High Performance & High Availability Security & Surveillance Storage Server Platform
  • Blazing Performance

    Delivers the highest multi-streaming video surveillance bandwidth to master many 100’s of IP Cameras

  • Certified Compatibility

    Certified Compatible with leading Video Management Servers, IP Cameras & Security Applications.

  • Scale To Fit

    Scale-up to 5 Petabytes and scale storage pools with pay as you grow leveraging true ZFS technology.

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At the heart of successful security and surveillance solutions is high performance, scalable data access and protection. Arxys | Shield Prime delivers the intense multi-streaming throughput and data resilience required by advanced Video Management Systems at the lowest Total Cost of Ownership of any solution in the industry.

Arxys | Shield-Prime delivers true high availability protection with no single point of failure metro clustered solutions that guarantee access to video surveillance data. Software Orchestrated Storage Offsite Data Protection, with built-in backup of everything and instant Disaster Recovery, as well as multiple backup destinations with user-defined Interval-Retention plans guarantees your data is always available.

Arxys | Shield-Prime is the protected security and surveillance platform of choice when security matters.

Key Advantages

  • Highest multi-streaming bandwidth available
  • Compatible with all leading Video Management Servers
  • Lowest Total Cost Of Ownership storage server
  • High availability cluster ensures non-stop protection
  • Scale-up technology delivers future-proof security

Arxys | Shield-Prime high-density storage servers are designed for large enterprise security installations. Advanced caching, high-performance enterprise grade drives and 128 bit ZFS technology deliver leading edge performance with efficiency.

The combination of high throughput & advanced data protection makes the Shield Prime Storage Servers ideal for IP video streaming and archiving.

  • Optimized for Private Clouds
  • Guaranteed data protection
  • Hardware independence
  • Flexible scalability

With advanced hardware & software failover mechanisms, video surveillance systems built on Shield Prime can guarantee sensitive video data is always available. The highest levels of data protection and disaster recovery ensure that the system designed to provide non-stop security and protection is itself non-stop protected and available.

"Milestone Systems certifies that the Arxys Shield Video Storage Servers achieved the highest performance of any platform tested to date."

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Arxys | Shield - Prime

Delivers performance, protection, scalability and security to your video surveillance system. HA Clustered Storage Servers drive performance + uptime.
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IP surveillance requires a reliable, high performance storage infrastructure. Video Surveillance data requires secure, and guaranteed access for evidence and proof. Private Clouds that involve on-site data content for additional security are the leading choice. Arxys | Shield-Prime delivers the 24×7 high availability and disaster resilience required by law enforcement, public sector security deployments where security and availability are paramount. Security & surveillance solutions that cannot afford downtime rely on Arxys | Shield-Prime.

Hardware Resilience:

  • Hot-swap, redunant Platinum power
  • Multiple iSCSI or FC connections
  • Multi-path storage failover
  • Redundant, hot-swap SAS storage controllers (expanders)
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  • High Availability

    • Active-Active or Active-Passive dual HA Cluster for iSCSI / NFS / SMB over Ethernet, Fibre Channel & SAS.

  • Data Protection

    • Offsite Data Protection, offering built-in backup & instant Disaster Recovery, as well as multiple backup destinations

  • Data Virtualization

    • Thin & Over Provisioning w/ pooled storage, unlimited instant Snapshots & Clones

  •  Scalability

    • Up to about 5PB in single namespace with the ZFS technology on Linux OS

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The Arxys | Shield-Prime running Sentio Software Defined Storage (SDS) platform, is purpose-built to scale-up to make storage management disruptively simple while reducing storage costs and complexity. Sentio has verified support for all major SAN/NAS protocols including iSCSI/FC and NFS/CIFS/SMB and a high availability scale-up 128bit ZFS file system with fault-tolerant technologies. Arxys | Sentio delivers a full array of enterprise features and capabilities for file, block and object storage at the lowest TCO in the industry.

Using Arxys | Sentio Software Defined Storage allows advanced storage functions and protection.

Software Orchestrated Storage:

  • Active-active HA cluster
  • RAID6 or 60 delivers triple parity
  • Off-site data protection
  • Scale to fit: Scale-up to 5PB
  • 128bit optimized Storage OS
  • Tiered cache delivers performance
  • Scale-up storage pools as you grow

Arxys | Shield - Expanders

Massive Security and Surveillance storage capacity. 1.4Petabytes in only 8U. 720TB in each 4U expanded chassis. Performance, protection and hot-swap + redundant everything.
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Intel XEON Multi-Core

32GB SDRAM Cache

Up to 24 High Performance Flash SSD’s



Dual or Quad 10Gbit Ethernet

Dual or Quad 10Gbit iSCSI over Ethernet

Shared storage NAS (SMB/NFS)



SAS Enterprise Class Drives

128 SAS drives per controller (256 in active cluster)

1.4 PetaBytes (PB) in 10U

720TB per 4U expander



Hot-Swap Everything

Redundant Power Supplies, N+1 Cooling

I/O modules and Drives

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