IP Cameras IP Network Cameras

IP Cameras vs. Portable Cameras

IP cameras are known by several different names; spy cameras, security cameras, surveillance cameras and more. Until recent developments in technology, installing and maintaining an IP camera was costly and difficult. However, thanks to advances in camera and storage technology, storing and viewing video surveillance is now accessible to small business owners and personal users alike. Whether you’re […]

IP Cameras IP Network Cameras Knowledge base

Analog vs. IP Technologies

The following diagrams depict the basic setup of an analog camera system and a network-based (aka IP) camera system. Analog Security Camera System Design In the traditional analog CCTV application, security cameras capture an analog video signal and transfer that signal over coax cable to the Digital Video Recorder (DVR). Each camera may be powered […]

IP Network Cameras

Megapixel Technology: Be Prepared

There are many advantages to using Megapixel cameras in your video surveillance solution. However, Megapixel security camerasare a different animal than both standard IP and traditional analog cameras. Here are some things to keep in mind: Network Bandwidth High resolution video requires a lot of bandwidth, so plan accordingly. However, Megapixel cameras will not take up […]

IP Network Cameras

The Advantages of Megapixel

Megapixel cameras have been one of most significant advancements for video security in recent history, and have permanently changed how professionals think about their video surveillance solutions. Since their introduction, the demand for Megapixel technology within the security industry has continuously increased year-over-year. There are several key advantages made possible by Megapixel technology, including: 1. Ultra […]