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Reducing Costs While Enhancing Reliability of Video Surveillance Storage Systems

Reducing Costs While Enhancing Reliability of Video Surveillance Storage Systems

The migration of video recording media from analog VCR tapes to digital hard disk drives has been motivated by a desire to reduce costs while maximizing the number of cameras and days of retention achieved on a finite amount of storage capacity. The industry as a whole has experimented with ways to manage this cost by reducing the size of recorded video.

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IP Video Integration with EPOS & ANPR - A Feature Article with IndigoVision

IP Video Integration with EPOS & ANPR - A Feature Article with IndigoVision

Integrating CCTV with other security systems across IP networks offers significant benefits for the user. Barry Keepence, IndigoVision’s CTO, discusses the latest developments that allow specialist systems such as EPOS and ANPR to be integrated in the same way.

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Beyond DVR's : Digital Video Storage - 10 Pages

Beyond DVR's : Digital Video Storage - 10 Pages

Digital recording technologies have greatly influenced the field of CCTV: no wear and tear, costly maintenance or endless tape rewinding. Digital video recording has brought crisp video images and instantaneous playback of footage, among many other improvements. But is this the end? What will be next in the field of digital video recording for the CCTV industry?

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Networking Concepts and Digital Video - 17 Pages

Networking Concepts and Digital Video - 17 Pages

Networking is often perceived as a complex technical subject. While this can be true, most networks are simple to install and administer. This paper introduces the main concepts behind networks: how they work, what the common terms refer to, a description of the main components and how to construct a simple network. Baxall.

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H.264 - Network Video Security Solution

H.264 - Network Video Security Solution

For network video security applications, it is a foregone conclusion that bitrate optimization is critical to a successful implementation. In addition, the use of open, inter-operable standards for video and audio compression enables the long-term viability of security assets without
locking customers into proprietary solutions and provides lower total cost of ownership.

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