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Introduction
The GV-Backup Center provides you with a secure and affordable remote backup solution for the GV-System, GV-Recording Server and GV-IP Devices. The GV-Backup Center can automatically store a copy of recordings to the offsite location. If a disaster strikes where the GV-System, GV-Recording Server or GV-IP Devices are located, the recording data remain safe in a different location.

Features
  • Remote backup
  • Up to 200 units of GV-System and GV-IP Devices supported
  • Up to 3 units of GV-Recording Server supported
  • Up to 10 backup rules for working and non-working days independently for GV-System and GV-IP Devices
  • Support for backing up GV-System recordings according to event types (all types, motion or I/O trigger)
  • E-Mail alerts for low disk space, disconnection and file transfer failure
  • Online data analysis by Event Count, File Size and Time
  • Failover support (GV-IP Devices only)

 


Minimum System Requirements
The following is minimum system requirements for the server to run the GV-Backup Center.
CPU Core 2 Duo, E6600, 2.4 GHz
Memory 2 x 2 GB Dual Channels
Hard Disk 1 GB
DirectX 9.0c
Software .Net Framework 3.5
Browser Internet Explorer 7.x
Hardware External or Internal GV-USB Dongle
Note: It is recommended to use the internal GV-USB Dongle to have the Hardware Watchdog function which restarts the PC when Windows crashes or freezes.
 
Software License
N/A
200 clients
N/A
N/A
 
Network and Hard Disk Requirements for GV-System and GV-IP Devices

The server's backup speed and transmitting capacity vary depending on the number of Gigabit connections. The number of Gigabit network cards required to receive 200 hosts and to support remote access of backed up data are listed below according to the resolution of the source video.

Also note the maximum number of hosts supported by a single hard disk to calculate the number of hard disks required.

Resolution FPS Codec Gigabit Network Cards Required Max. hosts per HDD
Receiving 200 hosts For Playback / Web Query access
1.3 MP 30 fps H.264 Gigabit network card x 2
(up to 100 hosts per card)
Gigabit Network Card x 1 32 hosts
2.0 MP 30 fps H.264 Gigabit Network Card x 3
(up to 67 hosts per card)
Gigabit Network Card x 1 21 hosts
3.0 MP 20 fps H.264 Gigabit network card x 2
(up to 100 hosts per card)
Gigabit Network Card x 1 32 hosts
4.0 MP 15 fps H.264 Gigabit Network Card x 3
(up to 67 hosts per card)
Gigabit Network Card x 1 24 hosts
5.0 MP 10 fps H.264 Gigabit Network Card x 3
(up to 67 hosts per card)
Gigabit Network Card x 1 24 hosts

1 MP / 3 MP Source Video

2 MP / 4 MP / 5MP Source Video

 
Recommended Network and Hard Disk Requirements for Connecting to GV-Recording Server
When GV-Backup Center connects with GV-Recording Server, it will back up the recordings of all the channels connected to the GV-Recording Server. Before you establish the connection, note the following:
  • To back up the recordings of total 128 channels from 1 unit of GV-Recording Server, the GV-Backup Center must be installed with at least 3 hard disks.
  • Each GV-Backup Center supports up to 3 units of GV-Recording Server, with each GV-Recording Server being connected under an independent LAN.
Maximum Bit Rate Supported by GV-Recording Server (based on 128 Ch)
To back up the recordings of 128 channels, it is required to meet the maximum bit rate supported by the GV-Recording Server and the maximum number of channels assigned to a single hard disk.
Bit Rate unit: Mbps
Res. Codec Clip Time Bit Rate / Ch Round-the-Clock and Motion Detection
Max. Ch per HDD Recommended HDD requirements
1.3 MP H.264 1 min 5.39 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
5 min 5.82 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
2.0 MP H.264 1 min 5.33 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
5 min 5.96 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
3.0 MP H.264 1 min 5.4 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
5 min 5.9 7 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
Maximum Channels Supported by GV-Recording Server (based on 30 fps)
To back up the recordings with full 30 fps, it is required to meet the maximum number of channels supported by the GV-Recording Server and the maximum number of channels assigned to a single hard disk.
Res. Codec Clip Time FPS Total Ch Round-the-Clock and Motion Detection
Max. Ch per HDD Recommended HDD requirements
1.3 MP H.264 1 min 30 108 6 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 18 (SATA3)
5 min 30 113 6 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
2.0 MP H.264 1 min 30 56 3 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 19 (SATA3)
5 min 30 59 3 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 20 (SATA3)
3.0 MP H.264 1 min 30 78 4 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 20 (SATA3)
5 min 30 80 4 Ch 1 TB 7200RPM HDD
x 20 (SATA3)

Specifications
Number of hosts 200 units of GV-System and GV-IP Devices;
3 units of GV-Recording Server
Number of user accounts 100 in total including Supervisors and Users
Backup schedule Yes for GV-System and GV-IP Devices
Backup rules 10 rules for working and non-working days independently for GV-System and GV-IP Devices
E-mail alert Low disk space, disconnection, file transfer failure
Disk space recycle Yes
Keep Day Definable and unlimited in number
System Log query Web-based query pages
Video playback Available through web-based query pages or Remote ViewLog Playback program
Language Danish, English, French, German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Serbian, Simplified Chinese, Spanish, Traditional Chinese, Turkish
Note: All specifications are subject to change without notice.

