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Essentials by Pivot3 – Elite Models














Quality, Performance, Capacity, Peace of Mind

Essentials Elite models are servers optimized for video recording and other security applications from Pivot3, the leader in mission-critical video and security. Based on the latest industry standard hardware and software, Essentials by Pivot3 Elite models ensure you receive the optimum performance and capacity for your budget. With a wide selection of models and configuration options, you’re guaranteed to meet your compute processing, bandwidth and capacity requirements. 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 video servers, comes with the peace of mind from Pivot3’s experience and expertise supporting mission-critical video environments for over 15 years.

Performance and Affordability

The optimum combination of processors, RAM, disk drives, and networking in an industry-standard server platform ensure you get the best performance for the best price. The broad range of pre-configured models allow you to purchase just what you need to effectively utilize budgets.

Confidence and Peace of Mind

Confidence comes from having a video recording server guaranteed to meet your bandwidth and reliability requirements. Peace of mind comes from deploying a server that is backed by Pivot3’s experience delivering and supporting mission-critical video environments for over 15 years, plus the ability to help you grow into an enterprise-grade, modern security infrastructure at any scale as needs grow.

Simple to Deploy and Manage

With Microsoft Windows Server 2019 pre-installed and licensed, the recording servers are ready for your video management software of choice to be installed and to start recording and storing video. Essentials by Pivot3 supports industry-leading video management software (VMS), so you can be assured it will support your VMS of choice. Integrated out-of-band server management software (iDRAC) helps system integrators and security personnel deploy, update and monitor servers anywhere, anytime.

System Integrators Easy Button

Pivot3 has made it easy to select and quote the right product for your customer’s specific needs (camera count, type of camera, video retention, VMS vendor, etc.). With Essentials by Pivot3 and Acuity hyperconverged infrastructure, integrators have a solution for any scale of customer security requirements.

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.

Elite Models Feature Highlights

  • 1U and 2U form factors
  • Intel® XEON® Scalable and Intel® XEON® E Processors
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2019 operating system pre-installed and licensed
  • Includes Pivot3 Surety software
  • 16TB to 416TB storage capacity
  • 4 to 26 SATA disk drives
  • NVMe SSD for performance acceleration
  • 10 GbE and 1 GbE networking
  • Integrated out-of-band server management software
  • 5-year, on-site, 24x7, NBD, keep your hard drive warranty and support
  • Redundant power supplies for maximum system uptime
  • Dedicated hardware RAID controller
  • Hot-swap hard drives
  • SSD M.2 boot devices with mirroring