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Video Surveillance Storage Retention Laws Examined

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Although surveillance video retention is often constricted by storage costs, written laws do sometimes dictate a minimum or maximum period video must be kept for. In this report, IPVM examines: Liability and privacy concerns driving...

By Isabella Cheng - about 1 month ago

Dell Favorability Statistics 2021

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Dell is one of the largest manufacturers in computing, but how do security integrators view the brand? Inside this note, we examine the responses from ~200 integrators, including key themes and detailed feedback.

By Sean Patton - about 2 months ago

Free VMS Software Directory

Many Video Management Software (VMS) providers offer free versions, either open source, for a limited number of cameras, or for a limited amount of time. Minimal Changes in 2021 The free VMS market has shown minimal changes over 3-4 years,...

By IPVM Team - 2 months ago

Video Surveillance 101 Course May 2021 - Save $50 - Register Now

Register now for our Winter Video Surveillance 101 Course. This 2-day course is designed to help those new to the industry to quickly understand the most important terms, technologies, and trends. This addresses the problem that there is no...

By IPVM Team - 2 months ago

Smart CODEC Usage Statistics 2021

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Smart codec usage has dropped moderately since 2019 despite nearly ubiquitous support for several years and, confusion around what constitutes a smart codec remains high. In this note, we examine the adoption rate of smart codecs and share...

By Zach Segal - 3 months ago

Frame Rate Guide for Video Surveillance

Choosing the right frame rate for your application is important but understanding when you should use 10 or 15 or 20 or 30 or even 60 frames per second can be unclear. In this guide, we explain: What speed do people move at and how does...

By IPVM Team - 3 months ago

Hik-ProConnect Examined

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Hikvision launched a new commercial-focused VSaaS, Hik-ProConnect, but what does it add to the existing Hik-Connect? In this note, we examine Hik-ProConnect's positioning and how it relates to HikConnect.

By Sean Patton - 3 months ago

Tyco Cloudvue VMS and Cameras Tested

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Cloudvue is touting "Never Buy Another New Camera", offering hardware along with their cloud VMS for one annual subscription. We tested Cloudvue VMS and cameras, and in this report, we examine Cloudvue SaaS strengths and weaknesses,...

By Sean Patton and Derek Ward - 3 months ago

H.265 Usage Statistics 2021

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H.265 has been widely available in IP cameras for many years but new IPVM statistics show that a significant percentage of cameras still are not using it. Why? 175 integrators answered: In the past year, what percentage of cameras did you...

By Zach Segal - 3 months ago

Average Frame Rate Video Surveillance Statistics 2021

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The average frame rate doubled between 2011 and 2019 but, new IPVM statistics, show it has stagnated since. Inside, IPVM examines the average frame rate in 2021, the reasons behind it, and compares it to previous years (e.g., 2019, 2016, and...

By Zach Segal - 3 months ago

2021 Video Surveillance 101 Book

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IPVM's unique introduction to video surveillance series is now available as a 124-page eBook. Designed for managers, salespeople, and engineers new to video surveillance, this quickly gets professionals up to speed on the key terms, concepts, and...

By IPVM Team - 4 months ago

Exacq NVRs Examined

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Exacq announces a new line of NVRs and has discontinued 4 series that were not NDAA compliant. Where does this leave their hardware offerings? In this note, we examine Exacq's server offerings including feedback from Exacq management, and...

By Sean Patton - 4 months ago

Software Tools Show 12 Company Recordings On-Demand

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This report includes 5+ hours of video from 12 manufacturers showcasing their latest video surveillance software tools. Companies Presented Binare Check My Systems Connectwise FieldHub IPVM JVSG Mainconcept Razberi Siteowl System...

By IPVM Team - 4 months ago

Storage Show 2020 - 21 Videos On-Demand

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This report includes 10+ hours of video from 21 manufacturers showcasing their latest storage solutions. The full show is available on-demand at the bottom of this report. Companies...

By IPVM Team - 4 months ago

Video Surveillance History

The video surveillance market has changed significantly since 2000, going from VCRs to an emerging AI cloud era and now impacted by coronavirus. The goal of this history is to help professionals understand the important business and...

By John Honovich - 4 months ago

AWS Panorama Examined

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Amazon recently announced the AWS Panorama, a machine learning appliance that is designed to turn non-smart IP cameras into smart cameras. In this report, IPVM examines: How AWS Panorama works Advertised pre-built CV applications for...

By Isabella Cheng - 4 months ago

Rhombus Cameras, Analytics And Environmental Sensor Tested

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Closed cloud surveillance systems are rising, driven by Verkada, with fellow California startup Rhombus, also scaling up their offerings. Rhombus, while less well known than Verkada, offers much lower pricing and more VMS features. However,...

By Sean Patton - 5 months ago

Hikvision Wins $46 Million Provincial Capital Project Direct

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Hikvision has won a ~$46 million USD deal directly with a provincial capital. The deal includes ~5,000 cameras and covers a wide range of facial, traffic, and "smart community" analytics. In this report, we examine the details of the deal,...

By Isabella Cheng - 5 months ago

LPR / ANPR Fall 2020 24 On-Demand Recordings + Key Themes

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This report has 12 hours of recorded videos featuring 24 ANPR/LPR providers plus key themes we found from the presentations. Key Themes 5 key themes were highlighted during the show: Regional Differences in LPR (US vs EU vs India vs...

By Adam Tyson - 5 months ago

Dahua Direct $9 Million Jiexiu Small City, Big Deal

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Dahua has won a deal directly with a China city. While its population is small, the deal is big at ~$9 million USD covering 1,900 cameras and a wide area of advanced analytics and functionalities. In this note, we examine the details of the...

By Isabella Cheng - 5 months ago

18 TB Video Surveillance Drives (WD and Seagate)

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Both Seagate and Western Digital recently announced 18TB hard drives specifically for video surveillance, claiming that AI analytics are pushing the need for more storage. But will 18TB have an impact? How is AI driving storage needs? In...

By Sean Patton - 6 months ago

Microsoft Azure Presents Live Video Analytics

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Microsoft Azure presented its Live Video Analytics offering at the September 2020 IPVM Video Analytics Online Show. Inside this report: A 30-minute video from Microsoft including IPVM Q&A Background on the company and product Key...

By Joey Walter - 6 months ago

Average Hard Drive Size Statistics 2020

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Hard drive sizes keep increasing (up to 18TB announced recently) but what hard drive sizes do integrators most typically use? ~200 integrators responded: What hard drive size do you most commonly use? Why that size and not larger or...

By IPVM Team - 6 months ago

Verkada 2020 Cameras Image Quality Test

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Verkada's first-generation cameras suffered from numerous video quality problems. Now, they have released a second generation, but has it fixed these issues? We bought and tested two new Verkada models, the outdoor 4K CD61-E and indoor 5MP...

By Derek Ward - 6 months ago

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