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Intelligent Network Video

Understanding Modern Video Surveillance Systems, Second Edition

By Fredrik Nilsson, Communications Axis

CRC Press – 2015 – 424 pages

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    978-1-46-655521-1
    March 15th 2015
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Description

Continuing in the tradition of the bestselling first edition, this book examines networked surveillance video solutions. It provides the latest details on industry hardware, software, and networking capabilities of the latest cameras and DVRs. It addresses in full detail updated specifications on MPEG-4 and other digital video formats, resolution advantages of analog v. digital, intelligent video capabilities, frame rate control, and indoor/outdoor installations factors. New chapters include cloud computing, standards, and thermal cameras.

Contents

Introduction to Network Video

What is network video?

What is a network camera?

What is a video server?

What is video management software?

The Evolution of Video Surveillance Systems

Analog ccrv systems using VCR

Analog ccrv systems using DVR

Analog ccrv systems using network DVR

Network video systems using video servers

Network video systems using network cameras

Image Generation

CCD and CMOS sensors

Progressive scan versus interlaced video

Compression

Resolution

Day and night functionality

Camera Considerations

Using network cameras

Using analog cameras with video servers

IP Network Technologies

Ethernet

Power over Ethernet

Wireless networks

Data transport methods

Network security

More about network technologies and devices

System Considerations

System design considerations

Storage considerations

Security capabilities

Network management of video products

Video Management

Video management, hardware platforms

Video management, monitoring and recording

Systems features

Integrated systems

Intelligent Video System

What is intelligent video?

Intelligent video architectures

Typical applications

Intelligent video functionality I components

Cloud Computing

Standards

Thermal Cameras

Author Bio

Fredrik Nilsson is the Global Manager of Axis Communications, Inc., Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

Name: Intelligent Network Video: Understanding Modern Video Surveillance Systems, Second Edition (Hardback)CRC Press 
Description: By Fredrik Nilsson, Communications Axis. Continuing in the tradition of the bestselling first edition, this book examines networked surveillance video solutions. It provides the latest details on industry hardware, software, and networking capabilities of the latest cameras and DVRs. It...
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