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Published by Margeaux on October 27, 2011 12:27 PM

QNAP recently released its latest firmware update for VioStor NVRs. Upgrading to version 3.5.1 enables high capacity storage on VS-2008, VS-2004L and VioStor Pro NVRs by adding support for 3TB SATA hard drives.

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Published by Margeaux on June 1, 2011 1:47 PM

QNAP is releasing a new version of its VMobile app that enables Android users to reap the benefits of mobile monitoring. With an Android in hand, users can view live footage from numerous cameras and enjoy the convenience of touch screen controls. Options include multi-channel display, sequential video display, alarm notifications and more.

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Published by Margeaux on May 18, 2011 2:46 PM

QNAP released the latest upgrade to VMobile, its remote viewing app for Apple touch screen devices. Version 1.0.3 offers improvements both in quality and in convenience.

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Published by Margeaux on February 25, 2011 10:21 AM

QNAP has announced the release of its first consumer-specific standalone network video recorders. The VioStor VS-2008L and VS-2004L are Linux-embedded for reliable management of video surveillance programs. They are an economical solution for recording up to eight or four cameras respectively.

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Published by Margeaux on February 21, 2011 9:56 AM

QNAP announces its ONVIF compliant update from Viostor Network Video Recorder. Firmware version 3.3.1 supports more than 1,000 models of IP cameras and video servers by 38 brands.

This upgrade offers new functions such as auto video snapshot savings, which allows users to specifically time snapshots and save to a designated sever. Another new feature is specific channel remote setting. This enables users of differing management levels to prioritize records, making it easier to quickly pull up the most important footage.

The firmware update enhances settings for local display and live view for Viostar PRO series. It also allows users to control audio and visual PTZ functions through sound cards and joystick USB connections, making it a convenient solution for retail surveillance.

The 3.3.1 update makes set up incredibly easy. Simply plug in a VGA/TV monitor and USB-driven house to view recorded video or monitor live footage.

For more information and to download the firmware version 3.3.1, click here. is proud to be a certified QNAP partner and reseller. Don't forget to check out our extensive selection of QNAP servers.


Published by Amelia on October 13, 2010 4:09 PM

QNAP recently launched the VioStor Pro Series, the first Linux-based network video recorder (NVR) that is capable of truly PC-less configuration, monitoring IP cameras over a network, and video playback using a high-definition VGA monitor or TV. The four new models in the VioStor series all feature dual-core Intel® Atom™ processors with 1 GB memory that delivers network throughput of 176Mbps. This produces high-quality megapixel recordings and saves on power consumption.

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Published by Dan on April 14, 2010 2:04 PM

QNAP is at the SecuTech Expo in Taipei, Taiwan this week showcasing a new fleet of high-performance network video recorders. This latest batch of NVRs offers some welcome additions to QNAP's already popular VioStor NVR series. On display at SecuTech are the company's new 2-drive, 4-drive, and 6-drive VioStor NVR models. Each NVR incorporates an Intel Atom D-510 dual-core processor for reliable performance and maximum throughput with very low power consumption.

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Published by Dan on April 5, 2010 3:22 PM

This week we're adding a fresh batch of QNAP Network Video Recorders to the online store. Each of these powerful NVRs serves as a standalone network surveillance system complete with embedded software and mass storage capabilities. QNAP VioStor NVRS support real-time monitoring and recording from multiple cameras simultaneously. Users can even access live camera footage and archived video remotely using a standard web browser.

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Published by Dan on March 10, 2010 11:06 AM

QNAP has announced a firmware upgrade for its VioStor series of network video recorders. The new firmware, version 3.2.0, supports more powerful event management, increased user access control, and a larger selection of IP camera models. VioStor NVR users can download the updated firmware for free at the QNAP website.

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Published by Dan on November 16, 2009 3:30 PM

QNAP has unveiled a new mobile surveillance application for its VioStor NVR network surveillance systems. It's called VSMobile, and when installed on a Windows PDA phone, it provides users with the ability to monitor network cameras while on the move.

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Published by Dan on October 8, 2009 4:45 PM

At last month's ASIS tradeshow in Anaheim, it was announced that Security Products Magazine had named the QNAP VioStor VS-8040 network video recorder as its "New Product of the Year." The award recognizes outstanding product development achievements by security manufacturers whose products have the ability to improve workplace security.

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Published by Dan on September 1, 2009 3:47 PM

QNAP Security has announced the latest version of embedded firmware for its VioStar line of NVRs. The new 3.1.0 firmware will be offered for free to existing VioStar users. It offers a number of important new features designed to enhance the reliability and usability of QNAP VioStar network video recorders. Highlights include intelligent video analytics, generic IP camera integration, and digital watermarking.

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Published by Dan on August 26, 2009 11:46 AM

QNAP Security has added some new product offerings to its lineup of high-performance network video recorders. The QNAP VS-4016U-RP, VS-8024U-RP, and VS-8032U-RP rack-mounted NVR are designed for high-resolution video recording, mass storage capacity, and real-time monitoring. Each NVR supports M-JPEG, MPEG-4, MxPEG, and H.264 video compression, and offers compatibility with over 300 IP network camera models from a lengthy list of top brands.

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Published by Dan on June 16, 2009 2:53 PM

QNAP Security is rolling out two new NVR network surveillance systems. The QNAP VioStor-8040-RP is a high-performance network video recorder featuring an 8-bay chassis, while the QNAP VioStor-8040 NVR comes in the form of an 8-bay tower. Each NVR supports over 24 IP camera brands and 300 different IP camera models from leading manufacturers such as Axis, ACTi, Arecont Vision, Canon, IQeye, and Vivotek. They provide 40-channel recording and 16TB storage capacity with 8 hot-swappable hard drive bays.

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Published by Dan on May 29, 2009 9:56 AM

QNAP Security just announced a pair of new high-performance network video recorders offering real-time monitoring, large storage capacity, and diverse recording features. Both the QNAP VioStor-2012 and the QNAP VioSotr-2008 are 2-bay, Intel Atom-based, hot-swappable network surveillance systems. These standalone NVRs offer support for cutting-edge surveillance technologies such as megapixel recording and H.264 video compression. And the work with most popular network camera brands, including Axis, ACTi, Arecont Vision, IQeye, Mobotix, Sony, Vivotek, and many more.

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