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3VR's Financial Results and Competitive Positioning Examined

3VR is one of the best funded companies in the history of video surveillance. With $50 Million plus total investment, 3VR has focused on deeply embedding video intelligence / analytics into video management appliances. In this note, we review the...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

BVI Retail Video Analytics Examined

For years, retail video analytics have been cited as having great potential. Despite this, large scale applications have been relatively scarce. In the midst of general concerns and lawsuits about video analytics, a US based retail video analytics...

By John Honovich - over 10 years ago

Poll Results and Webinar Recorded Video

On April 20th, nearly 100 IPVM Pro Members participated in a webinar discussing 'Winners and Losers Spring 2011'. Interest from members focused heavily on PSIM and analytics.We start with a brief overview and provide the full 1 hour recorded...

By John Honovich - almost 11 years ago

ObjectVideo's Funding, Future and Challenges Examined

Much maligned video analytic vendor ObjectVideo received a massive investment earlier this year, raising questions about its positioning and future outlook. In this note, we share our findings from discussions with numerous ObjectVideo partners...

By John Honovich - almost 11 years ago

Sensr.net's Funding and Silicon Valley VSaaS Examined

The funding of Sensr.net represents the first Silicon Valley style play into the emerging Video Surveillance as a Service Market. Until now, the market has been overwhelmingly filled with bootstrapped and angel funded entrants who focused on...

By John Honovich - almost 11 years ago

Investments & Acquisitions Directory 2011

This directory provides a single source of information on funding and acquisitions in the video surveillance market. It is part of our Video Surveillance Financials section, where we analyze on-going investment trends and announcements within the...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Envysion's Funding and Financial Progress Examined

In this note, we examine managed video provider Envysion's recent fund raising and financial progress, including details from a conversation with Envysion. Of particular interest is Envysion's atypical fund raising pace and revenue/business...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

3VR Raises $17 Million

In one of the largest VC investments ever for a video recorder/analytics company, 3VR announced a $17 Million investment (see filed SEC Form D). This follows an August 2009 $12 Million investment bringing the total raised to approximately $60...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

TimeSight Raised New Funding

A November 2010 SEC document [link no longer available] discloses that TimeSight, a NVR manufacturer offering storage optimization [link no longer available], has raised new funding. TimeSight confirmed the funding in an email, noting that, "the...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Vidient Out of Business - Analytics Market Examined

Video analytics manufacturer, Vidient, has gone out of business. This is the first prominent, well funded video analytics company to do so. [The last major analytics event was DvTel acquiring ioimage in January 2010.] According to an interview...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Examining Avigilon's Financial Performance

In this update, we examine megapixel/HD speciliast Avigilon's revenue, growth rate, competitive positioning and future strategic challenges. Starting with 1 employee and $50,000 annual revenue in 2005, Avigilon grew over 33,000% [link no longer...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

Intransa Raises $6.3 Million

An August 2010 SEC document discloses that surveillance storage manufacturer Intransa has raised $6.3 Million. A total of 13 investors for this offering was cited.In an email, Intransa commented that Intransa has "had multiple quarters of...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

June 2010 Funding Examined

A June 2010 SEC document disclosed additional funding for VMS supplier TimeSight Systems, offering integrated storage optimization. This announcement disclosed $1.25 Million in funding from 2 investors. Revenue was not disclosed. In March 2010,...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

Acuity Funding and Financial Results Examined

Two June 2010 SEC filings disclose funding and financial results for Acuity, a VMS company providing integrated video analytics and biometrics. A June 10, 2010 SEC form discloses a $4.7 Million USD round of funding. 32 investors participated in...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

New Funding for Intransa - June 2010

Storage / video appliance supplier, Intransa has raised additional funding, furthering a massive amount of investment. According to US government documentation, Intransa raised an additional $1.87 Million USD (disclosed in June 2010)....

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

Hikvision's Huge IPO Examined

This note examines the financial details and competitive contrast of Hikvision's May 2010 IPO. This is an extremely large and noteworthy IPO for the video surveillance space. The Shenzhen Stock Exchange reports [link no longer available]...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

More Money, More Questions

Another month, another significant amount of new funding from dozens of new small investors. Government documents disclose that BRS Labs has raised $4.8 Million from a total of 71 investors (average investment - $67,000). This follows $13 million...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

BRS New Investment Examined

Government filings disclose important details of BRS Labs funding and fundraising practices, including an April 2010 announcement. The most interesting details are the number of BRS Labs investors and the average size of each investment. In the...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

Raises Modest New Funding

A government filing reveals that Proximex has raised modest new investment. The SEC filing dated January 29, 2010, Proximex disclosed that it raised $1.39 Million USD. This is the first public investment activity we have seen since NICE acquired...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

Funding for TimeSight

A government filing reveals that VMS/storage optimization specialist TimeSight Systems has received additional funding. The SEC document records a $750,000 investment on January 21, 2010. TimeSight's previous announced funding was $4.1M raised in...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

$25 Million Series D Round Examined

In March 2010, Pivot3 announced a $25 Million Series D Round (confirmed by Pivot3's press release [link no longer available] and in its SEC filing). This follows a $25 million round in 2008 and brings their total amount raised to $75 Million. In...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

VideoIQ's Series C Funding Examined

In February 2010, VideoIQ announced $6 Million in new funding [link no longer available]. This investment adds to the $18 Million invested in 2007 [link no longer available] and 2008 [link no longer available], after the company was spun out of GE...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

Chipmaker Stretch Receives $10 Million Investment

Stretch Inc, a manufacturers specializing in more flexible and powerful chipsets for the video surveillance market, announced a $10 Million USD investment. This follows a $15 Million round in 2009 and an additional $15 Million round in March 2008....

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Details Disclosed on Funding, Sales and Pricing

BRS Labs has disclosed a number of details on their sources of funding, sales levels and product pricing. BRS is a company we criticized for the risk and level of information not disclosed on basic and commonly shared metrics. In an interview...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Examining Firetide's 5th Round of Funding

With a fifth round of $8.5 Million USD, Firetide's total funding is over $50 M USD - an amazing level for the video surveillance market. Equally interesting is the investment from a publicly traded company - ESCO Technologies [link no longer...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

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