Cisco has a great solution for Video Surveillance including IP Cameras
and Network Storage Servers. A FAQ is how much bandwidth and disk space
is required to operate Video Surveillance. The answer is 'it depends'.
Depends on Resolution, frame rate, image ...
HTTP based-APIs allow you to integrate camera features such as
requesting video and images, and controlling network camera functions
such as pan / tilt / zoom into your existing applications and
websites.APIs for the following Cisco Small Business Video S...
Here is the AVMS Storage and Bandwidth Calculator on cisco.com:
http://www.cisco.com/web/sbtg/avms_calc/index.htmlAlso, there is a good
storage and lens calculator at the following