Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ to be demonstrated at the North West Fire & Security exhibition

We’re exhibiting at the North West Fire & Security Exhibition on Wednesday 11th September, at the DW Stadium in Wigan.

We’ll be running live demonstrations of our Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ solution throughout the day, showing how easy it is for CCTV Installers and Monitoring Stations to offer 24/7 checking as part of their service.

The North West Fire & Security Exhibition is an excellent opportunity to find out more about the latest products and services available to you and your customer’s. Other exhibitors include:

  • Ajax Systems
  • BT Redcare
  • COP Security
  • CSL Group
  • Hikvision
  • Orisec
  • Vicon, and more.

The doors will be open to visitors from 10am with tea/coffee and breakfast rolls, and a light lunch will be served from 1pm with tea/coffee available. Doors close at 4pm.

A business card raffle will take place on the day so don’t forget your business cards. The prizes are 3 pairs of tickets to a football match at the DW with a meal in Rigalettos before the game

CLICK HERE to register to attend the event. See you there.

AxxonSoft support added to CheckMyCCTV™

AxxonSoft support added to CheckMyCCTV™

AxxonSoft’s state-of-the-art open-platform Axxon Next solution has been added to CheckMyCCTV™

As part of our commitment to expand the list of supported CCTV systems, AxxonSoft’s Axxon Next solution joins the growing list of systems compatible with CheckMyCCTV™.

CheckMyCCTV™ is traditionally used to monitor DVR and NVR systems, but as Installers and Monitoring Stations extend their product mix, VMS systems are seen as cost effective and flexible solutions for end-users.

CheckMyCCTV™ automatically runs a comprehensive list of checks on the Axxon Next platform, including:

Network Status – Ensures connectivity to the system.
Camera Status – Checks the status of the cameras connected to the system.
Image Check – Analyses if images have lost alignment, are too bright or dark, or out of focus.
Record Duration – Ensures the system is recording for the correct user-defined time period.
Recording Check  – Checks if the system is recording correctly.
Time Accuracy – Ensures the time and date on the device is accurate. …and more

These checks ensure that your customers’ systems are working and operating as expected in a fraction of the time it takes to manually check them.

For more information about AxxonSoft or Axxon Next, visit www.axxonsoft.com

To try CheckMyCCTV™ for yourself, and see how you can offer 24/7 CCTV checking for your customers, click HERE to register for a trial.

Volant Security Systems add CheckMyCCTV™ to their service

Kilmarnock based Volant Security Systems, are now offering their customers 24/7 CCTV system checks as part of their service using CheckMyCCTV™.

Volant provides protect & prevent security systems using CCTV, access control, and intruder alarms to businesses in the Kilmarnock and Glasgow area, and now provide their customers with optional 24/7 system checks using CheckMyCCTV™.

CheckMyCCTV™ checks and reports CCTV faults, tampering, vandalism, and operation issues automatically, ensuring they are working when they are needed most.

The core checks include:

  • Network Connectivity
  • Camera Status
  • Recording Status
  • Record Duration
  • Time Accuracy
  • Image Integrity

CheckMyCCTV™ checks and reports these and more, every hour of every day, so issues can be resolved in a timely manner.

Richard Gibbs, Managing Director, Volant Security Systems Ltd. comments “We aim to provide the best possible service to our customers, and using CheckMyCCTV™ to monitor for on-site CCTV issues, helps us to achieve this in a cost effective and simple way”

Darren Rewston, Managing Director, CheckMySystems Ltd. adds “It’s great to work with forward thinking CCTV installers like Volant Security Systems, who are using technology to create their own value added solution, which increases their service levels and revenue streams.”

Continuing, “Volant are utilising our Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ service, which requires no hardware setup or up-front costs, and the pay-as-you-go subscription billing means you only pay for the connections you use”.

For more information about Volant Security Systems and the services they offer, visit their website at www.volant.one, email richard@nullvolant.one, or call 01563 370711

If you want to try CheckMyCCTV™ in your business, click HERE to register for a FREE Trial.

Envision-IS choose CheckMyCCTV™ for 24/7 CCTV checking and reporting

Across the UK, premises are regularly affected by various forms of crime and intrusion. With Envision-IS’s close protection, no security threats will go unseen.

Envision-IS strives to detect and prevent crime to the highest standards for you. Protecting sites when needed most.

