Sell what you know

Monday, 15 October 2018

Author: Toyah Hunting


Log into Milestone’s Partner Learning Portal to access free training on the latest Milestone product releases, XProtect 2018 R3 and Milestone Husky X8.


XProtect 2018 R3

Exploring XProtect 2018 R3 Update Features

Discover the new product features and the challenges they solve. After completion, individuals in customer-facing roles will be able to describe the benefits of the XProtect 2018 R3 release, including:

  • New Log Server
  • Dynamic Device Event Handling 
  • One-way Audio in the Milestone Web Client 
  • Improvements to Scalable Video Quality Recording 
  • Smart Map in the MIP SDK

Troubleshooting and Securing XProtect VMS with Server Logs

Discover how using the Server Logs node in the XProtect Management Client can help System Administrators track VMS activity, troubleshoot problems, and secure their systems. After completion, learners will be able to:

  • Adjust log settings and retention times to comply with organizational requirements
  • Identify server log components
  • Apply and clear log filters
  • Use System logs to view hardware, software, or communications information
  • Use Audit logs to monitor configuration changes and operator activity
  • Use Rule-triggered logs to create customized log messages
  • Export log entries for documentation


Milestone Husky X Series 

Milestone’s new line of customizable and scalable NVRs is here. Learn how to design, install, and configure the new Husky X8 with these two new eLearning courses:

Exploring System Design Options with the Husky X Series

This eLearning course introduces five sites with unique security requirements and demonstrates how the Milestone Husky X Series NVR was used in each configuration to support those requirements.
After completion, system designers and salespeople will be able to:

  • Describe how the Husky X2 can be used as a stand-alone, all-in-one NVR
  • Describe how the Husky series can expand an installation
  • Describe how the Husky X8 can be used in large-scale, distributed systems
  • Describe how the Husky X8 can be used in complex, high-availability systems
  • Describe how the Husky X8 can be used in multi-site, centrally-managed systems

Installing and Configuring the Husky X8

This course covers the preparation, installation, and configuration of XProtect on the Husky X8. After completion, field technicians will be able to:

  • Prepare and connect the Husky X8
  • Use the Windows OOBE and the Husky Assistant to set up your Husky X8


Looking for more free eLearning?

Milestone Video Tutorial page: Free videos show you how to design, install, configure, and use Milestone products and features  

XProtect VMS Deployment Best Practice Guide: A reference document for technicians and engineers installing Milestone XProtect VMS (single to multi-server installations, medium complexity), and should be used as a technical design and installation guide when planning, installing, servicing, and expanding Milestone solutions.

Interactive checklist version

Learning & Performance catalog: Detailed list of Milestone training and certification options

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