CheckMySystems Company Profile

By: Sean Patton, Published on Aug 14, 2019

CheckMySystems says that too many users respond, "I get an email when something is wrong" when talking about their video system maintenance plan, and VMSes and camera manufacturer tools provide limited features and no automation.

We spoke to CheckMySystems, to better understand their system maintenance offering, target customers, and go-to-market:

  • Who is CheckMySystems
  • What NVR/VMSes Do They Support
  • How Much Does CheckMyCCTV Cost
  • Cybersecurity/Vulnerabilities Support
  • How Do They Use Cloud
  • What Differentiating Features Do They Offer
  • Go-To-Market Strategy

****************** **** *** **** users *******, "* *** an ***** **** ********* is *****" **** ******* about ***** ***** ****** maintenance ****, *** ***** and ****** ************ ***** provide ******* ******** *** no **********.

** ***** ** **************, to ****** ********** ***** system *********** ********, ****** customers, *** **-**-******:

  • *** ** **************
  • **** ***/***** ** **** Support
  • *** **** **** *********** Cost
  • *************/*************** *******
  • *** ** **** *** Cloud
  • **** *************** ******** ** They *****
  • **-**-****** ********

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CheckMySystems ********

******* ** **** *** headquartered ******* ** *********, England, ************** ******* * full-time ********* *** * said **** ******** ******** developers ************ *** ******/****** upgrades. **** *** **** by ************* *******, *** **** *** idea *** ************* **** from *** ********** ** a ******* ******* ** Dedicated ******, ***** ** was *********** *** *****-**** installations **** **** ***** to ********, *** ********* to ********* *** ****** of ******* *** ******* during ******* ********.

************** ******** **** *** self-funded. ***** ******* ******** is * ******** *********** called**************** **** *** ******* VMS/NVR *** ****** ****** from **** ***** ************ manufacturers. **** ******** ~**,*** NVR/VMSes ********/*********** **** **** sold, **** ***** *****-****** option ******* *********** ****** since *** ****** ** April ****.

Six ************* ******

*********** ** * ********-****, server/client ****** **** ****** 6 ******* ************* *** performance ****** *** ********* VMSes *** ****:

  • ******* ************: ****, ****, *****, Bandwidth ************
  • ****** ******: *********/************, ****** ****
  • ********* ******: *** ******, ******* recorded ***** ****** **** 24 *****
  • ********* *********: ******* ****** ** video ** ***** ******
  • **** *** **** ***************: ******* **** ***** overlays *** *******
  • ***** *********: ******** ********** **** differentiation ********** *** ********

*********** ** ******* ** locally ******** ** *****-****** architectures. ************** **** ****** an ***************** **************** **** **** **** perform ****** ** * VMS/NVR ****** ** *** user's ******** *** ******** that **** ******** ** a ****** ** ****** CheckMyCCTV ******. *** ********* application ** *** ****** when *** **** *********** server ** ** *** same ******* ** *** VMS/NVRs.

Port ********** ** ********* ***********

************** **** *********** **** use ***** *****-****** ****** can *** ** **** forwarding **** ***** ** NVR, ***** ****** ******** run *** ********* ********. This ** * **** cybersecurity ******, ********** **** many ******* **** *** their **** **** ******* vulnerabilities. 

************** **** **** ***** can *** * ******* PC ** ******* ******* to *** ********* *** monitoring ** ***, ***** is * **** ****** option. **** **** ******** the **** *** *** integrator *** ***-****, ** having ** ******* * second ** ** ********* a ** ** *** Connector.

No ************* ** ******** ************* *****

*********** **** *** ***** cybersecurity ** ********** ******** checks *** ***** **** they *** ** ***** development *******. **** **** their ******* ******** **** not ********* ********* ***** types ** ********.

*********, **** ****** ************ configuration ********** ***** ** not ***** *** ********** firmware, ******'* **** ************* ******* Shootout, ** ***** **** Avigilon, **** *** ********* alerts *** ***-**-**** ********, and **** **** ******* if *** ******** *** known ***************.

No ***** *** ***** *******/*********

*********** **** *** ***** if ***** ** ******* or *********, **** ******** on ***** ********* *** recording ******, *******, **** noted **** ****** ***** Recording ********* ***** *** GDPR-concerned ***** ** ***** accidentally ******** ***** ********* (e.g. **** **-**** ********).

