Milestone Machine Learning Camera Auto-Setting Examined

By: IPVM Team, Published on Mar 13, 2019

Milestone wants to improve image quality using Machine Learning to solve the problem of "a camera doesn't know what it is being used for", automatically, without user input.

We spoke to Milestone, and in this note, we examine the offering, analyze its value, risks and industry impact.

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Latency ********

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******* ******* *** ******* learning ** ******** *** adjust ******* *** ******* parameters (**** ** *******, iris, ***** *******, ***.). And ** *** **** Milestone ******** ****, ** they **, ******* *** likely ** **** ******* advantage ** ***** *** increasing ********** ********* *** advances ** ******* ********. Plus, **** **** *** advantage ** ******* **** components *** ****** *** camera *** *** ** best **** **** *** those **********, ***** *********, by **********, ***** ********* not.

Deep ******** ***** ***********

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**** * ******** *********** is ***, **** **** re-calibration *** ** *** at *** **** ********* CPU ** **** ******* time *******.

Prototype ******** **** *** *****

*** ********* ** *** MIPS ************, ********* **** IPVM ***** ********* ** only ********** **** "**-******" Axis *** ***** *******.

*******, **** ***** *** next ********* ***** ******* their *** ******** ****** driver ** *** ******* for *** ***** *******.

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*********'* *********** ** ***** and *&* *** ********* solutions **** *** *** actually ******* (**************) ***** ******** ***** frustrated **** *** ********** of *** ******** **** take ***** ** ******* or *** ***** *********.

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Comments (8)

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********** *****. ********** ****** into ******* **** **** that *** *** ******* for ******* *** ****** hardware ************ ** ****** networks ** ***** ** their *****.

* *** ** ******, Milestone's "*********** ** ***** and *&* *** ********* solutions **** *** *** actually *******" ** ******** that ***** **** **** a ********** **** ***, a ********* *** * goal ** *****.
***** ** ******* ***** with ********** **** *** want ** ** ** the **** *-* *****, intel *** ******* **** it ***.

* ***** ** ***** if *** ***** ********* in *** ******** ***** do *** ****, ** would ** ****** *** more *********** ** **** what ** ******.

#*, ******, **** ** an *********** *******.

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** *** ********, ******* manufacturers ********* ** ***. Whether **** ** ***** or ******** ** ********, they ********* **** ******** when *** ******** *** ready ** **** * few ****** ****. *** when **** **, **** Hikvision ** **, *** gap ******* ************ *** actual ******** ******* ******** reduces ********** ** ****** and **** ** **** of *** *******'* *** employees.

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*** ********* ** *** MIPS ************, ********* **** IPVM ***** ********* ** only ********** **** "**-******" Axis *** ***** *******.

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* ***** ** **** work *********, *** **** need ** ***** *** project *** **** ** hit *** ******* ************* of *** ***** *** field *******. * ******* this *******. **** ** no ********* **** *** IPVM **********. ** ** perfect? **. **** ** mean **'* ***** *** awesome *** ******? ****. It's ***** ******.

****** * ***’* ***** it **** **** ********* out ** *** ***, I ***** **’* * step ** *** ***** direction.

* ***** **’* ***** to ** * **** of *** *** ********* camera **** ** ***** in ** *** *** cheaper ****** *** **** Milestone ** *** ******.

** ** ********** ****** it **** ********* ** better ** ** *** be ******* *** **** fixed **** ******, *** place ** ****** ** all, ********* ********* ***

* ***** **’* ***** to ** * **** of *** *** ********* camera **** ** ***** in ** *** *** cheaper ****** *** **** Milestone ** *** ******.

*****, ****'* * ********** possibility.

*** ********* * ***'* understand ** **** ********** their ****** *******, ****, who ** *** **** widely **** ****** ************ on ********* *****, ** going ** ******* **** themselves (** ****** ********* - **** ******* **** trends). ** **** **** would ** ** ***** in ***** ** *** people *** **** **** what ***** ** ****** in * *****!

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