Network Interface

Table of Contents

Name
Address & DNS
Traffic Shaping

The system can be monitored remotely by configuring the interface when the system is connected to the network.

Network Interface Configuration Screen

Figure 5.10. Network Interface Configuration Screen


Name

This item is a network interface of the system and displayed in the list depending on the number of the network interface card. Three interfaces from one to three will be displayed when there's three network interface card.

Address & DNS

Connection method and address are configured.

  • Connection Method

    Each interface has two connection types as follows.

    • Automatic (DHCP)

      Network interface configures the system address automatically from the DHCP(Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol) server connected with NVR via the network.

    • Manual (Static)

      The devices on the network are assigned with a static address usually.

      The Static address has a advantage to the service while address in the connections of DHCP can be changed. The static address can be offered from the network administrator to use it. The offered address can be written to Address section.

    The address can be changed by the request from the server, state of line, time, rebooting for it is assigned from upper server. So, the address in DHCP is not able to modify.

  • Address

    The information of this section can only be entered in the static address, the assigned address will be appeared here in other address mode. IP Address, Subnet Mask, Gateway are mandatory in the static address.

    Static Address Configuration Screen

    Figure 5.11. Static Address Configuration Screen


Traffic Shaping

This item limits the outgoing network traffic. The maximum bandwidth can be limited in Kbps and the current traffic is seen.

Traffic Shaping Configuration Screen

Figure 5.12. Traffic Shaping Configuration Screen