Setup and guides

How to use SmartSurveillance Analytics

Learn how to access SmartSurveillance Analytics where you can access the Motion heatmap feature. In the 'Analytics' tab, you can access the Motion heatmaps feature.

How to read SmartSuveillance Heat Maps

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Heat Maps allow for a quick overview of where, when, and how much motion has occurred in a specific camera’s field of view.

Get started by logging into the online portal at dashboard.meraki.com with your credentials.

Where do I find the heat map for my cameras?

  1. Navigate to Cameras > Monitor > Cameras.
  2. Select one of the cameras to monitor.
  3. Click on the Analytics tab.

Heat Maps allow for a quick overview of where, when, and how much motion has occurred in a specific camera’s field of view.

Get started by logging into the online portal at dashboard.meraki.com with your credentials.

Where do I find the heat map for my cameras?

  1. Navigate to Cameras > Monitor > Cameras.
  2. Select one of the cameras to monitor.
  3. Click on the Analytics tab.

View Heat Map Summary
View Heat Map Summary


How do I read the heat maps?

A. The image will display a range of colours to indicate motion.

  • Range is from red for a large amount of motion to blue for a small amount of motion.

B. Click the magnifying glass on any of the images for a zoomed in view.

C. The icon indicates not enough motion was detected during specified time frame.

Heat map overview
Heat map overview

Time frame can be adjusted

  1. Time Resolution.
    • Adjust by hour or day.
  2. Date.
    • Select a date.
  3. Start Date/Time-End Date/Time.

Adjust time frame
Adjust time frame

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