For those situations where versatility is required, nothing beats a box camera. With a CSMount you simply add on an appropriate lens and for outdoor use place it in an outdoorhousing. IDS currently supply two models of box cameras:
1080P HDCVI WDR Box Camera (895-29-HF3101P)

1080P HDCVI WDR Box Camera (895-29-HF3101P)

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The 1080p with WDR, Day/Night (ICR), 3D-DNR and Auto Iris offers great value for money, without compromising on features.