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Cloud-based Body Camera Systems: What are the Benefits?
June 30, 2021

Cloud-based Body Camera Systems: What are the Benefits?

Body camera systems fall into two main categories; on-premise systems and cloud-based systems. The key difference is that an on-premise solution uses your existing IT infrastructure (e.g. server space, processing power, local storage etc.) to store the collected evidence on site. This is the preferred option to some, who have concerns over perhaps the physical location of the data stored and also for smaller teams who do not require a large amount of infrastructure in place for an on-premise solution to be viable. 

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  • Body Camera IP Ratings: Explained
    July 2, 2021

    Body Camera IP Ratings: Explained

    Body Cameras, like other portable pieces of equipment, often come with an advertised IP rating. An IP rating stands for 'Ingress Protection' and is used to determine/define levels of the equipment's seal against intrusion from foreign bodies and moisture. 

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  • Cloud-based Body Camera Systems: What are the Benefits?
    June 30, 2021

    Cloud-based Body Camera Systems: What are the Benefits?

    Body camera systems fall into two main categories; on-premise systems and cloud-based systems. The key difference is that an on-premise solution uses your existing IT infrastructure (e.g. server space, processing power, local storage etc.) to store the collected evidence on site. This is the preferred option to some, who have concerns over perhaps the physical location of the data stored and also for smaller teams who do not require a large amount of infrastructure in place for an on-premise solution to be viable. 

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  • What is the best Body Camera for personal use?
    June 24, 2021

    What is the best Body Camera for personal use?

    Body Cameras are already used in a wide range of industry sectors, from healthcare to retail, to ensure that staff and customers alike can be held accountable for illegal and antisocial activity. Now, more and more personal users are adopting body cameras to collect footage and deter aggressive behaviour in the unfortunate event that they be required. 

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  • SmartEye Live Streaming Soon Available for Hytera Body Cameras
    February 28, 2020

    SmartEye Live Streaming Soon Available for Hytera Body Cameras

    With the Body Camera industry booming due to successful trials and roll-outs throughout the blue light services worldwide, more and more businesses and organisations are implementing body camera systems to keep frontline workers safe, protect personal liability and to capture reliable footage whenever required. 
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  • Body Cameras Aid in Improving Employee Retention
    November 25, 2019

    Body Cameras Aid in Improving Employee Retention

    Making employees feel safe at work should be a company's priority. In busy city centres and inner-city locations, some frontline workers are often exposed to a less than desirable crowd. Places like a bus station, train stations and car parks attract large amounts of people, some likely to be violent, aggressive or abusive. 

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  • A Closer Look at the Hytera VM685 Body Camera System
    November 4, 2019

    A Closer Look at the Hytera VM685 Body Camera System

    The Hytera VM685 is an ideal choice for users looking for a secure body camera system. The device itself features a front-facing screen with a rotatable lens, meaning that the screen can be faced forward to allow subjects to see clearly that recording is taking place.

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  • Cloud-based vs On-premise Body Camera Solutions
    October 31, 2019

    Cloud-based vs On-premise Body Camera Solutions

    When considering a cloud-based body camera system, you need to consider that your footage is not stored on-site. The data transferred from the body cameras will essentially be transferred to and held on a server in another location. Many of these cloud-storage solutions are secured but do not offer the amount of control that certain organisations or operations require to comply with data protection regulations. 
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  • Hytera VM550D Body Camera Review
    October 28, 2019

    Hytera VM550D Body Camera Review

    The Hytera VM550D Body Camera is the lone workers' tool for capturing reliable HD evidence. The VM550D is a small, lightweight yet powerful body camera providing users with a variety of features. The team at BodyCamera.co.uk have put the VM550D to the test...
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