VMS Mobile App Shootout - Avigilon, Dahua, Exacq, Genetec, Hikvision, Milestone

By: Sean Patton, Published on Oct 01, 2018

Mobile VMS apps are a critical interface for the modern surveillance user.

But who does it best and worst?

We tested 6 manufacturers - Avigilon, Dahua, Exacq, Genetec, Hikvision, and Milestone to find out:

vms mobile apps shootout

We tested them across 11 categories rating each strong, average or poor, as the preview below shows:

Inside, we detail the full results including who won and lost and how the systems performed across each of the 11 categories, including 6 video screencasts, one for each manufacturer in the shootout:

****** *** **** *** a ******** ********* *** the ****** ************ ****.

*** *** **** ** best *** *****?

** ****** * ************* - ********, *****, *****, Genetec, *********, *** ********* to **** ***:

vms mobile apps shootout

** ****** **** ****** 11 ********** ****** **** strong, ******* ** ****, as *** ******* ***** shows:

******, ** ****** *** full ******* ********* *** won *** **** *** how *** ******* ********* across **** ** *** 11 **********, ********* * video ***********, *** *** each ************ ** *** shootout:

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Performance ********

*** **** ********, *********** rankings **** ******* **** 2 **** ** ********: Basic *** ******** ********.

***** ******** *** ******* as *** ****** ***** performed *** *** ******** of ************ *****. ***** consisted ** **** ** viewing **** *** ******** video, *****-****** *******, **** interface ****** *** *** ease ** ********* *********.

***** ** *** *****, Mobile *** ***** ******* performance ***** **** ***** groups:

  • **** **********:***** *** **** ********* Apps **** *** *** performers *******, ******* ******** in * *** ** the * **********. *******'* Security ****** ****** * was ****** ** * out ** * *** didn't ***** ****** ** any ********.
  • ******* ***********:***** **** ****** **** in * *** ** 5 *****, *** ****** in **** ** ******/******** which ******* ** ** Average. ******** *** **** strong ** * **********, and **** ** **** Interface ******.
  • ***** ***********:*******'* ****** ******** ****** Mobile * ****** ******** in **** ** ******* Live *****, *** ******* or **** ** * out ** *** *. Milestone ****** *** ******* in *** * ********** and *** *** ******* strongly ** *** ***** Feature ****.

******** ******** *** ******* as **** ****** ***** more ****** ******** ** Enterprise ************, *** ******** by ************ ******** ********* on * ***** *****. These ********* ** **** notifications, ******/******** ***** *********, exporting/bookmarking *******, *****, ****** quality ********, *** ****** control *******.

***** ** *** *****, Mobile *** ******** ******* performance ***** **** ***** groups:

  • **** **********:***** *** * *** performer ** ******** ******** as ****, ******* ******** in * *** ** 6 **********. ***** **** scored ******** ** * of *** * **********, but ****** ** *** remaining *. ***** ********* Mobile *** *** ** the ***** ****** ** Basic ********, **** ********* strongly ** **** ** the ********** *** **** poorly ** ***** *******.
  • ******* ***********:**** ********* **** ********* identically ** *** ******** Features *****, * ******, 2 ******* *** * poor *******. *******'* ****** Security ****** ****** * only ****** ******** ** 1 ******** *** ********* poorly ** ***** ******* and ****** / ********* Event *******.
  • ***** ***********:******** ********* ****** ** half *** **********, ******* many ******** ******** ** the ***** ****. *******'* Security ****** ****** * also ****** ****** ** 2 **********, *** ******* in *** ********* *.

**********, ******* **** ****** v5 **** *** **** advanced ******** **** *** upcoming **.* ******** ****** release.

Summary ** *******

**** ***** ***** *** full ******* *** **** Mobile *** ******* ********. Some ** *** ******** like "******** *******" *** "Ease ** ******* **** Video" ****** ******** **** most ****, ***** "****** Control *******" *** "******/******** Events" *** ******* ** poor ******* **** **** of *** **** ** the ****.

