eBook CCTV, 3rd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 012404607X
  • ISBN-13: 9780124046078
  • DDC: 621.388
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 616 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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The new edition of CCTV, a high-level professional reference, is expanded to cover all video compression techniques used in the ever-increasing assortment of digital video recorders (DVRs) available on the market today. In addition to demystifying DVR technology, the third edition also clarifies the technology of data networking and explains various compression techniques. Along with all this, the book retains the particulars that made the previous editions convenient and valuable, including details of CCD cameras, lenses, coaxial cables, fiber-optics, and system design. Updated to address digital techniques, networking, and the Internet in closed-circuit television.

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Preface to This Edition.
1: SI Units of Measurement.
2: Light and Television.
3: Optics in CCTV.
4: General about TV Systems.
5: CCTV Cameras.
6: Displays.
7: Analog Video Processing.
8: Digital CCTV.
9: Video Management Systems.
10: Transmission Media.
11: Networking in CCTV.
12: Auxiliary Equipment in CCTV.
13: CCTV System Design.
14: Video Testing.
Appendix A.
Appendix B.
Appendix C.
Appendix D.
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