Network protocol for streaming (Unicast UDP/TCP/Multicast)
Using an existing SQL cluster or deploying a new Standalone local SQL?
Is the server(s) being added to an existing Domain? Might need a Domain user login (or just use local server account)
Is RDP access to the server enabled?
VPN access to the network for remote management?
Camera grouping configuration for easier management of camera viewing rights.
User configuration(local or Active Directory integration)
Viewing or task permission of users/user group levels.
Is there any failover recording being used?
Exacq has a good checklist at the begining of there manual.
Sean, thanks for the detailed list. I am going to have to break it up into basic and advanced as some of yours are fairly advanced and won't apply to the average user.
Duncan, thanks for the example. It's a good checklist to compare to.