Orchid Hybrid

On-site recording with Cloud VMS with fully remote access

what is orchid 
Hybrid
 ?

Orchid Hybrid is a combination of on-site and Cloud Video Management Software. Manage all of your cameras and video in the cloud and store the footage on a local server with cloud access, all while connecting unlimited cameras across multiple locations using a browser interface.

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Hybrid

Why Hybrid is different

Firewall traversal

Remote access from anywhere

Automatic upgrades

Hybrid
Why orchid vms?

Perfect for companies or organizations that want to

Make their IT department’s life easier by giving them their time back
Make their IT department’s life easier by giving them their time back
Have remote VMS connection and management capabilities
Have remote VMS connection and management capabilities
Have their systems update automagically
Have their systems update automagically
Have cloud access but can’t go ‘full cloud’ quite yet
Have cloud access but can’t go ‘full cloud’ quite yet
Move to cloud solutions but don’t have the bandwidth for Cloud storage
Move to cloud solutions but don’t have the bandwidth for Cloud storage
Hybrid
Looking for something...more? Check out Orchid Core, our on-site VMS for unlimited cameras and locations.
Looking for something...more? Check out Orchid Fusion, our on-site VMS for unlimited cameras and locations.

The main features of the Orchid Hybrid

Camera search engine
Customized camera layouts
Active Directory (AD) integration
System health notifications
Firewall traversal
Cloud recording (with AWS)
Automatic updates for Linux
Hybrid cloud management

About Orchid Hybrid Pricing

We have two purchasing options for Orchid Hybrid based on your purchasing preferences and budget; Hybrid Perpetual and Hybrid Subscription.

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Hybrid
*free for 90 days

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Orchid Hybrid FAQ's

What sort of authentication methods do you support?

Google, Active Directory, Microsoft Azure, Free IPA.

Is there a single sign-on option?

Yes. There are Single Sign-On options for Orchid Hybrid with Google, Active Directory, Microsoft Azure, Free IPA.

How do you manage users and user permissions?

Orchid Hybrid permission groups have infinite and granular capabilities that can be narrowed down by camera, location, user, and more. Plus, they can integrate with 3rd party authentication platforms already built within an organization.

Not only do you have the ability to add permissions, but also to revoke them down to the camera level. Keep the camera facing where you want and know you’re the only one who can move it.

How does Orchid decode video in the browser?

Orchid uses a technology called WebRTC to swiftly transmit, encrypt and decode video through the browser without the need for a plug-in.

How do the on-premise servers talk to the Cloud?

On-premise servers reach the Cloud via a secure VPN connection. 

Do I need to punch holes in the firewall to connect to the Cloud with Orchid Hybrid?

No. We use an encrypted reverse proxy VPN which allows the Orchid server to stay behind the firewall. Alternatively, we can use your VPN to connect the Orchid Cloud to Orchid servers.

Connections to Orchid Fusion Cloud are initiated from inside a customer's premises; no incoming firewall rules are required.

Do I need to have port forwarding for Orchid Hybrid?

Nopity, nopity, no. We use a reverse proxy VPN which allows the Orchid server to stay behind the firewall so you don’t need port forwarding.

What cameras does Orchid VMS support?

Orchid Core can record thousands of models of cameras using ONVIF Profile S as well as RTSP protocols.

What cameras does Orchid VMS support?

Orchid Alto supports Axis cameras.

What cameras does Orchid VMS support?

Orchid Core can record thousands of models of cameras using ONVIF Profile S as well as RTSP protocols.

What cameras does Orchid VMS support?

Orchid Fusion can record thousands of models of cameras using ONVIF Profile S as well as RTSP protocols.

How many locations does Orchid Hybrid support?

Orchid Hybrid supports unlimited locations and is currently deployed across National and Global accounts with thousands of locations and tens of thousands of cameras.

Start recording, managing, and viewing your cameras.

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