"The shift from analog to digital will be very strong during the next five years. Video servers, with the ability to bridge the gap between analog and digital, should experience strong sales."
This sub-headline starts an article in A & S International that ran in June 2003. With a customer case example and quotes from industry experts, this topic is discussed. Milestone Systems co-founder Henrik Friborg is included:
"Well-developed software greatly supports server management. Although IP-cameras have built-in storage chips as well, video servers can be integrated with other business applications in IT environments."