Stats: IP Camera Dead On Arrival (DOA) Decline, Near Zero

By IPVM Team, Published Jun 01, 2018, 08:28am EDT (Info+)

New IPVM integrator statistics show that IP camera DoA rates have declined with zero dead on arrival units for many integrators and effectively zero for many more, a decline from 2015 reported failure rates

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  • "****" - ** *********** ********* **** "None"
  • "* ***'* ******** *** ******* ** the **** **** ***** ***"
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  • "****. *** ****** ****."
  • "*******. *** ************ **** **** ******* checking ***. "
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  • "*% **** *** ** *** *** "
  • "*********, **** **** *** ** *** for ** **** ** * *** remember "

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  • "**** ***, **** **** * *******. We ****** *** ******** ******** *** their ******* **** **** **** *****."
  • "**** **** *% - ** *** an **** *****-* **** *** ** the ***. * ******* ** ********* camera ******** ***** ***** ******** *********, but **** *** - **** * that * *** ******, *** *** was **** *** ** ****, *** the ******. "
  • "********** **** *** ** *** ***, less **** *%
  • "***********, **** **** *% ** *** whole, *** **'** ******* ** **** away **** ******* ************* "
  • "
  • "**** **** *%. ** **** *** Axis *******"
  • "* ***. (~*.***%). ********* "
  • "*% *** **** ********* - **** model *** ***** ********. "
  • "**** **** *% *** * ******** if ** *** ****** ******* ** misapplication"
  • "*.*%. ******* "
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  • "**** **** *%"
  • "** *** * **** *****-*** **** upon *******. *** ***** ****** ** 1 **** *** *********. "
  • "**** *** **** **** *% ******* only "
  • "*% ** ************* ***** ***"

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  • "******* ******* *** *** ** **** within * ****** ***** ** ******* around **-**% "
  • "**% *******"
  • "******* *% ** ******* **** *** - *******."
  • "* % - ******* ******"
  • "**** **** *%...** ******* ******* *******."
  • "******* *** **** ******* **** ***, maybe .*%, *** *** **** ******* "
  • "*% *******"

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Comments (3)

We stopped using Pelco years ago. This must be why I never see DOA cameras! LOL

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Arecont notwithstanding, the decline in DOAs shows that camera hardware has become increasingly mature and reliable.

Could it also suggest less people are using Arecont?

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Possibly true, but if so I have a West Coast subcontractor that has a high DOTC (Dead on Technician Contact) rate.

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