The growing adoption of automatic license plate recognition (ALPR) technology is having an adverse impact on the vehicle entrance control industry, specifically the vehicle barrier and off-street parking systems markets, according to IHS.
January 27, 2014
The increased popularity of electronic access control systems is contributing to the market growth of electric strikes and electromagnetic locks, each of which is forecast to outperform mechanical locks through 2017, according to IHS.
January 08, 2014
FirstNet, a high-speed broadband data network dedicated to public safety using a nationwide spectrum license, is expected to resolve the quality and capacity problems city surveillance wireless infrastructures have experienced, according to a new report from the IHS Security & Fire division.
January 07, 2014
Industry analysts expect purchases of explosives, weapons and contraband (EWC) detection equipment at rail stations around the world to increase by 3.3% in 2014 and 8.8% in 2015. The majority of the growth will come from Asia where rail expansion projects are ongoing, according to IHS.
January 01, 2014
Niall Jenkis, IHS research manager of video surveillance and security services, offers his thoughts on what video surveillance trends the industry can expect in 2014 and their impact.
December 17, 2013
Research firm IHS Inc. is forecasting strong growth for security equipment in schools throughout the United States for the next several years. IHS estimates the market size for security equipment in schools to reach $634 million this year and is expected to surpass $720 million by 2014.
December 10, 2013
While most critical infrastructure sites are target applications for electronic perimeter security, electrical utilities and oil refineries are projected to have the most growth opportunity, according to research firm IHS Inc.
December 09, 2013
The Asian distribution market for video surveillance equipment is poised to grow at an annual rate of almost 15% within the next five years. The market continues to grow quickly despite that video surveillance equipment market is primarily served by a multitude of small, privately-owned distributors, according to a report by IHS.
December 02, 2013
Analysts have forecast intelligent devices in perimeter security to top $200 million in 2013 as video surveillance and analytics are becoming an integral part of electronic perimeter security solutions.
November 13, 2013
The influx of high-definition (HD) video cameras has sparked an “extraordinary deluge of data” in the surveillance business, according to research firm IHS.
October 15, 2013