Hikvision is one of the world’s largest suppliers of equipment and solutions for video surveillance. The company’s full name is Hikvision Digital Technology Co, Ltd. The company is headquartered in Hangzhou (China). Despite the generally accepted belief about the low quality of products from China, the company is a well-known player in the world market of high technologies.
The company was founded in 2001 and has grown from a small organization with a staff of 28 people to a global corporation, which has more than 14,500 employees, including 5,400 R & D engineers today. Its head office is located in China, and the sales offices are located in 18 countries in Europe, Asia and America. Hikvision products are successfully used in more than 100 countries.
Hikvision believes that the basis of its activity is the technical innovation and development, which allows to deliver to the market the products and services of impeccable quality. Because of this, in 20 years of its activity, the brand has managed to gain leading positions by offering the several generations of innovative video surveillance systems.
Among Hikvision products there are the analog video cameras, IP-cameras, Hybrid DVR, NVR, autonomous DVRs, digital video servers, video capture cards and high-speed PTZ Dome Cameras. In its production Hikvision mainly uses the components provided by TexasInstruments and Ambarella – leading technology companies in sphere of the electronic components for video processing. Network solutions are based on use of its own Linux-based operating system, which allows to conduct video recording in real time at high resolution with adaptive bitrate.
With its strong development team, unique products and continuous introduction of innovations the Hikvision company holds the leading position in the market of video surveillance and security systems over the last few years. Moreover, during several years, the company included in the rating of A & S Security 50, which includes the top 50 companies of the global security market. In accordance with the results of IMS Research Hikvision became №1 in the world for the production of equipment for video surveillance systems in 2012 and 2013, From 2009 to 2013 the company was №1 in DVR software release.
More information about the Hikvision company and its technologies at: https://hikvision.ru/