Kudos to Arecont!

Author: John Honovich, Published on Jan 26, 2013

Over the last few years, IPVM has repeatedly criticized Arecont Vision; Most recently was Arecont's FoV switcheroo in a 2012 trade magazine advertisement.

I am happy to see and share Arecont's newest advertisement that has not only eliminated that bad practice but fairly showcases a recent competitive advance for Arecont. It is a great turnaround and an excellent example of doing things the right way:

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