How Does Light Affect What Your Cameras Can See?

March 8, 2021By MikeBusiness Security Systems No Comments

When it comes to surveillance cameras, visibility is key.  Some of the obstacles surrounding a camera’s capability to retain high video quality such as lighting, camera installation, and type of camera are somewhat within our control, others are not.  Uncontrollable issues of extreme brightness, like light produced from headlights and the sun, or extreme darkness … Read More

Is It Time To Upgrade Your Alarm System?

February 8, 2021By MikeHome Security Systems No Comments

Maybe you’ve had a home security system installed years ago or perhaps you recently moved into a new home with an existing alarm system.  Whatever the case, how can you tell if your home security system is still valid?  There are some tell-tale signs that you may be dealing with an antiquated system.  However, if … Read More

Why Your Security System Needs To Be Monitored

January 18, 2021By MikeBusiness Security Systems No Comments

Traditionally in any monitored security system, the individual security devices are installed by a systems integrator and when an alarm sounds or something looks suspicious a signal, and sometimes a video clip, is sent to a central monitoring station which then either contacts the end-user or the local authorities to initiate an emergency response. This … Read More

What Are Edge Devices And How Can They Protect Your Business

January 4, 2021By MikeBusiness Security Systems No Comments

When it comes to security systems you may have heard the term “edge technology,” “edge analytics,” or “edge devices.”  What exactly do these terms mean and why are they important?  When talking about security systems “the edge” is typically used when referring to video surveillance components.  Every security system integrator and industry professional will likely … Read More