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Milestone ONVIF Bridge Tested

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The Milestone ONVIF Bridge could be a breakthrough. Enterprise VMSes have long restricted 3rd party access making larger system integration more difficult, PSIMs more complex and expensive and greater lock-in. Now, Milestone's ONVIF Bridge, enab...

By Ethan Ace - over 3 years ago

IPVM Inspires PSIM-Challenger Startup Agora

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An IPVM member asked about Agora Systems in a discussion, a company we knew little about, prompting us to reach out to answer our member's question. Agora's CEO provided details on their offering, and also told us our report: The Future of VMS, w...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

Q-See Company Profile

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Q-See is a direct-to-consumer camera system reseller that was ranked on the Inc 5000 list. This report is based on a conversation with a Q-See executive about their approach to the video security market.

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

BCDVideo Company Profile 2016

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BCDVideo claims better value and servers specifically selected for video surveillance, an improved experience versus working with a server manufacturer or an IT distributor. We spoke with BCDVideo to get details behind these claims, and explore t...

By John Honovich - over 3 years ago

Software House Access Control Company Profile

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In our 12th access company profile, we examine Software House's C-Cure access control platform: Comparing Software House to their competition Examining their management and client software Reviewing their product and support costs Covering t...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

Quantum Storage Company Profile

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Storage vendor Quantum is bringing their multi-tier storage architecture to the security industry, claiming cost-effective long-term data storage. And they have been spending heavy building a sales team and marketing program focused on the video ...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

More Revolutionary Than Avigilon, Claims Startup Auglle

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Startup Auglle is bringing an "all in one" camera to market that they claim is bigger and better than Avigilon's H4ES. We spoke with the President of Auglle and their head of engineering to get a better understand what they are working on. This ...

By Brian Karas - over 3 years ago

360 Degree IR Illuminator Released (Axton Nano)

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IR illuminators have historically focused on only the camera's field of view, providing spot illumination. But now, Axton has introduced the Nano low-profile, a ceiling mount 360° illuminator intended to cover entire rooms with infrared. In this ...

By Ethan Ace - over 3 years ago

3xLogic Company Profile

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In business for 20 years but only recently doing any significant marketing, 3xLogic has moved from a VMS developer to an end-to-end solution provider. The company has made acquisitions, attracted an industry veteran as CEO, and is raising money f...

By IPVM Team - over 3 years ago

AMAG Access Control Company Profile

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In our 12th access control company profile, we examine AMAG Symmetry access control platform: Comparing AMAG to their competition Examining their management and client software Reviewing their product and support costs Covering their hardwar...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

Genetec Access Control Company Profile

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Genetec is certainly best known for its VMS capabilities, but they have had their own access control management software for many years. Indeed, their main pitch is 'unification' of both VMS and ACS in a single software solution. In our 11th acce...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

Lenel Access Control Company Profile

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In our 10th access company profile, we examine Lenel OnGuard access control platform: Comparing Lenel to their competition Examining their management and client software Reviewing their product and support costs Covering their hardware and w...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

Brivo Access Control Company Profile

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This is our 9th in a series of access control company profiles. In this entry, we cover Brivo. Profile Brivo is a US based access company offering hosted systems, where users subscribe to a monthly cloud service to manage their systems rather th...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

Honeywell Pro-Watch Access Control Profile

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Inside we examine Honeywell Pro-Watch [link no longer available] access control line: Comparing Honeywell to their competition Examining their management and client software Reviewing their product and support costs Examining their dealer re...

By Brian Rhodes - over 3 years ago

RS2 Access Control Company Profile

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Inside we examine RS2 Technologies Access It! line for best customer fit, key features, pricing, and main weaknesses. Profile RS2 is a US access company offering a range of platforms from small systems to enterprise platforms. Regardless of vers...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 4 years ago

Honeywell NetAXS Access Control Profile

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Honeywell is one of the biggest names in security, and one of their most popular offerings is web based access. Inside we examine Honeywell's NetAXS platform's target market, pricing, key strengths and biggest gaps for access control. Profile Ho...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 4 years ago

Avigilon Access Control Company Profile

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Inside we examine Avigilon Access Control Manager (ACM)'s overall strengths, ideal customer market, pricing, and biggest gaps for access control. Profile Avigilon seeks to build on its strength with ACM. The offering was added to Avigilon's port...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 4 years ago

Keyscan Access Control Company Profile

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Access company Keyscan is part of one of the biggest access companies in the world, and they sell a 'one size fits all' access platform.  We examine Keyscan's overall strengths, ideal customer market, pricing, and biggest gaps in this note. Prof...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 4 years ago

Axis Daybreak App Tested

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Many users complain about cameras cutting over from day to night too early or too late. On the one hand, you want to have color as long as possible, presuming it is light out. On the other, if you stay too long in color, the video quality can be m...

By Ethan Ace - almost 4 years ago

Camera Edge Storage / Recording Tutorial 2015

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~70% of IP cameras allow storing video onboard, at the 'edge', typically through the use of SD cards. The big question is whether and when it makes sense to use edge storage / recording inside the IP camera. In this tutorial, we teach: Edge c...

By John Honovich - over 4 years ago

Directory Default IP Camera Addresses

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Initializing IP cameras can be tedious and frustrating, made worse because manufacturers have no standardization, with some supporting DHCP, some using default IP addresses, and some using both. In this post, we have compiled a list of 14 IP came...

By Derek Ward - over 4 years ago

Bosch 4K Tested

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4K promises more pixels but does it undermine WDR and low light performance? We tested the Axis 4K camera and there were certainly issues. Now, we tested the Bosch 4K camera, the Dinion IP Ultra 8000 against the 4K Axis P1428-E and Arecont 10MP ...

By Ethan Ace - almost 5 years ago

ONVIF Profile Q Aims To Change Discovery and Default Passwords

ONVIF is gearing up to release a new profile, called Q. They market it as providing "quick configuration and installation, providing innate discoverability and reliable device monitoring and event management capabilities." However, How is Pro...

By John Honovich - almost 5 years ago

Access Interoperability: Going Nowhere

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The dream was simple: access control interoperability.  You know; the ability to change management software on a whim, or mix together different brands of controllers, yet have everything work together.  It is an idea could fundamentally change th...

By Brian Rhodes - almost 5 years ago

ONVIF Mega Test 2014

In this groundbreaking report, we share findings of in-depth ONVIF testing. ONVIF Real World Integration We tested 14 camera manufacturers with 5 VMSes, performing 70 total integrations. The camera manufacturers included: ACTi, Avigilon, Axis, ...

By Ethan Ace - over 5 years ago

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