Category Archives: Blog

Zenien gain exciting CCTV contract at City of Fremantle

Zenien have been recently successful in their bid for the City of Fremantle’s CCTV Contract. This solution is based on the Genetec VMS which is one of our favorite Enterprise level Video Management systems. It is a testament to Zenien’s technical ability and highly skilled/experienced staff that we can actively and effectively support nearly any […]

Zenien approved on the WALGA Preferred Supplier list

Zenien are extremely excited to announce that we have been approved as a Western Australia Local Government Association (WALGA) Preferred supplier. This is further proof that Zenien are some of Western Australia’s leading experts in IP CCTV, Computer networking and related technologies. This development will bring significant operational and project savings to many of our […]

Zenien receives Milestone Systems Technical Excellence award 2012

Cameron Watts from Zenien was asked to speak at the Milestone XProtect Open Partner conference in the NSW Hunter Valley last week. The topic of his talk was “Working with an Open Platform VMS” and Cameron talked about the advantages of Milestone and Open platforms in the IP CCTV market as well as sharing some […]

Samsung SNP-3430H network PTZ camera hits 43x optical zoom

The recently released Samsung SNP-3430H IP camera has surpassed competitors Axis and Pelco to release a 43x optical zoom PTZ camera. Whilst not as high a resolution as the Axis or Pelco HD offerings, in environments where covering details over a wide area and where an operator is monitoring the camera/area this camera could be […]

Zenien awarded City of Belmont 3 year CCTV contract

Zenien has been announced as the successful tenderer of a 3 year contract for the provision and installation of CCTV and related security solutions by the City of Belmont. We are proud of our efforts thus far and are excited by the opportunities this decision has created. We will be working with the City of […]

Fixing Firefox and Safari not Working on a Mac

Recently we experienced a problem on a Macbook Pro running Leopard. When trying to open web sites with Firefox or Safari they would not load. Perplexingly Skype still worked fine and Skype calls would work perfectly. When trying to diagnose the issue via Terminal the DNS was resolving properly and the laptop could ping websites […]

Zenien is now a member of Bartercard

Zenien recently became a member of BarterCard International..( http://www.bartercard.com ) We hope that this will assist many of our clients who are also members to get premium IT services using Bartercard trade dollars. We also welcome the networking opportunities and access to new markets, services and suppliers that this membership should open for Zenien..

Axis Communications dropping support for older products

I was doing a install of 2 new IP based security cameras for a client.. This client had an existing IP camera infrastructure of 4 x Axis 2100 Cameras.. These were good cameras in their time and they still served the client well.. what he did want was to monitor extra areas that were not […]

Zenien is now an approved iiNet agent

Zenien is now an approved iiNet agent, further increasing the fantastic services that we can offer to our clients… If you are looking for the best broadband services available Australia wide, please contact Zenien for advice.. We can discuss with you the best broadband, nakedDSL or VOIP solutions for your home or business requirements and […]

Cat6 Ethernet reaches 10Gbit – viable fibre replacement?

Although not mainstream yet, the ISO standard behind the 10GBASE-T (and similar) is here and commercially available.. 10 Gbit today seems like a crazy speed to push over a single copper cat6 cab.. What could you possibly need that kind of speed for? Traditionally, networking communications have been the bottleneck in computer communications ability.. however […]