December 16, 2015

What if I still need analog!!??!?!?

So what if I still need analog? Have you asked your self this question? As the technology continues to evolve and change so does surveillance technology! That doesn’t mean transitioning to a new system has to be as costly or nerve racking as you may think or that we won’t support the old systems with […]
December 12, 2015

Understanding Security Camera IP and IK Ratings

IP and IK Ratings IP: Ingress Protection IK: Impact Protection If you’ve ever wondered what those numbers are that you see on our web pages or in the product spec sheets then today’s your lucky day! Wonder no more! IP Ratings The IP system is an international standard that defines the level of protection against intrusion […]
December 2, 2015

NAT and Port Forwarding Part 3

This will be the third and final installment of the NAT and Port Forwarding series. It is my hope that these articles will help you gain an overview of networking that allows you to walk into any situation and be able to figure out what the problem is quickly, and know what to do to […]
November 5, 2015

Options for Converting and Decrypting your CCTV video

If you’ve ever tried retrieving CCTV video and playing it back on a standard video player, you’ve probably had the harrowing experience of trying to open these tricky little .DAV files in your everyday, run of the mill video player and… Rats! It just won’t play. Why is that? Because for super-secret-safety reasons that would […]
August 1, 2013

Best Indoor Locations for Surveilling Your Business

Security cameras are a great means of prevention and detection of any unauthorized activity in your business establishment. A security camera is not an intelligent device, so you need to determine where the best place to locate a camera might be. They are only as effective as the location in which you place them. To ensure you are placing the cameras somewhere that makes sense, you will want to consider the areas that are most prone to any problems. When you have this information in the back of your mind, you will be able to place the cameras around your location with ease. You will begin to notice a decrease in the amount of criminal activity taking place with your new security cameras in place.