Magazine Article | October 26, 2010

Vendor Insight: CCTV: Multiple Roles For The Retailer

Source: Innovative Retail Technologies

By Jim Burkey, OMNIBUS Security Group

Originally, CCTV was strictly viewed as a security/asset protection tool, but that perception has been changed by customers' needs, improved technology, and practical application of the systems.

A security director desiring to acquire funding for a new or expanded system must recruit allies within the organization by showing how the system can be used for other purposes, thereby sharing the burden of cost as well as the advantages of the system. With the enhanced intelligent software technology available today, this is easier to accomplish than ever before.