The IP CCTV supplier Controlware Communications has reached a significant milestone by supplying over 35,000 CCTV digital video channels in Europe.
Controlware provides video transmission, management, recording, and video content analysis systems. With extensive experience in communications networking, technical expertise enables Controlware to not only supply products but also assist with design, integration, and support of advanced surveillance solutions. With a worldwide network of key technology and channel partners Controlware is the supplier of choice for digital / IP CCTV solutions, enhancing security while ensuring peace of mind.
"The Network Video Management market in Europe was valued at nearly $400 million in 2007 and is expected to reach $970 million by 2011. Although the industry will witness a slowdown with growth rates dropping to 25% in 2009 from a high 35% in 2007, it is expected to regain its momentum by 2010," says Archana Rao, Senior Research Analyst for Frost & Sullivan Electronics & Security group.
To build on the successes of the past and to meet the challenges of a growing and competitive market Controlware has used its leverage as a security solutions supplier and innovator to introduce Cware, the next generation open management platform that provides the basis for surveillance.
Cware is a management platform that is user-friendly and highly resilient providing exceptional control of viewing, recording and video playback features. Open architecture provides endless integration possibilities not only for equipment like analogue / IP cameras or codec's but also for access control / building management systems and third party analytics vendors. Together with Innovative tools that enable operators to navigate and control video better than ever before a unique licensing system based on the number of cameras and concurrent users keeps costs down making Cware cost-effective as well as the most innovative management solution around.
Firmly rooted in both the local and global economies, Controlware's technical knowledge and innovative approach to the design and delivery of security solutions has reaped several awards. In 2007 Controlware won the IFSEC Best Project award with partner's ntl:Telewest Business for an IP CCTV network for North Lanarkshire Council. The same award was won in 2008 with a solution for St Pancras International, a project that also netted the Best Enterprise Solution at the European IT Excellence Awards 2008.