100% Video Analytics Accuracy?

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Feb 01, 2012

In January 2012, analytic provider SightLogix announced its SightSensor intrusion detection analytics had been validated by the Transportation Safety Administration, providing "100% video analytics accuracy", a bold claim.  In this note, we look at this announcement, the TSA test, the integrator's experience and what users should look for when reviewing manufacturer test reports.

Overview 

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