VMS New Developments Spring 2018 (Avigilon, Exacqvision, Genetec, Hikvision, Milestone, Network Optix)

By: Sean Patton, Published on Apr 04, 2018

What's new with VMS software? In this report, we examine new features and releases for Spring 2018 to track different areas of potential improvements, including:

  • Video analytics/deep learning
  • Cybersecurity
  • Privacy improvements
  • Improved mobile/web clients
  • Additional ONVIF integrations
  • Client capabilities
  • System configuration/administration improvements
  • Additional GPU support

Included in this report are releases from:

  • Avigilon Control Center (6.8)
  • Exacqvision Client (9.2)
  • Genetec Security Center (5.7)
  • Hikvision iVMS-4200 (2.7) / DeepinMind NVRs
  • Milestone XProtect (12.1/2018)
  • Network Optix Witness (3.1)

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******** ******* ****** ********* (UMD)

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Cyber ********

* ***** ***** ** the ***** ************ ****** in **** ** ***********************.

******* ******** ****** ******** Auditing

*** ****** ******* ******* includes * **** ** determine ** * ********* camera ** ******* * vulnerable ******* ** ********. This ***** ************* *** *** ** Hikvision *********** ******** ****** ******* of ************* ********.**** ************ ******* **** ****. Its ****** **** ** limited ** *** ******** of *********** ******** **** partner ****** *************, *** is * **** ******* for ********* ****** ******* practices.

***** ******* ***** *** Password ********

******** **** ****** *** passwords **** ****** **** Exacq ********* *** ** the **** *********** ******** management ********** ** ******** "non-complex" *********** (******* ****** of ** *******) ** place ** **** ****** complex ********* ********* ***** and ********* *******, ******* and/or *******. **** **** enable ***** ** *** easy ** ******** ******* that *** **** ****** to ***** ******* *****-***** methods.

*** *** ****** ****** security ** ********* ** adding ** ****** ** disable ************ ** *** forms, ***** ***** ******* a **** **** ****** the ****** ** ******* and ***** ******** *** first **** **** *** in. **** ***** **** require **** ** ***** 3 ****** ** *********** every **** **** *** into *** ******.

** ******* ** ****, they ***** *** ******* for ****** ************** ** force * **** ** create * *** ********. This *** ** ******* in **** ********** ******* a ******* ******** *** be ***, *** **** a **** *** ** forced ** ****** ***** own *** **********.

******** ******** ********

* **** ** ********'* 6.8 ******* ***** ******** wording ***** ***** "******** improvements":

** ******* *** ** Avigilon *** **** ******:

*** ********** **** *** traditionally **** *********, ******** customers **** ********* ****** this ******. ** **** case, ** ******* ************ some ******** ********, ***** as * ******, **** downgrading **** **** *********.

Milestone *** ******* ******* ******* ********

********* *** ******* **** released ********** ******* ******* options ** ******* ******** regarding ***** ******* ********** **** ********** **********(****) ** ******.

********* ******* *******

*** ******** ** *** solution ** **** *** an *** ** ******* visual *******. *** **** is ********* ** * user *** *** *********** to ** **, *** while ** *****, **** greatly ******** *** ***** of ****** **** **********. This ****** **** ********* shows *** ******* **** vs *** **** ***** mask:

******* "**** *********" ******* Protector

******* ** ************-************* ******** ****** *.* through ************ **** **** ********. **** ****** * facial ******** ******** **** are ********* ** "******* *********". ****'* ******** *** also ** ********** **** Milestone, ** **** ** not * *******-******** ********, but ** * ****** and ************* **** ********* solution ** *** *** user **** *** **** based ********/******** ******* ** Milestone ********.

Web/Mobile ******* **** ******* ****

**** ***** *** ********** have ********* ************* ** their *** ******* *** mobile ****:

******** ********** ** ******* and ********** ** ***** Analytics ** ****** ******

******** ****** ***** *** now ******** ****** ******* from *** ***, ******** door ******* ** **** changes **** ****** *******. Additionally, ***** ******** ******** boxes *** *** ********* in *** ****** ***.

******* ******** *** *** Client

******** ****** *** *** a ****** *** ******, fully ***** *** ********* across *** *** *******. In ***** ******** ** Security ****** *** ****** to ******* * ******** Mobile ****** *********** ** your ******, ***** *** its *** *** ** configuration *** ***** *****. You ***** **** **** Mobile ****** *********** *** the ******* ******** ****** Mobile ***.

