Genetec and Milestone 500 Camera Recorders Announced

Author: Ethan Ace, Published on Apr 05, 2016

The megaserver era has arrived?

VMS manufacturers Genetec and Milestone have both announced new hardware claiming support for 500 cameras or more, huge increases over past claims.

But the question is: can servers really handle real world throughput for these high camera counts? And is there really any market demand for it?

In this note we take a look at the announcement from both manufacturers, the logistics of bandwidth vs. camera count and other issues, and how these recorders may impact the surveillance market.

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Genetec ********

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* ****** ***** (**** * ***** ******* *********) ****** **** **** throughput, *** ** ** *** *******.

Milestone ********

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Generally *** ***** ** ***

** *** ** *** *******, ***** *** ********* ********** ******* Genetec *** ********* ****, *** ******* *** ***** ** **** to **** ****** *** ********.

*** *******, ********* ********* ** **:

*** **** ***** ** *********** ******* ** *** ************* ** the *** **** ***** **** ** ** ********* *** - 720P ** ******* ******* ** *****, ***/* *** ****** ** disks.

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**** ***** ***** ******?

**** **** ***** ****** **** ** **** *********, ********* *.***+, or ******* *********** ** ****** ******* ********. *******, **** *** ***** ********* in **** ****** ******, ******* **** **** ******* **** *** limited ********, *** ********** ************ **** ***** ** **** *** worst **** ********* ** *******, **** **** ********** ******** **** ** these *** ******, *** ****** **********.

Large ****** ***** ** *******

***** **** ********** ******** ******* *** ********* ********* ** **** allow *** ****** *********** *** *********, **** ***** ****** ****** (200-300 *** ****** ** ****) *** ********* ******** ** *****, as *** ****** ******* * **** ***** ****** ***** ** failure. **** ** ********* ** ******* ******* **** ** ****** server ** *** ***** ** *******, *** **** **** ********** *** configuration ****, ** **** ** ********* ********* ***** *** ********** hardware ************.

**** ****** ***** ******** ********* ***** ****** ******** *** **** likely ** **** ********* ******* *** ***** *********, *** **** is *** **** ** *** *****.

Ethernet ***********

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Other *********** *******?

******* ** ***** *************' *** **********/****** ******** *****, *** ****** make ****** ***** ****** ** **** ** ******* *** *********.

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************?

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****, ***** ***** ***** ****** ***** ****** *** ***, ******* of ***** ******* ****** **** ********* ** 

Signaling ******

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Take *** ****

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Comments (36)

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* ***** *** *** ***** ******** ** * ****** ** seconds.;)

*** ***** *** **** ******** ****** **** *** *** *** the ****** **** *** ****** *** ** **** *** ***? I ****** ***** **** **** *** ************* *** ******** ** that **** ***** ***** **** ***** *** ****** *********.

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** **** ** *******, *** ******** ** **** ******* ****** with ********* ***** ** *** *** *** ** *** ******. If *** ****** ** ***** *** *** *** **** * continous **** ****. **** ********* **** ** *** * ******* sign ** ***** *** ****** ** *** **********. ****** **** recording ** *** ******* *** ******** *******.

********** **** ***** ****** ** *** ******** ****** **** * basic ******* **** *** *** ***** *******.

* **** *** **** *** ******* ********, *** ***** ** be **** *** *** ***** ******* **** ** *** **** motion ******? ** ******* **** **** **** ** * ********* port, *** **** **** ** *******.

**** ******* **** *** *****?

** ***** ******* ** ******* *** ****** **. ****** ****** display, *** **** ** ***** ********:

**** ******* ******* * ****** *** ***** ***** * *** provide *** ********. **** *******, *** *******, ******* ** **** some ********** *********** **** ** *** ***** ***** ** ******. So ** ******* *** ****** ********* ***** ** % *** the **** ** *** ***** **** ********* ** ******** **** varies ***** ** *** ***** ** ****** ******** **** *** camera.