*** *** ***** ** the ***** ** ****** a ****** ****:

Key ***************

*** ********* * ****** were ***** **** ****** the **** ******** ******* manufacturers:

  • **** ********* ******: ***** *** ********** designs ******* ****** ***** and ***-******** ****** ******** allow ********** *** ******** everyday ***** ** ******** tasks ******* *** *********.
  • ****** / ********* ***** Support: ***** ****** *** analytic ***** ******** *** common ** *** ******* and *** ************* ****** investigation *****, **** *** not ****** ** ****** Apps. **** **** ** the **** ****** ******** any ****** ** ***** searching.
  • ********* / *********** *****: ***** **** ** download ***** ******** ** the ****** ******, ** bookmark *** ***** ************* and *********** ** * later **** ** ** important ******* *** * Mobile ***. **** ******** and ***** ** *** offer ********* ** ***********.
  • ***** *******: ***** ******* ** a ***** *******, *** while ******* *** ********* support ***-*** ***** ** their **** *** *******, they ** *** ******* any ***** ** ***** mobile ****.
  • ****** ******* *******:**** **** ** *** Apps ******* ****** ******* door *******, *** **** manufacturers **** ******* ** in ***** *** *******.

Criteria *** ******* ********

** *** ********* ******, we ****** **** ************'* Apps ******* ** **** criterion, ****** ******** ******** in **** *** ***** it ********* ******** ** poorly:

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Many **** ********* **********

**** **** ******** ** bad **** ******* *** likely ** ** ********* for ********** ***** *** for ******** *****, ** may *** ******, ********* on *** **** ** issues.

****** ***** *** *** a ******* *** ***** advanced *****, ******* **** learn ***** ********* *** through **********. ***** ******** users **** ** ******** more ** ******** *** actions, ****** **** *******, and ******* ********* ******/****.

Unlabeled / ********* *******

* ****** ******** ** unclear ******** *******, **** no **-*** **** *** user ******* **** ** find ******. ***** **** buttons, **** ** ********, layout, ** ***** **/*** are ***** *** *********, others *** ****** *** obvious ** ************* *****. Additionally, ******* **** ******* such ** *********, ***, etc., ******** ** ******** when ***** ******** *** not *********. *******, **** simply ** *******.

**** *** *** ******** of ***** ****** *******, typically ********* *** ******** with * *****-***-***** ****** icon. *******'* ****** ******** Center * **** ****** the ******** *** ******** buttons **** ****, ** eliminate *** ******** *********:

Hidden **** ******

*** ***** ******* ** poor **** ********* ****** found ** ******** *** Exacq ****** **** ** hidden ***** ********* * press-and-hold ****** ** *** video ****. ********'* *****-***-**** hidden **** *** **** not **********, *** ***** required *-* ******** ** bring ** *** **** / **** ***** ****:

Motion / ******** ****** *******

*** ****** *** ****** / ********* ****** *** based ** *** ***'* ability ** ****** *** motion ** ***** ******** events, *** **** ******** the **** ** ********* for ***** ***** ** date *** ****. ********, Dahua, *****, *** ********* performed ******, ********* ****** event ***** ** ****** from. *******'* ******** ****** Mobile * *** ******** an ******* ***** *** providing ****** *********** ** the ********, *** *** providing * **** ** results. *******'* ****** ******** Center * *** **** Hikvision **** ****** ****** because **** ** *** provide *** ****** ** analytic **** ** ******.

*** ******** ** ****** performers **** ***** *** Dahua, *** ***** ********* for ****** ** ***** events:

Exporting ******* *******

*** ****** *** ********* / *********** *** ***** on ** **** ******* to ****** ******** * video **** ******* ** the ***** ** ******** the ***** *** ***** downloading ** *** **** VMS ******. ****** **********, Dahua *** ********* ***** you ** ****** * video **** ******** ** the ****** ****** *** offline ******* *** *******. Both ** *******'* **** also ******** * ****** score ******* ********* *** be ******* **** ** while ******* ********, **** are *********** **** ** the ******* ********* ******. Milestone's ************* ******** ****** average ******* ***** **** can ** ******* *** reviewed ** *** ****** and *** *******, **** are *** ********* ** the **** ********* ***** Client. ******** *** ***** scored ****** ******* **** do *** ***** ********* or *********** *************.

** ******* ** * strong ********* *** *******'* Bookmarking ********:

***** *********'* ************* ******** performed ****, **** ****** average ******* *** ************* are **** ******** ** the ********* *** ****** and *** *** **** Smart ******.

Snapshots ****** *********

***** ***** *** *** a ******** *** ********* snapshots, *****, *****, *** both ********* **** *** a ******* ** *** app *** ******** (*******, deleting, *******) ********** ******** images. *** * **** received ******* ****** *** capable ** ********* *********, but *** **** ** leave *** *** ** view *** ***** ** the *****'* ******* ***** gallery.

