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ISC West 2019 Is Here!

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ISC West 2019 Is Here!
In just two weeks we will be heading out to the biggest security trade show of the year ISC West in Las Vegas from April 10th -12th at the Sands Expo hall.  This show features 1,000 different vendors and brands and over 30,000 people will be attending this year. There are products from physical to IT Security and some unique things like nets and RF guns for immobilizing drones. Please click here for ISC West 2019 floor plan

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What is the difference between a DVR and NVR? 2019

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What is the difference between a DVR and NVR? 2019
In this post we will discuss the differences between and NVR and a DVR. 

The acronym DVR stands for Digital Video Recorder, and the acronym NVR stands for Network Video Recorder. The term DVR refers to a recorder that records a video signal from an analog feed via coaxial cable. NVR was the term created to distinguish IP camera recorders from analog camera recorders. Read More...

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What are some easy steps to prevent my home from being burglarized? (Updated 2019)

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What are some easy steps to prevent my home from being burglarized? (Updated 2019)
We here at DefendItYourself.com think its important to do everything you can to be proactive about preventing theft.  While it's difficult to protect your home from professional thieves, most home burglaries are done by amateurs. These thieves are more easily thwarted if you employ some of these simple security precautions:

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What do convicted burglars have to say about securing your home? (Updated 2019)

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What do convicted burglars have to say about securing your home? (Updated 2019)
Here at DefendItYourself.com we feel it is important for you to know if you are taking are enough to protect your home from intruders. Should you keep your lights on? Will your home security system actually protect you? What are a burglar’s patterns and what keeps them at bay? A survey was given to 86 inmates serving time for burglary. The inmates were asked to respond anonymously to 17 questions elaborating on how and when they broke in, and what they were looking for.

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Dome vs Turret vs Bullet, which do I pick? (Updated 2019)

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Dome vs Turret vs Bullet, which do I pick? (Updated 2019)
Here at DefendItYourself.com we sell three main camera body style types.  There is no wrong answer but sometimes a camera may offer a benefit over another based on your installation requirements.

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