A cloud-hosted hybrid video appliance that lets users view live and recorded video over the Internet using a PC, Mac, tablet or smartphone. Ideal for entry into IP video surveillance systems and offers a new source of RMR opportunities for dealers through hosted video services. Accommodates analog and digital cameras and records a maximum of eight channels, including up to four power over Ethernet IP cameras, which makes it easy to transition to high-quality digital video.
Provides auto camera detection and a built-in network switch, as well as the Maxpro Connect feature, which links the unit to the hosting center. A configuration webpage provides intuitive configuration of event triggers and user parameters for each camera. The web-based interface is viewable from any standard Mac or PC browser and requires no software. The interface is simple and intuitive with all the functionality and features that customers need, such as live view and playback of recorded video, one-click simple search of events, advanced search and easy snapshot and clip creation.
Utilizes RTSP and HTTP video streaming for high quality video, while minimizing network bandwidth utilization. Critical events can be captured locally at higher resolution and frame rates and also stored in the cloud for safe back up. Events can be configured based on a schedule, motion or contacts. On the event an email can be configured to notify the user of the event with a quick playback link of the associated video. The arm and disarm feature also allow it to be active only when the alarm panel or access control system are armed. The appliance features Active Alert analytics with SmartVMD (video motion detection), reducing false alarms and monitoring operation costs.