With each release, new features, enhancements, or
resolved issues are added to the product.
What's new: March 2019
Push notifications for motion detected events are now supported on mobile devices.
Push notifications can be set up for each camera, and
you can assign a notification schedule to the camera so that you only receive notifications
during the specified days and times.
Each camera can have multiple notification
schedules, which are easily modified, enabled, or disabled as required.
Tapping a notification starts playing the associated video from the motion
detected event bookmark.
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Client administrators can now enroll cameras in their local Community Connect
program by using new remote monitoring options for client accounts. Client
administrators can create and download the remote monitoring user credentials and
share them with the Community Connect administrator.
A new dashboard has been added to the client Home page for end
users. This includes a motion activity summary, camera status, motion activity over an
8-hour period, and the motion activity peak during the 8-hour period.
Support for 360° Stratocast™ cameras in Security Center:
cameras are now supported. The 360° cameras can also be dewarped when federated to the
Security Center platform.
cameras cannot be dewarped from the Stratocast™Web Client.
Stratocast™ motion detection has been enhanced using a new algorithm
improves the accuracy of the analytic. Axis Video Motion Detection
is now supported on all Axis cameras with firmware 6.50 and later.
What's new: December 2017
Extended browser support:
You can now add bookmarks and digitally zoom cameras from the Stratocast™ web client using Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Mozilla
NOTE: The ability to control PTZ, camera focus, and iris control is
only available when using Internet Explorer and Safari. These capabilities will be
added to the newly supported browsers as the features become available and are
What's new: September 2017
Extended browser support:
You can now monitor cameras from the Stratocast™ web client using
Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, and Mozilla Firefox browsers.
NOTE: The ability to add
bookmarks, digitally zoom cameras, control PTZ, camera focus, and iris control is
currently only available when using Internet Explorer and Safari. These capabilities
will be added to the newly supported browsers as the features become available and
are generally released.
Mobile app video timeline:
A video timeline is now available on the Stratocast™ mobile app for
Android and iOS. Using the timeline, users can quickly navigate and playback video by
swiping forward or backwards. Motion events and bookmarks are displayed and
highlighted on the timeline to help users identify when activity occurred. Stratocast™ mobile apps are available for download on the App Store and on Google Play.