Tag Archives: ip video surveillance

Image Archiving As an increasing number of installers and integrators embrace the additional functionality and flexibility of network-based solutions, many are having to reappraise the pros and cons of historically accepted security philosophies. Networked solutions offer the ability to design systems that benefit specific sites, and address the problems they face. Benchmark considers how the […]

How to Succeed in a Fast-Changing Video Surveillance Market Jeff Burgess is the President and CEO of BCDVideo out of the Chicago suburb of Northbrook, IL. With the rapid growth of the overall IP-video surveillance market, BCDVideo is experiencing significant growth by generating a 30% CAGR over the past two years and has become one […]

Video Storage System Cost Considerations Costs are at issue when considering any component of a video system. Strategic management of costs is especially important when considering video storage systems because storage accounts for such a large cost component of networked systems. Gartner’s Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) As enterprise products begin to dominate the video […]

Many integrators still feel the pressure to compete in the surveillance market by building their own video solutions together piece by piece. While certainly, they have the experience to complete this undertaking, there is a preferable approach than do-it-yourself systems. Servers and storage pre-built specifically for IP video surveillance make the best solutions. Below are […]

New BCDVideo GPU-Accelerating Workstations Now Available From Genetec Genetec has announced the introduction of BCDVideo client workstations made exclusively for Genetec. All workstations have also been designed to meet or exceed the Security Center 5.3 recommended system specification for a client station. These workstations will leverage the Hardware Acceleration capability of Security Center 5.3 to […]

How Video Storage Ensures Critical Data Isn’t Lost Video data is critical to today’s enterprise. The latest video storage systems must offer dependable operation that doesn’t risk the loss of that critical data. DDN – When Performance Matters “Not only is bandwidth very important, but functionality cannot be lost when a storage system is having […]

PSA-TEC Vendors Awarded WESTMINSTER, Colo. – Not only is PSA-TEC a great chance for member integrators to learn and connect, but it is also a chance for them to show their appreciation to the many vendors who support them with products and solutions on a daily basis. This year’s PSA “Superstar” vendor awards — the […]

Video Surveillance Application Storage Larger IP video systems require plenty of storage, and several high-profile applications help to demonstrate the value of storage in today’s networked video environment. Maricopa County Security Project One example is the Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff’s Office, which is nationally recognized for its zero tolerance toward crime and unwavering focus on innovation […]

MB Business Capital, a division of MB Financial Bank, N.A., announced it recently provided a new senior credit facility to Chicago, Illinois-based BCDVideo. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 04, 2015 MB Business Capital, a division of MB Financial Bank, N.A., announced it recently provided a new senior credit facility to Chicago, Illinois-based BCDVideo. The company is […]

Like many areas of the security market, the field of digital video storage systems has its share of misconceptions and missed opportunities. We called on manufacturers of these systems to set the record straight. Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) Will Continue To Rule One key misconception is that solid-state drives (SSDs) are going to replace hard disk […]