software sharing USB camera (devices in general) over network

Discussion in 'OT Technology' started by nietsni3, Jan 10, 2006.

  1. nietsni3

    nietsni3 Guest

    i am planning to make a DIY surveilance camera system. i need a software that can share my camera over the network (the cam is hooked to one of the compters in the network)
    please suggest some.
    thanks
     
  2. DAN513

    DAN513 OT Supporter

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    Keyspan makes a device called a USB server that will do just that, it's a 4 port usb hub with an RJ45 jack in it. I've used one before to share a printer and a scanner across a network, but with all the hassle it was, I think you'd be better off to get a network ready webcam.
     

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