Ganz Security

The 1.13.0 Version of Ganz CORTROL VMS now available

The new release enables heat-map reports and motion blurring for identity protection on video export.  

May 7, 2019, Cary, N.C.  — CBC AMERICA., the parent company of the Ganz brand, announced the worldwide release of Ganz CORTROL VMS Version 1.13.0.  This release has added essential new functions, features, and enhancements; offering system administrator's greater control of their infrastructure.

New Features:

  •  Heat-map reports in the Client application
  • Motion blurring for identity protection on video export
  • Instant playback default mode settings


  • Software Motion detection redesigned
  • Eraser/Quotas improvements to avoid potential issues from invalid drive/NAS config
  • The client automatically caches a list of recording servers*
  • Channel settings: audio, digital inputs/outputs moved to a new tab in Console
  • Install upgrade restriction: Recording Servers with higher version then Global Server
  • Channel Replication: Receive archives from multiple servers, including failover
  • Events & Actions
    • Action – Apply subtitles to “Export Snapshot.”
    • Action – Adjust snapshot title, and subtitles to “Send an email with Snapshot.”
    • Action - Added text macro for the target channel
    • Event - Added ‘Recording recovered’ in HTTP API
  • Russian localization improvements

New Device/Camera Support:

  • CBC (Ganz) ZN8-P3X30-NIR, ZN8-P4NTAF and ZN8-P5NTAF models
  • Hanwha XNB-8000 and XNV-6011 models

*The related functionality is only supported in CORTROL Global edition.

For the complete list, notes and descriptions see release notes.  Learn more about CORTROL at

About Ganz
CBC AMERICA is a global leader in the design, development, and manufacturing of world-class security solutions. The Ganz brand offers integrated system architecture across multiple market segments including IP and analog cameras, performance-driven optics, intelligent video analytics, biometric access systems, discreet enclosures, video management software and recording devices.  Ganz’s state-of-the-art products are backed by exceptional technical support and customer service, and designed for easy integration and maximum scalability for any system requirements.

CORTROL VMS Release Notes
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