Specification Sheet XProtect Expert 2016 Smart Wall 2016

Specification Sheet XProtect Expert 2016 Smart Wall 2016
Specification Sheet
XProtect® Expert 2016
XProtect® Smart Wall 2016
Specification Sheet
Contents
Feature Overview .................................................................................... 3
Key features ...................................................................................................3
Integration options ..........................................................................................4
Detailed Product Features ........................................................................ 5
Recording server/ ............................................................................................5
Management server and Management Client.......................................................5
Event Server ..................................................................................................8
Milestone Mobile server....................................................................................8
XProtect Smart Client ......................................................................................9
XProtect Smart Client - Player ........................................................................ 11
XProtect Web Client ....................................................................................... 12
Milestone Mobile ........................................................................................... 12
XProtect Smart Wall (option) .......................................................................... 13
Miscellaneous Minimum system requirements ............................................14
Licensing structure ........................................................................................ 14
Specification Sheet
Feature Overview
Key features
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Limitless multi-server and multi-site
solution:
XProtect Expert supports an unlimited number
of users, cameras, servers and sites. It allows
the expansion of any installation as it is
required
Centralized management:
A Management Client connected to the
management server enables full remote system
configuration of all recording servers, devices,
rules, schedules and user rights
Milestone Interconnect™:
A unique system concept that enables individual
XProtect Expert systems to be connected with a
central XProtect® Corporate system for central
surveillance operation across geographically
dispersed sites
Milestone Federated Architecture™:
System concept that enables individual XProtect
Expert systems to be connected with a central
XProtect Corporate system in a hierarchical
architecture for infinite scalability and central
management
Alarm Manager:
Single-point alarm function that provides a
consolidated and clear overview of security and
system-related alarms
XProtect Smart Wall:
Flexible and hardware independent video wall
option that seamlessly integrates with the
Management Client and XProtect Smart Client
Metadata support:
Supports reception, storage and export of
metadata, including metadata from cameraresided video analytics and location data in
Video Push from Milestone Mobile
Edge Storage:
Uses camera-based storage as a complement to
the central storage in the recording servers. Its
flexible video retrieval can be based on time
schedules, events or manual requests
64-bit recording servers:
Allow more cameras to be run on a single
recording server
Intuitive map function:
Multi-layered and interactive maps display the
location of every camera and offer control of
the entire surveillance system. It also has
seamless drag-and-drop integration with
XProtect Smart Wall
Bookmarking:
Allows users to mark video sections of
particular interest and add descriptive notes for
later analysis or sharing with other users
Multicast support:
Optimizes network load in systems with many
users by sending one video stream per camera
to multiple XProtect Smart Clients
Multiple language support:
Lets most operators use the system in their
native language with support for 27 different
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languages, while the Management Client is
available in 12 languages
Fast evidence export:
Deliver authentic evidence to public authorities
by exporting video to various formats, including
video from multiple cameras in encrypted
XProtect format with dedicated player
application included
Audit logs:
Enables extensive logging of all user system
accesses, configuration changes and operator
actions
Flexible user and rights management:
Strict privileges on management of users’
access to functions and camera actions.
Modular user management with support for
basic user accounts to global user management
with single sign-on Microsoft® Active Directory
accounts.
