Milestone Launches Professional NVRs (Husky)

Author: John Honovich, Published on Sep 12, 2013

Suddenly, Milestone loves boxes! The former software only provider is now launching a series of NVR appliances, called Husky, to target the professional market.

Of course, this is not Milestone's first NVR as you may recall their ill fated, poorly received HP Essential NVRs from 2 years ago. Indeed, introduced this Spring, their new VMS platform, Arcus, has enabled a series of third party NVRs, including from LenovoEMC, Razberi and Coldstore.

Now, though, Husky represents Milestone's most ambitious, broadest NVR offering. In this note, we break it down comparing it to Exacq, Intransa and Arcus partners.

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Risks / ***********

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Competitive ******

*******, ** *** **** ** * *****, ********* *********** *** Milestone ** ***** *** ***-****** **** ***** ******* *********. ** particular:

  • *****: ****** ********* *** ******* ** ******* ******* *****'* **********. Now **** **** * ******** ******** **** **********'* **** ***** the**** ***********.
  • *******: ******* *** *** ***** ****** ***** **********, *** *** new ********* **** ** ************* ******* *******, ***** **** **** Milestone ****** **** ********* *********** (*** ********* ****** ***** **** than ******* ******).
  • ***** ********: ***** ***** ******** **** ***** ********** (******* *********** **** the ********* ***** *****, ***** ** *** ****** *** *** Razberis, **** *** **** ******* *** *********), ********* ** ********** the **** ****** *** ***** **** *** ***** ******, ******** potential *** ********.
  • ********: ************ ** ************* **** *** ***** ** *** ********* ******* ******** **** with ******** ***-******* ******** ** ****. ********* ****** ** ****** way ** ********** **** *** ***** ****** ****.
  • ******/ **** / ***** ****** *********: **** **** ** * *** ******** *** **** ** most *********** **** ****** ** *** * **** *** ******** directly **** *** ************.
  • ******: ****** *** ** ** ******** ** **** * ******'* target ** *** ****** *** ** *** ****** **** **** Husky *********.

Comments (16)

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