In addition to this, Envision understand that when customers’ CCTV equipment fails, productivity and risk levels suffer. By utilising CheckMyCCTV™, defective equipment is identified quickly and restored as efficiently as possible.

Darren Rewston, Managing Director of CheckMySystems Ltd., commented: “By adding CheckMyCCTV™ to their service, Envision-IS can automatically detect sites which are not protected due to faults, tampering, or vandalism, and report them to the maintenance team for remedial work to be carried out.”

Graeme McCandless, Operations Director of Envision-IS Ltd., adds “Our customers rely on their CCTV systems to be working 24/7, our automated CCTV checking using CheckMyCCTV™ gives them, and us, the reassurance that it is working and fit for purpose.”

For more information about Envision-IS and the services they offer, visit their website, www.envision-is.co.uk, email info@nullenvision-is.co.uk, or call +44 28 3834 7055

CheckMyCCTV™ adds support for DW Spectrum® IPVMS

Support for Digital Watchdog’s DW Spectrum® IPVMS platform added to CheckMyCCTV™

We’re delighted to announce that as part of our programme to add support for more brands into CheckMyCCTV™, Digital Watchdog’s DW Spectrum® IPVMS platform has now been added to the class-leading platform.

As demand for CheckMyCCTV™ increases across North America, a number of customers have requested support for the popular DW Spectrum® IPVMS platform.

CheckMyCCTV™ automatically checks remote CCTV installations for faults and other issues, so Integrators can provide a proactive and targeted service.

Regis Glorieux, President of IPX360 Solutions, our North America Sales and Support Partner comments, “Adding additional services is a growth market, and CheckMyCCTV™ allows Monitoring Stations and Integrators to offer remote maintenance checks as part of their value-added service, and create new revenue streams”

Adding, “The addition of the popular DW Spectrum® IPVMS platform gives Integrators a real unique selling point across multi-site installations. By offering customers additional piece-of-mind that their CCTV is working and fit for purpose, and reducing the time and effort it takes to support multiple installations.”   

The checks that can be performed on DW Spectrum® IPVMS  using CheckMyCCTV™ include:

Network Status – Ensures connectivity to the system.
Camera Status – Checks the status of the cameras connected to the system.
Image Check – Checks for camera alignment, images which are too bright or dark, or out of focus.
Record Duration – Ensures the system is recording for the correct user-defined time period.
Recording Check  – Checks if the system is recording correctly.
Time Accuracy – Ensures the time and date on the device is accurate. …and more

These checks ensure that the system is working and operating as expected in a fraction of the time it takes to manually check them.

For more information about CheckMyCCTV™ for North American customers, visit www.ipx360solutions.com

For more information about DW Spectrum® IPVMS, visit www.digitalwatchdog.com

CheckMySystems partner with TeleData UK to offer Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ platform

As our award-winning CheckMyCCTV™ platform continues to grow, we are looking for new ways to offer it to our customers, making it easier to generate additional revenue streams and offer a better service.

Our partnership with Teledata UK, allows us to offer a Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ service, for small to medium-sized installers, who may not have the infrastructure or resource to run and maintain their own service.

The Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ platform can be set up in a matter of minutes, and pre-configured to start offering the service out of the box.

Teledata UK operate some of the most secure data centre facilities in Europe. By offering a range of Cloud, IaaS, colocation and resilient network services, were able to offer CheckMySystems a cloud-based data centre product offering which is scalable for Small to Medium sized Installers.

Darren Rewston, Founder and Managing Director of CheckMySystems, commented: “Our Cloud Hosted service allows our customers to provide 24/7 CCTV system checks without needing to purchase additional infrastructure, with built in resilience and availability, and is scalable as their service grows.”

Matthew Edgley, Commercial Director of TeleData UK, commented: “Our partnership with CheckMySystems provides a stable and reach more customers and provide a new route to market – with a real focus application performance and service stability in order to uphold the value of our brands. The relationship is geared towards growth on a commercial and technical level”

For more information about Hosted CheckMyCCTV™, contact us on +44 161 8706137, or info@nullcheckmysystems.com 

For more information about Teledata UK, visit www.teledata.co.uk

CheckMyCCTV™ to be showcased at Security TWENTY 19 exhibitions

Following the success of last year’s exhibitions, we’ll be taking CheckMyCCTV™ on the road again at the Security TWENTY 19 exhibitions in Birmingham, Manchester, and London.

