Milestone Declares End-To-End Is A Dead-End

Author: Brian Karas, Published on Aug 24, 2016

While Axis celebrates their end to end system win at top 50 global retailer H&M, their Canon sister company Milestone is proclaiming that end-to-end solutions like Axis' are a "dead end".

Times have certainly changed. Axis and Milestone were the original IP camera / VMS partnership. Now they are increasingly competitors.

In this report, we examine Milestone's detailed statements on the deficiencies of end-to-end systems.

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