Wireless Networking For Video Surveillance Guide

Author: IPVM Team, Published on Mar 29, 2018

Wireless networking is a niche in video surveillance applications, but it can be a difficult one to understand with proper wireless design, equipment selection, interference, and other factors impacting it usage.

In this guide, we break down the key elements of wireless networking for video surveillance:

  • Topology: PTP vs PtMP vs Mesh
  • Antennas: Internal vs External
  • Antennas: Omnidirectional vs Directional
  • Antennas and Gain
  • Free Space Path Loss
  • Frequencies Including Licensed and Unlicensed Ranges
  • MIMO Radios
  • Bandwidth Planning
  • Transmission Range
  • Wireless Products Specializing in Surveillance
  • Maintenance
  • Power Requirements

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*****-**-**********

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**** ** **** ** ************ ***** ******** ******* **** ** dispersed ****** *** ****, ******* ********* ***** ************, **** **** camera ******* ***** ** *** **** *******. ***** ******* ***** in **** **** * ******* ** ******* ** * ******* lot ** ****-**** ************ *******, ***** ******** ** ******* *** connected *** **** ****** ***** ********** ******* ***** *****.

**** **** ******** ********* *** *************** ** **** ***** *********** antennas (**** ** *******), ********* ** ******* ******* *** ******* in *** ********** ** ** *** ******* *********. **** ****** radios **** ***** *** ******** *********** ********.

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** * **** *******, **** ******** **** ******** ** *** or **** ***** ******, ********* **** **** *** **** *** network *******. ** *** **** *****, **** ** ******** ** another ****, ******** *** ****** ** * ***** ******. *******, if ******** ** *******, *** **** **** ** ********* ******** to ****** ****** *****, ** ******* **** *** *** ******* overload *******.

************, **** ****** **** ********* **** ********* **** *** ** PtMP ******, *** **** ****-********* ** *********. ******* ** **** added *******, ** *** **** ***** **** ** **** ************, one ** *** *** ************ **** **** *** ****** *** need *** ***** ******** ************.

*******, **** **** ******* *** ******* *** ****** () **** ********* ************* (**** * **/*), ****** **** ********* in **** ************. ************, **** *** ****** ********* ** *********** customers **** **** **********,*******, *** ****** ** ****** **** ******** ********** *****/**********.

**** ****** *** *** *** **** ** *******, ********* ** the ******** ** ***** *****, *** *** **** ** ** connecting **.

Internal ******** *** ** *******

****** ******** ***** **** ** ** ****** ** ************* **** and *** ******* **** ** **** ********** ********, ********* **** short ****** *** *** ******** *** ******** ***, *** ************.

** ****, **** ************ ***** ************ ************ *** ******** ***** IP *******, ******* ********** ********, ********* ** ** ******** ******** radio ***** ****** ********.

Omnidirectional ********

*************** ******** ******* *** ****** ** *** **********. **** ***** are ******** **** **** **** ** ******* ** ** ** typically ******** **** ******** ******** *******, *** ***** "****** *****" style ** **** ** *** "*****" **** *****. ******* ****** function *** **** ***, *** *** ** **** ****** (*-*' long), ********* ** ******* ****.

Directional ********

*********** ******** *** ********* ** ******** ****** **** ******* **********. Some ******* ***** ********, ** ******* ********** ** ****, ***** other *** ** ****, **** *** *******. **** **** ******* type (******, *****, *********, ***.) **** *** *********** ******* *********, and * **** ******* ** ******* *** ********* ** **** form ******.

Performance *********

********* *** ****** ******* ******* ** **** *******, *** *********** comes **** ** ***** *********:

  • *************** ******** *** ******* ** *** **, ********* ****** ** no *********, *** ***** *** ******** *****. **** ****** ** used **** **** ******** ** ******* ******** ******* ** * base *******, *** *******.
  • *********** ******** **** ** ***** *** ****** ******* ****** ***** performance *** ** ***** ******** **** *******. **** *** **** commonly **** **** ** ******** ******** *** ***** ***** **** all-in-one ******. **** *** ***** ** ***** ** ***** ******* of ********* **** ******* ****** ******** ******** *** ******, *** are ********* ** ***** ******* *** ** ****, ****, *** vibration.
  • ****** *********** ******* **** ** ********* ******* *** ********* ******, but *** ********* ** *** *** ** ***** ****** *********, often ********* *********** *********** ** *******. ***** ******** *** **** often ***** ***** ******, ****** ******** ******, *** ***** **** complex *****, *** *** **** *********** ** *********** ****** *** to **** ** ********* **** ***** *****.

