AXIS Camera Station

Optimized for easy and efficient surveillance


  • A proven video management system
  • Optimized for Axis’ network video products
  • Quick system setup and intuitive operation
  • Efficient investigation and high definition identification in up to 4K Ultra HD
  • Extensive support organization

Optimized for small- to mid-sized installations

AXIS Camera Station, video management software, is the ideal solution to meet the needs for efficient surveillance of small- and midsized installations, such as retail shops, hotels, schools and manufacturing sites – a proven solution with more than 50,000 installations worldwide. It is designed to perfectly match Axis' wide range of network video products and product features to optimize system reliability. 

Ease of operation & high-definition identification

A setup wizard with automatic camera discovery guides you through every step of the setup process. This allows the system to be up and running within minutes. AXIS Camera Station is developed with focus on ease of use and intuitive operation, ensuring that anyone can effectively manage incidents and quickly export high definition evidence. AXIS Camera Station allows the user to add useful functionality such as network video door stations for audiovisual identification and remote entry control, as well as network horn speakers that enables an operator to remotely address people and deter unwanted activity.

Mobile viewing app for remote monitoring

Axis Mobile viewing app The mobile viewing app allows users to keep up with events from the surveillance site even from other locations. It offers easy access to multiple system and other features such as live view with selectable streaming profiles, timeline visualization of recorded events as well as snapshots in live view and playback.

AXIS Site Designer for easy and reliable system design

AXIS Site Designer makes it easy to design and install your system, the tool provides useful installation documentation as well as possibility to export all configurations to AXIS Camera Station to eliminate installation mistakes. To further safeguard system up-time AXIS Camera Station offers the possibility to verify system performance at installation.

Out-of-the box ready recording solutions

AXIS network video recorders are preloaded with all necessary software including licenses and preconfigured to minimize installation time. Completed with cameras from Axis wide product portfolio and monitors they form a plug and play solution for mid-sized installations up to 64 channels.

Staying with our customers all the way

Axis’ strong presence in the market with local sales and support contacts worldwide and the extensive language support offered by AXIS Camera Station secures a reliable and efficient operation – We stay with our customers all the way.

Customer stories

Lily O'Brien's

Network cameras help with site surveillance and product quality

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Thomann GmbH

The largest retailer of musical instruments relies on Axis network cameras in its warehouse, its outdoor area and its showrooms

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Daewoo Construction, Sheraton Incheon

Daewoo Construction turns Sheraton Incheon into first-class hotel with Axis network video solution

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Free 30-day trial license (64 bit only)

The latest version of this software is 5.25.152
Release notes

Upgrade your software (64 bit only)

The latest version of this software is 5.25.152
Release notes

Free upgrade to version 5. More about licenses and upgrades

Migration guide 5.13

Migration guide 5.0

License information

Do you want to know more about the different license types? Visit Axis Camera station portal

Ready to buy?

AXIS Camera Station allows for easy addition of licenses. See: License information and Hardware guidelines


AXIS Camera Station version 5 Licenses
UNIVERSAL Device License:   0879-020
CORE Device License:   0879-010
Upgrade AXIS Camera Station version 4 and below to verison 5 Licenses
AXIS Camera Station 4 to CORE:   Free (no license required)
AXIS Camera Station 4 To UNIVERSAL UPG:   0879-040

Printed license
License calculator


Axis Mobile viewing app

Release notes: Android   iOS

AXIS Site Designer

AXIS Site Designer makes it easy to select cameras, accessories and find the right AXIS Camera Station recorder.