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Learning Units (Hours)
Thomas Mason, P.E.
The history of the development of analog closed circuit television (CCTV) is briefly related, showing that it followed entertainment television, first using near-broadcast equipment, but adopting commodity personal computer equipment when that became available in the 1980ís. Advances, slowly trailing personal computer advances are illustrated, along with the emerging distributed recording scheme which utilizes an SD card in the camera and impressive high-resolution. Functionality is emphasized with illustrations of the hardware and software implementations available. Covert surveillance and entertainment applications are not included.
This course includes a multiple-choice quiz at the end, which is designed to enhance the understanding of the course materials.
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