Antenna ****** ** ****

**** ** ********* ******* *** ****** *** ****, ********** **** being *****, *** ******* *** ****** *** ******** *** **** likely ** *** **** **** ************. *************** ******** *** ***** as *** ** *** ***** *********** ******** *** ** **** or ******.

Free ***** **** ****

** **** *******, ** ********* *** ****** ** ******** *** how *** * ****** *** ********, *** *********** **** ***** path ****, *** ****, ***:********: ** *** ******** ************.

*** ******* **** ***** *** *** *** *** ******** *******:

  • *** ********* ***** ****: ****** *** *********, *** ******* *** can ** (*.*., *.****, ********** **** *****, *** ******* ***** than *.****).
  • *** **** ** *** ******** ***** ****: *** ****** *** gain (*.*., **** ******* ** ****), *** ******* *** *** go.
  • *** *********** ***** *** ******** ********. *** ****** *** *****, the ****** ** ** ** **** *** ********* **** ********* is ********* (*.*., -***** ** -***** *** ****** ********* ******).
  • *** ************ ***** ** *** *****. **** ************ ******** ******* use ******** *********** ***** *** *** **** ***** *** ** put ***, ************ *** *** *** ****** *** ** (******, e.g., * ** ******* ***** ** ************* '********' *** ************* at **** ***** ***********).

******* ** *** ******* ************ ******** ** ****,** **** ****** ************** **** ***** ****, **** **** ********* ********, *********, ******* and ***** ***********, *** ******** ***********. *** ****** ** *** of ***** *********** *** * ****** *.* *** **** ** shown *****.

Fresnel ****

******** **'* **** ** ***** ** ******** ****** ** * line ** * ****, ** ** ******** ** ********** ****** between *** *********** *** ********, ****** ********** ****. ****** ***, *** ****** *** ******** ******* *** ******, the ****** *** ******** ** *** ******* ****.

******* ** ****, *** ********* ** *** ***** *** ****** an ***** ** **** **** ****** (**** ******* *****) ** the ****** ****** ** ***** *** ******* ****, ********* ****** to ** ******* ****** ** **********. ************, ** ******* ******, users ****** ****** ** ***** ************, **** ** *****, ******* trucks, ** ********* ******** *** ******* ****, ** **** *** also ***** **********/********** ******.

*********** *** ******** **** ** ********* *** **** ** *** fresnel **** *** ************* ******** ******, ******* ** **** ****** calculators. ************* *** ***** ***** *** **********, *** **** ******* calculators ********** ********* ******.

Obstructions / **** ** *****

****** **** *********** *** ********* ************ ****** **** ******, ******** links ****** ******* **** ***** **** ** ***** (***) ******* radios *** **** ***********. ************ ****** *********** ** ***** *** ways:

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**** ** **** ** ***********, **** ** *** ****** ** absorbed ***/** *********, ******** *** ***** ** ****** ******** *** receiving ***. *** **** ******* *********** ******* ** *** ********. For *******, ******* *** **** ***** (****** **** *** ****** construction *********) ****** ********** ****** ******. ** ********, ***** ********, brick, *** ***** ************ ***** ** ***** ********* ****** *** reflect **** **** *****, ********* ** **** ***********.

********* ** * ******* ********** ** *** ****** **** *** intended ****, ********* ** ** ***** ******** *** ** **** with *** ******** ***-********* ************, ******** **** *******. ****** ********** surfaces **** ** ***** *** *****, ** **** ** *******, are ***** ** ********* *********** **** ** ******* ******.

Frequency *********

********* ******* ******** *********** ** *** ****:

  • **********:****** ***, *** ****** *** *********, *** ****** *** ******* theoretical **********. **** ********* ****** *** ****** ******** * **** speeds, ***** ***** *********** *** ******* ** *-* ****.
  • ***********:*** ** ***** ****** **********, ***** *********** *** ****** **** to ********* *** ******** ******* ** ***** *********. *** *********** (900 ***, *.* ***, ***.) *** ******** ** ***-**** ** sight (****) ************, ***** ** ** ** *** **** ********* radios *** *** *********** ******** ** **** ** *** *** to ******** ** *** ***.

******* ** ****, ***** **** ********* ******** *** ******* ******** throughput, ********* ** *** ******** ************ ****, *** **** *** possibly ** ********, *** *** ******** ********* ******* *** **.

