Favorite Encoders

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Apr 08, 2012

Encoders play a secondary, but vital, role to IP cameras in surveillance systems, normally relegated to upgrades of existing analog systems. Because of this, they are discussed far less often than cameras. However, integrators still have strong manufacturer preferences in encoders. As part of our Winter 2012 integrator survey we sought the answer to the question: What encoders do integrators really prefer?.

The Responses

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  • "** ****** *** **** ********. **** *** ******* ** ********* and **** * ********** ******* ****."
  • "****. ****** ***** ***** **** **** *** ****** ******* ******* in ** ******."
  • "****'* ***** ******* *** ********."

 

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