***** ********** ********** **** **** ******, *** security ****** *** ******** **** ****** * *** ***** ***** for *** ***** *************."
  • "****** *********** ***** ***** ** **** *****-******** *** ***** ******* and ******** *********. ***: ** ***** **** ** ******* ***** networks **** ***** ******. ** *** ***** ******** *** *** and ** *****."
  • "***** ****** ** **** ******** ** ******* ******** *** *************"

Consolidation / ********* ***** *****

*** *** **** ****** *** ******** ** ** ************ ** growth ** ********** **********, *********** **** ****** ** *** **** consolidations ** ***** *******, *** *********** ******* ********* ***** ***** if **** ** *** *** ********.

  • "************* ** *******/******** ******** ********* ** ***** ** ****** ******* with ******* *********."
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  • "** ***** *** ***** ****** **** ******* **** *** ********. I'm ******** ******** *********."
  • "* ** ***** ** **** *** ******* ******* **** *** market **** ****** **** ************* ** **** **** ** *** bottom ***********."
  • "***** *** *********** ** ********* **** ** ******* ******** **** try ** **** **, *** **** ******* ** **** ** attempts ** ***** *** ******** **** *********. *** ******* *** the ***** *** ********** ******* ****** ** *** * * profit ****, ***** ********* ****** *** ** ***** **** ** stay ** *** **** **** ****** **** *** **** ********- it's **** *** **** ** ****** *** **** **** ****'** playing ** **** * *** ********."
  • "***** ***, ****** ** *********** ** ******* ** ***** *** and ****** **** ******. *** *******, ***********, ****, *****, ************, etc."
  • "***** ****** **'** ******** ** *** ******* ************* ********* ** the ************ **** ******* ******* ********."

Race ** *** ****** ********* 

****** **** *** * ********* ******* ** ***** ** *******, the ****** *** *** ******* *** ****** ***, ********* ** security ***********. ******* **** **** ***** ** ***** ** ******** into ****, *** **** ***** ************* **** ****** *** **** products.

  • "******* **** ******* ***** *****."
  • "*********, ***** ****** **** ******** ***** ****** ** ***** *** competitors."
  • "**** *************** ** *** ***-*** **** **** ******** *** ** the ********* ***** ****"
  • "*** ********* *************** ** *** ****** ********. **'* *** **** to *** ******. ** ******* ** *******."
  • "***** ****** ** **** - **** *************"
  • "***** ****** **'** ******** ** *** ******* ************* ********* ** the ************ **** ******* ******* ********.
  • "* **** ***** **** ***** **** ****** **** ** ******* down **** ** ***-*** ***** ********* ** ******* *******, ***** introducing * **** ******* ** **** **** *** ******** ** order ** **** ******* ******* ******* ************* **** ******* *** Genetec."
  • "***** ***** *** ***** *********, ** ******** *********** **** ** well ** ***** ********."
  • "********* ********* **** ******** *** **** *****."
  • "** ********** ********* **** ** *** ****** *** ********* **** Axis ****** ******** *** ** ******** **** *** **** *****."
  • "**** ******** ****** ** ******* *****. ****** **** ******** ****** products *** ********."

Comments (14)

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"****'** ***** ***** ********* ** ********* ** ****** *** *****"

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