The growing use of Information Technology(IT) equipment and methodology to exploit CCTV functions requires that the CCTV installer to be able to recognize the impact of using this type of equipment. A CCTV system operating over Internet Protocal (IP) may require collaboration between the installer and other parties, such as IT specialists. With the emergency of IP signaling technology, the benefits of remote CCTV monitoring are being realized as a cost effective and efficient alternative to conventional technology.