** ******* ** * strong **** ****** ** Hikvision's ****-**** "******* & Video" ****:

Cloud ******** ************

******* ******** ***** ***** was *********** *************** *** Cloud *******. ***** ********** and ********* ******** ******* end ***** *** ******* to **** ***** ******* without ****** ** *** up ****-********** ** ******* a *** ******.

********* ****** *** ***-******* cloud ********** ******* **** both *** ***-******* *** iVMS-4500 ****, ***************** ******** ********* ****** in **************** ************ **** **********. While ***** **** ****** a *** ***** ********** function, *******, ** ** managed *** ****** ******. Unlike ***-*******, ** ** not ********** **** * central ******* *****, ***** device *********** *** *******.

**** ******* ***** ** the ******** **** ***** cloud ******** **** ***** offerings ************ ******* ******* ******** ****** Cloud *** **********, *** not **** ***** ******* VMS *********. ************* ***** ***** ** 2019*** ****** ****** ** their *******. ********* *** no ****** ***** ********* for ***** ****** ***.

Only ***-******* ******** *********** **************

* ******** ******* **** was **** ********* ** Hik-Connect *** *********** **************. This ** * ****** security ******* ******* ** some ******* *** ******* apps. *** ****** *** feature ** ******* ********** first, **** ** ******* you *** **** *********** to **** **:

Simultaneous **** *** ******** *** ******

* ******** ***** ** most *****, ******* **** and ******** ***** ** the **** **** *** only ***** ** ********* Mobile *** *******'* ******** Center ****** *. *******, in **** ****, *** are ******* ** ******* live *** ******** **** the **** ******, *** only ******* ****** ****** playback.

**** ** ** ******* of *********'* ***:

App ******** ******

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  • *********** ***** ****** (*.*.*.******)
  • ******* ******** ****** ****** (5.0.902.3)
  • ******* *** ****** ****** (4.0.167.0)
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Comments (44)

****, **** **** ** this. **'* * ******* topic *** *** **** IPVM *** *** ***** by ********* *** *********.

**** ** *** *** shootout ** ****** **********, i.e., *** **** ** use, *** **** ************* is ********* *** ******** cameras (******, *******, ********, configuring, ***.).

*** ***** *** ***** of ***** ********* ** include ** ******* (*** *** ****** ******** - Avigilon, *****, *****, *******, Hikvision, *********), *** ** ******* up *****, ** **** be ****** ** ******* Optix ***** *******. ** did *** ********** ***** they *** *** ******** near ** *** ** these *. *******, ***** Hanwha's ****** ** ******* Optix (** ****) *** ******'* ********* growth, ** ** ********* to *** *** **** or *** ******'* *** contrasts ** ***** ******.

****'* ***** ***** * was *****. ****** ****!

** ***** ** ****** for *****-****** ****. ***, they **** **** **********, but **’* *** ****** the ****. **** **** a ****** ****, ****** camera ***, *** **** doesn’t ******* **** **** Hikvision ** ***** **** that *** **** ** to ** ******* ****. 

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

**** ******** ******** *** in *****? ***** **** support *** / **** ID *** *** ****. It's ****** **** **** some ***** ****** ******* these ******** **** *** target ******* *** **** *** ***** ************ businesses *** **********..

********* **** ****** ** what *** **** ********* have *** *******. * have ** **** **** to ********* * *** as * **** ******.

********* ****** *** *** Client **** *** ***-****** authentication *** * ****** while.

"...** ** ******** ** apply * ***-**** ************ process *** ***** ********* the *** ****** *** the ******** *** ****** or *** ********* ****** application. ** ******** ** the ****** ******** *** password-based ************, **** ***-**** verification *** *** ****** sends * ****** ***-**** code ** *** **** via ***** ** ***. The **** ** **** permitted ****** ** *** system ** *** ******* one-time ****** **** ** provided."

**** ******* **** ****** platform *** **** ** test ******* ** *** i **** ***** **** there *** ***** *********** between *** *** *** the **** ************ ***. Also **** ** *********** perspective ******** * ********** of ********** ******* *** apps ** *** ********* platforms. ********** ************* **** the *****, ********** ***** on *** ***, ** customers ********* **** *********** when ******* ****** *** their ******* ****** ***'* the **** *** *** use ** * ***** basis. * **** ** iPad **** **** *** this ********* *** *** often **** ******* ***** function *********** ** ** android ******.

