HyperConverged Appliance for Video and Surveillance: Datasheet

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Published: September 28, 2020

Value Proposition

Your customers need a rock-solid platform which ensures that mission-critical video and security applications perform to the highest expectations 24/7/365. To meet that demand, StarWind offers purpose-built hyperconverged platforms that take advantage of fault-tolerant architecture to bring maximum uptime and impeccable user experience. StarWind HCA platforms unify server, storage, networking, hypervisor, and a single proactive support umbrella to guarantee hassle-free management experience. Based on your project needs, we will design a solution tailored just for you. We build our systems up to Milestone, Genetec, and Briefcam best practices and test them inside-out to grant you peace of mind by ensuring both customer satisfaction and your reputation.

Features

StarWind ProActive Premium Support

ProActive Premium Support monitors the StarWind-based environment 24/7/365. It detects and helps resolve an issue before it becomes a disaster. Our support engineers will also be just a click away.

StarWind Command Center

StarWind Command Center is a unified management and monitoring tool that significantly improves customer HCI experience. It simplifies infrastructure management, offers convenient monitoring and cluster-wide statistics.


Benefits

○ Faster Time-to-Solution

Design and market your solution in record time thanks to our dedicated team of virtualization, storage, networking, and hardware experts that will help you size, build, and deliver it faster.

○ Maximum Reliability

Reduce downtime to minimum and eliminate frame loss with HCA’s fault-tolerant compute and fault-tolerant flash storage baked-in.

○ Freedom of Customization

Create a fully custom configuration, or use one of our pre-sized specifications for various # of cameras, retention time requirements, and amount of required real-time analytics.


Certified and Built to Industry Best Practices

Rest assured you’ll get guaranteed support and no vendor finger pointing as the solution has been tested, approved, and certified by Hypervisor and VMS vendors. Customize your solutions faster, make them more reliable and consumer-friendly thanks to StarWind engineers building the platform for you from the ground up. All of the platform’s components are supported by StarWind to ensure any customers’ queries are taken care of according to the strictest SLAs.

Specification 

7 days Recording Retention time

Model description Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 40 cameras RT or 1600 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel Xeon Gold 6230N 2.3G 20C/40T
RAM, GB 128GB 160GB 768GB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 3.84TB 3.84TB 3.84TB
Usable Capacity***, Archive 24TB 28TB 40TB
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive DAS, DADAS  No No No
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 4U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes) 4U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes) 4U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes)
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS), GPU
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.
Available hardware options: Dell OEM and Supermicro OEM.

Specification  7 days Recording Retention time
Model description Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 60 cameras RT or 1600 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6258R 2.7G, 28C/56T
RAM, GB 160GB 384GB 1024GB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 7.68TB (5×1.92TB RAID5) 7.68TB (5×1.92TB RAID5) 7.68TB (5×1.92TB RAID5)
Usable Capacity***, Archive 61TB (12x 10TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60) 61TB (12x 10TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60) 61TB (12x 10TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60)
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive storage DAS, DADAS  JBOD, 12x 10TB JBOD, 12x 10TB JBOD, 12x 10TB
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.
Available hardware options: Dell OEM and Supermicro OEM.

Specification  7 days Recording Retention time
Model description Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 60 cameras RT or 2400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 100 cameras RT or 4000 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 5218R 2.1G, 20C/40T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 5218R 2.1G, 20C/40T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6230R 2.1G, 26C/52T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6258R 2.7G, 28C/56T
RAM, GB 320GB 448GB 768GB 1280GB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 15.36TB (5×3.84TB RAID5) 15.36TB (5×3.84TB RAID5) 15.36TB (5×3.84TB RAID5) 30.72TB (9×3.84TB RAID5)
Usable Capacity***, Archive 110TB (12x 18TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60) 110TB (12x 18TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60) 110TB (12x 18TB, RAIDZ2, 2 groups(raid 60) 158TB (24x 12TB, RAIDZ2, 3 groups(raid 60)
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive storage DAS, DASDAS  Yes, WD60 12x 18TB Yes, WD60 12x 18TB Yes, WD60 12x 18TB Yes, WD60 24x 12TB
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DASDAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DASDAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DASDAS 10 (3x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DASDAS
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.

