I'm new to the site and forum, which I'm loving so far by the way.
We primarily recommend Panasonic cameras at our shop here, but there are many scenarios when Panasonic is simply too expensive and maybe too robust for the client's needs.
I do not have a lot of experience with other brands, but I'm trying to find something that would be lower cost, but still deliver good picture quality to my clients. We've tried a camera from a company called "Digital ID View" and we have one on the way from ICRealtime, which I believe is just rebranded Dahua cameras.
The cameras I'm looking mostly to replace are the Panasonic WVSW155, WVSF336, and something possibly that could replace the WVSPPanasonic 306. Our biggest seller is the Panasonic WVSW155 due to it's compact size, and wide FOV, and of course it's a lower priced outdoor Panasonic camera.
I definitely want the cameras that I would be using to be IP cameras, as we always use Milestone for VMS.
I'm open to any suggestions you experts may have!