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Author Caputo, Anthony C., author

Title Digital video surveillance and security / Anthony C. Caputo
Edition Second edition
Published Waltham, MA : Elsevier, [2014]
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Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. Introduction to Digital Video Security -- Deterrence -- Efficiency -- Capable Guardian -- Detection -- Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) -- Big Brother Is in the Restroom -- Convergence -- Digital Video Security (DVS) -- Physical Security -- Case Studies -- Lessons Learned -- 2. Digital Video Overview -- Analog to Digital -- Analog vs. Digital -- Worldwide Video Standards -- Interlaced Lines -- Progressive Scanning -- Resolution -- Digital Color Depth -- Wonderful World of Pixels -- Digital Video Surveillance Resolutions -- Digital Video Formats -- Analog Camera and Digital Video Encoder vs. the IP Camera -- Megapixel Cameras -- Chapter Lessons -- 3. Digital Video Hardware -- Evolution of Video Surveillance Hardware -- How Cameras Work -- Choosing the Right Cameras for the Job -- Analog vs. Digital vs. Megapixel -- How Weather Can Affect Cameras -- Fixed vs. Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) Cameras -- PTZ Protocols and Communications -- Two-Way Audio -- Configuring Digital Video Encoders and IP Cameras -- Commissioning Digital Video Encoders and IP Cameras -- Resetting to Factory Defaults -- Digital Video Cables and Connectors -- DVS Troubleshooting -- Chapter Lessons -- 4. Understanding Networks and Networked Video -- Power of the Network -- Getting Wired -- Ethernet Equipment -- Broadband Over Power Lines (BPL) -- Setting Up a Star Network -- Video Networking -- Networked Video Delivery Methods -- Lessons Learned -- What Usually Can Go Wrong -- Chapter Lessons -- 5. Wireless Networked Video -- Introduction to RF -- Without Wires? -- Radio Frequency -- Access Points -- Interference -- Line of Sight (LOS) -- Fresnel Zone -- Antennas -- WLAN Standards -- Wireless Mesh Networking -- Wireless Is Half-Duplex -- Full-Duplex Wireless Backhaul Radios -- Cellular and 4G LTE -- Wireless Security Options and Considerations -- Channel Planning -- Configuring Radios -- Wireless Antenna Coaxial Connectors -- Wireless Troubleshooting -- Chapter Lessons -- 6. Architectural Design Approach -- Lead Architect -- Importance of Architectural Design -- Area of Coverage -- Iterative Approach -- Implementation Processes -- Project Management -- Chapter Lessons -- 7. Site Surveys -- License Plate Recognition -- Human Recognition -- Power = Camera, No Power = No Camera -- Surge Protectors and Suppressors -- Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) -- Camera Site Surveys -- Network Infrastructure Site Surveys -- Wireless Site Surveys -- Chapter Lessons -- 8. Choosing the Right Software -- Make the Technology Work Around You -- Video Management System Software (VMS) -- Using Dual VMSs -- Video Analytics -- Troubleshooting -- Chapter Lessons -- 9. DVS Archiving and Storage -- DVR -- NVR -- Digital Video Appliance -- Cloud Computing -- Virtualization -- DVS VMS Requirements -- Storage Space -- Power -- Portable Observation Device (POD) -- Edge Recording -- Security -- Anatomy of a Computer -- Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) -- Memory -- Network Operating System (NOS) -- Scalability -- Network Accessibility -- Firewall -- Malicious Software -- DVS Remote Viewing -- Terminal Services and Remote Desktop -- Hard Drive Preventative Maintenance -- Troubleshooting -- Chapter Lessons -- 10. Project Implementation -- Project Management -- Planning Process -- Project Plan -- Closing Process -- Chapter Lessons -- 11. Physical Security Integration -- Superhuman Command and Control -- Physical Security Interface Management Software -- Security Integration -- Centralized Security Management and Monitoring -- Integration Using I/O -- Electronic Relay Connections -- Alarms and Events -- Event Responses -- Input/Output Ports -- Video Motion Detection -- Active Tampering Alarm -- Electronic Access Control and Management -- Access Control Market -- About Access Card Technologies -- Biometrics -- EAC System Topology -- Integrated Access and Digital Video -- Social Media Integration -- Troubleshooting -- Chapter Lessons
Notes Includes index
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Subject Digital video.
Video surveillance.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0124200435 (electronic bk.)
9780124200432 (electronic bk.)
(paperback)
(paperback)