Archive for April, 2012


Saturday, April 28th, 2012
The new Qvis HD SDI DVR and camera range will be on sale and available to buy here in the UK from May 2012. 

The Qvis HD SDI DVR will have lots of juicy features as standard and these will include,

D1 imaging with 25fps recording on all channels.

H.264 compression this will enable the HD SDI

IFSEC 2012 HD CCTV and security Exhibition

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

IFSEC is now just around the corner. Over the next few days we will be reviewing who will be exhibiting, their product ranges and what  to look out for if you are attending the show this year. IFSEC 2012 will be introducing new technology zones  and some of the most interesting products to look out for this year will be HD CCTV solutions. HD IP , HD CCTV and… Continue reading


Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

The new Apollo HD SDI DVR has now been officially launched. This 4 channel HD SDI CCTV package is capable of producing high quality images at 1080P using existing coax as its transmission medium. This keeps the installation simple and infrastructure costs low at the same time as providing HD images without the need to go down the… Continue reading

Redwall sensors discontinued

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Optex is has announced that it is discontinuing some of its Redwall outdoor PIR detectors. This means that Optex has said it can fulfil orders only while current stock remains available.

Redwall PIR

This will make way for the next generation of the Redwall external sensor called the Redwall SIP. The new SIP comes with a range of enhancements… Continue reading

Forget cat 5, Coax becomes the new buzz word!

Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

For many years now the CCTV industry has been gearing up for change. Coax infrastructure that has been in place for years was looking like it had served its purpose and manufacturers and installers everywhere started to gear up towards CAT5 and IP. The reasons were simple, IP CCTV offered unlimited flexibility and HD images . This is what our industry has been hoping for for years but the process… Continue reading