** **** ******* ****** devices (***** *** **" Tab), * ****** ***** 2XL, ** ****** *, and ** ****.

** *** *** *** a *** ** *********** in *** *** *** Android ****, ** *** try ** **** *** obvious *********** (*******'* ****** Security ****** * **** supports *****-****** **** ********* on *** **** ******* of *** ***, ***). 

* ***'* *** **** 100% *********, *** ** an **********, *-* ***** ago **** * ******* implementing ****** **** ** customer *****, *** ************ of *********** *** ******** was **** ******* ******* Android ** ***, ***** scaled **** ** ****** specific ****. * ***** that ** ********* ** the ******** *** *********** as ****.

***** ****.

* ********* ******** **** the **** ****** ***** to *** ***** ****** App.  

*** ****** ****** **** a "*** ****" ******** in ***** *** **** a ******* ******** (*** your ***?) ******* *** setup **** *** *****.  I ***** *** ***** find ********* ********* ******* doing ****.  

*** ***** ****** *** is ****** ********** ** configure ** *** ***** try *** ****** ****** requires * ***** **** to *** **.  *** iVMS-4500 ** *** ***** hand ******** ****** **** hand-holding.  *** *** "******** QR ****" ******* ** worth ****** **** * bonus ****. 

****** *** *** ******** Scott.

*** ***** ****** *** is ****** ********** ** configure ** *** ***** try *** ****** ****** requires * ***** **** to *** **

**** ***** *** *** refering ** **** *** impossible ** *********? ********* curious ****, ** ** didn't ***** *** **** on *** ******-**** ****** for **** ********, ** maybe ***'** ******** ** something *****, *** * didn't ****** ******** ****** setup.

** *** ** * novice **** ***** **** to **** **** *** recorded *****, **** **** almost ********* ****** ** steps, *** ** ****, Exacq's  ****** * ****** window ** ******** **** easier ** ******** **** iVMS-4500 *** ** *** preview ******, *** ** indicates ***** ******* *** online *** *******:

*** *** ***** **** both ********* **** **** a **** ****** *** graphical **********, *** ***** on ***** ************* *** user ********* ****** ********, all * ****** ****.

#* **** ****** * new ****** ** ***** mobile *** **** ** be **** ** ******* to ** ** **** moment ** *** ***'* save **.

#* **** ****** * system ** ***** ****** the ** **** ****** after **** ** ****** names ** ******* ******* Exacq ******'* ** ******** to ******** *** ******

#* **** ***** ** above *** *********** *********. This ******* **** ****** users *** ***'* **** usernames *** **** *********. 

#* *** **** ***** you ***** ********* ** hidden **** **** *** requires *** ** ****** down ** * *** that ** *** ********* scrollable.  **** ********* ********* phone *****

#* *********** *** *** saved ***** ** ** or *** *******. **** generates ********* ***** *****

***** ** ****, *** it ****** ******* *** picky *** **** ** related. ***** *** *** typical ***** **** ********** 

****** *** *** ******** feedback.

* *** *** **** #2 ** ** *** case ** *** ******* of *** *** * tested, ** * ***** exacq.ipvm.com, ** *****'* ***** any ****** ***** *** periods.

**** **** #*, **** might ** * ****** related *****, ******* **** of ** **** ******** of *** *** *********** the ***** ****** ** the ********.

* ***** **** *** hidden ******** ***** ** poor ******, *** * slider ********* **** ****** once *** ***** *** box *** "******* ******* credentials"

* *** *** **** to **** ** ** or *** *******, ***** you *** ******** **** up.

 

*** ***** **** *********** or *** * *** them *** ** *** same ***?

**** *** *********** ** each ************. ****** ****, I *** *** **** to *** ** *** Hivision ** ***** **** would **** ** *** versions ** *** ** Dahua ****. *** ****** use ****-**** **** * Dahua *** *** **** versa (* ****** **** today, **** ** **** sure).

*’** *** ** **** an *** **** *****’* work **** *** ******* apps. 

* ******* ** ****, I **** **'* * silly ******** *** ****'* what *'* **** ***!

******! **** *********** ** read.

****** *** *** **** of *** ********: **** arguable basic/advanced ******** *********, ***********, *** marks *** **********.  

****, "*****" ****** *** about ** ********* ***********, it ****** ** ***** majority ***** ***********(**** **** people ******/**** ** ****).