The Security TWENTY 19 exhibition and conferences bring together top security industry speakers, and support from a large exhibition of cutting edge security products and services from major manufacturers.

We will be providing live CheckMyCCTV™ demonstrations on our stand throughout the day, giving you the chance to see how other CCTV Installers are using it to offer customers a proactive and targeted service.

We’ll also be showcasing our NEW Hosted CheckMyCCTV™ Service aimed at Small to Medium sized Installers. Hosted at our secure data centre partner based in the UK, it’s the easiest and most cost effective way of offering your customers 24/7 system checking, without any upfront hardware and infrastructure costs.

The dates and locations of the Security TWENTY 19 exhibitions are:

Birmingham Metropole Hotel – 21st February 2019

Manchester Principal Hotel – 2nd July 2019

London Park Inn Hotel, Heathrow – 7th November 2019

It’s FREE to attend, and includes a free breakfast, lunch, or both if you plan to spend the whole day there.

We hope you will be able to join us! To register click HERE

Nx Witness support added to CheckMyCCTV™

Support for Network Optix’s Nx Witness VMS platform has been added to CheckMyCCTV™.

As our customers roll out CheckMyCCTV™ across their installation estate, it’s important that we keep building on our range of supported product, sowe are pleased to announce that we have now added support for Network Optix’s excellent Nx Witness VMS platform into CheckMyCCTV™.

We have seen an increase in demand for CheckMyCCTV™ support for other VMS platforms as a whole, and Nx Witness joins the likes of Milestone, Avigilon, Digifort, and Vivotek, as we continue to expand our supported platforms.

The CheckMyCCTV™ checks that can be performed on Nx Witness include:

Network Status – Ensures connectivity to the system.
Camera Status – Checks the status of the cameras connected to the system.
Image Check – Takes a snapshot from each camera each day and analyses it to ensure it has not lost alignment, too bright or dark, or out of focus.
Record Duration – Ensures the system is recording for the correct user-defined time period.
Recording Check  – Checks if the system is recording correctly.
Time Accuracy – Ensures the time and date on the device is accurate. …and more

These checks ensure that the system is working and operating as expected in a fraction of the time it takes to manually check them.

For more information about Nx Witness VMS, visit www.networkoptix.com

Davantis support added to CheckMyCCTV™

Support for Davantis Video Analytics Systems has been added to latest CheckMyCCTV™ release.

As CCTV Integrators look for ways to improve false alarm triggering, especially for remotely monitored systems, Video Analytics is becoming the go-to technology to achieve this, with Davantis being at the forefront of development.

As with any video-based analytics system, it is only as good as the images it is using. Many of our Monitoring Station Partners requested that support was added to CheckMyCCTV™ to reduce their laborious manual daily system checking and reporting across all their systems.

The checks that can be performed on Davantis systems are:

PING/HTTP Check – Ensures connectivity to the system.
Camera Status – Checks the status of the the cameras connected to the system
Image Check – Takes a snapshot from each camera each day and analyses it to ensure it has not lost alignment, too bright or dark, or out of focus.
Alarm Activations – Checks for any alarms over a user-defined time period.
Remote Alarm Connections  – Checks for any alarms sent to the monitoring station over a user-defined time period.
Time Accuracy – Ensures the time and date on the device is accurate.

These checks ensure that the system is working and operating as expected in a fraction of the time it takes to manually check them.

For more information about Davantis Video Analytics, visit www.davantis.com

Britannia Monitoring become latest CheckMyCCTV™ monitoring partner

We are delighted to announce Britannia Monitoring as our latest CheckMyCCTV™ Monitoring Partner.

Based in Goole, East Yorkshire,Britannia Monitoring is an NSI Gold approved monitoring station, providing a host of monitoring solutions.

Britannia Monitoring utilise the latest technologies to continually benefit our customers, our staff and our business alike, and a standard part of their service is to offer 24/7 CCTV maintenance checks utilising CheckMyCCTV™

Darren Rewston, Managing Director of CheckMySystems Ltd., commented “A large number of CCTV monitoring stations now use CheckMyCCTV™ as a means to ensure their connections are operating and fit for purpose when they’re needed most”

Steve Davies, Director of Britannia Monitoring added “Our customers depend on our services to keep their businesses protected, CheckMyCCTV™ has become an invaluable tool to ensure that we can detect and report CCTV issues before they become critical.”

For more information, visit Britannia Monitoring at www.britanniamonitoring.co.uk or call 
01405 721 347