Axis Overview

Axis is one of the largest manufacturers of video surveillance globally. Axis was acquired by Canon in 2015.

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  • I ran into this recently and hope to help those looking to define a custom HTTP port on Axis products running firmware 7.20+.  I'm not sure if this applies across the board and/or if it was...
  • ... Because other providers like Axis Access Control, Dahua Access Control, and Hikvision Access Control do not support input/output...
  • ... Indeed, last month, Axis' CTO declared "It’s A Question Of Trust And Who You Want To Be Associated With". In this note,...
  • Does anyone has experience with this? are there alternatives beside axis, and is something like this available for gated communities without a security guard?   Sunny...
  • ...integration Readers interested in new generation 5MP/6MP models should also see our tests of the Axis Q3517-LVE and Dahua 5MP "starlight" plus look for our upcoming Hikvision test and shootout of...
  • ... Axis barely registered among responses (neither for or against), not a positive sign for their...
  • ... Recall, last week it was Hanwha: Chinese Products Damaged Industry and the week prior it was Axis: "It’s A Question Of Trust And Who You Want To Be Associated With". Motorola's CEO explained...
  • ...Avigilon: Previously admin/admin, changed to Administrator/<blank> in later firmware versions Axis: Traditionally root/pass, new Axis cameras require password creation during first login (note...
  • Do any of my fellow IPVMers with networking experience know if it's possible to record an Axis M3114 onto a NAS even though there's no NAS option in the camera settings?  
  • ...millions is now doing more revenue than Avigilon and likely will get a higher market valuation than Axis' $3+ billion USD. Sounds crazy to those in the professional video surveillance market but that...
  • We recently put up 5 Axis M3105-LVE cameras, and one of them is showing some artifacts at night (see pic). This camera is...
  • Axis boasts of its Q3517-LVE: Simply put, AXIS Q3517-LVE delivers the best video quality...
  • ...Tyco paid for Exacq (which turned out to be a very good deal) but far less than the 4x Canon paid for Axis (which was not that great of deal, mainly because of the premium and Axis recent's lower growth...
  • ... Now, Axis is announcing their first camera with Z-Wave built in, the M5065, a "palm-sized" PTZ which may...
  • Does anyone connected this new Axis T8705 Decoder with Genetec or Milestone ?
  • ...This report is the first in our tests of new generation 5MP/6MP cameras, with upcoming reports on the Axis Q3517-LVE, Hanwha XNV-8080R, and Hikvision DS-2CD4565-IZH, as...
  • Axis Communications annual revenue has exceeded $1 billion for the first time in 2017. In this note,...
  • Cold Weather Dome Test on Jan 25, 2018
    ...how popular dome models actually handle real world winter conditions, we tested six common models from Axis and Hikvision during two weeks of January weather, as low as 0° F, with snow, sleet, and...
  • If you have to deploy many Axis SIP video intercoms how are you managing them? Far as I know Axis doesn't make an "intercom/SIP...
  • ... I have seen many articles and recommendations showing the Axis Q1765-LE works well for LPC if configured correctly. It looks like there would be more than 50...
  • Who do you trust? Who do you want to be associated with? Axis is raising hard questions to start 2018. In this note, we examine these questions, the...
  • ...ONVIF Widely Used Toolkit gSOAP Vulnerability Discovered Dahua Hard-Coded Credentials Vulnerability Axis 5 Vulnerabilities Mirai-like Botnet Persirai Attacks IP Cameras - Impact Key...
  • Good Morning, We recently installed an all Axis system with (2) Q1765-LE cameras to be used to capture license plates of incoming and outgoing...
  • ...to these bold claims? We bought and tested Hanwha's XNV-6085R against competitive 1/2" cameras from Axis and Hikvision as well as Axis' larger imager Q1659 to find out, examining: Color low light...
  • ...other large imager, super low light offerings, such as Sony 35mm Super Low Light Camera (Tested) and Axis 20MP Q1659 Camera (Tested)? And how will Axis be handling this since Axis has taken over sales...
