VSaaS Usage Statistics 2011

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Dec 27, 2011

Video Surveillance as a Service, also known as VSaaS for short, has been a topic of interest in the past year with Axis, along with well known incumbent integrators using Axis's AVHS platform, promoting VSaaS especially hard. In order to find out what integrators are seeing for themselves, we asked the following question of respondents in our Fall 2011 survey:

The Responses

* ***** ******** ** *********** (**%) ******** **** **** **** not ******** *** ***** ********. **** *** *** **********, ** we **** ***** ****** ***** **** ******* ********* ***** ***** from *********** *** *** *****. *** ******* *** *** ********* VSaaS **** ******, *** ********* ************, ******* ******, *** ******** concerns **** ******.

** *** ***** ****, ***** *** ******** ***** **** ***** has **** ******** ** ***** *******, ****** **% ***** ** is ****** ****. ** ******, *** **** ** ** ******* is ** ******* ********* ***** (******** ** *** *** ** this ****).

Bandwidth ************

***** ** ***** ***** ** ***** * ***** ******** *** very ***** *************, ** *** *-* ****** *****, ***** ********* fall **** *** ******** ** ***** ******. *******, **** ***** retail ************** ** *** **** ***** ****** ********* ** ******** to **** *******, ** **** ***** *** ****** *** ** cable ***********. **** *** **** ** ********* *********** (**********, ***** rate, *** *********) ** *** **** ** ******* ******** *******, neither ** ***** *** ********* *******.

  • "* **** ********** ** ** ********** ****** **** ***** **** DSL *** ***** ******** **********."
  • "*** *** *** ** ********* **** ** *** ******** ***."
  • "********* **** ** ** ** *** ****."
  • "**** *** **** *** ** *** ********* ****** **** ** did * **** ***** * ***** ***. *** * **** customers ******** ******* **** ***** **** ******* **** **** ******* their ******* ********* *** ******* ***** ** **********."
  • "* **** ** * ****** ***** *** ******* ************** (******** service) ** ********* *** *** **** ******. ** *** ******** will *** **** ** *** *** ****** **** ** *** company."

Pricing ********

** **** ********** ********* ******** **** *** ******* ********* ** VSaaS *********. ***** ******** **** ****** ** * ****** ** integrator ***********. ** ********** * **** ***, **** ***** *********, ** ******* ******* ******, **** ************ ROIs. ********** ** **** *******, **** *******.***'* ***** ********, **** **** ******* **** ******.

  • "*****'* **** **** *** *****/*********** ****** *** ***** ***."
  • "***** **** *** *** ******** ** *** ******** ****"
  • "** ***** ***** * ***** ***, *** *** ******** ** received *** *** *********. ** ******* ** ***** *** ******** until * ***** ****."
  • "**** **** ***'* **** ** *** *** ***** **** ***** now."

Security ********

******* ******* ****** ** *********** *** *** ********* ******** **** of ******* * ********'* ***** ***-****. ******, **** *** ***** have ***** **** *******, ** ****, ********** ** **** ***** from ***** ******** **-*****, ***** **** *** ********* ***** ** custody, ******* ** ******* ** ***-****.

  • "******* ****** ** *****"
  • "**** ********* *** ********* ** ***** ******** ** ***** ********** remaining ***** ***** ****** *******."
  • "******** **** ** **** ** '*****'"
  • "********* ***** **** ***** ***** ** ***** *****. ** ** on *** ********** ****. ** *** *********** **** ** **** quoted ** *** * *** ******* *** ******'* ******'* ****** a *** **** * *** ****** *******. **** ****** *** a *** ***, ******* **** ** **** ****."

Limited **********

***** ***** *** **** *** ** **** ******** (**%), *** majority ********* **** ***, **** ** ***** *****, *** ** has **** ******* ********** ***** ***** *********. * ****** **** expressed ****** **** *********** *** ******* *** ********* ******** ** VSaaS **. *********** *******.

  • "** *** ** ** ******* **** ** *** **** ***. Limited ************ ** ** **** **** ****** *** *******."
  • "**** *********...*** **** ** ***** ***"
  • "***, *** **** *** *** **** **** * ** * customers **** ********* ** *** ***********."
  • "** **** ************ **** ** - **'* *** * *** seller ** *** *******, *** ****'* ******** * *********** *******."
  • "******* ***, **** **. * ***'* ******* *** ***** ***** was ******** ** *** ** **** ** ********."
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