Posts Tagged ‘CCTV industry’

Is the CCTV industry recession proof? If not can HD make the difference?

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

Over the years we have been through a number of downturns in the UK economy and one industry that has ridden this better than most is the electronic security market place. It has long been the belief that as money gets tight and unemployment rises this can be a catalyst for crime to increase and for manned guarding to be cut back in preference to electronic security, mainly CCTV. This… Continue reading

CCTV Industry experts !

Thursday, March 1st, 2012

Heard a great comment today from a guy that is been in the industry for literally decades!

He was asking a very straight question and he was genuinely being serious – but the way it was phrased was complete garbage! A complete mixture of technologies was wrapped into one technical sentence……. it was like Back to the Future and Back again ! IP, HD and analogue references were all… Continue reading

Hybrid CCTV starts the green shoots of recovery.

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

Hybrid CCTV.

CCTV suppliers, manufacturers and installers have endured a barren couple of years. We have seen many good companies go to the wall and some bad ones as well. Add to this the strain that wholesalers have suffered, lots of them have been taken for tens if not hundreds of thousands of pounds as their customers (the installers) go bust.

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CCTV News and reviews from ” the CCTV insider”

Sunday, February 13th, 2011

Over recent months, we have thoroughly enjoyed detailing our thoughts and reviews on all the great (and not so great!) aspects of our industry!

So, we have decided to change the format a little with our blogs – a little bit of something for everyone!

We will still have our regular reviews and news mainly from our own Blogadmin, and also the opinions and musings of Tom

False alarm! A CCTV monitoring company’s biggest nightmare

Monday, January 31st, 2011

False alarm! Another one….. its not just fire alarms, smoke detectors and intruder systems that cause problems. CCTV systems have problems to and its something that CCTV monitoring companies are desperately trying to reduce. It is quite frankly the weakest point of any remote monitoring system and as more and more CCTV systems are remotely monitored then the False alarm situation becomes a bigger and bigger headache. Just like a… Continue reading