Familiarizing yourself with Barco CMS terminology can help you gain a better understanding of how the Barco CMS plugin works.
|Barco display||A Barco display is the software component that transforms any computer to a display device for Barco. A Barco display can be viewed as a logical display unit.|
|Decorator||Decorators in Barco are metadata overlays (timestamp, border, text, and so on) that can be applied to sources (video feeds).|
|decorator instance||A Decorator is referred to as a decorator instance after it is applied to a source that is shared on a Perspective. A decorator instance is created using a decorator template, and can be modified independently of the decorator template it was copied from.|
|decorator template||A Decorator is referred to as a decorator template in Config Tool. See Decorator.|
|Perspective||A Perspective is similar to a layout in Security Desk. It contains Barco sources and information on how they are arranged on a display.|
|source||A Barco source is a data stream that is displayed in a tile. The Barco CMS server can use Security Center cameras as sources through the Barco CMS task in Security Desk.|