Rfp (44)

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Verkada Wins $783,000 Memphis Deal

The US city, most famous in video surveillance for standardizing on Hikvision, has issued an RFQ for 962 Verkada cameras due Wednesday, May 1,...

By Dan Gelinas - over 3 years ago (Info+)

Ridiculous $100K Project / Now Stalled

Update 10/31: When we first published this in July, we broke down how flawed the RFP was. Now, the city is delaying the project as it works through...

By Carlton Purvis - about 9 years ago (Info+)

Bad RFP Leads to Homebrew System

Bad RFPs continue to plague the industry. In the case of one city, a poorly written RFP led to a contract that likely fails to address one of the...

By Ben Wood - about 9 years ago (Info+)

10 Top Discussions This Summer

This year, IPVM launched its own discussions, with over 10,000 comments so far. Now, we have improved it with 12 new features. Here are 10 Top...

By John Honovich - over 9 years ago (Info+)

Design-Build - A Better RFP Process?

Almost everybody in the security industry has a horror story of a "low bid" system installation that has gone terribly wrong. Many city, county and...

By Ben Wood - over 9 years ago (Info+)

The Laziest RFP Ever

Bad RFPs - out of date, vague or just plain confusing - are common. But this RFP is on a whole other level. It is as if no one even looked at...

By Ben Wood - over 9 years ago (Info+)

'Do It Yourself' RFP Problems

What's worse than having a crappy consultant prepare your RFP? Perhaps doing it yourself, as this case shows. Everyone thinks end users should be...

By Ben Wood - over 9 years ago (Info+)

New RFP: 10 Years Out of Date

Bad RFPs are an unfortunate fact of life in video surveillance - hurting end users and frustrating quality integrators. A new RFP from Oklahoma is...

By Carlton Purvis - over 9 years ago (Info+)

City Wide Mesh RFP Reviewed

Mesh wireless has a dubious reputation, with many stories of system failures and finger pointing between manufacturers, integrators and end...

By Ben Wood - over 9 years ago (Info+)

Cheap City Surveillance Case Study

City surveillance systems often cost huge amounts of money - $10,000 per camera deployed is common. One Pennsylvania city took a different approach...

By Carlton Purvis - over 9 years ago (Info+)

Should Manufacturers Write A&E Specs?

Users depend on architects and engineers (A&Es) to design buildings that best meet their needs. However, many A&Es use specifications from...

By Brian Rhodes - over 10 years ago

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