CORTROL VMS 1.22.1 Maintenance Release

December 19, 2022, Cary, N.C. — Ganz, a leading manufacturer of intelligent security systems, announced the maintenance release of CORTROL VMS 1.22.1.  Ganz CORTROL unites actionable intelligence in a central command center by unifying IP-based video surveillance, access control, AI, analytics, IoT smart sensors, license-plate recognition, facial recognition, communications, biometrics, and other IP systems. This maintenance release adds new features and enhancements.

New Features:

  • Authorize external/LDAP users using Win32 Logon User call
  • (Applied to foreign security principals when user domain is not accessible from the server directly)
  • Serbian (Cyrillic, Serbia) localization


  • Client: Responsiveness of a combo box with a lot of elements
  • Client: Startup time on systems without internet access
  • Leica BLK device: Implemented 2.0 firmware version support
  • MQTT client compatibility with HiveMQ Cloud broker
  • Removed outlines for marker icons and text on the maps
  • Regex matching for MQTT client and GSM modem events
  • Support of ‘Scene Change Detection’ feature to new Panasonic/i-PRO devices

Support for new cameras added:

  • Grundig: GD-CI-BT4747P, GD-CI-AT4537VH, GD-CI-AT4537TH, GD-CI-BP8637V, GD-CI-BP8637T, GD-CI-AP4617V
  • Ganz GXiServer Video Analytics 96,128,160,192,224 and 256 channel devices
  • VCACore Video Analytics 96,128,160,192,224 and 256 channel devices


  • Analog devices: External PTZ control settings
  • CBC (Ganz) ZNP-B5M212DP model AI stream recording
  • Client: Checkbox ‘Pop up message box upon server disconnect’ may disappear after restart
  • Tanz cameras may not work as (Generic) ONVIF Compatible camera model
  • Zone-specified events for Leica devices


CORTROL version 1.3.x, and newer allows upgrading of prior installations

  • Premier, Global, Recorder: “NOT” backward compatible with older installations
  • Management Console: Not compatible with older versions of the CORTROL Server
  • Client: Compatible with 1.22.x, and older versions of Premier, Global, Recorder

For the complete list, notes, and descriptions, see the V1.22.1 release notes.   Learn more and download a trial of CORTROL Premiere at

About Ganz
Ganz Security is a global leader in designing, developing, and manufacturing world-class intelligent security solutions. The Ganz brand offers integrated system architecture across multiple market segments, including CORTROL video management software, video analytics, 3D surveillance systems, AI, and supporting devices. With millions of network systems and camera installations globally, we continually set the standard for innovation, quality, and value.