August 22nd, 2014
Good install / bad install
What makes for a good CCTV installation and what is considered a bad one?
A good CCTV installation starts with communication between the customer, the dealer, and the installer.
It is necessary to educate the customer about what is needed to accomplish and what the customer wants to do. What technology fits best and what will work best with the budget he has in mind. If he wants a deluxe system, but does not want to spend the necessary money, the salesman needs to make that very clear. There will always be somebody out [...] Continue Reading…
August 21st, 2014
There has been a lot of people who have asked how to stream an IP Camera to a Webpage. Well here we go!
Lets start by gathering the software and Hardware that we will need.
Unreal Media Server – Free Version is fine for a few cameras.
WampServer – To host your webpage [optional]
Wordpress [pen source website creation tool written in PHP]
Computer that will run this Software
IP Camera [ EL series IP Cameras]
Lets start by setting up our camera. For this article I will be using the
August 20th, 2014
One of the most common questions that I get asked is about wireless camera systems. Everyone wants to have wireless cameras. I guess that Hollywood has done a lot to make people think that a completely wireless camera system is a good viable option. There are several advantages and disadvantages to both wired and wireless cameras. When it comes to my personal security, I will always choose the hardwired system over a wireless system any day of the week.
A wireless camera is a camera in which the video is transmitted over the air to a receiver which captures and [...] Continue Reading…
August 19th, 2014
If you’ve been thinking of becoming a security dealer, or have already started a company that installs and sells CCTV equipment, we can help you start and grow your business and become a CCTV reseller. Security Camera King’s parent company is actually TechPro Security Products. TechVision is our reseller company where you may sign up as a security dealer in order to begin reselling our products. We have provided our customers with everything they would need in order to get started with their own security or installation business and have always been [...] Continue Reading…
August 18th, 2014
If you have a CCTV security system and either your home or office is broken into or an incident has occurred, the video of that crime has to be given to management or authorities. So at some point you’ll need to download and access that footage from your DVR or NVR. It has gotten a bit more challenging since the days when you could just retrieve a security tape from a VCR. These DVR files are now encoded as encrypted files with codecs that make them rather difficult to use in standard video players or editors. Even if you convert the file [...] Continue Reading…