Business Security 101: How to Protect your Business

20th March 2017

This month with Caught On Camera, we will be discussing the ways you can protect your business. Ensure tight security, the safety of you and your staff and the protection of important customer data from hackers with a few simple procedures. Importance of Security Every business will understand that technology is used every single day, as it’s a reliable way to converse with customers without all the leg work. However, your data holds extremely sensitive information including: bank details, medical data, National Insurance Numbers, addresses and goodness knows what else! It’s important security keeps this locked down because when you retain…

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Hikvision CCTV Cameras: Everything You Need To Know

10th February 2017

As the one of the world’s leading suppliers of video surveillance equipment, Hikvision are at the forefront of the CCTV technology industry. Their innovative approach to creating surveillance products has made them a key feature of many types of premises, including retail, finance, education, government and residential. And with this high quality technology becoming more affordable, perhaps it’s time that you considered upgrading your business’s CCTV equipment to Hikvision.   What is Hikvision CCTV? Chinese company Hikvision were established in 2001, and have since become a leading manufacturer of innovative CCTV solutions. Hikvision produce a vast range of CCTV cameras and…

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Home Security 101: How to Protect Your Home

31st January 2017

Gone are the days when security technology was only found on commercial premises, or in the homes of the wealthy. These days, security systems are becoming more affordable for everybody. This means that any homeowner can benefit from boosting their home security using dependable systems.   In addition to technology, there are a few other bits of common sense that you should remember to keep your property and family safe. To find out how to protect your home, read on to see our guide to home security 101. Security cameras A professionally installed CCTV system enables you, as a homeowner, to…

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CCTV Remote Surveillance Guide Part 2: Benefits of Remote Monitoring

14th December 2016

Remote monitoring is a huge advancement on the standard CCTV systems, offering round-the-clock reliability and protection. In last month’s article we explained the remote surveillance process, step by step.   Signs of activity are picked up by the CCTV system and sent via the internet to the screen of a security professional, who can then manipulate the camera to get the best footage, communicate with the intruder, and alert the police. These systems are fantastic pieces of security equipment, ideal for both commercial premises and domestic properties. In this month’s part 2 of our remote surveillance guide, we will be examining…

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CCTV Remote Surveillance Guide Part 1: What is Remote Monitoring?

6th November 2016

Are you worried about the security of your premises after hours? Are you wanting to make the most out of your CCTV system? Remote monitoring may be the solution you’re searching for. CCTV Remote Surveillance Guide This surveillance method sends the images from your cameras to remote monitoring stations that are full of professionals dedicated to detecting suspicious activities at your site. This technique is popular due to the enhanced security it offers, along with its advantage of immediately alerting the emergency services. In part 1 of our CCTV remote surveillance guide, we will be exploring how remote monitoring works, and…

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What are the best locations for home security cameras?

24th October 2016

So you’ve got some CCTV cameras, but what are the best locations for home security cameras? The security of your home cannot be compromised, and nor can your family’s safety. CCTV Placement Both of the security of your home and your families safety can be protected by strategically placed security cameras in and around your property, acting as a deterrent for would-be thieves as well as catching them in the act. First things first, you wont to choose the right type of CCTV system for your needs and think about where you are going to place them. If you don’t position…

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