Axis introduces new video encoders

Baraa Al Akkad, Regional Manager, Axis Communications Middle East

Axis Communications introduced Axis M70 and Axis P72 its new range of new video encoders equipped with most comprehensive set of network capabilities. These products enable cost-effective migration of analog cameras into a powerful IP-based video surveillance system, and are ideal for locations such as gas stations, convenience stores and small offices.

“This addition to our broad range of video encoders is a superior alternative to competitive offerings thanks to its price level, flexibility and extensive functionality,” says Baraa Al Akkad, Regional Manager, Axis Communications Middle East.

“The new Axis M70 and Axis P72 Video Encoder Series make it easy for analog CCTV systems to gain all the benefits of network video without discarding existing analog investments. These benefits enable savings in installation, management and equipment costs, in addition to remote monitoring capabilities, powerful event management and improved scalability,” he added.

Axis M70 Series provides dependable, efficient and affordable integration of analog surveillance installations in order to gain the benefits of professional network video technology. Axis P72 Series offers full-featured, versatile and advanced network capabilities with great video performance and excellent audio quality. All video encoders in Axis M70 and Axis P72 Series provide dual H.264 and Motion JPEG streams. The support for H.264 offers a video compression format that drastically reduces bandwidth and storage requirements without compromising image quality.

Both the new video encoders support for Power over Ethernet (IEEE 802.3af), which enables the encoders to receive power through the network cable and are best suit for small and medium sized locations, such as gas stations, convenience stores, small offices and retailers.