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ONVIF is rewarding developers who create open source applications that connect to cameras with Profile T functionality. Create and enter your app and you'll earn a $250 submission reward, or a larger cash prize given to our 10 finalists!


ONVIF is a non-profit industry forum driving interoperability for IP-based physical security products. With members such as Bosch Security Systems, Hikvision, Axis Communications, Dahua Technology,  Sony Corporation, Uniview Technologies and many more, ONVIF is making life easier for businesses using IP security products.

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What is ONVIF?

ONVIF is a non-profit organization focused on global standards in IP security.


With over 9,000 conformant products in the industry today, ONVIF is making the IP security landscape interoperable, so that installing and maintaining a security network is simpler and more sensible.

ONVIF is deploying their latest release candidate for advanced video streaming, Profile T. Cameras that follow Profile T will support both H.264 and/or H.265 video compression standard, and possess imaging settings, and motion alarm and tampering events capabilities.


Companies and small businesses rely on open source innovation in security. As cutting edge cameras are released with Profile T standards, the potential to impact IP security as a developer is within reach!

ONVIF Competition Sponsors

What is Profile T?

Learn how to make a simple streaming app

ONVIF is providing video tutorials to create a working video streaming app in no time. Connect to the IP streams available for the competition, and you're ready to innovate.    

HERE'S HOW IT WORKS

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Join the competition platform

Once registered, you'll get access to the platform, where you can get access to live camera streams, view helpful resources and get tech support.

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Develop exciting solutions within your app    

Submit an open source mobile or desktop app with an innovative security solution.

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Submit your app and get rewarded!

Enter your app by June 3rd to earn rewards. 

Winners and submitters will be awarded in June.

Judging Criteria:

INNOVATION

USABILITY

CODE QUALITY

STYLE/UX

Be open source

Connect to prototype cameras with Profile T functionality

Implement an innovative IP security solution

To qualify, apps must:

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$2,500

PRIZES

All other qualified submitters receive...

Amazon Gift Card

$250

3

finalists receive...

$3,000

$2,000

$800

1st

7

2nd

   winning submissions receive...

3rd

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Over 450+ companies, including:

louisa@bemyapp.com

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