ONVIF Overview

ONVIF is the IP camera 'standards' trade group.

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  • ... ONVIF-ication Of HD Analog Multi-standard support in HD analog receiver chips is now common, allowing...
  • Uniview NVR Tested on Mar 02, 2017
    ...disadvantage in our tests was camera compatibility, with issues connecting some third party cameras via ONVIF, not seen in other recorders we have tested. Uniview cameras and RTSP streams worked without...
  • ... ONVIF Results ONVIF favorability results were very positive as integrators valued the efforts and...
  • ...question asking for the cost of a camera, but could answer a question about price, similarly a question on ONVIF had to be specifically worded to get a usable answer: In defense of the chatbot, many...
  • Axis Favorability Results on Feb 03, 2017
    ... ONVIF was the only other organization in the favorability series with a 50%+ positive score (with a...
  • Learn video surveillance and get certified. IPVM provides live online classes, recorded videos,...
  • ...determine who the white boxer was and Dahua wouldn't supply firmware upgrades that would allow them to ONVIF compatible." "Used to be positive, lately I've been more and more disappointed. Limited...
  • ...  I am trying to locate tool or utility that can go out and discover ONVIF IP Cameras then export the configuration/device information for auditing purposes....
  • ...camera to a VMS, let's say Milestone, how do you know if it's connecting to the camera via HTTP, RTSP, or ONVIF? You don't specify, you just enter the credentials and it automatically connects. But with what...
  • ONVIF Favorability Results on Jan 11, 2017
    ONVIF has been one of the most debated aspects of the video surveillance industry. On the one hand,...
  • ... For motion search only? NOTICE: This comment was moved from an existing discussion: DeskCamera ONVIF Screen Capture
  • ...However, some developers are attempting to change this, with applications which stream PC desktops via ONVIF. In 2015, we tested Screen ONVIF. Now, there is another option called, DeskCamera that claims...
  • ...Center Enterprise (not Core or Standard), with no third party integration of the full 4K stream via ONVIF or RTSP (though the secondary stream may be integrated using RTSP). Pricing The Avigilon...
  • ...265's lack of ONVIF support), the increased demand on clients for decoding is still a major limitation. "R-Frame"...
  • ...265, and no ONVIF support for H.265 until ~2018. In 2017, we expect more camera manufacturers to promote 'smart'...
  • ONVIF Tutorial 2017 on Dec 19, 2016
    ONVIF is well known within the surveillance industry as an interface to connect IP cameras and VMS...
  • HD Analog vs IP Guide 2017 on Dec 19, 2016
    ... Connecting to the camera is driven by the IP camera manufacturer's API or, increasingly, ONVIF. By contrast, when encoding on the server side, specialized hardware always needs to be...
  • API / SDK Tutorial on Dec 18, 2016
    ... When 'standards' are discussed in surveillance, like ONVIF, these are APIs that a broad cross section of manufacturers can use. If each proprietary API is...
  • ...265 still has significant barriers to adoption including: Lack of ONVIF support Increased demands on clients for decoding H.265 video Lack of bandwidth savings when...
  • ... ONVIF support is planned for 'early Q2 2017'. Estimated street pricing ~$300. Also 8 channel versions...
  • CODEC Guide 2016 on Nov 30, 2016
    ... No ONVIF conformance until 2018: Finally, moving to H.265 cameras means giving up true ONVIF profile...
  • Integrators, in the last year, what percentage of your cameras deployed use ONVIF to connect to a recorder / VMS? Vote:
  • I caught this update today "ONVIF Profile A: Coming soon, to a device (or client) near you!" But then reading the fine print:...
  • ... We review these issues in this video: VMS/ONVIF Compatibility  We were able to add Longse cameras via ONVIF to Exacq, Nx Witness, Genetec...
  • I was told it would work, but customer is telling me he can't get it to connect.  Have a HIK 7716...
  • Genetec Expels Hikvision on Nov 08, 2016
    ... This includes both direct driver support and ONVIF. ONVIF connections for those products will be denied by Genetec's software. Customers that want...
  • I see its available for download in several places.  Also, I see people saying its for members...
  • ... ONVIF Bridge For other VMSes Digital Barriers has a software bridge which can pull a stream from the...
  • Smart H.265 Samsung Test on Oct 26, 2016
    ...265 and direct drivers must be written as ONVIF H.265 support is not planned until 2018. H.264 competitive: H.264 with Wisestream was...
  • Cisco is a common choice for network switches, including in our Favorite Network Switches survey,...
  • ...264 or ONVIF. His motivation was apparently to deliver what he considered to be the best technologies, even...
  • ... Milestone's comparison chart lists other minor features like ONVIF Bridge in Express, though the value of this on smaller systems is unlikely to be a major...
  • Cameras are commodities, the money is in VMS. This is the new philosophy of IndigoVision,...
  • ONVIF Profile S does not support H.265. And Profile S is what literally every ONVIF device supports...
  • ... The NomadHD is ONVIF conformant. Pricing The NomadHD has an MSRP of $1,995 USD. Available Alternatives At a...
