MMDA AND WD WESTERN DIGITAL PARTNERS TOWARDS NEW TRANSPORT AND TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT SYSTEM IN THE PHILIPPINES
Recently, Western Digital (WD) and Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA), makes its move for better traffic management here in Manila, Philippines. WD is a world’s leader in design and manufacture of hard drives, recently announced their cooperation with the MMDA to provide 28 TB of WD AV-GP hard disk drives for an additional storage system for MMDA’s 24×7 operation.
MMDA is in crucial needs of assistance regarding Traffic Discipline in Metro Manila, related on additional storage system for their monitoring operations, this will strengthen and gives a quality service for the motorists in Metro Manila.
The usage of this technology is for video surveillance operations, which has installed CCTV cameras over the main roads of Metro Manila to view live video feeds of traffic conditions in order to provide up-to-the-minute traffic advisories to motorists, using social media platforms, such as Twitter and FB, as well as through television.
With the help of Western Digital and WD AV-GP hard drives, the need for reliable, quality storage for videos captured by MMDA’s traffic camera will no longer be a problem. Since requests for footage normally takes 2 weeks to get routed, it’s a welcoming change to have the MMDA’s storage capacity for CCTV traffic video archives increase from only 7 days before to 30 days now using the latest storage technology from WD.
WD AV-GP hard drives deliver smooth streaming, whisper-quiet acoustics; low-power consumption and thermally optimized operation for unparalleled reliability. With power reduction of up to 40 percent, WD AV-GP hard drives deliver cool and quiet operation and reliability that is perfect for surveillance video recording. Optimized for smooth, continuous digital video playback of up to 12 simultaneous HD video streams with SilkStream™ technology, the drives are perfect for mainstream surveillance systems.
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Related Links / Articles / Entries / References / Sources :
Western Digital Official Site
Western Digital Official Site – WD AV-GP Hard Drives
Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) – Official Website