1U 8-Bay Rackmount Management Appliance
  • Manage up to 5,000 Cameras
  • Intel® Xeon® Silver 4216 Scalable Processors
  • Operating System: Windows Server 2016


  • Supports Microsoft SQL
  • SSD, SATA & SAS Drives
  • RAID Options: 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
  • Redundant Power
  • iDRAC features include:
    • Remote Management
    • Disaster Recovery
    • Critical Resource Monitoring


High Computing Power Throughput 1U 8-Bay Management Appliance

The VSS-MS-81X-5000 delivers unparalleled performance formanagement applications. This 1U, 2-socket appliance guarantees maximum throughput using the latest technology.

With two Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors and 16 DIMM slots, this appliance delivers high throughput and is ideal for high-intensity application workloads. Optimize I/O throughput with high-performance solid-state drives for the operating system, database software, and applications.

System Reliability

High system availability is provided by redundant 550W power supplies, guaranteeing reliability in any deployment. Further system coverage is ensured by Video Storage Solutions’ industry-leading five-year, on-site, next business day, Keep Your Hard Drive warranty.

Supported CamerasUp to 5,000+
Processor(s) Dual Intel® Xeon® Silver 4216 (16 Cores, 32 Threads, 3.20GHz)
Processor Passmark Dual Intel® Xeon® Silver 4216: 20,362
Operating SystemWindows Server 2016
Operating System Drives(2) 240GB SSDs (RAID 1)
Database SoftwareMicrosoft SQL Express
Database DrivesUp to 2500 Cameras: (2) Sets of RAID 1 480GB SSDs
Up to 5000+ Cameras: (2) Sets of RAID 1 960GB SSDs
Hard Drives SupportedPCIe NVMe, SATA & SAS
MemoryStandard Configuration: 32GB (4x 8GB)
Maximum Configuration: Up to 512GB RDIMM, 1TB LRDIMM (16x DDR4 DIMM Slots)
RAIDOS RAID 0, 1; Data RAID 0, 1, 5, 6, 10
RAID ControllerPERC H730P (2GB NV Cache)
Networking(2) 1GbE RJ45 Ports, (4) 10GbE SFP+ ports
Expansion Slots(1) Low-Profile PCle x16 slot (In default configuration)
USB(s)Rear (2) USB 3.0, Front (1) USB 2.0
Video Outputs(1) VGA
Remote ManagementiDRAC Express
ManufacturerVideo Storage Solutions
System* Warranty5-Year, On-site, Next Business Day, Keep Your Hard Drive Warranty
Hard Drive Warranty5-Year Advanced Replacement
Form Factor1U Rackmount
Rack SupportSliding Rack Rail with Cable Management Arm
Hard Drive Bays(8) 2.5" Hot Swappable Bays
Power Supply(s)(2) 550W (100-240VAC) 80 Plus Platinum
Maximum Power Draw472W
Operating Temperature(Min) 50°F - (Max) 95° F [(Min) 10°C - (Max) 35° C]
Operating Humidity5 ~ 90% (non-condensing)
Dimensions (WxDxH)19” (482.6mm) x 28.67” (728.24mm) x 1.68” (42.8mm)
Max. Weight35.36 lbs. (16.03 kg)
*System = Chassis, Motherboard, Backplane, RAID Controller, Power Supply, RAM, OS Drives, and NICs

5-Year, On-Site, Next Business Day, Keep Your Hard Drive Warranty

With Video Storage Solutions’ Keep Your Hard Drive Warranty, your sensitive data and hard drive never leave your control. It also helps you comply with current data privacy regulations and internal company policies by ensuring sensitive information on your hard drive is not compromised, mitigating the risk of expensive civil litigation if confidential customer data or intellectual property were to be exposed.

Each VSS product line includes a standard hardware warranty upon purchase. Depending on your project needs, VSS can modify this service to include accelerated service levels or extended warranties. Please reach out to your representative for more information.
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