** ******* *********** ********* **** ** ************ ******* *****.

2.4/5.8 ***

***** *********** *** **********, **** *** *** ** ******, *** most ***** **** ** ******* ************ ************ **** ** ********** cameras ****** * ******* ***, ******* *** *********, ***. ********** varies ********* ** ************ ********** *** ****** ** ****** (*** MIMO, *****) ****, *** ** ********* ** *** ***** ** ~25-40 *** ****** ******, *** *** ** **** *** **** models.

*******, ***** *** ***** *** **** **** ** ***.** (*/*/*/*/**) networks ** *** ** ***** *** ********, ********** *** ********* for ************. *.* *** *** ********** **** ****** ** ************ as ** *** **** ******* **** *** *.* ****, *** with ***.*** (*** *** ***.****) ****** ****** ****** ** **** home *** ********** ********, *** ********* *** **** ******* *******.

*.* *** *** ** **** ** ******* ** ***** ********** non-line ** ***** ************, ** ** *** ********* ********* **** as ***** **** *****. *******, *.* *** ********* ******** **** of *****.

************, *.* *** *.* *** *** **** **** ** ********* obstacles **** ***** ***********, ****** **** ** ***** (***) *** when ********* ****** ** ***** *****. ** ************ ***** ************, 5.8Ghz ** **** ********** **** **** *.**** ** ** ** relatively **** *******.

900 ***

*** *** ** *** **** ****** ***-**** ** ***** *********, and ** **** ***** **** **** ******* ** *** **** a ***** **** ** *** **** *******, **** ** ***** or ***** ***** **** ******* *****.

*** ***** ********* **** ** ****** **** ** ********* ********* than *.* ** *.* *** ******. **** *********** ***** **** a ********, *******, ** *** *** ******** ***** ********* **** lower ********** **** ****** ***********, ************ ***** ~**-** **/*. *******, newer **** ****** **** ********* ********** *************, **** ***+ **/* now ******.

*** *** *** ********* ****, **** *.* *** *.* ***, is ******* *** *** ********** ************ ******, ** ** ** commonly **** ** **** ******** ********, **** ** ******** ****** and ********* *****.

10+ ***

******** ****** ***** *.* *** (**, **, **, ** ***, etc.) **** ************ ******** ** ************ *** **** **** ***** use ** *** **** *** *****, *** ** ***** ****** bandwidth ******** (***** ** ** * **/*). *******, **** ***.**** based **** ****** *** **** ******, **** ******* *** **** somewhat *******.

***** *********** *** **** **** *********** ** ************ *** ** environmental ********** **** ** ****, ****, *** ***, ****** **** budget ******** *** ****** ********* ********. *******, ****** ** ***** frequencies *** **** ****** ** *** ************ ****** ******* *** other ******* ******* ** ***** ******, ****** *** *** ** 2.4/5.8 ***.

************, ****** ** ***** ***** *** **** **** ********* **** typical *.*/*.* *** ******, ********* ******** ***** ** $*,*** *** per *****, **** $*,***-*,*** *** ********.

Licensed *****

**** *********** ** *** ******** ******** *** ******** *** ****** safety ***. ** *** **, *.* *** ** ********* *** this ******, *** ***** ******** (*********, *** *** ******, ********** entities) ******* ** ****** ****** ** **** **** **** ***** for ***. ***** *********** *** ******* ********* *****.

******* *** ********* ********* *** *** *** *** *.* *** band *** ** **** ******** ** **** ****, ************ ****** are ******** ******** ** ********** ***********. ******* ** ** ********** to ****** ****** ***, ** ** **** ***** **** ** city ************, **** ** ****** *** ***** ********* *********.

TV ***** *****

* ****** *********** ** ********,** ***** **************** **** ***** ****** ** ** ******** ******* *** ** 2010. ***** ****** *** *********** ** *** ***/*** ***** ***** were ******* ** *** ****** **** ****** ** ******* ********* TV. ***** **** *** ***** *********** (******* ** *** *** MHz), ***** ***** ****** *** ****** **** ** ********* *********, but ********** ** ***** **** **** *** ***, ******* *** at ***** ** **/* ** ********* ********* ******* *******.

