Installing A CCTV System? What you need to consider

Installing A CCTV System? What you need to consider

We have come to a stage in life where personal safety and security for our property is threatened by so many factors. Fortunately, there are a number security devices that we can deploy to mitigate the situation. In fact the gadgets are so many and come with different capabilities and qualities. This is were the average person gets mixed up […]

Cybersecurity in Kenya: Are we Ready?

Cybersecurity in Kenya: Are we Ready?

Cyber security awareness remains low amongst the general public. This according to a report launched by Telecommunication Service Providers of Kenya, TESPOK. TESPOK’s report indicates that most working personnel are ignorant of the risks that arise from unprotected information leading to vulnerability of business networks. According to the report, Kenya’s banking institutions and government departments are said to be most […]

Guaranteed Security- When Sound Installation Saves Property

Guaranteed Security- When Sound Installation Saves Property

An average person has very little knowledge in the way CCTV works leave alone having an understanding on what to expect from an installer. Every year, majority of people fall prey to rogue installers who rip them off their hard-earned income by selling or installing CCTV systems that end up being decoys in event of an incident. It is advisable […]

Sound Property Security System Can Lower Cost of Insurance

Sound Property Security System Can Lower Cost of Insurance

Sound Property Security System Can Lower Cost of Insurance Yes, you can save money on your property  insurance by having a good security system such as CCTV, alarm, access control and tracking system installed. It should really come as no surprise to learn that you can lower your home insurance premiums with a home security system. After all the cost […]

Of Security and the JKIA Fire

Could the inferno witnessed in the mid of the week at one of the pivotal airports in the East and Central African region been avoided or its impact lessened? So many questions have been asked about what sort of security that the airport authorities have deployed. Issues to be interrogated by the investigating teams should among other seek information on […]

How Healthy is your Corporate Records & Information system?

When we are sick, our bodies experience an information management crisis. What is happening is such a case is that, the critical supporting components of the body’s defense mechanisms are not getting the right information at the right time to facilitate the best possible reaction to the intruders. An organization – whether small, medium, or large; government, publicly traded, or […]

CCTV SURVEILLANCE 101: Total cost of ownership

CCTV SURVEILLANCE 101: Total cost of ownership So, yo want to install a CCTV system? Have you considered the TCO of the system? But what it it?When we purchase surveillance systems it is recommended to consider the total cost of ownership (TCO). TCO = purchase cost + life cycle cost + replacement cost. Purchase costs unfortunately are not the only […]

CCTV SURVEILLANCE 101: Risks of recording on motion detection

CCTV SURVEILLANCE 101: Risks of recording on motion detection Whaaaat? Yo want to tell me that there are risks? Well consider the following: The most common way that video management systems are set to record is when motion or pixel changes occur in front of a camera. Risks Someone may enter and leave a room before the video motion detection […]