Milestone Systems - XProtect
No. 1 Video Management Solution (VMS)
Founded in 1998, Milestone Systems is the global industry leader in open platform IP video management software. The XProtect platform delivers powerful surveillance that is easy to manage, reliable and proven in thousands of customer installations around the world. 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. XProtect is easy to use, yet powerful software that is designed with open architecture. This means that all XProtect products are compatible with more IP cameras, encoders and digital video recorders than any other VMS manufacturer, giving you the freedom to mix and match hardware to fit your needs and budget.
What type of license
do you require?
XProtect Essential+ is a free full-featured version of Milestone’s market-leading video management software (VMS). With support for eight cameras, XProtect Essential+ is the perfect match for the small business owner who wants video surveillance to protect employees and assets.Request A XProtect Essential+ license
With support for basic alarm management and a single layer map, XProtect Express is suited for smaller businesses that primarily need to capture video recordings of incidents and reactively conduct investigations.
Choose XProtect Express if you need:
- No more than 5 concurrent users
- Basic alarm management
- Single-layer map function
There are almost no limitations as to where a network video product can be placed. Network video has the capacity to provide a high level of integration with other equipment and functions, making it a continually developing system.
Choose XProtect Express+ if you need:
- Support for an unrestricted number of concurrent users
- Full alarm management, including assigning alarms to different users and adding comments to system alarms
- Multi-layer maps to get an overview of your entire installation
- Access to the latest camera technology, such as H.265, 4K or UHD cameras
With XProtect Professional, operators get a complete graphical overview of their security installation, so they can act quickly and provide accurate information to first responders.
Choose XProtect Professional if you need:
- Up to 320 cameras per server
- Software designed for multiple servers
- Multi-layer maps and full alarm management
XProtect Professional+ expands on the capabilities of Professional and includes the ability for operators to centrally manage all servers, cameras and users in a multi- site installation. It’s built with innovative technology designed to save you money and boost the overall performance of your hardware.
Choose XProtect Professional+ if you need:
- To connect more than 320 cameras per recording server
- To centrally manage multiple servers spread over multiple sites
- To take advantage of the latest technology, such as H.265 compression, 4K and UHD cameras
XProtect Expert is IP video management software (VMS) for mid-sized and large-scale installations. It is built with innovative technology designed to ensure video integrity, and boost the overall performance of your system with hardware accelerated video decoding.
In addition to camera-based Edge Storage support, XProtect Expert offers reliable, uninterrupted video recording through failover recording servers. The software includes central management of an unrestricted number of servers, cameras and users, making it the perfect choice for companies deployed across multiple locations.
With multi-layered maps, alarm handling and support for an integrated video wall (optional), XProtect Expert is also ideal for installations with active live monitoring such as warehouses and stadiums.
XProtect Corporate is IP video management software (VMS) designed for large-scale and high-security installations. It is built with innovative technology designed to ensure end-to-end protection of video integrity and boost the overall performance of your system with hardware accelerated video decoding. In addition to central management of all servers, cameras and users in a multi-site set-up, XProtect Corporate includes an integrated video wall for operators demanding supreme situational awareness of any event.
Choose XProtect Professional+ if you need:
- Require the industry’s best performing recording engine with a recording rate of minimum 3.1 Gbit/s
- Require continued access to live and uninterrupted video recordings
- Installations with 24/7 operation requirements, such as airports and casinos.
The XProtect advantage
Because XProtect is based on a true open platform, you have the ability to integrate with today’s best analytics and business solutions and to expand what is possible with future innovations. Whether your installation is just a few cameras or several thousand, there is an XProtect product to meet your needs. Learn more about the different XProtect software products in the key features overview chart below and by visiting the product pages.
The open platform makes it easy to integrate previously independent security and business systems into one video solution for greater efficiency and improved functionality. Use surveillance video for many value-adding purposes, such as training, quality assurance in production control or logistics, delivery and inventory status, insurance claims, employee procedures and environmental hazard monitoring.
All XProtect products easily scale so you can seamlessly expand and upgrade your system according to your needs and budget. A flexible licensing model gives you the freedom to add new technologies as they are developed, allowing you to continually update and improve your solution.