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A Peek Into Vicon’s Mission for Open Standards

Vicon's CEO Eric Fullerton is challenging integrators to spec only ONVIF-based open platform systems.

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More than 55 technical experts from 25 companies logged more than 260 hours of total testing time during the three-day event. SSI Staff · November 25, 2015

ONVIF, a global standardization initiative for IP-based physical security products, hosted its annual membership meeting and elections in late October, providing an update to members on ONVIF activities and accomplishments during the past year. SSI Staff · November 05, 2015

Vicon's CEO Eric Fullerton is challenging integrators to spec only ONVIF-based open platform systems. Jason Knott · April 22, 2015

The organization’s education and enforcement campaign will help educate the manufacturing community about the specific requirements of compliance. SSI Staff · August 12, 2014

The specification covers cameras, encoders and NVR devices as well as client systems such as video management systems, building management systems and physical PSIM systems. SSI Staff · July 02, 2014

The global market for electronic access control will top $3.5 billion in 2014 — an increase of 7.6% over the previous year — driven by returning growth in the Americas and other emerging regions, according to IHS Technology. Rodney Bosch · May 07, 2014

Unlike ONVIF's Profile S, which was driven in large part by the digital revolution on the video side of the security industry, Profile C for physical access control systems is the result of a more forward-looking approach. By Baldvin Gislason Bern · April 26, 2014

The migration of physical security onto IP networks has hastened the move away from proprietary system architectures toward open platforms. End-user demand for interoperable systems and unified interfaces is a key driver in this evolution; however, it is also easing integrator challenges and affording manufacturers new opportunities. By Scott Hudson · April 25, 2014

ONVIF announces the final release of Profile C, which brings the functionality of the organization’s global interface specification into the physical access control arena. SSI Staff · March 05, 2014

More than 60 engineers tested the implementation of ONVIF’s specifications in their companies’ IP-based physical security products during the organization’s ninth Developers’ Plugfest. November 01, 2013


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