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 From:  mtnbkr <waa dash m0n0wall at revpol dot com>
 To:  =?ISO-8859-1?Q?Fredrik_=D6stergren_-_IT-Kontakt_AB?= <fredrik dot ostergren at itkontakt dot se>
 Cc:  m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] Off Topic : FOSS security DVR system needed
 Date:  Fri, 30 Mar 2007 11:54:17 -0400
I LOVE this list. :)

JUST this morning (no lie) a client called me and asked "Can you quote
us for a multi-PoE-IP-camera-DVR solution that runs on Linux"

I said... "Hmmmm, I will have to see what is available."

And then this thread (albeit pretty off-topic) appears in the m0n0wall

Zone Minder looks like exactly what I need! Thanks!


Fredrik Östergren - IT-Kontakt AB wrote:
> Hi!
> I don't know if this is what you are looking for but there is a livecd,
> virtual image for vmware and screenshots so go and check it out.
> http://www.zoneminder.com
> I haven't used it in a production environment but my basic tests gave very
> good results.
> This one is managed via http which is a great benefit.
> Good luck!
> Best Regards
> / Fredrik
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lee Sharp [mailto:leesharp at hal dash pc dot org] 
> Sent: den 30 mars 2007 05:11
> To: m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch
> Subject: [m0n0wall] Off Topic : FOSS security DVR system needed
> Once again I am shamelessly imposing on the awesome depth and breadth of 
> knowledge on this list, and it is only tenuously related to m0n0wall.
> Right now, we sell a service that can include a multi camera security 
> DVR system.  The user can connect to this camera from there home (or 
> vacation) Internet connection and see what is happening at the office. 
> Having m0n0wall helps, as the traffic shaper makes a big difference 
> here. :) (There is the connection)  Right now we are using Geovision, 
> and LuxRiot, and Windows is killing me!  Stability is a nightmare, and 
> telling people to constantly reboot the security system is not an option 
> I want to consider.  I would love to find a good stable Linux (or any 
> *nix) system I could remotely manage.  Please help me!  (Oh, and cost is 
> a consideration, but not the main one) Thanks,
> 			Lee

Bill Arlofski
Reverse Polarity