Versatile rule system:
Facilitates the automation of different aspects
of the system, including camera control, system
behavior and external devices, based on events
or time schedules
Customizable management user interface
Adaptable management user interface makes it
possible to toggle the availability of functions on
and off in the Management Client
System Monitor
Customizable real-time system monitoring
dashboard and report function for proactive
maintenance of the VMS installation
Customer Dashboard
Support for sending system, server, storage
and device status and errors to the Milestone
Customer Dashboard
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Integration options
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The Milestone Integration Platform Software
Development Kit (MIP SDK) enables seamless
integration of video analytics algorithms and
other third-party applications in XProtect Smart
Client and Management Client
Compatible with XProtect® Transact and
XProtect® Retail, which integrate video
surveillance with ATMs, point-of-sale (POS) and
enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems for
managing loss prevention and fraud
Compatible with XProtect® Access for video
enabled physical security, which integrates with
access control and intrusion systems
Compatible with XProtect® LPR for automatic
reading and tracking of vehicle license plates
Generic event integration enables easy and fast
integration of third-party applications and
systems via a simple message-based socket
communication interface
Supports Milestone ONVIF Bridge that enables
full video interoperability in multivendor
installations using a standardized ONVIF
compliant video-out interface
System configuration API enables external
applications to make changes to the system’s
configuration
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Detailed Product Features
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Recording server/
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Simultaneous digital multi-channel MJPEG,
MPEG4, MPEG-4 ASP, MxPEG and H.264 video
recording of IP cameras and IP video encoders
without any software limitations on number of
cameras per server
Edge Storage with flexible retrieval enables
video retrieval from camera storage based on
time schedule
s, events or manual requests. This enables
users to effectively retrieve video recordings
across low-bandwidth connections
Two-way audio allows users to transmit and
record audio from connected microphones and
audio from the operator’s microphone to
attached speakers
Generic framework for receiving and storing
metadata from compatible devices and clients
Route traffic between multiple connected
cameras and multiple clients requesting live
view, playback and export
Multicast one video stream to all XProtect Smart
Clients. The infrastructure must support IGMP
to reach remote networks
Multi-live streaming gives the possibility to
define multiple streams for live viewing with
different properties. It optimizes XProtect Smart
Client viewing performance according to the
available bandwidth and view layouts, which is
ideal for deployments with remote viewing
A dedicated recording stream enables
optimization stream properties (resolutions,
encodings and frame rate) for video storage
and forensic usage
Secure high speed recording database holding
JPEG images or MPEG4, MPEG-4 ASP, MxPEG or
H.264 streams
Flexible control of recording characteristics for
MPEG4/H.264 streams, making it possible to
toggle between recording key frames only or
the full stream
Record more than 30 frames per second per
camera, limited only by hardware
Recording quality depends entirely on camera
and video encoder capabilities with no software
limitations
Possibility to import pre-event images recorded
locally in camera or video encoder
Built-in, real-time, camera-independent motion
detection with the ability to generate motion
metadata for Smart Search
The recording server runs as a Windows service
under local system account or optional local
Windows user or Microsoft Active Directory
account with run-as-a-service privileges
Port forwarding enables clients to access the
recording servers from outside a network
address translation (NAT) firewall
Support for both IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
64-bit recording servers allow more cameras to
be run on a single server unit
Secure HTTPS camera connection on devices
supporting HTTPS
Pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ)
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“Pass-through” control of manual PTZ operation
from clients with user priority
32,000 PTZ priority levels for control of rights
between different operators and automatic
patrolling schemes
Execute rule-based go-to preset position on
events and patrolling
Pause PTZ patrolling on event and resume
patrolling after manual session timeout
Import PTZ presets defined in the PTZ camera
Rename imported PTZ presets
I/O and events
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Support for devices with one or more input and
output ports
Powerful rule processing engine for execution of
start and stop actions triggered by events or
time profiles
Setup and management
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Download and install the recording server from
a web page on the management server. The
recording server is completely managed via the
Management Client and configuration changes
are applied instantly while recording is in
operation
Local recording server configuration data is
available during periods where the management
server is inaccessible
Recording server manager is available in the
local console notification area (icon tray) for
status messages, start/stop of the service and
change of network settings
Client access
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Facilitate client access
Clients are authenticated and authorized at the
management server and use a session-limited
access token to access the recording server
Alerting and notification
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The system acts as an simple network
management protocol (SNMP) agent that can
generate an SNMP trap as a result of a rule
activation
Logs
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Logging of system, audit and rule entries to the
management server with local caching during
offline scenarios
Management server and
Management Client
System
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Management server for user authentication
logon, system configuration and logging
Management Client for central administration of
the system such as recording servers, devices,
security, rules and logging
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Management Client compatible with XProtect
Corporate and XProtect Expert 2013 and newer
All configuration and logs from the entire
system are stored in a centralized Microsoft SQL
database and accessible by the management
server only
Failover solution for the management server
provides a resilient system solution based on
Windows Server Clustering, ensuring high
system availability
Management server manager is available in the
local console notification area (icon tray) for
status messages and to start/stop the service
The management server runs as a Windows
service under local system account or optional
local Windows user or Microsoft active directory
account with run-as-a-service privileges
To register and validate your licenses, the
system offers easy-to-use automatic or manual
online activation via the Internet and
alternatively, offline activation via email and
web for closed surveillance networks
Support for both IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
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XProtect Expert is compatible with Milestone
Interconnect enabling multiple XProtect Expert
systems to be connected with a central XProtect
Corporate 2013 R2 or newer version to gain
central surveillance operation across
geographically dispersed sites
Milestone Federated Architecture
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System concept that enables individual XProtect
Expert systems to be interconnected with a
central XProtect Expert system in a hierarchical
architecture for infinite scalability and central
management
Centralized management access to all federated
sites
Resilient architecture that allows the individual
systems to function as autonomous sites in the
event of network problems
Site details (name, address, administrators and
additional information) defined in the federated
system is made available to the federating
parent system
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Storage
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Definition of one or more storage containers
with individual archiving schemes and retention
times. Recording capacity is limited only by disk
space
Each storage container is defined as live
database and one optional archive, where the
video data is moved from the live database to
secondary disk systems or network drives. The
archived data is still online and available for
clients
Ability to allocate individual devices to different
storage containers
Move a device or a group of devices between
two storage containers
Storage overview gives instant indication of
used vs. available storage in total and for
individual cameras
Manage maximum recording time for manual
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Hardware wizard to add devices; automatically
using Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) discovery,
via IP network range scanning, or using manual
device detection. All methods support automatic
or manual model detection
Wizard for swift replacement of malfunctioning
devices with preserved configuration settings
and recordings
Wizard for easy moving of hardware devices
(with attached cameras, microphones,
speakers, inputs, outputs and metadata
devices) between recording servers in runtime
without losing settings, recordings, rules,
permissions etc.
