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Directory of Video Intercoms

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Video Intercoms, also known as Video Door-Phones or Video Entry Systems, have been growing in the past decade as more and more IP camera manufacturers enter this segment. This directory tracks the players in this market, contrasts Video Interco...

By IPVM Team - 3 days ago

Chinese Government Increases Hikvision Ownership

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The Chinese government - Hikvision's controlling shareholder - is increasing its ownership of the video surveillance giant amid sharp stock price declines, the US considering sanctions, and Hikvision's president saying they are focusing on surviva...

By Charles Rollet - 4 days ago

Directory Of Video Doorbells

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Video doorbells are one of the fastest growing categories in video surveillance, especially among residences. The optimal placement of these cameras and their added functionality as a communication device drives their popularity in the market. Thi...

By IPVM Team - 10 days ago

Unisight Company Profile

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Hikvision's largest US OEM, LTS has started to carry Unisight, whose products (shown below) look a lot like Hikvision's rival Dahua: Who is Unisght? Just another OEM? And if they are, why would LTS sell them? Inside this note, we examine Unisi...

By Robert Shih - 15 days ago

Hikvision President Addresses AI and USA Challenges

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In frank recent China interviews, Hikvision's President Hu Yangzhong has addressed challenges impacting the video surveillance industry and Hikvision, in particular, saying the world's largest security manufacturer is now focusing on "survival" as...

By Charles Rollet - 16 days ago

Wyze Explosive Growth Disrupting Consumer IP Camera Market

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Wyze, a company founded only in 2017, is poised to disrupt the consumer IP camera market by combining American marketing and Chinese manufacturing to deliver far lower prices for IP cameras (starting at $19.99). The company recently announced sel...

By IPVM Team - 17 days ago

Huawei To Be “Top Three Global Position” in Video Surveillance

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Huawei - China’s biggest networking gear and smartphone maker - plans to become one of the top three global video surveillance manufacturers in the next 3 to 5 years, it has announced at a conference in China. Huawei is effectively saying that ...

By Charles Rollet - 18 days ago

World’s Top Press Freedom Watchdog RSF Condemns China's IPVM Block

Reporters Without Borders, the world’s top press freedom watchdog, has condemned IPVM getting blocked in China after its critical reporting of Chinese video surveillance companies. IPVM has been blocked in China since last week. The block came ...

By Charles Rollet - 21 days ago

When Your Salesperson Creates An International Incident (Amazon / ICE)

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Having your salespeople be aggressive and go after big accounts is a virtue, mostly. On occasions, it can cause problems. A new case involves Amazon calling on the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE). The Daily Beat headline a...

By John Honovich - 24 days ago

Hikvision Growth Declines Q3 2018

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Hikvision's growth continues to decline in 2018 going from: Q1 - 33% Q2 - 22% Q3 - 14.6% In this note, we examine Hikvision's newest Q3 2018 financials to better understand what is happening to Hikvision, who is dealing with declining Chin...

By John Honovich - 25 days ago

Chinese Government Blocks IPVM

IPVM has been blocked by the Chinese government without any notice or explanation. This means is no longer officially accessible anywhere in China. The move comes as Hikvision and Dahua face a global pushback over their track record on...

By Charles Rollet - 25 days ago

China Is Not A Security Megatrend, Says SIA

The US Security Industry Association has released its 10 "Security Megatrends" for 2019. SIA declares that these megatrends, such as "Advanced Digital Identities" and "Security Integrated in Smart Environments": are expected to have sweeping im...

By John Honovich - 28 days ago

Honeywell Hides Selling US Gov Banned Chinese Video Surveillance

Honeywell hides selling US government banned Chinese video surveillance as their own 'Honeywell' products, deceiving buyers and putting US security at risk. The 86-second video below shows proof: While Honeywell claims to "invent and manufactur...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago

China Hacks Video Servers Causing Uproar

An incident causing an international uproar is hitting home in the video surveillance industry as a Bloomberg report, "The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies", uncovers how hacks, attributed to the Chinese governme...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago

SIA Plays Dumb On OEMs And Hikua Ban

OEMs widely pretend to be 'manufacturers', deceiving their customers and putting them at risk for cybersecurity attacks and, soon, violation of US law. Unfortunately, the Security Industry Association (SIA) is playing dumb about OEMs in its att...

By John Honovich - about 2 months ago

Chinese Government Praises Hikvision For Following Xi Jinping

The Chinese government council responsible for managing China's state-owned companies praised Hikvision’s obedience to China’s authoritarian leader Xi Jinping and the Communist Party at a recent meeting at Hikvision’s headquarters. The comments...

By Charles Rollet - 2 months ago

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