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DW Spectrum IPVMS
Model: DW-SPECTRUMLSC

DW Spectrum® IPVMS is an elegantly easy cutting-edge approach to video surveillance, addressing the primary limitations of managing enterprise-level HD video while offering the lowest total cost of deployment and ownership on the market.

DW Spectrum® IPVMS now includes DW® Cloud™ to easily manage all your systems and users from a simple web-page.

DW Spectrum® IPVMS is a perfect solution for applications that require ease of use, speed, efficiency and unprecedented image quality.

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  • DW Spectrum

  • Open architecture / cross-platform
  • Interface is dramatically easier to use.
  • Enterprise features are standard
  • Part of a complete end-to-end IP solution.
  • Lifetime upgrades included / no annual agreements
  • Scalable from one to thousands of devices.
Server
  • NEW in v.4.2! Intel® quick sync video
  • C2P integration
  • Dual Stream RTSP/HTTP
  • Failover on storage failure
  • Layout-as-an-action
  • System update
  • Virtual camera (import offline video)
  • H.265 support to ONVIF cameras
  • Metadata SDK
  • Plugins
  • Webcam support
  • IP camera auto-discovery
  • I/O device support
  • Manually add streams
  • Device lists (mgmt)
  • Support to cameras at every resolution
  • Multi-sensor camera support
  • Server hive architecture
  • Cross-platform
  • No annual maintenance fees
  • One-click complete system upgrade
  • Store anywhere
  • Web admin
  • Event rules engines
  • Built-in developer tools
  • Incredibly lightweight
  • Notifications
  • One-time recording license charge, fully transferable between cameras and encoders
  • Simple enterprise scalability

Client
  • NEW in v.4.1! Native support for the MEGApix IVA and IVA+ cameras
  • NEW in v.4.1! Redesigned PTZ controls
  • NEW in v.4.2! Enhanced fisheye dewarping
  • Add device interface
  • Minimum grid size on layouts
  • Notifications panel
  • Resource panel
  • Secure export
  • Custom watermark over video
  • Launch desktop client with CLI
  • In-camera analytics
  • Bitrate throttling
  • Seamless transition from live to playback
  • Watch live and playback video on the same screen
  • Easy monitoring
  • Enhanced export
  • Web client compatibility
  • Easy bookmark export
  • Archive integrity check
  • Custom camera ID
  • Flex GRID user interface
  • Support to cameras at every resolution
  • Universal fisheye dewarping
  • Advanced PTZ
  • Region of interest with SpyGlass™
  • Smart motion search
  • Adaptive timeline
  • Calendar search
  • Preview search
  • Synchronized or unsynchronized playback
  • Screen record
  • Cloud connect
  • User management
  • Adaptive scaling
  • Multi-camera viewing
  • Super lightweight
  • Secure and encrypted
  • Multi-video export
  • Unbelievably fast search
  • Soft triggers
  • Storage analytics
  • Showreel
  • Two-way audio
  • E-mapping system capabilities
  • Text-to-speech for event notifications
    • Event rules engine
    • HTTP events and actions
    • Bookmarks
    • Integration with Control4™ home automation
    • IP intercom device support
    • Image enhancement
    • Event log reports and search
    • Centralized management
    • Health monitor
    • System backup and restore
    • Minimize video recording loss
    • Audit trail
    • Edge integration
    • Videowall
    • Help manual

    DW Cloud™
    • NEW in v.4.2! Camera management
    • NEW in v.4.2! Server management
    • NEW in v.4.2! License management
    • NEW in v.4.2! USer management
    • Cloud system merge
    • Cloud connect
    • Share access
    • Unlimited systems
    • Web viewing
    • Secure and encrypted
    • Cloud API

    Mobile
    • NEW in v.4.1! Push notifications
    • Low latency
    • Mobile app for iOS and Android
    • DW® SiteViewer™ for AppleTV
    • Live thumbnails
    • Multi-system switching
    • Fisheye dewarping
    • Secure and encrypted
    • PTZ control
    • Soft triggers

    For developers
    • Server API
    • Video source SDK
    • Storage SDK
    • HTTP generic events
    • HTTP requests-as-an-action
    • Metadata SDK

    Network*


    IP Protocols
    Static, DHCP, wireless
    Mobile applications
    Apple® iOS devices: iPad, iPad mini, iPhone, iPod Touch Android® devices: all smartphones and tablets
    ONVIF conformant
    Network connection
    1000 Mbps