Enable and disable devices if they are not used
or are down for maintenance
Adjust settings such as brightness, color level,
compression, maximum bit rate, resolution and
rotation per camera or camera group
Select and configure video format, frames per
second (FPS), resolution and quality for the
video streams used per camera
Select and configure one, or more, video
streams per camera to be used for live viewing.
Each stream can be in different video format,
FPS, resolution and quality
Adjustable group of pictures (GOP) length for
MPEG4 and H.264 encoded video
Assign camera shortcut number for easy
operation by clients
Optional preview window for immediate
verification of video settings per camera or for a
group of cameras
Define multiple PTZ preset positions on the
server
Import PTZ preset positions from cameras
PTZ scanning on supported devices
Define multiple PTZ patrolling schemes with
adjustable wait time between shifts and
customizable transitions with disabling of
motion detection to avoid false alarms
Run multiple patrolling schedules per camera
per day. For example, run different schedules
for day/night/weekend
Privacy mask consistently hides certain areas in
the camera view in live and playback video and
in exported material
Configure device events like motion detection
with pre- and post-buffers, or input signal
behavior options
Fine-tune motion detection sensitivity per
camera manually or automatically
Apply one or multiple exclusion zones for where
motion detection is to be disabled to avoid
unwanted detection
Rules, time profiles and notifications
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Powerful Microsoft Outlook®-style rule system
supports an unlimited number of rules
Rule actions can be triggered by event, time
interval or a combination of event and time.
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Rules can be optionally stopped by event or
after a certain time
Time profiles with reoccurring time selection
and expire condition support an unlimited
number of time profiles
Dynamic day-length time profile follows daylight
changes over the year for a given location
defined by a GPS position, including daylight
savings time
Trigger events:
The XProtect Corporate VMS system and
connected devices support a wide set of events
that can be used to trigger actions using the
rule system. Events are grouped in the
following categories:
- Hardware: events that relate to physical
hardware devices connected to the system
- Devices: events that relates to certain
functions and states of devices available to the
XProtect VMS system via the connected
hardware devices
- External Events: events that relate to VMS
integrations
- Recording server: events that relate to
archiving and database functions.
- Analytics: events from integrated applications
and systems
For further details on available trigger events,
please refer to the XProtect Expert
Administrator's Manual.
Start actions: The triggering events may initiate
a wide set of actions in the VMS system,
connected devices or integrated systems.
For a complete list of available actions, please
refer to the XProtect Expert Administrator's
Manual
Stop actions: The rule engine may also trigger
stop actions in the VMS system, connected
devices or integrated systems upon the
completion of a rule.
For a complete list of available stop actions,
please refer to the XProtect Expert
Administrator's Manual
XProtect Smart Wall start and stop actions; Set
XProtect Smart Wall to preset layout, set
XProtect Smart Wall monitor layout and camera
content
Multi-recipient customizable email notification
with image and/or AVI attachment of incidents
User rights management
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Common and central management of all user
rights across all user and programmatic (MIP
SDK) interfaces
Overall system security definition makes it
possible to globally allow or deny permission to
devices and functions (such as manage, read,
edit and delete).
Device-specific security definition makes it
possible to allow or deny permission to
individual devices and functions (such as
manage, read, edit and delete).
