10 years ago, 500GB for an entire DVR was considered good. Today, there are 6TB hard drives.
More and more storage at lower prices has lead many to conclude that storage costs are no longer important.
On the other hand, a decade ago, 2CIF (less than 0.2MP) was common. Now, 2MP cameras are ordinary.
So which way is it?
In this note, we share statistics and color commentary from security integrators on how important (or not) storage costs are now for surveillance systems.