Milestone designs, develops and produces world-leading IP-based video management solutions(VMS) for organizations of all shapes and sizes. VMS is used to keep people, premises and assets safe, to monitor endangered species, and to protect the environment. This is how we contribute to making the world a little better for all of us. Milestone Systems enables customers to optimize their business processes by using an open and independent IP video surveillance platform. Lastly, Milestone Systems aims to drive the global convergence of video surveillance and IP-based business systems.




The Milestone Husky X8 is a high performing network video recorder, offering astonishing performance and extreme reliability.

The Milestone Husky X8 is a high performing server class network video recorder designed for the high-end market. It offers extreme reliability with component, storage and application redundancy, ensuring continuous uninterrupted operation. Leveraging the XProtect video management software, hardware accelerated video processing and Western Digital Purple™ HDD technology, the unit offers a proven capacity of 780 cameras with continues recording, and 300 cameras with server-side motion detection.

General Specification

  • Max. number of cameras
    •  780 cameras* continues recording
    • 300 cameras* with server-side VMS
  • Form factor
    • 2U rack-mount
  • Dimensions (WxDxH)
    • 43 x 46.6 x 8.8 cm
    • 17 x 18.4 x 3.5 inch
  • Shipping weight
    • Approx. 22.8 kg /50.3 lbs,
      dependent on incl. HDD
  • Hardware warranty
    • 3 years

XProtect VMS Product Overview