Use the Monitoring task to monitor events, such as access control events from doors and cardholders, license plate reads and hits from fixed and mobile LPR units, and camera related events, in real time.
The following figure shows a Monitoring task in an access control and video monitoring system.
NOTE: The Events and Alarms toggle button only appears when you enable alarm monitoring for the Monitoring task.
|B||New event alerts appear on the Monitoring tab when the task is not in the foreground.|
|C||The report pane lists events (shown here) as they occur in real time, or alarms, based on your selection.|
|D||A tile can be used to monitor either events (tile ID is blue), alarms (tile ID is red), both, or neither (tile ID is grey).|
|E||Select entities from the area view to view in the canvas. You can select multiple entities, and drag them onto the canvas all at once.|
|F||Widgets used to control the entities that you are monitoring.|