***** *** *** ****** Client ********

**** ****** ********* ********* issues *** ****** *****, while ** *** **** time ****** **** ************ for ******** ***** ****** applications. *** *** *** up *** *** ****** or ****** *** ** stop ********* ** * client **** ****'* ********** with *** *********** ***** a ******* ****** ** time. **** ***** **** bandwidth, *** *********** *** security ** *** ******* cameras ********* ** ** unattended ******.

** *** ********* *** Web ** ****** *******, one ** *** **** frustrating "********" ** **** your ******* **** ** be ****** ***** **** you ****** ** * different ***, ** *** device **** ** *****. They **** ******** **** by ******** *** ***** to ************ ****** ** Exacq ****** **** ** you *** ********* *** max ** ** ******* it ******.

******* ***** ***** ******

**** ** * ***** update ** *** **** want ** *** *** web *********** ** ****** and **** **** *******. The ** ***** *** Interface *** *** * native *** *** *** viewing **** *** ******** video **** ** ******* Cloud ******** **** ********* systems. ** **** ********, Nx ***** ***** ****** the ******* ******/*** ******* application ** **** *****.

Additional ***** *******

******* ************* **** ******** their ******* *** ***** devices:

******** ***** ** * Default

** ****** ** *** cameras *** ********* ********* to ***, *** ******* connection *** *** ******* was ******* ** *****. If *** ****** ****** drivers, *** *** ******** select ***. ******** ****** in ****.* ******* ********* ** "** ******* support ***** ***************".

***** **** ***** ********* Output *******

*** *** *** ******* auxiliary ******** ********* ** certain ***** ********* *******. An ******* ** **** would ** ********** * lens ***** ** ******* PTZs. ****** *********** ** currently ******* **** ** official ********* ******* ****, but ** **** **** that ******* **********,********, *************** *********, **** ***** cameras ***** "* ****** future ***** *** *** support".

********* **** *.*** ***** Support

***** ********* ******** **** *.*, ********* *** ***** support *** *.*** ** its ***** ******, ********** several *************' ******* ***** ONVIF/H.265, ********* ***** *** Hikvision. **** ******* ** separate *********'* ******** ******* *, ********* *** ******** later ** ****.

Other ********

** ******** ** *** major ****** ******** *****, developers **** ********* ********* of ***** ********/************:

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Client ************* (**** ******* ************)

********* *** *******-***** ***** Feeds

** ******** **** *******, a ********** ******* **** or "*******" ** ******** into *** *** ** as *** ***** ** cameras ** *** *** they **** ********* *** last ****** ** *** Hotspot, ******** *** ***** switching ******* ******** ****** streams. **** ******* ** enabled ** * **** by * **** **** Setup ***********, *** * basic ******* ****** *****.

********* **** ************

* ***** ******* *******, this ***** ** ****** for ********* **********, ** scheduled ******* ******. ********* uses **** *** ********* single ****** ***** ** monitoring ******** ** ****** view ********. **** ****** allows *** *** ** set ** ** *****-**-****** which *** ****** *** camera **** ** ***** displayed ** * **** attached *******.

******** ***** ********** ** export

**** ******** ********* ******** with ******* *** *********, with *** ******** ***-*** AES ***** ********** **** exporting *****. ** ***** them ** ********* **** Exacq, ******* ***** *** others.

***** ***** ****

**** ** * ****** feature ** *** **** multiple **** ******* ********** video. ** ****** *** to **** * ****** you *** ******* ** your ******, ** ******* user. ******* *** ******** offer **** *******.

***** ***** *********

******** ***** ** ******** is ****** ******** ********, but *** ** *********** for *** *** ****. Exacq **** ***** ****** update "**** **** *** user ***** ***** ****** due ** * **** schedule ** **** ********* to *** ** ******* of ***** ********. *** client **** **** ******* to ******* ***** ****** until *** ****’* ********* start ****"

******* ******** ***** ******

******** **** *** * new ******* ** ****** through *****, ** ******** you ** ********* * section ** * ***** stream *** **** ****** through * **** ** thumbnails ***** *** ****** appears ** ** *******. It ** *** * groundbreaking *******, *** *** definitely ****** ****** ******** Desk.

******* ***** *** ******* Sequences

*** *** *** **** a *** ****, ** system *********** ** **** of **** ****** **** view ********* ** *** Nx ******* ******. **** is * ***** **** for **** *** *****, but ** *** ******* by **** ***********.

System **********

********* ****** ******** ************

** ***** ** ****** to ******* ********* ********* by * ********** ***, Milestone *** ***** ***** configuration ** **** ** the ******** ************. ********* to ********* **** ****** for ******* ******* ********* times, ******** *** ****** cameras, ****** ***** *** other ************** ***** ***** the ******** ** *********. Once *** ************ ** then *********, *** ****** is ******* ********* *** operational. **** ***** ** useful *** ******* ***** systems *******, ******* ** only *** ******* **** just *** ********.

