Certain IQinVision cameras can record locally without the need for network bandwidth or a third party management system. Their Event Recording System solution is offered as a kit with storage and software license bundled together. It will be a modest premium (cost for the storage and software license) over existing cameras. It is meant for small camera deployments. While it has some similarities to Mobotix's de-centralized architecture, it is not designed nor intended to be a general replacement for 3rd party VMS (as Mobotix is).
Arcules Favorability Results 2019
on Mar 08, 2019
Arcules has amazing advantages. Tens of millions of funding from Canon. Unlimited access to Milestone's source code (see our test results).
Salient CompleteView 20/20 VMS Tested
on Feb 27, 2019
In IPVM's last test of Salient 3 years ago, we found various problems and deficiencies.
Now, Salient says their new CompleteView 20/20 "unified...
Sales Cuts At Rasilient
on Feb 19, 2019
Over the past 2 years, video surveillance storage specialist Rasilient has expanded its workforce significantly, aiming to build its own branded...
Cisco Meraki Cloud VMS/Cameras Tested
on Feb 13, 2019
Cisco Meraki says their cameras "bring Meraki magic to the enterprise video security world".
According to Meraki, their magic is their management...
Exacq's Cloud Drive Storage Tested
on Feb 04, 2019
Less than a year after acquiring cloud video company Smartvue, Exacq has launched its 'cloud drive storage' offering.
We see the VSaaS market...
Designing Access Control Guide
on Jan 30, 2019
Designing an access control solution requires decisions on 8 fundamental questions.
This in-depth guide helps you understand the options and...
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Hikvision Favorability Results 2019
on Mar 18, 2019
Hikvision favorability results declined significantly in IPVM's 2019 study of 200+ integrators. While in 2017 Hikvision's favorability was...
ONVIF Favorability Results 2019
on Mar 15, 2019
In the past decade, ONVIF has grown from a reaction to the outside Cisco-lead PSIA challenge, to being the de facto video surveillance standard...
Installation Course - Last Chance
on Mar 14, 2019
This is the last chance to register for the March Installation course.
This is a unique installation course in a market where little practical...
City Physical Security Manager Interview
on Mar 14, 2019
This physical security pro is the Physical Security Manager for the City of Calgary. He is a criminologist by training with an ASIS CPP credential....
OpenALPR Acquired By Mysterious Novume
on Mar 13, 2019
Startup OpenALPR has been acquired by Novume, a company virtually unknown in the industry.
While there are many LPR providers (see our directory),...