US 9,813,313 B1
System, method and article of manufacture for automatic detection and storage/archival of network video to offload the load of a video management system (VMS)
Jesse D. Beeson, Johns Creek, GA (US); and Jesse B. Yates, Atlanta, GA (US)
Assigned to Concurrent Ventures, LLC, Johns Creek, GA (US)
Filed by Concurrent Ventures, LLC, Johns Creek, GA (US)
Filed on Dec. 6, 2013, as Appl. No. 14/99,836.
Int. Cl. G06F 15/16 (2006.01); H04L 12/26 (2006.01); H04N 21/218 (2011.01); H04N 21/647 (2011.01)
CPC H04L 43/062 (2013.01) [H04N 21/2181 (2013.01); H04N 21/64738 (2013.01)] 15 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
10. A method as implemented in a storage system for offloading load of a video management system (VMS), said storage system different from said VMS, said method comprising the steps of:
passively monitoring network traffic originating at a source and having as end destination for the network traffic said VMS;
automatically detecting video data having a plurality of video resolution bandwidths or being from a plurality of video cameras in a surveillance network in at least a portion of said monitored network traffic; and
offloading load of said VMS by storing at least a portion of said video data in said storage system that is not said VMS, with said video data having the plurality of video resolution bandwidths or being from a plurality of video cameras continuing as the network traffic to said VMS as the end destination.