Adding Echodyne radars as tracking systems to Security Center - Restricted Security Area Surveillance 4.2

Restricted Security Area Surveillance Plugin Guide 4.2

Applies to
Restricted Security Area Surveillance 4.2
Last updated
2022-06-27
Content type
Guides > Plugin and extension guides
Language
English (United States)
Product
Restricted Security Area Surveillance
Version
4.2

To monitor the restricted areas secured by your tracking system in Security Center, you must add each Echodyne radar as a tracking system entity in Config Tool.

Before you begin

  • Confirm that the radars are configured and functioning properly.
  • Create a georeferenced map in Security Center.

    For more information, see the Security Center Administrator Guide.

  • Ensure that enough radar licenses are available in Restricted Security Area Surveillance role > Properties > Licenses.

Procedure

  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:
    Type
    Select Echodyne.
    Name
    Enter a unique name for this tracking system.
  4. On the Communication page, enter the following information:
    IP address
    Enter the IP address of the Echodyne radar.
    Status port
    Enter the port used to get system status of the radar.
    NOTE: The default port is 29979.
    Target data port
    Enter the port used to receive the targets from the radar.
    NOTE: The default port is 29982.
  5. Click Refresh connection status () to connect.
  6. When the connection status turns Online (), click Next page ().
  7. On the Specific configuration page, enter the following information:
    Set device position
    Select one of the following:
    Manually
    Enter the GPS coordinates of the radar manually.
    With map
    Select a georeferenced map from the Map list, and then click a location to place it on the map. The GPS coordinates are updated accordingly.
    Set device orientation
    Manually
    Enter the Heading, Pitch, Roll, and Platform height of the radar manually.
    Semi-automatically
    Enter the Heading manually, and obtain the Pitch, Roll, and Platform height of the radar automatically.
    Automatically
    Obtain the Heading, Pitch, Roll, and Platform height of the radar directly from the radar.
    NOTE: This option is not recommended because the radar can give imprecise measurements.
  8. On the RSA configuration page, enter the following information:
    Events
    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.
  9. Click Finish.
    The tracking system and its devices are listed in the Area view entity tree.

After you finish

Create RSA zones.