Intelligence, Cameras, Action
- An Improved Motion Detection Method for Real-Time Surveillance. Nan Lu; Jihong Wang; Wu, Q. H.; Li Yang // IAENG International Journal of Computer Science;Mar2008, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p119
Real-time detection of moving objects is very important for video surveillance. In this paper, a novel real time motion detection algorithm is proposed. The algorithm integrates the temporal differencing method, optical flow method, double background filtering (DBF) method and morphological...
- SUCCESS STORIES IN VIDEO SURVEILLANCE. Engebretson, Joan // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2004, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p48
Introduces a series of articles on how security integrators optimized available technologies to potential challenges in video surveillance systems. Features and limitations of video surveillance systems.
- CITY OF BAYAMON, PUERTO RICO. Engebretson, Joan // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug2004, Vol. 34 Issue 8, p49
Features the video surveillance system installed in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Challenges in installing the system; Telecommunication technologies used in the system; Phases of the installation.
- INSIDER NEWS. // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jan1999, Vol. 36 Issue 1, p75
Reports developments in the security systems industry in North America as of January 1999. Effectiveness of the Primary Image digital technology in capturing security information; Provision of digital image processing technology by Remote Site Monitoring; Launch of the SafeKids Security Program.
- Digital Video solutions for the End User. O'Mara, Deborah // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Jul2001, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p40
Focuses on the benefits of digital video technology for surveillance, recording, storage and retrieval. Powerful storage capacities; Digital video multiplexing and recording; Adaptability of digital surveillance; Automated tracking; Object detection and discrimination.
- Novel concepts and challenges for the next generation of video surveillance systems. Remagnino, Paolo; Velastin, Sergio A.; Foresti, Gian Luca; Trivedi, Mohan // Machine Vision & Applications;Jul2007, Vol. 18 Issue 3/4, p135
The author reflects on the developments surrounding video systems for surveillance purposes. The author believed that video surveillance techniques and technology might soon start to pervade everyday lives. He stated that the algorithms used in conventional video surveillance applications can be...
- PTZ Security Cameras. Ankeney, Jay // Sound & Video Contractor;Feb2008, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p40
The article discusses advances in remotely controlled video surveillance cameras. According to the article, the installation of pan, tilt, zoom (PTZ) cameras has been increasingly popular in the audio and video industry. These cameras are monitored and directed from anywhere using the Internet....
- Beyond Alarm Monitoring. Steele, Jeffrey // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;May2009 Supplement, p12
The article focuses on the monitoring industry's new revenue sources to add to its customer base in the U.S. It notes that services such as personal emergency response systems (PERS), access control, and monitoring video surveillance systems all serve as increasingly cortical sources of revenue....
- Achieving Picture Perfection. Matchett, Alan // Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Feb2004, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p38
Focuses on the quality of security video system. Association of the quality shot with the viewing angle and conditions; Factors affecting location for any camera; Significance of accessibility for service and protection from damage and sabotage.