Axis provides video management software and hardware that complements the company‘s network cameras and video encoders. Additionally, Axis Application Development Partners (ADP) offer a wide range of complete video solutions.


AXIS Camera Companion

AXIS Camera Companion is the market’s easiest video surveillance solution for small systems from 1 to16 cameras — perfect for retail, offices and hotels. With AXIS Camera Companion, all video is recorded on SD cards in the cameras, and no DVR or server is necessary — making each camera a smart, independent video recording device. The system consists of standard Axis cameras, SD cards, software clients for PC and smartphones, and standard network equipment.

The AXIS Camera Companion client is a free software available for download. It supports the majority of Axis cameras and encoders. The video captured by a camera is stored locally on the camera’s SD card. Mobile apps for viewing are available for Android, iPhone and iPad.

  • Excellent HDTV image quality
  • Easy to install and use
  • No central PC or DVR needed
  • Remote and wireless access to video
  • Viewing apps for iPhone, iPad and Android
  • Scalable and future-proof
  • Multilingual support for English, UK English, Arabic, Brazilian Portuguese, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish and Turkish

User interface

AXIS Camera Companion is developed with focus on ease of use. Users can easily access live video, search through recordings and export video clips.

  1. Easy navigation between live view, recordings and configuration
  2. Selected Recording
  3. Camera Selector with video thumbnails
  4. Timeline
  5. Control buttons

Basic installation of AXIS Camera Companion

The system consists of standard Axis cameras or encoders, SD cards, software clients for PC and smartphones, and standard network equipment.

AXIS Camera Station

AXIS Camera Station is a complete monitoring and recording system for up to 100 cameras. Designed for Axis network video products, this software offers easy installation and setup with automatic camera discovery, multi-configuration of devices and a powerful Event Configuration Wizard.

  • Viewing and recording of high quality video and audio from up to 100 cameras
  • Support for H.264, MPEG-4 and Motion JPEG video compression
  • Scheduled and event-driven recording
  • Powerful recording search and export functionality
  • Locking of prioritized recordings
  • Synchronized playback from up to 25 video sources simultaneously
  • Multilingual support for English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Swedish, Danish, Polish, Turkish, Arabic and Persian.

User interface

The AXIS Camera Station user interface is developed with a focus on ease-of-use and intuitive handling, with navigation tools that provide quick access to cameras and recordings in the system.

  1. Easy navigation using different workspaces
  2. Select customized split view
  3. Quick access to Audio and PTZ Control
  4. Alarm log
  5. Live view
  6. Red marker indicates alarm recording