The first CCTV system was installed by Siemens AG at Test Stand VII in Peenemünde, Nazi Germany in 1942, for observing the launch of V-2 rockets. The noted German engineer Walter Bruch was responsible for the technological design and installation of the system.


Closed-circuit televison surveillance is one of the world’s biggest assets, but it did not just pop up overnight..

From the initial invention of the ‘CCTV’ system to the actual application into everything that it is today, there are many advances that few even know about.


While South Africa may have been slow to implement this technology, it is now at the forefront of