By Jason Knott · November 21, 2017 • When installing surveillance systems in low-light applications, security integrators must consider processing power, lens selection, IR-illumination technologies, camera positioning and other key factors.
By Jason Knott · October 17, 2017 • Power and Security Systems (PASS) Act is moving through U.S. Congress to exempt no-load power energy use restrictions for security equipment.
By Jason Knott · July 5, 2017 • Integrator looks for solution to high cost, pilot licensing requirement, and power limitations of commercial surveillance drones for clients.
By Chelsea Cafiero · June 22, 2017 • Indigo Distribution and Hidden Home Cinema team up to design a whole-home control and entertainment system, anchored by Elan, for well-known golfer Lee Westwood.
By Jordan O'Brien · May 31, 2017 • Nest Cam IQ 4k video camera with HDR support, adds facial recognition and audio analytics to determine who is in the area and what is happening based on background sounds.
By Bob Grossman · April 14, 2017 • Bullet, dome, covert, outdoor, varifocal and night vision are just some of the common types of surveillance cameras. Here's a quick reference list.
By Advertorial · February 16, 2017 • Not ready to settle for finicky wireless IP solutions, iEvolve Technology finds a formula for success with Lux surveillance cameras.
By Jason Knott · February 15, 2017 • IC Realtime's Persistent Low Altitude Surveillance System (PLAS) is a camera tethered to a balloon system to capture wide area CCTV surveillance images over large crowds and natural disasters from up to 450 feet high and transmit them wirelessly in real time.
By Advertorial · November 30, 2016 • The simplicity of a single Nest app to control and receive alerts from thermostats, surveillance cameras and smoke detectors is the ideal solution for Rhode Island integrator Flint AV.
By CE Pro Editors · September 12, 2016 • IC Realtime (booth #6014) will be demonstrating its newest 360-degree camera, the ALLieHome at CEDIA 2016 and giving away one of the $500 ALLie virtual reality cameras every day.
By Advertorial · September 2, 2016 • BCG Concepts in Van Nuys, Calif., has more than tripled revenues in two years by focusing on young, successful, tech-savvy clientele who are drawn to the name recognition and powerful UI of Nest.
By Bruce Czerwinski · August 19, 2016 • CE pros can package smart door locks, intercom, surveillance cameras and intrusion systems together as a solid 'home invasion' package for customers.
By Jason Knott · July 15, 2016 • In addition to debuting its new $199 weatherproof Nest Cam Outdoor with a 130-degree field of view, Nest announces new 'Person Alert' feature and new app for all its products.
By Jason Knott · May 4, 2016 • As long as the cameras are not covert (and a contract is in place), it is OK for integrators to install surveillance cameras in a strip club dressing room and in every room in an 80-year-old doctor's 'bachelor pad.'
By Jason Knott · March 23, 2016 • 2GIG unveils a POE mini-dome security camera with nightvision capability, along with an indoor Wi-Fi camera and NVR with mobile app interface control targeted at integrators.