Mobile Application Gives Access to XProtect Platform Using Smartphones
COPENHAGEN, Nov. 16, 2011 /CNW/ - Milestone Systems, the open platform
company in IP video management software (VMS), has announced the launch
of XProtect Mobile, a new mobile application for XProtectVMS users.
XProtect Mobile is specially designed for the XProtect VMS portfolio
enabling users to effectively monitor their XProtect video from any
Security personnel, business owners, residential users or video
surveillance installers who need to monitor installations can now view
Milestone XProtect video from anywhere on an Android™ smartphone or
tablet with the new XProtect Mobile. Developed by Milestone, XProtect
Mobile is a free application that works seamlessly with all recent
XProtect VMS products and will be available as a download from the
Android Market on December 1, 2011.
With instantaneous access to Milestone XProtect surveillance from any
place around the globe via Wi-Fi, 3G or 4G connections, operators can
view and play back video from cameras. XProtect Mobile provides
increased flexibility for surveillance through:
Setting up multiple servers and connecting to cameras from different
Views taken directly from the XProtect® Smart Client
Controlling pan-tilt-zoom (PTZ) cameras
Constant access to view live video or to play back recorded video from
With the ability to monitor installations on smartphones and tablets,
Milestone customers can now view incidents, ensure areas are secure and
take immediate action by visually verifying occurrences from any
location. Milestone Systems has more than 100,000 customer
installations worldwide, many with widespread areas that need
"Let's say you want to maintain a visual of Building A when you are
physically at Building D: with XProtect Mobile, you can simultaneously
watch live video of both buildings on your phone. Or maybe you need to
verify a shipment while you are away on business: XProtect Mobile lets
you play back video of the arrival on your tablet. Or maybe you just
want to monitor your house while you are on vacation. What's important
to Milestone is ensuring you are always able to see what is important
to you," says Christian Bohn, VP Marketing and Product Management at
Milestone XProtect products are designed with usability in mind.
XProtect Mobile's unique, streamlined user interface has been
specifically developed to consume a minimum amount of power and to
fulfill surveillance needs when on the go.
Starting December 1, XProtect Mobile is available for smartphones and
tablets running Android 2.2 or higher, and works with all recent
versions of XProtect IP VMS. It will be downloadable from the Apple® App Store in spring 2012 for iPhone® and iPad™. Mobile solutions for XProtect IP VMS surveillance platforms
are already available now for iPhone, iPad and Blackberry® through Milestone Solution Partners Lextech Labs and MobiDEOS.
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Android is a trademark of Google Inc.; iPhone and iPad are trademarks of
Apple Inc.; Blackberry is a trademark of Research In Motion Limited.
Founded in 1998, Milestone Systems is the worldwide industry leader in
open platform IP video management software, according to IMS Research.
Milestone XProtect products have been installed in thousands of
customer installations, and are sold through authorized and certified
partners in more than 100 countries.
With support for the widest choice in network hardware and integration
with other systems, XProtect provides best-in-class solutions to video
enable organizations - managing risks, protecting people and assets,
optimizing processes, and reducing costs. For more information please
SOURCE Milestone Systems
For further information:
Press Contact: Courtney Dillon Pedersen, PR & Communications Manager, Milestone Systems, Tel. +45-88-300-330 / +1(503)350-1103