Awards

Axis Communications has won a variety of awards.

Note: Many of the articles about the awards have been published on the Internet and are not a part of Axis' web site. 

Award Year Description
Golden Protector Award 2015 2015 AXIS Q61-E PTZ Dome Network Camera Series receives the Good Design Award, known as the G Mark Award from the Japanese Institute of Design Promotion.
Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Airport Surveillance Company of the Year. 2015 AXIS Q61-E Series wins the SSA Innovation Award in the CCTV category.
Security Industry Association (SIA) awards 2015 Axis’ Zipstream Technology received the SIA New Product Showcase award.
SSA Innovation Award 2015 For exemplary growth and performance in 2014 in the Asia Pacific region.
Good Design Award 2015 AXIS Q3709-PVE Network Camera received the Golden Protector Award in the CCTV category.
ASIS Accolades Security’s Best Award 2013 Axis wins an ASIS Accolade Security´s Best Winner Award 2013 for its AXIS P12 Network Camera Series. 
Security Industry Award 2013 Axis co-founder Martin Gren was awarded with Outstanding Contribution to the Security Industry Award at IFSEC & FIREX 2013. 
The Government Security Award 2013 Security Products Magazine has awarded AXIS P12 Series and AXIS Q8721-E Dual PTZ Network Camera "The Security Products´Government Security Award 2013". 
Woman of the Year Award 2013 2013 Vice President of Global Sales Bodil Sonesson received the Woman of the Year Award 2013 in the manufacturer category by The Women´s Security Council (WSC). The WSC award honors the top female professionals in the physical security industry in a variety of categories. 
SER-prize 2013 Axis network camera is the winner of the National Organization of Swedish Electronic and Computer Engineers SER-prize (Svenska Elektro- och Dataingenjörers Riksförening).  
The Royal Patriotic Society Business Medal 2013 Axis co-founder Martin Gren was awarded the Business Medal for outstanding entrepreneurship by The Royal Patriotic Society at a special ceremony at the House of the Swedish Nobility in Stockholm. The Medal was presented by Princess Désirée of Sweden.  
IFSEC 40 2013  IFSEC International marks the 40th birthday of the show by compiling a list of the 40 most influential people in the global security and fire industries. Co-founder of Axis Martin Gren is number 1 and ONVIF chairman Per Björkdahl is number 3. 
Best Camera at Intersec, Dubai 2012 AXIS P3367-V won Best Camera at Intersec 2012, Dubai, it showcased the image quality of 15 cameras from leading players in the market and Axis was favourite by far.
Wall Street Journal’s  Technology Innovation Awards 2012 Axis' Lightfinder (pdf) technology has been awarded the Wall Street Journal’s 2012 Technology Innovation Awards in the category Physical Security.
Futurshop 2012 Awards 2012 Axis was chosen to be the winner of Best Security Product for AXIS Companion and the prize will be received at Futurshop Awards, which is a part of the Exporetail Trade show in Spain. 
Detektor International Award 2012  2012  Axis' co-founder Martin Gren won ”Entrepeneur of the year” award at the 2012 Detektor Awards that was held at Skydd trade show in Stockholm, Sweden.
Highly Commended Product Award 2012  Axis has received the recognition Highly Commended Product Award for AXIS Companion at Detektor International in Stockholm, Sweden.
Private Security Award 2012 Axis has received the Private Security Award for Lightfinder (pdf) in France.
ASIS Accolades Security’s Best Award 2012  Axis has received an ASIS Acculades Security´s Best Award for AXIS Companion. This is the second consecutive win after Lightfinder last year.
Government Security Awards 2012  The AXIS Q1602-E Network Camera collected the platinum award in the "Perimeter Security" category at the Govies Government Security Awards at GovSec in April 2012. 
GSN Awards 2011  The AXIS Q1602 Network Camera with Lightfinder technology collected an award when it took home the prize for Best Thermal, Night Vision, Infrared Cameras at the GSN Awards ceremony in November 2011. 
Top 10 Security Brands in China 2011  Axis Communications is recognized as a Top 10 Security & Protection Brand in China by A&S for the fourth time.
Guldklubban 2011  Lars-Erik Nilsson, Board Chairman of Axis AB, has been awarded Guldklubban by Stiftelsen Guldklubban.
Security Products magazine 2011  AXIS M5014 PTZ Dome Network Camera has been named a winner of the 2011 New Product of the Year Award in the IP camera category. 
ESX Electronic Security Expo  2011  AXIS M5014 PTZ Dome Network Camera was selected one of the 2011 Maximum Impact Awards Winners. 
Security Sales & Integration 2010  AXIS P3346 Network Camera was selected among the SSI's Top 30 Technology Innovations 2010.
Security Technology Executive   2010 Axis Communications was recognized for outstanding advertising.
GIT Security Awards 2011  2010 AXIS Q1910-E Thermal Network Camera wins ‘Security Innovation of the Year' award.
Detektor International 2010 AXIS Q1910-E Thermal Network Camera: "With the world’s first thermal network camera Axis contributes significantly to enhanced detection for perimeter protection in industrial applications" 
VII National Security Award "ZUBR"  2010 Stanislav Guchia, Country Manager at Axis Communications in Russia,  was awarded with Gold Zubr (Bison) – the superior and unique award for personal contribution in popularization advantages of network video surveillance technologies among Russian Customers.  
