Posts Tagged ‘cameras’

What are IP cameras?

Wednesday, July 29th, 2020

Many people are familiar with the term ‘security camera’ but are not quite sure what an ‘IP camera’ is and what ‘IP’ actually means. IP stands for Internet Protocol and is the standard that sends data across a network. 


Your First Home Security System – Part 2: IP Camera Features In-Depth

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Hikvision DS-2CD2142FWD-I 4mm 4MP WDR Fixed Dome Network Camera

In this second part of our multi-part series on setting up your first home security system, we’ll be building on the basics we covered last week and go more in-depth on the different IP camera features we should be considering when purchasing our system, and the options that are available. We’ll cover camera resolution, frame-rate, and infrared.