SmartVis Identifier FAQs

Does my system meet the requirements for Identifier?
Identifier analyses multiple Full HD streams of video in real-time.  To make the processing as smooth as possible Identifier makes use of modern instruction...
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018 at 12:35 PM
What are the minimum hardware requirements for running Identifier?
Note, this application can process multiple streams of Full High-Definition video in real-time.  It makes use of all the available CPU, GPU and RAM resource...
Thu, 26 Jul, 2018 at 12:36 PM
My Identifier crashes what shall I do?
If your Identifier either crashes on start-up or during operation then please follow the steps given below. First, please check that your system meets the...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 3:37 AM
How do I turn on debug logging?
If you are experiencing problems with Identifier, occasionally the support team may ask you to turn on debug logging. To enable debug logging it is necessar...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 3:14 AM
How do I turn on core dumps?
If you experiencing a crash in Identifier, the support team may ask you to turn on core dumps.  Two scripts have been prepared which allow you to easily...
Thu, 3 May, 2018 at 3:32 AM
Why do I need a NVidia GPU?
The face-recognition algorithms use the latest Deep Learning algorithms that provide state-of-the art face-recognition performance.   For each face that is ...
Wed, 17 Jan, 2018 at 4:44 AM
What cameras does SmartVis Identifier support?
We supply a list of cameras which we regularly use for projects and we know that work well.  We have done extensive testing with Axis Cameras and have found...
Fri, 7 Jun, 2019 at 3:04 PM
How do I configure Identifier in Linux to display subjects and meta-data when connected to SmartVis Face Server?
Identifier can be run in either UI or headless mode.   This is done on the command-line.  To run Identifier in headless mode. sudo systemctl start identif...
Fri, 31 May, 2019 at 3:56 AM
What face-recognition performance can I expect?
The face-recognition performance you can expect depends upon the environment the camera is located, the operational set-up and the quality of the enrolment ...
Fri, 7 Jun, 2019 at 3:07 PM
How should I set my camera up for optimal face-recognition performance?
SmartVis Face has been designed to process video up-to Full HD video, i.e. 1920x1080.  The minimum resolution requirement is driven by the minimum head-size...
Fri, 7 Jun, 2019 at 3:14 PM