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Flock Safety LPR Tested

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LPR startup Flock has raised over $80 million, claiming their license plate readers "stop crime", but how well do they work in the real world? We tested Flock Safety's LPR camera for over two weeks, examining the following: How accurate ar...

By Derek Ward - 14 days ago

Hikvision Wins $46 Million Provincial Capital Project Direct

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Hikvision has won a ~$46 million USD deal directly with a provincial capital. The deal includes ~5,000 cameras and covers a wide range of facial, traffic, and "smart community" analytics. In this report, we examine the details of the deal, lo...

By Isabella Cheng - about 2 months ago

LPR / ANPR Fall 2020 24 On-Demand Recordings + Key Themes

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This report has 12 hours of recorded videos featuring 24 ANPR/LPR providers plus key themes we found from the presentations. Key Themes 5 key themes were highlighted during the show: Regional Differences in LPR (US vs EU vs India vs Middl...

By Adam Tyson - 2 months ago

Why Verkada Is Moving Its AI From Cloud to Edge

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Is the future of video surveillance AI the cloud or the edge? For Verkada, the answer is clear - the edge, onboard its cameras. In a recent webinar, Verkada's engineering leaders explained why and, in this note, we summarize their position a...

By Sean Patton - 2 months ago

Flock Safety Raises $47 Million

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Major investments continue. Now, Flock Safety, an ALPR-as-a-service startup, has announced $47 million in funding, "to solve more crime and protect privacy." In this note, based on a conversation with Flock's CEO Garrett Langley, we examine F...

By Sean Patton - 3 months ago

Axis License Plate Verifier Tested

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Axis has historically left license plate verification to their partners, but this changed with the release of License Plate Verifier, an Axis camera application designed for low speed (<30 km/h) recognition. But how well does it work? To t...

By Derek Ward - 6 months ago

Directory of 97 Video Surveillance Startups

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This directory provides a list of video surveillance startups to help you see and research what companies are new or not yet broadly known. 2020 State of Video Surveillance Startups In the past year, the number and funding of video surveilla...

By IPVM Team - 8 months ago

Vivotek Presents AI Analytics and LPR

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Vivotek presented its AI Analytics and LPR at the April 2020 IPVM New Products show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Vivotek including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new product Key Positive factors to consider...

By Sean Patton - 8 months ago

Digifort Presents VMS 7.3 with AI Analytics

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Digifort presented its VMS 7.3 with AI analytics at the April 2020 IPVM New Products show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Digifort including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new product Key Positive factors to c...

By Sean Patton - 9 months ago

Euklis Presents AI Analytics

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Euklis presented its AI facial recognition, LPR, and object recognition analytics at the April 2020 IPVM New Products show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Euklis including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new pro...

By Sean Patton - 9 months ago

Genetec Presents Security Center for Airports

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Genetec presented its Security Center for Airports at the April 2020 IPVM New Products show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Genetec including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new product Key Positive factors to ...

By Sean Patton - 9 months ago

Vivotek LPR Camera Tested

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Vivotek has historically sold license plate capture cameras but not LPR. Now, they have released their own cameras with embedded LPR. How do they perform in real-world scenes? We bought and tested the IB9387-LPR 5MP V Series bullet to find out,...

By Derek Ward - 9 months ago

Video Analytics 101

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This guide teaches the fundamentals of video surveillance analytics. Inside we cover: Why Use Video Analytics Video Analytics Warning Where are analytics performed? Camera? Server? Cloud? Original VMD-Based Analytics Why AI Analytics? ...

By IPVM Team - 10 months ago

Glossary / Acronyms for Video Surveillance

This directory provides definitions and explanations for over 90 common video surveillance industry terms, including links to related IPVM tutorials and guides. This directory will be continuously updated. If there is a term you want to be in...

By IPVM Team - 11 months ago

Motorola Solutions Speaks on Avigilon / Video Strategy

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2 years ago Motorola Solutions acquired Avigilon for a billion dollars but what is Motorola's strategy for Avigilon plus Watchguard and Vigilant, two other video companies they acquired since then? We spoke with Motorola Solutions's SVP John Ke...

By John Honovich - 12 months ago

Avigilon ACC7 VMS Tested

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Avigilon's Control Center 7 boldly claims it will "transform live video monitoring" with the new Focus of Attention "AI-enabled" interface. We tested ACC7 and in this report, we examine its main strengths and primary weaknesses including: Ne...

By Sean Patton - over 1 year ago

Sighthound Transforms Into Enterprise AI Provider Profile

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Sighthound is now rapidly expanding its R&D team, building an enterprise AI service. This may come as a surprise given their origins 6 years ago acquiring a small residential analytics offering (Vitamin D). Why the change? We spoke with Si...

By Sean Patton - over 1 year ago

OpenALPR Doubles Prices

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There is no 'race to the bottom' in cloud / AI video surveillance. In May, Verkada increased their prices. Now, OpenALPR is doing the same with a drastic doubling in price for its CloudAPI service. Further, the price hike is accompanied by a cu...

By IPVM Team - over 1 year ago

Large Hospital Security End User Interview

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This large single-state healthcare system consists of many hospitals, and hundreds of health parks, private practices, urgent care facilities, and medical offices. IPVM conducted an end user interview with the company and asked about operations...

By Dan Gelinas - almost 2 years ago

Genetec Security Center 5.8 Tested

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Genetec has released Version 5.8. This comes after a wait of more than a year that caused frustrations for many Genetec partners. Our previous test (which covers the fundamentals), found Security Center to offer many enterprise features and a com...

By Sean Patton - almost 2 years ago

OpenALPR Acquired By Mysterious Novume

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Startup OpenALPR has been acquired by Novume, a company virtually unknown in the industry. While there are many LPR providers (see our directory), OpenALPR is best known for its open source option + cloud LPR service. In this note, based on ou...

By Dan Gelinas - almost 2 years ago

Milestone Machine Learning Camera Auto-Setting Examined

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Milestone wants to improve image quality using Machine Learning to solve the problem of "a camera doesn't know what it is being used for", automatically, without user input. We spoke to Milestone, and in this note, we examine the offering, anal...

By IPVM Team - almost 2 years ago

Genetec Declares "Lead With Synergis" Access Control

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Genetec started with and is best known for its video management software. However, the company is now imploring its partners to lead with Synergis, its access control software, as this LinkedIn post and video clip shows: Why would a 'VMS comp...

By IPVM Team - almost 2 years ago

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