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 11, 2015

Oregon and Alaska Marijuana Laws: The Green Rush Continues

As we leave 2015 the green rush continues as new Oregon and Alaska Marijuana Laws  are created and these states enter in the world of recreational marijuana sales. By now, it’s no secret how successful the legalized marijuana industry has been to this point and there is every indication that this boom will continue to grow […]
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 10, 2015

A Guide for License plate cameras

License plate cameras, why do we need them!? Well…..self-explanatory, to record license plates. Since a vehicle tag is a very valuable piece of information in any criminal investigation, it is understandable why private and commercial customers would want to implement a device that records it as part of their security system. Now, some of you […]
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 […]