Your Commercial Video Surveillance Requires a Robust Network to Function
What items do you associate with a commercial video surveillance system? You probably thought of security cameras, video management systems, security alarms and motion sensors. Very few people consider their business network a vital part of that system. Even when they do, it's usually primarily tied to very legitimate concerns about cybersecurity.
During your surveillance installation, it's just as important to consider your network bandwidth. In most cases, we recommend IP cameras and a cloud VMS system. Networks then have to deal with the large bandwidth needed to collect and manage footage from multiple cameras.
Here we outline some of the most critical bandwidth considerations when adding commercial video surveillance to your business in The Woodlands, TX.
No matter the size of your business, we have the perfect solution for your property
A capable surveillance system is an unfortunate but necessary reality for any business. Keeping your employees, inventory and data secure has to be a top priority, and it’s worth investing major resources.
This is what makes surveillance cameras such an invaluable security tool. Cameras are both a deterrent (if a potential intruder sees a camera, they’re likely to leave the area) and a means of identifying anyone who breaks in. Today’s blog will look at the best camera options to use in the commercial video surveillance of your San Antonio, TX property.
Chinese Industry Giants Facing Concerns Over Security, Human Rights Violations
Popular commercial video surveillance manufacturers Hikvision and Dahua are embroiled in controversy this year due to their extensive links to the Chinese government. Earlier this week, both companies were officially sanctioned by the US government for human rights abuses. To make things worse, industry experts also revealed severe security vulnerabilities in Dahua devices.
If you are using any of their cameras or video management systems in your Sugar Land, TX property, you could face serious issues. Below we go a little more depth into what trouble these Chinese companies are facing and how they could affect you.
Combine Advanced Analytics and Professional Monitoring for Proactive Security
A lot of business owners worry commercial video surveillance isn't useful because it only helps after the fact, rather than actively preventing threats. That’s because for years standard surveillance systems only recorded evidence of a crime, and even that evidence was often hard to find among hours of unrelated footage.
But in recent years, technology has allowed commercial video surveillance to become a proactive tool that lets you prevent burglary, trespassing, vandalism, and more. Remote guarding solutions combine high-tech cameras, video analytics, and monitoring professionals to stop crimes before they happen. These solutions offer comprehensive protection for your River Oaks, TX property.