Subscribe to RSS - IMS

IMS

Integrators' new role

 - 
Wednesday, December 5, 2012

Did you see the new report out from IMS called "The Changing Role of the Security Systems Integrator"? Here's the link to the abstract.

Integrators' new role

Did you see the new report out from IMS called "The Changing Role of the Security Systems Integrator"

North America owns 70 percent of mobile video surveillance market

A robust American market continues to dominate the global share on the strength of school bus and police car verticals
 - 
10/07/2013

LONDON—By a vast margin, North America remains the dominant sales region for mobile video surveillance equipment, according to a recent report from IHS, a global market research firm.

Market void: Technology and demand await next development in hosted video

Experts say security companies need to take the hosted video plunge, and commit to training their sales people
 - 
08/21/2013

Although hosted video has not yet dominated the security scene as some predicted a few years ago, the hype may eventually be justified. Integrators who have made the switch from selling analog to digital cameras and other industry experts say the future is now for hosted video surveillance.

IMS finds end users boosting budgets for physical security gear

 - 
06/12/2013

WELLINGBOROUGH, England—Budgets for physical security equipment continue to defy the sluggish economic recovery, with 45 percent of end users reporting that their security funding increased during 2012, according to a survey conducted by IMS Research, now part of IHS Inc.

High-profile bombing, shootings drive MNS market

Demand is also fueled by software that creates uses for MNS for business communications and incident management
 - 
06/05/2013

AUSTIN, Texas—The Boston Marathon bombing, the Sandy Hook school massacre and other high-profile incidents are a key reason why demand for mass notification systems is expected to spike 30 percent within five years, according to a new report from IMS Research, now part of IHS.

Day 3 and done ISCWest 2013

 - 
Monday, April 15, 2013

On Friday, April 12, Day 3 of ISC West, many were already heading to McCarren, but I was heading back to the show floor. And this year, though the crowd had thinned considerably, so were a lot of other folks.

Very decent crowd for Friday of ISC West.

Access control industry to evolve with near-field control

 - 
09/24/2012

WELLINGBOROUGH, England—The $400 million global access control credential market is set to be rejuvenated by smart cards and near field communication (NFC), according to a study published by IMS Research, recently acquired by IHS.