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OE-MA Hardware Manual - Features and Contents - Discontinued

Important Safeguards


Product Description

Controls and Connections


Box Contents

Recorder Installation

Important Safeguards

View Important Safeguards before installing the recorder.


View the Product Warranty for the recorder.

Product Description

The OpenEye MA-Series recording appliance offers powerful IP or analog recording in an affordable, compact chassis. The OE-MA Gen 2 is equipped with an on-board hybrid chipset supporting up to 24 channels of HD analog and IP video. The OE-MA Gen 2 supports standard analog cameras, HD-TVI (up to 4K/8MP), AHD (up to 5MP), HD-CVI (up to 4MP) and IP cameras. With full integration to OpenEye Web Services (OWS), the MA-Series appliance offers centralized user management, single sign-on convenience, mobile apps and a web client that allows for easy remote connection to your recorders. Network setup is fast and easy using OWS and eliminates the need for port forwarding or DDNS. The MA-Series appliance runs on a secure Linux OS and comes preloaded with Apex Server software as a turn key solution.

Controls and Connections
MA-Series Front Panel

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MA-Series Rear Panel (8 Analog Inputs)

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MA-Series Rear Panel (16 Analog Inputs)

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OpenEye MA-Series recorders include the following features:

  • Fully integrated with OpenEye Web Services (OWS)
  • Complete remote operation and administration
  • Up to 20TB on-board storage
  • Solid state OS drives for improved reliability and fast boot times
  • Sensor/Relay I/O
  • Dual GbE for Dedicated Client and Camera Networks
  • Supports up to 8MP HD analog resolution
  • Rack mountable for convenient installation
Box Contents

OpenEye MA-Series recorders come with a power cord, and a mouse. Identify the following components to make sure everything has been properly included with your new recorder. If any of the following items are missing, contact the dealer to arrange a replacement.


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OE-MA Recorder

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Power Cord

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Alarm I / O Block

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Rack Mount Installation Kit



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