    Performance*


    Camera image control
    Brightness, contrast, saturation, hue, 3D-DNR, WDR, camera firmware upgrade and reboot
    Firmware upgrade
    USB drive, network upgrade, FTP remote upgrade
    Recording mode
    Continuous, motion, motion + low resolution always
    Search modes
    Instant motion-based smart search, advanced thumbnail search, calendar search, preview search, bookmarks, frame-by-frame search
    Special features
    Fully customizable layouts, easy drag-n-drop camera management and recording
    Compression type
    H.265, H.264, MJPEG, MPEG4
    Pre-alarm recording
    Yes
    External export devices
    Micro SD card, USB flash drive, USB HDD

    Video*


    Dual-stream recording
    Operating system
    Linux®, Windows®, Mac® (client only)
    Maximum recommended elements in a single system
    Maximum recommended servers in a system: 100.
    Maximum recommended resources in a system: 10,000.
    Maximum recommended users in a system: 1000.
    The maximum number of MEGApix® CaaS™ all-in-one edge cameras in a single system is 30 cameras (all in the same local network, using MEGApix CaaS cameras only).
    Maximum Blackjack® DW-BJMINI in a system: 5 (all in same local network).
    * The maximums above are based on lab testing results and could vary significantly based on a project’s real-world environment.

    System requirements*


    Operating system Microsoft Windows OS

    Microsoft Windows is supported by both DW Spectrum® Server and Client.

    • Windows 8 – Released: October 2012 | EoS: 01/2023

    • Windows 8.1 – Released: October 2013 | EoS: 01/2023
    • Windows 10 – Released: July 2015
    • Windows Server 2012 – Released: August 2012 | EoS: 10/2023
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 – Released: October 2013 | EoS: 10/2023
    • Windows Server 2016 – Released: October 2016 | EoS: 01/2027
    • Windows Server 2019 – Released: October 2018 | EoS: 01/2029

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum IPVMS for Windows can be installed as a software bundle or the Server and Client software can be installed separately.

    Ubuntu (Debian-based Linux) OS
    Ubuntu/Linux is supported by both DW Spectrum Server and Client.
    • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS “Xenial Xerus” – Released: April 2016 | EoS: 04/2024
    • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS “Bionic Beaver” – Released: April 2018 | EoS: 04/2028

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum IPVMS for Ubuntu is only available for separate installations (not bundled).

    Macintosh OS
    macOS is supported only by the DW Spectrum Client. DW Spectrum Server is not available for macOS.
    • macOS 10.14 “Mojave” – Released: September 2018
    • macOS 10.15 “Catalina” – Released: October 2019
    • macOS 11.0, 11.1, 11.2 “Big Sur” – Released: November 2020

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum IPVMS for macOS is only supported by the DW Spectrum Client.
      Minimum Recommended
    Processor Intel® Core i3® 4th gen processor
    (or higher)
    Intel® Core i5® 4th gen processor
    (or higher)
    System RAM 4GB RAM 8GB RAM
    Video card Integrated Intel® graphics GeForce® GTX 480 video card
    Network interface 1 Gbps 1 Gbps
    Hard disk space 500GB HDD 256GB SSD

    Model Number

    Description

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Licenses
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC001Single DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording License
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC004Four (4) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC010Ten (10) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC020Twenty (20) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC050Fifty (50) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
    DW-SPECTRUMLSC100One Hundred (100) DW Spectrum® IPVMS Recording Licenses
    DW Spectrum® Analog Encoder IPVMS Licenses
    DW-SPCP04LSC004 Four (4) DW Spectrum® Analog Encoder IPVMS Licenses
    DW-SPCP16LSC016
    Sixteen (16) DW Spectrum® Analog Encoder IPVMS Licenses
    DW Spectrum® I/O Module IPVMS Licenses
    DW-SPIOLSC001 Single DW Spectrum® I/O Module IPVMS License
    DW Spectrum® Video Wall IPVMS Licenses
    DW-SPVWALL1X2 Single DW Spectrum® Video Wall IPVMS License
    NOTE: Custom-ordered licenses are available by request.
    NOTE: Lifetime upgrades are included with no annual renewal fees.
    OS Support

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS is a cross-platform software and is supported on all major operating systems.  The advantage of cross-platform functionality is that computers that are using different operating systems can work with other computers that are using a different OS.  For example, a Windows instance of the DW Spectrum® Client software can work and communicate with an Ubuntu instance of the DW Spectrum® Server software. This article will list the supported operating systems and their estimated end-of-support (EoS) dates.

