Axis Overview

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

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  • 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)...
  • Hikvision Backdoor Exploit on Sep 03, 2017
    ...: Dahua Suffers Second Major Vulnerability, ONVIF / gSOAP Vulnerability, Axis Camera Vulnerabilities From Google Researcher Analyzed), due to the ease of exploit, the number...
  • ...are a big growth market, with Ring, in particular gaining a lot of attention on the consumer side and Axis making a push on the commercial side. See IPVM's Ring Pro Test and IPVM's Axis Door Station...
  • ... We have a Hikvision PTZ (DS-2AE4123TI-D) and Axis M7014/6 encoders. We obtain video, but no PTZ control on RS485 is possible despite the Pelco D...
  • ... [premium_content] Manufacturer Rankings Hikvision and Dahua were the top choices, with Dahua and Axis new to the list: Changes from 2015 Significant changes have occurred since our 2015 results,...
  • A new Axis camera app (ACAP) called UI Me has been released, offering a number of interesting features...
  • ...note, we examine how Chinese companies like Dahua and Hikvision fared against Western companies like Axis and Avigilon. [premium_content] Rankings Here is the breakdown of results: Key...
  • Dahua 4K IR PTZ Tested on Aug 21, 2017
    ... Both of these are much larger than typical non-IR models, however, such as the Axis Q6155-E. All three are shown below: IR LEDs The 6AE830VNI switches sets of LEDs based on...
  • ...  #1 - Axis Axis result is surprising mainly because they neither offer a specific LPC camera model nor do...
  • Axis F34/F44 Alternatives on Aug 18, 2017
    We love the performance and flexibility the F34/F44 offers us but we have some customers who...
  • ...  Axis Same Theme, More Polite Phrasing Axis has been taking a similar approach to promoting cyber...
  • ...outdoor IR vandal dome to see how these new models stack up against the latest from others, including: Axis P3225-LVE Hanwha Wisenet X XNV-6080R Hikvision Darkfighter DS-2CD4526FWD-I Panasonic...
  • Arecont threatened Axis. Axis has responded by moving to invalidate an Arecont patent. It is an important contest....
  • Axis Laser Focus PTZ Tested on Aug 14, 2017
    Axis has been touting its new Q6155-E laser focus PTZ as 'always in focus' and 'always in...
  • ..." "Axis and Arecont are probably the two we reboot most often to clear up issues." "Depends on the...
  • ...to behave like an IP camera, in terms of using it as a hosted device - like an OpenEye camera or an Axis camera working with Stratocast?  Same question with the Axis A1001?  Why can't I buy today an...
  • ..." We spoke with several in the industry, including ONVIF co-founder and partner Axis, about how Profile A would benefit adopters. Axis explains the key benefit of Profile A...
  • ..., Axis Lightfinder, Hikvision Darkfighter, Hanwha Wisenet X, etc.) and they genuinely provide much...
  • ... Does Axis sell a turret:-) We do commercial jobs and install almost exclusively Axis camera's." "We...
  • ... Toshiba's hard exit, coupled with Sony's soft exit, and following Axis taking over Canon sales and marketing shows a trend of reduced commitments to security. This is...
  • ... So far, I have been looking at the Axis range, primarily me being a newbie, and that I have set up some axis cameras before without to...
  • ... Examples of ~1/2" HD super low light cameras include: Axis Q1635 Dahua Starlight Hanwha SNB-6005 Hikvision Darkfighter (6026) Sony SNC-VB635 To be...
  • Friends and foes of Axis, over the past few months, have privately been commenting on Axis shipping delays. Axis has...
  • IR Surveillance Guide on Jul 31, 2017
    ...with consumer options such as Nest IQ and the Yi Home 2 adopting it, as well as multiple Vivotek and Axis models. We expect these shifts to continue this year and beyond. Infrared Basics IR is...
  • Canon Sues Avigilon on Jul 27, 2017
    Canon, owner of Axis and Milestone, has sued Avigilon for patent infringement in US court. This is a highly atypical...
  • ... In this note, we examine the vulnerability, Dahua's poor handling of this, compared to competitors Axis and Hikvision, and the potential impact to Dahua. [Update: After the publication of our report,...
  • ... We shot the camera versus competitive models from Axis (M2025) and Hanwha (Wisenet Q) as well as Hikvision's past generation Value Plus 1080p model,...
  • Manufacturers increasingly have a bulls-eye on their back. As cyber security solutions providers...
  • ...  I have an Axis Camera, M1054, which when I do a scan using the NVR setup software I get the IP address...
  • Axis continues their push into niche markets, especially audio, with network speakers, an IP horn,...
  • ...video surveillance offering featuring products from major players in the industry, such as Avigilon, Axis and Genetec.  Is Georgia Power setting the bar for utility companies to enter the surveillance...
  • ... [premium_content] One, the ONVIF Chairman is also an Axis employee, which raises a conflict of interest. He is clearly speaking as the ONVIF Chairman but...
  • ... And we have a brande new system running Genetec Security Center with 9 Axis P1365-E cameras. One option is to implement the new cameras (I am considering Axis P1425-LE Mk...
  • 150 IPVM members reported how many and what security trade magazines they read, both in print and...
  • ... Avigilon: Yes, released security notice, and patched firmware/VMS Axis: Yes, released a security notice, and patched firmware. Bosch: No, Does not use gSOAP...
  • Best Manufacturer Perks on Jul 07, 2017
    ... "Axis, Milestone, Dahua, Hikvison - they all have well organized events with snack or dinner and a...
  • ... Western brands such as Arecont, Avigilon, Axis, and Bosch have not announced H.265 cameras. On the VMS side, several developers now include...
  • Axis tweeted this recently: For those unfamiliar, 'Entry Manager' (our test here) is the embedded,...
  • ... Axis was acquired in 2015 for just $3 billion USD, on very attractive terms, to give a sense of...
  • Hikvision H.265+ Tested on Jun 27, 2017
    ...264+, as well as competitive smart codec models from Axis and Hanwha.  We tested in multiple outdoor scenes, including an open field/parking lot and...
  • ...major center of US video surveillance offices, including Hikvision, Dahua, Arecont, Digital Watchdog, Axis' LA center, etc. Milestone confirmed that their Silicon Valley "Incubator" location will shut...
  • ...Hikvision Regional Sales Manager: Dear Hikvision Partner, It has been brought to our attention that Axis is experiencing long lead times on the part numbers  listed in the excel spread sheet that I...
  • ... Two months after Axis announced a network radar detector, Avigilon has announced a RADAR-Based Presence Detector. We...
  • ... Axis has a H.265 / HEVC license with MPEGLA though they have not released H.265...