  • ... So far ONVIF works well when connecting to the network.  What we haven't figured out yet is how to connect...
  • ... The cameras are officially ONVIF conformant, ONVIF's database shows 58 models of Milesight cameras listed.  The NVR...
  • ... This is the aim of ONVIF Profile G. The proprietary nature of accessing recorded video has been a problem for years,...
  • Axxon Next VMS 4.0 Tested on Aug 24, 2016
    ... Axxon Next also includes typical commercial VMS options such as a tabbed user interface, ONVIF Profile S and direct driver support, multi-camera simultaneous playback, watermarked exports...
  • ... Dahua HDCVI and Hikvision HDTVI DVRs include unofficial ONVIF support, with ONVIF Device Manager able to connect, stream, and configure them as with other...
  • ... IPVM Milestone XProtect Test, IPVM Milestone Arcus VMS Test, IPVM Milestone ONVIF Bridge Test Mirasys (i), VMS Enterprise & Pro, Finland Mobotix, MxControlCenter ,...
  • Could this be an issue with ONVIF, or am I doing something wrong? I noticed that my ONVIF cameras are 1-3 seconds out of synch...
  • D-Link has embedded ONVIF discovery software into a network switch, and are targeting security integrators with what they...
  • In our initial testing of Pelco's Optera multi-imager, the main issue was their ONVIF 'bowtie' video streaming which undermined third party integration.  Now, Pelco has released new...
  • ONVIF has become a major force in video surveillance. Despite its well deserved criticisms, ONVIF is...
  • LTS Camera and NVR Tested on Jul 25, 2016
    ...weak, which is easily canceled to open the live view: VMS Integration The camera is listed as an ONVIF conformant product for profiles S and G, and we were able to use the ONVIF driver successfully...
  • ... The 14MP is listed as ONVIF Profile S certified, though ONVIF's not supporting JPEG2000 means the camera operates at a...
  • Can anyone recommend an ONVIF camera that can run inside of a refrigerator. It would need to be one that didnt fog over. I now...
  • ...5, which includes ONVIF Profile S support (though it is not listed as conformant), PTZ Control, H.265 support, and...
  • ...and EZVIZ Compatibility We had no issues connecting the 2103 to Exacq (direct driver) or Avigilon (ONVIF) in our tests. However, note that the camera is not specifically listed on ONVIF's conformance...
  • A new VMS is being offered free, no time limit and up to 64 cameras. This offering, which...
  • The Milestone ONVIF Bridge could be a breakthrough. Enterprise VMSes have long restricted 3rd party access making...
  • ... I would like to know to pull RTSP streams out of the Onvif Bridge. Does anyone know how to format a URL request string that would work in VLC?
  • ... Other VMSes could not connect to it via Axis drivers or ONVIF. No ACAP applications: The Companion Dome does not support ACAP applications possible with...
  • Hikvision vs Exacq VMS on Jun 15, 2016
    ...search Smart/pixel search Multi-camera playback Export Camera discovery Third party camera support ONVIF support Camera VMD/analytic support Enterprise viewing Enterprise management Inside, see...
  • ... The IP video intercoms list ONVIF conformance and Milestone integrations. Financial Results 2N's government filed financial...
  • ... This tool claims to do it all - IP, ONVIF, AHD, CVI, TVI, plus PoE out for IP cameras and more. We bought one, the IPC-8600-ADHS, and...
  • ... ONVIF used to have products categorized as 'Archived'. These were ONVIF 1.x products that were no...
  • ...   DirectIP - IDIS's ONVIF Alternative Although their cameras and recorders support ONVIF, much of IDIS's pitch revolves...
  • ... ONVIF worked very poorly (e.g., see our ONVIF 2011 test). Today, for streaming and configuration,...
  • FLIR Latitude VMS Test on May 02, 2016
    ... Many other VMSes include multi-streaming in multiple camera manufacturers and ONVIF. FLIR says they plan to add this in future releases. Admin Center uses numerous tabs for...
  • ...replace that profit/revenue?" Each response gives advice on how to make more money, except for the ONVIF chair, who says: This is definitely nothing new for the industry! Technical development has...
  • ...encryption (between cameras & NVR, between clients & servers)" "Avigilon - They do talk to some ONVIF devices, but their own cameras seem to have a better encryption between their...
  • ... ONVIF Profile G is supported allowing 3rd party VMSes to access video recorded on Auglle, though few...
  • ... However, it had significant issues, including: No ONVIF support, despite the camera's packaging clearly displaying the ONVIF logo (though not listed on...
  • Salient VMS Tested on Apr 15, 2016
    ...  No ONVIF support: Cameras are supported via direct drivers or RTSP only, with no ONVIF...
  • ... Because of this, one needs to record either locally on the phone or using Tiger's ONVIF/RTSP out feature to a third party recorder. We think this is a fundamental flaw as any video...
  • ... In addition, they offer ONVIF out to VMSes. They charge $40 per month per concurrent live stream. We are skeptical of the...
