Posts Tagged ‘CCTV installer’

IP CCTV installer

Friday, December 17th, 2010

IP CCTV

IP CCTV installer. An interesting statement. Just who is best suited to install IP CCTV systems? The plot thickens the more you investigate. Search on google and there seems to be no traditional CCTV installer that pops up in the results. Why is this? Well have the likes of Chubb and ADT given up and handed the market place to Cisco, Mayflex and the likes?  CCTV manufacturers… Continue reading

CCTV engineer. What is your future?

Wednesday, October 13th, 2010

CCTV engineers are you listening?

CCTV engineers,  luddites! Harsh perhaps, but in our experience it is the CCTV engineers within the security industry who least like change. Over the years they have seen little change to how their basic job works. Yes regulation means they have had to embrace a few tweaks to the standards and to be fair most engineers are happy to take these on board, but… Continue reading

IP CCTV. How will today’s CCTV installers fit into tomorrow’s world of IP solutions

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

Within the industry we are all pretty much agreed that IP CCTV will inevitably be the future of CCTV security systems. In fact in reality its not going to be CCTV at all. Closed circuit television meant just that! a group of cameras completely isolated from the outside world with recorded images only able to be viewed by the privileged few within an organisation. We all know this is changing, the… Continue reading

CCTV kit

Thursday, August 26th, 2010

CCTV kit.

Is there an argument that as an end user it is better to buy a CCTV kit from a wholesaler and then install the system either by yourself or get an electrician to carry out the work? Well it would save on costs there is no doubt about that. But CCTV kits available on the Internet tend to be imported from the Far East and tend to… Continue reading

CCTV maintenance,essential service or industry myth?

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

CCTV maintenance, essential service or industry myth.

For many years it has gone without question that when you buy a CCTV system then you also buy a maintenance package to go with it. The packages you can buy are diverse, however and you can go from 1 visit per annum to clean and test the system to an agreement that will cover comprehensive labour and… Continue reading