Hikvision Attacks IPVM
on Mar 20, 2017
Hikvision has attacked IPVM repeatedly over the last month, both in the international press and in its dealer communications.
Beware Scam Market 'Research'
on Mar 15, 2017
The 'data' and 'research' that headlines many articles is a scam, perpetuated by a variety of Indian firms that have exploited the carelessness and...
Avigilon Favorability Results
on Feb 27, 2017
One of the fastest growing companies has turned into one of the rockiest, as cooling growth, management turnover and a roller coaster stock price...
Axis: "Everything is IP" - False
on Feb 24, 2017
Axis is congratulating itself, with executive Fredrick Nilsson declaring:
"Now the conversion is all done and everything is IP and analog is...
Hitachi Taking On Security Industry
on Feb 09, 2017
Hitachi, bigger than Sony and Panasonic overall, with $89 billion USD 2016 total revenue, is expanding into the security industry. They are...
IPVM For PR / Marketing People
on Jan 25, 2017
This post helps PR and Marketing people understand and productively work with IPVM (as much as possible given our independent, often critical,...
Most Recent Industry Reports
Hikvision Removing Auto 'Phone Home'
on Mar 24, 2017
Facing pressure over their cameras auto phoning home and their Chinese government ownership, Hikvision has begun quietly removing automatic...
OpenEye Takes Aim At Exacq
on Mar 23, 2017
First Milestone targeted Exacq with a takeover offer, and now OpenEye is gunning for them with an offer to swap out Exacq for their cloud-managed...
Lock Keyways For Access Control Guide
on Mar 23, 2017
Lock keyways can be the difference between a lock working or not. Understanding keyways is important for access control. Indeed, a member recently...
ADI Favorability Results
on Mar 22, 2017
150 North American integrators provided feedback on 6 distributors, and why they do (or do not do) business with ADI.
ADI is clearly a big name in...
Glass Break Sensor Tutorial
on Mar 21, 2017
Burglars often break glass windows to get into a house. Using glass break detectors in conjunction with alarm contacts is a good way to protect the...