BCD News

BCD’s blog covers a wide range of topics focusing on security and video surveillance to provide guidance to our customers and partners.

BCD’s DEEPSTOR® Brings a New Generation of External Storage

BCD’s DEEPSTOR® Brings a New Generation of External Storage

BCD today announced its newest portfolio of Deepstor® petabyte-scale, rack-mounted block external storage enclosures. These scalable solutions are purpose-built for any video recording and archival environment, with a focus on delivering data resiliency, high availability, and performance enterprise storage infrastructure for conventional data centers.

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BCD Partners with Tiger Technology to Deliver Zero-loss Failover for Milestone XProtect

BCD Partners with Tiger Technology to Deliver Zero-loss Failover for Milestone XProtect

BCD announced they will be partnering with Tiger Technology to provide Surveillance HA, an on-premises zero-loss failover solution for Milestone XProtect ® appliances. This solution utilizes Tiger Technology’s plug-in integrated with BCD’s trusted hardware to cluster two servers together to detect failover and ensure that when one server fails, another is ready to bridge the data gap and continue recording.

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How to Build a Proper Surveillance System

How to Build a Proper Surveillance System

The importance of storage infrastructure cannot be overlooked when designing an end-to-end security system Designing an end-to-end security system for end-users today looks nothing like it used to. Back in the day, common practice was installing analog security...

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BCD Announces Release of Milestone XProtect ® Rapid Review Analytics Servers in Collaboration with NIT, an Ingram Micro Company

BCD Announces Release of Milestone XProtect ® Rapid Review Analytics Servers in Collaboration with NIT, an Ingram Micro Company

This series consists of four standalone analytics servers that have been designed, tested, and validated in BCD’s testing centers to withstand some of the most demanding video surveillance applications. Within the META region, this product portfolio will be made available exclusively through NIT, an Ingram Micro company (NIT), and a leading distributor of complete IP surveillance and security solutions across the region.

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Impact of Downtime: Your Brand and Your Bottom Line

Impact of Downtime: Your Brand and Your Bottom Line

Given the 24x7x365 nature of business today, uptime and availability of video surveillance systems play an important role in determining the success of many organizations. Yet downtime happens, its reasons vary from sudden hardware failure to human error. When a system goes down, it can deny access to mission-critical video, leading to loss of safety, productivity, and efficiency.

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