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Essentials by Pivot3 – Standard Models



1U Server




Small Tower


Micro Tower

Essentials Standard models are workstations and servers optimized for viewing video data and running other associated video and security applications from Pivot3, the leader in mission-critical video and security. Based on the latest industry-standard hardware and software, Essentials by Pivot3 servers and workstations provide maximum value and industry-leading customer support. Essentials includes Pivot3 Surety software which enables central management and monitoring of multiple Essentials servers, at either remote or central locations, from the Pivot3 Management Application. For System Integrators (SIs) and Value-added Resellers (VARs), Essentials by Pivot3 are simple to configure and quote based on the project’s specific requirements, and unlike other servers and workstations, come backed by Pivot3’s experience and expertise supporting mission-critical video environments for over 15 years.


High performance and power-efficient processors with integrated graphics or GPUs maintain performance while decoding video streams. Decode more high definition and 4K streams with support for multiple GPUs.


A broad range of pre-configured models allow you to purchase just what you need for fitting into your budget.


With Microsoft Windows 10 Pro pre-installed and licensed, the viewing workstations and servers are ready for use with your video management software of choice to start viewing video.


A variety of small, compact form factors enable flexibility of deployment, for example behind a monitor or under a desk.

Central Management and Monitoring

Pivot3 Surety software unifies and simplifies managing and monitoring multiple Essentials servers alongside non-Pivot3 servers from the Pivot3 Management Application.

World-class Support

Essentials by Pivot3 are backed by a five-year, on-site, next business day, keep your hard drive warranty and 24x7 support from an organization experienced in supporting servers, storage, networking and software in mission-critical video environments.

Standard Models Feature Highlights

  • Micro, Small and Mid-Tower form factors plus 1U rack server
  • Intel® Core™ Processors
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Pro pre-installed and licensed
  • Support for multiple NVIDIA GPU models
  • Includes Pivot3 Surety software
  • M.2 SSD OS Drive
  • 10 GbE RJ45 or 1 GbE RJ45 networking
  • 5-year, on-site, 24x7, next business day, keep your hard drive warranty and support
  • Support multiple high-resolution and 4k monitors