Video surveillance is everywhere today, from private home installations to massive enterprise deployments. And while the migration from analog to IP has been on the rise for several years, many companies of all sizes and shapes have been hesitant to make the leap to an IP-based video surveillance installation. Using HD cameras, IP-based systems bring the inherent advantages of network storage to video surveillance as well as the overall storage needs of a business.
There are the issues of the initial cost, the need for some technical understanding, and perhaps other concerns, but, really, why haven’t more companies made the switch to an IP-based video surveillance system?
Here are 10 reasons why now is the perfect time for companies to switch from legacy analog cameras and DVR systems to HD cameras and dedicated network video recorders (NVRs) for all their video surveillance needs.