***** ****** ************* ******* ** **** **** * ***** ***** motion **/*** ** ****/***** ***********. ** **** ****, ** ******* a **** ***** *** **** *** ****** ** ** *** we ******* ******* **** ** ****** ***** ** ****.

*********** ** ******** ****** *********
**** ****** ********* ** ********* ** * ***** ****, *** following *********** *****:
• *** *** ***** ******* ******** ****** ********* *****. ** you ****** ****** ********* **** *****
******** ** *** ******** ** *** ****, *** ******** **** configurations *** ********* ** *** **** ***
****.
• *** **** ***** *** ********* *** *********** ********* *** same *** ** *** ********. *********,
**** ******* **** ****** *****, *** ******* ***** *** ** accurately ********* ** ****** ****.
• *** ****** ****** **** ** ******** **** ** *** supported.
• ****** ********** (***** ****) *** *** ***** ** *** timeline ****** ********.
****: **** ********** **** *** ***** ** **** *******.

** *** ****** **** ****** *** **** ******.

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*) ***** ****** ******* ** ** ******** (** *******)

*) ** ******* *** *** ******** ** *****

*) ** ***** **** ****** ** ** *******, ***** ** modest *** *** ******* ** *****/****

*) ****** **** *** ***'* ****** ********* ** *** ******* we *** (***/*****), *** ** *** ***

****** ***** ** ******* ****!

****** ** *** ***** ******* ******** ******* ******** *** ******** physical *******

***** **** *** *** **** * ***** *****, *** *** license ***** ** ***** ***. **** **** ****** ********** ** 3 *** *** ** ******* ** *** ******* ****. ******** you **** **** ********** **** ********* *** ****** *** ** and ** ************ * ********* ******* & ********** ***.

* ***** ** ***** ****, *** ** * ****** *** 500+ *******, **** ****** **** ***** *** ***, *****? *** would ***** ** *** ******? ******'* * ****** ** **** scale ** * ******* **** * ******* ** ******* ******* anyways? ****'* ******* >$** *** * ***** ***?

* ****** ******* *** *** ** ****** ** ******* *** NVR. ***/**** ****** ** ***** ** ********** **** * ****** max ****** ** ********* ***********. * **** *** ******** *** the ************ * ** ********** ************** ******** *** ********** **** max ****** ** *******. **** ***** **** # ** ******* only *** *** **** ** *** **** ** **** ********** information.

********** *** ********** ****** ** ***'* *** **** * *** question ** **** *** **** **** *** * ********* **** a ****** **** * **** **** ******* ** **** *** over *** ******** ******* **** **** **** ****** ******* (**** are *****-****** *******). ***** ********** ** ****** ****** *** ******* is ************* * ** * ** *** ** **** (*******).

*** ************ ** *** *** ** *** ********** ****** * throughput ** *** **** ***** ***** *** (********** **** ******) and *** **** *** *** ***** ******. ***** ******* *** recording ********** *** **** *** **** **** *** ** ******** for ***** *********.

*** ****** ********* **** *** ******* ******* ***** ******* **** center ********** *** **** ** *** ** *** ******** ******* environment ***** ***** *** ******* *** * **** ******* **** network.

*** **** *******, ** ********* *** ****** ** ***** ***** UCS * ****** ***** ******* (**** *** **** **-**** **** M4 ******) **** *** *** ******** *** ***. *** ***** UCS ******* ******** *** (******* ********* *********) ******* ********* ***** that ***** *** **** ***** ****** ********** ******** **** *** virtual ******* ** *** **** ******* ***** ******** **** **********. The ******* ***** ** ********* ** * ***** ****** ************ switch **** ** ********* ** * ***** **** **** *** multiple ***** **********.

