Directory of Video Surveillance Startups

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Jul 18, 2018

This directory provides a list of video surveillance startups to help you see and research what companies are new or not yet broadly known entity in the market.

2018 State of Security Startups

Today, most of the major companies in the industry started between 1995 and 2005. However, new companies are seeing opportunities, and new funding available.

Inside this post, we overview and link to 40 different startups across:

  • VMS / VSaaS
  • Cyber Security / Networking
  • Analytics / Deep Learning AI
  • Cameras
  • PSIM
  • DIY / Residential
  • Drone / Robotics

**** ********* ******** * **** ** ***** ************ ******** ** help *** *** *** ******** **** ********* *** *** ** not *** ******* ***** ****** ** *** ******.

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****** **** ****, ** ******** *** **** ** ** ********* startups ******:

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VMS / *****

******* (***** ******)- ******* ** ****, ***** ****** ** *****'* ******* ** developing ** **********-***** ***** ********. *** ******* ** * *********** of ********** ******* **** *****, ***** **** ************ ******** *** development ********* **** *********. **** ***** ** ********-**-****** ******** *** camera *** ****** *********** ***** **** ******* ******** ***** *********.**** ********** ***************** **** ** **** ****. (**** ******* ******)

*******- **** ********* ******* ****** ***** "********" ***/*** *********, *******/***, and ********* ** ** ******** ******** ********. ************, ***** ** a **** ******** *********, ***** ******* ****** ***** *** ****** more ** * ***** ****** **** **** * ***** *** recording ******. ** ** ** ***-**-*** ********, *** *** ********* are *** ********* ** ***** *** *******. (**** ******* *******)

*******- ******* ** ****. **** ***** ** ***-**-*** ************ ******** consisting ** * *****-****** ****** *** ********** ******** *** * dome ****** ****** **** *** ******* *********.*******'* ********** ******* *********** **** ***, ******, *** *****/******. **** ********$** ******* ** ******* ** ****. (**** ******* ******)

******- ******* ** **** ** ********* **. **** ***** *****-***** video ********* *** **** *********/********* ********. **** *** ********* ********* retail ********* ******* *-* ****** ** ****-**** *******. **** ****** dedicated ******** ************ *** *** ***** ******* ******* ** ***** monthly ********* *****. (**** ****** *******)

***- **** *********-**-*-******* ******* **** ******* ****** ** *** ******** for ************* ******* ** ***** ** ****** *** ******** ***** video ********* *** *** ***** *******. **** **** ***** **-**** streaming ****** ********* *** ******* ******* ** ****** ****** *********. The**-*******'********* ***** * **.*. ** *********** *** ************ *******, *** a ****** ** ******** ** ******* *** ***** ********* *** video ******** *********.

Cyber ******** / **********

****- ******* ** ****** ** ****. **** *** ******** * platform *** ****** ************* ** **** ***** ****** ********/******** *** network ***************. **** **** ** **** * *********** **** ******** the ******* *** **** ******* ** ***** ****** ** * non-vulnerable ******. **** ******** ********* ******** *************** ** ******** ****** manufacturers' ********. *** ******** *** ********* ***** **** ********* *********** in ******* ******** ********. (**** **** ***********)

******- ******* ** ****, ***** **** ******** **** ******-******* ******** analytics ** ******* ** ****** *******'* *******, ***** *** ****** patterns, *** **** *** ****-**** **** ** ******* ******* *******. (**** ****** *******)

Analytics / **** ********

*********- ******* ** ****, **** ***** ** ***** ********* **** a ***** **********-***** ******** *********** ***** ********** ** ****** ****** ***********. ******** *** *****-******* * ***-**** ****-**** ********* ******* (***** ******* ** ****) ****** ******** ********* ********, *** **** ** ***** ******** industry **********. **** *** ********** ** **** ***** ******* ******* network ** ****, ********* **** ***** *********** *****.

