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Cabling Best Practices Guide

Poorly installed and maintained surveillance cabling networks are often costly, frustrating to manage and can create major problems for both...

By Brian Rhodes - about 1 month ago (Info+)

Security Installer 60 Tools Guide

In this 60 page guide, we cover 60 tools that security installers frequently use. This is one part of our Video Surveillance Installation Course...

By IPVM Team - 4 months ago (Info+)

Access Control Door Controllers 101

The door controller is the access system component that allows other devices in the system, such as readers and locks, to communicate. Controllers...

By Aiden Gonzalez - 4 months ago (Info+)

Access Control Architecture 101

Access control can be designed and deployed in a number of ways. This 101 guide examines the most common options and architectures used in...

By Aiden Gonzalez and Brian Rhodes - 5 months ago (Info+)

Stapled Network Cables Tested

Many installers use cable staples and staplers for support but do they cause similar performance issues as we saw with our zip tie test? In...

By John Scanlan - 6 months ago (Info+)

Service Loops Tested

Many installers leave significant service loops, but some are concerned that this will create performance issues. We tested various service loops...

By John Scanlan - 8 months ago (Info+)

OSDP Usage Statistics 2022

3 years ago, OSDP adoption was quite weak. New IPVM statistics show a significant increase in usage, but barriers persist. Inside this report,...

By Brian Rhodes - 8 months ago (Info+)

IPVM Releases Design Calculator

IPVM has released its new Design Calculator, adding support for 9 device types, combining with network closets, auto cable distance calculation,...

By Sean Patton - 8 months ago

Splicing Network Cables Tested

Sometimes damaged category cables are spliced to get video surveillance systems back online e.g. no lift on-site, no access to all areas needed to...

By John Scanlan - 8 months ago (Info+)

IPVM Releases Cabling Calculator

IPVM has released its cabling calculator, improving our popular Design Calculator, now quickly and easily estimate how much cabling one needs for...

By IPVM Team - 9 months ago

Rolled Over Network Cable Tested

A common concern is that network cable will be damaged when rolled over by various machines on a job site, but how much of an impact does that...

By John Scanlan and Jermaine Wilson - 9 months ago (Info+)

EZ-RJ45 vs Traditional RJ45 Tested

Passthrough/EZ-RJ45s are a polarizing topic in the surveillance industry, with some installers swearing by them and others claiming they have high...

By John Scanlan - 12 months ago (Info+)

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