    **NOTE: This article applies to DW Spectrum® IPVMS v4.2 and DW Spectrum® Mobile v20.4 and does not apply to prior versions of DW Spectrum® IPVMS as they are now outdated.


    Supported Computer Operating Systems
    Microsoft Windows OS

    Microsoft Windows is supported by both DW Spectrum® Server and DW Spectrum® Client.
    • Windows 8 – Released:  October 2012 | EoS:  01/2023
    • Windows 8.1 – Released:  October 2013 | EoS:  01/2023
    • Windows 10 – Released:  July 2015
    • Windows Server 2012 – Released:  August 2012 | EoS:  10/2023
    • Windows Server 2012 R2 – Released:  October 2013 | EoS:  10/2023
    • Windows Server 2016 – Released:  October 2016 | EoS:  01/2027
    • Windows Server 2019 – Released:  October 2018 | EoS:  01/2029

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum® IPVMS for Windows can be installed as a software bundle or the Server and Client software can be installed separately.

    Installing DW Spectrum (Windows)


    Ubuntu (Debian-based Linux) OS

    Ubuntu/Linux is supported by both DW Spectrum® Server and DW Spectrum® Client.
    • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS “Xenial Xerus” – Released:  April 2016 | EoS:  04/2024
    • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS “Bionic Beaver” – Released:  April 2018 | EoS:  04/2028

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum® IPVMS for Ubuntu is only available for separate installations (not bundled).

    Installing DW Spectrum (Ubuntu)


    Macintosh OS

    macOS is supported only by the DW Spectrum® Client.  DW Spectrum® Server is not available for macOS.
    • macOS 10.14 “Mojave” – Released:  September 2018
    • macOS 10.15 “Catalina” – Released:  October 2019
    • macOS 11.0, 11.1, 11.2 “Big Sur” – Released:  November 2020

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum® IPVMS for macOS is only supported by the DW Spectrum® Client.

    Installing DW Spectrum (Macintosh)


    Supported Mobile Operating Systems
    Android Mobile

    Android is supported only by the DW Spectrum® IPVMS Mobile application.
    • Android 5.0 “Lollipop” – Released:  November 2014
    • Android 6.0 “Marshmallow” – Released:  October 2015
    • Android 7.0, 7.1 “Nougat” – Released:  August 2016
    • Android 8.0, 8.1 “Oreo” – Released:  August 2017
    • Android 9.0 “Pie” – August 2018
    • Android 10.0 – August 2019
    • Android 11.0 – August 2020

    Available on the Google Play Store


    iOS Mobile

    iOS is supported only by the DW Spectrum® IPVMS Mobile application.
    • iOS 11 – Released:  September 2017
    • iOS 12 – Released:  September 2018
    • iOS 13 – Released:  September 2019
    • iOS 14 – Released:  September 2020

    **NOTE: DW Spectrum® IPVMS for Ubuntu is only available for separate installations (not bundled).

    Available on the App Store
    Blackjack
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    MEGApix
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    DW Spectrum Mobile (for v2.5 and Higher)
    DW Spectrum Mobile
    Title Type Size Download
    Blackjack C2P product brochure pdf 2.82 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS v4.2 Release Notes pdf 2.50 MB
    DW Spectrum license agreement pdf 0.57 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS quick user guide pdf 1.15 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Brochure pdf 9.93 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Datasheet pdf 1.09 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS A&E Specifications doc 0.29 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS media server quick setup guide pdf 1.75 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Manual pdf 7.61 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Cloud™ Quick Start Guide pdf 1.04 MB
    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Cloud™ Quick Start Guide - Single Page pdf 0.89 MB
    DW Spectrum® Video Wall Brochure pdf 0.25 MB

