Profile: Vicon Industries Inc (VII.A)
24 Mar 2017
Vicon Industries, Inc., incorporated on October 4, 1967, develops video management software. The Company designs, assembles and markets a range of video systems and system components, including cameras, network video servers/recorders, encoders and mass storage units, which are used in security, surveillance, safety and control applications. The Company operates within the electronic protection sector of the security industry. The Company's focus is on the design of network video systems that it produces and sells around the world, primarily to authorized dealers, system integrators, government entities and security products distributors.
The Company's product line consists of various elements of a video system, including cameras for image capture, standalone network video management system (VMS) software and various video recording, storage, management, and output devices and peripherals. The Company's VMS software is sold either separately or configured in a Network Video Recording (NVR) or Digital Video Recording (DVR) device. Video capture offerings include a range of analog, digital and high definition (HD) megapixel cameras for both fixed and robotic positioning applications, along with associated housing options to perform in a range of climatic and operating environments. The Company also sells and/or produces other video system components, such as video encoders, decoders and monitors, camera lenses, housings and mounts, matrix video switchers and controls, and various video transmission devices.
The Company's products are used for crime deterrence, visual documentation, observation of inaccessible or hazardous areas, enhancing safety, mitigating liability, accumulating command and control data and managing control systems. The Company's products are used in office buildings, manufacturing plants, apartment complexes, retail stores, government facilities, airports, highways, transportation operations, prisons, casinos, hotels, sports arenas, healthcare facilities, financial institutions and among others. The Company sells its products in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). The Company's subsidiaries include IQinVision, Inc., Vicon Industries Limited, Vicon Deutschland GmbH, TeleSite U.S.A., Inc. and Vicon Systems Ltd.
The Company competes with Bosch Group, Honeywell International, Schneider Electric, Tyco International, United Technologies, Avigilon Corporation, Exacq Technologies, Genetec Inc., Milestone Systems, Axis Communications, Hikvision Digital Technology, Samsung Group and Panasonic Corporation.
Vicon Industries Inc
135 Fell Ct
HAUPPAUGE NY 11788-4351