839 Tests

IPVM delivers the world's most comprehensive security and video surveillance tests, featuring video screencasts, quality comparisons, and break downs of strengths and weaknesses.

Testing Central Management System (NUUO)

Larger surveillance systems generally demand centralized or enterprise management to provide simplified access and administration of hundreds (or m...

By Benros Emata - almost 10 years ago

Budget VMS Tests

This summer, we will introduce a new series testing and comparing the performance of budget video management software. Our goal is to analyze and i...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Testing IndigoVision's HD Fixed Camera (IV11600)

In this test, we examine IndigoVision's HD Fixed Camera [link no longer available] integrated with IndigoVision's Compact NVR. The camera offers 72...

By Benros Emata - almost 10 years ago

Testing Video Analytic Alerting (Agent Vi System)

Video analytic debates often center around edge vs core and which is 'best'. By contrast, Agent Vi offers a 'hybrid' solution where part of the ana...

By John Honovich - almost 10 years ago

Testing IP Thermal Camera (Axis Q1910)

In the last 6 months, interest in IP based thermal cameras have increased with Axis, FLIR and Pelco announcing relatively low cost product offering...

By Benros Emata - almost 10 years ago

Testing The iPad and iPhone for Video Surveillance

The iPhone and iPad are certainly hot, capturing popular interest around the globe. The question, for us, is: What value do these devices have for ...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Decentralized / Edge Recording (Mobotix / MxControlCenter)

What if you could eliminate your VMS servers and get your video management software for free? That's the value proposition behind Mobotix's IP vide...

By John Honovich - about 10 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 came...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Mobotix Camera Configuration Tested

We find Mobotix camera's configuration to be significantly different from almost any other IP camera we have tested. The sheer number of options we...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Testing Pelco Digital Sentry VMS Software

Pelco is not known for its software. While the company is one of the largest global analog surveillance providers, this is primarily for its camera...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Milestone XProtect Corporate VMS

As IP video surveillance systems continue to grow, deployments of 1000 or more IP cameras become increasingly common. Larger systems often have spe...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Milestone SmartClient and SmartWall

Enhancing the usability of video management clients is a major trend within video surveillance. As VMS offerings increase, superior user interfaces...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Testing Milestone XProtect Central

Alarm monitoring and response are key elements for monitoring large surveillance systems. With hundreds or thousands of cameras, many users prefer ...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing ipConfigure Enterprise Surveillance Manager v. 5.1

With interest in web based solutions growing, ipConfigure is an interesting option to explore. Unlike most VMS systems, ipConfigure is a fully web ...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Vivotek's 2MP Bullet Camera with IR (IP7361)

Low light performance is a key consideration for using megapixel. While some 'tricks' can improve low light quality, most megapixel cameras have si...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Genetec's Omnicast Video Management Software

Genetec is one of the most used and well known VMS systems in the marketplace. While it does not generate the same level of press as its most commo...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Testing Viaas Hosted Video / VSaaS Offering

With all the hype growing for managed/hosted video, a key question remains: How well does it actually work? To answer that, we are starting a serie...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

PPF Test - Getting High Quality Surveillance Video

Megapixel cameras foster hope for much higher quality surveillance video but how much more and in what conditions? In this report, we answer these ...

By John Honovich - about 10 years ago

Testing Avigilon's 2MP and 5MP JPEG2000 Cameras

Avigilon is well known for its focus on High Definition video surveillance, offering a complete HD solution combining a broad range of megapixel ca...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Ikena's Video Enhancement Software

Driven by Hollywood sensationalism, public interest and expectations for miraclous video surveillance enhancement is common -- unrealistic and dang...

By IPVM Team - about 10 years ago

Testing Avigilon ControlCenter VMS 2010

[UPDATE: This report has been replaced with Testing Avigilon ACC 5 VMS. The report below is left simply for historical purposes.] While Avigilon i...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Digifort's VMS (Version 6.3)

As video management software matures, more choices are emerging from around the globe. In the past year, we have heard increasing discussion about ...

By Benros Emata - about 10 years ago

Testing Vitamin D Video Analytics Software

With significant tech blog coverage, Vitamin D has generated widespread interest in using their video analytics. Two of the most commonly cited poi...

By Scott Oie - about 10 years ago

Testing LuxRiot VMS (Version 1.7)

As video management software matures, complaints increase about its high price. Even a small deployment of 16 cameras in a single site can cost $1,...

By Benros Emata - over 10 years ago

Testing Sony's HD Camera (SNC-CH140)

Sony is well known and respected in the consumer market for its electronic products. The question, though, is how well does that carry over into th...

By Scott Oie - over 10 years ago

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