    Version 4.2

    Linux OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum v4.2 Linux Plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras v 2.0.13 so - V4.2 Linux OS 0.94 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.2.0.32842 Linux x64 Bit deb v4.2.0.32842 167.46 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Server v4.2.0.32842 Linux x64 Bit deb v4.2.0.32842 63.82 MB
    Windows OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Full Software v4.2.0.32842 Windows x64 Bit exe v4.2.0.32842 185.34 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Server v4.2.0.32842 Windows x64 Bit exe v4.2.0.32842 94.23 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.2.0.32842 Windows x64 Bit exe v4.2.0.32842 129.20 MB
    MAC OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.2.0.32842 Mac dmg v4.2.0.32842 121.98 MB
    Plug-in
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum v4.2 Linux Plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras v 2.0.13 so - V4.2 Linux OS 0.94 MB
    DW Spectrum v4.2 plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras dll - V4.2 Windows OS 1.36 MB
    DW Viewer plug-in for DW Spectrum Keyscan Aurora integration zip - v4.2 26.23 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVSM Paxton Plug-in v4.2.0.32842-Net2v5 exe v4.2.0.32842 1.24 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVSM Paxton Plug-in v4.2.0.32842-Net2v6 exe v4.2.0.32842 1.27 MB

    Version 4.1

    Linux OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum v4.1 Linux Plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras v 2.0.13 so - v4.1 Linux OS
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.1.0.31401 Linux x64 Bit deb - v4.1.0.31401 Linux x64 Bit
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Server v4.1.0.31401 Linux x64 Bit deb - v4.1.0.31401 Linux x64 Bit
    Windows OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.1.0.31401 Windows x64 Bit exe - v4.1.0.31401 127.81 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Full Software v4.1.0.31401 Windows x64 Bit exe - v4.1.0.31401 181.95 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Server v4.1.0.31401 Windows x64 Bit exe - v4.1.0.31401 92.21 MB
    MAC OS
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Client v4.1.0.31401 Mac dmg - v4.1.0.31401 120.74 MB
    Plug-in
    Title Type Release Notes Version Compatibility Size Download
    DW Spectrum v4.1 Linux Plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras v 2.0.13 so - v4.1 Linux OS 8.19 MB
    DW Spectrum v4.1 plug-in for MEGApix IVA IP cameras dll - v4.1 Windows OS 1.32 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS C•CURE 9000 Plug-in v4.1 zip - v4.1 DW Spectrum 25.72 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Paxton Plug-in v4.1.0.31401-Net2v5 exe - v4.1.0.31401 1.23 MB
    DW Spectrum IPVMS Paxton Plug-in v4.1.0.31401-Net2v6 exe - v4.1.0.31401 1.27 MB

    Patches and Previous Versions

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    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Sync

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Video Export Sequence

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Video Export

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Web Pages

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Forensic Spyglass

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Minimum Grid Size

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Notification Panel

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Smart Motion Search

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Thumbnail Search

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Open and Close the UI

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Preview Search

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Storage Analytics

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Storage Backup

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Storage

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Screen Recording

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: User Interface Overview

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Virtual Cameras

    May 5, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: VisionLabs

    May 5, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Thermal Radar

    May 8, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: C2P

    May 12, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: CHeKT

    May 15, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: PDK

    May 19, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: HALO Smart Sensors

    June 26, 2020 Customer Webinar Recording: Analog to IP Encoders and DW Spectrum® IPVMS

    August 13, 2020 Customer Webinar Recording: New Features in DW Spectrum® IPVMS Version 4.1

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Adaptive Timeline

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Mapping

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Add Device Panel

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Admin Rules

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Backup and Restore

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Camera Discovery

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Event Log Reports

    May 12, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: iRONYUN

    May 19, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Ai-RGUS

    May 26, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: BriefCam

    May 22, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: DW® Illuminators and Motion Detectors

    May 26, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: DoorBird

    June 2, 2020 New DW Spectrum® IPVMS Version 4.1 Sneak Peek Webinar Recording

    June 2, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Cambium Networks

    June 4, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Actuate AI

    June 9, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Neural Labs

    June 9, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Neural Labs

    June 9, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Nirovision

    June 25, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Senturian Solutions

    July 2, 2020 Works with DW Spectrum® IPVMS Webinar Recording: Linux

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Analytics

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Bitrate Throttling

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Archive Integity

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Camera Website Tab

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Camera Export

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Bookmark Export

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Layout-as-an-action

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Spectrum Layouts

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Calendar Search

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: How to Demo

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Video Wall License

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: DW Cloud

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: DW Cloud Add Users How To

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Partner - SecureSound

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Partner - DW Spectrum POS Integration

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Partner - DW Spectrum Video Briefcam Analytics Sample

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Events and Actions

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Image Enhancement

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: audit trail

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Motion detection

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Logical ID

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Health Monitoring

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Server Merge

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Recording set up-v-2

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: DW Spectrum Promo Video

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: Device list

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: LDAP

    DW Spectrum® IPVMS Feature Tutorials: USERS

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