Compatible GeoVision Software and IP Devices
Product Firmware / Software Version
GV-Software 
GV-System 8.5.5 or later
GV-Recording Server 1.2.4 or later
GV-IP Device 
GV-Video Server GV-VS02A 1.03 or later
GV-VS04A 1.02 or later
GV-VS04H 1.04 or later
GV-VS11 1.03 or later
GV-VS12 1.03 or later
GV-VS14 1.00 or later
GV-Compact DVR GV-Compact DVR V2 1.04 or later
GV-Compact DVR V3 1.00 or later
GV-Arctic Box IP Camera GV-BX120D-E
GV-BX220D-E
GV-BX320D-E
GV-BX520D-E
1.03 or later
GV-Box IP Camera GV-BX120D
GV-BX140DW
GV-BX130D
GV-BX220D
GV-BX320D
GV-BX520D
GV-BX2400 Series
GV-BX3400 Series
1.03 or later
GV-BX1500Series 2.08 or later
GV-BX2500Series 2.11 or later
GV-BX1300Series
GV-BX5300Series
2.07 or later
GV-Bullet IP Camera GV-BL120D
GV-BL130D
GV-BL220D
GV-BL320D
1.03 or later
GV-BL1200
GV-BL1300
2.03 or later
GV-BL1500 2.08 or later
GV-BL1210
GV-BL2400
GV-BL2410
GV-BL3400
GV-BL3410
GV-BL5310
2.04 or later
GV-BL2500
GV-BL2510
2.11 or later
GV-Cube Camera GV-CA120
GV-CA220
GV-CAW120
GV-CAW220
GV-CB120
GV-CB 220
GV-CBW120
GV-CBW220
1.03 or later
GV-Fisheye Camera GV-FE420
GV-FE421
GV-FE520
GV-FE521
GV-FER521
1.03 or later
GV-FE110
GV-FE111
1.07 or later
GV-FE2301
GV-FE4301
2.03 or later
GV-Fixed IP Dome GV-FD120D
GV-FD220D
GV-FD320D
1.03 or later
GV-FD1200
GV-FD1210
GV-FD2400
GV-FD2410
GV-FD3400
GV-FD3410
GV-FD5300
2.06 or later
GV-FD1500
GV-FD1510
2.09 or later
GV-FD2500
GV-FD2510
2.11 or later
GV-Mini Fixed IP Dome GV-MFD120
GV-MFD130
GV-MFD220
GV-MFD320
GV-MFD520
1.03 or later
GV-MFD110 1.07 or later
GV-MFD1501 Series 2.08 or later
GV-MFD2401 Series
GV-MFD3401 Series
GV-MFD5301 Series
2.09 or later
GV-MFD2501 Series 2.11 or later
GV-Mini Fixed Rugged IP Dome GV-MDR120
GV-MDR220
GV-MDR320
GV-MDR520
1.03 or later
GV-PT / PTZ Camera GV-PT110D
GV-PTZ010D
1.09 or later
GV-PT130D
GV-PT220D
GV-PT320D
2.06 or later
GV-Speed IP Dome GV-SD010 Series 1.01 or later
GV-SD220
GV-SD220-S
1.03 or later
GV-Ultra Box IP Camera GV-UBX1301 Series
GV-UBX2301 Series
GV-UBX3301 Series
2.04 or later
GV-Ultra Bullet IP Camera GV-UBL1511 2.09 or later
GV-UBL2511 2.11 or later
GV-UBL1211
GV-UBL2411
GV-UBL3411
GV-UBL1301 Series
GV-UBL2401 Series
GV-UBL3401 Series
2.05 or later
GV-Vandal Proof IP Dome GV-VD120D
GV-VD220D
GV-VD320D
1.03 or later
GV-VD2400
GV-VD3400
2.09 or later
GV-VD1530
GV-VD1540
GV-VD1540-E
GV-VD2430
GV-VD2440
GV-VD2440-E
GV-VD2500
GV-VD2530
GV-VD2540
GV-VD2540-E
GV-VD3430
GV-VD3440
GV-VD3440-E
GV-VD5340
GV-VD5340-E
2.11 or later
GV-VD1500 2.09 or later

 
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