Roles control user and administrator access to:
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General: Management Client and XProtect
Smart Client profiles, dual authorization rights,
system log-in time profile
Cameras: visibility, administrate, live view
(within time profile), playback (within time
profile), search sequences, export, smart
search, AUX commands, manual recording,
bookmark functions functions
Microphones and speakers: visibility,
administrate, listen to live audio (within time
profile), playback audio (within time profile),
search sequences, export, manual recording,
bookmark functions functions, speak to
speakers
Inputs and outputs: visibility, administrate,
status, activation
PTZ: manual control, activate PTZ presets, PTZ
priority, manage PTZ presets and patrolling,
lock/unlock PTZ presets, reserve and release
PTZ session
Remote recordings: retrieve remote recordings
XProtect Smart Wall: visibility, administrate,
control, playback
External events: visibility, administrate, trigger
View groups privileges
Servers: XProtect® Enterprise server access
and authentication details, Milestone Federated
Architecture site permissions
Alarms: visibility of alarms and ability to
manage alarms
MIP: Plug-in permissions
Application: manager, XProtect Smart
Client/XProtect Web Client/Milestone Mobile,
live/ playback/setup, status API and service
registration API
Logging
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Logs of system, audit and rule entries are
consolidated from all recording servers and
clients
Each log file has adjustable size and time
limitations
XProtect Smart Client profiles
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Centralized management of XProtect Smart
Client application options enables optimization
of XProtect Smart Client for different user
categories and skill levels
Define up to three different XProtect Smart
Client profiles
Ability to enforce or recommend optional
XProtect Smart Client application options for a
user or group of users, using maximum three
different XProtect Smart Client profiles
Define general XProtect Smart Client application
options, including (listing not exhaustive):
visibility of time, visibility of camera live
indicators, default image quality, default frame
rate, keyboard and joystick setup, startup mode
and de-interlacing filters
Access to live mode and the availability of
individual control panes and overlay buttons
Access to playback mode and the availability of
individual control panes, overlay buttons and
settings for specific functions, such as default
export path
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Access to setup mode and the availability of
individual control panes and setup functions
Access to Sequence Explorer, Alarm Manager,
System Monitor
Access to setup mode and the availability of
individual control panes and setup functions
Definition of available view layouts
System administration
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Built-in backup and restore support for manual
system backup of all configuration data,
including (listing not exhaustive): system
configuration data, maps, alarm settings and
definitions and client views
System monitor with customizable dashboard
for task or component specific live monitoring
Historic performance and usage investigation
and reports of; storage usage, network use,
server and camera performance
Customizable Normal, Warning and Critical
system monitor and event triggers for; CPU and
Memory usage on servers, used space,
recording and live FPS on cameras, free space
on disks and predicated retention time for
storage definitions
Configuration Reporting enables complete or
partial documentation of system configuration.
Custom and site-specific free-text information,
integrator’s notes and logo can be added to the
printer-friendly reports
License administration
License overview including add-on products,
Milestone Care coverage and renewal date
License owner information, that is synchronized
with the software registration page on the
Milestone website
“Changes without activation” function that allow
additions and replacements of limited number
of devices without requiring license activation
Authentication
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System log-in uses Microsoft Active Directory,
local Windows or basic user account
Use current Windows logon for authentication
Dual authorization offers an optional additional
level of system security, where Management
Client users are granted access to the system
only when a second user or supervisor has
confirmed the log-in with a successful
authorization of the second user
Event Server
Alarm Manager
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Single-point alarm management of all internal
system alarms and external security alarms
Alarm descriptions and work instructions make
alarms actionable for operators
An alarm location map can be linked to each
alarm providing instant situational awareness to
the operator dealing with the alarm
Customizable alarm priorities allow operators to
focus on the most critical alarms
Customizable alarm categories enable logical
grouping of alarms dependent on their type and
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Customizable alarm statuses enable alignment
of the alarm handling workflow with existing
workflows and security systems
Alarm handling result code enables tracking of
the outcome of the alarms
Automatic allocation to alarm owner with
escalation and alarm forwarding possibilities
Time profiles for definition of active alarms
Possibility to associate one or more cameras to
an alarm (maximum 15 cameras can be
displayed simultaneously in the alarm preview
window)
A set of alarm handling reports gives valuable
information about alarm inflow and alarm
handling performance
Extensive logging of alarms
Microsoft Clustering support for the event
server enables secure and redundant alarm
handling
Milestone Mobile server
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The Milestone Mobile server runs as a dedicated
service, allowing it to be installed either on the
same server as other system components or on
