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wdt_ID Terms Meaning 1
1. Alarm Management Gateway
Centralised alarm management interface, offering alarm logs and comprehensive reporting abilities for large site installations across single or multiple sites, whether local or remote.
Application Programming Interface/Software Development Kit.
3. Archive Player/Viewer
CathexisVision in-house/external application for playing archives created in/exported from CathexisVision.
Archiving is a facility to enable you to select recordings and copy them to archiving media, such as USB key, hard drive, or CD/DVD. Unlike normal recordings, archived recordings retain their authenticity, and can be verified as authentic
(unaltered) on replay, making them suitable for use in courts of law. Note: Unlike other systems, CathexisVision does not use archiving and recording interchangeably.
5. Base station
Principally, the station receiving recorded content from a “capture” station and/or connecting to the capture station in response to alarm stimuli.
Any CathexisVision platform which can connect to and view the server. This includes CathexisVision desktop Client, CathexisVision mobile client (CatMobile), and CathexisVision web interface client.
7. Event Action
An automated action that the system takes in response to a trigger.
8. Event Recording
Uses storage space efficiently by recording only the event of interest.
Frames Per Second.
Groups of Pictures: In a motion sequence, GOPs are individual frames of pictures grouped together and played back, delineated by key frames (see below).
Types of video compression standards.
Prediction frame subsequent to a keyframe, which uses the keyframe as a reference point to determine what has changed in the picture.
Image compression format.
A keyframe or I-Frame is a full image capture used as a reference for subsequent frames in H.264/H.265 compression. (often used interchangeably)
License Plate Recognition/Automatic Number Plate Recognition.
A Master server regulates the settings of other attached servers (slaves) on a site.
Motion JPEG: A sequence of JPEG frames that play back as video.
A method of defining compression of audio and visual digital data.
Network Video Recorder. This term is used interchangeably with Server, above.
Open Network Video Interface Forum.
Point of Sale.
23. Pre-Event Recording
A mechanism to ‘go back in time’ to capture recordings that happened before an event trigger was received.
Pan-Tilt-Zoom (in reference to cameras with this capability).