PSIM Deployment Statistics

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Nov 14, 2011

One of the most hype market segments of the past few years has been Physical Security Information Management (PSIM). The promise of integrating systems which were not designed to be integrated, and presenting system information to users via a single common interface has sparked the interest of many in the industry. However, skepticism abounds about PSIM's adoption.

In our recent integrator survey, we asked "How Often Do You Deploy PSIM?" The table below shows the results:

deploy psim rates

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Little ******** ******

*** **** **** ****** ****** *** ***** **** *** ********* PSIM *** *** **** ** ******. **** ** **** ** line **** **** ** **** ****. ** ***** *** **** a ******* ** * *********** **** **** **** ****** **** year, *** ***** *** ********* ** ******** ***********, **** ****** makes ** ***** *% ** ***** ***********.

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  • "***** ** *** ***** ** *** ************ *** **** ****** to *** *********, ** **** *** ***** ** ***********/****** ** sell ** **** ***."
  • "*****'* **** *** **** ************ ******* *** **, ***."

Functions ******** *** *** ** *** ********

**** ** ****'* ************* *** ** ******** ** ********* ******** VMS *** ****** ******* ********* ***** ********* ***** *******. *** top *** ******* ***** **** ** ********* *** ***** *** access *******, **** ********* ********* *** **** ***** ********* *****. Most ***** ** *** **** *** ******** ** ********** ********* of ****. **** *** ***** **** **** ************ ** * single ***** ** ****** ******** ****** *** ************, ***** ***** PSIM's ****** ***** ***** ************ * **** *****.

  • "*** **** ******** ** ***** ********. **** *********** ********** *** be *** ** ********* *** ********** (***-****) ******** ************."
  • "***** ** ** **** *** **** ** *** ******* * good ***"
  • "******** *** ** ****** ******* *** ********* ****** **** ****** up ** **** **** ** **** ****."

Confusion *******

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  • "**** ** ***** *** ** ***** **** ******** **** ** hard ** ******, ** *** ******** ******** *** ********* ******."
  • "*** ** **** **** * *****-******? *****'* *********** **** ***** just **** *** *****, ***********?"
  • "**** ***** **** **** * ********* **** **** ********. ** have *** **** ********** ** * **** ****** **** *** been ************ ** ***** ***** ****** *** ********* *******."

Genetec ** * ****?

******** *********** ***** ******* ** ** *********** ** ****, **** the ********* ********:

  • "* ***** **** **** **** ******* *******."
  • "**** ** *** ***** ************* *** ******** ******* ******** ****** Applications **** ******* ****, ****** *******, ******* ***** ***********, *** perimeter ********. "

**** ****** ** * ********* ****** ***** ***** **** *** VMS ************ ******* **** **** **** ** ****.

[****** ****: **** ********* ** ** * ***** ******, **** not * *** ** ******** *** ***, ** *** *** entrants. ***** **** ****** ************ **** ***********, ** ********** *******, which ***** *** ******* ********** * **** ** ******* *** role ** '****' ** **** *******.]

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