When is an Endura SM5000/SM5200 System Manager required on the Endura network?

Issue

When is an Endura SM5000/SM5200 System Manager required on the Endura network?

Product Line

Pelco Video Management

Environment

Endura SM5000/SM5200- All versions

Cause

Information on the necessity of the SM5000/SM5200 is needed.

Resolution

An SM5000/SM5200 System Manager is a required device for any Endura network. The SM5000/SM5200 manages system security, functioning as a key server for user and device authentication. The SM5000/SM5200 manages communication between all Endura devices.