Archive for the ‘HD SDI CCTV’ Category

HD SDI or IP how do you make an informed choice?

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

The time has come for an upgrade and your company has decided that they want HD CCTV images instead of analogue that has served them well for a number of years but just does not provide the definition that you need anymore.

So how do you decide which path to take for your upgrade? There are so many choices out there and mixed messages. However each site is individual… Continue reading

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

Benefits of CCTV…but is this the real picture?

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

CCTV is just about everywhere now and is universally accepted by the public as something that is part of  our everyday lives. However what are the benefits and what is the real truth behind CCTV systems that have been installed over the last 20 years?

Benefits as follows:

1) CCTV is always on. Day and night the systems record every movement  that takes place in view of the… Continue reading

IFSEC 2012 exhibition review

Monday, May 21st, 2012

Over for another year!

IFSEC 2012 shut its doors after yet another excellently attended show.

But how excellent was it really?

Well, we visited each day, dodging the rain showers wherever possible!

On arriving at the superbly located Birmingham NEC, it seemed that each day, despite the arrival time, East car park 4 was our destination!

Excellent and frequent shuttle buses (saved getting wet!) swept… Continue reading