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Security Camera Applications-Are Cameras Just For Security?

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So much has changed in the world since PolarisUSA first started offering surveillance systems, to our already successful line of radio programming equipment back in 1983. Indeed, we live in a digital world these days, where more and more of our lives are caught on camera. Fortunately, and sometimes unfortunately surveillance cameras are a large part of all our lives today.

In the old days, little general stores dotted the landscape and owners could notice each and every person who walked into their shop. Everyone seemed to know everyone in town. Today, however, there has been a population explosion, tremendous social and technological change. The same mom-and-pop operations now need the extra support and peace of mind a complete security system offers. Giant, multi-national corporations need that same peace of mind, but at a much large scale. High Definition security cameras have been a key to the success of many large companies. And in ways you might not have thought of before.

Security cameras are being used for more applications, as well as basic security. Businesses and organizations are using cameras to check on employees’ performances on-the-job, to see where they are and what they’re doing. Cameras can also be used by managers who want to see what’s going on at remote sites, where there may or may not be employees on duty and digital doesn’t lie. Parents can keep an eye on their children in the back yard, as well as check to see when they got home from school on them via their smart phone.

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Surveillance cameras are being used for marketing and research. Micro-cased security cameras can be installed in vending machines, soda machines and in the various kiosks that populate our stores, airports, stadiums – you name it. Scientist and astronomer use surveillance cameras to study microorganisms and distance galaxies. They store this information to digital video recorders and share the saved information with colleagues all over the world.

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Instead of a company manager driving or flying to different locations to check on a project, camera systems allow them to easily check on the progress wherever they may be located in the world, in real-time, and/or talk with them using both cameras and microphones. All they need to do is log into their digital video recorder and see their entire facility without leaving the home office. Surveillance cameras help companies save money and lower expenses.

In this global economy, surveillance cameras are what connect us on a daily basis. They improve visibility, productivity and accountability. PolarisUSA supplies many businesses and organizations with security cameras and surveillance systems. When you need to know what’s going on somewhere and you can’t always physically be there to watch what happens, contact PolarisUSA to help you design your surveillance camera system and stay connected.


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