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IPVM's independent reporting is divided into 3 categories: (1) Public, (2) Info+: news, profiles, tutorials, etc. and (3) Research: tests, shootouts, competitive and financial analysis.

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Furlough Examined

The local Fresno news is reporting that Pelco will be furloughing employees [link no longer available] this summer. Pelco responded via email,...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Q1 09 Financial Results Announced

March Networks released it financial results this week, confirming 2% revenue growth Q1 09 compared to Q1 08. This is consistent with their...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Survey Stats on Convergence

Security Magazine recently released convergence survey results from large scale security departments. Here are some interesting aspects: 70% of...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Expanding Support Offerings

The complexity of IP Video software demands causes difficulties for many integrators (especially relative to the simplicity of DVRs). This week,...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

PSIM Companies Dangerous Positioning

Another pro-PSIM magazine article: This article focuses on all things that PSIM must do. Essentially, it must do everything - total...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Baseline / Main / High Profiles

In a May Pelco seminar, Pelco advocacted of High Profile H.264. H.264 provides a variety of profiles and levels (H.264 is more like a family of...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

How Good are Security Manager's PCs?

User's PCs have a significant impact on video surveillance systems. While video may be processed and stored on optimized dedicated servers,...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

New Product Offering

Salient Systems has released a new product offering, called ONE [link no longer available], that offers their IP video software without enterprise...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

IP Video Software Price Points

Two important points about IP video software - tiering price levels and the value of enterprise management. MSRP around $100 USD seems to be the...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

ByRemote Overview

ByRemote is one of the first companies to enter Managed Video/ Video Surveillance as a Service. Given the high level of interest in this area, I...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Pivot3 Product Update

Pivot3 now has two product models - the Databank [link no longer available] and the CloudBank [link no longer available]. The difference between...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Don't Smile! Face Recognition Rules

While facial recognition for identification verification (like Driver's Licenses) continues to expand, the technology suffered a PR black eye this...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

VCA Technologies Examined

VCA Technology is a relatively new entrant in the video analytic market (UK based company founded in 2007 with core team members previously at PI...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

P-Iris Claims to Improve Megapixel Cameras

Axis announced an upcoming product enhancement that aims to improve megapixel image quality. Called P-Iris (for Precise Iris), it is an alternative...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

How to Sell Cisco Video Surveillance

Cisco has released an 8 page guide for their partners on how to sell Cisco video surveillance for small and medium size businesses. Most of it is...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Observations on ACTi's Strategy

A May 2009 press release from ACTi demonstrates 3 interesting characteristics about ACTi's strategy and market approach. The press release is about...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Megapixel Cameras Released

Continuing the trend of new manufacturers offering megapixel cameras, US vendor 3xLogic just announced the release of a series of 1.3 and 2MP domes...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Is SVC the Next Big CODEC?

SVC, or Scalable Video Codec, can dynamically change the resolution and bit-rate of video streams. This is extremely important for security...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago

Releases CCD Megapixel Camera

With megapixel becoming more commonplace, manufacturers are starting to focus on improving image quality and nigh-time performance (for instance,...

By John Honovich - over 14 years ago


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