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City Link select Videoswitch to upgrade CCTV security system

Videoswitch DVRs have been specified as part of the CCTV system upgrade at 45 City Link DepotsVideoswitch DVRs have been specified as part of the CCTV system upgrade at 45 City Link Depots and are to play a key role in the future rollout programme of new Depots."City Link is committed to protecting its properties against security, operational and business risks," said Stuart Godman, Sales & Marketing Director, "We have worked closely in partnership with Unique Integrated Syste...

Videoswitch digital video recorders protect Nando’s restaurants

 Videoswitch digital video recorders have been installed in forty Nando's restaurants The Videoswitch DVRs are part of a sophisticated CCTV system installed by Abel Alarm Co. Ltd within Nando's restaurants to assist them in creating a safe and secure environment for staff and customers.Nando's are the UK's fastest growing restaurant chain, famous for flame-grilled PERi-PERi chicken. Nandos' management work hard to create a family orientated atmosphere in their restaurants and see CCTV...

Videoswitch acquires Quick CCTV to expand product portfolio

  Buying out Quick CCTV will enable Videoswitch to expand its product portfolio"This is a great opportunity for Videoswitch, allowing us to strengthen our management team and expand our product portfolio to the benefit of both Videoswitch and Quick customers," said Roland Simmons, Videoswitch's Managing Director. "As far as Quick CCTV customers are concerned, we can assure them that it is ‘business as usual'. All employees are being retained and we are committed to...

Videoswitch to exhibit at IFSEC 2008

Videoswitch will use IFSEC 2008 as the launch pad for their new digital recorder (DVR) line-up.Roland Simmons, Managing Director of Videoswitch, said, "Installers and end-users who visit our stand will be among the first to see our new DVR models which include important new features and functions."In addition, Videoswitch will be showing the acclaimed C-MOR dome.  C-MOR is a fully functional dome with built-in infra-red lighting, a feature that is both energy efficient and highly...

Videoswitch prove to be a perfect match

It's in London.  It's one of the most famous world sporting venues.  It holds international events and it's televised. These are just four of the reasons why the Brit Oval can be considered a prime target for troublemakers and why Senior Operating Manager and Safety Officer, Scott Carey, is determined that the cricket ground's security facilities are regularly updated to take advantage of the very latest technology.Scott who has been responsible for security at what is the home of Surr...

Videoswitch stays the course

Videoswitch have won the order to supply the digital video recording equipment for Telford Golf Club and Spa Hotel.Having been acquired by Q Hotels, the Telford Golf Club and Spa Hotel has undergone a multi-million refurbishment, which has included a new CCTV system.Three racks mounted Videoswitch Vi 405 DVRs have been installed.  Each has 16 channels and 1500 Mbytes of video storage capacity.  Collectively they can record video from the CCTV cameras, 48 of which have been installed th...

Videoswitch co-operating in the North East

Coinciding with the New Year festivities, IBS Security Solutions Ltd was able to celebrate the completion of its 100th CCTV system upgrade, carried out on behalf of the North Eastern region of the Co-op.Videoswitch also had reason to celebrate; as it is their DVRs which are at the heart of each of the upgraded systems.Ian Stoddart of IBS Security Solutions Ltd, whose research led him to recommend Videoswitch's Vi series DVRs, explains: "The safety of Co-op staff is our client's top priority...

Mosaic take Videoswitch into Europe

The Mosaic Group, one of the UK's largest fashion retailers, has ambitious plans to expand into Europe and has decided to stay committed to a British manufacturer to supply the digital video recording equipment for its new branches.As part of Mosaic's drive into Europe, Videoswitch DVRs have so far been installed at stores in Amsterdam, Dublin, Hamburg and the Hague with more to follow in the near future. Mosaic, renowned for its highly fashionable but affordable clothing, trades under a...

Videoswitch to showcase new products at IFSEC

Visitors to stand 17066 at IFSEC 2007 should be impressed with how far Videoswitch DVRs have evolved in the last twelve months.As the leading UK manufacturer of DVRs, Videoswitch have a strong reputation for building user friendly and reliable models.  Built-in DVD/CD writers and removable hard drives all come as standard, and the recording rate can simply be set either in terms of number of days, or customised for each camera.At IFSEC 2007, Videoswitch are taking their product offering to...

Corus sings the praises of Videoswitch

When twenty-ton coils of cold metal steel are being processed, despite stringent quality control procedures, there is always the possibility of a fault occurring that could result in costly delays.The Corus Colors production lines convert the coils, which are each two kilometres long, into pre-finished steels for applications as diverse as roof and wall claddings to consumer products.  To understand the reason for any fault and to ensure it does not reoccur, Corus Colors at Shotton, North W...

Videoswitch in the dock at Great Yarmouth

The International Ship and Port Facility Code has imposed some of the most extensive security reforms and conditions seen in any sector since 9/11.  Great Yarmouth Dock has responded to the Code by installing CCTV systems at the heart of which are digital video recorders manufactured by Videoswitch.If the Videoswitch VDC digital recorders had been at Great Yarmouth in 1798 they would have recorded footage of Rear Admiral Nelson returning after his victories at Aboukir Bay and Cape St V...

Oasis goes digital to deter shop thieves

One of the UK's fastest growing fashion retailers has invested in the latest digital CCTV recording technology to protect its stores from crime.  Oasis, renowned for its highly fashionable high street clothing has installed digital video recorders manufactured by Videoswitch at 60 of its stores.Oasis store managers take the lead in respect of reducing shrinkage.  Instead of security officers patrolling the stores, the managers capitalise on a combination of well-trained staff and C...