Mobile Video Installation Statistics

Author: Brian Karas, Published on May 02, 2017

Mobile video systems - those mounted on buses, trains, cars, boats, etc. - are a niche within video surveillance with its own particular challenges.

160 integrators provided feedback to IPVM on:

  • Installing mobile video systems
  • Most common applications of mobile video
  • Most important requirements
  • Camera manufacturers typically used
  • Recorder manufacturers typically used
  • Potential for expansion

****** ***** ******* - ***** ******* ** *****, ******, ****, boats, ***. - *** * ***** ****** ***** ************ **** its *** ********** **********.

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

  • ********** ****** ***** *******
  • **** ****** ************ ** ****** *****
  • **** ********* ************
  • ****** ************* ********* ****
  • ******** ************* ********* ****
  • ********* *** *********

[***************]

Survey *******

*** ****** ***** *********** ** **** *** ********* ************ ********* in/on ********, *** ***** ******** **** **** ** **** *** done **.

**** **% ** *********** **** ** **** *** ********** **** mobile ***** ********, *** **** ** ***** ********* ********* **** the ******* ***** ***** ****** * **** ** *** *****.

Buses **** ****** ******

******* */* ** ***** **** *** **** ****** ***** ******** mentioned ***** ** *** **** ** ******* ********. **** ** these **** ** ****** *****, ****** **** **** ** ********* transit *****.

  • "****** *****. ****** *** ********, ***** ** ********* *** ***** ride, *** * ****** ****** ***** *** ******."
  • "* *** * ************ *** ******* ********** *****, ****** **** I ****** *** *****."
  • "***. **********. ** *** ***** *** ****** *****. ********** *** chosen ** *** *******. **** **** ** **** **** *** are ****** *** **** **** ****** ** **** *********, *** it *****."
  • "****, *** *****. ***** *** ****** **** **** *** **** the ***** ******** ***/***. *********** **** *** / **/* *** been **** *** **. ** *** *** ********* ***** *** end ** **** **** ******* *********. *** **** *** *****, city ******* ** ******, **** ***** *** *********** ***** **** will ** ***** *** ******** ***. ** **** **** ********* where ** **** *** ********* *** ******* **** *** *******."
  • "*** ** **** **** ****** ***** *** * ******** *********** vehicle, ** **** **** *** **** **** ******* *** **** have ***** *** ********** **** **** ** **."
  • "*** ******* ***** ***** ** ******* *********** *** ******** ******** with *** *** ******* **-*****. *** ******* ***** **** ** packages, ****** ** *** ********, ********* ** *** *** ** the ************. **** ** ** **, *** ****** ** *** software ************* ***/** ***** *******. ******** **'* *** ******** *** to ***** *******. ****** ******* **** ******. *** *** ********, we ******* ******** *** *** ******** ********* ** ****** *****, solar **** *** *********. ******* *** ******** *** ********** **** available *****, * *********** ** ***** *** ***"
  • "****** ***** **** * ******* *** *** *** ******* **'* cost ********* *** **** ********"

Police ******** **** *******

*** ****** ******* ******* ********* ** **** *** ****** ********.

  • "*** *** ***** ****** *****. ** **** ****/***** **** ******** mobility *******."
  • "****** ******* ***** ******* **** *****. ** *** *** ********* product ** *** ****** ********** ** ****** ****."
  • "***. *** * ****** *****. ** **** * **** **** dome. ******* **** *** **** *****."
  • "***, ****** *** ********* ********. **** *** ******* ****** **** on ******** ********* ** ******. ***** ** ***** **, *** long ** ***** ** *** **** **** *** ***** ********* around ***** ********."

Ruggedized *** ********* ********** ********

******* *********** ****** **** ****** ************ ******** ******** **** **** ruggedized *** **** ** ********* **********.

