Parking Spotter is one of the 5 Finalists in the running to win Milestone Community Kickstarter Contest 2017

All finalists are nominated by the Milestone Advisory Board and invited to join the Milestone Integration Platform Symposium (MIPS) 2017 in Texas.
This is where the winner will be announced. It is a unique opportunity to meet more than a thousand open platform community partners, resellers, integrators and end-users.

All finalists are offered a free Solution Design Review with our SDK development team, to prepare for the event.
Here are the five finalists:

Integrating with the security force of the future – Autonomous Mobile Security Bot Squad
Preparing a complete turnkey Security Bot Solution that has an API integration with Milestone. Customers can choose what they need the robot to do and it will be ready for video monitoring surveillance with Milestone.

CCTV for the IoT age with OpenCV and Milestone XProtect®
Developing an open-source solution based on OpenCV, with a simple people-counting and virtual fence functionality as a starting point. This simple solution consumes video streams from the Milestone XProtect server, and publishes events to a NodeRED server.

Parking Spotter
Helping end-users find the closest available parking spot and parking owners to improve operational flows by analyzing the video images from cameras installed inside a parking lot and gathering all parking places inside a city/country in a single app.

Security control for XProtect
Providing an entry level PSIM solution inside XProtect: Customer can receive alarms and view device position on maps from intrusion or fire panels. From XProtect, customers can perform basic commands like arm, disarm, enable or disable. This project aims to provide a unique user experience to all alarm devices, regardless of manufacturer or model.

Asset of Things (AoT)
Cataloging video with assets, messages and events, creating a framework to allow the flow of messages from VMS to device and vice versa using the security APIs, event triggering, rules system integration and most other features. This is done by implementing a new tab in the Smart Client and incorporating a MQTT protocol layer into the VMS server using the plug-in integration.