Milestone Launches Marketplace Where Nothing Is For Sale

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Feb 26, 2019

The central announcement at Milestone's annual conference MIPS is Marketplace, which Milestone compared to Uber and Match.com for its ability to bring buyers and sellers together.

The major distinction from other 'marketplaces' like Uber or Match.com is that nothing is for sale in the Milestone Marketplace, nor is there any indication when Milestone will enable such sales. However, there was a physical marketplace booth at the show:

In this note, we examine the Milestone Marketplace, what strengths it has in building one and challenges it faces in accomplishing this.

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****** *verified ***********, ******** ** ******* means that your content page is endorsed by Milestone. It ensures that your application, hardware or service is interoperable and optimized for XProtect® video management software (VMS), and involves a rigorous testing and verification process by both yourself and Milestone.

****** *certified ***********, ******** ** ******* means that it has been tested and evaluated for Milestone XProtect® video management software (VMS) integration in two areas: functionality and performance. The Milestone Solution Certification team leads and manages the Certification process for Milestone.

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*********'* ** ** *** Americas ***** ** *********** point ***** *********, **** Marketplace, *** **** ***** them **********:

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*******, **** *********** *** problem **** ***********, *** friction ** **** ****.

** * **** ** Uber (*** ** ***** comparisons), * ***** *** destination, ***** * ****** and *** **** *****.

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**** **** **** **** that **** ***** ** a ***** ** *** pan *** ** **, others **** * **** forwward ******* **** ****'* think **. (****** ***** while * *** ****** on *** ****.) * took ***** ********* **** some ******** ***** *** being ***-**** ** **** time. *** *** ****.

********* ** **** ************ serious (****'* *** ******** of ****** *******) ***** Marketplace **** * *** remember *** ******* ***** about * ********** ** things ** ******* ***** than **** ****** **********. It's *** ***** ******* - **'* ***** *** we ******* ******** **** initial ****** ** ********* of * **********'* ********* - *** *** *** to ********** **** *** people **** *** **** it ****** ** ******** deployment.

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** * *** *** Marketplace ****** ** *** that ** ******** ** evolve ** *** ****** of ******** ******* *** as *** ************* ******* service ********* *** ******* providers ****** **** ******** and **** *********.

********** ******** *** ********** deployment *** *** *********** approaches ** ******* ************ that ****** ** *****. We *** **** ** our ****** *** ***** IT *** ******* **. Do *** ***** **** the ******** ********'* ******** to ***** ** ****** is * *** *** that? *** ********* ******* is ******* **** ** help *********** ********** **** a ***** ** ***** subscription-based ******** *** *** are ************ ********. **'* been ** ****** ******* so *** - ******* of *** ******** ******* 20th ******* ******** ********* and ***** ** **** now.

**** **** **** ******* that *********** *** ********* dynamics *****, **** *********, tend ** **** ** a **** ** ***** own *** **** ******* and ********.

* ***** **** *** of *** **** ********* statements ********* ****, ***** I ****'* *** ** this ******, ** **** Marketplace ******** **** *** members ******* - *** their ******* ** *** measure ** ***********'* *******. That's **** **'* ******** for *** * ***** is * ****** ***** in **** *******. *** just "*******" ** ***** of ******* *****, *** success **** ***** *** industry ******* ********* **** up ** *** ******* of ********** ** ******* their ********* **** ******* use ** **.

** **** *** ****** that *** ****, ** do *** **** *** security ******** ** **** the *** ** *** been *** *** **** 50 *****? **** *** started ****** **** ****** about *** *** *** industry ****** **** ********* flawed. *** ***** ** no *********** **** **** has *** ********** ******* on *** ******** *** has **** **** ****** for **** *********** *** service ********* *** ***** customers.

* ***** **'** ** saying ******* ****** ***** Marketplace **** * *** years **** *** - and ** **** **** then ***** ** ******* started.

******: **** ******* *** been ***** ** *** own **********:** ******* ** *** Milestone ***********

* ******** **** **** rosy *******. ********* ***** touted *************** ******* * ***** ago. ***** **** **** there *** ****** *** been **** ********. * am ********* **** ******* 3 ***** **** ** enough ** ** **** loose ******* ** * fully ********** ******** ** make ** ***** **** for ********* ***** *** resellers ** ****** ******** the ********.

** **** ****** **** had **** *** ***** mention ** **** ****, I ***** ** ******** to ******* **** ** was ***** ** ****** into ********* ****. *******, they've ******* ***** ** is *** * ********.

*** *** ******* **** they ****** ** * while *** *** ***** has **** ** *********** move ** **** * functioning ***********. *******, * believe ** **** ** make *** *********** **** like ** *** ***** as ** ******** **** (e.g. ***** *** *******) the ********* *** **** integrators, ********, *** ********* to ******* ** **** if ********* ** ******* to **** ***** **% cut **** *****. ** would **** ** ** vetted *** ******* *** quality ********* *** *************. I **** ***'* ***** the ****** ******* ******* IPVM ******* *** ** the ****** ***.

Image result for for that reason, I'm out

***, ************** ******* *********'* EMEA *************** *** ********* ***********:

***, ***, **'* **** like ******, ****** *** the ******** ************** ** Amazon - **** **** things ******.

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