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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 11 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 [link no longer available]. In the press release ...

By John Honovich - almost 11 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 11 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 [link no lon...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Examining HDcctv's Bold/Dubious Claims

Info4Security features an interview with the HDcctv Alliance. Most of the article covers topics we have previously reviewed in our HDcctv competitive analysis. However, there are a few interesting points to consider: They claim an "an order of ...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

HDcctv DVR Card from Stretch Examined

Stretch announced a 4 channel HDcctv capture card. Since the card will be used by OEMs for integration into DVR systems, product shipment to end users is not likely until Q1 or Q2 2009. The card supports up to 1080p (at 15fps)/ 720p (at 30fps). Ex...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

HD SDI DVR Provider Examined

SSN featured a small DVR company offering HD SDI cameras (some similar features to HDcctv but not part of the HDcctv Alliance/standard). The company is SG Digital [link no longer available] but the website and the term they use are almost identica...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

IP Camera 2009 Mid Year Review

Megapixel was the most dominant trend in IP cameras over the first half of 2009. So dominant was megapixel, that not only did most manufacturers release new megapixel cameras but a new non-IP megapixel standard was proposed. Not surprisingly, indu...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Pixim and CSST Join HDcctv Alliance

Two fairly sizable companies are joining the HDcctv Alliance - Chinese video surveillance leader CSST [link no longer available] and Wide Dynamic Range chipset leader Pixim [link no longer available]. CSST is important for the large and growing C...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

June 2009 IP Video Monthly Summary Report

HDcctv and the Intransa NVR announcement were the two most discussed topics at IP Video Market for June 2009. Both represent attempting to simplify the challenges in deploying IP video.  HDcctv HDcctv seeks to eliminate the need for IP networks ...

By John Honovich - about 11 years ago

Can Everfocus Make Megapixel Simple and Inexpensive?

Two key problems for megapixel cameras are (1) their substantially increased cost relative to analog cameras and (2) the complexity of using IP.  For the high end, this is not a problem. Indeed, the use of IP can be a benefit for larger corporati...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

HDcctv Alliance Competitive Analysis

HDcctv - the move to non-IP megapixel - is gaining an immense amount of media attention. However, how strong will it be against IP, megapixel and Hybrid DVRs? Details are beginning to emerge allowing us to more carefully analyze this. The HDcctv ...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

Can ONVIF Lose?

In conversations with over a dozen manufacturers, the consistent theme I hear is a preference for ONVIF. Interestingly, the reason is always about ONVIF's fame/market share. Second most common point is Cisco joining ONVIF. Regardless of why this h...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

HDcctv: Non-IP Megapixel Coming to Video Surveillance?

Will non-IP cameras soon provide megapixel resolution? It sounds strange and almost a contradiction in terms. Today, only IP cameras provide anything above standard resolution (like 720p, 1080p, 1.3MP and 2MP cameras). A new industry group, calle...

By John Honovich - over 11 years ago

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