How to Select the Right IP Camera System

Using the Right IP Cameras Ensure an Effective IP Camera System

Do you think all IP cameras are the same? If you do, it's likely you won't be happy with your IP camera system. There are many different cameras with different lenses, resolutions, light sensitivity, and other characteristics. These features are so important when you [Read more…

How to Choose the Best Access Control System

Selection Guide for Door Access Control

It's easy to think that all door access control systems are the same, but they're not. They all have different features and capabilities. How do you choose the right door access control system for you? This article reviews how to select the right access control system. We discuss the

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IP Camera System Site Survey

How to Install Your IP Camera System for Best Surveillance Coverage

You only need one blind spot to miss the critical video of someone taking your merchandise, a person falling, someone stealing a car or the wrong person in the computer room. Therefore, selecting the right IP cameras and their location is an essential part

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Access Control Locks FAQ – Fail-Secure or Fail-Safe

Door Access Control and How to Configure the Electric Lock

Configuring the electric lock is an essential part of your access control system installation. The electric lock can be configured for Fail-safe or Fail-secure. What is better? The answer is not that simple.

Here are some of the frequently asked questions that we received.

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Benefits of a Door Access Control System

Why Purchase an IP Access Control System

When we need to make an access control purchasing decision, we are motivated by many different factors. Maybe we recognize that there are increasing threats to the organization, or maybe it's because something already happened. Maybe there was an intruder, or an unauthorized person entered the computer room,

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IP Physical Security Systems

Integration of Access Control, IP Cameras, and IP Paging

IP security devices are network-attached appliances such as IP cameras, IP door access control, IP intercoms, and paging. These security devices communicate using IP protocols and share the network with computers, printers, scanners, NVRs, and other network-attached devices. When we provide interaction or cooperation between two

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Door Access Control – Commercial Versus Residential Systems

Comparison of Door Access Systems

A Door Access Control System consists of an electronic door reader, the door access controller, electric lock, and access control management software. Both the residential and commercial access control systems have all the same components, yet they have very different capabilities. This article compares the difference between commercial enterprise and

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Mass Emergency Notification Product Comparison

The Best Mass Emergency Notification System

A Mass Emergency Notification System is a communication system that alerts people to a dangerous situation. The system includes software and hardware and uses multiple communication channels to provide the information necessary to facilitate an appropriate response and action to a situation that could be life-threatening. Though mass notification

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The Best IP camera for Your Application

IP Camera Selection Guide for Your Surveillance System

There are many IP cameras available. Some are very inexpensive, while others cost a lot. Why the price difference? It mainly depends on the performance and quality. The first thing to consider is what you want to accomplish, and then use the following guide to select the [Read more…