  • "** *****'* **** * *** ** ***** ********, ** *** ones ** *** ** **** *** ******* ******* - ****, it's ****** & **** *********** *****."
  • "*** ** *** ******* ** ****** ***** ******* *** **** eview *** ** *********. **** **** ** ****** ********** *** small **** **** *** ****** *******"
  • "***. **** *******, *********, *** ****** ******. **** ******* ***** vehicle ***** ******* ****** **** ****. ********* ******* ** **** run *** *** *** ** **** ** ********** **** **** after *** *** ** ****** ***. ****** ****** ******* ** didn't **** ****** ***** *** ****** * ******** ******."
  • "** **** **** **** * ***** / **** ******** ** our **** *** ***** *** ***. **** **** ******** *** video **** ** *** **** *** ********. **** ********* *** taken *** **** ** * ******* *** ** ***** ******* without *** *****."

Axis *******

****, *** ** ********** **** **************, **** *** **** ******** ***** ****** ***** **** *** mobile ************.

  • "*** **** ** **** *********** ** ********** ** ********** *** experience ***** **** *** **** *** ********* ** *** ********, mainly ** *** **** **** ****** ********** *** **** ************ the ******* ******* *** ********* ** *** ***."
  • "*** * ****** - *** **** ******* ***."
  • "***. **** *-** **** ******* ******** *******."
  • "** **** *** **** ***/*** ******** *** ******* ************. *** camera ******* ***** ** ** *** **** ** **** ****** unique *****, ******* *** **** ******** *** *** *******."
  • "*** - **** * ****** *******. *** ******* ********* *******, one ** *** **** ****** * **** **** ******** **** a ******. ******* ******* ********, * ****** *** **** ** see ****** ***, ***** ** *** ******* *** ***** ********** and **** **** *** ***** ** *** ***** **** *** enormous **** **** ******* **** ****. ****** **** ***** **** was ************, *** ****** ***** ****** ****** ******."
  • "***, ** *****. ** **** **** *** ******, **** * sensors *. **** *********, **** ***** *******, ******** ******** ** install **** ****** ******* ******** - *** **** * ***** price ***. *** ** ********* ******** ********* ** **** ***** a ****** ****** *******."
  • "** *** * ****** **** ******* **** ******* ********** **** cameras (*-******) ** * **** ****** ****** *** * ****. It ********* ********* ** **** ******* ** **** **** ** the ****** ****** **** * ******* ** *** ******* *** so **** ***** *** * ***° **** ** *** ******. We **** ***** *** *** ** **'* **** ** *** for *** ********."

No ***** ********* ********* ******

********* **** ******** ********, **** (**** *********), *******, *****, ********* mobile ***, ***** ********, ********* *****, *** ******, *** ** clear ********** *** *** *** ********** ********. ***** ******** *** mentioned *** ***** '**** ******', ********** ******** **** ** ** automatically ********* **** *** ******** **** *** ******* ******* ** a **** ********.

Potential ****** *** *********

****** *** *********** *** ***** **** ********** **** ****** *****, several ********* ******** ** ****** ** ** ***** **** ****** segment. ****** ***** *** ** **** ********* **** ******** ***** systems, ******* ****** *** ***** ******** ** * *******, *** dealing **** ********** ****** ************, *****, *** ***** *******/******, ******* integrators **** ****** ** ****** * ******** ******** ***** **** this ** ** * ***** **** ***** **** ***** ********.

  • "** ********** ***. ****** ***** ** ** *** *****."
  • "** **** *** ***; **** *** ****** **** **** **** growth ** *** ** ****** *** ** **** ***** ** have **** ** ********* ****."
  • "**. ** **** ****** *****, *** **** ** *** ******** that ********* ** ***** **."
  • "** **** *** ******** *** *****'* **** **."
  • "** **** *** ********* ***** ** ******** ** ** ***. We're ****** ** ** ** ** *** ******."
  • "*** ***. *********** ** *** ******."
  • "*****'* ***. -- **** ** ******** ***********."

