VIDEO TECHNOLOGY FOR CITIES
It's time to rethink city living
The pressure is on. By 2050, nearly 70% of the world’s population will be living in cities, putting immense pressure on infrastructure. Connected video technology provides innovative solutions for persistant challenges enabling us to rethink city living.
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Securing cities, protecting lives
Rapid urbanization is changing the way we live and affecting mobility and safety. Data-driven video technology delivers the insights and capabilities to maintain and improve urban quality of life. It enables security operators, law enforcement, emergency services and others to seamlessly collaborate and quickly act. With centralized solutions based on XProtect® video management software (VMS), we can create safer, smarter cities.
See how it’s done with video
Discover how city first responders, municipal departments and law enforcement can use XProtect to improve safety and quality of life.
Employ new solutions to old problems
XProtect VMS enables cities to take care of everyday challenges while preparing for the future.
Boost public safety
Keep a keen eye on parks, shopping malls, transit stations, and more to detect suspicious activities, prevent vandalism, and investigate incidents to improve overall safety. All while gathering valuable evidence for law enforcement agencies.
Make data-driven decisions
Uncover crime trends and identify areas where attention is needed. Through video and IoT data, you're equipped to allocate resources efficiently, tackle potential dangers, and promote community engagement.
Improve quality of life
Whether it's greater resident satisfaction or enhanced mobility, XProtect centralizes your city operations, enabling swift action, fostering closer collaboration, and boosting quality of life for residents.
Milestone's search capabilities are very sophisticated. They have reduced the time it takes us to find specific footage by around 95%, allowing us to pinpoint a specific time across all our camera streams accurately and quickly.
Dylan Styles, City Security Project Officer at Hobart
Insights and customer stories
City of Hobart brings safety down under on top
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How This City’s Operations Managed Covid Using Video Technology
How a vibrant community is scaling up peace of mind by scaling out their video
How body cameras stepped in to secure the largest march in the world
How open integration made a city smarter than the sum of its smarts
Success story for law enforcement and mobile surveillance
How Sofia brought civic security together with smart video platform
Calgary’s open video platform enables smart city data
How the smart city vision has become a reality with Milestone video and IBM AI
Ligonier Valley School District preserves its safety profile with video tech upgrades
How Brazil's Federal Courts Stop Criminals in their Tracks with Video Technology
IT network team scales out Milestone video as a service at W. Kentucky University
Houston multi-service center ensures voting integrity with IP video platform
Unlock the potential of video across your city
Learn how XProtect’s core features, extensions and third-party integrations add more functionality to your system.
Centralize large-scale operations
XProtect Corporate is the perfect choice for large-scale, high-security deployments. It enables more efficient and connected city operations.
The management platform, advanced video grooming functions, and encryption capabilities centralize operations and reduce video storage costs. You are can also count on the integrity of video evidence and its compliance with industry and federal regulations.
As an open platform, XProtect enables diverse installations to be seamlessly integrated.
Cross-check data and video
With XProtect you can centralize and automate your access control functions directly in the platform. This includes large sites with hundreds of access points.
The access control function links relevant cameras with sensors, and adds an additional layer of verification to ensure only authorized people can enter restricted areas.
Due to the open platform nature of XProtect, you can also supplement notifications, event logging, and video tagging with documented access control capabilities— all
Find more, search less
Locating an incident, individual, vehicle or item on video has traditionally been extremely time-consuming, especially when a site has multiple cameras recording 24/7.
XProtect® Rapid REVIEW helps reduce the time it takes to narrow down the search. What took hours now takes minutes thanks to detailed search filtering and advanced analytics.
Manage crowd safety and ease mobility
The public inconvenience and potential danger associated with large crowds, such as at sports events and busy transport hubs, can be mitigated or prevented with video technology.
As well as giving security teams enhanced situational awareness, XProtect lets you integrate a range of analytics functions including people counting, and heat mapping. It helps take the pressure off police and security staff, who can be deployed or quickly directed to where they are needed most.
Act faster, save lives
In firearm incidents, every second counts. Gunshot Detection Technology instantly alerts law enforcement and pinpoints where the shots were fired to ensure the fastest response possible and to prevent violence and potential escalation.
This technology also provides valuable data and insights to assist city officials in analyzing crime patterns, identifying high-crime areas, and implementing targeted interventions.
Recognize. Authorize. Protect.
License Plate Recognition (LPR) offers a range of benefits, from apprehending criminals to easing parking and traffic management in busy city areas.
Law enforcement can use it to identify and track vehicles as well in post-event investigations. LPR also reduces the complexity and costs of managing parking buildings and subscriptions and collecting tolls. All the data being collected is shared across city departments.
Cybersecurity you can trust
Our approach to cybersecurity is a carefully developed and proven combination of features, expertise, training, and close collaboration with you. Among other features, XProtect offers:
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