Retaining forensic detail in challenging light conditions

    Light is all-important when it comes to the effectiveness of video surveillance. Being able to see the full detail of a scene whatever the lighting conditions is essential. But this can be challenging in those environments which feature both very bright and very dark areas, such as entrance doors with bright sunshine outside and dim […]

      The 10 technology trends that will shape 2018

      As Greek philosopher Heraclitus said, “the only one constant in life is change”. And this is certainly true for anyone working in areas related to or based upon technology (and few don’t these days). The pace of technological innovation is such that even the most fantastic of imagined futures seem like they could easily become reality. […]

        Intelligent prevention – how technology can help reduce UK rail suicides

        In the past two years, there have been a staggering 490 suicides and suspected suicides on the UK rail network. These actions, of course, have a long-lasting impact on friends, family, witnesses and emergency first responders. Ultimately, those who are burdened with seeing such an event often require ongoing support, affecting both their work and […]

          Using video analytics to drive sustainability in business

          The growth in the sophistication of video analytics brings the opportunity to apply surveillance equipment beyond security and into business intelligence and decision-making. The insight provided into business operations has multiple applications, leading to significant potential cost savings and the promotion of sustainable business practices. A group of students from Aalto University in Helsinki used […]

            Delivering security for the IJsedal social enterprise

            At Axis, we’re always proud to support organizations set up to provide opportunities to members of society who might otherwise struggle. Once such organization is IJsedal, based in the beautiful Belgian town of Overijse. Founded in 1969, IJsedal is focused on social employment, providing work opportunities for members of the local community – many with […]