How to Choose the Right Location for Your Outdoor Security IP Camera
If a Network based IP or Analog camera is to be exposed to outdoor elements or is placed in an industrial setting, an external housing is need to protect it. There are standards that specify the degree of protection to be provided by enclosures. Two digits prefixed by the letters IP define the rating of protection look for IP 66 or higher. Vandalism and theft of hardware is not consider in this rating scheme.