About BCDVideo

It’s no longer enough to place your trust in a white box video surveillance solution. IP video surveillance systems are placed under increasingly strict video retention mandates, loaded with high-definition megapixel cameras, and relied upon to secure some of the most sensitive security environments. Every byte matters.

Trusted Source For Security Integrators

BCDVideo’s focus on proactive response and personal service has allowed us to become the most trusted source for security integrators to find innovative, purpose-built IP video storage solutions. Our award-winning products cover video surveillance storage servers, access control servers, environmentally hardened servers and switches, client viewing stations, networking, and professional on-site services.

High-performance, Scalable Solutions

We proudly work with the world’s top security integrators implementing security solutions certified by the top Video Management Software (VMS) and digital camera manufacturers. This allows us to deliver high-performance, scalable solutions built with the future in mind. Our global footprint includes over 70,000 installations, spanning 74 countries and countless verticals

Jeff Burgess BCDVideo founder testimony

"What I take most pride in, is the pride that our team members have in what we provide to the security industry, the incredible locations we help protect, and the significance of making all of that possible.” -Jeff Burgess, BCDVideo President and CEO

BCDVideo news

Iluminar CEO Eddie Reynolds To Speak At ISC West 2019 On Women’s Panel

iluminar, a specialty security lighting manufacturer, is excited to announce that its CEO, Eddie Reynolds, has been selected to speak on a panel at ISC West 2019, the largest trade show for the security channel in the United States. Taking place April 9-12, 2019, ISC West will welcome over 30,000 security professionals and 1,000 exhibiting companies at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas. Female-Driven Panel Reynolds will join a female-driven panel at ISC West on April 9 called,...

Adapting Servers For IP Video Surveillance Systems: Evolution Of Hyperconverged Systems

A hyperconverged infrastructure is a software-defined environment in which various elements of a physical security system – computing, storage and networking – are combined together and run more efficiently on fewer hardware devices. Rather than each element of a system being represented by a physical hardware device, those elements are combined on a cluster of hardware devices. Hypervisor software separates a computer's operating system and applications from the underlying physica...

Adapting Servers For IP Video Surveillance Systems: Why The Supply Chain Matters

Anyone looking to ensure customer satisfaction in the video server market for security integrators and end users need look no further than the supply chain. Eliminating the inconsistencies and time delays in the supply chain is a key strategy to ensure customer success, and certified systems builders can provide extra value in the process. Tom Larson, Chief Technology Officer, BCDVideo, says supply chain issues impact customer satisfaction for integrators and end users at all stages of an inte...

BCDVideo case studies

BCDVideo Completes Video Surveillance Solution For Banking And Finance

Financial institutions of all sizes demand simple, reliable solutions to protect against fraud, theft, and accidents in the workplace. Advancements in camera resolution and storage capabilities have put pressure on banks and credit unions to upgrade their video surveillance systems. Upgrading to a modern, economical NVR server will greatly increase system performance and scalability for small-budget projects with benefits seen across both loss prevention and business insights. Reliable High Per...

BCDVideo SAS Drives Offer Superior Video Storage Solutions For The Healthcare Industry

Video surveillance has begun offering healthcare providers more than just security; video analytics are now allowing hospitals and clinics to achieve their business goals. Improving patient satisfaction is supported by staff reminders when a patient has been left alone for too long. Even more, an alert can be given to staff members when a patient arrives that needs assistance. This reduces wait times, improves service, and gives patients better outcomes.  However, healthcare costs are risi...

BCDVideo Powers Retail Solutions With Award-winning Aurora Server Series

The Aurora Server Series offers a long-term, enterprise-performance solution at a small-budget price The retail security market buys almost exclusively on price; however, with higher-quality camera resolution being the new norm, there has been an increase in storage requirements. Simply put, white-box solutions that may have been sufficient a few years ago can no longer support modern surveillance demands. Video Surveillance SolutionsThe short-term savings associated with whi...