The Business Case for Image Quality

Elliott, David
November 2010
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Nov2010, Vol. 47 Issue 11, p100
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the need to consider the factors affecting the image quality when choosing video surveillance system for the organization in the U.S. The technical factors include the lens, image sensor and amount of digital compression while the non-technical aspect which is said to have the most profound effect is the business decision or compromise. It notes that the said factors can put the image quality at risk as well as affect the reliability of the system's components.


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