Bookmarking VMS Tutorial

By: Sarit Williams, Published on Nov 22, 2013

Bookmarking is a feature on some VMSes that allows for easier access to search video. In this note, we will examine the key options (labeling, describing, protecting, referencing and retrieving video) via bookmarks and compare it to case management.

Why Bookmarking

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Comments (1)

Sarit,

thanks for this and your other VMS articles.

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