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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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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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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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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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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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Frame rate vs. shutter speed

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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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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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Network video

Image quality

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

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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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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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Network video

Knowledge check

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Get feedback on answers to 25 quiz questions to find out if you should study more before taking the practice test, followed by the Axis Network Video Exam.

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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.

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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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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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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.

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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 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.

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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.

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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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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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Network audio

Sound in surveillance

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

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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

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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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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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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Network video

Wide Dynamic Range (WDR)

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