Wavestore PetaBlok® servers deliver an umatched enterprise recording, management and control solution for projects that require robust long-term storage and demand mission-critical reliability. Up to 254 network cameras can be connected to each PetaBlok®, which are supplied with pre-installed Wavestore’s Video Management Software (VMS). Throughput options up to 2,400Mbits/sec are available, with multiple network interfaces to segregate incoming and outgoing network traffic. Ports can be bonded to provide fault-tolerance and maintain the highest levels of performance at all times.

PetaBlok® servers come complete with dual power supply as standard and can accommodate up to 204 x 3.5” hot swappable hard drives in a high-density chassis to provide up to 2.856PB of storage per unit. This can deliver more than 400 days continuous real-time recording from 254 HD cameras or more than 100 days recording from 254 4K cameras, each with RAID5 redundancy.

At a glance

Form factor: 8U, 12U & 16U rackmount options

Server channels: Up to 254

Max. HDDs: 204 x hot swap

Max. IP throughput: Options up to 2,400Mbits/sec

RAID: HyperRAID™ ready (up to N+5)

HDD spin down: EcoStore™ ready

Failover ready: Yes

Operating System (OS): Linux with VMS embedded

Wavestore VMS: Pre-installed, ready to licence any level

Quick Camera Group setup: Yes

On-board WaveView client operation: For set-up only

Remote WaveView & WaveView Mobile client operation: Yes

Dual PSU: Yes

Standard warranty: Three-years

Extended warranty: Five-years (optional)

Key features

Pre-installed with Wavestore’s highly secure VMS embedded into its Linux Operating System (OS)

Compatible with all Wavestore VMS levels
Up to 4096bit encryption with comprehensive cyber-security package provided as standard
EcoStore™ ready*
HyperRAID ready*
Fully ONVIF conformant and truly open-platform


Wavestore PetaBlok® Datasheet