*****- ******* ** **** ***** **-********, *** *** *** * ******** ** ******* ********** *** another *** ** * ******** ***, ****** ******** ********* (******, vehicles, *****) *** ***** ******** ******, *********** ******** ***** ** "google" ***** ***** ******* *** *** ***** **** ****. **** have *** ********* *******, *** **** ***** ** *********** *********** ***** *******. (**** ***** ******)

********- ******* ** ****, ** ********** ******, *** *** ******** *******, **** ***** ** **-***** ********* ********, ********:

** ******* *** **********-********* ******* ** ******* **** *** ****** sampling ** ***** ** *********** *** ******** ***** ****** ** nine ***** *** ******** ***** *******.

**** *** ********** ***** *** ****** ******** ** **** ** licensing ***** ********** ** ************* ** ******, ***********, ****-**** *******, etc. (**** ******** *******)

**** *******- **** **-***** ******* *** ******* ** **** ** ***,**. **** *****, ** * ****** ***** ********* *** ***** ********** *******. Their ********** *** ********* ** ****** ********* ********* ** *********** stores *** ******* **********, ** **** ** *****-***** ********* **** break **** * *****. **** ******* ** **** ******** *** own ********** ******** ** ******* *** ******* ** ******. (**** **** ******* *******)

*******- ******* ** ****, **** **-***** ******* ***** * ****-******** analytics ******** ******** *** ** ***-***** **** *******, ********* ********* capabilities ***** ***** **** ** **** ********* *** ******** ********. The********** ******** *********** ** ********* *** ****** ******* *** **** ** least * ******* ******* ** **** ******** *** **** ********** (**** ******* *******)

*******- ******* ** ****, **** ***** * *****-****** **** ******** that ******** ********* ********* **** ***** ****-****-****-************ ******* ********* ****** detecting *******. **** *** ********* ******** ********* **** ***** *** traditionally *** *** ****** ******** ******** **** ****** ** *******, small ******, *** ****** ******* ********. (**** ******* *******)

********- ******* ** ****, **** ***** ****** ** **-******* **** learning ***** *********, *** * ********* ****** ********** ***. **** are ********* ************ ***** ****** ********* *** ****** *******, *** retail. *** ********** ***** ******** ** ******* ****** ************* *** platform *********** *********. **** *** ****** ******* ********.

******- ******* ** ****, **** ***** * ***** *********** *********** using **** ** ******* ** ***** ***-****-******* ********** ** ******* low-light *****. (**** ****** ********* *********** ******)

***** ************- ** ********** *******, ***** *****-***** ******** ******** ***** *** detecting ******, ****, *** ********. ***** ************ *** ********** **** of*****.* *****-***** *********** ****** ********* ******. **** **** **** *** in **** ** ***** ** ********** ****** ********* ***** *********. They *** ******* **** *** ***** *** ********* *** *****-***** providers. (**** ***** ************ *******)

********- ******* ** **** ** **************** ******** ***** ****** *** *****-***** ******* ***** *********** *********. * differentiator ** ***** ******** *** ******* ** **** **** *** MJPEG ** *.*** ******, ******** *** ****** *** *** ***** plate ******. **** **** ****** **** ******** *********.******** ****** ****** ********* ** ****** *** ** **** ** *** (******* *********** ****) **** ********** *** ***-********** *** **** ********** ************. (**** ******** *******)

***** ************- ******* ** ****, **** ***** * ****** **** ** placed ** * ****** ******** ** ****** *** *** ** vaping ******* *** ********. **** **** ** ************** ***** ****, *** ** ********* *********, ** * ****** ********* ** a **** ****** ********. **** **** ******** ******** ****** ******* ***************** ***** **** ** *** ********** ** ******** ******** ** schools.

*********- ******* ** **** ** ******, **** ***** ****** ********* for ************ ******* *** ****** *******. ******'* ************* * *********** ********** ** ******** ****** ******** *** ******** experience.***** ******** * *% ***** ** *** *******, *** **** ******** ***** ******** ***** **** **** ********, Genetec, *** ***** ******** ******** *************. (** ******* ********* ****** $** *******)

******- **** **-***** ******* *** ******* ** **** *** **** offer *****-***** ** ********* *** ****** ****** *** ********** ******** users. *** ********* ***** ****** **************, ******** ***** *** **** recognition, *** **** **** ************ **** *********, *******, *** ******. Their******** ******** ************ ******** ********* **** ******* ******** *********** **********.

