Network cameras, also known as internet protocol cameras or webcams is a type of digital video camera that sends and receives data over a local area network (LAN) and/or the internet. IP cameras are increasingly being used for surveillance in a wide variety of personal and commercial properties owing to a host of benefits that they offer. A distinguishing feature of IP cameras in contrast to analog closed circuit television (CCTV) cameras is that are capable of receiving and transmitting data via a computer network and the Internet. This and their digital zoom capabilities are the two prime reasons that IP cameras are increasingly replacing analog CCTVs. It is mostly used in IP surveillance, closed-circuit television (CCTV) and digital videography. IP cameras are available in wired and wireless form. Wired cameras work with physical cable connection whereas the more sophisticated and expensive versions come with wireless facilities. Good quality cameras offer razor sharp images and video which is important to capture the activities of a moving target. Wireless IP cameras as such make use of radio frequency (RF) signals or over a local WiFi network to receive and transmit data. Also, installation of such cameras is pretty simple as they come loaded with their own software which is required to be configured to the network
In today’s world of technological advancements the question of security and safety of your property, business, shop, hose, etc is of paramount importance. It is not that their security and safety was not of concern when the technology was not that advanced. What we are implying here is that burglars have become technologically sophisticated and as such we need advanced surveillance system in place to protect ourselves from their nefarious activities. Internet Protocol cameras have given a whole new definition and meaning to surveillance from a remote location. You can check on what is going on at your home or office anytime and from anywhere. You can check on your children at home from your office or on your office from your home in real time. IP cameras allow you to connect to the internet via a broadband network and support two way communications alerting you instantly in an event of any suspicious activity taking place. Network cameras with night vision are available in the price range of Rs 3,000 to 70,000. You can choose one according to your own specific needs and requirement.