Digital Video Surveillance and Securityby Anthony C. Caputo
Pub. Date: 03/12/2010
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Digital Video Surveillance & Security provides a blueprint for the IP-based electronic security system clients need, allowing security professionals to protect their client's place of business or home. The author gives detailed plans on the best camera position, areas of coverage, and hardware and software to select to maximize the effectiveness of newer/i>… See more details below
Digital Video Surveillance & Security provides a blueprint for the IP-based electronic security system clients need, allowing security professionals to protect their client's place of business or home. The author gives detailed plans on the best camera position, areas of coverage, and hardware and software to select to maximize the effectiveness of newer lower-cost networked technologies. Clear, step-by-step descriptions and detailed illustrations describe the integration of such components as the current or new security system, door and window sensors, or other access controls, offering the capability of instantly launching a video of the area under surveillance on a computer or HDTV.
Today's digital video surveillance solutions are networked, digitally archived, offering granular, managed accessibility from anywhere (any office, home, PDA, orsmart phone), and providing interoperability and simple scalability. With recent advances in technology, DVS is economically attainable for most businesses. Security consultants can use this information to guide their clients in making budget-friendly choices of design and equipment and assembling the optimal system for their needs. Systems installers can use this step-by-step illustrated guide to master this crucial new technology.
• Vendor-neutral comparisons of camera equipment and recording options
• Common sense approach
• Highly visual presentation
• Case studies and descriptions of best practices
• Step-by-step guides
• Easy to read diagrams and schematics
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Introduction to Digital Video Security PART I CHOOSING THE RIGHT EQUIPMENT
Chapter 2. Digital Video Overview Chapter 3. Digital Video Hardware Chapter 4. Understanding Networks and Networked Video Chapter 5. Wireless Networked Video PART 2 APPROACHING THE PROJECT
Chapter 6. Site Survey Chapter 7. Choosing the Right Software Chapter 8. DVS Archiving and Storage Chapter 9. Project Implementation Chapter 10. Security Integration and Access Management Appendix Index
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This book is a great textbook on the subject of video surveillance. The diagrams and troubleshooting charts alone makes it worth every penny.