ONVIF (Open Network Video Interface Forum) is an open forum founded for standardization initiative for IP-based physical security and video products.
Panasonic is taking an active part in promoting ONVIF as a member of the ONVIF Technical Committee.
ONVIF has several profiles. Profiles are provided to control security devices with different functions such as cameras and recorders.
Standardization of video / audio communication and PTZ control protocol etc. of video equipment connected to IP network.
Standardization of site information, door access control, event and alarm management for products used in electronic access control system.
Quickly discover Profile Q compliant security products, and set basic IP network settings.
ONVIF profile A includes routine access control functions for granting and invalidating employee certification of the access control system, creating and updating schedules, as well as changing the access control authority within the system.