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Broadcast IP based Cameras to web server via webserver.

I’m looking for a way to take a few (16) IP based cameras and broadcast them to a webserver. I know IP based cameras are limited to the amount of people that can access them at one time. So I would like to have the IP based cameras stream to a webserver and have the webserver push the video out to a website.

I have unlimited bandwidth

Is there any type of Microsoft services or open source software that can do that?
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Most Valuable Expert 2011
Top Expert 2016

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It seems to be a popular thing for open-air bars and restaurants (most of them are closed at this writing) so maybe someone at a local watering hole can help.
http://www.saltydog.com/new/webcams.html
http://www.schoonerwharf.com/webcam.htm
Distinguished Expert 2019

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you might want to look at the dlink viewcam software http://www.dlink.com/products/?pid=DCS-5300&tab=3
Most Valuable Expert 2011
Top Expert 2016

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I think the Salty Dog uses EvoCam software.  Not sure what their hardware config might be.
http://download.cnet.com/EvoCam/3000-2348_4-10187905.html
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Unless you are running mac osx 10.6 or later then the evological software is not for you.

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Ya no Mac computers. Anything Windows or Linux based will do.
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did you look at the dlink software for ip webcams?

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Yes. I dont think that will work for my Ip cam.
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what is the make and model of your ip cam?  Did you even try the software? it worked with my ms webcams
I couldn't get the D-Link software to work.

Im now using Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Services, Remote FX. People login and view the cameras via a web interface or RDP client.

Works well.

Thank you all for the help.

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No other solution worked, ended up finding my own.