Creating the Media Gateway role - Security Center 5.7

Security Center Administrator Guide 5.7

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Security Center 5.7
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To request live and playback video and receive raw video streams using the RTSP protocol, you must first create the Media Gateway in Config Tool.

Before you begin

Make sure of the following:
  • The Media Gateway role does not already exist in your system.
  • The Number of RTSP streams option in your Security Center license supports at least one stream.
  • The Media Router role is active in your system.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Video task.
  2. Click the arrow beside Video unit, and then click Media Gateway.
  3. In the Basic information page, enter an Entity name, and (optional) an Entity description.
  4. Select an existing Partition, or create a new one.
    The Media Gateway role is created under the selected partition.
  5. Click Create to add the Media Gateway role in your system.
  6. Click Close.