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IP Camera Systems vs. Analog: Which Is Right For You?

IP Camera Systems vs. Analog: Which Is Right For You?

Internet Protocol (IP) and analog camera systems continue to dominate company surveillance strategies despite top technologies like artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things tops in cybersecurity trends in 2020. Since IP cameras don’t have the cabling requirements that analog cameras have and have more megapixels for higher resolution, they tend to be holistically cost-effective, […]

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How to Choose the Right PoE Camera System

How to Choose the Right PoE Camera System

A PoE camera system is an excellent way to monitor a business or home. More cost-effective and efficient than traditional surveillance equipment, PoE set-ups are also easier to install and expand upon. With the PoE IP camera world changing rapidly, however, selecting the right system can be overwhelming. Here are a few considerations to take […]

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How to Use a PoE Injector for IP Cameras

How to Use a PoE Injector for IP Cameras

Not every IP camera is Power over Ethernet (PoE) enabled. If your customer’s existing security cameras aren’t PoE enabled, they will need to upgrade by using either a switch or a PoE injector for IP cameras. PoE injectors save you from using both a power cable and an Ethernet cord to power up and connect […]

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Choosing the best PoE Switch Blog Post

Choosing the Best PoE Switch for Your IP Cameras

IP cameras are in wide use for improving security through remote monitoring of public and private places and institutions. The “Power over Ethernet” (PoE) feature defined by the IEEE standards 802.3af, 802.3at and 802.3bt helps reduce wire clutter by powering the IP cameras from the Cat5 or Cat6 cables that already provide data traffic. When […]

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