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Easy Plug and Play Security camera solution?

Introduction The marketing term plug and play has been used quite often around security cameras. So what does the plug and play security camera mean? "Will it work if I just plug in the security camera?". IP security cameras can be difficult for those without any prior knowledge. However in this article you will learn how to use the plug and play feature of IP cameras and it won't be as difficult as you think. Prerequisites So what do...

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Uniview Smart Intrusion Prevention – Human and Vehicle Detection

Introduction Uniview is a video surveillance manufacturer which invests ~15%[1] of annual revenue in research and development. Over 50% of their employees are from the R&D department[2], resulting in higher quality and more advanced products every year. Towards the end of 2020, Uniview refreshed their video surveillance lineup with a new series of NDAA compliant cameras. This camera refresh improved the image quality, added LightHunter technology, and also improved the intelligence of the cameras with Uniview Smart Intrusion Prevention. What is Smart...

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Uniview Active Deterrence PTZ – Testing and Review

Introduction In today’s market, the majority of CCTV installations are ‘passive’. What does this mean? Passive CCTV is only able to record a crime after it happens, and cannot be used to stop a crime in progress. How can we solve this problem? Add an ‘Active Deterrence’ PTZ to your system, such as IPC672LR-AX4DUPKC. This new PTZ is able to take an active approach to protecting property and people. When someone triggers the motion detection, an audio alert can be played...

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Uniview LightHunter – 4x More Light Captured

Introduction - Next Generation Starlight The next generation of starlight cameras from Uniview have arrived. Labeled under the ‘LightHunter’ moniker, these new CCTV cameras are able to capture about 4x more light than previous starlight cameras. Traditional IP cameras rely on IR to illuminate a scene at night, resulting in no colour information and less detail at a distance. Uniview’s LightHunter cameras are able to capture maximum light from the environment, resulting in sharp and colourful images, even in low...

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Thermal Access Terminal – OET-213H-BTM32 Review

Introduction As of July 2020, we are in the middle of a global Covid-19 pandemic. The province of Ontario is moving into stage 2 re-opening, which includes many restaurants and businesses. Certainly, there has been a surge in demand for effective thermal screening solutions. GS Global Security is excited to introduce OET-213H-BTM32 terminal for thermal face screening. In particular, the device will automatically read the temperature of a person and sound an alert if the temperature exceeds a certain threshold....

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Understanding – Camera Sensor

Background What the heck is a camera sensor anyways? If you’re reading this article, you probably already understand how camera resolution affects the image quality. What is less commonly understood however, is how camera image sensor size affects the final image quality. Today we’re going to explain exactly how image sensors work, and how that translates to what you see on the camera. Camera Image Sensors Cameras work by focusing light through a lens onto an image sensor. An image sensor contains millions...

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Uniview’s First Multi-sensor Camera Now Available

IPC8542ER5-DUG Multi-Sensor Camera Uniview is one of the top surveillance camera manufacturers worldwide. Currently, they are the 4th largest video surveillance equipment manufacturer on the global market. With a large percentage of their revenue re-invested into R&D, Uniview continues to produce innovative video surveillance equipment. Finally, they have come to market with their first multi-sensor camera, the IPC8542ER5-DUG. This is the first product in Uniview’s new ‘OmniView’ series of panoramic cameras. Specifications The IPC8542ER5 multi-sensor camera consists of 4x2MP 1/1.8” imagers. This...

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Todaair Wireless AP Testing

Background For the vast majority of networking projects, a wired connect is both the most desirable, and the most cost-effective solution. However, a wired solution is not possible in every situation. Sometimes you will run into a project where you must include some type of wireless networking equipment. This is where the Todaair Wireless Access Point can be used. As one of the leading manufacturers for wireless networking products worldwide, Todaair has a history of producing reliable, powerful, and economical equipment....

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Uniview Extended Transmission Feature

Background PoE is an industry standard for transmitting electric power along an Ethernet cable. This allows for a single cable to connect between the cameras and the NVR, compared to running a separate power adapter to the camera. This can significantly simplify the installation of a home security system and help keeps costs down. It also results in less points of failure, resulting in longer system uptime and easier maintenance of the security system. Uniview's Unique Solution (Extended Transmission) The typical...

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Best Home Security System In Ontario

Best Home Security System In Ontario

At GS Global Security, we show you the best security systems for the commercial and residential regions. With these security systems such as CCTV cameras for the indoor and outdoor, tranquility will reign! Comparing home security systems in Canada? It may be curious, but our range of affordable security systems differ quite a bit in terms of what we offer. We bring the newest security system with excellent features. This kit comes with a powerful hub, keyboard, motion detector...

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