You can use video analytics in Security Center with the KiwiVision™ video analytics module by following a sequence of steps.
|Step||Task||Where to find more information|
|Understand prerequisites and key issues before deploying|
|1||Learn about what you can do with the module.|
|2||Before updating or installing the module, read the release notes to learn about the new features, resolved issues, known issues, and limitations.|
|3||Learn about the different components and how they connect together.|
|4||Make sure your servers meet the recommended system requirements for video analytics, and are running a compatible version of Security Center.|
|Prepare Security Center|
|5||Make sure the cameras that you want to apply video analytics to meet the requirements, are optimally set up, are added to Security Center, and are functioning as required.|
|6||Verify that your Security Center license has a valid certificate for the module. Go to the Config Tool home page, click , and confirm that KiwiAnalytics is in the list.||
|Deploy the module|
|7||If you are not already using the version of Security Center that the module is bundled with, install and upgrade as required.|
|8||Grant users the privileges that they need to use
the module. The following privileges
are specific to using KiwiVision™ video analytics:
|9||In Config Tool, create the KiwiVision™ Manager role.|
Tool, create the
KiwiVision™ Analyzer role.
NOTE: For multi-server setups, create a KiwiVision™ Analyzer role on each server that will perform video analytics, and make sure the Analyzer roles can access the KiwiVision™ Manager database.
|11||Configure how many analytics configurations each KiwiVision™ Analyzer role can process.|
|12||(Optional) On the Properties page of the KiwiVision™ Manager role, modify the usage
data collection settings.
NOTE: These options were configured when you installed the module separately from Security Center, or when you installed Security Center that includes the bundled version of the module.
|Create and configure analytics scenarios|
|13||Choose the scenario type best suited to your needs, and add it to your camera.|
|14||Configure the scenario as required.||For intrusion detection scenarios:
|15||(Optional) To apply the same analytics configuration to multiple cameras, save the configuration as a KiwiVision™ settings file.|
|16||Enable the events related to your analytics scenarios, so you can receive the events in the Monitoring task in real time.|