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Camera Disruptor Wyze Enters Sensor / Security Market

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Wyze, the company that has disrupted consumer IP cameras, combining American marketing and Chinese manufacturer, has just announced its expansion into the sensor / security market. This comes shortly after the company announced $20 million in VC...

By Brian Rhodes - about 2 years ago

Silicon Valley Cybersecurity Insurance Startup Coalition Profile

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Many industry people believe cybersecurity insurance is not worth it, as the voting and debate in our Cybersecurity Insurance For Security Integrators Guide show. Now, a Silicon Valley startup named Coalition is offering a different approach,...

By Dan Gelinas - about 2 years ago

OpenALPR Acquired By Mysterious Novume

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Startup OpenALPR has been acquired by Novume, a company virtually unknown in the industry. While there are many LPR providers (see our directory), OpenALPR is best known for its open source option + cloud LPR service. In this note, based on...

By Dan Gelinas - about 2 years ago

Cisco Meraki Cloud VMS/Cameras Tested

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Cisco Meraki says their cameras "bring Meraki magic to the enterprise video security world". According to Meraki, their magic is their management Dashboard, ease of use and configuration, accessibility and network security and "doing things in...

By Sean Patton - over 2 years ago

Solink Raises $12 Million - Company Profile

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Most industry professionals have never heard of Solink, a company whose tagline is: It's time to revolutionize the way business uses video. However, raised ~$12 million USD recently, a substantial raise for video surveillance standards,...

By Dan Gelinas - over 2 years ago

Dahua China Significant Job Cuts

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Dahua China has cut a significant number of jobs in the past few months, according to numerous sources. This is a significant shift from Dahua's aggressive expansion over the past decade though fitting within the broader trend of Chinese tech...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Turnover at Arcules

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Canon / Milestone are putting tens of millions into Arcules - their bet on the future of the VMS market (see IPVM's Arcules test report). But over the past half year, Arcules has had a rocky road, with significant turnover including at the...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Gorilla Technology AI Provider, Raises $15 Million, Profiled

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Gorilla Technology is a Taiwanese video analytics manufacturer that recently announced a $15 million investment from SBI Group, saying this "strengthens our position as an Edge AI leader" In this report, based on a conversation with Gorilla...

By Sean Patton - over 2 years ago

2019 Video Surveillance Cameras State of the Market

Each year, IPVM summarizes the main advances and changes for video surveillance cameras, based on our industry-leading testing and reporting. This is the 4th year we are doing this, compare to: 2018 Video Surveillance Cameras Overview 2017...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

IPVM Best New Products 2019 Opened - 70+ Entrants

The inaugural IPVM Best New Product Awards has been opened - the industry's first and only program where the awards are not pay-to-play and the awarding organization does extensive testing to evaluate products awarded. 70+ Entrants Listed (So...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

European Startup Ajax Profile - They "Stand Against Evil"

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European intrusion detection startup Ajax Systems proclaims: How are they standing against evil? And what are the differentiators and potential roadblocks for this self-described "disruptive" company? Based on our interview with the company,...

By Dan Gelinas - over 2 years ago

Startup Sunflower Labs' Autonomous Drone Security System

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Startup Sunflower Labs is claiming a unique design on a home security system, combining autonomous drones and 'Sunflower' sensors. Imagine an intruder tries to break into your home and your automated security drone suddenly appears above them...

By Dan Gelinas - over 2 years ago

Dahua Car Startup Raises $290 Million But Questions Abound

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Dahua’s electronic car startup LeapMotor raised $290 million in funding this year, it said in an announcement [link no longer available]. However, this news raises questions about why Dahua is investing time and resources in a field so different...

By Charles Rollet - over 2 years ago

Startup Qumulex Aims For Unified Platform, Adds Infinias Access Founder

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The startup founded by former Exacq executives, Qumulex has hired Wayne Jared [link no longer available], founder of access control manufacturer Infinias and most recently a 3xLogic executive, to head up development of the system's cloud-based...

By Brian Rhodes - over 2 years ago

Vintra "AI-Powered" Video Analytics Startup Profile

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Vintra is a Silicon Valley startup focused on AI-based video analytics. They had booths at IACP and ISC West demonstrating their hosted or on-premise solutions. We spoke with Vintra, to better understand their approach, and how they position...

By Sean Patton - over 2 years ago

'Sticker' Surveillance Camera Developed (CSEM Witness)

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The Swiss Center for Electronics and Microtechnology (CSEM) has announced what it calls the: world’s first fully autonomous camera that can be deployed like a sticker, opening up new possibilities for surveillance and IOT sensors. The...

By Robert Shih - over 2 years ago

ISC East 2018 Mini-Show Final Report

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This is our second (updated) and final show report from ISC East. ISC East, by its own admission, is not a national or international show, billed as the "Largest Annual Northeast U.S. Security Convention". However, it has been on an upswing over...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Kogniz Silicon Valley AI Startup Profile

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Kogniz is a Silicon Valley company that aims to bring AI analytics to security and surveillance, centering on their own smart cameras: We spoke with Daniel Putterman [link no longer available], Co-CEO at Kogniz to better understand their...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Directory of Access Control and Intrusion Startups

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This directory catalogs access control and intrusion detection startups IPVM has found noteworthy. The directory is provided for your review to help you grow your business. Inside this note, we look at 23 companies providing access control...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Exacq Co-Founders Return, Start Qumulex

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Exacq co-founders Dan Rittman, Tom Buckley, and David Underwood are back, starting up Qumulex. In 2000, they sold Integral to Andover (ultimately Pelco / Schneider) for $50 million. In 2013, they sold Exacq to Tyco for $150 million. And in...

By John Honovich - over 2 years ago

Startup SafePass Profile

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A major problem with visitor management is that the systems mostly require adhesive printed paper labels and paper logs, creating waste and an ongoing expense. SafePass, a small (under 12 employees) privately-held, Houston-based 2016 startup that...

By Dan Gelinas - over 2 years ago

Anti-Tailgating Startup: Spyfloor

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A Canadian startup, Spyfloor, is using a different approach to warn against tailgating, a common access control problem. By counting feet, Spyfloor's floor mat tracks how many people are trying to pass through a door. The developer says their...

By Brian Rhodes - over 2 years ago

ASIS GSX 2018 Show Report

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In the first major US show since the US government ban of Dahua and Hikvision was passed into law, the mega Chinese companies were in retreat and rivals happy to take advantage of it. Hanwha had numerous huge banners touting 'trust' and 'Made in...

By IPVM Team - over 2 years ago

Milestone Co-Founder Invests In Anti Theft Spray SelectaDNA

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Milestone's Co-Founder Henrik Friborg [link no longer available] has invested in CSI Protect, exclusive US dealer of forensic marking startup SelectaDNA, a company that claims to "reduce burglaries by up to 83%" by spraying identification onto...

By Brian Rhodes - over 2 years ago

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