******** ** *************** ** Users

************* ** ****** **** group **** * ****** is *** ****** ****** in *** **** ***********, this **** ******* ***** of ********** ** ***. You *** *** ****** to *********** ******** ***** within * *****, ***** could *** ************ ** system **********, *** *** solve * ******** ****** concern ***** ***** ***** single-sign-on *************.

******* ****** ******* ****** Updates

********* ******** ** ***** Enterprise *** *****, ******* has ********* ***** ****** control ****** "********" ** support ***,*** ****** ***********. There **** ** **** few *** ***** *** approach **** **** *********** on *** ****** ******** of ** ****** ******* system.

******* ******* ********** ** the ***** ********** ******, Security **** ** ********** directly ** *** *** Mobile ********** ******. **** should **** ******* ****** as ******-***** *********** **** not ******* * ******** mass ** ***** ** make **** ******* ****** beyond * ******* ** Enterprise *********. ****** ********** usage *** ****** ********* by *********** ** ******* **** ******** *****************.

***** ********** ****** ******* Intrusion ****** ****** ******

********* ********* ** * central ******* ***** *******, this ***** *** *** option ** **** * backup ****** *** ********** health ****** **** ********* panels ********* ** ***.

***** ********** ****** ******* Automated ************* *******

*********** ****** ****** ******* is * ***** ******* when ********** ***** *** installations. **** ******* ****** you ** *** * scheduled **** *** *****, weekly ** ******* ****** of ****** *************.

***** "****** *** ********* Alarms"

**** *** ***** ***** allows * ********* ****, if **** ****** *****'* record *** ** ******* (user ********** ******), *** can ******* ** ***** or **** ** *****, while ******** ******** ***** alarms.

******* ***** ********* ****** Support

********* ****** ******* ** now ****** ** ** Witness. ********* ******* ** often ******** ** ****** Enterprise ************* (*******, ************, Hospitals - *** *** report *********** ** ************), *** *** **** marketed ** * ************** by *********** ** **** space.

******* ***** ******** ******* Buttons

** *** **** ** fire ** ****** ** turn ** * ***** light, ** ***** * bell, *** *** *** activate **** ***** ****** buttons *** ** ** the ******* **** ** Nx *******. ******* ***** says *** ******** ******* can ** **** *** moving **** ** *******, creating *********, *** *** party *********** ******** ** access ******* ******* (****** alarms, ********* *****).

Milestone **** ****** *** *******

*********'* ******** **** ***** Intel ***** ****-***** *** hardware ************, *** **** release **** ******* ***** processing ** * ****** 3.0 ***** ******** **** (NVIDIA *.* *** *.*** decoding).

**** ******** ****** ******* a *** ******* ** Genetec ******** ****, ***** included ****** ******** ************ since ******.* ******* * ***** ago.**** ***** **** * significant ****** ** ***** users *** *** ******* 4K ***** ** **+ HD ******* ****** ******** monitors.

***** *** **** ** demonstrate * **-**% ******** in *** **** **** Milestone ******* ***** **** acceleration (***** ***** **** ***** Paper), *** ********* ** not ********* ****** *** specific *********** *****.

Comments (29)

**** **** ****** ** what ****** **.

**** **** ****** *** the ********* **** ** feels **** ***** *** much ********** ** **** area...

*** *** *** ************ are ****** ******** *** significant ** ***** ** Avigilon *** ********* **** is ******* ****** ********* which ***** *** ******** to ******* ******** *** unusual ********** *** **** investigation. ********* ******** ********* really ***** ******** ******* that *****.

** * ******** *** new *********** *** *********.

********* ******** ********* ****** gives ******** ******* **** count.

******, ****** *** *** feedback! *** *** ********* on *** *** *** using **********?

** *** *** *** been *********** ** *** country *******, ** ********* studying *** ****** ** established *** **** ***********.

* ***** **** ** partially *** **** ******* the ***** *** ********* are ****** ****** ********, and *** "**********" **** are ******* ** **** cloud ************ *** ************* are ******-***** ** *** consumer *********** *****.

****** *** *** ********

* *****.

* ** **** **** NX ** *** **** odd *** ** *** bunch ****** **** ******* to ******** ***** ****** have *******.

***** *********** ************ * **** **** idea **** ***** ******* to *** *** ****.

** *** ***** **** they *** ******* ** integration **** *** ***** analytics *** ***** ********* which ** ***** ** other ***'*...

