Integrating CCTV with Other Security Systems

As important as CCTV is for protecting your site, it’s just one of several security solutions available. With advances in technology, it is now possible to integrate your CCTV system with a variety of other devices, making it more efficient and effective in the process.

In this article, we’re going to look at some of the most popular security systems you can integrate with your CCTV setup and how they can benefit you and your company.

Introducing Marpol Sentry – Cutting-Edge Portable Protection

Marpol Sentry is a state-of-the-art, rapidly deployable security solution. It provides autonomous intrusion detection, with 24/7 support from our specialist monitoring and rapid response teams. Sentry is perfect for securing construction sites, open land, vacant properties and anywhere requiring immediate security cover.

This innovative and cost-effective system offers comprehensive coverage through intelligent detection algorithms and adapts to evolving security threats, safeguarding your premises against current and emerging risks. Marpol Sentry integrates seamlessly with a wide range of other devices, including fire, smoke, and flood detection systems, ensuring a flexible and scalable security setup that’s adaptable to the needs of your business.

Alarm Systems

Integrating your CCTV with your alarm system can provide a powerful combination of visual and audible security. When an alarm is triggered, your CCTV system can provide real-time video footage of the event, allowing you to respond quickly and effectively. Additionally, CCTV footage can be used to verify the legitimacy of an alarm, reducing the risk of false alarms.

Motion Detection

Motion detection technology can be integrated with your CCTV system to provide real-time alerts and video footage of movement within your premises. This can be particularly useful in areas with high foot traffic, such as lobbies or corridors, where it can be challenging to monitor activity manually.


Geofencing technology allows you to define specific boundaries around your premises, such as a perimeter fence or a specific area within your building. When an individual or vehicle enters or exits the geofenced area, your CCTV system can provide real-time alerts and video footage, allowing you to respond quickly to potential security breaches.

Access control systems

Integration with access control systems allows you to monitor and control access to specific areas within your premises.

Fire alarm systems

Integration with fire alarm systems can provide real-time video footage of potential fire hazards, allowing for a quicker response time.

Intrusion detection systems

Integration with intrusion detection systems can provide real-time alerts and video footage of potential security breaches, such as break-ins or tampering.


If you’re looking for a fully integrated CCTV system for your commercial site, Marpol Security is here to help. Call us on 08085 627 765 or send an email to to arrange a free consultation.