Axis launches mobile surveillance apps for small systems

Lund, 2014-Sep-23
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Quick and easy access to surveillance system from mobile devices is important for people on-the-go. Axis now introduces mobile apps for Apple iPhone and Android devices for use with AXIS Camera Companion and hosted video solutions.

Mobile surveillance apps make it possible to access a surveillance system over the Internet to view live or recorded video from home or from another site see film.
Axis Communications, the world leader in network video, today launches mobile surveillance apps for its AXIS Camera Companion and hosted video solutions.

“By completing our offering with our own in-house developed mobile apps we can assure optimal performance and full compatibility with our vast product portfolio”, says Peter Friberg, Axis’ Director Solution Management. “Providing easy remote access to high definition surveillance video gives our customers the tools they need to efficiently secure their operation wherever they are”.

The mobile surveillance apps allow the user to easily switch from live view to recorded videos from any location within their surveillance system. The integrated timeline notifies about triggered events and allows the user to take immediate action. Single images and video of interest can easily be stored to their mobile device and shared when needed.

To further strengthen our offering, Axis launches the mobile apps with the updated AXIS Camera Companion 2.2, with support for Axis Mobile Streaming. This technology is specially designed to give quick and easy access to live and recorded high definition videos even for installations where bandwidth is limited.

The apps are available for download free of charge and compatible with iOS and Android devices. The new app for AXIS Camera Companion is available to download from www.axis.com/products/cam_companion_software/mobile_app.htm. The new app* for hosted video is planned to be available for download in October. For more details and download links, see www.axis.com/hosting/.

*The app for hosted video solutions is intended for use with the offerings provided by Axis network of Video service providers.


For further information about Axis Communications, please contact:
Lena Hedén, PR Marketing Manager, Axis Communications
Phone: + 46 46 272 1800, E-mail: pressoffice@axis.com.

About Axis
Axis offers intelligent security solutions that enable a smarter, safer world. As the global market leader in network video, Axis is driving the industry by continually launching innovative network products based on an open platform - delivering high value to customers through a global partner network. Axis has long-term relationships with partners and provides them with knowledge and ground-breaking network products in existing and new markets.
Axis has more than 1,600 dedicated employees in more than 40 countries around the world, supported by a network of over 65,000 partners across 179 countries. Founded in 1984, Axis is a Sweden-based company listed on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm under the ticker AXIS. For more information about Axis, please visit our website www.axis.com.