Understanding video management systems
Video Management Software, or VMS, describes the management and recording platforms necessary for viewing security cameras, recording video feeds, and performing investigations of security events using the recordings.
As technology evolves, VMS systems have evolved too. From advanced features to changing purposes, there are many concepts to understand when choosing the best VMS system.
In this whitepaper, Salient Systems provide a guide to modern video management software and video security systems.
*This is an abridgement of the first chapter of “Understanding Video Management Systems" by Brian Carle.
- An overview of recording platforms and features
- Cost considerations
- Scalability and integration