*** *******: ****** ******* control *** **** ************* should **** ***** "*****".

** *** ** *** have aquality ******* you cannot optimize quality for your low bandwidth channel playback(3g/4g), which really makes it difficult to use( you may end up having 0.2fps ). 

*** ****** (*******, ******, porn ***** *** ) have ******* ********.

 

Push ************* - it's very expectable features for most users, also. I try to be objective(our mobile app does not have it yet).



* ***** *** *** multichannel **** ** *** "Advanced". ******, ****'* *** user ******* *** ****** users? ** **** **** to *** ************ **** than ******* *******?

 

 

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

**** ** ****/******** 

******* ******* 

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***** 

***** 

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********:
****** ( ******, ******)

**** ***** (*** ******* )

****** *******( **** ***********)

***

 

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

** *** ** ***** apps ******* *** *** of *** ****** ******* inbuilt ****** ** ** IP ******? ******** ******* to ** ******** **** to *** ***?

******.

********* **** *** ****!

** ***** *********, ********* does, *** ******* ****** Security ****** * *** does ** ****.

****** ******** **** ? I ***** ** ** important *** *** ************.

********* *** ** **** iOS *** ******* ****.

***** *** *** ***** the *** ********.  ***** job! 

*******, * *** ****** an ***** **** * hope *** **** ******* with *** ******** ***. 

  1. *** *** **** **** than *** **** ***** at * ****.  
  2. *** *** **** **** more **** * *******.  I **** *** ** much ** * ******* and **** *** ******* available ** *** **** (just * ***** ****).  Once *** *** ** least * ****** ** the ***** ******, ******* blank ****** ******* *********.  That ***** **** *** can ************* **** **** of ******* ********** ** one ****. 

**** ***** ****** **** I **** ********** ***** the *** ***:

  1. **** *** *** ******* to **** ********* ***** at *** **** (** needed).
  2. ** *** *** *** audio.  **** ****** *** to ******* * “****-****” if ***** ** * speaker ** ******** ******* at *** ****.
  3. *** ***'* **** ** load * ****** *** camera ** * ****.  If *** **** ***** views ** *** ******, you *** **** **** the **** ***** **** in *** ***.  **** is * **** **** saver *** ** ******** *********** between ************.

***, * ******* ***** that **** **** ** improve *** *** (********** adding *****).  * ** pretty **** *** *** version ** *** *** will **** *-*** *****.

****** ***** *** **** service ** *** ********.

 

* ******** ** ******* video *** ****** **** scored ******* ** ****** of ************ ******* ******* they **** ******* * single ******** ******, *** support ******** **** *******. Let ** **** ** that ***'* **** ***'** referencing. (* **** **** reads *********, *** * am **** ****** ** be ***** **** ***** part ** *** ****** I ** ******* *****).

***** *** *** **** clarifying *** ****** ***** the *******, * *** not ****** *** ********** view **** ** ******* during *******. ****, ***** is * *** ** 8 ******* *** ** cameras *** ****** (****** in *******), *** **** can't ** *****/***** ** views ****** ******** *******, unlike *** ***** ** favorite **** ************ ** some ** *** ***** applications.

****'* ** *********** ***** about *** ***** **** down *******; * ***** to ******** ******* ************ about *** ******** ******* criteria **** ****** ****** in (****** *******, *****, Exporting). *** ******* *** I ***** ** **** not **** **** ***** of *** ******** ** speaker ************.

****** *** ***** ******* the ****** *** **********.

****,

***** *** *** ****** the **** ** **** clarification.

********* *** ************ ***** views:  *** ** **** display ******** **** ***** at *** ****.  * have ********** ********* ** many ** ** **** video ***** ** *** screen (** ****** ** is ************ ***** ** a ***** *** *** point ** **** ** can ** **). 

********* *** ***** *****:  Saved ***** *** ********** be ******** ****** ******** devices.  **** *** ***** view *** **** ***** in *** ******, ** is ********** ** *** user ******* (**** **, for *** **** **** has ********** ** *** those *******).  ** **** point, *** ****** **** a **** ** *** app *** **** ********* that ****** ***** *******.  However, * ***’* ***** that ** * **** function ** **** ******.  I ***** ****** **** those ********* ******* *** client ******** *** ** done ** *** ******* user *****.  ****, ** can ** ****** *** across ********, ******** *****, etc.  ** **** ***** loading *** ******* ** the *** ** **** easier.  *** *** ********* just ****** *** ***** view *** ** ********* all ** *** *******.  This ***** ** ********** helpful *** ***** ***** with **** *******.

