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Pelco's Wrong! Cries HDcctv Alliance

Just days after being sued for stealing Object Video's invention of fire metadata, Pelco is again being attacked - this time for allegedly blowing it on moving to HDcctv. The head of the HDcctv Alliance, a group promoting non-IP megapixel cameras,...

By John Honovich - about 7 years ago

Homeowner 4 Channel Kit - Analog, IP or HD SDI?

What should a homeowner use for a 4 channel surveillance system? We recently called up internet reseller Supercircuits who sells multiple types of video surveillance systems, and pretended to be a homeowner looking for a system recommendation. In ...

By Brian Rhodes - over 7 years ago

Everfocus HDcctv Line Overview

In this update, we'll take a look at recent HDcctv offerings from Everfocus, which have brought prices more in line with the lower end of the IP market, compare them to analog and IP options, and see what effect they may have on market position an...

By Ethan Ace - over 7 years ago

2012 Video Surveillance Guide Released

This report examines the key events that shaped video surveillance in 2011 and the top trends we expect to see in 2012. Plus, Group PRO members can download a copy of the full 248 page 2012 Video Surveillance Guide. 2011 Top Events and Revelation...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Winners and Losers Fall 2011

Now that the dust has settled from the new announcements of the last month, we can better understand the impact on the overall video surveillance market.Activity was fairly low and unimpressive. This is, by far, the worst recent turnout (compare t...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Sony's MP Coax Hybrid Cameras Examined

Like the idea of plugging in coaxial cable to an IP camera and getting MP video? This is Sony's new pitch. At ASIS 2011, Sony announced specific hybrid coax/Ethernet camera models, using a technology they call SLOC, or Security Link Over Coax, all...

By Ethan Ace - almost 8 years ago

First HDcctv Encoder Reviewed (Euresys)

Until now, no way existed to integrate an HDcctv camera with leading VMS software systems. The only thing that was possible was connecting them to low end DVRs. However, in September 2011, European manufacturer Euresys released the first HDcctv en...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

New Surveillance Products Directory Fall 2011

This report provides a summary of key announcements and news being made related to or around the ASIS 2011 show.For each product or change, where applicable, we provide a link to the manufacturer's announcement on their site and then a link to our...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Desperate Moves: AVHS and HDcctv

In the last year, quite a number of incumbent security providers have launched VSaaS using Axis's AVHS service or HDcctv cameras and recorders. Rationally, this is bizarre. The business case is weak and the products are far from being competitive ...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

HDcctv / HD SDI Incompatibility Concerns

Incompatibility between cameras and recorders are a major source of concern. It is an issue that the HDcctv Alliance has repeatedly raised and criticized for IP cameras. Now, with the Alliance announcing its Version 2.0 specification, they are con...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Fundamental Barriers to Surveillance Innovation

Projecting the rate of new technology adoption is critical for determining what products should be developed and sold. In the surveillance market, significant skepticism about adoption is common. You often hear people criticize H.264 uptake ("it's...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Sony Hybrid HD Cameras Examined

In this note, we examine the significance, application and potential limitations of Sony's recent announcement of what they are calling the 'industry's first Hybrid HD security cameras." This technology is especially interesting as an alternative ...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

How Much Megapixel Do You Need?

When selecting one's next recorder, a critical question for existing analog camera users will be: How much megapixel do you need? Answer wrong and your system could be handicapped for years. The lower the percentage the greater the success of HDcc...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

IMS's 2010/2011 Predictions Examined

In this note, we highlight and critique video surveillance predictions from IMS Research for 2010 and 2011. For background, review the 2011 IMS report and the 2010 report. At the beginning of 2010, we critiqued their predictions from last year (se...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Video Surveillance in 2011 Recorded Webinar

Embedded below is the full video of our 65 minute webinar. Watch the webinar from becoming to end covering IP camera sales, Analog vs IP manufacturers, HDcctv, VSaaS, Remote Monitoring and more. Here is a timeline so you can navigate the recording...

By John Honovich - almost 9 years ago

2011 Video Surveillance Guide Released

We are excited to release our 194 page, 2011 Video Surveillance Guide. This Guide brings together the best of our reports and updates analyzing the current state and future of video surveillance. Inside, Corporate members can request a PDF copy of...

By John Honovich - almost 9 years ago

2010 IP Camera Sales Surge, 2011 Even Stronger

2010 has been a landmark year for IP camera adoption, with surging sales and widespread mainstream adoption. We forecast 2011 growth will be even stronger. The key driver has and will continue to be the maturation of megapixel IP cameras. Throttl...

By John Honovich - almost 9 years ago

Camera Standards Endorsement and Support Grow

In this update, we examine the growing and nearly ubiqutious level of camera standards support developing in the industry. We look specifically at the positioning and announcements made at the Security Essen show.We estimate 75% or more of IP came...

By John Honovich - almost 9 years ago

Is the HDcctv Alliance Shooting Itself in the Foot?

We believe that the HDcctv Alliance's uniquely combative PR strategy is hurting their cause. The Alliance is the first industry group to aggressively use social media and guerrilla marketing to share their message. However, their approach focuses ...

By John Honovich - almost 9 years ago

HDcctv Adoption and Barriers Examined

With HDcctv production release starting, speculation on its ultimate success and market share has increased. In August 2010, two organizations projected HDcctv growth. In this note, we examine the factors likely to impact adoption. We are skeptica...

By John Honovich - about 9 years ago

HDcctv Product Pricing and Availability Examined

HDcctv product release is likely to start this quarter. However, information from providers reveals significant concerns about the cost competitiveness of the offering. Last year, we examined a digital HD camera provider offering box HD cameras a...

By John Honovich - about 9 years ago

2010 Mid-Year Video Surveillance Review

At the halfway point of the year, a few trends stand out from a relatively quiet 6 months in the video surveillance industry. In this article, we overview key developments and provide a 170 page PDF report for our corporate members. Preview of 17...

By John Honovich - about 9 years ago

Stretch's Hybrid HD DVR Reference Design Examined

Chipmaker Stretch has announced a reference design for a hybrid High Definition DVR system. For background on Stretch see our examination of Stretch's November 2009 investment. The reference design, called the VRM6016, aims at reducing time and c...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Covi Megapixel to Make a Comeback?

Covi, one of the most embarrassing failures in the video surveillance market over the last decade, may be making a return. In February 2008, Covi's assets were acquired in a firesale by GE Security. In the press release of the firesale acquisition...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Does HDcctv's Reduced Latency Improve Surveillance?

The HDcctv Alliance has released their own YouTube Channel including a series of 8 videos that overview HDcctv. A particularly interesting video is a demonstration of how minimal latency is when using an HDcctv camera. Visually there seems to be ...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

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