Axis VSaaS Myths - Issues and Inaccuracies

Author: John Honovich, Published on Mar 27, 2011

A March 2011 Axis 'op-ed' piece on Hosted Video published in SDI Magazine promised "Myths busted and truth revealed!" Despite the grand pretenses, Axis manufactured a dangerous new myth and significantly misinformed the community. In this note, we examine a number of issues and inaccuracies in the article.

The article attempts to prove that hosted video is safe and ready for real world use. In the opening, Axis challenges, "Think it's unsafe or not for you? Think again."

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