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H.265 vs. H.264 – What’s the Difference?

Garrett Savage

On October 21st In IP Solutions,IP Surveillance Video,Video Surveillance
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As the development of video compression technology continues to advance, High-Efficiency Video Coding (HEVC) is quickly rising to the forefront of the field. This technology, also called H.265 is being widely embraced by video content providers and carriers, including the manufacturers of IP surveillance cameras and equipment who were previously using the H.264 compression codec. [...]

Drones for Electronic Security Functions

Joe Loucks

On July 22nd In Video Surveillance
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An article in the Wall St. Journal this past April titled “Watch out Sheepdogs, You may be replaced by a Drone” details the use of “quad-copter” drones to herd livestock and check on the condition of the animals. The drones being used cost around $500USD for off the shelf devices that include video cameras and [...]

Tips for Choosing Video Products

Garrett Savage

On June 24th In Video Surveillance
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Video surveillance is one of the most critical components of any organization’s overall security plan. That’s reflected in one research firm’s estimate that the global market for cameras, recorders and switches will reach nearly $43 billion by 2019. That opportunity leads to a constant parade of new products with advanced technologies and added features. Cutting [...]