Security CCTV home system – Optimize configuration

How to enhance the Security CCTV home system for Web access and protect using a firewall. You could consider this as a continuation of the Weekend Fun Project post. The Weekend Fun Project post describes the hardware (cameras) installation, the software NVR installation for the creation of a Local Network Video Recorder, and SMS configuration … Read more

Security camera resolution explained

Video Compression

Configuring a security camera includes many settings, but there is one variable that is critical to the overall CCTV system health and optimum performance and that is the resolution. The resolution selected determines the quality and the size of the video, and the number of days of recorded video to keep, and consequently the cost … Read more

How wireless security cameras work – A brief intro to WiFi technology

The technological advances of the 21st century created smaller, faster and more powerful personal smart devices, such as mobile phones, tablets and laptops. These devices have become an integral part of our daily lives and we use them all the time, well almost all the time. We use them for information sharing, entertainment, shopping, education, … Read more