Archive for July, 2012

Samsung HD-SDI

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

Well its been a while coming but Samsung are finally starting to promote their Samsung HD-SDI CCTV solutions to the wider market. We have seen the SCB-6000  HD-SDI camera before and this is well priced at around £370 . A full box camera, with day/night operation has been enhanced thanks to the new WiseNetII DSP chipset . This helps deliver a noise reduction system that eliminates noise without causing ghosting … Continue reading

Avigilon V HD CCTV over coax

Monday, July 16th, 2012

One thing that is not contested in the CCTV market place today is that HD CCTV is inevitable. It is the natural upgrade path for pretty much every CCTV system out there and the results that can be achieved using HD cameras are superb. HD CCTV gives the end user what they want and to this end as Avigilon rightly say “the evidence is clear”.

What however is less… Continue reading

Norbain in trouble, spells the end of Distribution as we know it?

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Recent news of Norbain’s administration  has sent a shock wave through the security industry.

We have seen many figures banded around the internet this week, some have reported some astounding loses, it would appear only a matter of time before the set up of Norbain had to change.

Norbain’s 4 of the last 5 years trading has reportedly been recorded as losses and with the influx of very low… Continue reading

Paxton Net2 entry

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Paxton have always been innovators and their latest entry solution is no different. The Paxton net2 entry is slick in design and keenly priced. The Net2 entry offers an excellent solution for installers and end users alike.

Priced to compete with the very best in door entry systems, Paxton have a little gem here.

This is what Paxton have to say about their new market “entry”… Continue reading

Argus HD SDI DVR AHD-004

Monday, July 2nd, 2012

Argus have been producing DVR’s since 2001. A leading exporter of DVR’s from Korea they used IFSEC 2012 to launch the AHD-004 HD SDI DVR. This 4 channel unit has been produced as HD SDI technology is taking off in both Korea and the UK in particular.

Key features include

4 HD SDI 1080p video inputs

HDMI and VGA full HD outputs

120 fps in 720p and 60 fps in 1080p

supports 4 internal HDDs

Smart… Continue reading