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Configuring IoT Policy

The chapter introduces the following topics:

  • Preparations for IoT Policy Configuration
  • Configuring IoT Policy

Preparations for IoT Policy Configuration

Before configuring the IoT policy, ensure the following conditions have been met.

  1. The IoT Policy function is supported for the system version.
  2. The IoT license has been installed and you log in to the device again.

Configuring IoT Policy

System supports the configuration of IoT policy based on the zone.

To configure the IoT policy based on the zone, take the following steps:

  1. For how to create or edit the zone, refer to Zone.

  2. In the Zone Configuration dialog, click the IoT Monitor tab.

  3. Select the Enable check box. You can select a configured IoT profile from the Profile drop-down list, or click Add Profile in the drop-down list to create an IoT profile. For how to configure the IoT policy profile, refer to Configuring IoT Profile.
  4. Click OK to save the configurations.

Configuring IoT Profile

To create an IoT profile, take the following steps:

  1. Click Object > IoT Policy > Profile.
  2. Click New and the IoT Profile Configuration dialog pops up.

  3. Click OK to save the configurations.
To ensure the normal performance of IoT policy, the network video monitoring devices should:
  • enable ONVIF service and multi-cast detection function.
  • communicate with the Hillstone devices.