Salient Systems VMS Overview

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Nov 02, 2011

Recently, we have received a number of questions about Texas, USA based VMS provider Salient Systems. Less known compared to other VMS players, one of their aims and possibly strongest differentiator is making the transition from analog to IP easier and much less expensive than competitive options.  In this update, we will examine their product line, and how it compares to other lines such as Exacq and Milestone.

Product Overview

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