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The Power of Mobile iPhone and Android Applications in Security Systems

Anyone who uses a mobile application for accessing their Video Surveillance system has seen the power and utility of the Phone and Tablet video camera access capabilities. The Video Security systems today utilize mobile streaming at 1080p resolutions and at 30 fps offering instant access to home or business cameras at any time and any …

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HikVision Turbo HD – 1080p Video Security over Coax Cabling from ApexCCTV

IP Cameras have changed the spectrum of camera capabilities and quality video. HD Cameras over existing Coax are also a great choice in improving video quality in facility security cameras. The performance or HD over Coax, and costs factored in to existing coax cabling, provide great opportunities for ApexCCTV’s HikVision Turbo HD product line with …

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Camera Feature Highlight – WDR (Wide Dynamic Range)

The Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) feature on Video Security Cameras is one of the most important image improvements on security cameras, alongside the higher resolution cameras evolution we see in the video surveillance industry today. WDR is the camera’s ability to see in contrasting levels of light such as when a camera is pointed towards …

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ApexCCTV is leading Geovision IP Video Security Distributor

ApexCCTV is a Premier Partner and integrator with GeoVision, the manufacturer of advanced IP Video Security Cameras and Network Video Recorders. ApexCCTV deploys security solutions for small to large business across the U.S. and utilizes GeoVision cameras and NVRs to offer 4 to 1000 camera systems. ApexCCTV also uses GeoVision advanced Access Control that offers …

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Top 5 Security Camera System Features

Video security technology has drastically improved over the last twenty years and we have security camera system features now that weren’t even in their infancy just 10 years ago. If you haven’t shopped for a video security system before, the laundry list of standard features can be a bit daunting at first glance and you …

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Long Range Infrared Security Camera

Troubleshoot Bad Infrared Security Camera Performance

When you buy an infrared security camera to watch your home or business during the day and at night, you need it to work as expected. Lets take a look at some of the factors that affect performance and a few of the troubleshooting techniques you can try if your camera is performing poorly or not at all.

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Common Security System Mistakes

Common Surveillance System Mistakes Make Security Systems Worthless

Every day, criminals get away with crimes because surveillance systems are misconfigured or not working at all. Making sure that your security camera system is operating properly seems like such an obvious, routine task, but many business and home users simply set it and forget it, or make changes and don’t test them. Here are a few common mistakes that are made frequently and could be prevented with more attention and testing.

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Retail Shrink

Global Retail Shrinkage, a $112 Billion Problem

Retail shrink is a serious problem both here in the United States and globally. Because we work with a lot of retailers to secure and monitor their inventory and working spaces, we thought we would take a look at the worldwide numbers.

According to the 2012-2013 Global Retail Theft Barometer, shrinkage cost the world $112,000,000,000 in 2012. Yes, that is nine zeros.

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8 Channel Security DVR

New Security Camera and Surveillance Products

We are constantly bringing in new products to check out, evaluate technically, and potentially add to our already large inventory of more than 600 products we offer customers. That means the lab is busy, but it also means that our clients have the largest selection possible to choose from when buying security cameras, surveillance DVRs …

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