NTC Yellow Book, Video Security Systems Handbook

NTC Yellow Book, Video Security Systems Handbook



The NTC Yellow Book is the most complete applications based reference available to the industry today.  This highly specialized book takes the mystery out of video security system design and places a common sense, applications based systems approach to the design process.

  • Most complete reference for video security systems
  • Packed with 204 pages of video security system information
  • Provides Lens Selection criteria
  • Easy to read and use
  • DVR Storage size requirements
  • PTZ requirements
  • Lays out requirements for Fiber Optic transmission
  • Power supply selection and requirements
  • Detailed information on system design requirements
  • Current with modern video securitytechnology


Digital video recording and storage is one of the industry’s most important issues today.  It is also one of the subjects which is misunderstood.  The NTC Yellow Book provides all the details for DVR storage and how to select the right unit for the application.  This book provides DVR information in an easy to read and understand way.


CCTV Systems Design and Installation covers video signal transmission over coax, twisted pair, fiber and wireless.  Fiber optic cable is being used more and more for CCTV applications.  Fiber optic requirements are clearly explained in this book.  Twisted pair and wireless video transmission are becoming more prevalent as well.  Both of these technologies are explained in detail.


Pan Tilt and Zoom cameras are widely used and very popular.  The NTC Yellow Book provides an applications based approach to the use and installation of modern PTZ technology.  The NTC Yellow Book book also provides detailed information on power supply selection for these devices and all other aspects of the CCTV System.


Lens selection is critical to getting the right picture.  The NTC Yellow Book takes the guess work out of selecting the right lens.  Using the techniques in this book will provide you with the tools needed to get the right view everytime.

This book covers all of the important topics in modern CCTV systems.  This book is easy to read and use with 204 pages of value packed information, diagrams and pictures to explain concepts.  It is one of the most important tools for the design and installation of today’s CCTV systems.


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