Video. Made Simple.


Nx Witness makes it easy to create customer tailored video solutions for any industry.

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Nx Witness VMS

An open video platform.


Nx Witness is a customizable IP Video Management platform that gives users the ability to create customer-tailored solutions for any type of project, for use by anyone, on any device.

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SUPPORTED BROWSERS:
  • Google Chrome
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Opera / Opera Neon
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Apple Safari
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DESKTOP OS SUPPORT:
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • Apple / Mac OSX
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MOBILE OS SUPPORT:
  • Google Android
  • Apple iOS
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SERVER OS SUPPORT:
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • ARM Devices

Scroll down to learn about each Nx Witness platform component. 
Or download it and try it free for 30 days.

Nx Witness Cloud

“Nx Cloud simplifies everything.”


The Nx Witness Cloud service makes connecting to and managing Nx Witness System(s) simple.
Set up in Seconds. Connect from anywhere. Share with an unlimited number of Users.

Connect. View. Manage. Scale.

Nx Cloud is a public cloud application hosted on Amazon AWS that enables simple remote connectivity, streaming, and management of one or an unlimited number of Nx Witness Systems.


Keep scrolling for an overview of Nx Desktop. 
Or download Nx Witness and try it free for 30 days.

Features

SUPPORTED BROWSERS:

  • Chrome
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Edge
  • Safari
CONNECT
  • NAT Traversal
  • Data Proxy via AWS
  • Simple Credentials
  • Encrypted Communications
  • Wifi/LAN/WAN
  • 4G/LTE/Data
VIEW
  • Live Video (adaptive)
  • Recorded Video (adaptive)
  • Camera Details
  • Keyword Search
  • Calendar Search
  • Flex Timeline
MANAGE
  • System Settings
  • User Permissions
  • Cloud Connections
  • Email Notifications
SCALABILITY / INTEGRATION
  • Unlimited # of Systems
  • Unlimited # of Users
  • Unlimited # of Devices
  • Cloud API

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

Specs
SCALABILITY
  • # OF CONNECTED SYSTEMS: UNLIMITED
  • # OF USERS: UNLIMITED
NX CLOUD SERVICES

CLOUD CONNECT



  • Connect any Nx Witness System to Nx Cloud for simple remote connectivity from anywhere using Network Optix’s NAT Traversal and Cloud Data Proxy technology.

USER MANAGEMENT

  • Add an unlimited number of users to a single Nx Cloud System.
  • Share access to your Nx Witness System in seconds using only email addresses.
  • Create Custom Roles to quickly assign access to multiple Nx Cloud connected Systems.

HOW IT WORKS

  • Nx Witness applications Nx Server, Nx Desktop, Nx Mobile connect via an active Internet connection to the Nx Cloud service and are automatically connected together using a combination of NA raversal direct connec- tion and data proxy connected via Nx Cloud technologies.
NX CLOUD BROWSER & DEVICES INTERFACE
NX CLOUD FEATURES

CONNECTIVITY

  • NAT TRAVERSAL: CONNECT DIRECTLY TO PROXIED NX WI NESS SERVERS
  • CLOUDDATAPROXY: CONNECT VIA AWS CLOUD PROXY SERVICE

INTERFACE TABS

  • SYSTEMS: VIEW CONNECTED SYSTEM TILES
  • SETTINGS: VIEW USERS RENAME SYSTEM DISCONNEC SYSTEM
  • VIEW: USE NX CLOUD CLIENT TO VIEW LIVE OR RECORDED VIDEO

SECURITY

  • SECURE PASSWORD RECOVERY: VIA EMAIL
  • HTTPS: OPENSSL ENCRYPTED SERVER/CLIENT/CLOUD CONNECTIONS
  • EMAIL: TLS (TRANSPORT LAYER SECURITY)
  • PASSWORDS: COMPLEX MULTI-LEVEL HASH
DEVELOPER TOOLS
  • CLOUD API: AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

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Nx Witness Desktop

“The way all video software interfaces should look and operate.”


Nx Desktop is a rich media player with a flexible GRID interface, unmatched speed and responsiveness, instant notifications, an embedded browser, and a user experience unlike any other video management software.

Connect. Discover. View. Manage. Search. Integrate.

Nx Witness Desktop combines performance, ease-of-use, and a ‘let the user decide how best to use the software’ approach into a single cross-platform lightweight app capable of running on everything from Atom based tablets to Xeon based servers.


Scroll down to learn about Nx Server. 
Or download Nx Witness and try it free for 30 days.

