Open Camera Installation Tool (Razberi)

Author: Brian Rhodes, Published on Jul 26, 2012

Installers typically hate using laptops to install IP cameras, and most everyone agrees: when on ladders, laptops are awkward and cumbersome to use. However alternatives are scarce, especially ones that support third party cameras. Filling this gap is a 'new' IP camera installation tool. In this note, we examine how they are claiming to meet the need and compare it to other options.

Overview

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