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Dahua joins Media Lounge Sponsors of All-over-IP Expo 2015

Dahua will run Technology Showcase Series for Russian sales partners and end-users Dahua Technology, a world-leading and advanced video surveillance solution provider, has become a Media Lounge Sponsor at All-over-IP Expo 2015 to establish a better connection with Russian sales partners and customers looking to be educated on the latest technology through industry magazines. All-over-IP Expo 2015 is to be held for the 8th time this November in Moscow. All-over-IP Media Lounge...

IFSEC 2015 highlights Taiwan’s commitment to continual growth in security sector

Report from IMS Research cites adoption of HD and high megapixel video surveillance systems Major global players in the world of security and safety are responding to rapid demand surges and accelerating delivery of innovative leading-edge products, services and solutions. Taiwan Excellence Award-winning Taiwanese companies EverFocus Electronics Corporation, VIVOTEK Inc., QNAP Systems Inc., and PLANET Technology Corporation have contributed significantly to Taiwan hitting...

ASSA ABLOY Aperio wireless locks offer various integration options to access control providers

Aperio® ensures that customers have a choice in selecting the best solution for their wireless access control needs With Aperio® battery-powered locks, a full range of integration options comes as standard. Access control manufactures choosing to integrate with Aperio® can pick between multiple online and offline possibilities. Recent data published by IMS Research suggests that sales of electronic locks will increase by more than 10% between 2010 and 2016. &ldqu...

IMS research releases "The World Maker for Intruder Alarms – 2013 Edition" study

The residential sector accounted for 40.7% of the $2.7 billion global intruder alarm market in 2012 The elusive goal of integration in the intrusion industry is beginning to gain realistic momentum with the growing trend to combine home automation and home security systems, on a single platform, according to a recent study titled “The World Maker for Intruder Alarms – 2013 Edition” by IMS Research, now part of IHS. The residential sector accounted for 40.7%...

How high definition video surveillance can help crime prevention

72% of British consumers express preference for HD CCTV over standard CCTV systems According to a survey by YouGov and Avigilon, 38 percent of people feel safe in areas where they know CCTV is being used because it acts as a deterrent, and a further 41 percent attribute the feeling of safety to the fact security forces can use the footage if anything were to happen. The presence of CCTV in the UK makes people feel safe, but the images captured by today’s CCTV cameras are...

IMS Research reports growth in access control industry

The global multi-technology reader market was worth an estimated $33 million in 2012, up from $30 million in 2011 Despite the exciting trends and industry buzz surrounding mobile technologies, wireless locks and hosted access control, more long-standing and less sensational trends such as encryption and multi-technology readers are taking centre stage in the access control market. The global multi-technology reader market was worth an estimated $33 million in 2012, up from $3...

IMS Research publishes new report "The World Market for Audio and Video Door Phones"

According to the report, the global door phone market is transitioning from audio to video technology The $1.8 billion global door phone market is transitioning from audio to video technology, with video set to grow and account for 50% of unit shipments in 2017, according to a new report entitled “The World Market for Audio and Video Door Phones” from IMS Research, now part of IHS. Worldwide unit shipments of video door phones are forecast to grow by 7.5% during t...

IMS Research publishes new report "The World Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment"

According to the report, the CCTV and video surveillance market will head to a "tipping point" in 2014 The CCTV and video surveillance market continues to be headed to a “tipping point” in 2014, with revenue for network video overtaking analogue for the first time ever next year, according to a new report entitled “The World Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment” from IMS Research, now part of IHS Inc. Analogue cameras are still forecast to...

IMS Research publishes new report "The World Market for Mobile Video Surveillance"

As part of the research, IHS tracked the adoption rates of wireless download technology across vertical markets A surplus supply of wireless download technology was fitted to 16% of all video recorders sold in mobile video surveillance markets during 2012, according a new report entitled "The World Market for Mobile Video Surveillance" from IMS Research, now part of IHS. This is technology that the customer either never intends to use, or doesn’t have the back-end softwa...

IMS Research predicts market for CCTV and video surveillance equipment in Russia and Eastern Europe to double from 2012 to 2017

The market is forecast to reach $1.26 billion in 2017, up from $581.4 million in 2012 Shipments and revenue of video surveillance equipment in Russia and Eastern Europe are on track to approximately double from 2012 to 2017, buoyed by improving economic conditions and preparations for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics and 2018 FIFA World Cup, both events to be held in Russia. According to a new report from IMS Research, now part of IHS Inc. the East Europe and Russia market...

E.U. funding drives growth in the Romanian infrastructure and city surveillance market, says IMS Research

The Romanian video market more than doubled in size to $12.6 million in 2012 The growth of the Croatian video surveillance equipment market is expected to accelerate following its membership of the European Union earlier this month. This follows large expansions in the Romanian and Bulgarian video surveillance equipment markets since their accession in 2007. The Romanian market has benefited from generous E.U. funding, which has driven the growth in infrastructure and city su...

IMS Research report indicates increase of new entrants in the U.S. intruder alarm market

According to the IMS study “The World Market for Intruder Alarms” the penetration rate for U.S intruder alarm products will increase In most cases, a sudden influx of players and increased competition would be detrimental for an industry. However, the U.S. intruder alarm market is embracing the plethora of new competitors entering the business because these recent market entrants are partnering with established security suppliers to offer complete home security pro...