• Switchnet Systems
    Working from anywhere during the coronavirus The last few weeks have marked a pivotal shift in society with the spread of the novel coronavirus – COVID-19. The numbers of infected people continues to rise across the globe and governments are placing heavy restrictions on large gatherings and, in extreme cases,Read More
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    End-of-Life, and why you should care Technology. The wonderful application of knowledge for practical purposes. Without technology we wouldn’t be talking to friends, family, customers or suppliers located in a town or city a few miles away, let alone halfway around the world. There’d be no Game of Thrones orRead More
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    MOBOTIX 7 Until now, surveillance has been – primarily – driven by the need to watch and capture events. The better quality the picture, the higher the chances of accurate evidence. But, surveillance has, and continues to change. MOBOTIX AG, the leading manufacturer of decentralised CCTV systems has opened upRead More
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    WiFi6, Wait no more Like us, you’ve probably heard about the upcoming new wireless technology – WiFi6, specifically 802.11ax – and are probably getting a little excited about the possibilities of wireless networking finally catching up to, and maybe surpassing, wired networking. Don’t get me wrong, the current standard –Read More
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    What’s threatening your network? Do you know, or wonder, exactly what you are protecting yourself against when installing digital security? It’s difficult to not notice the various reports in the media about the threats from ransomware, crypto-ware and malware attacks. Further, you only need to glance at the website forRead More
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    Why choose between centralised and decentralised, when you can have both? Closed Circuit TV, or CCTV as we know it has fundamentally changed over the years. In the days of the, shall we say, more traditional technologies using coaxial cable, all CCTV systems were centralised. That is to say, everyRead More
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    Providing great WiFi can make a big difference Let’s face it. We like to remain connected wherever we are. In some cases, mobile coverage just, well, doesn’t cover it. Patchy or no signal on your smart device is probably one of, if not the most annoying thing for most hyper-connectedRead More
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    Extending the reach of CCTV Recent years have seen a boost to CCTV being provided over IP networks. Where security and IT were once separate entities, they now operate concurrently (for the most part). But it isn’t just businesses that have CCTV, consumers have it too. Mostly, because CCTV isRead More