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How intelligent is AI-based video analytics?

How intelligent is AI-based video analytics?

Many solution providers appear to see the term AI as a necessity to market their products. To be fair, video analytic solutions have come a long way from their initial days. But how intelligent is vid...
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  • Thermal captures more territory
    It is common knowledge that thermal cameras allow users to detect heat in all types of scenarios, but understanding how thermal technology inside a camera works, and why it is perfect for security applications is less understood. Learning how thermal cameras work is the first step to revealing their...
    2013/12/26
  • Differentiating CCD and CMOS sensors
    A core component of security cameras, CCD and CMOS image sensors have in the last few years parted ways in terms of applications and characteristics, sensitivity, noise reduction and energy consumption.
    2013/12/25
  • Tips to select the suitable surveillance solution
    When security cameras first came out in the market, there were a few options. Everything was analog and fixed and boxy. Now the selection rivals with PTZs, fisheyes, domes and high definition, low light, and more. The deciding is the hard part, so how to choose what is best?
    2013/12/24
  • HD-SDI(10): Real life cases and applications
    More and more manufacturers are investing handsomely in HD-SDI cameras, SDI DVRs, and peripheral products. However, installers and users may not fully understand these new technologies and applications. The following sections shed light on real-life applications in traffic monitoring and banking.
    2013/12/20
  • HD-SDI(9): HD-SDI video distribution
    The overview of HD-SDI surveillance applications across various products, transmission methods, and storage devices is covered in this piece. However, there may still be some questions about HD-SDI signals and signal distribution. The following Q&As will tackle FAQs.
    2013/12/20
  • HD-SDI(8): Benefits of HD-SDI
    Serial digital interface (SDI) is a family of digital video interfaces. There are 3 types of SDI standards: SD-SDI, HD-SDI and 3G-SDI. SD-SDI is defined for standard definition digital signals, while HD-SDI and 3G-SDI are for HD video signals. Among them, the most popular adoption in security and su...
    2013/12/20
  • HD-SDI(6): Hybrid approaches to integrate HD-SDI and IP solutions
    IP megapixel, HD-SDI, and 960H solutions are gaining more traction as the pursuit of HD presses on. However, both manufacturers and installers, who relied on network products, have great hesitations in adopting HD-SDI and 960H cameras.
    2013/12/19
  • HD-SDI(5): Camera components, features, and efficiency
    CCD or CMOS sensors and image processing components play an important role to ensure both long-distance transmission and high image quality which are rendered in HD-SDI. Asides from sensors, we will examine other components.
    2013/12/18
  • New generation 960H cams: Looks better, works better and less noisy
    When the first 960H cameras were introduced, problems with displays and DVR decoders led critics to dismiss the technology as a fad. However, with chipmakers like Sony and Nextchip investing heavily in R&D, as well as hard work from China, Korea and Taiwan manufacturers, 960H has improved significan...
    2013/12/11
  • HD-SDI(4): Revolution of HD-SDI matrix systems
    HD-SDI matrix switcher evolved beyond the standard definition SDI matrix. The differences and advantages from analog matrix are highlighted.
    Digital video transmission for analog systems is one of the most important issues for upgrading legacy systems. Matrix switchers route multiple audio and v...
    2013/12/06