Ganz Security

Ganz CORTROL VMS Version 1.18.0 Released

Major Release - CORTROL 1.18.0 is now available!

March 15, 2021, Cary, N.C.  — CBC AMERICA, a leading manufacturer of intelligent security systems and the Ganz brand's parent company, announced today the new edition of Ganz CORTROL VMS - version 1.18.0. This release has added 8 new features and over 15 function enhancements that further enable customers to fully leverage their video surveillance investments.


New Features:

  • Added option to export snapshots as a PDF report with operator’s description in CORTROL Client
  • Added support for H.265 hardware decoding (on GPU) in CORTROL Client
  • Show live video preview when hovering the mouse over channel markers on the map in CORTROL Client
  • Implemented basic video analytics (advanced motion detection): object detection & classification for Console
  • Added support for external databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server) to store audit events in Console (CORTROL Global only)
  • Added server ability to control Windows time settings for Console
  • Added New analytics engine (VA) for Console
  • Added ONVIF Profile T Support (Devices/Cameras) for Console


  • Added support for Camio (added a setting for the local server IP address) on CORTROL Premier
  • Improved timeline rendering speed for CORTROL Client
  • Implemented license notifications in Client & Console
  • Implemented authentication support for Camio Box connection in Console
  • Localization updates for Polish, Russian, Malay, German, Dutch and Italian languages

Support for new devices added:

  • Vivotek models:
    • FE9182-H, IB8377-HT, FD9365-HTV, FD9187-H, IT9389-HT, IB9391-EHT, MS9390-HV, FD9167-H, MA9321-EHTV, MS9321-EHV, IP9167-HP

  • CBC GANZ models:
    • GANZ AIBox 4 & GANZ AIBox 8
  • Milesight models:
    • MS-C5371-X23HPB & MS-C5364-PB
  • TRENDnet models:
    • TV-IP420Pv2 and TV-IP440PIv2

  • Lecia model: BLK247
  • Avigilon model: 8.0-H4A-DO1-IR
  • Dahua models: DH-SD60230-HNI, TiOC


For the complete list including over 15 function enhancements, notes, and descriptions see the release notes.  Learn more about CORTROL at


About Ganz 

Ganz is a global leader in designing, developing, and manufacturing world-class intelligent security solutions. The Ganz brand offers integrated system architecture across multiple market segments, including video management software, smart video analytics, biometric access systems, and supporting devices.

CORTROL VMS Release Notes
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