Release Notes

v2.6.1 - 2019-03-05
Bug Fixes:

  • Fix incorrect notification condition time units.
  • Fix issue with the notification storage size change calculation.
  • Fix issue with daily digest email using incorrect timestamp format.
  • Fix issue with SMTP TLS.
  • Fix issue where the html.dir property could resolve incorrectly on Windows.

v2.6.0 - 2019-1-23
New Features:

  • Add support for Notifications. Orchid Fusion VMS can now be configured to send email notifications when Orchid Core VMS servers become unavailable, have storage errors or their cameras become unavailable.
  • Add pinch-zoom support for digital PTZ on mobile devices.
  • Add support for ONVIF PTZ Presets. (Requires Orchid Core VMS 2.2.2 or greater)
  • Allow iOS devices to perform MKV video export.
  • Add support for using basic authentication for Orchid Core VMS RTSP proxy.
  • Add time endpoint.
  • Add longer time cycles for stage layouts.
  • Expose api player events to parent window

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve support for Active Directory groups with non-standard characters.
  • Improve player authentication renegotiation behavior.
  • Fix issue where Orchid Fusion VMS wouldn't start after upgrading when Active Directory is enabled.
  • Fix issue where setting pages.orchids.size to 0 breaks the servers page.
  • Fix issue with cameras that do not have a primary stream.
  • Fix issue with last week of calendar not getting displayed.
  • Fix issue with Active Directory alternative UPN suffix.
  • Fix issue with Active Directory group names containing forward slash.
  • Fix issue with WebRTC not autoplaying video in Chrome 71.

v2.4.2 - 2018-09-26
New Features:

  • Improve support for multi-domain active directory


v2.4.1 - 2018-08-09
New Features:

  • Add flag to disable WebRTC and expose playing events for the iframe player.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fix issue that would prevent usernames with underscores.
  • Fix issue with Servers page count.
  • Fix issue where WebRTC connections requiring STUN or TURN servers would not show the correct error message.


v2.4.0 - 2018-07-20
New Features:

  • Orchid Fusion VMS now supports WebRTC! Modern Chrome can view live and playback H.264 streams without installing a plugin.
  • Add support for Orchid Fusion VMS Apps. Registered developers can now create custom web applications that are hosted inside the Orchid Fusion VMS user interface.
  • Improve performance for large deployments:
    • Webserver thread count is now tunable.
    • Add pagination, sorting, and filtering for Orchid Core VMS servers on the Servers page when greater than ten servers are linked.
  • Migrate Orchid Core VMS user management to a tab on the Servers page.
  • All new interactive API page.
  • The "Ungrouped Cameras" dialog for Camera Groups now allows administrators to add ungrouped cameras to existing camera groups.
  • Add support for Basic Authentication.
  • Calendar now indicates which days have video for the cameras on the stage.
  • Cameras in the bag are now ordered alphabetically.
  • Last stage layout is now locally persisted per-user.
  • Add 'Up Time' stat to all video players.
  • Add frame rate stat to low-bandwidth players.

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve the 'Recording only when motion detected' recording style.
  • Player messages now give users better awareness where there is no recorded video.
  • Improve player renegotiation behavior.
  • Improve experience when there are gaps in media.
  • Fix issue that would prevent the camera bag from scrolling on Safari (iOS).
  • Fix issue where FBGST API players would not load.
  • Fix issue where a detached Orchid Core VMS could not be re-linked.


v2.2.1 - 2018-03-23
New Features:

  • Add ability to specify a time range when exporting video.

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve the 'Recording only when motion detected' recording style.
    • Player messages now give users better awareness where there is no recorded video.
    • Improve player renegotiation behavior.
    • Improve experience when there are gaps in media.
  • Fix issue that would prevent the camera bag from scrolling on Safari (iOS).
  • Add warning during install if incompatible Orchid Fusion VMS version detected.

v2.2.0 - 2018-02-13
New Features:

  • Add support for cookie authentication
  • Add support for custom Camera Groups in the bag
  • Add ability to save named Stages
  • Add ability to cycle Stages automatically on a timer
  • Add support for full Orchid Core VMS management via the Orchid Fusion VMS UI
  • Orchid Fusion VMS branding and UI updates

