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MicroPower Ultra-Low Power Wireless/Solar Video Surveillance

MicroPower Technologies is a startup aimed at eliminating power wiring for wireless video surveillance cameras through radical reduction of power consumption for the wireless camera. Their first two planned product offerings include (1) a small...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

10 Keys for 'Easy to Use' Video Management Software

In this report, we examine well established usability principles for software, how they are routinely violated and what can be done. Contrary to common suggestions, the answer is not more training, ignoring it because engineers can use it as is or...

By John Honovich - almost 12 years ago

QNAP NVRs Low-Cost IP Video Examined

Network attached storage (NAS) manufacturers are rapidly entering the video surveillance market, offering low cost NVRs with advanced storage management compared to traditional video recorders. Perhaps the most well known of these manufacturers...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Testing EzWatch's Analog CCTV Kit

The future may belong to IP but the present is still dominated by analog cameras. In this report, we test one of the least expensive analog CCTV camera kits (EZKIT1/4-OUTDOOR [link no longer available]) from online retailer EzWatch Pro. The...

By Scott Oie - about 12 years ago

Vue Home IP Video Cameras Examined (Avaak)

Many new products are being introduced for the home IP video market. One that is drawing significant interest is Avaak's Vue. Overview of Avaak's Vue Avaak [link no longer available] pitches super simple setup as the Vue requires no cables for...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Axis Camera Application Platform (ACAP) Launched

Axis has announced an open application platform for video analytics. This allows customers to run a variety of 3rd party video analytics on Axis cameras. Simultaneously, video analytic manufacturers gain access to Axis' extensive user base. The...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

Examining Mx2Wire

Mx2Wire [link no longer available] enables existing building wiring to support power (PoE) and network transmission of IP cameras (read the Mobotix sales deck [link no longer available] and the Mx2Wire manual [link no longer available] for...

By John Honovich - about 12 years ago

High PoE Report

Axis recently released a new report/power point presentation advocating/describing High power PoE and PoE in general. The one real strange point about the presentation is the remarks about needing an outlet for each camera if you are not using...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Power of Marketing for Video Analytics

What's interesting is that when I talk to industry people, BRS Labs now is consistently listed among the top video analytics companies. This has to be their strong marketing efforts over the last year (since it is certainly not independent test...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

JVC PoE PTZ Camera Overview

JVC PoE PTZ Camera Manufacturer Description: “Power over Ethernet (PoE) IP network pan tilt zoom built into a IP66 water-proof/dust-proof/vandal resistant dome housing. Operating temperatures are -10° to 40° C/0° to 104° F with only PoE. Direct...

By John Honovich - over 12 years ago

Video Surveillance & CCTV Introduction Video

Getting started with video surveillance? This report covers the basic elements of video surveillance, walking you through each aspect including cameras, recorders, power, cabling and wireless. In addition to the report, we are providing a high...

By John Honovich - almost 13 years ago

Casino Video Surveillance Design Case Study

Distributed architecture is the key concept behind casino system designs. All encoding and recording is done on the single channel (blade) DVRs, before such devices are connected to the main CCTV network. The advantage of such a concept is that...

By Ben Wood - about 13 years ago

The Biggest Problem for the Video Surveillance Industry

Video surveillance faces many specific problems. All of these problems derive from a single crisis facing technology industries today.Look at some of the key problems: Widespread failures using video analytics Angst and debate about whether to...

By John Honovich - over 13 years ago

AV3100 installation

The camera system is compact and has good packaging, but the overall embedded system design and firmware has to be improved. The system has some issues with 12VDC direct power supply. Even with updated firmware the camera freezes operation and...

By John Honovich - over 13 years ago

Priorities for Network Uptime in Video Surveillance

Understanding what measures are feasible and what measures are extremely expensive or not possible is a key element in planning your network uptime strategy. While there are numerous measures available, many are hard to justify financially or not...

By John Honovich - over 13 years ago

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