X
Get all access to the world's best video surveillance information.
Logo
Free-book-promo-680-70

H.265 / HEVC Codec Tutorial

It is quickly becoming the next big CODEC but: How big will it be? and When will it hit? For the past 4 years, H.264 has dominated the surveillance industry but now a new emerging standard called HEVC (aka H.265) is gaining lots of attention.

In this tutorial, we break down the key issues including:


The complete update is available only to PRO Members.

Want to read the rest of H.265 / HEVC Codec Tutorial and get immediate access?




Other Updates on IP Cameras

Trend: Day/Night Profiles for IP Cameras on Jan 09, 2014
A rising trend in IP cameras is adding different profiles for day and night video. While most man...

Finding the Right Camera Is Going to Get a Lot Easier on Dec 19, 2013
This is a sneak peak into how much better the popular IPVM Camera Finder has gotten. Much Faster...

Is H.264 Lower Quality? on Nov 14, 2013
Is H.264 lower quality? Even Avigilon now says no, but many still argue yes. One of These Image...

Govt Tool Automates Surveillance Requirements on Nov 06, 2013
What if an online tool could generate specific recommendations on meeting high quality surveillan...

H.265 vs 4K Ultra HD - IP Camera Trends on Nov 03, 2013
The next two upcoming trends in IP cameras are H.265 and 4K Ultra HD. The questions, then, become...

Thermal Camera 'Color' / Palette Tutorial on Oct 31, 2013
When many think of thermal cameras, they visualize their use in movies and TV, with a multi-color...

Pixels Determine Potential, Not Quality on Oct 20, 2013
The most damaging misconception in surveillance is that pixels = resolution = quality. In fact, p...

New Full HD Height Strip Camera Reviewed on Oct 16, 2013
Getting clear facial shots is often one of the most critical tasks in surveillance. Doing so is h...

5 Ways to Fix Bad Image Quality on Oct 06, 2013
Bad surveillance images are, unfortunately, all too common. The most common 'solution' is to incr...

The Search Engine For Hacking IP Cameras on Sep 10, 2013
With the US FTC cracking down on an IP camera manufacturer for security / privacy violations, con...


Most Recent Industry Updates

How a University Created Its Surveillance Policy on Apr 18, 2014
Some are bad, some are good, some are nonexistent, but what considerations go into crafting a sur...

Video Surveillance At Archaeology Sites Might Surprise You on Apr 17, 2014
What is the camera of choice for securing archaeological sites? We talked to archaeologist Chris ...

Samsung Launching 1280H Analog, Claims HD Quality on Apr 17, 2014
Is analog innovation heating up? 960H was the big analog jump over the last few years, offering ...

Securing Access Control Systems on Apr 17, 2014
Securing access control components is critical to ensuring that a facility is truly secure. Other...

$3,000 Per Classroom School Camera System on Apr 16, 2014
Cameras in schools are nearly everywhere but inside classrooms? Far less common. A school distri...

German Anti-Surveillance Campaign Coming to US on Apr 15, 2014
The German Pirate Party recently created an anti surveillance campaign that focuses on the securi...

The $12 Billion Video Surveillance Manufacturer on Apr 15, 2014
What video surveillance manufacturer is worth a staggering $12 billion USD? How about Avigilon? ...

Requiring Video Surveillance At Gas Stations on Apr 14, 2014
A crowd mobbed and beat a man into a coma after the man accidently ran over a 10 year old boy nea...

Access Control New Products Spring 2014 on Apr 14, 2014
With surveillance dissapointing, access control dominanted the top awards at ISC West. Of course,...

Company Settles Charges Of Using CCTV To Look at Women's Breasts on Apr 11, 2014
A company was ordered to pay a female employee $11,000 after an investigation found that the owne...