Winners Losers Spring 2015

Author: John Honovich, Published on May 18, 2015

The industry is in the midst of major changes.

Consolidation, driven by commoditization and declining financials, is real. New products are moderately better than last year, but still not enough to stop the changes. This leaves most manufacturers struggling to adapt.

In this Spring's edition of Winner and Losers, we examine those three key themes (Consolidation, Commoditization and New Products), examining the fortunes of Axis, Avigilon, Arecont, Hikvision, Dahua, Samsung, Genetec, Milestone, Exacq, Pelco, Panasonic, Sony, Bosch, FLIR and Honeywell.

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