*******

******- **** ******* ******* ******** ***** ***** ****** ** ****, a *****-******** *******-******* **** **** ****** ** ** * **** of ******* *** ******** **************. **** **** ***** * *****-********** and ******* ********. (**** ****** *******)

**** ********- ******* ** **** ** ******* ********, **** **** *** ******** *** ******** ***, *** *** marketing ** ** ****** *** *** *********** ****** **** * focus ** **** ***** **********. **** **** ****** $*.** **** a ****** ** *********, ********* **** *****. (**** **** ******** *******)

** *******- ******* ** ****, **** ** ******* ****** * ****** solar-powered ******** ******** ****** ********, ***** *** ***** ********** ** emergency **********. *** ****** ******** ******** ********** ***** *********, ***** sensors *** ********* ********, *** ******** ******* ***** *********** *********.*** ********** ******* * ******* ** *********** ** **********, ***********, *** ********** manufacturing, *** **** **** **** *** ******** ******** ************. **** have ****** $**+ ** *******. (**** ** ******* *******)

******* **- ******* ** ******** ** ****, **** **** ********* ** open ******** ******** ******. ** *** ********* ** ** ************ and ********* *** ****** *** *******-****** ***********. *** ******** ******** is *********'* *** ****** *** ** *** ***** ** ** existing ******** ** ***/*** *******. (**** ********* *******)

****

***- ******* ** ****, ****** ** *****, ******, *** ******. In **** **** ******* ******** * *****-****** ****, ********* **** their ******** "********-**-******" ********** ********. ***** **** ****** ******** ** cameras, ****** ******* *********, ***, *** **** ******** *******. (**** *** *******)

**********- ***** ** *****, **** ***** * **** ********* ************ for ******** *****, *** ************/*********** ********. **** ***** *****-***** ****** management ********-**-*-*******. **********'*********** ******* ** *********** *********** ** *** *** *** ******** ********** with **** **** ********** **** *** *****, *** *** ******.

DIY / ***********

*****/**** ********- **** ******* ******* ****** ********** ******* *** * **** ******** ******* ** *********** *******. **** *** ******* * ***** ******** ****** **** ******* storage *** *-**** ******* ****. *** *** ** *****,****** ****, ******* ******** ******* ** *** ** *** *** ************ in *****, ******** ** * ******* ****** ** ******* ******** in *** ** *** * ***** ** ******. **** **** on ******** ******* ** ****** **** (**** ***** ******* ******)

*** *** ***- ******* ** **** ** **** ****, **, **** ***** a ****-******* ******* ******** ****** **** ***** *** **** ****** cameras, *** ************, **********, *** ********. **** **** ******** $** million ** ** *******, *** *** *** ** *** ****** product **** *** *** ****/****** *** *** ** ** *********** of *******,****** *****.

**** ****- ******* ** ****, **** ***** ******** ***** ** ***** and ******* ******* *** $** *** $** **** ** **** of **** ***** *******. *** ******* **** ******* ******* ***** for ***** *******. **** *** **** ** **-****** ********** *** have ******** ** *********** ****** ** **** *******. (**** ******* ****)

***** ******- ******* ** ****, **** *** ******** * ******-**-***-**** ***** wireless *** ****** *** ********** *******. **** ****** ** ***** powered *** **** * ******** *** ***** *** ************* **** Flock's *****-***** *******. ************* ***** *** ******, *** **** ********* ***** *** *** ********** **** *** within *** ******. **** *** ********* ***** ************* *** ***'* that **** ** ***** ******** ******* * ****-**** ***** *******. (**** ***** *******)

***- *********** ** ****, **** ****** **** $*.* ******* ** funding ** ******* * ************ ****** **** ***** **** * cartoon ***, *** * ********* ********** ***. *** ******** **** has * ****** ******, **********, *******, *** * ***** *** "eyes" ***** *** ** ***** ********** ** *****. *** ******* shipping ***-******* ***** ** ** ****** ****. (**** *** ******)

Drone / ******

********- ******* ** ****, **** ***** ** ********* ******* *********** for ****** *** ****** *******. ** ******** ****** ***********, ***** locations, *** ***** **** ****** ** *** **** ****** **** a ***** ** **** ** ******** ****'* *** **** ** a ****** *********. ***** ** **-******** ********, ********* *** *********** ******* ** *** ******* *********** **** ********* *** ***** ******** *******

**** ******- ******* ** **** ** *********** ** *** ******** *** ***** *** *** ******* *** Force, **** ***** * "*****-**-*-*******" *****. **** ********* ********** ****** guard **** *** **** ********** ************.

