IP Video Sales Rebound, Analog CCTV Continues to Fall

Author: John Honovich, Published on Mar 17, 2010

An important market shift for the video surveillance market is occurring. In the last 6 months, while IP video sales have rebounded, analog sales continue to fall. This is in clear contrast to the beginning of recession where IP dropped harder than analog and prior to the recession when trends for the two groups tended to mirror one another.

Here's a visual of the trend we see from examining financial statements:

The changing market dynamics are an important factor for all those who buy, sell and specify video surveillance solutions.

For a background on market size and forecasts, premium members may read our extensive 2010 Video Surveillance Market Statistics Guide.

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*** ********* **** *** ****: "******** ***** ********* ** **** more ******** ** *** ******* *******. ***** **** *% ** Q4 **** ***** ****, **** ********** ******** ** **** *** the ******** *******."

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**** **** *** *** **** *** ****** ** *** ****** from **** ** *** ** *********, **** ** **** *** Mobotix's ******* **** *** **** ******.

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** ******** ** ****, ***** *************** ********* ** ****, ****** ** ******* **** **** *** ******** *******. **** *******, ******* *** **** **% (****** **** **** half ** *** **** ** ********** ** ******** **** ************).

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  • ***** ***-**** *** **** *% ** ******* * **** ***, they *** *** **% ** *****'* *******.
  • **** *******, **** **** ******* **** **** ** **** **** 10% **** *** **** *** (**'* ********* ******* *** **** less ** **** **)
  • ***** ********* **** **** "*********** **** ** **** ******* ****** in *** ********** ********** ******." **** ** ********* ******* **** is *** ** ***** ** ****** ********/****** ***********. *******, ***** they ** *** ****** *** *********** *** ****** ***, **'* hard ** ********* *** **** ***** ** ***** ** **** market.

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  • ********* ******* ***** ************ ******* **** **** *.* *** ** 4.9 *** **** ** **** ** ** **** (**.*% ******* decline). ***** ******** ******* ******* ****** *** ***** ** * key ******.

Dedicated ******

********* ****** ******* ******* *** ******** **** *** **** * years, ************* *** *******'* ******* *********. *** *** **** ****** June **, ****, ******** ********** ******* *** ********* ******* ******** 17.4% **** **.* ******* *** ** **.* ******* *** (** current ******** *****, **** ** ************* $*** ******* *** ** $90 ******* ***). *** ******** **** ***** ***** ** **** with **% ******* ** *** **, **% ** *********** ****** and **.*% ** *** **** ** *** *****.

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

*** ****** **** ***** **** ********** *** ******* **** *** to ***, * **** ** ******** **** **** **%.

**** ***** ****** **********, ** *** *** ********** ********* ** the ***** ** ** *****, ********* * **** ********** *** strange****-** ******.

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*******, ********* ** *** ****** ***** ********,**** ******* ******* *** **** *** ** **.**%******** ** *** ***** *** ****** ** ****. ** **** trend ********* *** *** ****, ** ***** ***** *********'* ******* selling **** - **** (****** **'* ********* *** ***** ** make * ****** ********).

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***** *** ********* ************,********** ******* ***** ** ******** ***** * ***** **** ** H1 ****. **** ****, ************ ******* *** ******* **%**** **** **** (*** *.** ** *** ***). ***, ** 2009, **** ************ ******* ** **.*% **** ** **** ($**.* ******* *** ** ** ******.**.* ******* *** ** ** ****).

********'************ ** *** ***** ******* *** *******:

"** *** ****** ****** ****** ******* *** ********* **** **** with * ******* ** ********* ** ***** ******* *** **** little ********** ** **** ****** *** ***** ********* ***** ******. As * ******, *** ******** ******** ******* ************* ** *** first ******* ** **** **** ...******* *** *** ** *** second *******, ** ***** ** *** *** ******** *********’ ******** for *** ****** **** ** *** **** ******** *************. ********* are *** ********* **** *** *** ****** ****** ** ** pace ** ****** ** ’** ****** ** *** ****** *******."

****************** *** ******* ******** ** ******* *** ********:

"*** ***** ********* *** ********** **** *** ******** ******** ** the ******* ******** ******* *** ***** ****** ** *** **** engineering *** *************. ** * ******, **** *** ********* *** bulk ** ******* ******** ******** ************ ****** ** **** ** taking ***** ** *** ******** *** ***** ******** *******."

** ********* ******** ** ******* ********'* ******* ******** * ******* increase *** ****** **** ********* ** **** ** ******* * shift/growth ** *** ******* ******? ** *** *** **** ** answer **** ******** **** *** *********** ** ******* *********.

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