What is Security video cameras?

- Jul 23, 2018-

What is Security video cameras?

Security video cameras offered in one of two formats:

Analog Video

~Optical transmitters modify signal output based on video content

~Modifications include amplitude (AM) or frequency (FM)

~Most commonly used for security and surveillance applications

~Tried and true technology and still the lowest cost option today

~80% + market share today for new installations


IP Video

~Video camera automatically encodes the video output into IP packets

~Video output can be transmitted directly over a traditional Ethernet LAN

~Power over Ethernet technology benefits

~Gaining popularity in security and surveillance applications

~Estimated to gain 50% + market share by 2010

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