Archive for the ‘HDCCTV’ Category

Avigilon acquire VideoIQ

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014

Well the big news this week in the world of CCTV is Avigilon’s announcement that they are buying out HD analytics experts VideoIQ. In a statement released yesterday a spokesman for Avigilon said:

“We are excited to announce that today we have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the video analytics company, VideoIQ, Inc.  Founded in 2006, VideoIQ has… Continue reading

HD CCTV is not just about security

Monday, December 2nd, 2013

For many years now CCTV has always been about security. This is the main pitch any sales person will make and his boast will be just how much crime CCTV will help to reduce and this means that its installation is crucial to stop a business being hit. Of course the reality is very different. Many companies have reluctantly accepted that by the time they have paid for the CCTV… Continue reading

Are expectations of HD CCTV too high?

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

The world of security is currently buzzing with talk of HD CCTV and how it will be the making of the CCTV industry over the next 10 years. A word of caution though, we must be careful that we do not repeat the mistakes that have been made with analogue CCTV over the last 20 years.


The crux of the point we are making here is that… Continue reading

Clarius white light illuminators light up the security industry

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

Clarius white light illuminator

Its catching on fast. White light LED illuminators are replacing halogen lighting at a rate that is taking the industry by surprise.

White-Light enhances colour cameras performance at night, a real benefit when customers are trying to achieve accurate colour images for identification purposes during the hours of darkness. In addition white light acts as a visible deterrent this helps to discourage intruders especially… Continue reading

IFSEC 2013 is here and so is the HD Predator

Saturday, May 11th, 2013

IFSEC 2013 is upon us!

And one of our Site Sponsors, 360 Vision Technology, have given us a sneak preview of what they are up to up at the NEC this year!

Making it’s official pre-launch debut is the exciting new HD PREDATOR !

We heard from the 360 guys and here is the outline spec:-

  • 1080p 2MP Sony colour/mono AutoFocus camera
  • 30x