Are you based in Colorado? Are you considering a commercial security system, but not sure where to start? We have compiled a list of commonly asked questions by our clients, partners and businesses.
Can I view surveillance footage using my smartphone?
Yes, you can view all surveillance footage from your iPhone, and Android devices. The footage access is only provided to a manager or owner of the property or commercial space. Where they can monitor business from anywhere 24 hours 7 days a week.
Is it hard to operate a DVR?
No. DVR or Digital Video Recorder has a simple function and is easy to run. You can archive or create live videos simply by selecting the right button.
What maintenance is required on a video surveillance system?
The maintenance is limited and the cameras and lenses should be kept clean for better video quality.
Where is my surveillance footage saved?
The surveillance videos are saved in two places, one on the camera itself in an SD Memory Card, and another on a corresponding NVR or network video recorder. SD Memory Cards are effective but the data can be retrieved physically. The space on the SD card is relatively huge and can store week’s worth of video footage.
Can I take my security system with me when I move to my office location?
Yes, you can. When you decide to change the location of your office or store, you can take your security system with you. You can find out more about it by writing to us at [email protected] for any questions about contracts, moving fees, and other details.
What is IP Camera?
IP camera or Internet Protocol camera is a digital video system that transmits data over a network. These systems work with mobile devices so that you can view your security feed from anywhere with an Internet connection. IP cameras may also be referred to as network cameras or webcams.
How Do IP Surveillance Cameras Work?
Traditional security system lets data be transmitted through a cable to a DVR (digital video recorder). But an IP Surveillance Camera helps transmit videos.It’s connected to the network like any external IT equipment like a printer. IP Cameras contain storage in-unit and transmit video to a device, also known as network video recorder NVR. Digital cameras and IP cameras can capture images but the transmission method is different. The quality of image won’t be compromised with an IP camera but its resolution is better.
How Are IP Cameras Different from CCTV Cameras?
IP camera is a type of digital video camera used for surveillance that transmits data via a network known as Ethernet link or Internet Protocol camera. IP camera provides a better security with a number of additional features than any traditional CCTV camera does. Whereas, CCTV Camera is a type of digital video camera used for surveillance which transmits a signal for observation on monitor.
What Components Will I Need for This System?
For an IP surveillance system, you’ll need the actual IP cameras, an NVR or other type of storage system, accessories such as a microphones and speakers generally will come built into the cameras so additional parts will not be required. At Surveillance Secure, we can help determine your needs and set you up with the best equipment for your budget.
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Security Surveillance System is one of the most respected and fastest growing companies in the security systems and surveillance camera industry. Based in Aurora, Colorado, we are an experienced security systems business, capable of creating a more secure environment at your Denver, CO home or business.
Founded in 2006 on the simple principle that everyone deserves to feel safe and protected, we have been utilizing the best technology in the industry to help make Denver, CO commercial and residential spaces safer. For more information reach out to our team, we have the experience and resources to design and install the perfect security solution for you!