*** *** ******* ******** ** *** ******* ** **** ********** FS8600 ******* *********** ********* ** *** ***** **** *** ******** 10Gbe **********. **** ******** ***** *** *** ****** ** *** Cisco **** ********* **** ***** ** *** **** ***. *** the ******* ******* ** *** ***** **** ***** ******** *** SCv2080 ******* ******.

* ***** ***** *** ****** ************* ***** ***** ******* *** 400 **** ********** ****** ***** ** *** ************ ******** ****** or **** ******. ******* ****** * *** ** ******* ** confirming *** ****** *********** ** *** *** ******** **'* **** to **** *** ***********.

*** ***** ***** ** *** **** ** *** *********** ****** and ******* **** ******* ** **** ******** ** * **** expensive ****** **** ***** *** ************* **** *** *** ********** without * ********* ** ********** ***** ** * *********. *** manufacturer ****** **** ****** **** ***** ***** ******* *** ******* in *** *** ******* **** ** *** ******** ** ******** storage. **** * **** ** ****** ********** *** ********** *** would ** *** **** ******.

***** **** ***** ********** / *** **** (*** ***** **** breathing ****) = ** ******** **** *** **** ******* **** 3600 ** ** *******. ***** *** **** (**** *********** *** Mbps *** ***********) ** ***** **** ~** ******* ********.

***** ****** **** **** ** ***** ** ****** **** ***** analysis *** ***********. **** ** *** ****** ** ******* **** on *** *** *** ** **** ***** ** ********* *** CPU ****** **** ****** *** ****** ** *** ******* **********. The ************ ***** ********* **** **** * **** ***** ******* different ******/****** ************** *** ******* **** **** **** **** *********** but ** ** ***** ** ***** *** ********.

** ***** ** **** ** **** ***** ***** * ******* on *** ********** ******* *** ********** **********. * ***** **** to **** **** ***** ***** **** ** ***** ********** **** NVR **********, ********** ** * *********** ***********.

****: *** ***** * ****** ** **** *** *** * reason *** ** ******** *****. ** *** ***** **** ********** high ********* ******* *** *** ******* ***. ** **** ** have * **** *** **** ********** *** *** **** ****** count ****. *** ******** * ********* ***** ***** **** ** 15 ** ** ******* *** ***.

******: **** ******* *** **** ***** ** *** *** **********:*** ****** ****** ****** ********

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** ** *** ** **** *** "***" **** *** *** limitations ****** *** ************. * ***** *** ****** *** ** this ***** ****** ** ******* ** ********** **** *** "********" side. ** * ************, ** ********** ******** *** *** ******** throughput ****** *** **** ********* *** ********. *** *********** *** insignificant. **** ** **** ******** ** *** *********** ** ** very **** *******. ** ***** **** ** ********.

***** *** ***** ******* ******** - **** ** ********** *** we **** ***** **** *** ******* ***** ****** ** *** RAID *** ***** **** ** ******. **** ** ******** ****. Processing ***** **** **** **** *** ***** ** *** *** VMS **** ********* ** ***** ******** ********* *****. **** ****** ask *** **** ********* *** * *** ** * ****** - *** ******** ** ******* ** *** **** ** **. There *** ******** *********. **** ***** ** **** ** *** a ****** *** ********* **** *** **** ** * **** crude ****** ***** ** ***** ** ****** ******** *** ********** analysis **** ****** *** ****. *** **** ** ******* ***** to ****** *** **** ******* *** * *** ** * server.

** **** ********* ** ******** ** **** *********** ** * variety ** ******** ************ *** **** ***** *** *******. *** also **** ** **** ** **** ***** *******. ** ***** tell * ******** ***** **** *** *** ***** ** ****** would *** ***** ** ** *** ***** ** ***** * day. ** *** **** * *** *** ****** *** **** it ** ******** *** **** ** *** ***** ** **** last. ******** ***** ** **** ** **** *** ******** ****** than **** ********* ** ****** *******. ****** *** ******* ** even ***** ** ******* ** ** ***** ******* ******** ******* the **** ** *********. **** ******* **** *** **** * malfunction ** *********** ** **** **** - *** **** *** system *******.