** *** ***** **** they *** ******* ** integration **** *** ***** analytics

*** *** ****.... (**.*)

***** *** ***. ********* appreciate *** **** ******* mind ***** *** **** is * ***** ***** software -- ** ******** name.

**** ******** ****** ******* a *** ******* ** Genetec ******** ****, ***** included ****** ******** ************ since ******.* ******* * ***** ago.**** ***** **** * significant ****** ** ***** users *** *** ******* 4K ***** ** **+ HD ******* ****** ******** monitors.

*** ******** ****** ****, and *'** * **** on ***** ****** ***********.

* **** **** ******* from ***** *** ***** great. * **** ***** VMS **** ********** ** and *** *** *** integration *** *********** **** exceeded ** ************ ****** being * ********* ********. Have *** **** ****** ?

****, ****** *** *** feedback. ** **** *** tested ******* **** *****. The *** **** ******* are (*) ***** *** so **** *********** ***** already *** (*) ***** has **** ********** *** years (*.*.,********* *** ** *****,****: ***** / ********** Financials ***).

**** ****, ** *** certainly **** ** ******* Valerus. **** *** *** like **** ***** **? For *******, *** ******* having **** * ********* customer, **** ******** ** elements ** ******* *** you **** ****** **** Milestone? ******* ******* ** hearing **** ******* ********.

* ***** **** ** see *** ******-** **** Luis ** ****** ** this.

****** *** **** **** comment, *******!

* **** ***** **** to *** ** ** is ******* ** **** any ******* ***** **** he ***** ***** ******* versus *********.

**** ***** ** *****. Thanks!

**** ** **** *** of **** ********** **** Knightscope!

*********** ** *** **** camera ************* (********* *** Avigilon) ***** *** **** in ******** **** *** vendors!

********** *** **** ****** is ** **** *******! Operators ******* *** ****** in ******** *** **** their **** **** **** efficient.

*’* ****** ********* **** strongest *** *********** *** now ****** *******!

**** ***** ******** ***? *** *****?

*****,

** ******* *** ** Digifort ********, *** * am ****** ** **** by ***** ***** ** ISC.

*****, * **** ** interested ** **** **** point ** ****

********* *** *********** *** enhancement. ** **** ****** work **** *** ***** are * *** ****** to **** ** **** to *** ** **** the ****.

*** ********* ** *** monitor ***** *****... ***** four ***** ******** ******** a *** **** ******* than **** ** ********.

** ********, **** ***** multiple ********....*** **** *** on *** **** *** the *** ****** *****. Coupled **** ** ********* above ***** **, *** do *** **** ** have *** '*******' ***** card ** ****** ***** monitors. *******, * *** of ** ******** **** require *** ****** ****.

********** *** ***** **** support **** ***** *******. The '*******' **** ** what ** ******** *** streams. *** '****' **** handles *** ********* ** the ********.

*** *******, ** * Dual **** ****** **** FOUR ****** *****, ******* at *****-*****, **** ***** monitors...it ***** ****** * little **** *** ***** streams.

*** ****** ****** *** some **** ******** **** can ** ********* ** perfmon. *** **** ** know **** *** *** doing *** ****.

*** ********* ** *** monitor ***** *****... ***** four ***** ******** ******** a *** **** ******* than **** ** ********.

*** ***** ****** ***** equal, *** **** ****** horsepower, *****?

* ******* ***'** ******: with * ********* **** of ** ********, *** driving (*) ***** ******** will ********** *** *** driving (*) ** ********? That ***** ***** ** me. ** ****'* *** what ***'** ******, *** you ***** ** **** further?

*** *** *******.

** * *** ******* in ** ***, *** 4K ******** ********* * different **** ** *** Nvidia ******... ******* ** use ** *** **** cores ****** **** *** Decoder *****.

**** ***** ********, ***** was ***** *** **** where *** **** ***** were ********.

****** ****!

*** ****** **** * look ** ** **** and *** **** *** guys ** ** *** doing **** **** ****. Very ****.

** **** ** **** but *** **** ****** for ** ** *** US ***** ** ***'* purchase **.

** ***, ********** **** has **** ******** ** NX *** **** ******* to **. ********* ** doesn't **** ******** ****. Meeting **** **** ********* so * **** *** and ******** **** ***.

***** **** ***** ****, I ** ***** **** after ******** *** **** I'm *** **** ******* what ** ****....

* ** ********** ***** to ** ******* **** the ******* ***** **** at ***.

*** ****** ***** ** or **** ******* ******?

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