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Video data management in Media Controller: A distributed multimedia surveillance system

  • Akihiro Tsukada
  • Toshihiko Hata
  • Fumio Matsuda
  • Kazuya Sato
  • Minoru Ozaki
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1309)

Abstract

This paper describes a multimedia surveillance system, the Media Controller. The Media Controller is designed for industrial surveillance and monitoring applications, and it provides the realtime recording and retrieval of digital video data. Considering the characteristics of industrial surveillance applications, the distributed recording of video data is shown to be necessary for surveillance systems. A method of managing video data in Media Controller is also described. It can effectively manage surveillance video data which is continuous (realtime), distributed, temporal, and partial. We have implemented a prototype, which confirmed the effectiveness of the Media Controller system.

Keywords

Surveillance System Video Data Hard Disk Drive Medium Controller Disk Access 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Akihiro Tsukada
    • 1
  • Toshihiko Hata
    • 1
  • Fumio Matsuda
    • 1
  • Kazuya Sato
    • 1
  • Minoru Ozaki
    • 1
  1. 1.Mitsubishi Electric CorporationIndustrial Electronics & Systems LaboratoryHyogoJapan

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