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Access control

Access control

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Network audio

Analog vs. digital audio

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Analytics

Analytics for optimizing operations

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Learn how the analytics apps offered by Axis can help optimize your operation

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Webinars - recorded
Analytics

Analytics Online Event

Join this OnDemand event to join Axis experts for an Analytics focused Axis Online Event.

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eLearning
Network video

Applied image quality

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Learn about image quality as applied to surveillance, so you can select and set up cameras for optimal performance.

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Arctic temperature control

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Network audio

Audio Online Event

The Power of audio – Find out how IP audio can make a difference to safety, security and operational efficiency.

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Network video

Autofocus

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Network video

Average bitrate

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Instructor-led training
End-to-end solutions

AXIS Camera Station for Professionals

This classroom-based course covers how to install, configure, manage and operate a network video surveillance system using AXIS Camera Station.

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Instructor-led training
End-to-end solutions

AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry in practice

This classroom-based course introduces you to AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry. You will explore different case studies and system implementations through hands-on exercises.

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eLearning
Network video

Axis network camera naming convention

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Learn the main principles for how to extract product specifications from the standardized names of Axis products.

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eLearning
Network video

Axis network camera product types

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Learn about different types of Axis network cameras and how they address various customer surveillance needs.

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Virtual instructor-led training
Analytics

Axis Video Analytics

For sales roles to learn the fundamentals of AXIS Video Analytics.

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eLearning
End-to-end solutions

Benefits of AXIS Camera Station

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Learn the basics on how to frame and customize key selling-points when selling AXIS Camera Station end-to-end solutions.

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eLearning
Access control

Benefits of using intercoms

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Learn what an intercom is and in which scenarios they are useful.

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Interactive apps
Network video

Compression: H.264 vs Zipstream

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In this app, you can compare video compressed using standard H.264 with Axis Zipstream technology, a radically more efficient implementation of H.264. You can see how the bit rate varies depending on the Zipstream level set.

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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

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Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

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Get a brief introduction to the topic of cybersecurity as applied to network video systems

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Instructor-led training
Network video

Designing network video solutions

This classroom-based course explores how to design a great network video surveillance system. You will learn the three Ps of surveillance design: Purpose, Product and Placement.

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Network video

Emissivity

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Webinars - scheduled
End-to-end solutions

End to End Solution - Online Event

In this Online event you will discover more about 'The Power of One' with an Axis End to End Solution.

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eLearning
Network audio

Essentials of network audio design

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Learn the basics of designing network audio systems.

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eLearning
Analytics

Exploring AXIS Perimeter Defender

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Learn how video analytics apps for perimeter surveillance, together with Axis network cameras, speakers, and video management software can effectively protect the perimeter of large-scale installations.

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Network video

Explosion-protected cameras

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Network video

Explosion-protected cameras

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Learn about hazardous areas, industry standards, and how explosion-protected cameras can streamline production and make the workplace safer.

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Network video

Fiber optics with Axis products

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Learn why fiber optics are so essential to the infrastructure powering Axis products, and how they affect system design.

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Interactive apps
Network video

Frame rate versus Shutter speed

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This application allows you to change the frame rate and shutter speed of three sample videos. These two settings are important in understanding how they affect image quality.

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Network video

Frame rate vs. shutter speed

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Wearables

Get to know Axis body worn solution

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Learn the basics about Axis body worn solution.

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Virtual instructor-led training
End-to-end solutions

Get to know AXIS Camera Station

This virtual classroom introduces you to the installation and configuration of AXIS Camera Station and provides you with an end-user perspective of the system.

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eLearning
End-to-end solutions

Get to know AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry

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Learn the basic principles of operation using AXIS Camera Station Secure Entry.

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eLearning
Analytics

Get to know AXIS License Plate Verifier

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Learn how AXIS License Plate Verifier makes it easy to use analytics for automated vehicle access and slow-speed traffic. Also, find out how Axis network door controllers can add value to the system

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eLearning
Network audio

Get to know Axis network audio

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This eLearning course introduces Axis network audio. The course starts with an overview of the Axis portfolio of audio solutions and then delves into the many business opportunities offered by these solutions.

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eLearning
Analytics

Get to know AXIS Object Analytics

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Learn how AXIS Object Analytics detects and classifies objects based on AI.

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eLearning
Network video

Clone of Explosion-protected cameras

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Learn about hazardous areas, industry standards, and how explosion-protected cameras can streamline production and make the workplace safer.

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Instructor-led training
End-to-end solutions

Get to know AXIS Site Designer

This classroom-based course teaches you to create great projects with AXIS Site Designer. It provides a walk-through of the tool and a work-flow to follow when designing projects.

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Virtual instructor-led training
End-to-end solutions

Get to know AXIS Site Designer

This classroom-based course teaches you to create great projects with AXIS Site Designer. It provides a walk-through of the tool and a work-flow to follow when designing projects.

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Network video

High resolutions

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Educational articles
Network video

Identification and recognition

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The focus of this tutorial is how cameras in a surveillance project can provide the close-up footage required for identification and

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Network video

Image noise

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Educational articles
Network video

Image quality

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This guide is about what image quality is and how to get it. 

eLearning
End-to-end solutions

Introduction to AXIS Camera Station End-to-End Solutions

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Dig into a compelling case story featuring examples of how to design an AXIS Camera Station surveillance system from scratch.

