Axis Communications celebrates expansion of Midwest Axis Experience Center
The official ceremony at the Axis Experience Center (AEC) was held on October 9th at Axis’ Chicago, Illinois office. The celebration featured a networking reception with industry professionals, brief trainings on analytics from the Axis Field Sales Engineers along with group tours of the new space which highlighted Axis products and solutions. The AEC features a solutions lab, showcasing the latest network video and audio technology including business analytics, cybersecurity and physical access control.
There were more than 165 guests in attendance, including partners, customers and distributors, that enjoyed speeches delivered by Larry Newman, Senior Director of Sales, Axis Communications, Inc., and Karl Radke, Business Area Director, Midwest, Axis Communications, Inc. followed by a ribbon cutting to officially open the AEC. The AEC expanded by approximately 50% and additions included a Security Operations Center, Solutions Lab, larger Education Center and multiple meeting rooms for partners and customers.
The Security Operations Center, featuring over 200 live cameras, is designed for smart cities, higher education, large retailers and sports venues. Attendees were able to see and understand an enterprise solution that unifies safety operations across multiple departments, disseminates information in a timely manner and provides greater situational awareness.
Axis has eight AEC’s in North America. Locations include, Boston, Dallas, Fort Lauderdale, Los Angeles, Washington, DC, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, Toronto and its newly renovated AEC in Chicago, Illinois.