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What is CCTV Monitoring?
Internal and External CCTV cameras and linked with sensors that create an alert when triggered under specified conditions. A remote CCTV monitoring centre responds to the alert.
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Events can be monitored in real time, and recorded for future reference. Images are stored on a DVR.
You determine the incident protocol; the monitoring centre can call you, the Garda/ Police, or a security guarding company.
Perimeter Intrusion Detection
Detection beams placed at the perimeter of your grounds can give an early warning of an attempted burglary.
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Coupled with external loud speakers, internal amplifier and microphone, the monitoring centre can verbally challenge the intruder, making them immediately aware that they have been detected.
After an unauthorised intrusion or burglary, the monitoring centre will provide a report on the incident.
How it works
An alert is created, when a sensor is triggered within certain times – normally, outside working hours. The sensor could be responding to movement, or something passing across an infrared beam, or a door contact being broken, it depends on the type of sensor.
CCTV cameras capture images within their field of vision; this field varies according to the type of lens and camera. Video and audio options are available. Cameras will be placed so as to cover areas that sensors may be triggered.
The DVR sends an alert to the monitoring centre; they log on to the relevant camera to see whether it is a genuine unauthorised intrusion or a false alarm. They will then follow the protocol agreed for site; alerting the keyholder, a manned guarding company, or the authorities.
Couple CCTV and ARC monitoring with a loudspeaker and microphone and the monitoring centre can verbally challenge the intruder to ascertain whether they are authorised to be on site.
Why Almas? The Right Security Solution, For Your Business
Almas will build you an integrated security solution to protect your site, assets and people. Full service solutions, advice on GDPR responsibilities and a range of payment options make Almas the logical choice.
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How much does monitoring cost?
It really depends on the type of response and number of cameras monitored. Why not get in touch and we can give you a quote?
What does ARC stand for?
Alarm Receiving Centre – these are manned operational centres who are granted access to view your cameras. Staff are rigorously checked to exacting security standards.
What happens if the internet is cut?
The ARC cannot monitor your site if the internet is cut, however, should this be as a result of deliberate tampering, the movement should be caught on the camera.