Video Suveillance

  • Earn Recurring Revenue with Alarm Lock iSEE Video

    Our locksmith industry has primarily focused on products which protect lives and property by physical prevention. Install a lock and thieves cannot enter. Another approach to security involves what happens after an incident. If you can’t stop...

    Article • October 1st, 2008

  • Integrated Electronics: Combining An Exit Alarm With Standalone Locks

    Even where networked access control is present, the PG30 alarm serves as a local smart security device and local alarm, having the features and flexibility to be adapted to just about any application

    Article • September 1st, 2008

  • iSee Video

    Alarm Lock's iSee Video plug-and-play surveillance system gives commercial end-users peace of mind and lets them monitor their business over the Internet. This system installs seamlessly and provides RMR from CCTV video installations in new and retrofit...

    Product • August 14th, 2008

  • An Overview of Intercoms & Telephone Entry Systems

    Since many of these products are available over the Internet as do-it-yourself projects, the locksmith’s challenge is to convince your customers that you specialize, customize and assemble the exact components into a system that meets their needs at a...

    Article • August 1st, 2008

  • Getting Into Video Surveillance: PICK THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT

    Many types of companies are entering the video surveillance installation business, but no one group enjoys a clear advantage, and you won’t know if you like it until you try.

    Article • August 1st, 2008

  • Your Partner In Protection: THE CENTRAL STATION

    Pick your partners wisely, considering such criteria as industry reputation, geographical location, types of panels monitored, backup reporting technologies supported, online services and even how they answer the phone.

    Article • August 1st, 2008

  • IR200-36 Infrared Illuminator

    Illumination distances and beam angles can be easily customized to your exacting surveillance needs or environment using a single infrared illuminator. Videolarm announces general availability of its IR200-36 Infrared Illuminator for night video...

    Product • July 31st, 2008

  • DVRs: The Workhorse of the Hybrid Digital Video Surveillance

    SPECO’s DVRs are representative of the new breed of cost-effective digital video processing devices which are redefining video surveillance and security.

    Article • April 1st, 2008

  • Advances In Video Surveillance: Video Analytics

    Typical applications include exterior perimeter protection, controlling restricted areas and detecting behaviors that are precursors to potentially dangerous or illicit situations.

    Article • January 1st, 2008

  • Good Reasons For Locksmiths To Do Electronics

    Rekeying or replacing locksets for home-buyers and renters is probably one of your bread and butter services. However, competition from the home centers is mounting and cutting into profits on this traditional work. Besides having their own offering of...

    Article • October 1st, 2007

  • What's New In Intercoms? Viking Electronics E-50 Compact Entry Phone

    This self-contained unit is attractive, discreet, easy to install, and is less a target for vandals than a separate camera and enclosure would present.

    Article • October 1st, 2007

  • One-Stop Shopping: SPECO DVR-TN SERIES

    The DVR-4TN Triplex Digital Video Recorder provides the functionality of a DVR as well as a mutiplexor and a video server in a single appliance. It is supplied with SpecoRemote remote viewing and configuration software.

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • Capturing Better Video: Strategic Camera Placement Paired with a Standalone DVR

    Want to learn more about CCTV? Forward-thinking locksmiths who have their eyes on this growing segment of the industry may benefit from some CCTV training courses. We have compiled a partial list of courses available from CCTV manufacturers and...

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • Video Trends for Locksmiths

    Shipped in a single box with the camera and lens already mounted in the enclosure, “plug-and-play” packages from a single manufacturer simplify installation as well as the ordering process.   Although once expensive and considered only for...

    Article • September 1st, 2007

  • Editor's Picks From The Security Industry Association New Product Showcase

    The Security Industry Association's New Product Showcase is a highlight of the annual ISC WEST security industry trade show which brings manufacturers, installers and trade associations together in Las Vegas. The NPS gives leading security manufacturers...

    Article • September 1st, 2007