MIMO ******

****, ***** *** ******** ** ******** ***, ******* ***** ****** across *** ** **** ***** ** ******** ********* *** ********** to ************. **** ****** *** *** *** ** **** ******** antennas, ** **** ******** * ****-********* *******, ***** ********* **** of ***** ******* ** ****, **** *** ********** ******* ** degrees. **** ***** *********** ****** ****** ****-********* ********:

Bandwidth ********

************* *** **** ********** *** ****** ********* *************, ********** ** frequencies ********. *.* *** *********** *** ***** *** ********* *** affected ** *** *** *** **** ****** *******, **** ** heavy **** ** ********** ****. *********** ***** ****, *******, *** be ******** *******, *** **** ****** *** ** **** *** critical ************ *****. ***** **** *******, ****** ******* ** **** conditions, **** ** ******* ******* **** *** **** ** ************, or ******** ******** ******** *** ***** ************ ******, ********* *********, or ******** **** ** ****.

Manufacturer ********* ******

** ******* ***** ************ ********* ******. ** * ******* **** of *****, ******** ********* ********* ****** ** **% ** **% when ********** ********* *** **** ***** ************ ***. *** **** news ** **** **** **** **** *******, ******** ********* **** for * ****** ** ****** (~*-* **/*) ** ********* **** to ******* ** * ********* *** ****. *******, ** ******** video ******* *** ****** *** **** *******, **** ******* ********** and ******* ******* ********.

Transmission *****

***** *** ** **** *** **** ***** *** ************ ***** in ******** ********. ********* *** ******** ** ****** **** ** obstructions, ********* ****, ************ *****, *** ******* ****.

** ******* ************* ***** **** ** ***** ** ********, **** as ******* ****, ******** ** *** **** ** * ********* when ******** ******** ** *** ** **** **************.

*******, ***** *****-**** ******** ***** *** ****** ******** **** *** right *********, **** ***** **** **** *** ************ ******** ** these ********* ***********, *** ****** ***** ****** **** ********** **** the ************ ** *********** ***********.

************, *** ****** *** ****, *** **** ******* ******* ********* must **, ****** ************ **** *********. *****-**** ***** **** **** take *** ********* ** *** ***** **** *******, ** ** may ******* ** ****** ****** ** **** ******, ********* *****.

Wireless ******** *** ***** ************

***** ******* ****** **** *****-** ********, ********* ************ ******* **** use ********** ******** ********* ******* ** ****** ** ******* ** a **** ** *** ******** ******.

**** ******** ************ ***** ********* ****** *** ** **** *******, generally **** ***** **** ******* (******** ** *** **** ******). For **** ** ******** ******* ***********, ***:******** ******** ***** ************ *************.

** *** *****, ***** *** * *** ** ***** *** interest ** **** ********** *** *** **** **** ($*,***+ *** link *** ******) *** ********** *** ********* **** ****** ** high-end, *********** ********.

***********

******* ******** ***** *** ********* ** ************ ** **** **********, routine *********** ** * *** ******* ** *** **********. ******* alignment ****** ** *******, ********** ****** ** ******* *** *********, foliage ** *** **** ** *** **** ****** ** *******, and ****. ** ******* ***** ****** **-***** ** *********** ************ ***************.

Power ************
* ***** *********** ** ********** ********-********* ******* ** *********** *** best ********* ***** ******. *** ***** **** *** * ******* radio *** ****** **** ** *** (**** **** ** *****). Finding **********, ***** ****** **** *** ******** ******** ** *** primary ********. ** ** ***** ****** ******, ***** **** **** need ** ** ****** **** ******* *** ***** ** ******* powered *******.

Electrical ******* ********
****** ******* * ******** *********** **** ********** * *** ** using ** ******** ***** ******. ** *** ** *** ****** do *** **** *** ** *****, *** **** **** ** account *** *** ********** **** ** ************** ***. **** ** important ** *** ****** ******** *** ***** ****** ** ***** to ************* ***********, ** ****** ********* *********. * ******** *********** will **** ****** *** *** *** ******* *********** ***** ******** power ******* (** *** ************* **** ** *** ******'* *********** staff).

*** **** ****** ***** ******* **** *** ****:
  • ******* *****
  • *****
  • *******

Utility *****

******** ******** ****** *** ******* **** * ******** ***-****** @ 60 ** (** ***-****** @ **** ) *******-********* ****** ** hardwired ***** ****** ** *** ******* ********.

*** ************ ** * ****** ** * ******** **** *****'* have ******** ******* ************, ***** *** ** ****** **** * nearby ********** ******** ***, ** **** ** ******** *** ** existing *******. **** *** ** ****** ** *********** *****, ****** Fields, *** ****** ******* ****** *************.

