Winners Losers Fall 2015

Author: John Honovich, Published on Oct 12, 2015

There's a lot of losing right now, unfortunately.

The industry is moving into year 2 of sharp camera price declines. Combined with the maturation / saturation of the IP camera market and the growth of HD analog, the industry is experiencing significant challenges.

In this report, we examine the specific winners and losers, based on new product releases and notable industry moves this year.

Plus, we provide a 1 hour audio recording that provides detailed color commentary on the major players and major shifts occuring.

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Comments (15)

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