History of Video Surveillance
on Sep 22, 2016
This is a concise history of video surveillance covering the past decade.
The goal is to help professionals newer to the industry understand...
ONVIF Profile G Video Storage Test
on Aug 26, 2016
A standard to retrieve video stored on 3rd party devices. This is the aim of ONVIF Profile G.
The proprietary nature of accessing recorded video...
Vote Results - Next Big Thing 2020
on Sep 14, 2015
Over 230 integrators and manufacturers told us what they believe will be the next big thing in video surveillance 5 years from now, in 2020.
Warning: Case Studies Can Get You Sued
on Feb 24, 2015
What do 24 Hour Fitness, Barnes and Nobles and multiple hospitals have in common?
They have all been sued in the past few months, with their...
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...