Comments (1)

*** ***** *** *********** **** ***** ********* ***** ********.

Login to read this IPVM report.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

Related Reports

July 2018 IP Networking Course on Jun 22, 2018
  This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance professionals. Register now. Lots of network training exists...
Installation Hardware for Video Surveillance - Indoor Fasteners on Jun 22, 2018
As part of our Installation for Video Surveillance series, in this note, we cover drywall anchors. A key part of installing security hardware is...
Most Wanted Improvements In Manufacturer Technical Support (Statistics) on Jun 21, 2018
5 key areas of improvement and 1 clear wanted support feature were voiced by 140+ integrator responses to: What improvement in manufacturer...
The Dumb Ones: PSA's Bozeman On Cybersecurity on Jun 15, 2018
The smart ones are the hundred people who flew to Denver and spent $500+ on a 1.5-day conference featuring Dahua as a 'cyber responsible partner',...
Four Major Outdoor Camera Install Problems on Jun 14, 2018
Over 140 integrators told us the top four camera installation mistakes that lead to unexpected problems and failures. Their comments often...
China Public Video Surveillance Guide: From Skynet to Sharp Eyes on Jun 14, 2018
China is expanding its video surveillance network to achieve “100%” nationwide coverage by 2020, including facial recognition capabilities and a...
Worst Features for Camera Installation (Statistics) on Jun 07, 2018
4 clear worst features for installing were identified by 140+ integrator respondents to: What feature(s) make a camera hard to install? The...
Top Features For Easy Camera Installation (Statistics) on Jun 05, 2018
Camera installation is the most fundamental and common task for video security technicians. Because of this, camera manufacturers market their...
Stats: IP Camera Dead On Arrival (DOA) Decline, Near Zero on Jun 01, 2018
New IPVM integrator statistics show that IP camera DoA rates have declined with zero dead on arrival units for many integrators and effectively...
French National Police Buy 10,400 Hikvision Body Cameras on May 31, 2018
France’s national police forces bought 10,400 Hikvision body cameras earlier this year, in a high-profile deal that’s coming into effect as the...

Most Recent Industry Reports

July 2018 IP Networking Course on Jun 22, 2018
  This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance professionals. Register now. Lots of network training exists...
Installation Hardware for Video Surveillance - Indoor Fasteners on Jun 22, 2018
As part of our Installation for Video Surveillance series, in this note, we cover drywall anchors. A key part of installing security hardware is...
Hikvision ColorVu Integrated Visible Light Cameras Examined on Jun 22, 2018
When it comes to low light, infrared light has become the defacto standard in surveillance. But IR is limited to monochrome images, making colors...
'Secure Channel' OSDP Access Control Examined on Jun 21, 2018
Despite claiming to be better than Wiegand, OSDP's initial releases did not address the lack of encryption between reader and controller, leaving...
Most Wanted Improvements In Manufacturer Technical Support (Statistics) on Jun 21, 2018
5 key areas of improvement and 1 clear wanted support feature were voiced by 140+ integrator responses to: What improvement in manufacturer...
GDPR / ICO Complaint Filed Against IFSEC Show Facial Recognition on Jun 20, 2018
IPVM has filed a complaint against IFSEC’s parent company UBM based on our concern that the conference violates core GDPR principles on...
IFSEC 2018 Final Show Report on Jun 20, 2018
IPVM attended the IFSEC show for the first time this year. The Chinese took over the show, centered on Hikvision, flanked by Dahua, Huawei and a...
Mobotix Releases 'Move' Into 21st Century on Jun 20, 2018
For years, Mobotix stood resolutely against, well, every other manufacturer, selling it as a virtue: MOBOTIX equipment is designed with no...
Cybersecurity Startup VDOO Disclosing 10 Manufacturer Vulnerabilities Starting With Axis And Foscam on Jun 20, 2018
Cybersecurity startup VDOO has uncovered significant vulnerabilities in Axis cameras along with many others not yet disclosed. In this report, we...
Axis Guardian - Cloud VMS And Alarm Monitoring - Released on Jun 19, 2018
Axis has struggled to deliver a cloud-based managed service video platform. Video service providers have utilized AVHS for over a decade, and have...

The world's leading video surveillance information source, IPVM provides the best reporting, testing and training for 10,000+ members globally. Dedicated to independent and objective information, we uniquely refuse any and all advertisements, sponsorship and consulting from manufacturers.

About | FAQ | Contact