Prime series DVRS Part Duex



Prime series DVRS Part Duex


The Previous article on Prime DVRs and NVR’s covered some basic configurations. The first was the Time. Time arguably being the most important feature to be set up properly since you have to know what time an “event” took place. For legal purposes a proper date and time stamp is mandatory. As well as having the DVR update its time on its own so you don’t have to worry about daylight savings time change. The output resolution of the DVR to a monitor is another function that needs to be configured correctly to ensure you have a visible interface […] Continue Reading…

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

The Advantages of Dual Video Outputs (Analog+CVI and Analog+IP)



The Advantages of Dual Video Outputs (Analog+CVI and Analog+IP)


The Advantages of Dual Video Outputs (Analog+CVI and Analog+IP)

 

I often get asked, “Why do so many of our CVI cameras have an extra BNC analog video out?” or with some of our IP cameras, “Why do I need a BNC analog video out?” Well, there are a couple of advantages that often get overlooked and they can save you some serious time and money in many cases. For example, they can save you time during the install process, they can save you money by working as a spot out, and they can save you trouble by offering you another […] Continue Reading…

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

Recreational Marijuana in Oregon?



Recreational Marijuana in Oregon?


The State of Oregon is one for the most recent states to allow recreational marijuana in Oregon State. Of course, Oregon being its own state, is going to make up its own laws covering the cultivation, manufacturing, distribution, and legal possession of weed/ recreational Marijuana in Oregon.

There are some general laws that all states with recreational marijuana have. Don’t smoke and drive, you have to be at least 21 years old to possess any weed and no public use is tolerated. In comparison, the rules for Marijuana consumption are very similar to the rules for alcohol consumption.  The biggest differences […] Continue Reading…

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

Correctly installing a security camera outside.



Correctly installing a security camera outside.


Installing a security camera system is an intelligent way for you to protect your home or business. Many people do not understand how valuable a surveillance system is when it comes to security but the fact is that having one of these systems can help to secure the locations that are most important to you. It is pretty common knowledge that these CCTV cameras can provide you with video footage which can help law enforcement investigators catch criminals who may target the protected premises. Not everyone realizes that a security camera system can also act to deter crime in […] Continue Reading…

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail

Splitting Your HDMI Signal



Splitting Your HDMI Signal


 

There are a multitude of reasons one might want to split a video signal from their Digital Video Recorder or Network Video Recorder: from being able to view it in multiple rooms in your house, to showing your camera view above a point of sale to alert customers of surveillance. Regardless of the reason, you may find that you run out of usable video ports on your DVR/NVR so when looking to view these multiple images, what are you real options? With the advances in technology, HDMI has become the premier format, as such it has become the main video […] Continue Reading…

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail