Network Video Recorder includes internal RAID.

Press Release Summary:

Pre-loaded with ViconNet video management software, single chassis NVR Shadow includes up to 6.5 TB of usable, internal storage space in RAID 5 configuration. System provides extended storage through 8 hot-swappable drives that are accessible from front of unit. It can simultaneously record 50-95 cameras, depending on cameras' frame rate, recording quality, and resolution. Operating system drive, as well as CD/DVD, are not part of RAID array and are located internally.

Original Press Release:

Vicon Introduces New Single Chassis NVR with Internal RAID

New "NVR Shadow" Operates ViconNet Digital Video Management Software and Provides Ample RAID-Protected Storage

Hauppauge, NY, May 27, 2009: Vicon Industries Inc., a leading designer and producer of integrated IP video surveillance and access control systems, introduced today the "NVR Shadow," a powerful NVR pre-loaded with ViconNet video management software and including up to 6.5 TB of usable, internal storage space in RAID 5 configuration. In addition to serving as the "hub" of a ViconNet video network, the NVR Shadow provides extended storage through eight hot-swappable drives for video database storage that are accessible from the front of the unit. The operating system drive, as well as a slim CD/DVD, are not part of the RAID array and are located internally.

The NVR Shadow is offered with three levels of usable storage space: 1.6 TB, 3.3 TB or 6.5 TB. The number of cameras it can simultaneously record varies from 50 to 95, depending on the cameras' frame rate, recording quality and resolution. It is available only within a 2RU rackmount chassis. A professional rail kit is provided with the unit to ensure that its weight is adequately supported with installed in a 19" rack. Orders are being accepted immediately for delivery within a few weeks.

"Our new, aggressively priced NVR Shadow will change the IP storage landscape," stated Bret McGowan, Vicon's V.P. of U.S. Sales and Marketing. "For most common applications, this convenient, single unit will offer the performance, value and extended storage that IP system installers and end-users have been seeking, along with RAID-level storage protection."

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About Vicon Industries Inc.

Vicon Industries Inc., listed on the NYSE under the symbol "VII," designs, manufactures and markets a broad line of products used in integrated video surveillance systems. Vicon's marketing and development efforts focus on today's leading edge security technologies, including digital recording and IP video solutions, access control, matrix controls, cameras, monitors, mounting accessories, remote positioning devices and fiber optic equipment. The Company's products are used in a variety of surveillance, security, safety and control applications, in banks, gaming casinos, traffic control, hospitals, retailing, multiple commercial and industrial installations, etc. For more information regarding Vicon, visit us at

Margie Gurwin

Director of Marketing


89 Arkay Drive

Hauppauge, NY 11788

(631) 952-2288

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