Along with Canon's Pan Tilt Zoom video cameras,
the VB101 Network Camera Server is the Internet
video solution to fit your every need. Whether
your application is webcasting, distance learning,
medical or security, the VB101 gives you the viewing
and control options you're looking for in a web-based
With the Canon VB101 Network Camera Server's built-in
web server and FTP server, you can easily view video
and control your cameras over the web or LAN using a
web browser. Because the VB101 operates using standard
TCP/IP and HTTP protocols, the simplicity and versatility
of web-based video can be yours.
You can have the flexibility you need in your network
video system because a single VB101 Network Camera Server
can transmit video to as many as 20 clients simultaneously.
The total number of simultaneous clients depends on
your network bandwidth, but you can set this in advance
to ensure smooth operation. The VB101 can even be set
to send periodic data packets so network connection
With the network-enabled VB101, managing and controlling
your network video system couldn't be easier. With your
PC and a standard web browser, you set initial network
configurations using the software supplied with the
server. Then, once you're set up, you can perform administrative
tasks and adjust settings such as image quality and
capture rate through your web browser. No matter where
you are -- and no matter where your cameras are -- you're
Because it acts as a stand-alone server, you can operate
the VB101 without a computer. You simply configure the
network camera server, connect your camera and data
line, and start webcasting. Nothing could be simpler.
Because it's Canon, you always get the image quality
you need. With a maximum image capture rate of up to
30 fps and motion-JPEG image compression, the VB101
delivers -- whether your application is webcasting,
distance learning, medical or security.
Bring your web pages to life. Add valuable, stimulating
content to your website. With the VB101 acting as your
web server, you can transmit video via your website
at any time. Web page content can be stored on a flash
memory card, transforming your website from a static,
online brochure into an interactive, up-to-the-minute
Automatically capture the still video images that are
important to you -- whether it's the opening of a door
or window, the activation of a motion sensor, or the
flip of a light switch. By attaching sensors to the
VB101 Network Camera Server through its IN/OUT device
terminals, your camera will capture the events you want.
Not only that, the VB101 can be programmed to automatically
capture still images on the schedule you set.
Two built-in PCMCIA card slots are available for attaching
a dial-up modem card, letting you set up a dial-up configuration.
You can also expand your Internet video solution by
connecting up to four VC-C4 cameras to a single VB101.
No matter what your requirement, Canon has you covered.