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China to Block Out Western Manufacturers?

Fueled by massive Chinese government spending, Chinese video surveillance is one of the fastest growing markets in our industry. With its already formidable size and potential rapid growth, many manufacturers woud love to get a piece of that actio...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

ISC West 2012 Show Best / Worst

We spent the week on the ISC West show floor checking out what is interesting and have come away with a series of observations and images. Here are the topics/companies covered: Show Floor Traffic Ingram Micro Samsung Interlogix Mobotix V...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

ISC West Show Floor Review Day 1 2012

We spent hours on the ISC West show floor today and yesterday checking out what is interesting and have come away with a series of observations, images and one juicy rumor about a top manufacturer up for sale. Here are the topics/companies covere...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

March Acquired by Infinova

Long time DVR leader March Networks has been acquired by Infinova a US/Chinese video surveillance manufacturer. Over the past year, signs and speculation increased that March Networks was up for sale. However, to be acquired by Infinova is simply ...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Surveillance Manufacturer Revenue Directory 2011

In this report, we organize and share annual revenue of 25 leading video surveillance companies. Revenue numbers are often useful for businesspeople and investors to better understand size and relative power of players in a market. That noted, thi...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Hikvision Financial Performance and Product Sales Examined 2011

Chinese manufacturer Hikvision continues to grow rapidly and is now one of the largest video surveillance companies in the world. However, it is generally unclear who Hikvision is selling to and how much of what are they selling. In this note, we ...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Growth Stalls for China's Biggest Surveillance Vendor

While reports consistently emphasize bullish growth for the Chinese surveillance market, perhaps the biggest Chinese vendor of them all, CSST has reported declining revenue for Q2 2011. CSST is a fascinating company. After the past few years of d...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

2011 Surveillance Stock Analysis: China Plunge

In this note, we examine shifts in surveillance manufacturer stock prices for the first half of 2011. The most interesting theme is the plunging prices of many Chinese technology stock prices. Here we focus in on 4 companies: 2 from the Chinese st...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Why Does CSST Want to Go Private?

CSST, listed on the NY Stock Exchange and one of the largest providers in the Chinese market is trying to go private. On first glance, this is surprising. The stock markets have rebounded globally in the past 2 years and a number of their Chinese ...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Infinova's Huge $1.2 Billion IPO Examined

Relatively unknown surveillance manufacturer Infinova announced an IPO valuing the company at $1.2 Billion USD and raising $300 Million USD. This is a huge event. Inside this note, we provide feedback from an interview with Infinova and our commen...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

IMS on China Video Surveillance Statistics

IMS has released statistics for the China Video Surveillance Market. Key points and metrics made include: China Video Surveillance market overall revenue was about $1.4 Billion in 2009 2010 revenue growth to 'exceed' 20% CAGR of 20% from 2010...

By John Honovich - about 9 years ago

Azalea Acquired: Wireless Video Surveillance Deal Examined

Azalea Networks, a wireless mesh provider specializing in video surveillance applications was acquired by Aruba Networks, a broad provider of wireless/Wifi solutions for corporations. The maximum price to be paid for Azalea is approximately $40 M...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Pelco Expands Manufacturing in China

As part of the details emerging from Pelco's layoffs, an interview with Pelco in SSN reveals that Pelco will be expanding its manufacturing inside of China. Specifically, Pelco notes that it, "does not think it can be competitive paying 35 percent...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

CSST - China Video Surveillance Offerings Examined

CSST is one of the biggest and fastest growing security companies in the world. Founded in 2001, last year CSST generated over $400 M USD revenue. Not only is CSST one of the largest players in one of the fastest growing markets, CSST is expanding...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

VMS / NVR / DVR 2009 Mid-Year Market Review

Over the first half of 2009, improvements in deployment simplicity was the strongest theme for video management systems. While few to no groundbreaking features were introduced, more than a dozen manufacturers took steps to reduce the complexity o...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

HikVision Company Overview

While many are familiar with HiKVision as an OEM of DVR cards and DVR appliances, HikVision is expanding into a full IP video offering and strengthening its branded business. HikVision reports 2008 revenue of $260M USD with 70% of revenue from Chi...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

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