  • In 2016, Arecont publicly threatened Axis with infringing on their multi-imager patent. In 2017, Axis responded by filing a challenge in...
  • ...boxes important to you? I ask based on the example below: On the left, a late-2017 (full color) Axis A1001 box, at right (a plain white box sans any graphics) early-2014 era A1001. The products...
  • ... In this note, we examine the change, review manufacturers like Axis and Hikvision supporting this and the tradeoffs of this shift. [premium_content] New 5MP 16:9...
  • ... Avigilon analytics test Axis, Sweden. Axis analytics test Axxon, Russia Boulder AI, US. Deep Learning Startup DNNCam Wants...
  • Multi-Imager Camera Guide on Jan 02, 2018
    ...models are less common than fixed lens models, though increasing, with options from Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, Hanwha, and Vivotek now available. Advantages/Disadvantages Vs. Repositionable...
  • Axis is releasing two of the lowest cost thermal IP cameras ever. But will low cost be enough to spur...
  • ...components of the system were: Genetec SV-16 NVR Appliance Cradlepoint COR IBR600LE Cellular Router Axis Q6045-E 1080p PTZ Integrator Avrio Avrio, the integrator/VAR that built the systems used by...
  • ... I can do a 30 camera job using all Dahua, or the same job using Milestone and Axis. Labor will be almost the same but COGS will be completely different   I may need 60% markup...
  • Axis web server issue.  Came out in early December.  Will people update? The announcement contains a...
  • ...single imager cameras Comparison to fixed lens multi-imager cameras Comparison of Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, Hanwha, and Vivotek repositionable offerings Repositionable Multi Imager...
  • Eagle Eye CEO Dean Drako presented an investor-oriented corporate pitch at the 2017 Imperial...
  • Hi, I had a well tested working Axis P5415-E.   Firmware is upgraded to recent.   Burned it in for a month w/o issues, then put the...
  • ...Typical STP vs UTP Costs Use STP Against Common Sources of Interference Practical Use Is Limited, But Axis Disagrees One Of Many Cable Tutorial Series  This tutorial is one of a number IPVM has...
  • ...Cognimatics, a retail analytics specialist for many years, had only ~$2 million in revenue when acquired by Axis, and to the extent that their business will improve now, will depend heavily on Axis strong...
  • Axis is expanding into a new market - radar. The company has released their D2050-VE Network Radar...
  • Is anyone else seeing problems with the Axis 3707 and Axis 3709 cameras not auto negotiating with Cisco switches? 
  • ...switches Inside this guide, we review all of those elements including examples of configuration with Axis, HID, Hikvision and Mercury controllers, a hands-on-video, and an explanation of the importance...
  • ... Axis and Sony both entered in at 20MP, adding options for open platforms, with strong performance but...
  • AXIS M3048-P Review on Dec 07, 2017
    I purchased several Axis M3048-P cameras, hoping to get a higher resolution version of the M3007-P. The M3048-P was...
  • ZKAccess Control Tested on Dec 04, 2017
    China manufacturer ZKTeco / ZKAcces has been expanding in the West, offering a low-cost access...
  • Graafsma's comment was published right after IPVM's post: Axis 5 Vulnerability Discoveries. This is important to highlight because it showcases the ignorance...
  • ...Blink Low-cost professional products like Dahua or Hikvision Higher-end professional products like Axis or Avigilon 150+ integrators told IPVM their choice, producing definitive recommendations...
  • ...including a new discovery from bashis (who previously found one of the Dahua backdoors and the 2016 Axis critical vulnerability), have been found in several Axis products. While some are relatively...
  • ...bought and tested their vandal resistant door station, the DS-KB8112-IM, to see how it compared to the Axis A8105-E from Axis, testing: Full light image quality Low light image quality WDR...
  • Integrator Security101 and manufacturer Axis Communications have teamed up for what they call the "Gift of Security", saying they "will...
