3 Key Developments in Remote Video Technology

Dealers need to understand the ins and outs of the latest remote video capabilities

It's important to remember that remote video solutions like Total Connect are not meant to provide functionality typically found in DVRs or full-blown video management systems normally found in large-scale installations. But the ability to accommodate more cameras has started to make the technology more appealing to a non-homeowner audience. Combined with improved installation methods, robust user interfaces and streaming video quality, the latest remote video technology stands a good chance to further establish itself as a valued offering in both residential and commercial installations.

Dean Mason is the senior communications product manager for Honeywell. A Honeywell/ADEMCO veteran of over 20 years, Mason has marketing responsibilities for Honeywell Security & Communications products and services, which include IP/GSM communicators and Total Connect remote services.