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Secure live data for content management


EVS LIVE PAM and File orchestration workflows demand a high availability backend that ensures your production center keeps operating, and EVS delivers turn-key solutions that include Windows server edition, SQL, storage, and all the high-end components in a turn-key package. EVS database servers are a small form 1U system that provides high levels of execution for every size of live production facility.


Reliable EVS Hardware

EVS Database Hardware platforms are designed and built by the same engineering core which build the XT series of servers. These are built to be traveled in OB Production Trucks worldwide and always function.

Redundant PSU & 10Gbps onboard

When you are building a Live content system to perform beyond expectations, you cannot risk the database to fail during operations. For this purpose, IPDirector has a redundant power supply, as well as optional Dual 10Gbps SFP+ connections.

Small Database Server for tight spaces

Space means everything for a client workstation. This Database Server is a short chassis with a dense design for needed connections in any situation.

High availability solution

With integrated tools that allow mirroring of the databases, you have a cost efficient manner to protect a live environments operations for the backend of production assets and orchestrated workflows.


  • DBS1-4201S Series
  • Onboard
    • Display (1x VGA)
    • 2x 1 Gbps Ethernet Ports (RJ45)
    • 2x USB 2.0 Ports
    • 3x USB 3.0 Ports
    • eSata Ports (4x when not electing RAID+ or SATA+ Options)
    • 1x COM Port
  • Motherboard : Single CPU
  • CPU : 1x 8-Core CPU at 3.2 GHz with HyperThreading
  • RAM : 64GB DDR4 ECC 2400
  • Storage : 6x 200 GB SSD
  • Ordering Options:
    • OS + SQL : (1) Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition (64 bits) with SQL Server 2008 R2 Standard Edition (2) Windows Server 2016 Standard Edition (64 bits) with SQL Server 2016 Standard Edition
    • DBS-10G-SFP+ option: 2x 10 Gbps Ethernet Ports (SFP+)
    • DBS-10G-RJ45 option: 2x 10 Gbps Ethernet Ports (RJ45)
    • SFP+ Modules for 10Gbps: ESSFP-I-10G-SR / ESSFP-I-10G-LR