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ZoneMinder stands as a versatile CCTV software application. It's designed to offer a strong line of defense when it comes to security, working seamlessly with IP, USB, and Analog cameras to provide comprehensive surveillance coverage.

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A full-featured, open source, state-of-the-art video surveillance software system.


In terms of key features, ZoneMinder excels in flexibility and compatibility. Its robust support for various types of cameras - IP, USB and Analog –resolves the compatibility issues often faced by users. This ensures that regardless of what type of camera you're using in your surveillance system, ZoneMinder can fully accommodate it.

Further adding to its appeal is the ability for users to customize motion detection zones within the camera's field of view. This feature allows for more precise monitoring by focusing on specific areas where unusual activity could be expected. Furthermore, ZoneMinder enables continuous recording or can be set up to record only when motion or other alarms are detected, providing an added layer of convenience and security.

With 4272 GitHub stars and the latest commit on 2023-07-31 the project looks healthy.