  • ... We tested this new model against several multi-imagers from past reports, including: Axis 15MP Q3708-PVE Hikvision PanoVu DS-2CD6986 Vivotek IR MS8391-EV See our full results...
  • ..., Axis, Avigilon) and discussions with management at major Chinese and Western manufacturers. While...
  • ...overall has had positive growth in the mid single-digit percentages, and some companies like Avigilon and Axis are still reporting growth in the low teens, showing that there are markets for premium...
  • ...scale, Dahua and Sony have high Q levels/lower quality when compression is set to "1", while Avigilon, Axis, and Bosch, have low Q levels/higher quality with compression set closer to "1". Normalizing...
  • A member notified us that Axis had experienced a DDNS service outage. We reached out to Axis and they provided the following...
  • i get an email from a customer that need to upgrade from axis camera 4 to axis camera 5. they have 34 axis cameras running on axis camera station 4.  They...
  • ...recommendations and explanations on mode choice and setup for 12 manufacturers including as Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, Bosch, Dahua, Hikvision, Panasonic, Samsung, Sony and more. Recommendation - Use MBR IPVM...
  • ...what I've come up with; Readers: HID iClass SE Cards: HID Seos Controller: Mercury, HID Edge/VertX, Axis A1001 (THIS article was very helpful) Software: ??? (Genetec, Brivo...) From what I've...
  • ... Axis is rolling out a long term support plan for device firmware, with plans to support devices for...
  • ...been discovered by bashis, the security researcher who has also found vulnerabilities in cameras from Axis and Dahua, among other brands. The vulnerability is very easy to exploit, and opens up a variety...
  • Will be interesting to see this camera close up compared to the Axis camera.    Hikvision PTZ Axis PTZ  
  • ... Both of these are much larger than typical non-IR models, however, such as the Axis Q6155-E. All three are shown below: Physical Overview In addition to its large size, most...
  • ... From Axis to HIKVision" "Cybersecurity awareness. Mostly because of the Mirai botnet...
  • ... More than 4x what Canon (over)paid for Axis. Up 86% Since Backdoor Disclosure Almost all of that increase (86%) has occurred after the...
  • Axis has released the latest in their low(er) cost M series outdoor cameras, the M3105-LVE Mk II, a...
  • ...report, we examine Hikvision's moves plus notable performances from the following:  Arecont Avigilon Axis Dahua Exacq Genetec Hanwha Milestone Pelco [premium_content] Summary Results Three...
  • ...  Axis install guide is confusing and incomplete.  (do i use the TX/RX or the TX port for rs422?,...
  • ... However, the only thing somewhat close is Axis; Axis has ONVIF on by default, with root/pass as credentials. However, if one logs into the...
  • ... Smart codecs are less than three years old, starting in 2015 with Axis. Now, smart codecs are widely offered by various manufacturers, for both H.264 and H.265,...
  • ... We bought this new model and tested against Axis and Hikvision minidomes. Inside, we report our findings on: Low light image quality Full...
  • A big issue for Axis this past quarter was their product shortage. Despite that, new Q3 numbers for Axis show solid...
  • ...access operates with only 1 platform, while Mercury Security works with 20+, HID VertX with 10+, and Axis with 8+ different systems. iVMS-4200 Management Software With Access Control Hikvision's free...
  • ...solutions like Avigilon or FLIR/DvTel, and claim the cameras are designed to be competitive with Avigilon, Axis, Hanwha or similar brands. Both the cameras and VSaaS platform are designed only to work with...
  • Axis faced significant product shortages over the summer. Perhaps the most notorious and...
  • ...feature, entry level systems or 'lightweight' commercial controllers and systems like Dahua Access and Axis Entry Manager do not.  Quiz Yourself Take the Door Multipoint Latching For Access Control...
  • ...cameras were automatically discovered and added to the M series NVR without any configuration, including Axis, Hanwha, Panasonic, and more. Typical low cost recorders only automatically add the same brand...
