Desktop VMS

Nx Witness Desktop

"The way all video management interfaces should look and feel."

Overview

The Nx Witness Desktop application is a unified Desktop client for connecting to, viewing, and managing your Nx Witness System(s).

  • Connect to your Systems from anywhere, anytime
  • Manage all of your System(s) users, devices, and rules
  • View live and recorded video (streams and offline files)
  • Search archives instantly based on metadata / time.
  • Automate system reactions with the Rules Engine
  • Increase situational awareness with custom layouts

Key Features of Nx Witness Desktop

The Nx Witness Desktop application 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.

Flex GRID User Interface

A revolutionary interface that allows users to create an unlimited number of customizable, shareable layouts.

Cloud Connect / Admin

Connect your Nx Witness System to the cloud and manage your Nx Witness system from anywhere, anytime.

View Live or Recorded

View up to 64 video streams on a single layout – with support for MJPEG, H.264 and H.265 live streams.

Search Archives Instantly

Search archives using Smart Motion, time and date, video analytics metadata, events, Bookmarks, and more.

IFTTT Rules Engine

Automate System reactions based on camera, IoT, and 3rd party HTTP events with a built-in Rules Engine.

Custom Layouts

Create custom layouts combining video, web pages, and IoT devices to increase situational awareness.

Nx Desktop Screenshots

A few screenshots of the Nx Witness Desktop Client in action.

Nx Desktop Technical Specs

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMS:

Microsoft Windows

Ubuntu Linux

Apple / Mac OSX

MAXIMUM # OF GRID ITEMS

64 BIT OS: 64 Items (e.g. 64 live streams)
32 BIT OS: 24 Items (e.g. 24 live streams)

HARDWARE REQUIREMENTS

MINIMUM SUPPORTED SPECS

  • HARD DRIVE: HDD/SSD/mSATA
  • RAM: 2 GB
  • 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 
  • CPU: Intel Core i7
  • NETWORKING: 10 GB NIC

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

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

Other Nx Witness VMS Components

Learn more about Nx Witness Desktop, Mobile, Server, or Dev Tools…

Cloud VMS

Nx Witness Cloud

A simple way  to connect to, manage, and monitor your Nx Witness systems from anywhere, anytime.

Mobile VMS

Nx Witness Mobile

A low-latency, user-friendly mobile application for on-the-go viewing and control of your IP Cameras.

VMS Server

Nx Witness Server

A lightweight media server that discovers compatible devices, manages system synchronization, and more.

VMS SDK API

Nx Witness Dev Tools

Includes an HTTP REST Server API and SDKs for integrating video analytics, storage, devices and more.

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