Exacq Remote Cloud Access Tested

By: Sean Patton, Published on Jun 20, 2019

Remote cloud access has been missing from most VMSes (including Exacq and Milestone). Now, Exacq, after releasing Cloud Drive Storage earlier in 2019, has added remote cloud access with "Cloud Relay", part of their new 19.06 release.

How well does Cloud Relay work? We tested it and share our findings on:

  • What Are The Capabilities and Limitations
  • How Does Remote Streaming Perform
  • What Clients Are Supported
  • How Is It Configured

****** ***** ****** *** been ******* **** **** VMSes (********* ***** *** Milestone). ***, *****, ***** releasing***** ***** ************** ** ****, *** added ****** ***** ****** with "***** *****", **** of ***** *** **.** release.

*** **** **** ***** Relay ****? ** ****** it *** ***** *** findings **:

  • **** *** *** ************ and ***********
  • *** **** ****** ********* Perform
  • **** ******* *** *********
  • *** ** ** **********

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**** *** ******* *** available, ***** ***** ********* well ** *** *****, with ** ****** **** video *********, **** ** playback. *******, ** *********** issues *** ****** **** initial ************* *** ******* unavailability (****** **** *** the ***** **** ** its *******).

*** ******* ********** ** Cloud ***** ** ** only ******** ***** ****** and *** *******, *** the ***** ***** ******. However, ***** **** **** thick ****** ******* ** on ***** ******* *** 2019. ** ***** **** Exacq's ****** ****** ******** well ** ****** ****** *** ********, ******* ******** *** offering *********** ******* *******.

** ******** **** **** 2 ******* ** ********** latency **** **** ********* through ***** ***** (******** to ******* ** *** thick ******). **** ** a ***** ******* ****, similar ** *********** ***** ******, *** ************* ******* than**** ******* ********* **** Verkada (*-* *******).

************* ******** ******** * checkbox ** ****** ***** Relay *** *********** ***** or ***** **** ******* Passthrough. *** ****** *** firewall ** *** ***** incoming *********** ** **** 80, ***** ******* *** system **** **** *****-********* communications.

Streaming ******* *****

***** *****, ** ** is *****, ** * relay *******, ***** ***** from *** **-**** ***** Recording ******/*** ******* ** routed ******* *****'* ***-****** service ** *** ******* client(s). ** ** *** a ****-**-**** ********** ******* that ******* *** ****** to ******* ** * remote ***** ******.

Cloud ***** ********

***** ** * *-****** video ***** ** **** the ******* ** ******** Cloud *****, ********** ** Exacq ***** ******* *** viewing **** *** ******** video:

Low ******* *********

**** ******* (*-** *******) when **** ******* *** be * ********** ** many ***** *******, ********* for ********** ******** ***** live ***** ** **** likely ** ** *********. Compared ** **** ********** in *** ***** ***** client, ** ******** **** than * ******* ** additional ******* **** **** streaming, *** *** ***** ~1 ******.

Relay *** ************ *** ******* *********** ******

****** ******* *****, ** had ****** *********** *** Exacq *** ****** ** the ***** ***** ******* to ******* *** ***** URL ********** *******. ** worked **** ***** ******* management ******** *** ******* after, *** ***** ***** connection *** ******* ********. Exacq ****:

***** *** * ****** this ******* ** ***** 30 ******* ***** * certificate ** *** ***** expired. **** ******* (**** allowing ********* *************) ***** have ********* ****** * “Not *********” **** *** server.

..., **** *** *********** was ******* ********* ************* was ***** ******* *** your *** ******* *** able ** *********** ** our *****.

****** *******, ** *********** changed *** ****** ** address, *** **** ********** back ** *** ******** IP, ******* *** ***** URL ******* ********** ***** were ** ********, *** Web ****** *** *********** through *** ***** *******.

***** ******** ******** ******* to *** ******* ******:

*********** **** ***** *** IP ****** *** *** was ********. ** ***** be ** ******* ******** for ** ******** *** service, *** ***** ** relatively ****** ** ** installer ** ******* ** the ***** *** **** needs ** ****** *** IP ** *** ********’* final ********** ******. ** didn’t ******** ** ******** to **** ** ****, so *** ********* **** appear ** *** ******, but ** ***** ******** that *** **** ** recover ** ** **** try ** ********* *** improve **** ********.

SSA ******** *** **** ********** *** ***** ****

** * ****** ** not ******* ******* ***, *** ******* ********** and ***** **** *** any ****** ****** ******* Cloud ***** ** **** and *****. *** ********** and ***** **** **** using *** ***** ******, or ********* ******* ** Exacq *** ******* *** not *******. **** ** an ******** ******* **********, where ** ******* *********, just **** * ******* capability.

