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ONVIF hosts Developers’ Plugfest as a virtual event

The 23rd virtual ONVIF Developers’ Plugfest will be announced at a later date


November 12, 2020
By SP&T Staff

ONVIF hosted its 22nd ONVIF Developers’ Plugfest as a virtual event in October — supporting the continued demand for interoperable solutions.

Nearly 50 developers and engineers from 26 ONVIF member companies gathered virtually over two weeks in October and completed nearly 200 hours of testing. Developers could test products independently for profile conformance, as well as assess interoperability between their devices and those from other manufacturers.

“Like so many other organizations, ONVIF has had to adapt to new ways of collaborating and exchanging ideas,” said Per Björkdahl, chair of the ONVIF Steering Committee, in a prepared statement. “Interoperability doesn’t happen in a vacuum and, while nothing will replace valuable face-to-face interaction with our members, we are grateful for the continued participation of member companies in supporting ONVIF profile conformance.”

Profiles tested at this event include Profile A for access control configuration, Profile C for door control and event management, Profile S for basic video streaming, Profile T for advanced video streaming, Profile G for edge storage and retrieval, Profile Q for quick installation and the Profile M Release Candidate for metadata and analytics for smart applications.

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Due to COVID-19, details of the 23rd virtual ONVIF Developers’ Plugfest will be announced at a later date.