Axis vs Mobotix

Author: John Honovich, Published on Oct 21, 2012

Axis and Mobotix are two of the biggest and oldest IP camera manufacturers yet their approaches are nearly mirror opposites. Based on an integrator member's request, in this note, we review the key structural differences of the two.

Open Standards vs Proprietary Packages

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