dedicated hardware in more demanding
installations
The Milestone Mobile server can transcode
video so streams are robust and can adapt to
changing connection bandwidth. The server also
optimizes the use of available bandwidth to get
the best possible stream quality
Adjustable transcoding logic enables capping of
video resolution and frame rate for video
streams provided to XProtect Web Clients and
Milestone Mobile clients
Option to bypass the transcoding logic and send
direct streams to XProtect Web Clients
Installing the Milestone Mobile server plugin in
the Management Client will give access to
Milestone Mobile server management in order
to change settings, read out miscellaneous
status information, configure codecs used for
exports as well as manage ongoing and
completed exports
Milestone Mobile servers can be installed in
parallel, offering redundancy and/or allowing
more simultaneous users
Milestone Mobile servers can be configured
through the tray controller to easily adjust or
update settings
Use either a default-generated certificate for
HTTPS encrypting the connection to the
Milestone Mobile server or provide your own
custom certificate
Video Push configuration is done from the
server, so users can download and use
Milestone Mobile without having to do any
configuration
Milestone Mobile server supports creating
server-side export through XProtect Web Client
and Milestone Mobile
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XProtect Web Client, including optional browser
plug-ins, is included with the Milestone Mobile
server. No additional setup is needed
Smart Connect enables easy configuration of
internet access to the Mobile Server by
automatic configuration of firewalls and internet
routers via UPnP. Smart Connect also verifies
the configuration and operation of the internet
connection, and can be used to email
connection details to Mobile Client users 1
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XProtect Smart Client
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Dedicated task-oriented tabs for the Sequence
Explorer, Alarm Manager and System Monitor,
in addition to the traditional Live and Playback
tabs
Application theme support with choice of dark
or light themes
True multi-window support where secondary
windows have full functionality and can be
operated in independent mode or synchronized
mode where they follow the control of the main
window
Shortcuts to select a specific window or specific
camera in a window
Camera search function promptly finds
cameras, types of cameras and views in the
system with the ability to create temporary
views to display all or a subset of cameras
matching the search criteria
Display metadata bounding boxes from
supported devices in live views and playback
Live view
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View live video from 1-100 cameras per
computer monitor/view
Multiple computer monitor support provides a
main window and any number of either floating
windows or full screen views
Live view digital zoom allows a full view of
recordings while the operator can digitally zoom
in to see details
Supports multiple view layouts optimized for
4:3 and 16:9 display settings in both landscape
and portrait
Independent playback capability allows for
instant playback of recorded video for one or
more cameras, while in live mode
Centralized storage of shared and private
camera views, enables coherent access to views
across the system
Possibility to instantly re-arrange cameras in
views for optimized monitoring of incidents,
with single click restore of original view
Instant camera placement in live view allows for
instant replacement of cameras in a view,
where new cameras can be placed in a
particular view and positioned through a simple
drag-and drop operation
Use of Smart Connect require Milestone Care Plus
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PTZ
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Update on “motion only” optimizes CPU use by
allowing motion detection to control whether or
not the image should be decoded and displayed
Global hotspot function allows users to work in
detail with any camera selected from any view
Local hotspot function allows users to work in
detail with a camera selected from the same
view
Carousel function allows a specific view item to
rotate between pre-defined cameras that are
not necessarily present in the view at the same
time. Operators can select default or custom
display times for each camera, and they are
able to manually switch to the next or previous
camera in the carousel list
Matrix function shows live video from multiple
cameras in any view layout with customizable
rotation paths, remotely controlled by
computers sending matrix remote commands
Import static or active HTML maps for fast
navigation to cameras and to provide a good
overview of premises
Hide HTML page toolbar in HTML page views
Activate matrix via graphical maps of premises
using JavaScript or integrate with centralized
access control systems
The operator can assign outputs, PTZ presets
and views as actions to joystick buttons and as
keyboard shortcuts.
Two-way audio support enables XProtect Smart
Client to record and play live audio from
camera-connected microphones and outgoing
audio from the operator’s microphone to one or
multiple camera speakers
Adaptive de-interlacing option secures high
video quality, based on the actual video content
received. XProtect Smart Client can optionally
apply a filter to areas of the image where
jagged edges would otherwise show up
Operators may start/stop manual recording on
individual cameras, where the recording status
is propagated to all XProtect Smart Client users
active in the system
Control PTZ cameras by using;
PTZ preset positions
PTZ point-and-click control
Overlay buttons
PTZ zoom to a defined rectangle
Video overlaid PTZ control
Virtual joystick function
Joystick
Manage PTZ presets
View who have PTZ control and time to
automatic release
Take manual control of a PTZ camera that is
running a patrolling scheme. After a timeout
with no activity, the camera reverts to its
scheduled patrolling scheme.
