How to Choose Between IP and Analog Cameras

Cameras are the heart and soul of your video system.  Costs and features vary greatly, so make sure you match your need to the camera… 1. Analog Cameras:  Analog cameras have been around for decades, and prices have come down drastically in the last several years.  Unfortunately analog cameras only deliver an image with a resolution of 640×480 pixels.  This is a relatively …

Vacation Time – 5 Simple Steps to Assure Your Home Is Protected

It is vacation time. Time for family’s to enjoy some time to explore their favorite vacation destination. With all the planning and excitement make sure to follow some simple steps that will give you peace of mind while you away. 1. Stop your newspaper and mail while you are gone.Leaving these items to pile up is just asking for trouble. …

How to choose the Best Home Security Systems

It used to be expensive to have a security system installed to protect your home or business. Between equipment, installation and monthly service fees, it could be a costly investment. But thanks to advancements in technology, the best home security systems have become more efficient and affordable. Here are traits that the best home security systems share. They are wireless …

Commercial Fire Alarm Systems

The business owners, who really value their assets, including employees and equipment, will consider installing afire protection system. Typically, this system includes passive and active fire protection. While passive protection is ensured by integral, fire-resistant doors, walls, and floors that are meant to reduce the spread of fire, active fire protection relates to automatic or manual detection and suppression of …

Access Control with Integrated Security Systems, Shared Configuration

Access Control Business owners and facilities managers need to have the ability to limit unauthorized entry to their properties. Access control systems provide the ability to protect employees and businesses against theft, property damage or bodily harm. The system can control access to a single point of entry or protect multiple points of entry. Access Control Systems can be customized …