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The Video Surveillance Report 2022

product launch

Axis Communications launches Axis Device Manager to replace Axis Camera Management

Axis Communications has launched Axis Device Manager to replace Axis Camera Management.

An on-premise device management tool it can manage up to 2,000 Axis network cameras, access control and audio devices per site, or several thousand devices across multiple sites.

Axis Device Manager centralises account, password and certificate management plus hardens devices according to Axis’ protocols.


  • Automatically assigned IP addresses
  • Ability to install, configure, replace and upgrade any single device
  • Replication of configurations between thousands of devices
  • Connection to multiple servers/systems
  • Restore points and factory default settings
  • Firmware device upgrade
  • Management of user accounts and passwords
  • Deployment and renewal of HTTPS & IEEE 802.1x certificates
  • Cybersecurity support

Axis says

“In today’s fast-paced world, any device or network that is static is not only old-fashioned, it is potentially prone to cyber threats,” says Ola Lennartsson, global product manager for system management at Axis Communications.

“Therefore it is important we ensure our customers can use a tool that allows them to easily, rapidly and decisively manage all of the devices on their network. AXIS Device Manager is that tool.”

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