H.264 Compression Delivers More With Less

Freschi, Cynthia
April 2008
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Apr2008, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p70
Trade Publication
The article focuses on new technology in digital video surveillance known as the H.264 compression standard. The H.264 standard was ratified by the joint MPEG/Video Coding Experts Group (VCEG) committee in 2003 as an extension of MPEG4. This technology was named MPEG4 Part 10 or generally known as H.264 Advanced Video Codec (AVC). H.264 was initially primarily used in communication applications such as videoconferencing.


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