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The Problem of Buying from Big Companies

Big companies like GE, Tyco, Bosch, Cisco and Honeywell make a broad range of mostly mediocre, overpriced video surveillance products that take adv...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Analytics - To Lead or Not to Lead

I'm not much for Shakespeare, but this is a good question. Over the past few years, many security companies have been leading into an Enterprise IP...

By IPVM - about 12 years ago

ASIS 2008 Announcements Review

Megapixel cameras, storage solutions and managed video are the 3 areas with the greatest momentum of new product annoncements. A brief review of ea...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

ASIS Exhibitor Floor Traffic Weak 2008

Traffic on the exhibit floor looks weak.  I had a couple of colleagues guess. Their estimates range from 10% - 30% less than the last few years.  W...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

How Apple Impacts Video Surveillance

Apple's interest in video surveillance is generating significant interest. This report examines the key areas where Apple will (and will not) impac...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Do Video Analytics Work?

Manufacturers say video analytics work.  Customers and integrators often say they do not.  Are manufacturers simply lying? Are customers simply uni...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Recession Starts to Impact Video Surveillance

Companies are starting to downsize and reorganize.  Reports from a variety of companies indicate this growing trend.  The impact seems hardest amon...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

How to Migrate from Analog to IP Cameras

Migrating from analog to IP can be tricky, mainly because most everyone has existing infrastructure in place. You rarely can simply throw out that ...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Top 3 Problems with Choosing Open Systems

While being 'open' is the trend, 'openness' is vague, claimed by all and underestimated in its difficulty to achieve. If you are buying or specifyi...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Demonstrating the Value of Megapixel Cameras

One of the most exciting impacts of megapixel cameras is how they enable improvements in system designs that deliver better surveillance. This repo...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Understanding Video Surveillance APIs

While APIs are key to 'open' platforms, they are a frequently misunderstood and over-hyped aspect of physical security. While APIs can provide grea...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Using Video Analytics for Building Automation

Using video analytics beyond security may be the most important trend in video analytics.  While marketing and business intelligence applications h...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Will BRS Labs Revolutionize Video Analytics?

Recently, BRS Labs announced its company to great fanfare.  Indeed, BRS Labs has a very interesting offering but great questions remain about its u...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Danger of Buying Packages

A dangerous and mass movement is underway for video surveillance companies to sell you packages. Packaging together cameras, encoders and IP video ...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Examining Video Surveillance Storage Clusters

In the next few years, we will see a significant transition away from storing video inside DVR/NVR servers. This 'on-board' storage will be replace...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Introduction to City Wide Video Surveillance

While the publicity goes to mega-cities deploying video surveillance, city wide video surveillance is becoming very cost-effective, valuable and vi...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

SightLogix Video Analytics Examined

SightLogix is optimizing a video analytics solution for outdoor use in harsh weather conditions and over large areas. The product aims to be more ...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

The Impact of PCI Compliance on DVR and NVRs

Surveillance vendors who sell to retail merchants have undoubtedly heard about PCI compliance, but may not understand exactly what it is and how it...

By Dave Nieweg - about 12 years ago

How Cell Phones Will Become CCTV Cameras

In a move foreshadowing the future of video surveillance, the NYPD is launching a service for anyone to upload video of crimes captured on their ce...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Megapixel Cameras - The Future of CCTV

Megapixel IP security cameras deliver one great benefit that traditional analogue CCTV cameras just cannot match, you'll all be using them tomorrow...

By IPVM - about 12 years ago

IP vs CCTV

An in-depth Q&A with industry leaders on IP vs CCTV has been published by Security Technology and Design magazine. I have summarized interesti...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago


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