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Planning Video Surveillance Camera Coverage and Understanding Camera Specifications

So you’ve been tasked with designing a video surveillance system. Whether it be a large commercial project or a residential job, your first step is determining the required degree of security and then…



Tyco Security Products’ Tim Myers will demonstrate how DSC’s PowerSeries Neo home security system works on special segment on Lifetime’s Designing Spaces television show. SSI Staff · February 26, 2015

Pivot3 wants to use its new funding to provide customers with the latest hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) solutions to support additional IT workloads. SSI Staff · February 26, 2015

So you’ve been tasked with designing a video surveillance system. Whether it be a large commercial project or a residential job, your first step is determining the required degree of security and then tailoring it to the specific application type. The more a security professional knows about CCTV and video surveillance, the more likely he or she is to get a larger share of the project. This Security Sales & Integration White Paper walks you through the process and explains how to decipher camera specs and maximize camera placement. February 26, 2015

A former Arizona law enforcement officer is using kites and balloons to gather forensic video evidence for crime-scene analysis and accident reconstruction. SSI Staff · February 25, 2015

Fresno-based monitoring center claims to maximize community resources, combats false alarms at more than double efficiency of national average. SSI Staff · February 25, 2015

Global strategist Marc Goodman writes biometric security will offer many advantages, but will increasingly become a target for cyber espionage. SSI Staff · February 25, 2015

Security company owners have long moaned and groaned about the industry’s recruitment challenges. Today, evolving employee demographics and swifter technology leaps are inflaming the situation like never before. Find out how the Electronic Security Association (ESA) aims to turn the tide. By Shannon Murphy · February 25, 2015

Icontrol has hired two ADT bigwigs to help launch its Icontrol One Dealer Program for independent security and home automation dealers. The program seems to be targeted squarely at rival Alarm.com. Julie Jacobson · February 24, 2015

An Underwriters Laboratories test revealed that new homes built with oriented strand board beams burn eight times faster than older homes built with solid beams. Firefighters urge homeowners to have an escape plan in place, as well as installing smoke alarms outside every bedroom. SSI Staff · February 24, 2015

Serving the Central Valley in California, Complete Home will leverage Guardian Protection Services’ authorized dealer program to offer home automation, build a stronger brand, more. SSI Staff · February 24, 2015




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