TITLE

What Exactly is an API?

AUTHOR(S)
Honovich, John
PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Aug2008, Vol. 45 Issue 8, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on application programming interface (API) relative to physical security in the U.S. It states that the goal of API is to allow different applications to work together, integrating a digital-network video recorder (DVR/NVR) with an access control system, alarm system with a central monitoring system, among others. It adds that understanding the use of API will help maximize the value of system integration. INSET: Video in Hands of Others.
ACCESSION #
34001509

 

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