********* ******** ********:  ***, the ****-**** **** ****.  In *********** **** *** push ************, * **** could ********* ******* *********** to ****** ***** ** talking ** *** ***********; just ** *** *******.  It ** *** **** a ******* ******** *******…. It ** **** *** to **** ****!

* **** **** ******* your *********.  *** ** know ** *** ***** like ************* ** ******** else. 

*'** ****** **** ** much ** ** *****, by ****** *** ***** in *** ****** *** dragging *** ***** **** an ***** ****** ** the ***. * ******* at ** ** ***** my ***** ** * customer.

****** ******** ********* ?

********* ******** *** ******* only.

** **** ******* ****** side ********* *** ******* cameras. 

*** ** **** *** it ***** ****.

******* ******** ******

* ******** ****** ** milestone ******** * *** years *** *** ******** “we **** ***** **** this” ********* *********’* ****** app. *’* ************ ** see ** ***** *** not ******** ** * significant ***. * **** their *** *** *** end ***** ** **** with ***** *** **** the ******. ****** *** some *********** ** **** in *** *** *** distant ******.

*** ****** ***** *** Digital ******** ******** ***. Amazingly ****** -  ************ with *** ****** ********.

****!!   , **** * saw *** **** ** this *******.....*** ****** ****** for *** ****** ** include *** *** ******* app's **** *****, ********** and ******'* **** *** even ****'* *** ******* NVR ******.   ***** *** the *********** ******* ********** companies....who *** ****** ** the ***** ********* ******.....

*** ****** *** *** above **** *********.....** **** we *** * **** Systems ********** *** ******** and ****** *******........*** ***** are *** **** ********* that **** ******** ******* for ***** **** ****** integration *******.  **** ** the ********* ****** ** the ******* ******* ********* in *** **** ******.......

********* *** ****** *****/ creep **** *** **** market *** ** *** low ****...*** * *** drivers *** *** **..*** some *******.......*** **** *********** I **** ******* ****.....

 

****

 

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***** ** ********** *******, we **** **** ********* VMS ************* ***** **** the ******* ****** *****. Our ***** ***** *** is ****** ***** ** the **** ******* **** VMSes (*.*., **** ******* shootout ******).

** ***'* **** ******** so *** ******** ** to **** *** ********* that *** **** ****** used.

*******, 

***** *** **** **** be *** *** **** active ** *** ***** / ******** *********** / residential ******. **** ******* on *** ************ / commercial ******.

** **** ******* **** that ****, **** *** CE ***'* *** ****** brands:

***** ** ******** ****** is *** ** ***** market *** **** *** not ** ********** / professional ********.

** ***** ****** ** some ***** **** *** consumer **** *** ************ and *** ***, *** focus *** ********* *** companies ** ********** *** different.

** ******* ******? (******)

*******,

** ***** ******* ***** / ****** **** ** our ****** ***** ** testing (*** ****** ********** *******) *** **** ******** to ******* **** ** tests ***** *******. * would ****** ******* ***** / ****** ***** ** near *** *** ** the **** *** ************* to ******* *** ****** mobile *** *********.

****,

** *** **** ****** a ****** ********* ** only ********** ** ** is ********* ******* **** hook ** ** * home ******* ******.....

*** *** ******* ** the *******.....*** ****** *** existent ** *** **** space.

*** ***** ****** ********* in *** ***** ***:

**********

****/********/********* ** ******

***** ***** ***** ******* with ********

**** ** **** **** of *** *****...*** **** cameras ****.....*** ***** ***.    **** ******* ******* have ******* **** **** directly **** ***** **** end *******.....*** ****.

**** ******* *** ********** Control4 *********** *******.....*** ** the ********** *****, *** business ***** ** ****** vendors **** **** ** around *** *** **** hall.....as *********** ****** *********** have ******* *** * very **** ****** ** time......cheapest **** ** **** the ******** ******....*** *********** is.