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Educational articles
Network video

Introduction to imaging

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To work successfully with video surveillance, it’s essential to understand the basic factors that contribute to good image usability. 

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Access control

Introduction to IP-based access control

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Get a first and brief introduction to IP-based access control.

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eLearning
Network audio

Introduction to network audio

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Learn the basics of network audio and discover the Axis audio offering.

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eLearning
Network video

Introduction to network technology

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Learn about the basics of networking, including terminology and key concepts.

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eLearning
System devices

Introduction to security radars

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Learn the basics of using radar technology for surveillance and security purposes.

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Network video

Jitter

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Educational articles
Network video

Lenses for network video cameras

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Learn about the various types of lens available for network video cameras, and about how the smartest of them can make video surveillance easier.

eLearning
End-to-end solutions

Level up with Axis end-to-end solutions

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Discover the strengths of Axis end-to-end solutions for surveillance, including video, audio and access control, and see how easily it can be scaled up.

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eLearning
Network video

Lights, Camera, Action!

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Learn why, when, and how to install lighting in your surveillance networks to get the video quality you need.

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eLearning
Network video

Look around you with panoramic cameras

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Learn about different types of panoramic cameras, and how one camera plays the role of many.

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Educational articles
Network video

Low light solutions

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Designing a surveillance system to function in low light conditions is not always easy. Axis Communications offers a number of products to support different solutions.

eLearning
Analytics

Making the most out of video analytics

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Learn how to maximize the performance of your video analytics applications by making insightful choices when it comes to product selection, camera placement, maintenance and more.

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Multicasting

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Network audio

Network audio

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Instructor-led training
Network video

Network Video Fundamentals

This course gives an introduction to network video surveillance through theory and hands-on experience with in the Axis classroom.

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Network video

Onboard cameras

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Network video

Panoramic cameras

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This is a brief walkthrough of different types of panoramic cameras and what differentiates them. 

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Network video

Panoramic cameras

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Network video

Perfect pixel count

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This step-by-step guide helps you select the best cameras for your operational requirements and surveillance scenarios.

Webinars - recorded
Access control

Perimeter Online Event

In this On Demand event you will discover more about the latest technology to create a Smarter Perimeter protection and improve operations.

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Interactive apps
Network video

Pixel density

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Pixel density is usually referred to as pixels per inch (PPI). The higher the PPI, the more detail you’ll find within the image. The Pixel Density application allows you to manipulate different parameters and learn how they affect pixel density.

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Network video

Power over Ethernet

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Network video

Power surges

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Learn about what these surges are, what they can do and how you can benefit from the built-in capabilities of Axis cameras.

eLearning
Network video

Practice test

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Answer 40 practice questions and learn what to expect when you take the Axis network video exam.

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Network video

Prepare your network video system

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How to design a network video system depends on your application need and level of complexity.

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System devices

Radar detection

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Educational articles
Network video

Reducing the bit rate with Axis Zipstream

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Learn about Axis Zipstream and how it can help you save on bandwidth and storage.

Webinars - recorded
End-to-end solutions

Secure Entry Online Event

In this On Demand event Axis Project Managers will share with you the latest developments within the unified solution.

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Virtual instructor-led training
System devices

Security radars in practice

Through multiple use cases in this virtual classroom you will explore different radar implementations in a variety of surveillance systems.

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Network video

Sensor size

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SIP

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Network video

Site survey considerations

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Before installing a surveillance system, we recommend you do a site survey and document it for future needs and upgrades.

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Software Development Kits

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Educational articles
Network audio

Sound in surveillance

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Learn how audio can extend your video surveillance system’s capabilities.

eLearning
Network audio

Technical essentials of network audio

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Learn the technical essentials of a network audio system.

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Educational articles
Network video

Ten reasons to switch to IP-based video

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Take a look at ten key motivators for switching from analog to IP based cameras.

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Network video

The focus assistant

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Thermal imaging

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The goal of this article is to provide a better understanding of thermal imaging technology and when it can be used.

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Thermal imaging

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Top ten installation challenges

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In this ten-step guide, we describe some of the challenges you can encounter during installation, and how to deal with them.

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Network video

Troubleshooting Axis cameras

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This article will guide you through some useful steps in troubleshooting your Axis network cameras.

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Analytics

Video analytics

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Learn about video analytics software and how it can make your video surveillance system more efficient.

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Analytics

Video analytics

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Network video

Video encoding solutions

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Learn the basics about video encoders, the Axis naming convention, and the various methods of displaying video.

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Interactive apps
Network video

Virtual light studio

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A camera is only as good as the light available. In the Virtual Light Studio application above, you can see how different a scene do appear, depending on how much light there is, what type of light you're using and where you place your lighting.

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Network video

Wide Dynamic Range (WDR)

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Learn why dynamic range is a challenge and how it can be handled.

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Network video

Wide dynamic range (WDR)

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Zipstream

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Zipstream for PTZ

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