AXIS, Panasonic & D-Link Cameras
All three are mainly IP network cameras. AXIS provides a wide range of cameras for every possible use for this purpose. Other options make use of closed systems with DVRs that record either full time or on motion detection. Most of these systems can now be accessed from the internet and even by "Smart" phones. Both systems offer wireless cameras, indoor-outdoor capability, and "night vision" using IR illumination.
The right router CAN make a difference
We can offer advice on the easiest models to use. Both D-Link and Linksys offer great options today.
For the Kern County Mountain area, you may have choices, but there is only one fast, reliable service available for the internet, Frazier Mountain Internet Service. We will help coordinate their service, if you're not already a subscriber.