For years, surveillance has largely been deployed either as a closed system or on an appliance. The reasons are understandable. Most customers, companies and partners come from the CCTV days where every system was closed, and that is just how it..
In practice, cities usually implement and use video surveillance systems in one of two ways: in Police Real Time Crime Centers (RTCCs) or in EMS Dispatch Centers. There are many reasons that a particular city system might develop a particular way,..
Natural disasters and inclement weather can destroy your entire security system if you aren’t properly prepared. Cameras themselves are vulnerable to lightning damage, as the camera body, metal casing and attached electronics are made from..
Whether you are purchasing your first surveillance system or updating an older system, there are many questions to ask before choosing a vendor. As a first step, you need to determine the primary purpose and scope of the surveillance system. You..