Features

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • Apple / Mac OSX
USABILITY
  • Drag & Drop
  • Consolidated Notifications
  • Flex Timeline
  • Customizable Layouts
  • Digital Maps
  • Adaptive Scaling
MEDIA
  • IP Cameras / Encoders/ DVRs
  • RTSP/HTTP Streams
  • I/O Devices
  • Web Pages
  • Videos
  • Images
CONFIGURATION
  • Events & Rules Engine
  • User Management
  • IP Cameras / Encoders
  • Server Management
  • I/O Device Management
  • Storage Management
SEARCH
  • Smart Motion Search
  • Keyword Search
  • Calendar Search
  • Time-Slice Search
  • Bookmarks
  • Audit Trail

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

Specs
MAXIMUM # OF GRID ITEMS
  • 64 BIT OS: 64 Items (e.g. 64 live streams)
  • 32 BIT OS: 24 Items (e.g. 24 live streams)
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS

WINDOWS

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows 10 Enterprise

LINUX

  • Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS
  • * Additional possible

MAC

  • OSX 10.11
  • OSX 10.12
HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM SUPPORTED SPECS

  • HARD DRIVE: HDD/SSD/mSATA
  • RAM: 2GB
  • CPU: Quad Core Intel Celeron CPU or higher
  • GRAPHICS: Intel HD Graphics 3000 w/ OpenGL2.1 support
  • NETWORKING: 1GB NIC

PERFORMANCE SPECS

  • HARD DRIVE: Performance SSD
  • RAM: 16 GB RAM
  • CPU: Intel Core i5
  • GRAPHICS: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 (OpenGL2.1 support is required)
  • NETWORKING: 10 GB NIC
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SUPPORTED MEDIA PLAYBACK ON GRID

LIVE STREAMS

  • CODECS: H.265 H.264 MJPEG

OFFLINE MEDIA

  • VIDEOS: AVI MKV MP4 MOV TS M2TS MPEG MPG FLV WMV 3GP
  • IMAGES: JPG PNG GIF BMP TIFF

CONNECTED DEVICES

  • I/O DEVICES: Status and Triggers
  • SERVERS: Server Health Monitoring

BROWSER

  • WEB PAGES: Responsive Websites / Progressive Web Apps
VIEWING MODES
  • MEDIA PLAYER: View, edit, and export offline videos and images
  • CONNECTED: View, configure, and manage any Nx Witness System
  • VIDEOWALL: Put Nx Desktop into VideoWall mode to control remotely
  • SHOWREEL: Fully customizable timed viewing tour of any GRID media

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

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Nx Witness Mobile

"Smart Phone. Smart Mobile Video."


Nx Mobile for iOS and Android smartphones and tablets provides fast, dependable mobile access to any Nx Witness System.

 
 

Connect. View. Search. Control.

Nx Witness Mobile - with a custom developed media player - is a low-latency, user-friendly mobile application for iOS and Android devices that allows users to connect to, view, search, and control IP cameras over Wifi or Data networks.

 

Scroll down to learn about Nx Server. 
Or download Nx Witness and try it free for 30 days.

Features

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS:

  • Google Android
  • Apple iOS
CONNECT
  • Wifi
  • Data 4G/LTE
VIEW
  • Live Video (adaptive)
  • Recorded Video (adaptive)
  • Layouts
  • Available Systems
SEARCH
  • Keyword
  • Calendar
  • Flex Timeline
CONTROL
  • Nx1 Lite Client
  • Advanced PTZ / Standard PTZ
  • Fisheye Dewarping (soon)
  • 2 Way Audio (soon)

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

Specs
COMPATIBLE DEVICES
  • SMART PHONES: 64 Items (e.g. 64 live streams)
  • iOS: 24 Items (e.g. 24 live streams)
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS

ANDROID

  • Jelly Bean: 4.1 - 4.3.1
  • Kit-Kat: 4.4 - 4.4.4
  • Lollipop: 5.0 - 5.1.1
  • Marshmallow: 6.0 - 6.0.1
  • Nougat: 7.0 - 7.1.2
  • Oreo: 8.0

iOS

  • iOS 5: 5.0 - 5.1.1
  • iOS 6: 6.0 - 6.1.6
  • iOS 7: 7.0 - 7.1.2
  • iOS 8: 8.0 - 8.4.2
  • iOS 9: 9.0 - 9.3.5
  • iOS 10: 10.0 - 10.3.3
  • iOS 11: 11.0
NX SERVER WEB ADMIN
SUPPORTED MEDIA PLAYBACK

