An Improved and Secure Motion Detection Surveillance System in UNIX

Syed Zahurul, Razali Jidin, Norashidah Md. Din, Syed Zahidul


These days motion detection in surveillance technology has a trend to deploy to security sectors using radar motion detector, wireless sensors, Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) Inertial Sensors etc in Unix system. This research focuses on motion detection using combination of optical flow and thresholding methods on Linux platform. Salient configurations, inevitable installation packages and libraries are discussed elaborately. Moreover, script with pseudo code for connecting with remote networking service application has been implemented. Results show a good and convenient security system suitably for home and offices.

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