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Market Insight: Smart Surveillance Cameras Will Require Chip Vendors to Invest in Partnerships and Nine Technology Capabilities

Published: 08 September 2016

ID: G00311157

Analyst(s): Masatsune Yamaji , Hiroyuki Shimizu, Ganesh Ramamoorthy


Smart surveillance cameras will offer more than $1 billion in semiconductor demand by 2020. Technology product management leaders at chip vendors should demonstrate nine chip technology capabilities, expertise in artificial intelligence solutions, and partnerships with OEMs and system integrators.

Table Of Contents


  • Semiconductor Opportunity in Smart Surveillance Camera Market
  • Smart Surveillance System Architectures
  • Technology Requirements for Smart Surveillance Systems

Background and Context

  • Incorporation of AI in Camera Devices
  • Collaboration of Multiple Camera Devices
  • Data Center as a Commander and Camera Devices as Police Officers

The Impact

  • Smart Surveillance Systems Will Be the Next High-Value, High-Growth Market for Semiconductor Chip Vendors
  • Developing Smart Surveillance Solutions Will Require Semiconductor Chip Vendors to Invest in New Technologies
  • AI Will Be the Key Growth Driver After 2020
  • Semiconductor Chip Vendors Must Partner With System Integrators and Cloud Service Providers to Ensure Success of Their Products


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