Network Switches



Network Switches


When building an IP Security Camera Network it can become very difficult when connecting the cameras with your existing network. If configured wrong it can have detrimental effects on your network. Things you can do to alleviate some of the stress on any network will be to add a Network Switch. Network Switches are devices to increase the amount of IP devices on your network. There are many types of switches that are out on the market that range from Layer 1 (your basic switch) to a Layer 7 that is highly managed. They also have different features that […] Continue Reading…

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Our Goofy Security Camera Videos Part 3: The Final Chapter, Finally



Our Goofy Security Camera Videos Part 3: The Final Chapter, Finally


Finally.. after months of absolutely no demand whatsoever, the third and final chapter… the “Return of the Jedi” if you will… (oh, wait.. that’s not the final chapter anymore).. ok, the “GODFATHER 3″ of our goofy security camera videos trilogy has been compiled. Please withhold your applause til the end.

In the event you’ve been living under a rock, under a tree, on a deserted island… Here’s the premise: For every security camera we produce, we do a video test…. and put those on the inter-tubes for your viewing pleasure. Back in the day, we would occasionally […] Continue Reading…

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How to use a DDNS Service to View your DVR when using a Dynamic IP Address



How to use a DDNS Service to View your DVR when using a Dynamic IP Address


Setting up a brand new system for your home shouldn’t be that difficult, and many companies are working hard to make the installation process as seamless as possible. After setting up your surveillance system there are a few small issues you may run into. CCTV System owners will mainly want to view their cameras over the internet. Viewing your system remotely means that you’ll have the opportunity to watch everything that’s happening on your system over an internet connection. This could be your phone, tablet, or even your computer.

Most ISPs (Internet Service Providers) will not allow you to […] Continue Reading…

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SecurityCameraKing.com Has a New Location – Colorado Extended Hours and Service



SecurityCameraKing.com Has a New Location – Colorado Extended Hours and Service


What our new Colorado office can do for you!

SecuirtyCameraKing.com announces that our new office is open for business in Colorado! We’ve always worked hard to offer the best possible services and products to our customers. And as demand has grown on the west coast, we’ve grown to meet that need. As a direct result this also means extended benefits to our East Coast customers as well. What are the ways this will benefit both the East Coast and the West Coast? What can we now do to better serve you and your needs that we couldn’t before? What can […] Continue Reading…

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How to Add an IP camera to the Network



How to Add an IP camera to the Network


Planning is important!

In order to add an IP camera to the network, your cameras need to be on that same network. There are many ways to accomplish this feat, but the first piece of information needed is how the cameras will receive power.  This article will explain the proper technique in networking IP Cameras. You can use a built in Power Over Ethernet (POE) Switch (providing your NVR has one), an external power supply, or an external Power Over Ethernet (POE) Switch.  If you do not have an external Power Over Ethernet (POE) switch or a separate power supply, […] Continue Reading…

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