Annual Licensing Fees For Cameras?

Does anyone here have any knowledge of a manufacturer creating a software upgrade that enhances a cameras functionality (adding features)? Some customers want top end equipment, but consider annual licensing unnecessary. "Why should I pay them to fix bugs in their equipment"? I have considered this and if manufacturers actually did improve or add functionality to a camera, that is the best reason to pay for an annual license. Or is my premise wrong. Camera companies don't charge an annual license. Only a few VMS companies do? If that is the case, what do you actually recieve that is of value for that annual renewal? Bug fixes is a sticky subject. Improved features are where the value is. I apologize is this is in anyway redundant.

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