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Directory Of Consumer Security Cameras

The consumer camera segment continues to grow, with new startups and models from existing players released seemingly every month. In this report we have collected most common / popular models for reference, including links to over 20 models tested...

By John Scanlan - about 1 month ago

Vulnerability Directory For Access Control Cards

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Knowing which access credentials are insecure can be unclear, especially because most look and feel the same. Even the most insecure 125 kHz types are still widely supported, and using 13.56 MHz smartcards is no sure guarantee the format has not b...

By Brian Rhodes - about 1 month ago

Directory of 40 IP Camera Manufacturer Discovery Tools

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Locating the IP address of a DHCP client or factory defaulted device on a network is often a difficult task.  In another report, we discussed agnostic IP Scanners for Video Surveillance. In this directory report we list ~40 surveillance manufactu...

By John Scanlan - 3 months ago

Manufacturer Revenue Directory

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This report contains data on the revenue of 32 security manufacturers, trend analysis of whether they are gaining or losing ground and commentary on each included.  The following chart previews the data in this report: Revenue data can be used...

By Brian Karas - 4 months ago

Remote Video Monitoring Providers Directory

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Remote video monitoring can help integrators generate RMR plus end users lower their security costs and/or improve response to critical events. The four main types of video monitoring services commonly offered are: Video verification Video gu...

By Ari Erenthal - 4 months ago

Hikvision OEM Directory

Hikvision OEMs for dozens of companies around the world. The following directory includes 70+ companies that OEM some products from Hikvision, with a graphic and links to company websites below. It does not cover all Hikvision OEMs as most hide th...

By IPVM Team - 5 months ago

Dahua OEM Directory

Dahua OEMs for dozens of companies, including some of the biggest names in security, including Tyco, Panasonic, and Honeywell. The following directory includes 50+ companies that OEM some products from Dahua, with a graphic and links to company we...

By Ethan Ace - 5 months ago

Hikvision Firmware Decrypted

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A developer has decrypted Hikvision's firmware, allowing examination of Hikvision's device source code and contents. In this report, we overview the tool, showing you how it works, sharing a Hikvision's camera decrypted firmware and overviewing s...

By Brian Karas - 7 months ago

Directory of DIY Alarm Systems

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The fastest growing segment of the alarm market is Do It Yourself (DIY) systems. This directory covers DIY products for central station, push notification, and voice dialer alarms. It only covers products intended primarily for the DIY market and...

By Ari Erenthal - 7 months ago

Directory of Alarm Panel Manufacturers

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Alarm panels are the central controller of intrusion systems. The following is a list of manufacturers of alarm panels. This directory only covers commercial manufacturers and omits DIY systems. We also omitted fire-only panel manufacturers.  ...

By Ari Erenthal - 7 months ago

Directory Of Wholesale Central Station Monitoring Providers

Wholesale central stations help smaller and local dealers providing monitoring to their customers. Dozens of options exist.  Below is the first version of our directory of options in North America. We plan to expand it both in number of listings ...

By Ari Erenthal - 7 months ago

Directory of Alarm Company Brokers

Selling an RMR based business, such as alarm company, can be highly profitable, with acquisition prices of 36 to 48x RMR (equivalent to 3 to 4x annual recurring revenue) commonplace. Most alarm companies hire a broker to help facilitate the deal....

By Ari Erenthal - 7 months ago

Free VMS Software Directory

Many Video Management Software (VMS) providers offer free versions, either open source, for a limited number of cameras or for a limited amount of time. These options may help users with limited needs or those looking to test out VMS before buyin...

By Brian Karas - 8 months ago

Directory Of 94 Video Management Software (VMS) Suppliers

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This directory provides a list of Video Management Software providers to help you see and research what options are available. Listing Format The listing is in the layout of: Company Name, Product Name, Home Country, Notes, IPVM Tests/Report li...

By Brian Karas - about 1 year ago

IP Cameras Default Passwords Directory

Finding an IP camera's default password can be tedious or aggravating. And keeping up with changes in newer firmwares can be difficult, especially for occasional users.  With that in mind, we have gathered this list of IP camera manufacturers and...

By Ethan Ace - over 1 year ago

New Products Directory - ISC West 2016

It has been a busy few months in the industry, with new product announcements, many acquisitions and lots of moves. Here is a directory of them all in one place. Spring 2016 new product releases: AgentVi Cloud Analytics Launched Avigilon H4 H...

By Brian Karas - over 1 year ago

IPVM New Features and Improvements Directory

IPVM's development team continuously releases new features and site improvements. This document lists those items so you can see what has changed and get a sense of the pace and scope of developments. Any questions or feedback, feel free to do so ...

By John Honovich - over 1 year ago

Network Security for IP Video Surveillance Guide 2016

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Keeping surveillance networks secure can be a daunting task, but there are several methods that can greatly reduce risk, especially when used in conjunction with each other. In this guide, we look at several security techniques, both physical and...

By Ethan Ace - over 1 year ago

Directory of Access Products Supporting Wiegand Replacement OSDP

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OSDP is a clear replacement for Wiegand, with increasing industry support and end user adoption. However, manufacturer acceptance of OSDP into access products is still fragmented, with many manufacturers still currently producing older 'wiegand o...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 2 years ago

33 New Products Directory - Fall 2015

 New products or major tech isssues that IPVM has reported on this summer / fall: Axis Releases Their Own Video Analytics Axis Non-IP Camera / DVR Kit Is Here BluB0X - The Most Ambitious Security Startup in Years The Hikvision Hacking Malwar...

By John Honovich - almost 2 years ago

Directory of 120+ Security Manufacturer Representative Firms

Below is a list of 120+ Security Manufacturer Representative Firms. These companies partner with manufacturers to represent them in specific regions. Typically, a 'rep firm' will represent one manufacturer for each product category (one camera lin...

By John Honovich - about 2 years ago

Directory Default IP Camera Addresses

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Initializing IP cameras can be tedious and frustrating, made worse because manufacturers have no standardization, with some supporting DHCP, some using default IP addresses, and some using both. In this post, we have compiled a list of 14 IP came...

By Derek Ward - over 2 years ago

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