Mobile VMS Top Integrator Problems

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Oct 24, 2016

In an IPVM survey, integrators report 4 problems most consistently with using mobile VMS applications:

  • Network setup / cybersecurity concerns
  • Latency / Delay / Throughput issues in connecting to video
  • Lost settings / updates break connectivity
  • Complexity / unclear UI

In this report, we share dozens of integrator's feedback on using mobile VMS apps, reviewing these issues and more.

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Network ***** / *************

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  • "**** *********' ** *********** *** ********* ** **** ** ********* to ***** ******** ******, ********* *** ****** ***(*) **** **** work ****** ***** **********, ****** ***** ** *** ******."
  • "*** ******* ***** * *** **** ****** *** **** ** the ******** *************** **** **** **** ******* *** *** ****** on *** ********. **** ************* ** * **** *** ** segregating ***** ****** ******* ** ******** *** ******, *** **** like ******* ** ******* **** *** ***** ************* ******** *** in ******* * ***** *** ************* ** * **** *** of ***** ********* *** ***** *** *********** ** ** *** potential *******. * ***** **** ************* **** ** ****** **** in ***** ********* ******, *** **** *********** ***** ** ******* cybersecurity ********* **** ***** ************* ******* (********* *** ************* **** to ** ****; ************* ******* *** ** ** ****** *** to ********* ****** ********* *** *** ** ******** **** ******* calls)."
  • "**** ********** *** ******** **** ********* *** ****** **** *** internet."
  • "** **** *** *** ******* *** ********* **** *** * find **** **** ****. *** ******* ***** ** ********** ** getting *** *** ***** ** **** ** ******* * ****** DNS ***** *** *** ** **** **********."
  • "*** ******* ******* **, *** ** ***** **** ********** ** the ******** ******. ******* ** ***'* **** ****** ** ******."
  • "******* ** *********** ** **** ** ******** ***** *** ****** access. ****, ******* ***."
  • "**** ** *** ********* ***'* *** *** ****** **** ******* of ****** ****** ** ***** *** ******** ** *****. **** don't *** ****** ** * ******* ***** ** ** ***** own ********, *** ********* ** ******** **** *** **** ** something **** ***'* ** **** ***** ****** ******* ******."
  • "** ** ********** ** **** ** ********* ***-**-*** *************. ************ issues ** ** **** ******* *** ******* **** ** ** usually ** *** **** *** ******* **** *** ********** **** owned ** *** ******** ** *** *******."

Latency / ***** / **********

*********** **** ********* ********** *** ******* ** ******* ****** ** mobile ****. ***** ****** *** ********* ** ******* *******, ********* internet ****** ***** ** *** ******** ********, ******** ******* *****, and ****** ********** *****, *** ** ***** **** ****** **** case ** ****, *** *** ******* ** ********** **** *****.

  • "*** ******** *** ****** *** ******* ** ** ***** **** the ******** *******. *** "***-******" ** "*****" *** **** ******* is ********* ** ******* *** ***** ** ****."
  • "**** **** **** ***** ****** ****, ***** ** ******** ** a *** ****** *** ******."
  • "*** *** *** ** ********* **** ** ******* *** ******* recorded ***** ** **** **** *******."
  • "*** ****** ** ****** *** **** ******** ********* *** ** general ** *** **** ****** ** *** ***/*** ***. ** a *** ********** *** *** * ******* *********."
  • "**** *** *** ******** **** ** **** *******, *** *** control ** ***"
  • "* ***'* **** * ******* **** **** *** **. ***** is ***** ****** ********* ** **** ********'* ************. ** **** estate ***** ** ** *** ******; ********, ********, ********. ** our ******** ** ** *********, *********, *********."
  • "**** **** *****, **** **** ***** ** ***** ***."
  • "*** **** *** ** *** ***** *********"

Settings **** ** ******

******** *********** ***** **** ******* *** ***** *** ******** ** be ****, ********* ***** ** ***** ***/** *** ******* *****, which *** ** ******** ** ******* ** **** *** ******* a ******* ** **** ******* **** ** *****.

  • "*****. ***** ********** *** ******** ********* *******. *** ****** ***** working, ****** **** ******* ** ********* ****** ** ******* *** breaks ************* **** *** *** ******. ***** ********. ** ******** nightmare. ********* ***** ************ *** *** ****. ** ****** * real ******** *** **. ** **** ** *** ***** *** higher *** **** *** ** **** ******* ****** ****** **** are ****** *** ***** ***** ********* *********."
  • "* **** **** *********'* *** *****'*. * **** ***** ** be *** ****** ** *** *** *** **** ***** ** occasion **** *** *** *** ****** ******* ****** ** ********* else *** ******** ** *** ***** **** ****** *** ** the ****** ***** ** ** ***** ***."
  • "*** ***** **** ***** **** ****** **** ** **** **** updating *** **** ********* ***** **** ** ******* ***** *********** and **** ****** **** ******** *** ***********. **'** ****** * human ******** ****** *** * ******** ** *** ********* ***** is ***** *********** **** ** *** ******** ********* ** *********** critical *********** *** *******."

Too *******

*******, ******* *********** ********* **** ****** **** **** *** *********** or *********, ********** ****** *****/******* *****.

  • "*****, *****, ***** ****'** ******* ** ********* *** ****** *****. There *****'* **** ** ** * **** *************** *** *****. It ***** **** ***** *****. ******* **** ** ***** ***. Some ** ** ***** ********* **** ******* ****** **** *** little **** ** **** * ******* ** *** **** *** very **********. **** ** ***** **** **** ***** ******** ***** and **** **** *** **** ********* ********? * ***** ** need ** *** **** **** ******* ******** *** *** **** to ****, ** ** ***** **** * ********* ******** *** icons."
  • "** *********** *** **** *****. *** ******* *** *** ***** to **********."
  • "*** ***********. *** *********** ***** ** **** ********** *** ***- tries ** **** ** ** *** ****. ***** *** *** difficult ** *** ** ** *** ***** ************* ******** *** a ****** ***- **** ****, ****** ******, ***** ********."

Upcoming ****** *** ****

** *** **** *** *****, ** **** ** **** ******* mobile **** **** ******* *************, ********* *********, *****, *****, *** more, ** ****** ***** ****** *** ****, ********* ********* ******** on **** **** * ** **********. ** ***** *** ****** not ********* ****, *** ** **** ** *** ********.

Comments (14)

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