Ganz CORTROL VMS Version 1.17.0 Released

Major Release - CORTROL 1.17.0 is now available!

September 22, 2020, Cary, N.C. CBC AMERICA, a leading manufacturer of intelligent security systems and the Ganz brand's parent company, announced today the new edition of Ganz CORTROL VMS - version 1.17.0. This release has added 12 major function updates and over 24 function enhancements that further enable customers to fully leverage their video surveillance investments.

New Features:

  • Activate a PTZ tour added to the Event & Action Configurator
  • Program a Device action (for device-specific commands)
  • GPU hardware decoding for H.264 codec for CORTROL Client
  • GPU hardware decoder performance test utility for CORTROL Client
  • Fisheye, hardware-accelerated dewarping for CORTROL Client
  • "Combine all visible tracks" resolution selection upon export from CORTROL Client
  • Thumbnail preview of timeline and bookmarks in CORTROL Client
  • External Service events are displayed by their assigned event/tag color in CORTROL Client
  • The counter value (Event) for camera, and Software side counters event have been added to the Event & Action Configurator
  • Variable value event type (Mapping metadata, POS, from device/camera) has been added to the Event & Action Configurator
  • Malay and Portuguese language localizations have been added

For the complete list including over 24 function enhancements, notes, and descriptions see the release notes.  Learn more about CORTROL at

About Ganz

CBC AMERICA 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 video management software, smart video analytics, biometric access systems, and supporting devices.