It is important for security systems integrators to offer integrated systems that unify video and access control systems onto a single monitoring and control platform. Such integrated systems are just starting to gain traction as a result of recent software innovations.
SSI Staff · November 04, 2014
Revenues in the global market for system integration are expected to continue growing in excess of 9% through 2018, according to IHS.
Rodney Bosch · October 29, 2014
Genetec was named the 2014 Application Development Partner (ADP) of the Year for North America by Axis Communications, marking the third time the company has received the honor since 2010.
SSI Staff · October 28, 2014
Creating a successful video management software (VMS) solution involves more than merely knowing today’s products. Security system integrators must understand what’s appropriate for the particular client they’re serving.
Paul Boucherle · October 24, 2014
With the many video surveillance cameras on the market, electronic security contractors and end-users have numerous options. Here are a few tips to help security integrators select the best pan/tilt/zoom network cameras for their clients.
By John Grabowski · October 23, 2014
Due to the numerous advantages it offers, networked HD video surveillance is growing at one of the industry’s fastest rates.
By Al Colombo · October 21, 2014
Greater reliability has broadened video analytics’ appeal. Answering key questions about customers’ installation environment, cost concerns, processing power and more will help determine if an edge-based or server-based solution is best.
By Dr. Bob Banerjee · October 20, 2014
Vanderbilt Industries acquires Siemens' Security Products business to boost its position in the European security systems market through a wider and more comprehensive range of products and solutions.
Scott Goldfine · October 20, 2014
For installing security contractors who understand the solutions and strategies that mitigate, and even overcome bandwidth and storage challenges, megapixel video presents a superb opportunity for revenue growth.
By John Grabowski · October 18, 2014
Video systems designers and installers can’t blindly trust the specifications manufacturers present on their cameras. Let’s look at some real-world evaluations and key performance criteria to consider. A slideshow of five IP cameras is also included.
Bob Dolph · October 17, 2014