VSS can use a PC as a CCTV DVR. It supports cloud and local recording.

VSS software is FREE if you order a cloud recording plan.

Or, you can order a VSS Local Recording plan at a lower price.

Designed for:    VSS software users who record footage to a local PC. VSS local recording is free with a cloud recording plan.
Advantages:    Record high quality footage to local PC storage; upload small amount of footage to the Cloud; lower price than cloud recording.
Requirements:    VSS software and a PC. The VSS PC must be always on.
What you get for:    Use PC as CCTV DVR System and record camera footage to local drive; upload a small percentage of footage to the cloud for free; monitor computer usage, record online meeting/classes with screen recording.

The VSS Software License (Local Recording Plan) price is not dependent on recording parameters. You can use high recording parameters. However, higher parameters will require more CPU power, RAM and disk space.

  • 1 camera: $20/year
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  • 2 cameras: $35/year
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  • 3 cameras: $50/year
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  • $15/camera/year
  • Order >=4 cameras

VSS Software License/Local Recording Plan includes the following features:
  • High recording parameters
  • Support most IP cameras & webcams
  • Screen recording / computer monitoring
  • Camera live views like CCTV system
  • Built-in local playback viewer
  • Limited cloud recording & viewer app
  • Record images or videos
  • Daily camera report
  • Camera offline alert