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PRC Enacts "Anti-Foreign Sanctions" Law, Targeting Families

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The PRC has enacted an 'anti-foreign sanctions' law that creates countermeasures on those who 'directly or indirectly participate' in following sanctions against PRC companies such as those the US has implemented against Dahua and...

By John Honovich and Charles Rollet - 2 days ago

The Security Industry Association Expels Dahua

The Security Industry Association (SIA) has expelled Dahua for ethics violations. In 2020, SIA adopted Ethics Principles that members agreed to abide by; failing to do so results in "punitive action, ranging from a written warning to...

By IPVM Team - 5 days ago

Hikvision OEM Directory

The PRC government-owned and US-government banned Hikvision is the world's largest video surveillance manufacturer and generally hidden provider to many Western companies. Updated for 2021, this directory includes 90+ of those companies with a...

By IPVM Team - 10 days ago

BBC Panorama Documentary on AI Features IPVM

The world's longest-running news television program, BBC Panorama, prominently featured research from IPVM in its investigation into AI including critical examinations of Dahua, Hikvision, and Huawei. Watch the 3-minute clip featuring IPVM...

By Conor Healy and Charles Rollet - 16 days ago

Exclusive: Bill Proposes Human Rights Controls On US Surveillance Tech

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A new bill places export controls on US technology which enables human rights abuses abroad, potentially threatening sales of US firms like NVIDIA, Intel, Seagate, and Western Digital which produce tech used by PRC China authorities. The...

By Conor Healy and Charles Rollet - 17 days ago

UK/US Media Report on Facial Recognition Problems

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The BBC, CNN, the Financial Times, and 60 Minutes recently cited the lack of legislative framework and gender/racial bias as among the problems with facial recognition technology. IPVM analyzes recent reports from within the last month by the...

By Robert Wren Gordon - 18 days ago

Hytera Company Profile

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Hytera, a China communications manufacturer, is the least well-known of the 5 NDAA-banned companies. Who is Hytera? In this report, IPVM examines: Hytera's background 2020 financials Financial challenges for Hytera Domestic v. overseas...

By Isabella Cheng - 19 days ago

Hikvision And China's Military

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Hikvision has partnered with the PRC's military, earning top PLA supplier status, collaborating on PLA research, and more, an IPVM investigation reveals. This contradicts Hikvision's "strong protest" that the US Defense Department putting...

By IPVM Team - 19 days ago

CGCC: What China Companies Should Do To Handle US-China Tension

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Last year, the China General Chamber of Commerce (CGCC) was optimistic about US-China relations improving after the election. Now, they are not. In a new Leaders Roundtable, with Edelman's CEO Richard Edelman, they offered advice to China...

By Isabella Cheng - 24 days ago

Italian State News Investigates Hikvision

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Italian state news investigated Hikvision in a high-profile TV broadcast, saying it found Hikvision cameras "communicate with China" and singling out the company's Uyghur alarms and Chinese government control. This represents the most...

By Charles Rollet - 27 days ago

Vivotek Favorability Statistics 2021

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Vivotek did poorly in 2019 favorability statistics but with the NDAA ban of China mega-manufacturers Dahua and Hikvision in full effect, integrators are seeking alternatives. What impact has this had on Taiwan's Vivotek? Inside, we examine...

By Ethan Ace - about 1 month ago

Infinova Wants More Money For March Networks

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More than 4 months ago, Infinova disclosed, in China, that it was putting March Networks up for sale. This follows IPVM's 2020 reporting that a PRC Government Entity became the controlling shareholder of Infinova / March Networks. March is...

By Isabella Cheng and John Honovich - about 1 month ago

Motorola Solutions Q1 2021 Financials Examined

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Motorola Solutions increased its projected video surveillance growth rate, claims they are taking market share and will reach over $1.1 billion in video surveillance revenue this year. Inside this report, we examine: Video surveillance...

By Isabella Cheng - about 1 month ago

Uniview Favorability Statistics 2021

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With the US NDAA ban impacting China's #1 Hikvision and #2 Dahua, has Uniview's integrator favorability improved? Inside, we examine statistics and commentary from ~200 security integrators on Uniview's positioning, pros, and cons.

By Ethan Ace - about 1 month ago

Study Shows Video Surveillance Reduces Crime

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A new 2021 academic study on the global expansion of CCTV has found a 10% decrease in crime in areas using video surveillance vs those that do not. But how trustworthy is that number? Inside this note, IPVM examines the study published...

By Robert Wren Gordon - about 1 month ago

EU AI Proposal Impact on Video Surveillance Examined

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The EU has released a proposal for how it plans to regulate AI, directly impacting certain video surveillance technologies but exempting many products through a major loophole. "High-risk" AI like facial recognition will require numerous...

By Zach Segal - about 1 month ago

Video Analytics Manufacturer Performance Guide

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This 25-page guide provides a reference for video surveillance analytic performance. Video surveillance has a wide range of hardware and software analytic offerings, which is complex to determine which are strong performers or have issues. In...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago

Hikvision: Created And Controlled By China PRC Government

The China PRC government created and controls Hikvision, facts Hikvision strives to obscure. Watch this 2-minute video to learn: Hikvision markets that they "grew from a 28-person start-up in 2001." The reality is Hikvision was created...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month 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. April...

By IPVM Team - about 1 month ago

EU Parliament Removes Hikvision, Citing Human Rights Abuses

The EU Parliament voted to remove its Hikvision fever cameras due to human rights abuses, passing an amendment with 89.4% of 701 MEPs voting in favor on Wednesday. The EU Parliament confirmed to IPVM that they have already removed the...

By Charles Rollet - about 2 months ago

Hikvision Revenue Surges Q1 2021

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Hikvision rebounded to nearly 50% growth in Q1 2021, a year after revenue declined last year at the start of the COVID-19 epidemic. In this report, IPVM examines: Q1 2021 revenue shows strong growth COVID rebound anomaly or permanent...

By Isabella Cheng - about 2 months ago

China Camera Cost Increasing, Pricing Starting To Rise

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China surveillance camera prices are starting to rise, as a result of increasing raw materials costs due to chip supply chain constraints, IPVM has confirmed across numerous China manufacturers. In this report, IPVM examines: Dahua...

By Isabella Cheng - about 2 months ago

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