Client ********

*********** ****** * ***** client **** * ********* view *** ********** ***/*** recording ******, ******* ************, and *************. ** **** displays ***-****** ******, **** green/yellow/red/blue ***** ****** *** good/warning/errors/information ******. *** ********* detected **** *** ******* Optix ****** *** *** been ******* ** *** latest ***** ******* ******.

* *************** *******, **** compared ** ****** ************ configuration *****, ** ***********'* Image *****. ** ******** a ********* ** ********** captured ******** **** * recently ******** ******** *** a ****** ********** *** physical *********, ****** ** pointing ******. ********* ****** can ** ********* ** the ****** ******* *** large ** * ****** in **********, ***** *** image ******, **** ****-********** threshold.

VMS/NVR *******

************** **** *********** **** ** ***/*** manufacturers (*** ****), ********* ********, *****, Hikvision, *********, ******* *****, Panasonic, ******, *******, *******. The **** **** ** not ********* ** ***** website, *** *********** *** contact ************** ** *** it.

***** *** ******* ******* capabilities ********* ** *** manufacturer ******, **** **** not ********** *** ******, system ******** *******, ********* information, ***.

*******

************** ****** ***** ******** per *** ** *** recorder, ** ** ** cameras *** ~$* *** month, ** ~$** *** 1-year *********. *** ******* includes *** ****** *** features ********* ** **** manufacturer, *** ** ** 3 ********** ****** ***********. CheckMySystems **** ***** ** a *** ****** ****** available *** ** ********** $10 *** *****.

*********** ** ********* **** free ***** **** ****** manufacturers, *** ********, *** IT ******* ********** ******* (e.g.******,**********,**********), *******, **** ***** multi-manufacturer ***/*** ******* **** could ** ***-**** ****** for *********** ** ******* with ******** *********** *********.

************, **** ***** ********** integrator/channel ******* ******** ** the *********** *********** *** $10 *** *****.

UK ********** ******* / ******** ****** ****** *****

************** **** **** *** working ****** ***** ********** ******* in *** **, **** some ******** ~*,*** *** systems. **** **** *** multi-manufacturer ******* ************ ** critical *** ***** ********** centers **** ********* *** might **** * ********* NVR ******.

**** ***** **** *** monitoring ******* ********* ******* their ****** **** ***** primary ********** ********* (*.*. I-View ***, ********), *** include *********** ***** ** part ** *** ******* monitoring ********.

New ****** ******* ***********

************** **** ********** ***/*** support *********** ***** ******* 2 - * *****, depending ** *** ************ of *************, *** ******* from *** ************.

**** **** *** **** ~50 ***/*** *********, ***** typically ** ** **** for *** ******* ******* or ***-**** ** ******* a *** ************.

 

 

Comments (4)

**** * ***** **** ! ** **** ***** it *** *** **** couple ** ***** *** it *** ******** *** maintenance ******* ************. *** clients **** *** ******* we *** ********* ***** we *** *********** ****** issues **** **** ** either ******** ** ******.

*** **** *** ****** lay ***?

** * **** ** sites **** ***** ****, and ** ***** **** Windows ******* ******* ********/*********, what ** * ****? I ****** *** ******* servers *** *** *** the *********, *** *** the ***** **** * would **** **** **** of ** ** *** the ********* ** * didn't **** ** **** the *****.

**** ** * **** running *** ******** ** a *********** ** *** office? ** *** ****** that ** *********** *** the ****** ***** *****? Is *** ****** **** running *** ******** *** the *********?

** *** ***’* **** to **** **** *****, you ***** **** *** a ****** ******** ** a **/****** ** **** location **** *** **** NVRs ** ******* ******, unless ** *** ** a *** **** *** can *** *** ******/****** for *** ** ****. BTW ***** *** ********* are **** ********* ** this ********.

******. * ******* **** was *** ****. *** a *** ****.

* ** ****** ** figure *** ******* **** is ******** ** ******* this *** **.

***** ** *** ******* send **** **** **? A ***** ******? ** do * **** ** configure **** ****** **** to **** **** **** to ** ****** *** configure * ****** *****?

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