Adding BOSCH IVA cameras as tracking systems to Security Center - Restricted Security Area Surveillance 4.2

Restricted Security Area Surveillance Plugin Guide 4.2

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Restricted Security Area Surveillance 4.2
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Restricted Security Area Surveillance

Before you can monitor a restricted area secured by a BOSCH IVA camera, you must add the camera to Security Center as a tracking system.

Before you begin

  • Prepare the BOSCH IVA camera.
  • Ensure that enough short-range sensor licenses are available in Restricted Security Area Surveillance role > Properties > Licenses.

What you should know

By default, BOSCH IVA cameras are configured to communicate over TCP/IP port 554.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Area view task.
  2. Click Add an entity (), and then select Tracking system.
    The Add tracking system wizard opens.
  3. On the Tracking system information page, enter the following information:
    Select BOSCH IVA.
    Enter a unique name for this tracking system.
  4. On the Communication page, enter the following information:
    Entity selector
    Select the camera from the drop-down list.
    The TCP/IP port that the plugin and the camera use to communicate. By default, BOSCH IVA cameras use port 554.
    User and Password
    The login credentials for remote access to the camera.
  5. Click Refresh connection status () to connect.
  6. When the connection status turns Online (), click Next page ().
  7. Click Finish.
  8. On the RSA configuration page, enter the following information:
    Turn on the custom events you want to monitor for this tracking system.
    NOTE: You can modify this later on the Properties page of the tracking system.


The device is listed in the Area view entity tree.

After you finish

Create RSA zones.