08243989 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 11 patents.

Disclosed is a system (200) and method (101) for collaborative tracking of an object, the method comprising updating (105) the track with an object measurement using a camera tracking module (230), determining (110) a track quality measure for the updated track, based on the track quality measure, determining (120) whether a second tracking module (260), remotely located from the camera, should be applied, if the second tracking module (260) is to be applied, selecting (130) data describing the track and the object, transmitting (140) the selected data to the second tracking module over a network (240) that imposes constraints of bandwidth and/or latency, and applying (150) the second tracking module (260) to determine the next position of the object in the track.

Title
Collaborative tracking
Application Number
12/334129
Publication Number
8243989 (B2)
Application Date
December 12, 2008
Publication Date
August 14, 2012
Inventor
Jeroen Vendrig
Liberty Grove
AU
Agent
Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto
Assignee
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
JP
IPC
G06K 9/00
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