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Dahua Bids Direct in Brazil, Loses

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Dahua has lost a controversial $20+ million USD deal for 1,000+ cameras in which it bid directly to the Brazilian state of EspĂ­rito Santo. Inside this note, we review the background of the deal as well as the controversy surrounding it.

By Robert Wren Gordon - 6 days ago

Hik-ProConnect Examined

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Hikvision launched a new commercial-focused VSaaS, Hik-ProConnect, but what does it add to the existing Hik-Connect? In this note, we examine Hik-ProConnect's positioning and how it relates to HikConnect.

By Sean Patton - 7 days ago

Tyco Cloudvue VMS and Cameras Tested

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Cloudvue is touting "Never Buy Another New Camera", offering hardware along with their cloud VMS for one annual subscription. We tested Cloudvue VMS and cameras, and in this report, we examine Cloudvue SaaS strengths and weaknesses, including...

By Sean Patton and Derek Ward - 7 days ago

Capella Space Satellites Surveillance Application Examined

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While numerous publications reported Capella Space satellites can see through walls, the company flatly denies this. IPVM investigates the controversy, Capella Space, and the technology they use.

By Zach Segal - 22 days ago

Video Surveillance Trends 101

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This report examines major industry factors and how they could impact video surveillance in the next 5 - 10 years. This is part of our Video Surveillance 101 course. In this report, we examine the following: How will AI impact the surveil...

By IPVM Team - 27 days ago

Startup Noonlight $3 Monthly Security Monitoring Profile

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Noonlight is offering verified video response with a 5 Diamond Central Station for just $3 a month and an API that lets you plug into any application or service you want. Noonlight is the company behind Wyze's $4.99 monthly home security moni...

By Zach Segal - 29 days ago

Door Position Switches (DPS) For Access Tutorial

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Door position switches are frequently ignored or forgotten, yet can solve major access control problems. Access 'control' itself relies on these switches to make the right logical decisions about sending alarms and locking doors. In this note...

By Brian Rhodes - about 1 month ago

Wyze $4.99 Monthly Professional Home Monitoring

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The alarm industry was shocked by Ring's $10 monthly price for monitoring, now 2 years later, Wyze is selling for half that price and throwing in the equipment for free. Inside this note, we examine Wyze's offering, comparing it to Ring, Simp...

By John Honovich and Brian Rhodes - about 1 month ago

Dahua Rigs Fever Cameras, Covers Up

IPVM testing has verified Dahua rigged their fever cameras, with the company generating massive profits and exposing the public to increased coronavirus risks. Dahua has not publicly acknowledged this and refused to answer questions. The two-minu...

By Ethan Ace and John Honovich - 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

Video Health Monitoring Startup Binah.ai Examined

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Binah.ai wants to turn your phone into a vital sign measuring device for heart rate, oxygen, and stress level plus more, using video of your face. Security companies are considering adding such offerings for 'back to work' solutions. IPVM tal...

By Zach Segal - 2 months ago

Bedside Cough and Sneeze Detector (Sound Intelligence and CLB)

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Coronavirus has increased interest in detecting symptoms such as fever and coughs. Can audio analytics help? IPVM speaks with CLB and Sound Intelligence to learn more about their bedside acoustic monitoring solution for care facilities.

By Zach Segal - 3 months ago

Ubiquiti Access Control Tested

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Ubiquiti has become one of the most widely used wireless and switch providers for physical security systems. Now it has entered electronic access control. While Cisco tried access control but failed, can Ubiquiti be a factor and disrupt? We ...

By Brian Rhodes and John Scanlan - 3 months ago

Directory of 216 "Fever" Camera Suppliers

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This directory provides a list of "Fever" scanning thermal camera providers to help you see and research what options are available. There are a growing number of providers around the world. The goal of this directory is to provide a single l...

By IPVM Team - 3 months ago

Monitoring Alarm Systems From Home - Innovation or Danger?

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Remote monitoring by alarm companies since COVID-19 is bringing cost savings but threatening security and reliability. Will UL Standard updates make it safer? The UL Standard body recognizes at-home monitoring as a less preferred option, but ...

By Joey Walter - 3 months ago

RapidSOS Company Profile

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RapidSOS has raised $100+ million providing dispatchers free software and caller locations from mobile apps, but is it competing with central monitoring and will they make money? In this report we examine the company's background and business...

By Joey Walter - 3 months ago

17 Alarm Company Lawsuits Against Competitors Faking Them

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Alarm companies suing rivals for faking them are commonplace, an IPVM investigation into court records show. Inside this report, we examine cases including: ADT Sues Safe Home Security CPI Sues Vivint ADT Sues Vivint (2020) ADT Sues Nor...

By Joey Walter - 4 months ago

SimpliSafe Business Security Launched Examined

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SimpliSafe has launched "SimpliSafe Business Security" that the company claims "meets the unique needs of both single and multi-unit business owners". But what is really unique about what SimpliSafe is doing here? We spoke with SimpliSafe and...

By Joey Walter - 4 months ago

Startup Viisights Presents Behavioral Recognition for Public Safety

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Viisights presented its behavioral recognition video analytics at the 2020 IPVM Startups show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Viisights including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new product Key Positive factors...

By Joey Walter - 5 months ago

K3 Pro Wall Mounted IR Gun Tested

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The original K3 model was lacking in features that the K7 model had and was the superior choice of the two. Now, there is a K3 "Pro" model from Testacy that looks to improve upon the K3, with a better UI and easier configuration. But how well did ...

By Derek Ward - 5 months ago

Startup Monitoreal Presents Home Object Detection AI

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Monitoreal presented its on-premise only object detection AI at the 2020 IPVM Startups show. We examine the pros and cons of this offering, at a time when many companies are going fully cloud. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Mon...

By Joey Walter - 5 months ago

ADT Slides Back, Disappointing Results, Poor Commercial Performance

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While ADT had an incredible start to the week, driven by the Google investment, ADT has since slid back, now disappointing investors plus poor commercial performance. In this note, we examine why ADT's stock price has slid, including their re...

By Joey Walter - 6 months ago

Directory of 400+ Fever Camera News Reports Globally

This global directory tracks 400+ articles about thermal cameras used to detect fevers in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Articles are grouped into nine categories. Global USA Canada Africa Asia Europe Latin America Middle Eas...

By Robert Wren Gordon - 6 months ago

Startup Calipsa Presents AI False Alarm Filtering

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Calipsa presented its AI false alarm filtering platform at the 2020 IPVM Startups show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Calipsa including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and the new product Key Positive factors to consi...

By Joey Walter - 6 months ago

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