3VR Firesale to Identiv
on Feb 07, 2018
A decade ago, 3VR raised more than $60 million to deliver facial surveillance and video analytics in a '3rd generation' video recorder.
Dahua Acquires Lorex From FLIR
on Feb 06, 2018
Would you buy your own customer? Well, Dahua has just done that.
FLIR has sold its Lorex / home / SMB business to Dahua, just over 5 years after...
Barron's: If Trump Bans Hikvision
on Feb 05, 2018
What happens if Trump bans Hikvision from US government entities?
This is being considered in a new profile by financial magazine...
Avigilon Acquired By Motorola Solutions
on Feb 01, 2018
Avigilon has finally been acquired. The acquirer is Motorola Solutions, a $16 billion market cap publicly traded company who sells direct and has...
Tri-Ed Is Now Anixter
on Jan 23, 2018
As Tri-Ed's own website now makes clear:
But what difference does this make for one of the industry's largest distributors? In...
The 2018 Surveillance Industry Guide
on Jan 16, 2018
The 300 page, 2018 Video Surveillance Industry Guide, covering the key events and the future of the video surveillance market, is now available,...
CES 2018 Show Final Report
on Jan 12, 2018
This is IPVM's final edition of our 2018 CES show report. Below are already numerous images and commentary, with more coming tomorrow.
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Visio For Video Surveillance Design
on Feb 20, 2018
Many integrators have standardized on AutoCAD for camera layouts but new users may be overwhelmed by its learning curve. Microsoft's Visio...
Hikvision Deletes Genetec Support
on Feb 20, 2018
There will be no peace between Hikvision and Genetec.
A year after Genetec expelled Hikvision (and Huawei, citing Chinese government control...
Why 3VR Failed
on Feb 16, 2018
3VR destroyed transformed ~$65 million in VC funding into a $6.9 million exit.
The reason they failed is simple. They bet on analytics. They...
Last Chance February 2018 Camera Course
on Feb 15, 2018
This is the last chance to get into the Winter camera course, starts next Tuesday. Register now.
IPVM provides the best education, live online...