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Arecont 20MP Camera Examined

Arecont Vision has announced a 20MP camera. This would be the highest resolution production surveillance camera in the world. While there are some interesting capabilities, a number of important limitations should be kept in mind.UPDATE: We know h...

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

Examining Scallop Imaging Panoramic Analog Camera

Scallop Imaging has announced a panoramic analog camera called the A7-180. While the camera combines mutliple megapixel sensors (effective 6.5 MP), it only transmits video via analog (NTSC/PAL - 640 x 480). It is much different than available offe...

By John Honovich - over 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 - over 8 years ago

Arecont's New 8MP D/N Panoramic Cameras Examined

Arecont Vision has announced new multi-imager dome cameras that offer significant enhancements relative to the existing AV8185 (180 Deg.) and AV8365 (360 Deg.) with the introduction of the AV8185DN and AV8365DN day/night models.  The new m...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Examining Geovision's Panoramic Cameras

Geovision has announced 2 panoramic camera models including a 1.3MP and 4MP model. Both models use fisheye lens with dewarping of the video inside the Geovision VMS software. The software can also provide multiple virtual camera views selected fro...

By John Honovich - over 8 years ago

Testing Panoramic / 360 Cameras (Mobotix Q24)

Panoramic / 360 cameras are a growing trend within video surveillance. Megapixel resolution enables cameras to cover wider field of views. 360 cameras take this to the extreme and essentially look in 'every' direction.  Important questions remain...

By Benros Emata - about 9 years ago

New Video Surveillance Products Spring 2010

The following report provides a directory and analysis of new video surveillance products announced in 2010. The current version focuses on products being released in March 2010. Additionally, we have added a section on New Video Surveillance Pro...

By John Honovich - about 9 years ago

Expanding Panoramic Offerings

Mobotix is expanding its panoramic camera offering to add 2 more panoramic options to its Q series. In a recent "Hemispheric Workshop", Mobotix reviews the key value propositions they are advocating and the product series that support it.  In con...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Testing Milestone XProtect Enterprise VMS Software (6.5f)

Milestone is one of the most used and well-known Video Management Software providers, with 4 VMS versions. Of them, Milestone XProtect Enterprise is the most commonly discussed and referenced by industry people. In this report, we test Milestone'...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Testing Oncam Grandeye's Panoramic Cameras (IPC)

For almost a decade, panoramic surveillance cameras have been promised as a 'next big thing' but has yet to meet its potential. In that last few years, however, the situation is changing as megapixel and IP video systems become increasingly main ...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Can Panoramic Cameras Replace 4 Channel DVRs?

In the December 2009 Mobotix Installer magazine, Mobotix contends that their Q24 cameras can replace 4 channel DVRs. It is an interesting argument worth examining. The basis of the case lies in: A 3MP Q24 camera costs about $1,000. An SD ver...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Panoramic Surveillance Camera Comparative Study Examined

A comparative study of panoramic megapixel cameras has been released. This test compares and evaluates Oncam Halocam, the Mobotix Q24, the Arecont 8365 and the Immervision IMV-1. The report was conducted by WatchPoint Video and funded by Oncam Gl...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Forecast: 200% Growth IP Video Surveillance 2010-2012

Over the next 3 years, attacks against analog CCTV will accelerate on all sides. We forecast IP video surveillance product sales will increase by 200% total between 2010 and 2012, significantly disrupting and overtaking analog CCTV sales. We are ...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

8MP Panoramic Cameras Released

Avigilon will be releasing 180 and 360 degree cameras with 8 MP resolution in January 2010. The cameras contain (4) imagers in a single physical housing - a dome. The 180 degree version has (4) imagers mounted on a row while the 360 degree version...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Emerging Video Surveillance Guide 2009

This directory examines the benefits and risks of emerging video surveillance technologies for security managers and integrators. Special emphasis is placed on identifying the risks. They are regularly ignored yet critical to success of deploying ...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

Update on Scallop Imaging Panoramic Camera

Scallop Imaging has provided additional technical and pricing information on its Digital Window 7MP 180 degree camera. This updates our original overview of the product from January 2009. The 3 most important new pieces of information disclosed a...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago

360 Cameras the Most Significant Advance in CCTV History?

According to Frost & Sullivan, "the availability on the market of highly effective hemispheric camera technology is the most significant advance CCTV has witnessed in its history, the results of which will drive the success of the video survei...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Examining Panoramic Video Offering

Earlier this year, 3xLogic released 360 degree panoramic dewarping/management software. It's a different approach to the hyped Mobotix Q22/Q24. 3xLogic allows end users to use third party megapixel cameras (Arecont, IQinVision, etc.) and adds a f...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Lens Installed Examined

Immervision makes panomaroph lenses that allow 360 imaging for any analog or 1.3MP camera (requires their dewarping software to be integrated on the VMS system). Recently, they added an installation video on YouTube. It's helpful to see the ste...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Panoramic Camera Business Case

Mobotix has a new video presenting the benefits and busienss case of their panoramic cameras. Key points including replacing 4 cameras and not needing an NVR because of 4GB on-board storage and DVR functionality built into the camera. The latter p...

By John Honovich - almost 10 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 - almost 10 years ago

Sentry360 Company Overview

Despite its potential and conceptual appeal, Panoramic/360 degree cameras growth has been shaky. Grandeye suffered a strange restructuring last year. Immervision may be changing its go to market strategy as well. Mobotix's offering (Q22/Q24) seems...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

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