** ***'** ****** **** *********** ************ ** *** *** ** go *** ***** ********* ********** *** * **** ****? *** it.

** ****** ******* ** **** *********. **********, **** *** *** customer **********. ** ****** ** ** ******* ******* ******** ***** there **** **,***+ ******** ** ***** *** **** "***** ************." The ****** ****** *** * ***** *********** *** *** ******** we ***** *** ******** *** *** *** ***** ** ******** it. ********** *** ** ** *********** **** ********* ******* *** datacenters. ******** **** *** ******* ** ******** *** **** *****. Access, *********, *********, ***.

*** ********** *** **** ********** ** **** ***** **** ****** systems ***** *** ****** *********** ******* ********** *** *** ******. Size *** ****** ** ******* ***********. *** *** ** *** 100% ** ********** ** **** ** ***** ********, ***. **% capacity ***** ** ***********. ** ******* ***** ** ** *********** well...

*****, ** ***** ******* ****** **** **-** ****** ** * 4U ***. **** *** ****** *** ***** **** ** **** of ******* ** * ***** ********.

**** ** **** **** ************* ** ***** ********* *** ********** and *** **** ** *******. ************** *** **** ******** ***** but ** * *****.

**** ******* ** ***** ********* ********** *** ******* ** ****** what ******* ** *** ***** ** * ************ *******. ******* it ** *** **** ****** ***** ** *** ********** **** having * *** ** * ****** ****** ** *** ********** and ** *** **** * *** *** **** **** ****** the **** *** *** ***** **** * ****** *******.

**** ** *** ********* *** ********** ***** **** ** ********. We **** ******* ********** ******* *** ****** *** **** **** 1 **** *** **** *** ***** **** * ****** ***** loss **** *** ******. ** ** ************ *** ******** ******* "long ****" ******* ** ******* ** * ****** ***** ********* and * ********* "***** ****" ******* ** ******* ** "********" servers *** * ***** ****** ** **** (****). ** ** the ***** ** * ************ ******* ***** ** * ****** period ***** ******* ********* ***** *** ****** ****** *** ** re-engaged.

***** *** **** ******* ** **** ***** ********* ********** **** and ** *********** *** * *** ** ****** *** ********. But **** *** ** ** **** ******* ***. ** *** know ** ****, *** ********* ** *** ***** *** *** network *** ***** ** ******* *****.

*** **** *** ****** ********* **** ******* ********. **** **********, power **********, ***. ** *** *** ***********. *** ******** ** often *** **** **** **** ** *** **** *** ****** for *** ****** *** *** *** *********** *** ****** ** well, ***** ** * "***."

"*** **** *** ** ** **** ******* ***. "

******'* ***** ****.

********* ******** ***** *********** ******* ****** **** ***. ****** **** VMD ** *** ******* ***** ****** *** * **** **** processing ****. *******:*** ****** **** ************ ******

****** **** *** ** *** ******* ***** ****** *** * very **** ********** ****.

* ***** *** ******** *** ***** **** ** ** ****** even ******* *** ****** (******** *.***) ***** *** ** ***** as **** ********** ** *** ****** ********.

* **** ********** ***** ********** *************** ** ** **** * specific *** ** ******** *** *** ****** ** ** ** useless

*******, **** ******** ****** ** ******** *** *** **** **** Milestone's ******** / ****** ***************?

"** **** ******** *** ****** **** ** ****** **** **+ camera's"

**** ** **** ******** ******** ** **** **** *** ***** issues **** ** *** ***** ** ** ***'* ** *** hardware ** ****** ** ****, **** ** ******* ****** ******** accessing *** ******** ******.

*'** ****** ***** ***** ********* *** ***.

