Vast Camera & Device Support

Vast Camera & Device Support

Surveillance Station supports a wide range of devices and deep integration of advanced camera features. This gives you more flexibility in integrating new devices with your existing setup or in selecting the most suitable devices to better manage entire surroundings.

Vast camera and device support

Surveillance Station offers native support for all major video and audio codecs, as well as over 8,300 cameras and video servers from over 130 brands. Optimized video codecs with high compression rates used by AXIS (Zipstream), Hikvision (H.264+), and other manufacturers are also supported. View the full compatibility list here.

Extensive camera support

Extensive camera support

ONVIF Profile S & Profile G

ONVIF Profile S & Profile G

Video server

Video server

PTZ camera

PTZ camera

Fisheye & multi-lens cameras

Fisheye & multi-lens cameras

Assisted camera deployment

Start protecting large premises faster by configuring thousands of cameras at once using a powerful deployment wizard.

Add cameras easily

Specify a range of IP addresses and let the system automatically detect newly connected cameras, or follow the camera wizard adding cameras to meet various requirements.

Spreadsheet import

Configure multiple cameras at once by adding their information to a spreadsheet that you can import.

Camera settings copy

Migrate the configurations of installed cameras to a new batch of units to avoid having to reenter the same details twice.

Add cameras easily
Spreadsheet import
Camera settings copy

Broad Camera feature integration

Synology works with IP camera vendors to integrate broad camera features including but not limited to digital output, two-way audio, fisheye dewarping, event detection, and object tracking to provide a powerful, full-fledged surveillance system. Read the full compatibility list here

Digital Output

With support for digital output, you can manually activate external devices such as alarms and magnetic locks, or include them in action rules.

Two-way Audio

You can transmit real-time audio through IP cameras with two-way audio support, eliminating the need to install dedicated, expensive intercoms.

Event Detection

In addition to performing specified actions, with event detection, recordings can be triggered automatically when a pre-defined event occurs, allowing you to instantly obtain valuable information.

Digital Output
Two-way Audio
Event Detection

Recording at the edge

By storing videos in a camera's on-board SD card, edge recording allows cameras to continue recording even when the network connection is temporarily lost or when the server is down.

Support for ONVIF Profile G brings a broader selection of supported cameras, including those with ONVIF compliant edge recording.

Recording at the edge

Monitor transaction environments with the POS system

Integrating with POS1, Surveillance Station is now able to deliver solutions that meet retail business' requirements. Users can manage transactions with corresponding video clips, and receive notifications when abnormal transactions are detected.

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Monitoring transactions

Transaction details can be shown in live view and historical recordings when pairing transaction devices with cameras.

History  search

Search historical transactions easily via an intuitive interface. Historical records can also be displayed with its corresponding video clips.

User-defined events

With pre-defined keywords or events, you can get instant alert notifications when abnormal transactions are detected.

Monitor transaction environments with the POS system

IP Speakers

With the first ever extensive integration with IP speakers, we are introducing analog-to-digital conversion in surveillance to the realm of audio systems, significantly improving the convenience of deployment, management, and utilization.

Convenient and User-Friendly Operation

Convenient and User-Friendly Operation

With just a few simple steps, users can now broadcast audio in real time or play scheduled recordings on multiple IP speakers synchronously with the Grouping feature.

Digitized Deployment with Remote Management and Monitoring

Digitized Deployment with Remote Management and Monitoring

By converting analog signals into a digital format, administrators can easily complete deployment and manage IP speakers remotely troubleshooting and more.

I/O module integration

Support for I/O module allows Surveillance Station to integrate with a wide range of devices with specialized features. This lets you implement more detection methods according to your needs, without having to invest in a large number of expensive cameras. Read the full compatibility list here

Smoke & infrared detectors

Smoke & infrared detectors

LED lights

LED lights

Electromagnetic locks

Electromagnetic locks

Monitor, lock, or unlock door with Surveillance Station

Integrating with AXIS Network Door Controller solutions, Synology NAS and NVR empower you to manage physical access control of your offices, labs, or warehouses, preventing any risks of a break-in or employee theft. You can easily monitor access points, lock and unlock doors all on Surveillance Station's intuitive user interface. Learn more about Access Control

Notes:

  1. Each transaction device requires two Surveillance Device Licenses.