Examining Mx2Wire

Author: John Honovich, Published on Sep 11, 2009

Mx2Wire enables existing building wiring to support power (PoE) and network transmission of IP cameras (read the Mobotix sales deck and the Mx2Wire manual for details).

These units can eliminate the need for pulling new Cat5/6 network cable and powering cameras on a remote side of a building. These units are part of Mobotix's Home Automation line.

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