Axis Communications announces winners of Partner Awards

Johannesburg, 17 May 2019
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The Venue, Greenpark, Sandton.
The Venue, Greenpark, Sandton.

Axis Communications, the global leader in network video, is proud to announce the winners of its 2018 Partner Awards that were lauded at a gala event, held last night in Sandton at The Venue, Green Park.

The awards celebrate channel partners who were recognised for their outstanding performance and accomplishments in driving growth for Axis in 2018. Dimension Data won Gold Partner of the Year and Bona Electronic Solutions took home the Silver award.

Flying into SA to attend the awards dinner, Axis Communications' regional director: Middle East and Africa (MEA), Philippe Kubbinga, and the director for business development: MEA, Ettiene Van Der Watt, addressed channel partners and announced the awards.

Philippe Kubbinga, Regional Director MEA, opening and welcome speech.
Philippe Kubbinga, Regional Director MEA, opening and welcome speech.

"The success of our channel partners is central to delivering on our ongoing mission to create intelligent security and surveillance solutions that contribute to a smarter, safer world," said Kubbinga. "We are proud to acknowledge the winners of these prestigious awards, particularly for their efforts in growing the market presence of Axis in SA.

"In 2017, Axis launched its first network audio products. Since then, we have seen tremendous growth in this product category. We would like to take this opportunity to recognise Dimension Data for winning the Best Network Audio systems project of 2018."

Dimension Data receiving award for top Axis Gold Partner for 2018.
Dimension Data receiving award for top Axis Gold Partner for 2018.

As a partner-led business, Axis' partners and resellers play a critical role in establishing it as a pioneer of intelligent network video technology.

"Our business is deeply committed to delivering innovative network video security solutions to the South African market through our valued partner network, and we will continue to drive the local industry forward, generating unique business possibilities for partners and their customers," concluded Kubbinga.

Camsecure receiving award for long -standing partnership 2018.
Camsecure receiving award for long -standing partnership 2018.

Here is the full list of Axis Communications Partner Awards for 2018:

* Gold Partner of the Year: Dimension Data
* Silver Partner of the Year: Bona Electronic Solutions
* South Africa Longstanding Partnership Award: Camsecure
* Authorised Partner of the Year: Network & Telecom Suppliers
* Multi-regional Partner of the Year: Johnson Controls
* Best Medium Business Solution Project: OTN Systems
* Best Network Audio Systems Project: Dimension Data
* Best Retail Project: Cygnetic
* Best City Surveillance Project: Brandfin Trade
* Best Critical Infrastructure Project in Residential: Nextec Digital Infrastructure
* Best Critical Infrastructure Project in Energy: Royal Access
* Best Executed Critical Infrastructure Project in Energy: Excellent Electrical
* Best Critical Infrastructure Project in Mining: RR Electronic Solutions
* Best Performing New Partner: 3 Core Electrical


Axis enables a smarter and safer world by creating network solutions that provide insights for improving security and new ways of doing business. As the industry leader in network video, Axis offers products and services for video surveillance and analytics, access control, and audio systems. Axis has more than 3 000 dedicated employees in over 50 countries and collaborates with partners worldwide to deliver customer solutions. Axis was founded in 1984 and has its headquarters in Lund, Sweden.

For more information about Axis, please visit our website

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