Library Retrieval System
- xxxi, 389 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
- Corporate Author
- Axis Communications.
- "Nilsson guides readers through a tour of the building blocks of modern video surveillance systems, including network cameras, video encoders, storage, servers, sensors, and video management. From there, he explains Intelligent video, looking at the architectures and typical applications associated with this exciting technology. Taking a hands-on approach that meets the needs of those working in the industry, this timely volume supplies readers with a deeper understanding of how surveillance technology has developed and. through application, demonstrates why its future is all about intelligent network video."--BOOK JACKET."Offering ready access to the security industry's cutting-edge digital future, Intelligent Network Video provides the first complete reference for all those involved with developing, implementing, and maintaining the latest surveillance systems. Fredrik Nilsson explains how IP-based video surveillance systems provide better image quality, and a more scalable and flexible system at lower cost."1. The Evolution of Video Surveillance Systems -- 2. The Components of Network Video -- 3. Network Cameras -- 4. Camera Technologies -- 5. Video Compression Technologies -- 6. Audio Technologies -- 7. Video Encoders -- 8. Wired Networks -- 9. Wireless Networks -- 10. Networking Technologies -- 11. Servers and Storage -- 12. Video Management -- 13. Intelligent Video -- 14. Intelligent Video Applications -- 15. System Design Considerations -- 16. The Cost of a Network Video System.Includes bibliographical references and index.Includes index.