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Dahua Creates New Car Subsidiary as Current Electric Car Firm Struggles

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Dahua has started a new "intelligent" car subsidiary, even as its current electric vehicle startup struggles with lower-than-expected sales, negative media coverage, and a crashing PRC car market. Dahua's first move into electric cars was in 20...

By Charles Rollet - 10 days ago

TVT / InVid White Light Camera Tested Vs Hikvision ColorVu

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With mega China manufacturers Dahua and Hikvision facing both bans and human rights abuse sanctions, many budget buyers are turning to smaller China manufacturers such as TVT. But how well do TVT cameras work vs. Hikvision? We bought and tested...

By Derek Ward - 11 days ago

Facial Recognition 101

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Facial recognition interest, use and fear is increasing. This guide aims to teach you the fundamentals of facial recognition. Inside we cover: Face Detection Face Recognition 1:1 vs 1:N Cooperative vs Uncooperative Resolution / Image Req...

By IPVM Team - 11 days ago

Detecting Coronavirus Fevers With Thermal Cameras

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Demand for thermal cameras as a tool for authorities to help detect fevers has skyrocketed as coronavirus spreads across the world. But there are significant concerns about how accurately they work. In this report, we examine: Biggest accura...

By Ethan Ace, John Honovich, and Charles Rollet - 14 days ago

Hikvision AI Training In Xinjiang Paramilitary Base, Now Denies

Hikvision has been listing AI training in a Xinjiang paramilitary base that bans Uyghurs from participating. However, Hikvision is now denying it and deleted evidence. This revelation comes despite Hikvision's repeated claims amid US sanctions ...

By IPVM Team - 19 days ago

Directory of Companies Dropping ISC West 2020

UPDATE: As companies continue to drop out of ISC West, this is a central directory to see who is dropping out. Note: The directory is not complete as not all companies are publicly announcing this and some are planning to simply no show or s...

By John Honovich - 22 days ago

JCI Slashes ISC West Booth 88.8%

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The mega-booth at the main entrance of the ISC West show floor is now more. JCI confirmed to IPVM, saying:

By John Honovich - 23 days ago

VMS 101

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This guide teaches the fundamentals about video management software. Inside, we cover: NVR vs VMS Viewing Video - What are common client features? Layouts? Camera Lists? Timeline? Searching Video - How is video searched for? Time? Motion? ...

By IPVM Team - 26 days ago

Dahua CEO Is Out

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Dahua CEO Li Ke has resigned less than 3 years after he was brought in from Huawei to professionalize management. Inside this note, we examine what happened, Dahua's most recent financials and the future for Dahua.

By Charles Rollet - 30 days ago

Motorola / Avigilon Drops ISC West

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Motorola Solutions has pulled out of ISC West 2020 effective immediately, because of coronavirus concerns, IPVM has learned. This is done amidst a rising debate over coronavirus - Cancel or Not? Industry Split Over ISC West, and over 100 China ...

By John Honovich - about 1 month ago

Cancel or Not? Industry Split Over ISC West

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The industry is split, polarized, over whether ISC West 2020 should run or be canceled. New IPVM survey results of 400+ respondents show heated responses on both sides. Inside this report, we share dozens of manufacturer and integrator respons...

By John Honovich - about 1 month ago

China Manufacturer Suffers Coronavirus Scare

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Uniview suffered a significant health scare last week after one of its employees reported a fever and initially tested positive for coronavirus. The case sparked an online frenzy and prompted Uniview to isolate the employee's colleagues, but, two ...

By Charles Rollet - about 1 month ago

ISC West 2020 Removes China Pavilion, No Plans To Cancel Or Postpone

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ISC West plans to go on next month, amidst concerns over coronavirus. However, the Asia / China Pavilion has been removed, show organizers confirmed to IPVM. Inside this note, we examine: ISC West input on how the show is handling concerns o...

By John Honovich - about 1 month ago

PRC Warns Against China Video Surveillance Hacks, Hikvision Targeted

Hackers are targeting China video surveillance manufacturers and systems, according to the PRC's main cyber threat monitoring body. The hackers claim to be pro-Tibet activists seeking to damage Chinese firms "collaborating with and servicing th...

By Charles Rollet - about 1 month ago

Glossary / Acronyms for Video Surveillance

This directory provides definitions and explanations for over 70 common video surveillance industry terms, including links to related IPVM tutorials and guides. This directory will be continuously updated. If there is a term you want to be incl...

By IPVM Team - about 2 months ago

China DVR/NVR Backdoor Discovered, Huawei Refutes

A backdoor was found in Chinese-produced DVRs and NVRs that secretly allowed access to the recorders. While it was first attributed to Huawei (HiSilicon), Huawei subsequently refuted their involvement. Inside this report, we explain: How the...

By Sean Patton and John Scanlan - about 2 months ago

Coronavirus Impacting Hikvision and China Manufacturers

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The coronavirus epidemic spreading through China has started to impact video surveillance manufacturers. In this note, we examine what is happening, how long experts say it might last, what Hikvision has already done and how it might impact var...

By Charles Rollet - about 2 months ago

Axis Discontinues Companion Hardware, Fully NDAA Compliant

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Axis will be fully NDAA compliant, as the company has confirmed to IPVM it is discontinuing its Companion hardware that used Huawei Hisilicon chips. This has notable implications both as a response to the US government ban of Dahua, Hikvision, ...

By John Honovich - about 2 months ago

"Hikvision Football Arena" Lithuania Causes Controversy

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Controversy has arisen in Lithuania over Hikvision becoming a soccer team's top sponsor and gaining naming rights to their arena, with one local MP even comparing the company to the "Gulag or Gestapo". In this note, we provide an overview of th...

By Charles Rollet - 2 months ago

Intersec 2020 Final Show Report

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IPVM spent all 3 days at the Intersec 2020 show interviewing various companies and finding key trends. We cover: Middle East Enterprise Market Challenges Strong Demand for AI Impact of Lack of privacy regulations VSaaS Shift Slow Axis In...

By Charles Rollet - 2 months ago

Hikvision Global News Reports Directory

Hikvision has received the most global news reporting of any video surveillance company, ever, ranging from the WSJ, the Financial Times, Reuters, the NY Times, SCMP and more. This directory catalogs and links to 100+ of them. March 2020 Polic...

By IPVM Team - 2 months ago

US Gov China Commission (CECC) Cites IPVM on Hikvision

The US Congress agency monitoring PRC human rights has cited IPVM's coverage of Hikvision's extensive Xinjiang activities in its flagship annual report. The report, which mentions Hikvision almost two dozen times, urges further US government ac...

By Charles Rollet - 3 months ago

2020 Video Surveillance Cameras State Of The Market

Each year, IPVM explains the main advances and changes for video surveillance cameras, based on our industry-leading testing and reporting. This is the 5th year we are doing this, compare to: 2019 Video Surveillance Cameras State of the Mark...

By Ethan Ace and John Honovich - 3 months ago

Positive Outlook for 2020

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Integrators are overall strongly positive for 2020, according to new IPVM statistics: This continues the trend for integrator sentiment in 2019 and 2018. Inside this note, we examine the main reasons for the positive sentiment, including dozen...

By IPVM Team - 3 months ago

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