Empowering solutions at the heart of broadcast
Axon is a global leader in broadcast network infrastructure products, including the latest solutions for 4K, HDR, IP production and delivery.
For more than 30 years, major broadcasters, network and service providers worldwide have trusted Axon’s pioneering and enabling technology. To control and monitor their operations, delivering at the highest level across live sports and news production and content distribution.
With the widest and most advanced range of powerful software and ultra-compact modular hardware systems, Axon’s solutions are open, integrated and scalable to meet the challenges at the heart of broadcast. Axon delivers control and monitoring software, SDI and IP processing (Network Attached Processor), UHD solutions, routers and multiviewers.
Ever Evolving to Deliver the Competitive Edge
Axon’s portfolio includes:
- IP processing (Network Attached Processing)
- Control and Monitoring
- Interfacing and Conversion
- UHD and IP Multi-viewer
With a razor-sharp focus on customer needs, Axon continuously pioneers new enabling solutions that harness the latest technical innovations and industry standards to deliver more value, efficiency and functionality, allowing customers to meet the challenges of the ever-evolving broadcasting environment and gain real competitive advantage.
For many, Axon is the difference. Axon understands what makes its customers’ businesses tick and can provide solutions that are not just fit for the purpose at hand, but are also uniquely adapted to the application – from live production to play-out and master control.
In each of its core product areas, Axon continues to deliver new levels of performance supporting industry standards such as IP.
Neuron: Network Attached Processing
Neuron will solve every processing task a broadcaster encounters with respect to audio and video in the IP and legacy domains. The high-density 1RU Neuron platform offers IP to IP processing capabilities handling uncompressed SD, HD, 3G and UHD signals based on the ST2022-6 and ST2110 specifications for transporting media over IP networks. Neuron is fully packed with features like edge synchronisers and converters for processing streams before they enter the core router reducing complexity in signal routing.
Cerebrum: Monitoring and Control
It connects to all the hardware and software that engineers already use. One dashboard where nothing escapes your control. You have total oversight. It is also designed to be robust in the most complex organisations and scenarios – for mega teams and workflows and global productions. That’s why it is built on a database system making it high performance in every situation – big and complex, or small and simple. And it is designed to be easy for the layman and advanced for the seasoned expert to be able to customise everything.
Synapse: Interfacing and Conversion
Axon’s interfacing and conversion range Synapse including multiview, master control and routing continues to deliver new levels of performance harnessing the latest technical innovations. Now offering scalable solutions to produce and deliver content in HD, 3Gb/s and 4K Ultra HD for audiences today and agnostic solutions including hybrid SDI-IP products for those ready to transition to video over ethernet, Axon provides customers with the capability to differentiate their own products and services.
Global Reach, Local Support
Headquartered in The Netherlands, Axon is active on every continent with regional offices – all supported by an extensive network of distributors and specialist systems integrators who work alongside many of the world’s leading broadcasters.
Customers know they can trust Axon to deliver for projects large or small, anywhere in the world. It is a simple equation: a commitment to customer service and smart solutions at the heart of broadcast.