What’s The Best CCTV Camera Form Factor?

Friday July 17th, 2020 in Matryx Media

What is the best and most useful CCTV camera form factor for typical applications? Is it the dome camera, the bullet, the turret, the PTZ or a species of wide-angle camera? CCTV cameras come in all shapes and sizes, with some specifications tending to guarantee they won’t be able to support some professional applications. Read more

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Can Low Cost CCTV Cameras Offer High Quality Performance?

Wednesday April 10th, 2019 in Matryx Media

Across many applications there are hundreds of thousands of low-cost CCTV cameras being installed. The question for end users and integrators, too, is whether this is a problem, or whether some affordable cameras can meet a testable minimum standard when it comes to operational requirements. Read here

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Selecting CCTV Cameras & Lenses

Tuesday April 2nd, 2019 in Matryx Media

For integrators and end users, selecting appropriate video surveillance cameras and lenses for a given application throws up serious challenges. Read Here

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On why the ban of Chinese products cannot be justified

Thursday November 8th, 2018 in Matryx Media

The recent security concerns about Chinese products raised by the American government have left the industry divided in terms of opinion. Read Here

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How Effective Are Hostile Vehicle Mitigation Bollards?

Thursday November 8th, 2018 in Matryx Media

Keeping pedestrians safe from motor vehicle attacks has never been more important or challenging, argues security consultant, Luke Percy-Dove. While the typical response from authorities has been to install bollards of various types, are bollards effective at keeping people safe?… Read Here

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