360° ImmerVision Enables® Panomorph lens
technology
Specification Sheet
I/O and events
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Overlay buttons provide intuitive control of
cameras, camera-integrated devices and other
integrated systems directly from the camera
view
Manually trigger output port relay operation, for
example when controlling gates
Manually trigger events by activating a serverdefined event from a list
Bookmarking
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Manually define quick or detailed bookmarks
with the bookmark function
Bookmarks are shown in timeline with instant
preview
Listing and previewing of bookmarks in
recording search
Bookmark reports enable effortless incident
documentation
Direct video export of a bookmark reduces the
time needed to prepare forensic video material
Playback
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Playback video from 1-100 cameras per
computer monitor/view
Advanced video navigation includes fast/slow
playback, jump to date/time, single step and
video motion search
Integrated video timeline with time navigation
and playback controls, including an integrated
function to select a time interval for export or
video retrieval from Edge Storage devices and
interconnected systems
Toggle between simple and advanced timeline
mode
Overview of recorded sequences and
bookmarks
Independent playback capability allows the
independent playback of recorded video from
one or more cameras
Instant camera placement in playback view
allows users to instantly replace cameras in a
view, where a new camera can be placed in a
particular view and position with a simple dragand drop operation
Digital zoom allows the operator to see
magnified details in the recorded video
Export and print
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The snapshot function enables operators to
produce instant visual documentation of a
camera by saving the camera image to a file, or
sending it directly to a printer
The storyboarding function makes it possible to
include video sequences from different or
overlapping time intervals form different
cameras in the one and the same export
Export in XProtect format; including the
standalone XProtect Smart Client - Player
application for instant and easy viewing by
authorities
Export preview with looped playback
Encryption and password protection of exported
video material with a choice of following strong
encryption algorithms: 56-bit DES 128, 192 and
256-bit AES
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Secure video evidence handling with a digital
signature of exported video material that
enables users to verify the video has not been
modified or tampered with when viewing the
export in the XProtect Smart Client – Player
Create evidence material in media player
format (AVI files), MKV format, or still image
format (JPEG images)
Disable re-export option to prevent undesirable
distribution of sensitive evidence material
Bulk camera export in multiple formats to
multiple destinations, including direct export to
optical media, results in more efficient video
exports and more secure handling of evidence
material
Export comment function enables users to add
general and/or camera-specific comments to a
video export when exporting to XProtect
format.
In media player format comments can be added
as pre/post slides
Print incident reports including image,
surveillance details and free-text user
comments
Sequence Explorer
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Dedicated tab for the Sequence Explorer
Search options are: recording sequences (with
support for time slicing), bookmarks and Smart
Search
Smooth navigation with sliding preview and
“drag-and-throw” function for video thumbnails
Preview of selected sequence with auto play
and direct export support
Map function
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Built-in map function in XProtect Smart Client
provides intuitive overview of the system and
offers integrated access to all system
components
Map images can be in standard graphic file
formats including JPG, GIF, PNG and TIF
Any number of layered maps such as city,
street, building and room
Instant camera preview on “mouse over” and
one-click shows all cameras on map
One-click function to open floating window with
all cameras (maximum 25 cameras) on the map
Depiction of camera view zones on map with
clickable PTZ zones for instant PTZ control
Easy drag-and-drop and point-and-click
definition of: cameras, servers, microphones,
speakers, I/O devices, hot-zones for map
hierarchies, camera view zones and PTZ camera
presets position view zones
Integrated control of speakers, microphones,
and events and output I/O control, including:
doors, gates, light and access control systems
Real-time status monitoring indication from all
system components including cameras, I/O
devices and system servers
Graphical visualization of the system status
through color coding
Hierarchical propagation of status indications to
higher ordered maps
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Different levels of status indications available
(alarm, warning and errors)
System performance data for cameras and
servers including camera resolution, FPS,
network use and disk space
Ability to suppress status indications (such as
error and warning) for a given device
Possibility to edit device names in a map and
assign map-specific names and references to
devices in a map
Map editing subject to user rights
Camera Navigator
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Provides consistent and comprehensive visual
verification, ensuring easier tracking of moving
objects in geographically complex environments
Automatically displays thumbnail views of
nearby cameras
Add-on to the map application with no special
configuration needed
Alarm Manager
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Dedicated dockable tab for the Alarm Manager
Alarm list with extensive filtering capabilities
and an alarm preview in both live and playback
mode
Extensive alarm sort and filtering functions
allow operators to focus on most critical alarms
Instant preview of primary and related cameras
helps reduce the number of false alarms
Tight integration with the map function allows
operators to indicate and acknowledge active
alarms in the map
Alarm descriptions and work instructions make
alarms actionable for operators
Alarm escalation and alarm forwarding
possibilities allow operators with appropriate
skills to handle different alarms
Alarm reports enable incident documentation
Alarm location map presents the alarm operator
with a map showing the alarm area when an
alarm is selected
Alarm notification to a single or a groups of
Milestone Mobile client users using Push