POLALARM  2010 AXIS P1346, AXIS P3344-VE, AXIS Q1755 and AXIS Q1910 Network Camera:  Polish Master in Alarm Technology from Polish Engineers and Technicians Association of Technical Security and Security Management
Product of the Year 2010 Security Products magazine has awarded the AXIS Q1910/-E Network Cameras in the Perimeter Security category.
Security Innovation of the Year 2010 AXIS Q1910-E Thermal Network Camera has received the 2010 Security Excellence Awards.
Electronic Security Expo (ESX) Maximum Impact Award   2010 Axis was awarded the ESX (Electronic Security Expo) Maximum Impact Award in the Video Camera category for its AXIS Q1910-E Thermal Network Camera.
Grand Award of Design 2009 Axis Communication’s product portfolio of network video products received the Grand Award of Design for 2009 in cooperation with Axis' partner Zenit Design. 
Swedish Export Prize 2009 Axis Communications received the Swedish Export Prize from His Majesty the King. 
Lifetime Achievement Award 2009  Martin Gren, one of the founders of Axis Communications, was granted the Life Time Achievement Award by the security magazine Detektor.
Innovative Achievement Award  2009 AXIS P3344 Network Camera received the Detektor Innovative Achievement Award 2009 of the CCTV category.
Detektor International Award 2008 AXIS P3301 Network Camera: Axis Communications won the Detektor International Award for best video surveillance product (CCTV) for the third time. 
Gold Mouse  2008 Axis received the Gold Mouse by the Computer Sweden trade magazine/Affärsvärlden.
Best Getest  2007 The IT magazine Computer!Totaal awarded the AXIS 207MW the 'best tested' product by winning the comparative test over other network cameras. 
Manufacturer Alliance Program (MAP) Partner of the Year 2007 Axis received Milestone Systems “Manufacturer Alliance Program Partner of the Year” Award from the international software company Milestone Systems. 
PC Pro Recommended Award 2006 AXIS 230 MPEG-2 Network Camera received the PC PRO Recommended award.
PC Pro Recommended Award 2006 AXIS 225FD Fixed Dome Network Camera received the PC PRO Recommended award.
Market Penetration Leadership in network video  2006 Axis received Frost & Sullivan's 2006 Award for Market Penetration Leadership in network video.  
ARCHI-TECH AV  2006 Axis was selected by Avidex AV to provide AXIS 213 PTZ Network Cameras for their audio-visual project that received a 2006 ARCHI-TECH AV Award. 
Detektor International Award 2006 AXIS 212 PTZ Network Camera was granted the award for this year's Best CCTV Product by Detektor International.
SecuTech Award 2006  2006 AXIS 225FD Fixed Dome Network Camera was recognized with the SecuTech Award 2006 under the category of "Digital Surveillance" for its outstanding technology, intelligent practicability and user friendliness. 
NPS Product Achievement Award  2006 The Security Industry Association (SIA) announced AXIS 214 PTZ Network Camera as the winner of the Product Achievement Award for Digital Video Device. 
Market Leadership Award  2005 Axis Communications was honored with the 2005 Frost & Sullivan Market Leadership Award. 
Best Product Award 2005 AXIS 225FD Fixed Dome Network Camera was awarded Best Product by Detektor International.
Premier 2004 Award 2004 Axis won the Premier 2004 Award in New Technology Manufacturer category.
Detektor International’s Innovative Achievement Award  2004 AXIS 211 Network Camera received the "Innovative Achievement" award from Detektor International. 
Award of Excellence 2004 Axis received the Award of Excellence from Ingram Micro. 
SecuTech Award   2004 Axis received the SecuTech Award in Taiwan for its innovations and product development  for the AXIS 230 MPEG-2 Network Camera.
Premier Awards 2003 AXIS 2460 Network DVR received the Premier Awards 2003 in the Product Innovation category.
Best places to work  2003 Axis wins award as one of Sweden's "Best places to work". 
Best use of Technology in Government Award 2003 AXIS 2400 Video Servers were part of Newport schools' award-winning IP-surveillance solution. 
Product Achievement Award for Digital Video 2003 AXIS 2130 PTZ Network Camera won the Security Industry Association's (SIA) Product Achievement Award for Digital Video.
Product of the Year  2003 AXIS 205 Network Camera was elected "security product of the month" by WIK Zeitschrifft für die Sicherheit der Wirschaft / SecuMedia Verlag Deutschland.
Technology Trailblazers award  2003/2002 Axis was awarded by Asia Computer Weekly as one of the brightest IT vendors in the Asian IT industry.
Market Engineering Leadership Award 2001 Axis was announced by Frost & Sullivan as Market Leader in Growing Network Camera, Video Server Market. 
Computerworld Readers' Choice Awards  2001 AXIS 2120 Network Camera came out as winner of the 7th Computerworld Readers' Choice Awards in the Hardware category for Best Network Camera.
International Award  2000  AXIS 2120 Network Camera was granted the International Award by Swedish security magazine Detektor. 
Engeströmska guldmedaljen 1999 Kungliga Fysiografiska Sällskapet i Lund tilldelar Mikael Karlsson, VD för Axis Communications AB, Engeströmska guldmedaljen 1999 för "arbete i tillämpad naturvetenskap rörande Skånes lantbruk och dess binäringar eller industrin".
The New Product Showcase  1999 Axis was awarded the N New Product Showcase by ISC Expo in New York for the AXIS 2400 Video Server
Technical Innovation Award  1996 Technical Innovation Award for the AXIS 200 Network Camera by PC Magazine. 
PC Magazine Editors’ Choice 1994 Several awards for Axis’ print products including PC Magazine Editors’ Choice.