Axis launches latest range of surveillance solutions at Intersec 2008

Axis Communications, the global leader in network video solutions will be launching their latest security and remote monitoring solutions, the AXIS 212 PTZ-V and AXIS 209 MFD in the region at Intersec 2008.

Visitors to Intersec (13th- 15th January 2008), at the Dubai Convention and Exhibition Centre, can experience for themselves Axis' extensive range of intelligent and future-proof surveillance innovations on their stand - 3921C, located in Hall 1.

"Intersec provides us with the ideal forum to showcase our leading network surveillance systems and interact with different businesses small or large, looking for proven solutions that meet their specific security needs," said Gilles Ortega, Regional Manager, Axis Communications. "Our participation in this key regional security event also reaffirms our commitment to the region as well as the healthy growth experienced by Axis."

Axis Communications has reached a milestone in its business and has the largest installed base of network video products with over 1,000,000 network video products worldwide. The market is showing increasing interest in network video products for various security installations.

In the first half of 2007, the company increased its sales in the video product segment by more than 40 percent. Customers from different industries such Education, Banking & Finance, Retail, Transportation, Government and Industrial sectors work with Axis regionally as well as globally. Axis Communications offers a comprehensive portfolio of network cameras that include megapixel models, audio support, day-and-night functionality, PoE support, and wireless transmission.

In addition, their network video camera portfolio has recently introduced the Active Tampering Alarm functionality. The Active Tampering Alarm is an intelligent feature in network cameras that enables security staff to detect disrupted camera operation by automatically alerting the operator when a camera is re-directed, blocked or manipulated.

The newly launched AXIS 212 PTZ-V and AXIS 209 MFD camera will be two of Axis' key network video innovations taking centre-stage on their stand at the show. The AXIS 212 PTZ-V is a high performance camera that is designed to provide excellent protection against vandalism. This makes the camera ideal for indoor video surveillance in demanding environments like schools, shops, banks, and receptions, where an overview of the whole area is essential. Offering the highest level of network security, the AXIS 209 MFD is a megapixel fixed dome network camera, featuring a 1.3 megapixel sensor that delivers excellent images detail that is ideal for areas such as hotel receptions, shops and corridors.