The exponential explosion of digital video surveillance systems has generated an enormous demand for safely, efficiently, reliably and economically storing all that data. Accommodating that have been impressive advances and cost reductions in digital storage and bandwidth, as well as breakthroughs in compression methods. In the first of two parts, these compression techniques are detailed and explained.
October 01, 2014
Presented by Western Digital, this paper reviews the many ways to store digital video surveillance data. Learn why hard disk drives remain the most viable choice for most applications.
August 11, 2014
Legislative actions around the world are significantly impacting the market for enterprise data storage in video surveillance, according to research firm IHS.
January 29, 2014
Virtualization software and common management structures can ease installation quandaries for integrators and administration requirements for end users. Virtualization brings the advantages of the cloud infrastructure with reduced IT complexity. It enables streamlined installations and system configuration while still reaping the benefits of advanced IT functionality.
September 28, 2013
Nearly half of IT executives have reported a security lapse with their cloud services provider in the past year, according to a survey by Trend Micro.
June 13, 2011
The third in a three-part series on storing video data covers flash storage and how it is advancing security technology. Virtues like greater speed, smaller form factor and cooler operation are enabling new approaches to system design such as edge-based topology.
March 20, 2011
OnSSI has also certified CBC's GanzÒ ZNR video-optimized server and storage hardware to function with OnSSI's Ocularis' video-centric Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) platform.
April 13, 2010