Most industry people are well aware that video surveillance attracts far more interest than access control/PSIM. An August 2010 acknowledgment by a website focused on convergence provides further validation of that point.
SecuritySquared examined their web traffic to discover:
"Anything that's remotely video-connected is sure to pull heavy numbers. Articles about identity and access management/access control definitely are sort of the art house features next to the video blockbusters. "
Our traffic patterns are quite similiar. Becuase we are video focused site, some access/PSIM proponents dismiss our traffic patterns. However, SecuritySquared aggressively focuses on convergence, access, PSIM, etc; Publishing dozens of articles (perhaps more than 50) on those topics in the last year.
This is one indicator of the relative challenges PSIM/convergence products face in adoption compared to video.
Related Reports on PSIM
Directory of Video Surveillance Startups
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...
IFSEC 2018 Final Show Report
on Jun 20, 2018
IPVM attended the IFSEC show for the first time this year.
The Chinese took over the show, centered on Hikvision, flanked by Dahua, Huawei and a...
ASIS Show 2017 Final Report
on Sep 27, 2017
ASIS is in Dallas for 2017 and this is our final show report (compare to our 2016 ASIS show report).
When walking in, one is greeted with Dahua's...
CNL PSIM Profile
on Sep 06, 2017
CNL has been one of the strongest advocates for PSIM, as one of the earliest entrants into the market releasing their command and control software...
Genetec Mission Control Tested
on Jul 13, 2017
Genetec continues to move up market with their Mission Control, "Decision Support System", bringing PSIM-like procedures and incident management to...
Tyco PSIM Proximex End of Life
on Mar 06, 2017
The end of life for Tyco's PSIM Proximex is here, with no more product releases coming and 3 years of remaining support.
Inside this post, we...
Milestone App - PSIM Lite (Alesys)
on Feb 09, 2017
Milestone has many features in their VMS, but it is not a PSIM.
Italian PSIM developer Alesys thinks sensor integrations and alarm management can...
Most Recent Industry Reports
Integrator Laptop Guide
on Oct 16, 2018
This 18-page guide provides guidance and statistics about integrator laptop use. 150 integrators explained to IPVM in detail about their laptops,...
Huawei Admits AI "Bubble"
on Oct 16, 2018
A fascinating article from the Chinese government's Global Times: Huawei’s AI ambition to reshape industries.
While the Global Times talks about...