Why Education is Not Enough for Video Analytics

Author: John Honovich, Published on Mar 28, 2010

While industry consensus of video analytic's disappointing market performance has been reached, one school of thought suggests the solution is more education on what video analytics can and cannot do. See a recent advocacy of this position from SDN citing IMS.

Examining guidelines from Cernium's Archerfish's limitations and the optimizations needed for Aimetis analytics shows the limitations in the pro-education position. Also, compare to our analysis of install requirements for 3VR's facial recognition. [If you have not read them, I strongly encourage you to do so before continuing on.]

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