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Pelco Favorability Results 2019 (PRO Only)

Pelco had a significant favorability problem amongst integrators in our previous study (see 2016 Pelco results). Now, in the first edition of our ...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago | 9 Comments

Bad: Dahua Villa Video Doorbell Tested (PRO Only)

Doorbells are one of the hottest segments in the residential market but Dahua's Villa Video Doorbell is the worst we have tested.   We bought and...

By Brian Rhodes - about 1 month ago | 25 Comments

Spring 2019 IP Networking Course

You can register for the Spring 2019 IP Networking course here. This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance ...

By John Scanlan - about 1 month ago | 2 Comments

CES 2019 Show Report (PRO Only)

IPVM was at CES 2019 for the second year (see our CES 2018 Show Final Report) and is reporting on announcements and interesting news from the show ...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago | 12 Comments

NTP / Network Time Guide For Video Surveillance (PRO Only)

Inaccurate time can lead to missing or inadmissible video, yet this topic is often overlooked, with cameras and servers left defaulted, synchronize...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago | 32 Comments

Wavelynx Access Control Manufacturer Profile (PRO Only)

Denver-based WaveLynx is not well known as an access reader manufacturer, but OEMs for big industry brands including Amag, Isonas (Allegion), Brivo...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago | 2 Comments

Worst Products Tested In Past Year (PRO Only)

IPVM has done over 100 tests in the past year. But which products performed the worst? Which ones should users be most aware of? In this report, ...

By Ethan Ace - about 1 month ago | 8 Comments

Managed Video Services UL 827B Examined (PRO Only)

Historically, UL listings for central stations have been important, with UL 827 having widespread support. However, few central stations have adop...

By Dan Gelinas - about 1 month ago | 3 Comments

H.265 / HEVC Codec Tutorial (PRO Only)

H.265 support improved significantly in 2018, with H.265 camera/VMS compatibility increased compared to only a year ago, and most manufacturers shi...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 21 Comments

Motorola Acquires VaaS / Vigilant LPR (PRO Only)

Less than a year after Motorola Solutions spent a billion to acquire Avigilon, the company has made another major acquisition spending nearly a hal...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 6 Comments

2019 Video Surveillance Cameras Overview

Each year, IPVM summarizes the main advances and changes for video surveillance cameras, based on our industry-leading testing and reporting. Th...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 3 Comments

IPVM Best New Products 2019 Opened - 70+ Entrants

The inaugural IPVM Best New Product Awards has been opened - the industry's first and only program where the awards are not pay-to-play and the awa...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 25 Comments

Project Documentation Forms & Work Order Tutorial (PRO Only)

This form may be one of the most important tools integrators ever have doing install and service work. Inside we provide a sample template form,...

By Brian Rhodes - about 2 months ago | 4 Comments

Infinova Deletes Xinjiang References, Hiding Evidence (PRO Only)

Infinova has deleted all posts about Xinjiang on its website due to IPVM’s investigation of its business ties there and successfully directed indus...

By Charles Rollet - about 2 months ago | 2 Comments

CyberExtruder Face Recognition Profile (PRO Only)

CyberExtruder offers 3D modeling face recognition software that they say provides quicker and more accurate matches than other 2D face recognition...

By Sean Patton - about 2 months ago | 2 Comments

Axis Tailgate Detection Tested (PRO Only)

Axis is aiming to tackle tailgating, one of access control's biggest issues, with the Tailgating Detector ACAP application. This camera app claims ...

By Rob Kilpatrick - about 2 months ago | 17 Comments

OnSSI Co-Founders Are Out (PRO Only)

OnSSI's co-founders, Gadi Piran and Mulli Diamant, are out of the company just a week after they were acquired by Qognify. This breaks the common ...

By John Honovich - about 2 months ago | 38 Comments

Surveillance Codec Guide (PRO Only)

Codecs are core to surveillance, with names like H.264, H.265, and MJPEG commonly cited. How do they work? Why should you use them? What issues may...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 13 Comments

"At Hikvision, We Build Trust" (PRO Only)

Hikvision has joined a growing number of video surveillance manufacturers marketing their trustworthiness. In a recent trade magazine full page ad...

By John Honovich - about 2 months ago | 12 Comments

Last Chance - Security Sales Course 2019

This is last chance to register for the IPVM sales course: This sales course is customized for the needs and challenges specific to professional...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago | 4 Comments

Cable Strapping For IP Camera Networks (PRO Only)

Many say using zip-ties is asking for problems. And BICSI prohibits them. But many video surveillance integrators use them regularly. What should y...

By Brian Rhodes - about 2 months ago | 9 Comments


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