Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Many of the large number of owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables installations being carried out is a little dubious to say the least! There is a lack of standards being applied and false claims are commonplace. The problem is that owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables is a far more complex subject than many realize. There is no easy ‘one fits all’ solution. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
The difference between different images might not be apparent at first glance. However, the devil is in the detail and closer scrutiny will reveal the difference between a well-detailed image being vital for recognition or identification of the subject. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
It is devastating to have owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables installed and record an incident which is of no use to the police as the images do not clearly identify those involved resulting in no further action being taken. You might know who is involved but the main purpose of owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables is to prove it.
It is worth remembering that the cameras and recorders etc. are working away 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Taking that into context, a computer used in an office might be in use 8 hours a day, five days a week. While it is not in use it has time to cool down. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
The owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables with its hard drive recorder constantly operates for 8,736 hours in a year, the computer intermittently for perhaps 2,000 hours. In which case is the quality the most critical? Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Our approach is to assess the needs and discuss the expectations. A site survey is then carried out and a detailed specification provided which indicates the design purpose for each camera. We also have to consider the implications of the Data Protection Act. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
For example, it is not permissible to record sound under normal circumstances. The systems we specify are to the standard required where owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables is a condition for licensing purposes.
We carry out a survey and provide a detailed specification and quotation without charge.
Design purpose for cameras is to provide; owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Presence Easy to achieve but of limited use when depending on recordings where at best, the time of an incident can be verified. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Recognition Persons or vehicles can be recognized if they are known to you. Often, where identification is achieved at an entrance for example, recognition from other images can be sufficient to provide evidence for an incident. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Identification can be difficult to achieve but essential for a prosecution to take place.
If an owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables System does not meet its objectives, it is not ‘cheap’, just an expensive toy. Some companies sell owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables, systems based on ‘what’s in the kit’ while others provide security.
The word professional is all too frequently misused when selling and describing owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables equipment. For example, many large stores sell owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables kits which they describe as for professional use suitable for domestic and commercial use. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
If they really believe this, why do they spend vast amounts of money for ‘proper’ systems to be installed at their stores by professional security companies?
Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables The answer is quite simple. They need to minimize their losses from theft and provide added protection for their staff by deterring abuse and attacks. They know (as do the regular offenders) that high quality images are required for a successful prosecution.
The option to lease a system is well worth considering. You can spread the cost and deploy your capital elsewhere (such as the expansion of your business) and there are considerable tax advantages. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables although the lease is effectively a rental you can still take title to the system at the end of the lease period.
Some companies can offer the following
Conventional and IP Based Systems
Color & Color/Monochrome Cameras
Internal & External
Pan, Tilt and Zoom Cameras
Speed Dome Cameras
IR LED Lighting (monochrome images)
White Light LED Lighting (color images)
Remote Viewing over the Internet
Remote Monitoring (Central Station)
Vehicle Number Plate Recognition Cameras
Vehicle Number Plate Recognition Database Systems
Fully Comprehensive Maintenance
Types of owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables Conventional Analogue: This has been the standard way CCTV cameras have been installed. They require a coaxial cable from the camera’s back to the DVR (Digital Video Recorder)
The resolution is generally low for this type of camera but is cost effective. Systems vary from a single camera to any amount required. Typically Digital recorders will be a 4 /8 /16 and 32 inputs. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
IP Network Systems: This is the new technology of camera. Typically the cameras will utilize a LAN. (Local Area Network) running on Cat5 cable. It is recommended that a new network is installed but a small system may be able to run off your existing network saving the cost of cable and time. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
These cameras can be powered down the same cable utilizing POE (Power over Ethernet) switches. Again this saves on having to run separate power cables or needing local power points. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
The main advantage of the IP camera is that its resolution is much better, Up to 10 times of the analog camera resulting in better picture quality. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables the IP camera generally terminates into an NVR (Network Video Recorder)
But it is possible via a converter to convert analog cameras to be accepted by an IP NVR, thus utilizing your old technology but expanding with the new technology. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
NPR: (Number Plate Recognition) this type of system utilizes either a conventional analog camera or an IP camera. This type of camera is designed to capture the registration number of a motor vehicle or motor cyclist. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
This can be captured by standard DVR/NVR utilizing standard software or the camera can be linked NPR software. The NPR software will add a base to allow various uses such as connecting to an access control system, locking out certain Vehicles, Setting times for certain vehicles, a comprehensive data base and many other functions. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Wireless Systems: Any type of camera can have a wireless radio system fitted and transmitted both data and video back to the DVR/NVR. With modern wireless systems any amount of cameras can be connected in virtually any position on a site. Added to this you can have Wireless Perimeter Beams to work in conjunction with the cameras, offering a hassle free and simple way for the installation.
Covert Systems: We supply and install a number of different covert cameras. These can be monitored off site and or hidden from the local installation. These cameras offer the client the ability to monitor areas that may be of concern. A site inspection is generally needed to ascertain what type of device is required.
POS: (Point of Sale) We are able and specialize in POS. All Digital recorders are able to accept POS and we are able to connect 90% of tills and certain Avery Scales. This allows us not only to monitor Cash Registers but also certain scales found in butcher and grocery sections.
Advantages of owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
Deterrent for thieves and vandals
Monitors staff and customer behavior
Improves physical security for staff and customers
Can be used to monitor high-risk areas
May be used as evidence in court
Can be linked to the point of Sale system to identify internal theft and fraud
Spy World in Coral Gables and Miami Beach, offers the best advice, equipment and products based on your needs. Security cameras installed in Miami Beach and Coral Gables do not hesitate to call us at (305) 542.4600 for any information. Owl CCTV Miami Beach Coral Gables
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