WD South Africa
Driving surveillance storage
July 2017, Seagate Technology, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, IT infrastructure
Storage for surveillance is a necessity, but the right components can make all the difference in the total cost of ownership and reliability of the solution.
Storage and employee scheduling in hospitality
April 2017, EOH Security & Building Technologies, Entertainment and Hospitality (Industry), Access Control & Identity Management, Asset Management, EAS, RFID, IT infrastructure
Hi-Tech Security Solutions spoke to two industry vendors about two security-related issues experienced in the entertainment and hospitality sector.
WD Red Pro Drives in 6 TB
November 2015, IT infrastructure, Products
WD’s Red Pro 5 and 6 TB drives offer an enhanced design and 128 MB cache to deliver data transfer rates of 214 megabytes per second (MB/s).
WD scales up surveillance-class drives
September 2015, IT infrastructure
WD has introduced WD Purple NV, a purpose-built line of 3.5-inch, high-capacity 4 TB and 6 TB hard drives for the greater demands of scalable network video recorder (NVR) surveillance systems.
Purpose-built storage drives
August 2015, IT infrastructure
Using the incorrect drive could have disastrous consequences for video surveillance that can be avoided by using purpose built NVR hard drive technology.
Entertainment needs reliable storage
July 2015, Entertainment and Hospitality (Industry), CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, IT infrastructure
Hi-Tech Security Solutions spoke to Kalvin Subbadu, sales manager for WD Components in South Africa, about the need for adequate recording capacity in the entertainment surveillance sector.
Consider all the variables when deciding on storage
May 2015, IT infrastructure
With a NAS it’s easy to quickly transfer large amounts of data to the device via the local network, and when people are on the move; this data can be accessed via a desktop or mobile app thanks to the personal cloud feature.
Storage solutions for surveillance
April 2015, IT infrastructure, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
One thing we can all be sure of is that surveillance installations need to store large amounts of video footage. And as the resolutions of cameras improve, the size of the storage required also increases.