Awards (34)

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Distributors Dealing Direct to End Users

While the typical role of security distributors is facilitating sales of products between manufacturers and integrators, significant evidence points to a number of distributors dealing direct to end users. Among industry people, this is a...

By John Honovich - almost 11 years ago

ISC Nearly Triples Number of Surveillance NPS Awards

Despite struggling to identify truly innovative products over the last few years, ISC West is nearly tripling the number of video surveillance awards offered for their upcoming 2011 show. Last year, SIA granted 3 surveillance awards for...

By John Honovich - almost 11 years ago

Is Axis the IP Video Surveillance Vendor of the Year?

Frost & Sullivan has awarded Axis Communications the IP Video Surveillance Vendor of the Year award. The awards were given to those who "demonstrated market-leading revenue growth and business innovation ... and are continuing to succeed in...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

Should ASIS Endorse Products? (Results)

Vote and make your voice heard on ASIS' product awards. For the first time, ASIS has issued awards to manufacturers [link no longer available]. Called ASIS Accolades, ASIS recognizes what it calls "Security's Best" - a list of 10...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Riskiest Companies 2009 - BRS Labs and TimeSight

BRS Labs and TimeSight are likely the riskiest video surveillance companies. With extensive marketing campaigns and multiple awards received from questionable award programs, they are creating a lot of noise and obscuring significant...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Awards Benefit Manufacturers -- Not Users

Awards assist manufacturers in selling products rather than identifying the best solutions for user's needs. This is a growing concern as the number of awards are increasing substantially. This month [September 2009], both ASIS [link no longer...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Do Not Trust Frost & Sullivan Awards

Frost & Sullivan awards are common in the security industry. In the last decade, Frost has named dozens of video surveillance companies award winners. Winners have marketed their awards heavily in press releases, presentations and...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Red Herring Award

Video analytics vendor Vidient announced that it received a Red Herring award. Vidient has been struggling for a long time (and to be fair so have most of their peers). But a Red Herring Award is joke. Not only does Red Herring have little idea...

By John Honovich - almost 13 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 each follows after 2 general observations: Traffic was light as I wrote earlier.  I am interested to...

By John Honovich - about 13 years ago

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