*********** ********- ******* ** ****, **** **** *** ***** ******* ********** to ***** ****** ** ********** ********. **** ***** * ********-******* Drone-as-a-Service ********, ********* * *****-***** *******, *******, *** ********* ****** for ***** *** ***** ********. **** **** ******** $*.* ******* in *******. (**** *********** *******)

*****- ******* ** ****, **** ***** * ******** ******** **** takes ***** ****** ******* *** ******** **** **** ** ** Mapping ********. *** *** ********* ** ************, ******** ********, *** Land ********* *********. ******** ********* ********** * **.*. ******** ****** *** **************.

*******- ***** ** ******* ******, ******* ****** * ******** *********** to ****** *** ****** ****** ** ** ****, ********* **** from ******* (** ******** *** ** *******). ***** ********** **** is **** ** ************ **** ***** ******* **********, *** ********** *****, *** **** **** *** ******** ******** specifically. *** ******* *** ****** $**.** ***** ******** ** ****, with $*** ** **** ****** ** * ******** **** *****. (**** ******* *******)

****** *****- *** ******* *** ******* ** **** ** ********** * robot ******** ***** **** ***** *** ****** ******** **********, ***** video *********, *** **** ******* * ***** ****** ** *****. Turing ***** ********* ******* ***** *** ***** ** ***** *********, using **** ****** **********, ***** *** **** ****** *********** ** China. ***** ********** **** ** **** ** ** *** ****:*** ** **, ****** **** *****. *** ******* *** ****** $* ******* **** *** (**** ****** ***** *******)

*** ********- ******* ** ****, *** *****-***** *** *** ********* **** they **** * "******** ********", **** *** **** ***** ** sell ******** ** *** **** ***** **** ******** *********, ******** with *********** *** ********. ************* ********** ** ***-******* **** **** ******** ******* *** ******* **** an ******* ***** *********. *** *** ****** * ***** ** ~$500,000 ** *******. (**** *** ******** *******)

********- ***** *********** ********* ******** ** ** * ***** ********** *** **-**** ***** guards. ******** ******* *** *** *****-***** ** ** ** ******** patrol **** "**-****". *** *** **-********, ********* ************* ************ ********* ******** ***** **.*. **** *** ******** ********* ** ******** Melon. **** ******** * $***,*** **** ********** ***** **********, *** ** ******* ******'* **** ********* **********, ** ****** 2016. (**** ******** *******)

*****- ******* ** ****** ** ****, **** *** ********** * self-propelled ******* **** **** ********** *******. **** ******* * ****** and ***** ******* **** *** ********* ****-****** ******* **** ***** can ******** *******. **** **** ********* ****** ******* *********** ********* ********, *** *** ******* ** ********** ********** ** ***-****. (**** ***** *******)

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

******* ******- ******* ** ****, **** ***** ** ***** * ********** streaming *** *** ******* ***. **** *** ********* ** ***/*** vendors *** **** ***** ******** ******** **** ***** ***** ****. Their **** ******** ****** ** **************** *********** * ***** * ********** ** ******** ***********, ********* ** Bosch ******** *******. (**** ********** ****)

******- ******* ** **** **** **-***** ******* ****** * ******** GPS ******** *** *** ********** ***, ******* ** ****-**** ******** and ********-***** ********. ****** ** **** ** **-******** ************* *******, *** *** ****** $*.* ******* ** *******. (**** ****** ****)

******* *****- ******* ** ****, **** **-**** ******* ****** ******-**** **** platform ***** **** ********** *** **** ********** ***** ******** ************. The *** ******** *** ********* ** *****. ***** ***,***** ******, ***** * ********** ** ******** *** *********** ***********. **** are ********* ***** *** ******. (******* ***** ** ******* *******)

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