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New Surveillance Products Spring 2011 Final

In this report, we provide a single source listing new video surveillance products announced in Spring 2011 and in conjunction with ISC West.For each product, where applicable, we provide a link to the manufacturer's announcement on their site and...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Verint to Acquire Rontal, Offer PSIM

Verint has acquired Rontal Applications, an Isreal based PSIM provider. Verint will start providing its own PSIM offering based on Rontal's SimGuard. In this note, we analyze the fit and impact including sharing answers from Verint on our question...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Another Nail in PSIM's Coffin: ADT Acquires Proximex

The first rule of PSIM: Security integrators are where open platforms go to die. As such, today's announcement that integration behemoth ADT has acquired PSIM provider Proximex is a bad sign for the future of PSIM. Additionally, it is no good news...

By John Honovich - over 7 years ago

Medical Center PSIM RFP 'Cut and Paste'

In this note, we examine an RFP from a Hawaiian Medical Center that features a 12 page RFP that looks to be a cut and paste from a manufacturer's specification. We examine the key issues with the specification, the limitations and the potential pr...

By John Honovich - almost 8 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 - almost 8 years ago

Genetec's Sipelia Acquisition and Plan Manager Offering Examined

In this note, we examine Genetec's December 2010 acquisition of Sipelia, a French software development company. We share feedback from an interview with Genetec as well as provide our observations on the deal. The acquisition has two key componen...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

IMS Plagiarizes Security Blog (Security Squared)

IMS Research, one of the most well-known market analysts in the physical security industry, plagiarized 5 paragraphs from Security Squared in IMS Research's Dec 1, 2010 release: "What is PSIM?" IMS has since made partial attribution calling it a '...

By John Honovich - almost 8 years ago

Visual Defence Security Offering Examined

In this note, we overview Visual Defence, a Canadian based company providing an end to end security solution including a PSIM/Command and Control management system. We examine their business model and relative positioning compared to both traditio...

By John Honovich - almost 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 - about 8 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 - about 8 years ago

PSIM Market Size and Projections Examined

In this 5 page note, we examine 4 projections for the PSIM market, providing guidance on the key issues and factors impacting adoption, growth and size. This is an especially interesting case as the projections are widely divergent based on compet...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Airport PSIM / VMS RFP Examined

Airports security and surveillance systems are some of the most complex and expensive projects anywhere. In this report, we examine a recently released RFP for the San Francisco Airport. The Airport seeks to deploy a PSIM system to integrate thei...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Cisco MediaNet for IP Video Surveillance Examined

Now more than 4 years from Cisco's first foray into the video surveillance market, the industry waits for Cisco's big move or key advantage to be revealed (beyond their obvious channel strength). Indeed, many of their surveillance offerings have b...

By Antony Look - about 8 years ago

Surveillance Manufacturer Trends 2010

Trends and strategies in the video surveillance market are shifting. In this report, we examine the top trends and the most interesting moves by surveillance manufacturers.Market TrendsStarting with the 'big picture', we see 4 key trends coming ou...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Does PSIM Have to Support 3rd Party Systems?

In the last year, the number of companies claiming to be PSIM has increased significantly - video, access, security, etc, all have accelerated the use of the term. While no 'standard' definition exists and each vendor will tell you that PSIM is w...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Examining Intergraph's PSIM Plus / Security Offering

Intergraph provides one of the most commonly used solutions for public safety management and an expanding integrated security management solution. Moreover, it is a large company, acquired for over $2 Billion in October 2010. During ASIS 2010, In...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Highlighting New Products Released During ASIS

Dozens of new products have been released in the last month with a large number during the ASIS show. Because of this, many have missed these announcements. While we have researched and published 30 original reviews on new products, we want to hig...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

New Products Reviewed Fall 2010

In this report, we aggregate all our new products reviews for Fall 2010 announcments. Products Reviewed The following new products are reviewed. Links are provided both to the company's website and to our PRO member review. ACTi 4MP Cameras -...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Sources of Cisco's New 'PSIM" and Analytics Examined

At ASIS 2010, Cisco expanded into two major new product categories - 'PSIM' and video analytics. This is certainly a major expansion and raises question of how did Cisco get so far so fast.While the online releases and documentation do not disclos...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Examining Cisco's Physical Security Operations Manager

Cisco has announced a Physical Security Operations Manager (PSOM) application that provides a unified interface for Cisco safety and security systems (e.g., video surveillance, access control and IPICS). The PSOM is a Windows only client-server so...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

Can PSIM move downmarket?

Significant speculation exists about the future and potential of PSIM. Widely criticized as being a niche product for the largest security organizations, one line of thought advocates expanding PSIM downmarket. In the PSIM LinkedIn Group, proponen...

By John Honovich - about 8 years ago

The State of the VMS Market 2010

Video Management Software is undergoing a violent transformation. Evolving from its niche beginnings, VMS has matured into a core component of video surveillance. However, the current shifts are stronger and faster than the market has ever experie...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Video : Powerhouse :: Access : Arthouse

Most industry people are well aware that video surveillance attracts far more interest than access control/PSIM. An August 2010 acknowledgment by a website focused on convergence provides further validation of that point.SecuritySquared examined t...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

OnSSI Goes on the Offensive

Striking back at those who confuse them for Milestone and Genetec, OnSSI has launched an animated video denigrating the value of 'recorders'. Key statements from OnSSI include: They 'use someone else's recorder but that is just part of [their] ...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

ICx Company Profile

This note overviews ICx's product offerings and financial breakdown, including an analysis of their video analytic and PSIM products. In August, 2010, FLIR acquired ICx at a valuation of $236 Million (acquisition price of $274 Million - $38 Millio...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

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