Hik-ProConnect Examined

By Sean Patton, Published Jan 13, 2021, 11:59am EST

Hikvision launched a new commercial-focused VSaaS, Hik-ProConnect, but what does it add to the existing Hik-Connect?

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In this note, we examine Hik-ProConnect's positioning and how it relates to HikConnect.

Hik-ProConnect ********

***-********** ** * ***** management ******** *** ********* devices, ****** ** ***. This *********** ***-*******, ***** user-facing ***, ***** ** for ****** ********** ***** and ****** **** ********* NVRs *** *******.

*** ******** ** ********** are:

  • *****-******** ********** (****** *************, batch ****** *************, ********) in * ****** ********* interface, ********** **** ********** required * ****** ******* per ********
  • ******** **** ****** ****** monitoring ******** ** ********** (adds *** ****, **** drive ******/********)
  • **-******* ********* ********* ** end ***** ******* *** integrator / *******'* ****
  • *** ***** *** *** block *********** **** ****** video ******* (**** *** end ****'* ***** ** that *** ********** *** manage *** ******* *** not **** ****)
  • **** ****** *** ***** backup ******* **** *** be **** *** ********/******** recovery (********* *** ** be **** **-**** ** cloud ****** ** *******)

**** *-****** ********* ********* video ********* ***-**********:

***** ********** ******** ***-****** Hikvision ******* (****** *******, intercoms, *********, ***) ** does *** ******* ********** CMS ** ****-**** *******.

Free *** **** ******* *******

***** ********** ********* ***** through ************, ********** ** offered ******, *** *** 2 ********* ******:

  • **** ***** - ****** P2P ************* *** ***-**** authentication
  • ******** *********** ******* - Free ***** ******** **** health **********, ****** ******* alerts, *******, **-********, *** cloud *******.

*** **** *********** ******* is ******** *** ********* device (******* ** *** publically *********). *******, ********* documentation ****** ***** ** a "***** ****** ****** per ******". * *-***** free ***** ** *** maintenance ******* ** ********* through *** ********** *** interface.

******** ***** ********** ******** are ****** *** **** in *** ***** ** $1-$5 *** ***** *** device **** ******* ********* (Arcules, ********, *******), *** this ** * ********* from *********'* **** ***-******* remote ********** ********.

Hikvision ************* ********

** **** *** ***** providers, ********* ***** ******* of *** ****'* ************ system. ****** ***** ***** providers, *********'* *** ***** control ****** ******** ********. While ******* ** ************* could **** ** *** cloud ********** ****** ***** abused, * ****** ********** by * *** ********** subsidiary *** ** ****** as ** ************ ****.

*** ** *** **** counterpoints ** ********* ************* criticism ** **** *** devices ***** ** ****** down ****** ** ** internal ******* **** ** public ******. *** **** Hik-Connect *** *** **********, users **** **** ** give ******* ** *********.

Not ********* ** *** ** *** ******

********** ** *** ********* in *** ** ** Canada, ** *********, ** the ********** ***** ************:

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********* **** **** ** is **** ********* ** specific ******* ** ******, but ***** *** ******* a ****. **** ******** the *********, ** *** available ** ******* ** and ******* *********.

********* **** **** ** not **** ***** ** add ** ******* ** the "**** ******."

Service ******** *******

********* ** ********* ******* security ********* **** **********, focusing ** **-******* ********** and ********* *** *********** package ********* ** **** of *** ******* ********'* own *********. **** ** a ******* ******** ** many ***** *********, *** not ****** ** *** price-conscious ******* ***** ********* and *** ******* *******.

**-******** **** *** ******* providers **** ** *** Hik-Connect **** ***, ****** a **** ***** ** visibility *** ***********:

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******* ********* *** *** the *****-******** ********* *** a ***** ******** ** each ********* ********:

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********* ******* **** ********* can ** ********* *** assigned *** ********** ** support *****, ***** ***** simplify ******** ********** *** large ***********.

Hik-ProConnect ***** ******* *******

********* **** ******** * new ***** ******* ******* offering ** ** * channels ** *****/*** ** 30fps. ******* ** ******** monthly ** ******** ** 7 ** ** **** storage ********.

** **** *** ******* connected ** **********, ***** accessible ******* *** ***-******* app, *** ******* **********. It **** ** * bridge ******* ********* ***** and ********* ****, ********* as * ***** **********/***** rate ****** **** ** the ******* ********** ** the ***, *** **** not ***** ***** **-*******.

**** ********* ***** **** UK ********* *********** *** overviews *** ********:

Compared ** *********/*********

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********** ** **** ******* to * ***** ** company********* (********** *********), **** ****** ***** features *** ********* ***** a ******* *********, **-******* and ***** ***** ****** interfaces.

********* ********** ******** ********** as "******* ***** *** Hikvision *******", ******* ******** ******** ******* from ****, *****, *****, and ******. *******, ********** **** supports *** ***** ******* when ********* ** * Hikvision ***.

****** ********** ***** ** currently ******* ** ***** and **-**** ***** ****** with ** **-******* ********* storage, ********* ****** ** resolution ******* *** *-**** in *** *****, *** its ********* ****** ** to **-**** ** ***** on-premise.

*******

********** ****** ********* ******* a ******* ***** ******** to *** ** ******** maintenance ********, **** * broad ******* *** *** remote ****** **********. ************, while********* ******* ********* ** the **, ********** ***** **** elsewhere ** *** *****.

Comments (2)

***** ** ** ***** watermark ** *** *** YouTube *****, ****** *** last ** ******* ** so ** *** *****. My ***** ** **** this ***** *** *** intended *** *******... ********* this ** *** ** by *** ****** ********* the ***** ****** ***** video ** ***** ** purchased/licenses. *** ********* ***** also ** **** *** background *****. *** ** doesn't *** **** ** to *** ***************, ** does *** *** ** a ******** *********** *****, which *** * **** time ****** ******* ***** or ********** ********* ** words ** ***** ****.

** ** **** ********** that *** ***** ****** let *** *** ***** services **** *** ** the **** *** ************ going ** **** *******-***** controlled *********.

* ****** ** **** platform **** ** **** as **** ** *** their ***** ***** ********* and ****-**-******** ****...

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