xprotect express

XProtect® Express

Basic to small surveillance solution

XProtect Express is video surveillance software optimized for retail and small businesses that need to integrate applications, such as video analytics or transaction data analysis.

Cost-effective IP video management software

XProtect Express is manageable, affordable IP video management software (VMS) for smaller, single-location companies requiring a security solution with functionality beyond typical video surveillance capabilities. It can manage up to 48 surveillance cameras and supports simple ways of incorporating video into their existing business operations, such as linking access control to live video feeds. XProtect Express is the perfect match for retail shops, parking lots or office buildings moderate security needs. 

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Easy to use

  • Whether you are on-the-go, off-site or onsite, your installation is only a click away with support for all three XProtect clients.
  • Sleep safe at night knowing the system will automatically notify you if something needs your attention.
  • Use the customizable and simplified user interfaces to tailor the user experience to fit your needs, ensuring an efficient workflow.
  • Save time and labor with advanced search tools that help you easily find what you are looking for.

Access video from anywhere

  • Three ways to access: On-site, off-site and on-the-go, enabling you to quickly identify and respond to issues.

  • Know when something needs your attention: Push notifications sent directly to your mobile device let you know when an alarm is triggered on your premises. You can go about your day with the peace of mind that if something happens, your security system will let you know.


Quickly address incidents and create video evidence

  • One-layer, interactive map: Enables users to easily identify and navigate through different cameras and camera views

  • Search evidence: With simple and efficient video search tools and multiple export options, users can quickly gather and share evidence when necessary

  • Remote control: Users can quickly address issues at all times with the ability to access video and respond to incidents from various locations using computers and mobile devices

  • Share evidence: Easily share evidence exports, such as video or images via a media player, email and MMS

Take your installation to the next level

  • By integrating your system with other security applications, such as access control, XProtect Express series is the perfect choice if you need to use the system for more than just video surveillance.
  • With support for XProtect add-on products, you can optimize your video installation for retail environments by linking video recordings with transactions to reduce fraud.
  • If you have many smaller installations, you can interconnect these with XProtect Corporate to gain central surveillance operations across geographically dispersed sites.

Integrations made easy

  • Create a customized solution that suits your business’ needs.

  • Supports XProtect® add-on products: Optimize XProtect Essential for retail environments by integrate XProtect® Transact and XProtect® Retail directly in the Smart Client

  • Supports third-party integrations: Expand the capabilities of your video surveillance by integrating access control, video analytics and much more.

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XProtect: Easy to install

Milestone has reinvented the process of installing, configuring and using an IP video solution. With automatic configuration wizards and camera detection, it is easy to get up and running quickly with XProtect.

XProtect: Easy to upgrade

It is easier than ever to keep current with the latest advancements and upgrade your XProtect system. When updating to a new version of the same product, the installer automatically obtains a license for the latest software version. When upgrading from one XProtect VMS to a more advanced product, re-installation of the software is no longer required. You can also see notifications about software releases and new device packs in the Management Application when the system is online.

XProtect: Простота в обслуживании

Панель мониторинга клиента – это онлайновая служба мониторинга системы, позволяющая реселлерам получать данные в режиме реального времени о состоянии своих систем. С помощью данной системы мониторинга реселлеры могут отслеживать даже самые простые технические проблемы в клиентской системе и быстро решать их до того, как с ними столкнется пользователь.

XProtect: Easy to manage

Milestone Interconnect™ is a unique system concept that connects all XProtect video VMS, Milestone Husky™ NVRs and Milestone Arcus™ appliances with Milestone premium software XProtect Corporate. Milestone Interconnect is the ideal solution to centrally manage installations for a variety of industries, such as retail, transportation and monitoring stations.

XProtect: Easy to use

Milestone continually strives to make XProtect VMS easy to use, so we offer three flexible ways for users to view surveillance: XProtect®Smart Client, Milestone Mobile and XProtect® Web Client. Depending on where you are and what features you need, you can choose the mobile device or computer you prefer to use and whether you want to access XProtect VMS on-site, off-site or on-the-go. And because all of our clients are free of charge, you can use all three or any combination of the clients based on your preferences.

Enhance XProtect Express with a wide range of third-party integrations

XProtect Express works with the industry's widest choice of hardware for effective surveillance, including cameras, encoders, DVRs and joysticks. XProtect Express integrates with a wide range of third-party software applications and together they can help solve all of your video system challenges.

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XProtect Smart Client

Feature-rich interface

XProtect Web Client

Web-based access

Milestone Mobile

On-the-go surveillance

Three powerful ways to view your XProtect Express system for free 

XProtect Express is easy to use with three free, flexible interfaces. XProtect Smart Client is the daily client interface for control over the entire installation. XProtect Web Client lets you view, play back and share video on web browsers and computers. Milestone Mobile is for viewing and controlling video from smartphones and tablets.

XProtect LPR

Automate tasks

XProtect Retail

Transaction analysis

XProtect Screen Recorder

Monitor computers

XProtect Transact

Verify transactions

XProtect add-ons provide you with extra value and functionality

Milestone has developed all XProtect add-on products so that they fully integrate with XProtect Express. For example, using XProtect® Access Control Module, you can operate and control multiple access control systems from the same user interface within XProtect Smart Client.

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Milestone Interconnect connects remote sites for cost-efficient distributed video surveillance

Milestone Interconnect is a unique system concept that allows all XProtect software, the Milestone Husky NVR series and Milestone Arcus embedded appliances to be interconnected with XProtect Corporate. Milestone Interconnect provides a cost-efficient and flexible way to gain central surveillance operation across geographically dispersed sites. 

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