Specification  30 days Recording Retention time
Model description Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 50 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 40 cameras RT or 1600 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel Xeon Gold 6230N 2.3G 20C/40T
RAM, GB 256G 320GB 768GB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 3.84TB 3.84TB 3.84TB
Usable Capacity***, Archive 110TB 110TB 110TB
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive DAS, DADAS  JBOD, 12x 18TB JBOD, 12x 18TB JBOD, 12x 18TB
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DASDAS
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage DADAS), GPU
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.

Specification  30 days Recording Retention time
Model description Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 100 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 60 cameras RT or 1600 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Silver 4210R 2.4G, 10C/20T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6258R 2.7G, 28C/56T
RAM, GB 320GB 640GB 1152GB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 7.68TB 7.68TB 7.68TB
Usable Capacity***, Archive 193TB 193TB 193TB
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive DAS, DADAS  JBOD, 24x 14TB JBOD, 24x 14TB JBOD, 24x 14TB
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U 2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DADAS)
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.

Specification  30 days Recording Retention time
Model description Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, no RT analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 10 cameras RT or 400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 60 cameras RT or 2400 hours of video/day analytic capabilities Up to 250 cameras*, recording retention 7 days, up to 100 cameras RT or 4000 hours of video/day analytic capabilities
Chassis OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740 OEM PowerEdge R740
CPU 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 5218R 2.1G, 20C/40T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 5218R 2.1G, 20C/40T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6230R 2.1G, 26C/52T 2x Intel® Xeon® Gold 6258R 2.7G, 28C/56T
RAM, GB 640GB 768GB 1152GB 1536TB
Usable Capacity***, Hot 15.36TB 15.36TB 15.36TB 15.36TB
Usable Capacity***, Archive 422TB 422TB 477TB 477TB
GPU No 1 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000 2 x RTX 6000
Networking 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE 4x 1GbE, 2x 10GbE, 2x 25GbE
Dedicated archive DAS, DADAS  JBOD, 48x 18TB JBOD, 48x 18TB JBOD, 48x 18TB Yes, WD60 48x 18TB
Rack footprint for 2-node cluster 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 8U (2x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS 10 (3x2U for VS-HCA nodes + 4U for DADAS
Scale Up support** RAM, Storage (DAS & DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS & DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS+DADAS), GPU RAM, Storage (DAS & DADAS), GPU
ProActive Services**** Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included Yes, Included

*1080P FHD cameras were used for sizing the configuration. Use this configuration as a reference and get a precisely sized system according to your individual infrastructure needs.
**Chassis Configuration and Scale-Up Support may vary depending on manufacturer and customizations chosen.
***Usable capacity calculated based on capacity advertised by HDD vendors.
****Read more about StarWind ProActive Premium Support here.

Switchless scale-out options are available for certain models.
For additional details, please contact your sales manager.


Supported Hypervisors: VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V
Supported Operating Systems: Microsoft Windows Server 2012, 2012 R2, 2016, 2019
Supported Storage Protocols: iSCSI, iSER, SMB3, SMB Direct, NFSv4.1, NVMe-oF
Supported Storage Management & Integrations: SMI-S, VVols, Redfish™, Swordfish™
Recommended Switches: Mellanox MSN2100, MSN2010, Dell S4810
Virtual Machine Backup and Replication: Veeam® Backup and Replication™ V10
Monitoring, Reporting and Capacity Planning: Veeam® ONE™ V10
Management and Security: StarWind Command Center
Optional Components: Microsoft SCVMM, Windows Admin Center; VMware vSphere, vCenter
Operations Management

System configurations presented in this document are for reference only and may vary slightly depending on CPU updates and parts availability. For precise system configuration, please inquire with your Account Manager.

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