Elerts Push Into Video Surveillance

By: Brian Rhodes, Published on Sep 03, 2014

Elerts, a mobile alerting startup, is pushing into video surveillance, led by integrations with big name VMSes and hiring of OnSSI's former national sales manager.

In this note, we examine Elerts' positioning, video surveillance integration, pricing and business case.

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