There are many types of CCTV systems on the market. The traditional analog systems consist of a recording device like VCR. Nowadays, new cameras are IP based and are networked together so that any camera’s images can be viewed from anywhere on the network and digital storage is used to record the images. Consider the following to help you decide on buying a CCTV System: •Decide what you want to monitor. •How many cameras do you need, 1, 2, 4, or 8, or even more? •Black and white or color? •Consider your image storage. •Select a monitor that is compatible with the resolution of your CCTV camera system.