Notifications
Optional sound notifications for different alarm
priorities for notification of new incoming alarm
Alarm disabling option enables users to
suppress alarms from a given device in a
certain time period
Instant access to both live and recorded video
from the cameras that are related to the alarm
Alarm handling reports give valuable
information about alarm inflow and alarm
handling performance
System Monitor
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Dedicated dockable tab with system
performance and use information
Dashboard for task or component specific live
monitoring
Historic performance and usage investigation
and reports of; storage usage, network use,
server and camera performance
Setup and management
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Download and install XProtect Smart Client from
a web page on the management server
Notification about new updates at log-in
Application options allow users to adapt the
layout and personalize the application to their
particular preferences
Authentication
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System log-in uses Microsoft Active Directory,
local Windows or a basic user account
Use current Windows logon for authentication
Auto-log-in and auto-restore views
Dual authorization offers an optional additional
level of system security, where XProtect Smart
Client users are granted access to the system
only when a second user or supervisor has
confirmed the log-in with a successful
authorization of the second user
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Support for IPv4 and IPv6 addressing
64-bit Windows® operating system support
enables better performance when viewing and
operating many cameras
Support for multicast streams
Support for hardware accelerated decoding
using Intel Quick Sync video
XProtect Smart Client - Player
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Play back recorded or archived video and audio
evidence, including edited storyboard exports
Same user-friendly interface and most functions
as XProtect Smart Client
Offers a simplified user interface with the
possibility option to toggle between “Simple”
and “Advanced” modes
Instant one-click playback for easy viewing of
exported video evidence
Advanced second-level investigation tools make
it easy to refine exported video and re-export
the most essential evidence
Metadata bounding boxes included in exports
are displayed time synchronized in XProtect
Smart Client – Player
The project tool allows users to merge video
exports or archives from two different locations
or XProtect systems together into one new
export
View up to 100 cameras time-synched during
playback
Camera search function promptly finds
cameras, types of cameras and camera views in
the system
Scrollable activity timeline with magnifying
feature
Instant search on recordings based on
date/time and activity/alarm (video motion
detection)
Evidence can be generated as a printed report,
a JPEG image, an AVI or MKV film or in XProtect
format
Export audio recordings in WAV, MKV or AVI
format
Specification Sheet
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Exported video can be digitally zoomed to view
an area of interest and minimize export
footprint size
Re-export evidence containing XProtect format
and XProtect Smart Client - Player for instant,
easy viewing by authorities
Verification of digital signatures added as a part
of the export, enables users to verify that the
video has not been modified or tampered with
Encryption and password protection of exported
video material with a choice of the following
strong encryption algorithms: 56-bit DES 128,
192 and 256-bit AES
Secure video evidence handling with a digital
signature of re-exported video material enables
users to verify that the video has not been
modified or tampered with when viewing the
export in XProtect Smart Client – Player
View, modify or add general and/or cameraspecific comments for a given video export
De-interlacing of video from analog cameras
360° ImmerVision Enables® panomorph lens
technology
XProtect Web Client
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Access XProtect views through the browser and
avoid advanced setup
Shared views can be managed centrally via the
server with administrator/user rights and user
groups
Camera search function promptly finds
cameras, types of cameras and camera views in
the system
Easy multi camera video playback including
fast/slow playback, single frame step and jump
to date/time with frame preview while adjusting
time
Investigation function with ability to save
exports for later usage or download
Option for client-side video decoding via
browser plug-ins (please refer to
http://www.milestonesys.com/Product-SystemRequirements/ for details on supported
browsers)
Control PTZ cameras remotely, including preset
positions
Dynamic bandwidth optimization when
streaming from server to client gives better use
of bandwidth
Create AVI files or save JPEG images
Export on the server to avoid moving large
video files back and forth. Only download
needed files or save them for downloading
when on a faster connection
Preview exports on the server without
downloading them
Trigger outputs and events with live view of
related camera
System log-in using XProtect user name and
password
System log-in using Microsoft Active Directory
user
Secure connection through HTTPS
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Milestone Mobile
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Supports any mobile device running Android®
2.2, iOS5, and Windows® Phone 8, or newer
versions
Add log-in credentials for multiple servers in
Milestone Mobile to easily switch between sites
or different connection addresses
Views are inherited from the connected XProtect
VMS system. The client automatically obtains
the user’s private and shared views from the
system to be used as camera lists in Milestone
Mobile
A view with all cameras is automatically
generated, allowing Milestone Mobile to be used
when no views are set up. It also provides a
quick way of searching through cameras
Camera search function promptly finds
cameras, types of cameras and camera views in
the system
Cameras can be viewed in full screen to take
better advantage of the device’s screen. It is
also possible to search through cameras in a
view while in full screen by swiping left or right
Digital pinch-to-zoom enables users to zoom in
on a part of the image for closer review and
conduct detailed investigation of video when
using megapixel or high-definition cameras
Play back recordings from the database and
select a specific time or recorded sequence to
start playback, step through recordings and
select a playback speed.
