Digital Sentry DS Bundle API installation

Issue

  • DS Aggregation installation process.
  • Install DS API bundle for Pelco mobile support. 

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

  • DS
  • DSSRV
    • version 7.8 and higher
  • DSSRV2
    • version 7.8 and higher
  • Digital Sentry
    • version 7.8 and higher
  • Pelco Mobile app

Cause

Installation information process

Resolution

Your Digital Sentry system comes with several additional services. 

Download DS Pelco API Bundle installer

Run the service installers from your desktop as necessary to support your application. If installing multiple services, install them in order or as directed by the installation procedures below.

* DSFrameServerService: exposes video streaming services over RTSP; required for integrations, video aggregation, and Pelco Mobile.
* DSPelcoAPI: exposes PelcoAPI services for integration purposes and for Pelco Aggregation.
* DSSerenityAPI: exposes functionality supporting Pelco Mobile 2.3 and Pelco Aggregation.
* DSNSMRest: exposes functionality video timeline and thumbnails in VX.

INSTALLATION

Complete the DS System Setup:

  1. Use the DS Quick Setup
  2. Ensure the VideoServer service is running
  3. Ensure the cameras are recording

Pelco API Setup (for VX Integrations) DS v7.9 or higher)

  1. Install the DSFrameServerService. Upon successful installation, continue.
  2. Install the DSPelcoAPI.
  3. Install the DSNSMRest Service

Aggregation Setup for Mobile app use

  1. Install the DSFrameServerService. Upon successful installation, continue.
  2. Install the DSPelcoAPI. Upon successful installation, continue.
  3. Install the DSSerenityAPI.

Pelco API Setup (for 3rd party integrations)

  1. Install the DSFrameServerService. Upon successful installation, continue.
  2. Install the DSPelcoAPI.