  • Dahua Access Control Tested on Oct 10, 2017
    ...video screencasts explaining how Dahua's management client works Comparison of Dahua's Controller to Axis, HID and Mercury Examination of video verification strengths and weakness Challenges with...
  • ...the camera in this video, more typical of standard dome models, including edge storage, audio, I/O, 3-axis gimbal, and more. Limited Imager Positioning Flexibility Because of their size and shroud...
  • ..., Axis pizza case study, Hikvision pizza case study, etc.) Now, the Las Vegas mass murder used video...
  • ..., the Hikvision backdoor, the Axis 2016 critical security vulnerability, etc.). This is a problem because it makes it hard for...
  • Troubles At Arecont Vision on Oct 03, 2017
    ... In recent years multi-imager cameras have become common offerings, with Avigilon, Axis, Dahua, Hanwha, Hikvision, Pelco, Vivotek and others all offering multi-imagers, often with...
  • ... Whether it is Axis and Milestone selling out to Canon or Mobotix selling out to Konica Minolta, or Sony 'combining'...
  • Manufacturers want integrators to register large projects. Integrators want the discounts that...
  • ASIS Show 2017 Final Report on Sep 27, 2017
    ... Also, Geovision is showing a 50MP multi-imager / PTZ combo: This is a growing category with Axis, then Hikvision and Dahua and now Geovision. One difference is that Geovision is including an IR...
  • ...integration partners is trying to get Arecont multi imager camera to connect to a system where both Hanawa and Axis cameras are working The camera is running the latest version of firmware The wire shark traces...
  • Hanwha Launches Wave VMS on Sep 27, 2017
    Hanwha Techwin has been teasing the launch of a new VMS: But what is it? Did they develop...
  • ... If controller equipment is sourced from Mercury Security, HID Global Edge/VertX, or Axis, there is a high possibility of connecting the opening in its current configuration to another...
  • ...simplify reset, including: 3xLogic ACTi ADI / W-Box Advidia Arecont ATV Aventura Avigilon Axis Basler Bosch Brickcom Canary Cisco Dahua Digital...
  • ...is compatible with most major 3rd party controllers, including models from HID, Mercury Security, and Axis: The CloudLink connects both IP based and RS-485 components to the cloud, as the device...
  • ... In a guest post on Axis' blog, CEO Pierre Racz outlines the risk of insider threats and how this impacts cyber security....
  • ...265 yet and just a few small mentions such as:   "Axis Zipstream technology in H.264 and H.265" "The camera supports video compression in both H.264...
  • HID Buys Mercury Security on Sep 19, 2017
    ... As noted in our Axis vs HID vs Mercury Access Controllers note, the two companies offer models that compete directly...
  • ... This broadly applies to Axis, Brivo and the various false starts and crumbled efforts to bring physical security to the...
  •  I am in the process of installing 40 axis P3367 cameras and a hikvision 64 channel NVR (DS-9664NI-ST), I am only able to view 7 cameras in...
  • Really? Related - World Dumbest Criminal Or World Dumbest Editor? and Should Axis Share Image Of Accused Camera Thief? I do not want to be that person to condone potato chip...
  • Innovation in access may be hard to find, but Axis recently suggested an idea for credentials few have considered. Rather than using plastic cards,...
  • ... We bought and tested the CS1320 against the Axis A8105-E to see if it can hold up against higher priced models or if its low price also means low...
  • ... In the past year, 2 of the most notable entrants for these IP cameras have been Axis and Sony. IPVM has individually tested the Axis Q1659 and tested the Sony SNC-VB770. Now, we...
  • CNL PSIM Profile on Sep 06, 2017
    ... [premium_content] CNL Background CNL was founded in the UK in 2001 by one of Axis' co-founders, Keith Bloodworth. The company has not raised outside money from VCs or other...
  • ...analysis, we review: Pricing: How aggressive will Dahua and Hikvision be against incumbents like Axis, HID and Mercury? Controller Features: What features will Dahua and Hikvision have (or miss)...