A new High-tech digital-surveillance system from IBM Research analyzes video for shoplifters, intruders, or even a specific license plate number, is now ready for the mainstream market.
The technology, called S3 (reminds me of PS2) has far-reaching possibilities for business, governements and individuals.
From the store owner to the border security depart, The Smart Surveillance System (S3), available in conjunction with IBM's digital-video surveillance services, can analyze real-time video while it is being digitally recorded and stored over an Internet Protocol (IP) network.
Video stored both online and offline can also be retroactively searched for certain characteristics.
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Security Camera News Source: C-Net