Ganz CORTROL VMS V1.8.0 Released

Cary, N.C. -  April 29, 2018 — CBC AMERICA., the parent company of the Ganz brand, announced the latest release of their VMS Ganz CORTROL V1.8.0.

Ganz CORTROL V1.8.0 brings several new features and enhancements, offering system administrator's greater control of their infrastructure.

New features:

  • Encryption support for client-server communication and server databases
  • Support for Keri Systems Doors. NET access control
  • Live statuses, Archive navigation, Cardholders’ information, Events & Actions
  • OPC Client functionality support under Events & Actions
  • Toggling between Local/UTC/Server time in Monitor application
  • Mobile application GPS coordinate display on Geo map, recording and playback
  • New action ‘Pop-up playback on screen’ in Events and actions configurator
  • Selected camera highlight and positioning on map
  • Video files (AVI, MP4, MKV) export via HTTP API


  • Implemented edge recording support for Axis cameras
  • Added PTZ functionality to Apix-33ZDome/S2 led camera model
  • Implemented export to CSV option for all features under Console Monitoring section
  • Option ‘configuration import from database’ now automatically upgrades imported DB in case of version mismatch

For the complete list and descriptions see release notes.

About Ganz CORTROL
Ganz CORTROL is an extremely scalable Central Management Software designed to manage IP surveillance networks—from a single NVR/DVR to multiple sites and servers handling thousands of cameras.

The 64-bit, extremely scalable VMS / CMS manages unlimited servers, sites and cameras remotely, quickly and efficiently and features automatic failover configuration and redundant management servers for uninterrupted reliability. Other features include video analytics integration, license plate and facial recognition support, a profile generating server deployment tool, mobile and cloud editions.

The IP Camera Auto Detection and Auto Server Discovery features make the 4K ready, Windows based software simple to deploy on any network. It accepts MJPG, MPEG-4 and H.264 as well as full HD and megapixel video streams from Network (IP) cameras, encoders and capture boards. This along with its CMS client-server architecture allows you to build hybrid scalable solutions from a single NVR/DVR to multiple servers handling thousands of cameras.

Learn more about Ganz CORTROL VMS and CMS features, view demos and download free at

About Ganz
CBC AMERICA is a global leader in the design, development and manufacturing of world-class security solutions. The Ganz brand offers integrated system architecture across multiple market segments including IP and analog cameras, performance driven optics, intelligent video analytics, biometric access systems, discreet enclosures, video management software and recording devices.  Ganz Security’s state-of-the-art products are backed by exceptional technical support and customer service and are designed for easy integration and maximum scalability for any system requirements.