ONVIF control of the thermal DZ was never planned for the MIC-9000i in the launch of the product. However, you can get the Pan and Tilt via ONVIF Device Manager to work by enabling the PTZ configuration of the stream.
When looking at the live view via browser (Dewarped view mode) of FLEXIDOME panoramic 5100i IR camera, the ePTZ controls work only for the 1 top left cameo.
This article provides causes and solution regarding this situation.
Essential Video Analytics (VCA) does not work as soon as the image is rotated to 90 degrees (under Initialization) and the camera is restarted. Additionally, the movements or objects are not recognized.
As soon as you set "Rotate image" to 0 degrees and set it back to 90 degrees, motion detection via Essential Video Analytics suddenly works again.