 

*** ***** ******* ******* in *** **** ****** are:

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**** **** **** **** the ** ****** ** the **** ******* ****** app *** ******* ** the *** *************.  ** the **** ***** ********** is ***** *** ******* vendor **** **** ****** good *********** **** **** control ****** ** *** most ******* ******.  **** just ********* *** ****** ago, **** *********** ** the ******* ****** *** with ***** ***.   **** home ******* ****** ******* only ******* *** ********* of *** *** *** can **** *** *** results *** *** ***** output ** *** ***.  Elan **** ******* *** incorporated ********* *** ******* and ******* ** *** recorded ***** **** *** home ******* ***....** *** don't **** * ********* app ** ****** ****** the ***.   **** ******** year * ****** **** other ******* ** ** such *** *** *** control *******.....

*** *** ***** ******* market *** **** * large ******** ** *** CEDIA ***** **** ***********......

 

*** ******* ***** *** report *** **** ******* to **** ***** ******** cloud ****** ********* *****.

******* *** * ***** Mobile *** ****** ******* Mobile. **** ******* *** that *** *** **** for * ********?

**** **** *** ********* last *******, ****** ** was ********. ** *** a******* ******** ****** *.* Test** *****, ** *** still ** **** ****.

**'** ****** **** **** in *** **** ******, Sean ** ** ******** this ****, ** * am **** ****** * high ***** ******** ** what ** **** ****.

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Masks Cause Major Facial Recognition Problems on Feb 24, 2020
Coronavirus is spurring an increase in the use of medical masks, which new...
VSaaS 101 on Mar 25, 2020
Video Surveillance as a Service (VSaaS) is the common industry term for cloud...
Worst NVR / VMS Manufacturers 2020 on Feb 10, 2020
For the second time in a row, a global manufacturer has been selected by...
30 Million Criminal Face Database Tested (Captis Intelligence) on Apr 27, 2020
30 million criminal mugshots are now available for facial recognition...
Seek Scan Thermal Temperature Screening System Tested on May 28, 2020
Now that IPVM has tested Dahua, Hikvision, and Sunell, we are returning to...
Use Access Control Logs To Constrain Coronavirus on Apr 09, 2020
Access control users have included capabilities that are not commonly used...
Hanwha Presents AI Analytics and First 8K Camera on May 11, 2020
Hanwha presented their AI Analytics and the "Industry's First 8K" camera at...

Recent Reports

VSaaS Will Hurt Integrators on Aug 06, 2020
VSaaS will hurt integrators, there is no question about that. How much...
Dogs For Coronavirus Screening Examined on Aug 06, 2020
While thermal temperature screening is the surveillance industry's most...
ADT Slides Back, Disappointing Results, Poor Commercial Performance on Aug 06, 2020
While ADT had an incredible start to the week, driven by the Google...
AHJ / Authority Having Jurisdiction Tutorial on Aug 06, 2020
One of the most powerful yet often underappreciated characters in all of the...
SIA Coaches Sellers on NDAA 889B Blacklist Workarounds on Aug 05, 2020
Last month SIA demanded that NDAA 899B "must be delayed". Now that they have...
ADI Returns To Growth, Back To 'Pre-COVID Levels' on Aug 05, 2020
While ADI was hit hard in April, with revenue declining 21%, the company's...
Exposing Fever Tablet Suppliers and 40+ Relabelers on Aug 05, 2020
IPVM has found 40+ USA and EU companies relabeling fever tablets designed,...
Indian Government Restricts PRC Manufacturers From Public Projects on Aug 04, 2020
In a move that mirrors the U.S. government’s ban on Dahua and Hikvision...
Directory of 201 "Fever" Camera Suppliers on Aug 04, 2020
This directory provides a list of "Fever" scanning thermal camera providers...
Face Masks Increase Face Recognition Errors Says NIST on Aug 04, 2020
COVID-19 has led to widespread facemask use, which as IPVM testing has shown...
Dahua Loses Australian Medical Device Approval on Aug 04, 2020
Dahua has cancelled its medical device registration after "discussions" with...
Google Invests in ADT, ADT Stock Soars on Aug 03, 2020
Google has announced a $450 million investment in the Florida-based security...
US Startup Fever Inspect Examined on Aug 03, 2020
Undoubtedly late to fever cameras, this US company, Fever Inspect, led by a...
Motorola Solutions Acquires Pelco on Aug 03, 2020
Motorola Solutions has acquired Pelco, pledging to bring blue back and make...
False: Verkada: "If You Want To Remote View Your Cameras You Need To Punch Holes In Your Firewall" on Jul 31, 2020
Verkada falsely declared to “3,000+ customers”, “300 school districts”, and...