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All for one, one for all

March 25, 2019Paul Ragusa, Editor

YARMOUTH, Maine—As an avid runner and someone who has always tried to give back through charitable events, Brinks Home Security President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Gardner, loved the idea of participating in the Mission 500 Security 5K in Las Vegas when he first heard of the event from an employee at the company several years ago. But as he tells Security System News, little did he know at that time how inspired he would become, and, more importantly, how many families and children...

Alan Forman, Altronix Corporation, Axis Communications, Brinks Home Security, Fredrik Nilsson, George Fletcher, Jeff Eichenlaub, Jeff Gardner, Mission 500, Tom Nolan


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Axis Communications opens new Experience Center during ASIS

October 5, 2017Paul Ragusa, Editor

CHELMSFORD, Mass.—Axis Communications, a global leader in network video based here, opened its newest Axis Experience Center (AEC) in Irving, Texas, at a grand opening ceremony and ribbon-cutting event held on Sept. 26, in conjunction with the ASIS 2017 conference held last week in Dallas.The 7,100 square foot AEC features a 30-person training center, multiple state-of-the-art conference rooms, which can collectively hold up to 25 people. The space features solutions in realistic demo areas...

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Axis Communications recognized for sustainability

December 22, 2016SSN Staff

CHELMSFORD, Mass.—The Business Intelligence Group awarded Axis Communications the Sustainability Leadership Award in the 2016 Sustainability Awards program. “Our sustainability practices are important to us and I am honored that Axis Communications received this prestigious award,” Fredrik Nilsson, VP, Americas, Axis Communications, said in a prepared statement. “The BIG Sustainability Awards recognize innovative and outstanding companies, initiatives and products that are...

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SIA selects Fredrik Nilsson of Axis as Lippert Award winner

September 28, 2016Paul Ragusa, Editor

SILVER SPRING, Md.—The Security Industry Association has selected Fredrik Nilsson, VP, Americas, Axis Communications, as the recipient of the 2016 George R. Lippert Memorial Award.Nilsson, who actively supports many security industry initiatives, said he is “humbled and honored” to be chosen for this prestigious award.“When I look at the list of prior recipients, there are so many good people in this industry who I have great respect for,” Nilsson told Security Systems...

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Axis to sell and market Canon in North America

September 7, 2016Paul Ragusa, Editor

CHELMSFORD, Mass.—Axis Communications and Canon are changing their sales and marketing efforts in major regional markets worldwide in an effort to provide a wider portfolio of video products and solutions to their customers.As part of the agreement, Axis will assume responsibility for the marketing and sales of Canon's entire network video product portfolio in North America starting Oct. 1 and in Europe, the Middle East and Africa starting Sept. 1.Fredrik Nilsson, VP, Americas, Axis Communications,...

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Axis buys 2N audio company

May 31, 2016Martha Entwistle

STOCKHOLM—Axis Communications on May 30 closed the purchase of 2N, an IP intercom manufacturer based in Prague, Czech Republic. The company has sales offices in Miami; Chieri, Italy; and in the Czech Republic.Terms of the deal were not announced.Axis said 2N is the leading global provider of IP intercom. In addition to IP intercoms for door communication and emergency calls, 2N makes IP public address systems and M2M products.Audio and intercom are important components of an intelligent security...

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Axis named as Great Place to Work

November 2, 2015SSN Staff

CHELMSFORD, Mass—Great Place to Work Institute has named Axis Communications one of its 2015 50 best small and medium workplaces in the United States. The annual list of Best Small & Medium Workplaces was published in Fortune magazine. Ranked at 17, this is the second consecutive year Axis has been honored, according to a prepared statement. For more than a decade, the list recognizes companies with “exceptional workplace cultures,” Great Place to Work says. Ratings were based on...

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Axis introduces Zipstream for more compression

March 25, 2015Martha Entwistle

CHELMSFORD, Mass.—In what Axis' Fredrik Nilsson called a “major innovation that will fuel the growth of the [network video] market” Axis Communications launched Zipstream, a new compression technology, that it says consumes half of the storage and bandwidth of H.264.“We launched H.264 in 2008; people ask if Zipstream is as big of a deal? It's a bigger deal,” Fredrik Nilsson, Axis Communications GM Americas told Security Systems News.Why is it a bigger deal?Zipstream...

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Canon to buy Axis for $2.8 billion

February 10, 2015Martha Entwistle

TOKYO—Within a year of buying the leading VMS provider, camera manufacturer Canon has made an offer to buy Axis Communications, the leading network camera provider, for $2.8 billion cash.The deal is expected to be completed in April, pending stockholder approval. The Axis board of directors has approved the deal and the three largest shareholders in Axis, including the founders, who hold close to 40 percent of the total number of shares, have approved the plan.Fredrik Nilsson, Axis GM Americas,...

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Video companies branching out into access control

October 10, 2014Martha Entwistle

YARMOUTH, Maine—In the past 18 months, three major video surveillance companies have expanded into access control. There are many reasons why Axis Communications, Panasonic and Avigilon made this move, but the main reason, they say, is because of demand.“More and more customers are looking for integration [of their video systems] with access control,” said Bruce Stewart, business development manager, access control, Axis Communications.Willem Ryan, product marketing manager, Avigilon,...

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