When choosing a VMS look at the hidden costs

While some Video Management Systems (VMS) may appear well priced, there are often additional costs. Check the costs for License per viewing work station? Maximum cameras before an enterprise license is required? Number of cameras per server? You may find that you need an additional server when you add just one more camera. How much […]


Edge Recording with Trickling – Just a sales gimmick or a surveillance design feature?

While there is a little merit to this that if the network is lost, the camera can still record locally but the reality is the network is not typically the weak point in the system and on a LAN, a 99.999% up time is the target IT managers aim for as down time cost the […]