Surveillance Operational Handbook 2012

Author: John Honovich, Published on Nov 11, 2012

We are excited to release our Surveillance Operational Handbook, a 50 page guide featuring 40+ charts/tables capturing what is being sold, used and deployed in the real world.

This guide will help you understand the actions of your peers or customers so you can make better decisions.

The key topics included are:

Business

  • Lifespan of Surveillance Systems Average
  • Camera Markup Averages
  • VMS Annual Support / License Fee Preferences
  • Maintenance Purchasing Preferences
  • Leasing Surveillance Preferences
  • Warranty Term Averages
  • Subcontractor Usage Averages
  • RFP Quality Satisfaction Rates

Operations

  • Storage Duration Averages
  • Storage Type Preferences (DAS vs SAN vs NAS)
  • Frame Rate Recording Averages
  • Recording Mode (Motion vs Continuous) Usage
  • Motion Detection: Camera vs Server Side Preferences
  • Camera Model Averages Per Project
  • Hard Drive Failure Rates
  • IP Camera Installation Tool Preferences
  • IP Video Network Deployment Preferences

Products

  • IP and MP Camera Adoption Rates
  • Video Analytic Usage Rates
  • Surveillance Monitor Preferences
  • PoE: Switch vs Midspan Preferences
  • Mobile Application Usage Averages
  • Wireless Surveillance Usage Rates
  • UPS Deployment Statistics
  • PTZ Usage Statistics
  • Video / Access Control Integration Rates
  • Varifocal vs Fixed Lens Preferences
  • IR Illuminator Usage Rates
  • Encoder Usage Rates
  • Hardware Usage Preferences
  • PSIM Deployment Rates

Review the Table of Contents for the Handbook and a sample section.

The total handbook is 50 pages and contains 40 charts/tables. While typical statistical reports cost thousands, this report is free for all IPVM members.

** *** ******* ** ******* *** ************ *********** ********, * 50 **** ***** ********* **+ ******/****** ********* **** ** ***** sold, **** *** ******** ** *** **** *****.

**** ***** **** **** *** ********** *** ******* ** **** peers ** ********* ** *** *** **** ****** *********.

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

********

  • ******** ** ************ ******* *******
  • ****** ****** ********
  • *** ****** ******* / ******* *** ***********
  • *********** ********** ***********
  • ******* ************ ***********
  • ******** **** ********
  • ************* ***** ********
  • *** ******* ************ *****

**********

  • ******* ******** ********
  • ******* **** *********** (*** ** *** ** ***)
  • ***** **** ********* ********
  • ********* **** (****** ** **********) *****
  • ****** *********: ****** ** ****** **** ***********
  • ****** ***** ******** *** *******
  • **** ***** ******* *****
  • ** ****** ************ **** ***********
  • ** ***** ******* ********** ***********

********

  • ** *** ** ****** ******** *****
  • ***** ******** ***** *****
  • ************ ******* ***********
  • ***: ****** ** ******* ***********
  • ****** *********** ***** ********
  • ******** ************ ***** *****
  • *** ********** **********
  • *** ***** **********
  • ***** / ****** ******* *********** *****
  • ********* ** ***** **** ***********
  • ** *********** ***** *****
  • ******* ***** *****
  • ******** ***** ***********
  • **** ********** *****

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

*** ***** ******** ** ** ***** *** ******** ** ******/******. While ******* *********** ******* **** *********, **** ****** ** **** for *** **** *******.

[***************]

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

********: **** ****** ** *** **** *** ******* ****. ***** you.

Login to read this IPVM report.
Why do I need to log in?
IPVM conducts unique testing and research funded by member's payments enabling us to offer the most independent, accurate and in-depth information.

Related Reports

Installing Box Cameras Indoors Tutorial on May 22, 2018
This tutorial starts our physical installation for video surveillance series, starting with Box Cameras, one of the oldest and most basic types....
Cybersecurity for IP Video Surveillance Guide on May 18, 2018
Keeping surveillance networks secure can be a daunting task, but there are several methods that can greatly reduce risk, especially when used in...
Installing Cameras in Plenums Tutorial on May 15, 2018
There is often confusion about plenum ceilings, with misinformation about what is required when running cables through them and mounting cameras...
Measuring For Security Installation Guide on May 15, 2018
Accurate measurement is a fundamental skill, yet many installers do not know how to do it. Using these tools are a key skill needed for security...
Genetec Clearance Face Detection / Redaction Test on May 14, 2018
Privacy regulations such as GDPR (EU Public Privacy), HIPAA (US Medical Privacy), and FERPA (US Student Privacy) are driving video surveillance...
Access Visitor Management Systems Guide on May 11, 2018
"Who are you, and why are you here?" Facilities that implement Visitor Management Systems hope they never need to ask that question to anyone,...
Access Control Card Printers Guide on May 03, 2018
Card printers are a core component of professional access control systems, often used as photos IDs and prominently displayed. Modern badges put...
IP Network Hardware for Surveillance Guide on May 02, 2018
Video surveillance systems depend on IP networking equipment. In this guide, we explain the key pieces of equipment and features, explaining where...
April 2018 IP Networking Course on Apr 19, 2018
This is the last chance to register for our IP Networking course. Register now. NEW - 2 sessions per class, 'day' and 'night' to give you double...
Key Control For Access Control Tutorial on Apr 16, 2018
End users spend thousands on advanced systems to keep themselves secure, but regularly neglect one of the lest expensive yet most important aspects...

Most Recent Industry Reports

Buy Arecont: Top Bid $10 Million Cash on May 22, 2018
Last year, Arecont had a deal for a purchase price of $170 million (see Failed Arecont China Acquisition). This year, Arecont has a deal for a...
Installing Box Cameras Indoors Tutorial on May 22, 2018
This tutorial starts our physical installation for video surveillance series, starting with Box Cameras, one of the oldest and most basic types....
The Hikvision Smart Classroom Behavior Management System on May 22, 2018
Hikvision's rapidly growing offering of analytics, which we most recently examined with Hikvision's ethnic minority analytics, is now going into...
Dahua Intrusion Analytics And VMD Tested on May 21, 2018
Dahua ships basic analytics on practically all their cameras, ranging from low cost to high end. To see how these analytics work in real world...
Exacq Improving Technical Support, Responding To Integrator Complaints on May 21, 2018
Exacq had been a long-term favorite of integrators, but since their 2014 Tyco acquisition, Exacq has fallen in IPVM integrator studies (though...
Best Manufacturer Technical Support 2018 on May 21, 2018
While 5 manufacturers made the worst technical support 2018 list, only 3 stood out as providing the best technical support to 190+ integrators in...
Stealth / UCIT - Remote Video Monitoring Provider Profile on May 18, 2018
Can 2 remote video monitoring companies, Stealth Monitoring from the US and UCIT from Canada combine to impact the market and compete in a changing...
Cybersecurity for IP Video Surveillance Guide on May 18, 2018
Keeping surveillance networks secure can be a daunting task, but there are several methods that can greatly reduce risk, especially when used in...
Forced Entry / Duress Access Tutorial on May 17, 2018
Even though access control normally keeps people safe, tragedies have revealed a significant issue. If users are forced to unlock doors for...
ADT Stock Drops 50% Since IPO on May 17, 2018
It has been a brutal 4 months for ADT. They first expected to IPO at ~$18. They IPOed at $14, dropping immediately to $12.39 And now, not even...

The world's leading video surveillance information source, IPVM provides the best reporting, testing and training for 10,000+ members globally. Dedicated to independent and objective information, we uniquely refuse any and all advertisements, sponsorship and consulting from manufacturers.

About | FAQ | Contact