AXIS 242S IV Video Server
Intelligent video & audio analysis inside
Discontinued product. Online support only.Please see the support documentation for further information.
- Intelligent one channel video server
- Dedicated DSP for advanced video & audio analysis
- Pre/post alarm buffering for securing critical images
- Support for PTZ and dome cameras
Built-in processing power
AXIS 242S IV Video Server is a one-channel video server equipped with a DSP (Digital Signal Processor), dedicated to processing advanced algorithms in intelligent video applications. Since video and audio analyses are performed inside the video server, only the essential information needs to be sent over the network.
Embedded intelligent video applications
Together with downloadable application software from Axis and its partners, the AXIS 242S IV is a powerful tool for securing shops, supermarkets and properties.
Support for PTZ and dome cameras
All Axis video encoders connect to analog pan/tilt/zoom (PTZ) cameras to allow for easy operation of these PTZ cameras across the IP network. Axis' open policy ensures simple and fast integration with most analog PTZ cameras on the market by including software drivers for more than 25 different analog cameras, including products from American Dynamics, Bosch, Canon, Panasonic, Pelco, Philips, Samsung, Sensormatic and Sony.
AXIS IVM120 People Counter
The AXIS IVM120 People Counter is a tamper-proof software application developed for the AXIS 242S IV Video Server, intended for retail stores and other indoor places where you need to count people. Easy to set up, it enables shop owners to instantly monitor customers per hour, day or week over the network.