White Papers & Case Studies

  1. IP-Surveillance Design Guide
    5/2/2013

    This document is a guide to setting up an IP-Surveillance system in a small- to medium-sized security installation. It provides an overview of network video’s functionalities and benefits, and outlines considerations and recommendations for implementing such a system.

  2. In The Best Of Light: The Challenges Of Minimum Illumination
    5/2/2013

    Light is fundamental to the quality of an image. As a rule, provided it is not overexposed, the image will be better the more light that is available in the scene. If the amount of light is insufficient, the image will be noisy or dark. The amount of light that is required to produce a good-quality image depends on the camera and how sensitive to light it is. In other words, the darker the scene, the more sensitive to light the camera has to be.

  3. A Smarter Approach To School IT Management
    5/2/2013

    The Old Adobe Union District in Petaluma, CA is a school district consisting of four elementary schools and around 2,000 students. Between all of the schools, there are over 700 machines. Larry Black, the sole member of the IT support staff, oversees all of the machines. “We just needed a strong antivirus that could help protect machines from inexperienced users.”

  4. Pivot3 Surveillance Technology Overview
    4/26/2013

    Video surveillance is a powerful tool for applications ranging from international border security to retail buying pattern analysis. Dramatic innovations in camera technologies and compression algorithms make it possible to economically capture high-quality content but new storage technologies are required to meet the performance, reliability and budget needs of the market.

  5. Integrator Lands 63 IP Camera, VMS Install For Hospital
    4/26/2013

    A security integrator installs 63 IP cameras (a mix of IQeye HD megapixel cameras and Milestone XProtect® Corporate video management software) in a major upgrade to Waterford Regional Hospital's video surveillance system.

  6. Choctaw Casinos Saves More Than $300,000 With IP Surveillance And Serverless Computing
    4/15/2013

    Pivot3® Saves More Than $300,000 in Acquisition and Operating Costs for an IP Surveillance Expansion Project.

  7. Rochester Police Department Cuts Crime By 80% With Help From Serverless Computing
    4/15/2013

    Rochester Police Department cuts crime by 80% with help from Pivot3 serverless computing.

  8. Steering The Way To More Reliable Storage For In-Car Video Systems
    4/15/2013

    Placer County purchased three Pivot3 DataBanks with 36 terabytes of capacity. The DataBanks reside in a single rack, together with two switches and a server running the Pivot3 storage management software.

  9. Sea-Tac Airport Reduces Power And Cooling With Serverless Computing
    4/15/2013

    Pivot3® reduces power and cooling to help the Sea-Tac Airport fulfill its mission: “Where a Sustainable World Is Headed.”

  10. Retail Chain Manages Liability With IP Security
    4/15/2013

    Spec’s Wine, Spirits and Finer Foods manages liability with IP security—high availability system relies on virtualization from Pivot3®.

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