real-time situation of 70 locations, 445 IP cameras
In June 2009, the Albanian
government held a political election. Prior to the election, a
surveillance system had been installed by system integrator--SHINE with
the important mission of achieving public credibility and preventing
There are 70 voting stations in Albania, and the
surveillance system needed to monitor and record the process of the
ballot casting, counting and announcing. To avoid any possible dispute
in this election, the most important consideration for the government
was the stability of the surveillance system when these inter-regional
70 locations with 445 IP cameras operated and processed huge number of
video signals at the same time during the election.
platform links AXIS and Mobotix Megapixel IP cameras and brings them
into full play
There were 445 CH of IP
cameras installed in this system, including AXIS and Mobotix IP cameras
with two different surveillance targets. AXIS 207MW Megapixel
IP cameras were installed near the vote counting tables to record the
vote counting process as well as the later announcement of the results.
At the same time, Mobotix Q24 IP dome cameras were installed in the
center of the votation room roof for general surveillance.
NUUO Live View and Remote
Live View can control the system by limits of authority, and it can
choose among various stream profiles to meet different needs. For vote
result announcing, the stream must have high resolution to record the
content on the ballots, but for general monitoring, the manager can
modify the frame rate to the most appropriate level, thus using
resources in the most efficient way.
security; a smart surveillance system minimizes cost and risk
NUUO enables 128 CH streams
of remote live view at one time, offering clear and stable video
quality, and it helped the central government to monitor all situations
in the election office. The voting sites were connected by a
VPN (Virtual Private Network) to the Interior Ministry. During the
election, the officers observed feeds from all the sites, and were able
to monitor all facets of the election as well as react when an adverse
event occurred. In addition, in the case of any irregularities, the
event would be recorded, allowing the government to deal confidently
with any dispute or controversy.
election needs to avoid all manner of controversy and dispute and all
processes need be publicly recorded and disclosed. NUUO offers software
that enhances credibility and stability and helps the government to
hold fair, safe, secure, and honest elections.