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Argus Cloud: The Future of Secure & Affordable Video Surveillance

Argus Cloud: The Future of Secure & Affordable Video Surveillance

The future of video surveillance: cloud-based, simple, affordable, secure and scalable


Video surveillance is an important part of the security strategy for companies and private individuals. In recent years, cloud technology has developed rapidly and now also offers a number of advantages for video surveillance.


Scalability and flexibility:

  • Cloud-based solutions are scalable and can be adapted to your needs. You can easily add additional cameras or expand storage space without having to buy or configure hardware.

  • With Milestone XProtect on Argus Cloud, you can take advantage of the cloud without sacrificing the proven features and performance of Milestone XProtect.


Cost effectiveness:

  • Cloud-based solutions are generally more cost-effective than conventional software solutions. You only pay for the resources you actually use and don't have to buy or maintain hardware.
  • With Milestone XProtect on Cloud, you can reduce your costs while improving the security and reliability of your video surveillance.



  • Cloud-based solutions offer a high level of security.
  • Your data is stored in highly secure data centers and is protected by state-of-the-art security measures.


Mobile access:

  • With cloud-based solutions, you can access your videos anytime, anywhere, whether you're on a computer, tablet or smartphone.
  • With Milestone XProtect on Cloud, you can view and manage your videos in real time from anywhere in the world.


Why Argus Cloud?


We offer our customers tailor-made cloud solutions for Milestone XProtect, which is specifically tailored to the needs of companies and private individuals. Our cloud solution offers you the following advantages:



  • Your data is stored in highly secure data centers and is protected by state-of-the-art security measures.



  • Focus on your business, not on security and maintenance. With the optional Argus Managed Cloud solution, we take care of the setup, configuration, optimization, security and maintenance of the system.


Favorable prices for servers and storage:

Milestone XProtect on Cloud leverages the security features of the cloud platform and provides additional layers of security to protect your data.

  • Our cloud solutions are significantly cheaper than comparable offerings from AWS and Google Cloud. You only pay for the resources you actually use.


Flexible and without limitations:

  • We tailor our solutions to your needs and budget. You can bring your own XProtect license, recording server or storage. We offer hybrid solutions (recording server on-prem) as well as direct, vendor-independent camera to cloud solutions.
  • You can manage your own cloud instance or we can also manage the entire system for you.


Support and service from Milestone experts:

  • Our Milestone expert team consists of highly qualified and certified professionals with extensive experience in the installation and configuration of Milestone video surveillance systems.


Fully functional



Take advantage of automatic license plate recognition



Axis Optimizer, Vivotek, i-Pro*, Hanwha, Rapid Review*, SAIMOS*



Uncompromising security with HTTPS, server and streaming certificates



Adaptive streaming and hardware acceleration with Nvidia and Intel GPUs



Visualize entire systems, navigate effortlessly and respond to alarms



Failover management and recording server, edge recording, event proxy, open network bridge, video push, PTZ control, hotspot and carousel views


* Ongoing projects




Security meets simplicity and functionality with our cloud solution! Test our affordable cloud solution for yourself now and find out more about it.

Connecting the Milestone XProtect Smart Client to our cloud solution allows you to access our demo server from anywhere as long as you have an internet connection. Here you will find a simple step-by-step guide to make this process as smooth as possible.


Step 1: Preparation

Before you start, make sure you have the latest XProtect Smart Client 64 Bit installed on your computer. Contact us if you do not yet have an account with Milestone and to receive the login information (username and password) for the Argus Demo Server: support(at)argus.eu


Step 2: Open Milestone XProtect Smart Client

Start the Milestone XProtect Smart Client on your computer.


Step 3: Enter login information
Enter the following domain name of our cloud server under Computer: demomgmtsrv.argus.eu
Under Authentication, select Basic Authentication. Enter the username and password that you received from us.
Click Connect to establish the connection to the cloud server.


Help and support
Should you encounter any problems during setup or use, our customer support team is ready to help you. Do not hesitate to contact us: support(at)argus.eu


Additional tips:
- Make sure your Internet connection is stable to ensure an uninterrupted connection.
- Regular updates of the Milestone XProtect Smart Client ensure optimal performance and security.
- Take advantage of Milestone training resources and documentation to unlock the full potential of our cloud solution.

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