********** ******* ** ******** ***** *** **** *** *** ********** power **** ** ******* *** ****. **** **** ****** ** a *** *******:

  • ** *** ***** ** *** **** ********* ********? ** **** commercial **********, ******** ******** ***** *** ********** ** * ******** located *****, ** *****-***, ***** ***** *** ***** *** ** the ****** ****** *** ***.
  • ** *** ***** ********** **** ************ *********? **** ******** ***** run ** ****** *-***** ******** **** *** ** *** *****, so **** *** ******* *** **** ***** **** ***** ******* a****-**** ***********.

**** *** ****** ** ***** ******** ******** ************ *******.

Solar *****

*** ********* ** ***** ***** *** ******** ***** ************ **** depend ** *** ****** *** *** **********. *** ** ********** National ********* ****** *** ******** ******** ***** *** ****** ********* ** *** ** ******. ***** resources *** ********* *** ********** *** ***** ****** *********, **** the****** ***** *****. **** *** ****** *** ***** ************************.

*** **** **** **** ** ********* *** ****** ******** *** your ******, *** *** ** * *********** ** ***** ****** with ******* ****** **** **** ***** *** *** **********.

******* ****** ** ******** **** ********** * ***** ******* ****** is *** ********** ****** *** ********** ** **** *** ***** panel *** *** ********** ******* ****** *** ******* ******* *****.

***** ***** ******* **** ****** ** ****** ********* ***** ** maintaining *** ***** ****** *** ******* ****** *******.

Battery *****

******* ****** ***** ** **** ** *** ***** ******* ****** and ** ***** ** ******** ***** ************* **** *** ***** supply ** **********. *********** ** *** ********* ** ******** ** the *********** ** *** ****** *** **** *** ********* ****.

******* *********,*************** *** ********** *******-******* *** ********-******* ********, *** *********** **** a *** ******** ** ***** ******* ** ****. ************* ***** a ******* **** ** *-* ******. **** ***** ** ********* to * *** ***** ********* ** *** ****** ** ******** monitored. ******* **** ** ***** ******* ***** ********* *** ********* in **** *****. ******* **** *********** ********* *** **** ** be *********** ***** ******** *******.

Test **** *********

**** ***** ******** *******

[****: **** ***** *** ********** ******* ** ****, *** ************* updated ** **** ** ******* ******* ** ************ *****, ********* selection, *** ******* ************]]

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Cable Firestopping Installation Guide on Mar 06, 2019
Installing cables through firewalls is a critical installation issue. Failing to properly seal a penetration can cause smoke and fire to spread,...
Private School IT Manager Surveillance Interview on Feb 22, 2019
This IT manager describes himself as the "oft-maligned IT person" whose "opinions may not always be appreciated by the integrator crowd." But he is...

Most Recent Industry Reports

Silicon Valley Cybersecurity Insurance Startup Coalition Profile on Mar 20, 2019
Many industry people believe cybersecurity insurance is not worth it, as the voting and debate in our Cybersecurity Insurance For Security...
Covert IP Camera Shootout - Axis, Hanwha, Hikvision, March, Vivotek on Mar 20, 2019
Covert cameras were one of the last holdout areas for analog cameras. However, in the past few years, IP / HD covert cameras have become...
Top Metrics For Ensuring Integrator Profitability - Statistics on Mar 20, 2019
How do integrators ensure the profitability of their projects? As part of our profitability study, 100+ integrators answered the following...
Avigilon Launches 'Renewed Products Program' on Mar 19, 2019
There are lots of 'pre-owned' cars but pre-owned IP cameras? While such programs are common in other industries, in video surveillance, they are...
Hanwha Tax Evasion Probe, Camera Division Implicated on Mar 19, 2019
A Hanwha group subsidiary was raided as part of a tax evasion probe. While a Korean news media report listed the raided entity as 'Hanwha...
Genetec Security Center 5.8 Tested on Mar 19, 2019
Genetec has released Version 5.8. This comes after a wait of more than a year that caused frustrations for many Genetec partners. Our previous...
Retired Mercury President Returns As Open Options President on Mar 18, 2019
Open Options experienced major changes in 2018, including being acquired by ACRE and losing its President and General Manager, John Berman who...
Large US University End-User Video Surveillance Interview on Mar 18, 2019
Schools have become targets in modern days of active shooters and terrorist fears. The need for video and access security is high. Universities...
Hikvision Favorability Results 2019 on Mar 18, 2019
Hikvision favorability results declined significantly in IPVM's 2019 study of 200+ integrators. While in 2017 Hikvision's favorability was...
ONVIF Favorability Results 2019 on Mar 15, 2019
In the past decade, ONVIF has grown from a reaction to the outside Cisco-lead PSIA challenge, to being the de facto video surveillance standard...

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