QNAP announces integration with LG IP cameras

Taipei, Taiwan, September 20, 2011 – QNAP Security today announced that LG IP cameras are successfully integrated with its Linux-based VioStor NVR (Network Video Recorder) series. Users of LG IP cameras can now leverage the QNAP VioStor NVR series, featuring high performance hardware platform with excellent data processing power, easy installation without a PC needed, and award-winning data storage technology to establish a high reliable network surveillance system.

QNAP VioStor NVR series ranges from 2-drive entry-level to 8-drive professional models, along with 4-48 channel recording in H.264, MPEG-4, MJPEG and MxPEG formats. The VioStor NVR offers E-map and multi-server monitoring—users can locate up to 128 IP cameras on a multi-layered digital map, receive instant alert notifications, and view corresponding IP cameras simply by clicking the camera’s icon. In addition, users can directly monitor and play back videos and audio by connecting a compatible widescreen TV or monitor and plug in a USB mouse to the VioStor Pro series. Up to full HD (1920X1080) resolution is supported. Above all, they can be done without a PC or additional software, reducing the total cost of establishing the solution.

“As a Linux-based open platform NVR solution provider, QNAP continues to invest in supporting a wider spectrum of cameras for users to choose from. Today, we are pleased to announce a successful integration with the IP camera series from LG, a world-class brand renowned for its high quality and reliability,” said Andrew Yu, product manager at QNAP Security. “This integration provides more flexibility for users when choosing a proper IP surveillance system.”

“We are delighted to enter a partnership with QNAP," commented Jin-Yong Kim, senior vice president of the Commercial Display & Security Division, LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company. "LG's IP-based high technology fits well with QNAP’s professional NVR solutions to provide customers with a broad and powerful set of choices in security solutions. Collaborating with QNAP helps us develop products that can be easily integrated, allowing our valuable customers to experience LG security solutions in new and exciting ways."