Posts Tagged ‘IFSEC’

DVRs – good value or commodity throw aways?

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

DVRs at IFSEC.

Ok, so I had an outburst about IFSEC..…. a bit harsh perhaps, but I get annoyed ……..in particular, the quantity of ‘Number 1 DVR manufacturer’ there are populating our market.

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But, and this is a big but, are we heading towards a scenario whereby the ‘historically’ most expensive… Continue reading

CCTV news, Global MSC encourage End user involvement

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

We talked sometime back about the need for Installers and End Users to involve Manufacturers in the supply/decision chain.

Recently, a great one day seminar pretty much did that…………… organised by Global MSC, a security consultancy from Bristol, put together  a one day event in Newcastle that was attended by all kinds of key decision makers from Councils, Local Authorities, Education, Medical and Police organisations………….a series of… Continue reading

Avigilon talk to Integrated CCTV about their company and the future.

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010

Avigilon logoare now well known throughout the CCTV industry as quality manufacturer’s of Megapixel IP cameras and software. We were lucky enough to get the opportunity to ask Rick Ramsay the product manager with Avigilon some in- depth questions about their megapixel cameras, the company and the future.

Below Rick is able to explain why Avigilon… Continue reading

Arecont v Avigilon Battle of the HD Camera Giants!

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

Arecont vs Avigilon.

Both HD camera experts….both American….both high quality product offerings….both begin with ‘A’…….!

So which one?

Well, like most system selection questions, it is pretty much always down to a question of taste…

But, we think there may be enough differences to perhaps make the selection easier

Arecont….

Out and out IP camera manufacturers…..take a look at the extensive list of different… Continue reading

Why buy IP CCTV Cameras?

Thursday, June 3rd, 2010

IP CCTV.

IP CCTV has suddenly come to the fore in the last couple of years . It was particularly noticeable at IFSEC this year where analogue cameras seemed to be no more than an after thought . However what are the reasons that a CCTV camera format that has served the industry for so long should now so suddenly become a technology that… Continue reading