Popular desktop monitoring software. User interface is complex and could be intimidating for beginner, but will help you to get through. Supports Webcams and IP Cameras, controls Pan/Tilt/Zoom cameras, has motion detection and scheduler. Can run custom scripts.
Live recording, streaming video and audio. FTP, SMS and email notifications. Automatic image adjustments. Has advanced security settings. Comprehensive scheduler. Can run as Windows service. Controls Pan/Tilt/Zoom cameras.
100% online home monitoring system. Browser-based, requires no software or networking skills to setup. Automatically records video history. Has motion detection and interval-based recorder. Supports multiple cameras.
Best Linux video camera security and surveillance solution. Provide a complete surveillance solution allowing capture, analysis, recording and monitoring of any CCTV or security cameras attached to a Linux based machine.
Best application for Mac OCX. Publish a webcam with streaming video, view and record video from network cameras and video servers, create timelapse movies, or use it as part of your home security system with its configurable motion sensors
Supports wide range of Webcams, IP Cameras, TV-Tuners and video capture devices. Very flexible. Can perform many different actions when motion is detected. Motion detection can be configured to use "hot spots".
Open Source Webcam capture application. It is free and I found nice tutorial on how to set it up. Unfortunately, it is discontinued.
Low-cost and simple to use home monitoring solution. Playback functionality is very nice but limited to the desktop where frames were recorded. FTP server required for remote monitoring. There were no updates since 2006.
Top of the line product by CrazyPixels. Comes from family of CamLAN, CamPermanent and CamSurveillance. Multilanguage support, nice image viewer, motion detection tuner.
Intelligent webcam software. Monitors your home or office 24 hours a day, captures motion event using webcam, saves into compressed video clips with audio and triggers various alerts including ftp upload, email or phone.