STREAMS

  • CODECS: H.265 H.264 HLS
DEVELOPER TOOLS
  • REMOTE CONNECT: Login using local or Nx Cloud credentials
  • LIVE THUMBNAILS: Thumbnails refresh in real time
  • KEYWORD SEARCH: Search for cameras or layouts by name
  • CALENDAR SEARCH: Search by date and time
  • ADVANCED PTZ: Point Pan, Zoom, Tilt Controls
  • FISHEYE DEWARPING: Dewarp fisheye images
  • ADAPTIVE SCALING: Hi / Low Resolution Switching Transcoding
  • LAYOUTS: View thumbnails of System Layouts
  • Nx1 LITE CLIENT CONTROL: Remote control of Nx1 Lite Client
  • QUICK SYSTEM SWITCH: Quickly switch between multiple Nx Witness Systems

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

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Nx Witness Server

“Lighweight. Powerful. Server Hive.”


The Nx Server application is the foundation of the entire platform - with the ability to operate alone or as one part of a hive.

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Discover. Manage. View. Integrate.

The Nx Server application is a lightweight, powerful media server responsible for discovering, connecting to, and managing Nx Witness system devices and data.

 

That's it! Ready to get started? 
Download Nx Witness and try it free for 30 days.

Features

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS:

  • Microsoft Windows
  • Ubuntu Linux
  • ARM Devices
DISCOVER
  • IP Cameras (ONVIF, Custom)
  • RTSP/HTTP Streams
  • I/O Devices
  • 3rd Party DVR / NVRs
  • Nx Servers / Systems
  • Samba NAS
MANAGE
  • IP Cameras / NVRs / DVRs
  • Advanced Routing
  • Storage (HDD/NAS/DAS)
  • Events & Rules Engine
  • Failover
  • Transcoding
VIEW
  • Live Video (adaptive)
  • Recorded Video (adaptive)
  • Server Health
  • Log Files
  • Audit Trail
  • Storage Status
INTEGRATE
  • HTTP Generic Events
  • HTTP Request-as-an-Action
  • Server API
  • Storage SDK
  • Video Source SDK
  • Any Device or System

(available at my.networkoptix.com)

Specs
SCALABILITY
  • # OF CLIENTS PER SERVER: THOUSANDS
  • # OF CLIENTS PER SYSTEM: UNLIMITED
  • # OF STREAMS PER SERVER: 128
  • # OF SERVERS IN A SERVER HIVE: 50 *
  • * 50 is a recommended maximum.
  • Contact support for more info.
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS

WINDOWS

  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 10
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows 10 Enterprise

LINUX

  • Ubuntu Linux 14.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu Linux 16.04 LTS
  • * contact support for others

ARM

  • Raspbian
  • Bananian
  • * contact support for others
HARDWARE RECOMMENDATIONS

RECOMMENDED BASED ON # OF STREAMS

STREAMS RAM NIC CPU
Up to 8 1 GB 1 GB Dual Core ARM
Up to 16 2 GB 1 GB Dual Core Atom
Up to 32 4 GB 1 GB Quad Core Atom
Up to 64 8 GB 1 GB Core i3
Up to 128 16 GB 1 GB Core i3
  • * CPUs change fast.
  • And this spec sheet is fixed.
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SUPPORTED MEDIA STREAMING

LIVE STREAMS (Viewed in Nx Desktop)

  • VIDEO: H.265 H.264 MJPEG
  • AUDIO: AAC PCM (Mu-Law, A-law) g726 MP3

LIVE STREAMS (Available to pull from Nx Server to 3rd Party)

  • VIDEO: H.265 H.264 MJPEG WebM
  • AUDIO: AAC PCM (Mu-Law, A-law) g726 MP3
  • PROTOCOLS: RTSP MJPEG WebM HLS
OTHER
  • AUTOMATIC CAMERA FAILOVER: ~1 MIN. CONFIGURABLE.
  • TRANSCODING: SUPPORTED (FOR WEB CLIENT, MOBILE, API)
  • DATABASE: SQLITE + PROPRIETARY ARCHIVE INDEX
  • SINGLE SIGN ON: LDAP / ACTIVE DIRECTORY
  • SECURITY: OPEN SSL SALTED MD5 HASH TLS/SSL HTTPS
  • DEV TOOLS: SERVER API (HTTP) VIDEO SOURCE SDK STORAGE SDK
  • NAS: SAMBA (AUTHENTICATED, UNAUTHENTICATED)

(available on my.networkoptix.com)

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