Axis Communications recently introduced the AXIS Camera Station 5, the latest version of its video management software (VMS) offering for mid-size installations. The new version introduces hardware decoding, with support for third-party IP cameras and Axis Optimized Rendering for high-definition identification and smooth videos with resolutions up to three 4K video streams. The new ‘Scrubbing’ function allows users to quickly search through video footage from multiple cameras at the same time. A free mobile viewing app available for Android and iOS-based mobile devices gives users the ability to view live video from cameras as well as previously recorded video footage. AXIS Camera Station 5 allows users to take full advantage of Axis’ wide range of video surveillance cameras and technologies. It supports 360º overview recording, H.264 compression, multi-view streaming and advanced camera-based video motion detection.