How to Integrate CCTV Camera With Fiber Optic Network

how to install CCTV camera
(Last Updated On: July 11, 2017)

How to Install CCTV with Fiber Network.

CCTV full form is closed circuit Television. Today CCTV required in every sector and home for making our love one security. With help of CCTV cameras we can capture and monitor ever movement of our offices, factory, home, street, and all over city. But there is a challenge when we plan to deploy CCTV surveillance to protect our city from suspect’s non-social activities. For home and office we can pull coaxial cable to install CCTV in indoor purpose or short distance installation.this post will help for you if you looking for  guide how to install CCTV camera for your office and home

Although we can install outdoor long distance camera with wireless network also but in wireless there is a limitation to carry camera load if distance is more then 20KMs. We suggest if distance is lest then 10 Km and there is no issue about feasibility and camera no’s not too many than wireless can cost effective for your installation.

Well as the post title is “ How to Install CCTV with Fiber cable Network” so we  will tell step to step CCTV integration with Fiber Network with Required device and products to complete CCTV integration with Fiber without any issue.

If you are new in IT sector then before starting your project you must know about CCTV camera type to ensure you are purchasing right product for your project installation.

 Types of CCTV Camera’s

  • Dome CCTV Camera.

Dome CCTV camera Design look like a dome, Dome Camera scpecilly design for indoor purpose. According to design its best placement is under ceiling, we can move camera as per view angle and cover after proper angling. Dome camera also available in support NVR (Network Video Recorder) with LAN port and DVR support with BNC port with Analogue connectivity.

 how to install cctv camera diagram

  • Bullet CCTV Camera.

As the name sound bullet CCTV camera it means its made by hard material for outdoor installation purpose. Bullet CCTV camera comes with HD resolution, Mega pixels and IR feature(infrared).IR feature make night vision  visibility when light goes off. Bullet camera can monitor fix area. There is no feature of pan tilt and zoom in bullet type camera. So before choosing any camera make sure your area is fix or you want to cover 360 degree area.

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  • PTZ Camera:

PTZ full form is PAN, TILT and ZOOM, PAN means 360 Degree Cover, Tilt Means Vertically Cover and Zoom means close to object and close out to object. PTZ camera use when we want to cover 360 areas with distance. We can define preset settings in PTZ camera and its work according to our preset command. If you plan to cover a campus then you need PTZ camera. But If you want to cover fix area then you can choose fixed camera or static camera also called bullet camera.PTZ camera comes with BNC connecter and IP camera with LAN port. Its Support DVR and NVR both type CCTV recorder. Best things are PTZ camera can monitor up to 1-2 KM distance from a single camera.

ptz camera connection diagram

  • Wireless CCTV Camera

Wireless Camera is nothing but it’s a CCTV camera with integrated 2.4 GHz wireless feature. For using wireless camera you required a Wireless Access Point to connect Wireless Camera with it. It’s basically use for indoor purpose where we have short distance to connect camera with our Wireless Router.

how to connect wireless ip camera to dvr

Outdoor CCTV Camera Integration with Fiber Network.

In fiber network you can install your CCTV camera all over city. You just need to lay your fiber network where ever you want to connect. You can make get maximum data load over fiber network. Fiber network bit costly then wireless and cooper network. But you can use fiber network more distance then wireless and cooper network.



Requirement of CCTV integration with fiber Network.

  1. Fiber Cable

  2. Media Converter or Fiber Network Switch

  3. OFC Splitter

  4. Outdoor CCTV camera

  5. Cat 6 Network Cable


Installation of PTZ Camera:

YOU have to choose a best location for PTZ camera from where PTZ can easily cover whole area you want to monitor. You required a basic site survey before installation of camera. Proper mounting can reduce your camera quantity.

You need to install your camera and connect with cat6 cable to your nearest network switch with fiber support. If you are using single camera installation then you can use Fiber media converter to directly convert your Camera LAN to fiber network.

CCTV camera to Fiber connection diagram



CCTV Camera to NVR Connection with Fiber Cable.

After All Camera installation if you want to monitor camera to remote location than you required connect camera network to NVR with fiber cable network. Connect Network switch Fiber port to fiber cable with using fiber Module as per supported your fiber switch. Pull the fiber cable to remote location and use one more fiber switch or if you are using fiber media converter then use fiber media converter. Now connect your Ethernet port to NVR.

If you are using more than one different site for CCTV installation then you required fiber splitter to connect different site with single fiber cable.

CCTV to fiber installation with fiber splitter

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