New DW® Spectrum IPVMS v4.1 is Now Available

DW® Spectrum IPVMS v4.1. 

Cerritos, CA (August 10, 2019)Digital Watchdog® (DW®), the industry leader in digital recorders, surveillance cameras and related management software, announces the release of DW Spectrum IPVMS v4.1. The latest version of the software delivers many new and important features, infrastructure and connectivity improvements, and customized tools, rules and notifications. 

“We are excited to add new features and capabilities to DW Spectrum,” said Patrick Kelly, Director of IP Sales, Digital Watchdog. “This release opens a world of possibilities with the new embedded browser and push notification capabilities.”
New features include:
  • Push Notifications - Users can create custom text for notifications in the Rules Engine via the Desktop Client.
  • Health Monitoring - Available in the Server Web Admin interface and DW Cloud Portal, Health Monitoring provides administrators detailed information about a system’s health, including, but not limited to:

o   Alerts

o   System status information

o   Servers status information

o   Cameras status information

o   Storage locations status information

o   Network interfaces

o   Desktop clients connected to servers

  • New Embedded Browser – The Desktop Client now uses a full-featured embedded Chromium browser (v.77.0.3865) to display webpages on layouts:

o   Download files on webpage

o   Camera webpages are now available directly in the Camera Settings Dialog.

  • Video Wall Failover - If a server with Video Wall licenses fails, the video wall continues working for 7 days. After that, it will be blocked with the error message "Not enough licenses."
DW Spectrum IPVMS is freely distributed, including the DW Spectrum server and client software (Windows®/Linux®/Mac®), the DW Cloud™ ( client from all leading web browsers (Google® Chrome, Firefox®, Internet Explorer®, Safari® and Opera®), as well as the free DW Spectrum mobile app for iOS and Android devices. The DW Spectrum IPVMS server software is included with pre-configured DW Blackjack® NVR servers and MEGApix® CaaS™ edge cameras or it can be installed on third-party Windows or Ubuntu® Linux-based systems.

DW Spectrum IPVMS updates automatically in systems where previous v3 software is already installed. Click here to download the software from the product page on our website or go to and search for DW Spectrum.
DW® empowers our customers as the industry-leading single source of value-driven complete solutions for all video surveillance applications (Universal HD over Coax® / hybrid / IP enterprise), focusing on ease of use and ROI. DW® products offer technologically-advanced features including multi-sensor HD cameras at real-time 30fps, Star-Light Plus™ color in darkness technology, WDR, Smart DNR™ and Smart IR™. Complete IP megapixel surveillance solutions include single- and multi-sensor MEGApix® cameras and edge recording systems, Blackjack® servers and NAS devices, DW Spectrum® IPVMS for server, mobile and on-camera control. Complete Universal HD over Coax® surveillance solutions include single- and multi-sensor Star-Light Plus™ cameras, VMAX® DVRs and C3® remote management and event server software. DW® supports all video surveillance systems with SiteWatch™ motion detectors and NightWatch™ illuminators. 


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DW® Complete Surveillance Solutions
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