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  • Comparison of NVRs, edge storage, and cloud storage
    The advent of network cameras has changed the face of storage solutions in the security industry. As surveillance systems shift towards network-based, the choice of recording and storage is no longer clear-cut. Storage options now include NVRs, edge storage, and cloud storage solutions. System inte
    Editor / Provider: Alyssa Fann, a&s International | Updated: 9 / 17 / 2013
  • VIVOTEK scaling new heights
    After concluding 2012 with a resounding success (annual revenue exceeded US$100 million), VIVOTEK has become the largest video surveillance equipment provider based in Taiwan and one of the Top 10 in Asia. Q1 of 2013 also yielded a remarkable 40+ percent year-on-year growth, with Chindia and the U.S
    Editor / Provider: By Hayden Hsu, a&s Asia | Updated: 7 / 12 / 2013
  • UK access control sees above-average growth
    Budgets may be tightened in Europe but the access control market is sustaining itself with positive growth. Activity is seen across several sectors, especially in the UK education sector. The complexity of modern lifestyle is also driving the integration of access control with other systems.
    Editor / Provider: Alyssa Fann, a&s International (with reporting from John Shi) | Updated: 7 / 17 / 2013
  • European recovery stays on track
    With half of 2013 behind us, the forecast for European growth remains conservative. Nevertheless, there are opportunities in the security industry for those who are diligent enough to listen to the market.
    Editor / Provider: Alyssa Fann, a&s International (with reporting from John Shi) | Updated: 7 / 18 / 2013
  • Milestone tops EMEA market share
    Milestone Systems has been ranked as the number one vendor in the EMEA regions and shared the number one position globally for the VMS market in the latest surveillance industry report conducted by IMS Research, now part of IHS.
    Editor / Provider: Milestone Systems | Updated: 6 / 7 / 2013
  • State of HD-SDI in 2013
    Real-life HD-SDI deployments have been scarce, due to practical issues such as component options, truly full HD performance (1,080p at 25 to 30 fps per channel) and pricing acceptability; the relatively high costs of 8- and 16-channel packages have limited uptake by the traditional channels. Things
    Editor / Provider: a&s International | Updated: 4 / 11 / 2013
  • What makes IP cams tick
    According to IMS Research's (part of IHS) 2012 forecasts, the global market for IP-based video surveillance equipment is expected to surpass US$5.4 billion this year (overall video equipment market at roughly $13.6 billion). As competition continues to intensify, a&s looks into how mainstream megapi
    Editor / Provider: Tevin Wang, a&s International | Updated: 3 / 21 / 2013
  • Middle East making a comeback
    The Middle East has returned to many MNCs' and investors' radar once again, with business potential emanating from the United Arab Emirates to neighboring countries and northern Africa. This feature looks into the various growth markets and their opportunities for security solutions providers — carp
    Editor / Provider: John Shi & Jill Lai, a&s International | Updated: 3 / 12 / 2013
  • Are things changing in China?
    The structure of the business has morphed not just to compensate or accommodate but also to meet and beat the challenge and deliver growth. The latest report forecasts growth of 4% across the globe in product sales in 2013 but that will depend on much higher levels of growth in Asia and particularly
    Editor / Provider: Memoori Business Intelligence | Updated: 2 / 21 / 2013