** ********* ****, ** the ****** ****** (*** the *** ******), ***** is * ***** **** in *** ***** ****-**** corner **** ********* *** stream ********** ** ** effect:

No ********** ********* ********

***** ** ** ********** licensing *** ***** ***** support.

Competitive **********

*** **** ****** ********** is******* *****'* (****/** ********) NxCloud*******, ***** ******** ****** secure ********** ***** *** or *** ***** ********. We **** **** ******* extensively ** *****, *** it ******** ****. ******* offers******** ****** ** * Service, **************** ****** ************ ***** are ************ ********, ****** Cloud ***** ***** ******** SSA *** **** ********** streaming (*** ***** ********* without ***).

********* **** *** ***** remote ***** ****** ** XProtect *******, *** ******** recently ********* ****** ****** to *** ******* ******* integration **** ********* ***** ********

** **** ** ***** a ****** ** ******* on ***** ******** ** summer ****.

Version ******

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Comments (8)

**** ** *** ***** VMS *** *** **** to **** **** **********.

*** *** ******* ** Exacq ***** ***** **** Exacq ***** ** **** on ***** ***?

**** ** *** *** had **** ******* **** Exacq ***** - ** have ********* ** *** it ** ***** *** and *** **** ********** either ****. ***** ***** tech ******* ***** **-** days ** ******* ** a *******.

** **** **** **** by *** ******* *** that ** *** ***** Exacq ***** ** ** dormant *** *** ****** (ie *** *** *** using **, *** ******** SSA ***) **** **** disable **** ******* ******* AWS ***** ***** ***** on * ***-******* *****. This ******** ***** *****'* seem ***********, *** *'* be ******** ***** ******** it ** ********* ** a **** ******* - I ***'* ******* ***** will **** ** **** forever.

*****,

** *** *** **** with ***** *****, *** confirmed **** ***** ***** to **********:

** ** ******* ***** with **** ******* ** well. *** ***** ****** market ** *** ***** easy ****** ****** ** valuable.

***** **** **** ** that ***** ** ********** detection ** ***** *** account. **** ** *** the ********** ** * user *********, *** ** the *** ******* ******** in **** *** *****. I **** ***** **** them ** ******* *** policy.

********* *** ***** *****, if ** *** **** not ******** ******* ******** to *** ***** ***** for *** ****, ** consider **** *** ******** to ********* ******* ****, so ** "*******" *** static *** **** ** previously *** ********. ******* that *** *** ********* connect ******** ***** *** get * *** *** assigned.

* ********** *** ******** on *** ***** ***** health ********** *******. *** business ***** ***** ** much *********. ***** ** no ****** ** ***********, but ** ** ******* that *** **** ********* have ***, ** ** are ********** ********** *********** to ****** *** ******* revenue ** **** *** continue ** *** *** Exacq ***** ****** ********** service ** ******* ****-******* service ** ***** *********.

*** ******** *** ******** is ********. ** ** integrator ***** ** *** the *******, ** ****** them ** ******** ** this ******* ** ***** monitoring ****. **** ******** does **** ******* *****. If ** ********** ***** up *** **** ***** start ********** **** (** that ****** ***** ** zero) **'** ****** ******* those ***** ***** *** a **** *** ********** isn't ******** *****, ** we ** **** **** that ********.

** ****** ** *** integrator ***** **** *** says "***, ** *** busy **** ******* *** project; *** ** ** intend ** ***** ***** this ****." ** *** of ****** ***** **** back ******.

***** *** ****-*** ************* changes ** *** ******* that **** ****** **** experience *** *** **********, so *** ***** **** directly ***** ** *** much *** ********** ****, rather **** ****** ***** even ** **** *****. At **** ***** ** won't **** ** **** down ********* **** ****'* in ***.

** **** ******** *******? If **, * ***'* stand **** *** *** limited ** ***** **** Illustra *******.

**** ** *** ********, it ** * ***** service *** ********** ** Exacq *******.

* ******* **** *** SmartVue ********** ******...** ***** it *** ******* ***** storage *** *********. * am ****** ******** *** cloud ******* ** *** result ** * ********* company...could **** ***** ** was ********.

***** ** ***** ******** things ***** *** ******* umbrella ** "***** *******". For *******, *** ***** Drive ******* ******* ** using *** ****** ******** architecture.

**** ********** ******* ** exacqVision, ********** **** *** browser ** ****** *** to *** *** *** the *****, ** *** specifically ******* **** ******** technology. *** ******* **** and ********** ** ********** this *** **** ********** and ****'* ******* ******** Smartvue ****.

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