************* ******** ** ******** *** ***** **** ** *** "**********." It ** *** **** **** ** **** *** ** *** press ******** *** **** **** ***'* **** ***.

***** ******* ** *** ****/***** ***** ** *** **** ****** which ** ***** *** *** ***** **** **. ** *** answer ** ********** *** ********** ** ****** ***** ****** ***** are ****************** **** ********* *** **** *********** *********.

**** *** **** ** **** ** *** **** ***** **************. RAID ** ** ***** ** ****** *** **** ********** ** a **** * ********. ** ****** **** * *** ***** lose ************* **%+ **** ******* *** **** ** **% ** storage. ********* ** **** ** **** ** *** **** ***** to ******** ** **** ******* **** *** **** ******* ******** - ******* ***** **** ** * ***** *** *** **** more **** **% ** **** ********** ****** * ******* ***** a ****** ** *******.

**** ** *** ******* ** **************. ***** * ***** ****** and ************ *** ************ *** ******* ******.

**** *** **** ******* *** *** ****** ********** **** ** course ** **** ** ** * ****** ** ****. *** age *** ******** **** ** *** ** **** *** **** work ** ***** ***** ***** *** ********** ***** ************ ***** overall ********. *** ******** * ***** *** ** ** *** are ***** ** ***** *** ********** *** ******** ** * high ********* ****** **** *** *** *** ***** *** ***** in *** ***** ***** ** * ****** ***** *** *** capabilities ** ******* ****** ******* ******. ******* = *******.

** *** ******** **** *,*** ******* ** ******** ** **** if *** **** *** **** *** *** ********!

*** **** * *** *** ** *** *** *** ****** all ** **** ** * ****** ******! ***! ***** ** the *******!

* ***** ******** ** **** *********, *** **** **** ** a *** ***** - *** *** ****** ****** ** **** asking *** ******* ** ** **** ****.

* ******** **** **** * ****** *** **** ** **** marketing ** ******* **** *** ** **** **** ****'* ********** no *** ** ***** ** *** ** - *** ** their ***** **** ***** *** **** **** ** ******* ** a ****** ****** *** **** *** ****.

******: * **** *** ** *** ******** ********** ** ****. 2 ***** ***, ************ ******** ***** ****'* *** *** *******/ *,*****/* **********.

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One of the biggest access control deals in years. Mercury Security, the most widely used access hardware OEM, and partner to 20+ manufacturers,...
Hikvision Backdoor Exploit on Sep 18, 2017
Full disclosure to the Hikvision backdoor has been released, allowing easy exploit of vulnerable Hikvision IP cameras. As the researcher, Monte...
Avigilon Touting 'Made In America' on Sep 18, 2017
Canadian manufacturer Avigilon, who completed a US manufacturing facility in 2015, is now running a marketing campaign touting 'Made In America',...
Cloud Guy Prints Book, Misses Irony on Sep 15, 2017
On-premise security systems are dead. But $75 print books are alive and well. Such are the lessons from Brivo's CEO new book "The Five...
Forgotten Password Problem Importance on Sep 15, 2017
Forgotten passwords has become a major industry topic. For example, Hikvision has been emailing admin passwords in plain text until IPVM's...
September IP Networking Course on Sep 14, 2017
LAST Chance - Registration is ending. Register now. This is the only networking course designed specifically for video surveillance professionals...
Hikvision Launching Ezviz Pro on Sep 14, 2017
Hikvision is launching Ezviz Pro. In 2015, Hikvision expanded Ezviz, a direct to consumer offering, to North America. Now, Ezviz 'Pro' is...
Genetec Launches Community Connect Examined on Sep 14, 2017
Genetec has done best in large-scale, enterprise systems and relatively worse in smaller systems such as SMB. Now, Genetec is launching...
Master Keying Tutorial on Sep 14, 2017
Mechanical keys are the most fundamental, albeit unsophisticated, form of access control. Like access control, Master Keying allows large scale use...

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