  • ... Moreover, there are many $100 IP cameras that support ONVIF (or even RTSP) that can be typically be integrated with other VMSes / recorders. For simple...
  • ... However, there are two key limitations typical of RTSP: No configuration from VMS: Unlike ONVIF or direct integrations, RTSP does not allow any configuration of the stream from the VMS. All...
  • ... Their YouTube video gives an overview of the system: Analyzes ONVIF Packets Insight also does deep packet inspection (DPI) on selected protocols like ONVIF to...
  • I'm trying to find an iPhone app that will talk directly to a camera using onvif. I've tried several and they either don't do Onvif or they require you install a program on your...
  • ...Industries First IP Time of Flight Camera Milestone XProtect 2016 Released Milestone Launches Disruptive ONVIF Bridge 'Out' Milestone XProtect Access 2016 Release Pivot3 Edge Protect "Game Changer"...
  • Vicon is joining the open source community by releasing their ONVIF and camera source code, something relatively unheard of in the security industry. We spoke with...
  • A friend had Hikvision DS-7208HGHI-SH/A and tried to use 3rd party ONVIF software to see camera video. It only display 1 stream info with resolution 960x576 (which seems...
  • ...Salient CompleteView, with camera compatibility covering many leading brands and current models but is not Onvif Profile S conformant. In terms of usability, video events are integrated as overlays in the...
  • Axis Open VMS ACS5 Tested on Mar 14, 2016
    ... Axis says adding ONVIF based VMD support is a high priority for 2016 release. The new scrubbing feature works fine,...
  • ...  Third Party Camera Support  Axis is supporting third party cameras via ONVIF Profile S but they are not officially ONVIF conformant. Axis says they plan to add official...
  • We have a system with a mix of Dahua and Uniview cameras... so all the cameras wont display on...
  • ... ONVIF Out After being voted worst in show last year marked by their absurd illegal Austin Powers...
  • ... Is there a wifi capable onvif compatible camera that would be able to hook up to a standard NVR that would fit in an elevator...
  • ... one example - says ONVIF on box and cut sheet. could not get it to work, (FYI _ not on ONVIF website BUT samsung said...
  • Exacq Camera Integrations on Jan 04, 2016
    ... Samsung SNB-6011 - I reviewed your test and exacq was noted, but didn't know if you used ONVIF. 2. Vivotek FD816C-HF2 3. Vivotek FE8182 I'll use ONVIF if necessary, but hoping someone has...
  • ... The cameras shall be equipped with a 100 Mbps LAN connector The camera shall compliance with ONVIF The camera’s primary power source shall be Power over Ethernet Housing dome type with optional...
  • ...looking at incorporating in 2016: Smart codecs Multi-imager cameras 1/2" super low light cameras ONVIF out Design software Inside, we break down each one and also explain why product advances...
  • Hikvision Ezviz Tested on Dec 28, 2015
    ... Limited ONVIF out support, functioning properly in ONVIF DM, but unable to be successfully added to VMSes....
  • ... Related, see our Access 2016 and ONVIF 'Out' posts for other parts of this new release. 2016 and Future XProtect 2016 is now...
  • ... The question then would be, can any or all of the founding members of ONVIF be forced out, or is there some part of the charter that guarantees the founders' ultimate control?
  • ... As part of Milestone's XProtect 2016 release, Milestone is adding an "ONVIF Bridge" that allows video to be sent from Milestone's XProtect VMS to third parties using...
  • ... The camera used only one license in Milestone XProtect, as well, when added via ONVIF, due to Milestone's one license per IP policy. Camera side VMD was also supported in...
  • ONVIF To EMerge on Dec 02, 2015
    ... From what I've read, it appears to be an ONVIF like association for the DC power world. Anyways, found this and thought of this site (third...
  • I did search on the ONVIF website & it didn't show up in the Conformant product list.
  • Screen ONVIF Tested on Oct 23, 2015
    ... Now, a new offering called Screen ONVIF has released a standalone application which streams a PC's desktop via ONVIF, claiming...
  • ...1:554/onvif/profile1/media.smp RTSP/1.0OPTIONS rtsp://192.168.200.1:554/MediaInput/h264 RTSP/1.0OPTIONS...
  • ...anyone used it yet? Someone needs to parse out this thread and submit: List Of Manufacturers Faking ONVIF Conformance
  • ...Should I even bother trying? Or is it just like motion detect on non-dahua cameras? Camera is Axis, ONVIF Profile S. NVR is supposedly ONVIF 2.4.
  • From what I've seen most cameras sold today claim some degree of ONVIF compliance. But I'm wondering, how many of those cameras are actually using ONVIF in...
  • I've been working on connecting to a few ONVIF cameras using netcat (don't ask why). Not too many problems actually, but this one camera an...
  • Hi, Is ONVIF also about the alarm input/output of camera's? If so, what profile? I thought analytics will be...
  • Iqeye D31 ONVIF Stream Help on Sep 02, 2015
    Anyone know how the Iqeye D31 Allaince Mini Onvif stream works? it seems to default to a custom stream with stream 1 at 30fps and stream 2 at 5...