Suddenly More Storage Options

Hodgson, Karen
May 2008
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2008, Vol. 45 Issue 5, p44
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the evolution of video storage industry. Digital video recorder (DVR), the revolutionized the CCTV industry, has dominated video storage technology in the past decades replacing the VHS tape system. Now a new storage device has emerged with advent of Internet protocol (IP) cameras. The network video recorder (NVR) can capture and store the video directly over a company's network. It presents the advantages and disadvantages between DVR and NVR.


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