In 2015, we declared Axis' Guard Suite analytics "weak", with missed detections and false alerts common. But after nearly 3 years and a 2.0 version release, has this improved?
We tested Motion Guard, Fence Guard, and Loitering Guard to find out, using two cameras:
And in multiple scenes outdoors and indoors, examining:
- Configuration and calibration
- False alert performance
- Detection range
- Comparison to Axis VMD4
- Camera compatibility
Readers should also see our other updated camera analytics tests, including Axis VMD4, Bosch IVA Video Analytics And Motion+ VMD, Hanwha Wisenet X Analytics, Hikvision Intrusion Analytics, and Dahua Intrusion Analytics.