What Should The Industry Call CCTV Now?

We are re-writing policy/standards. We do not like the term CCTV (Closed-Circuit Television). We migrated to the term "Digital Video" a couple of years ago. Where is the industry going in identify/referring to Video Surveillance? What are your thoughts?

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