Prism Skylabs Launches Breakthrough Retail Solution Embedded on Axis
Communications Network Cameras
Turnkey solution provides one-stop-shop for visual merchandising
and business intelligence
San Francisco, Calif. — Prism Skylabs, the global leader in visually
understanding and optimizing offline commerce, today announced the
availability of its on-camera integration with
the world leader in network video. This on-camera application
provides a next-generation camera-to-cloud solution that enables
brick-and-mortar businesses to
increase ROI and optimize marketing, merchandising, and operations.
With this integration, Prism Skylabs runs natively on the AXIS
Camera Application Platform in latest generation Axis cameras,
adding robust visual merchandising, auditing, and business
intelligence features, including:
Real-time and enhanced
images that can be viewed on
a phone, laptop, or tablet
• Powerful analytics, from
footpaths to dwell to
• Infinite cloud storage of
data and images
"Prism Skylabs enables me to better manage the unique needs of my
business,” said Rachel Shechtman, Founder of STORY, a retail concept
that changes every 4-8 weeks. “The analytics provide helpful
insights which ultimately impact our future designs; they enable us
to continuously ‘auto correct’ our customer experience for the
The Prism Skylabs/Axis bundle includes two
AXIS M3005-V Fixed Dome Network Cameras with HDTV 1080p
performance and vandal-resistant domes, one
AXIS M3007-P Fixed Dome Network Camera to deliver 360°/180°
panoramic views in up to 5MP resolution and dewarped multi-view
streaming, and six months of Prism Skylabs standard service.
“This is an exciting time for the retail industry as we see a shift
from reactive to proactive use of video surveillance technology as
more businesses convert to IP video. Intelligent capabilities are
changing the way retail stores operate,” said Jackie Andersen,
retail business development manager, Axis Communications, Inc.
“Solutions like those offered by Prism Skylabs are helping to make
this shift possible by providing integrated business intelligence.”
Prism Skylabs gives retailers unprecedented visual access to their
business. The unique cloud service condenses in-store activity into
easy-to-understand visual summaries and reports, and it enables
retailers to view stunning, privacy-protected images of any product,
shelf or display — all from a phone, laptop, or tablet.
The joint Prism Skylabs/Axis solution was made possible through the
AXIS Camera Application Platform, an open platform that enables
development of third party applications that can be downloaded and
installed on Axis network cameras and video encoders.
“This integration makes it easy easier for integrators to deliver a
complete visual merchandising and analytics solutions to their
customers,” said Prism Skylabs Founder and CEO Steve Russell.
In addition to being available on Axis cameras, Prism Skylabs runs
on major video management systems, and Linux, Mac, and Windows.
About Prism Skylabs
Prism Skylabs is the global leader in visually understanding and
optimizing offline commerce. Its unique cloud service transforms any
video camera into a visual merchandising, auditing, and business
intelligence tool that can be accessed from any device.