Dropcam HD VSaaS Examined

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 22, 2012

Last October, Dropcam received an investment of nearly $6 Million, the largest funding any VSaaS provider has yet received. Now, Dropcam has announced its first major new product in nearly 2 years. The new HDcamera is a significant step forward in functionality and cost competitiveness. In this update, we examine the new offering and its competitive positioning.

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