With challenges such as traffic congestion only worsening, data-driven solutions are more relevant than ever. Rethink city mobility with connected video technology.

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Because traffic jams cost a lot more than just time

Whether it’s saving lives on the roads or just easing commuters’ days, video technology has a major role to play in city mobility.

Many first-mover city authorities are already using video-sourced data and analytics to minimize accidents and improve overall city mobility. This includes identifying patterns and trends to improve traffic flows, relieve congestion in transport hubs, and much more.


How video technology creates safer cities

This ebook details how cities around the world are turning to video technology to improve safety, mobility and sustainability. You will also learn how Milestone can make safe city thinking a reality.


Don’t just monitor — learn and improve
Video technology analytics are vastly improving road systems by revealing patterns and trends. The video and sensor data being generated gives city authorities valuable insights into how they can improve mobility at both a micro and macro level.
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Save people time and stop congestion
Video technology is helping to lessen the classic city challenge of finding a parking spot. License plate recognition enables automated access to parking facilities, while keeping an eye on capacity. The result is less stress and fewer cars clogging city streets.
Streamline transport operations with AI & analytics
Reduce time, costs and environmental impact by identifying better routes, order sequences, times of day and other parameters. Advanced algorithms and AI are delivering major improvements to operational efficiency across the transport spectrum.

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Milestone XProtect®

Make complex citywide solutions easier to manage

XProtect Corporate is designed for large-scale and high-complexity solutions. Entire connected cityscapes can be efficiently administered from a single management interface.

It features advanced video grooming functions and encryption capabilities to reduce video storage costs, while ensuring integrity and industry compliance. You also have the freedom to adapt and scale solutions as your safe city needs evolve.

Why choose XProtect?

Open platform

XProtect’s open platform architecture provides full flexibility and scalability to build end-to-end video solutions. You can integrate a vast selection of third-party software and devices.

Seamless integration

The Milestone Integration Platform Software Development Kit (MIP SDK) makes integrations fast and intuitive and lets you keep a single interface no matter how much you scale your solution.

Centrally managed

Combine diverse systems and devicesinto a single, centrally operated and managed solution — with XProtect as the reliable hub. Allows easy scaling and operational efficiency.

Highlighted XProtect Features & Functions


Find what you’re looking for, fast!

Accelerate investigations with this advanced forensic analytics solution. With XProtect Rapid Review, you can review, search and analyze hours of video in minutes, and pinpoint people, objects and behaviors of interest immediately. Powered by BriefCam technology, this XProtect add-on puts an end to spending countless hours behind a screen.

XProtect® License Plate Recognition
XProtect® License Plate Recognition
Track vehicles and eliminate driver hassle
License plate recognition (LPR) takes a lot of pressure off city roads and drivers. Applications include road monitoring, automating access control and parking fees, as well as faster incident and accident response. In all cases it optimizes or eliminates manual processes.
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XProtect Smart Wall
XProtect Smart Wall
Collect and connect all video insights
Put an end to silos. Smart Walls collect citywide video feeds, maps, alarms and text messages in a single intuitive and flexible video wall. It’s ideal for assessing and coordinating responses to road accidents or other transport-related incidents.
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Smart Map in XProtect
Smart Map in XProtect
Get a single picture of all installations
Finally get a complete overview of complicated road and transport systems. Smart Map lets operators access and navigate between devices and locations on a highly visualized map. It also integrates GIS maps, CAD drawings and Google and Bing maps.
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More XProtect features & functions for safe cities

Milestone Marketplace

Find all the XProtect products and expertise you need

Marketplace connects a global network of XProtect compatible software, hardware and expertise providers. The intuitive filters ensure you can find and compare the best products for the job, as well the experts to help make your safe city aspirations a reality.

Find the 3rd party software or hardware you need to solve your city challenges

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Data privacy

Secure by design, XProtectis also GDPR-ready certifiedand can be operated in FIPS 140-2 compliant mode.

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Count on the highest securitystandards thanks to tiered administratorand user rights, and the strictestsecurity procedures.

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Responsible use of technology

Our commitment to the responsible use of technology is embedded in our products, people and our approach to the global market.


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