Video Surveillance Columns & Features Archive

  • IP Video vs. Traditional CCTV Roundtable: Part 2

    Integrators and manufacturers weigh in on the pros and cons of deploying the different video surveillance systems

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • IP vs. Traditional CCTV: An Industry Roundtable (part 1)

    Integrators and manufacturers weigh in on the pros and cons of deploying the different video surveillance systems

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • School Bus Video

    Newspapers and television news shows frequently report on injuries from attacks and fights on school buses. Bullying, shakedowns and thefts are commonplace. Some parents choose to drive their children to and from school rather than subject them to...

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Eight Myths About Intelligent Doors

    Demystifying the IP-based technology

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Keeping Your Network Video System Up and Running

    Strategies for minimizing scheduled downtime

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Designing a Hybrid Video System

    A guide for making the migration

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • H.264: The New Standard in Video Compression

    Video technology can reduce file size by more than 80 percent

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Working with IT on IP

    Tips to ensure your new technology implementations go smoothly

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • The Building Blocks of CCTV

    From veri-focal to megapixel, lens selection is essential to a properly functioning surveillance system

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Eight Ways to Secure VoIP

    Voice over IP telephony systems can be vulnerable to multiple network-based attacks

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • The Future is IPv6

    A new version of the Internet will eventually alleviate the shortage of IP addresses

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Analyze That

    The rapid evolution of video analytics indicate a bright future for the technology

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • Living on the Edge

    Edge video recording goes mainstream

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • A World of Possibilities

    The basics of using IP video to enhance the security of your organization

    Article • October 27th, 2008

  • The State of Public Video Surveillance Systems

    A quick search of Internet news sources shows almost daily articles from the United Kingdom (U.K.) crediting public video surveillance systems with helping to capture murderers, shoplifters or even knife-wielding gangs accused of attacking...

    Article • October 27th, 2008