View recordings from the database while
keeping an eye on what is currently happening.
The client displays a live picture-in-picture
frame of the same camera when in playback
mode. The picture-in-picture can be moved by
dragging and double-tapping will return to live
view
Control PTZ cameras with Milestone Mobile
either manually or by selecting predefined
presets for quick navigation
Video Push allows users to use their mobile
devices’ cameras as cameras in the XProtect
VMS. Easy to use and requires no setup in the
mobile device
Option to include location metadata in Video
Push
Trigger outputs and events:
Mobile devices can trigger outputs connected to
the XProtect VMS, or user-defined events to
have greater control while on the go
Connect securely to the Milestone Mobile server
using HTTPS encryption
Export on the server to avoid moving large
video files back and forth. Only download
needed files or save them for downloading
when on a faster connection
Specification Sheet
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Receive alarm notifications using Push
Notifications, notifications include access to
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Smart Connect with automatic Mobile Server
discovery on LAN using UPnP, and easy
connection via WAN to known Mobile servers
without having to keep track of actual server
addresses
Investigation function to access investigations
done in the Web client
XProtect Smart Wall (option)
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Hardware independent, it runs on standard
servers and displays. No special video wall
hardware or network configurations required
Flexible and scalable, it supports multiple
XProtect Smart Walls with an unlimited number
and combination of monitors at any location
Control
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Management of XProtect Smart Wall is fully
integrated with the Management Client
Intuitive XProtect Smart Wall builder enables
easy definition of any number of XProtect Smart
Walls, including the size and position of
individual monitors
XProtect Smart Wall presets provide powerful
control of the layout (camera grid) and camera
content
All user actions are subject to the assignment of
user rights
Use of Push Notifications require Milestone Care Plus
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Dynamic user control of XProtect Smart Wall
layout and content through manual drag-anddrop of items from XProtect Smart Client –
including; views, cameras, hotspots, carousels,
maps, still images, http pages, alarms, texts,
bookmarks (bookmark image or looped
bookmark playback), system monitor
Automatic event-driven control of XProtect
Smart Wall layout and content based on rules,
such as motion detection, I/O, integrated thirdparty applications, time, or video analytics
events
Layout control enables instant insertion of a
camera in a specific monitor and position,
changes of XProtect Smart Wall monitor layout,
setting of all (or some) of the monitors in
XProtect Smart Wall to a predefined layout and
set of camera feeds
Intuitive integration with the map function
enables users to easily drag-and-drop cameras
into XProtect Smart Wall from the map
Supports seamless manual or rule-based
display of any camera in a distributed setup
based on Milestone Federated Architecture or
Milestone Interconnect
Interactive and remote controlled playback of
recordings on the XProtect Smart Wall
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Individual XProtect Smart Client users can view
XProtect Smart Wall views as a part of the
available view selection, which enables XProtect
Smart Wall to be used as an operator
collaboration tool
Specification Sheet
Miscellaneous
Minimum system requirements
The following are minimum requirements for the computers used, please refer
to: https://www.milestonesys.com/support/product-system-requirements/xprotect-
expert-2016/
Supported languages
For details on supported languages, please refer to:
http://www.milestonesys.com/SupportedLanguages
Licensing structure
Server base license
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An XProtect Expert server base license is mandatory for installing the product
The base server license permits the following deployments within the legal entity purchasing the
base server license:
Unlimited number of Management Servers
Unlimited number of Recording Servers
Unlimited number of XProtect Smart Clients, XProtect Web Clients and Milestone Mobile applications
Hardware device license
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To connect cameras, audio devices, video encoders and other devices to XProtect Expert, one license
per physical hardware devices required. In total, for all copies of the product installed under this
license, the product may only be used with hardware devices as you have purchased hardware
device licenses for
An unlimited number of hardware device licenses can be purchased. To extend an installation with
additional hardware device licenses, the base server license number (SLC) is required when ordering
XProtect Smart Wall application license
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XProtect Smart Wall is an add-on product to XProtect Expert 2014 and is subject to separate licensing
The XProtect Smart Wall application license permits connection of unlimited numbers of XProtect
Smart Walls (including physical displays) and camera feeds
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