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September 19th, 2019

BriefCam® Accelerates Time-to-Value with Starter Kit Appliance Program for VMS Ecosystem

Delivering a powerful combination of BriefCam’s best-in-class Video Analytics seamlessly integrated with leading VMS technologies; provides low-touch deployments for System Integrators and rapid time-to-value for End Users

BOSTON, September 19, 2019BriefCam, the industry’s leading provider of VIDEO SYNOPSIS® and Video Content Analytics solutions, today announced the availability of the BriefCam Starter Kit Program. The tightly coupled appliance-based solutions, enable low-touch deployments in less than five minutes as a result of a pre-configured and a certified hardware appliance, seamless integration with the deployed VMS software, powerful and intuitive user interface and administration tools, and full access to BriefCam’s cloud-based Learning Management System for user and administration training.

“The BriefCam Starter Kit Program is designed to meet the market demand for high-value Video Content Analytics, seamlessly integrated with industry leading VMS solutions with virtually plug-and-play deployment capabilities,” said Trevor Matz, BriefCam President & CEO. “This channel- friendly solution enables BriefCam and its VMS partners to rapidly deliver best-of-breed forensic analytic solutions to the sub-200 channel of the video surveillance market.”

The BriefCam RapidReview Starter Kit is based on the BriefCam’s RapidReview product, with support for VIDEO SYNOPSIS, robust multi-camera search capabilities including 27 classes and attributes, as well as color, size, speed, path, direction, and dwell time, face recognition and appearance similarity. Collaborative case management quickly and effectively organizes all video assets of an investigation to further accelerate and optimize the video review process. Visual layers support activity level, dwell time, common paths and background changes, round out an ever increasing and powerful set of hundreds of search combinations for accelerating video investigations.

The Starter Kit enables a low-touch, 5-step, 5-minute deployment for rapid time-to-value. The simple process consists of license activation, VMS IP Address configuration, camera activation, SSO enablement/user creation and VMS plug-in installation. The Kit includes out of-the-box support for on-demand and scheduled analytics, and scales to support a maximum of 200 channels. Upgrade paths to BriefCam’s Insights and Protect products are also available.

The BriefCam Starter Kit Program is available to the BriefCam’s VMS partner ecosystem with an initial offering available for Milestone XProtect. Starter kits for additional VMS partners will be available in the coming months.

“Milestone enables an open platform community intended to drive innovation and collaboration across the partner ecosystem, and we are delighted to be one of the first BriefCam VMS technology partners to participate in the BriefCam Starter Kit Program,” said Tim Palmquist, Milestone Vice President of the Americas.

To learn how to participate in the program or find a BriefCam value-added reseller or systems integrator, send your inquiry to

About BriefCam®
BriefCam is the industry’s leading provider of VIDEO SYNOPSIS® and Deep Learning solutions for rapid video review and search, face recognition, real-time alerting and quantitative video insights. By transforming raw video into actionable intelligence, BriefCam dramatically shortens the time-to-target for security threats while increasing safety and optimizing operations. BriefCam’s award-winning products are deployed by law enforcement and public safety organizations, government and transportation agencies, major enterprises, healthcare and educational institutions, and local communities worldwide.

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