What’s New in Network Audio?

    Growth in the capabilities of network audio technology has the potential to revolutionize the way in which audio is used in many different situations, from customer experience to security. In this post, we look at some of the hot topics in networked audio. Improved customer experience In the increasingly competitive retail space, merchants are looking […]

      Are you using the right motion detection technology?

      There are many different options for motion detection, but which one best suits your needs? Here I look at some of the most widely used motion sensor technologies and explore the situations in which each can be used to its strengths. Choosing the right tool for the job An important and often overlooked factor when […]

        How India is using technology to create smarter, safer cities

        According to the UN, by 2030 one in every three people globally will be living in cities with at least half a million inhabitants. While the increase in urban populations will not be without its challenges, technology presents the opportunity to create smart, safe environments. With the right systems in place, governments will be able […]

          Using video analytics to drive sustainability in business

          The growth in the sophistication of video analytics brings the opportunity to apply surveillance equipment beyond security and into business intelligence and decision-making. The insight provided into business operations has multiple applications, leading to significant potential cost savings and the promotion of sustainable business practices. A group of students from Aalto University in Helsinki used […]

            Rain as data in Smart Cities

            In many ways, we’ve only scratched the surface of the potential for network cameras as intelligent sensors. And while IP cameras have traditionally been seen as primarily supporting safety and security, some of the most interesting new applications – particularly within Smart Cities – are coming from areas beyond surveillance. A great example comes from […]

              Delivering security for the IJsedal social enterprise

              At Axis, we’re always proud to support organizations set up to provide opportunities to members of society who might otherwise struggle. Once such organization is IJsedal, based in the beautiful Belgian town of Overijse. Founded in 1969, IJsedal is focused on social employment, providing work opportunities for members of the local community – many with […]

                Staying safe and secure during business growth

                In broad terms, ‘growth’ is the goal for almost every business. Though often defined in different ways – more customers, more revenue, increased profit – all these factors point towards organizations getting bigger. And for the majority of businesses, financial growth results in physical growth: more employees, a bigger office, larger warehouses, and an increase […]