Bug Fixes:

  • Improved application load time
  • Performance enhancements for systems with many Orchid Core VMS servers and cameras
  • Improve autocomplete behavior
  • Improve dialog behavior on mobile devices
  • Fix issues with scroll becoming locked on mobile devices.

v2.0.5 - 2017-10-13
New Features:

  • Orchid Fusion branding and UI updates

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve PTZ responsiveness on Axis M5103 and M5014 cameras

v2.0.4 - 2017-09-14

Bug Fixes:

  • Fix issue where Orchid Core VMS servers were erroneously reported offline
  • Fix user interface unauthorized errors
  • Improve server performance when communicating with Orchid Core VMS

v2.0.3 - 2017-09-08
Bug Fixes:

  • Improve custom pop-up agreement on login

v2.0.2 - 2017-09-06
New Features:

  • Add support for custom pop-up agreement on login
  • Add support to register more than 100 Orchids

Bug Fixes:

  • Fix LDAPS for Active Directory authentication

v2.0.1 - 2017-07-26
Bug Fixes:

  • Fix thumbnail preview image resolution
  • Fix issue where bag scrolling would get stuck
  • Fix "mosaic" bag layout

v2.0.0 - 2017-07-25
New Features:

  • Add support for granular Orchid Core VMS and camera permissions via Permission Groups
    • Robust permissions model which allows Live, Playback, PTZ and Export abilities
    • Grant and revoke permissions down to the Orchid Core VMS or camera level
    • Create group hierarchies for easier permissions maintenance
  • Additional authentication options
    • Add support for Active Directory authentication
    • Add support for Google authentication
  • User interface improvements
    • Add 'Clear Stage' button to the camera bag
    • Reorganize administration navigation
  • Automatically install required firewall exceptions on Windows servers
  • Support additional PEM file formats when configuring SSL/TLS

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve error messages when registering Orchid Core VMS servers
  • Improve responsiveness of Orchid Core VMS events in user interface
  • User e-mail is no longer a required field
  • Require Oracle JRE for Raspberry Pi servers

Known Issues:

  • Google authentication is not compatible with Microsoft Edge browsers


v1.2.3 - 2017-03-30
New Features:

  • Add rtspt & rtspst support for Fusion's RTSP proxy service.

Bug Fixes:

  • Improve security.
  • Improve default logging settings and logging output.


v1.2.2 - 2017-03-09
New Features:

  • Fusion now provides FBGST 1.4.4.

Bug Fixes:

  • Optimize UI camera bag requests.
  • Optimize Orchid synchronization.


v1.2.1 - 2017-02-07
Bug Fixes:

  • Fix synchronization issues with Orchid updates


v1.2.0 - 2017-01-20

New Features:

  • Fusion now proxies HTTP(S) and RTSP(S) traffic if an Orchid device is not directly accessible by a client.
  • Add support for playback fast-forward, rewind, and slow-motion.
  • Add low-bandwidth mode toggle to FBGST players.
  • Add stream stats toggle to FBGST players.
  • Improved PTZ controls.
  • Add USB joystick support for PTZ.
  • Add ability to manually refresh Orchid status.
  • Additional operating system support: Ubuntu 16.04, Raspbian for Raspberry Pi, and Debian armhf.
  • Fusion now provides FBGST 1.4.3.
  • Fusion now requires Orchid 1.12.2 or better.

Bug Fixes:

  • Fix issue where removing an Orchid fails silently.
  • Stage/matrix improvements.
  • Fix video flickering in Low Bandwidth Mode in Firefox and Safari.
  • Fix bug when setting timeline bar using calendar.
  • Fix issues with fullscreening unlinked players.
  • Fix autocorrection in text fields on mobile devices.
  • Fix thumbnail preview scaling for cameras in corridor mode.
  • Fix errors when uninstalling Fusion on Ubuntu 14.04.
  • Suppress broken image icon when low bandwidth streams fail to play.
  • Improved readability of error messages.


v1.0.1 - 2016-09-14

Bug Fixes:

  • Fixed Orchid authentication routing bug.


v1.0.0 - 2016-08-31

Fusion released.

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