CCTV Cabling Considerations
Reel Time May 2008
While only 15 percent of cameras installed today are IP, most installers and integrators are seeing the shift from standalone proprietary video systems to a networked camera. Through balun and transceiver/receiver technology, even analog cameras can reside on the same network as IP cameras through UTP or fiber optic cable. But, the biggest concern by installers seems to be perplexity on compliance to telecommunications’ industry standards, particularly cable distance limitations for maximum signal and data integrity.
Read the complete article for details on the relevant cabling standards.