AxisTV

Digital Signage Software for Enterprise-Wide Communications

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AxisTV Overview

What is AxisTV?

AxisTV Signage Suite lets you revolutionize the way you communicate across your organization with digital signs transformed into beautiful canvases that inform, inspire and influence your audiences.

Craft visual communications to capture attention, increase engagement and reach more people using friendly workflows and elegant design tools for content customized to your audience, whenever and wherever they are. Send messages, media and alerts to displays, video walls, room signs and more.

AxisTV Signage Suite gives you a vast array of content sources, smart playlists, flexible scheduling and multi-user licenses to attract viewers, connect people and drive results.

. Three applications with intuitive workflows for easy design and scheduling
. Drive content to digital signs, video walls and room signs
. Use drag-n-drop widgets to provide interactive content on demand
. Easy integration with event schedules, Excel, XML and JSON data feeds
. Data mapping for automated KPIs, metrics, countdowns and data visualizations

With AxisTV Signage Suite, you can manage all of your visual communications from a centralized point while allowing individuals to choose their level of participation.

We have scalable solutions with one of the most flexible platforms available. AxisTV Signage Suite supports on-premise and cloud-hosted deployments, with perpetual or subscription licensing.

AxisTV Overview

Pricing

Starting from
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Pricing options

Free Trial
One Time License
Subscription
Value for money

Subscriptions, site licenses and financing available, contact Visix for a product demonstration and pricing.


AxisTV Features

Devices
Business size
S M L
Markets
Canada, United States
Supported Languages
English

Screenshots

AxisTV screenshot: AxisTV Signage Suite gives you a vast array of content sources, smart playlists, and flexible scheduling to attract viewers, connect people and drive results. Publish unified communications across your organization from a any web-connected device.
AxisTV screenshot: AxisTV Signage Suite gives you a vast array of content sources, smart playlists, and flexible scheduling to attract viewers, connect people and drive results. Publish unified communications across your organization from a any web-connected device. AxisTV screenshot: Deliver dynamic content to displays, touchscreens, video walls and room signs. You can choose from software-only, pre-imaged hardware, or a hosted cloud solution. We offer subscriptions, site licenses and financing options. AxisTV screenshot: Design, import and schedule messages in just seconds using three of our easy, powerful Signage Suite apps:
- AxisTV Design, the desktop design app
- AxisTV Manage, the content management system (CMS)
- AxisTV Engage, the playback engine AxisTV screenshot: Drag-n-drop import, schedule and playlist management tools make managing digital signage content fast and easy. Point to a folder on your network to show still images and videos that automatically update on screens when the source file changes. AxisTV screenshot: Start with our default content to customize your messages, templates and layouts. Simply drag and drop backgrounds, text, graphics, videos, streams, and webpages into your digital signage designs, then sync to the CMS when you're ready to schedule. AxisTV screenshot: Handy data widgets let you select, place and format dynamic data from calendars, weather, RSS, Excel, XML, JSON and more. See data paths for reference and preview playback on your desktop before publishing out to displays. AxisTV screenshot: Use adjustable opacity, multi-layer Z-order and professional grade typography tools. Our robust playback engine enables powerful widget configuration in both layouts and messages, with layering, transparency, and a host of playback options. AxisTV screenshot: Create stunning layouts in minutes using animated backgrounds, layered content zones and interactive hot spots. Pull in data for KPIs on screen that automatically update as the data source changes. AxisTV screenshot: Automate on-screen visuals with data-triggered text and visuals. Signage Suite can make decisions on what to show on screen based on numbers, words, times or other data elements you’ve mapped to. AxisTV screenshot: If you don’t have the time or resources to create all your digital signage content from scratch, we have a growing library of ready-made artwork packs and content kits to help you attract and engage your audience.

AxisTV Reviews for UK Users

AxisTV Reviews for UK Users

Overall rating
4.2
/
5
Excellent
3

Very good
5

Average
1

Poor
0

Terrible
0

Value for Money
4.3
Features
4
Ease of Use
4.1
Customer Support
5
89% recommended this app
Wade J.

Easiest Workflow for the End User and Enterprise Administrator

At a large University with over 50,000 students, Visix has been a turn key solution to be able to communicate quickly across our entire campus. We even utilize Visix at our outside campuses that can be 1.5 hours away by the click of the mouse. There are other options out there that seem very simple for cheaper, but from a management standpoint, Visix is hands down a great solution! It is all about the end user and they have told me the system is so easy to use.


Alex P.

Constantly approving and adapting to our needs!

Our goal was to implement a complete Digital Signage platform that connects the individual business buildings under a cohesive brand (through wayfinding) and to set the culture for the School of Business at College of Charleston. The Visix platform allows us to do just that. The Customer Support team and our Client Relationship Managers are always quick to get back to us if we ever have a concern about the platform and applications. Additionally, Visix is constantly approving and adapting, specifically, to our needs. As we all know, technology and its users are constantly in flux, so we need to be quick to adapt -- the Visix team and Digital Signage platform has done a great job with this!


Matthew K.

Decent Digital Signage software but there are probably better alternatives out there

It displays slide shows effectively around campus


Tom B.

Reliable with a learning curve

We use AxisTV to display content on screens in our academic buildings on a college campus. It is extremely reliable and updates almost instantly when new content is uploaded. However, it is a bit challenging to use the online interface. It is also very picky on the format of videos used in playlists, and can shut down an entire playlist if a video is not the right codec or format.


Mark P.

Amazing Experience

When we chose Visix for our digital signage I already had an idea of what to expect. The service and training I received while going through the selection phase of which company to go with was amazing. Now that we have it up and running I couldn't be more pleased. The training, support and overall performance of the system has been the best experience I have had with any company. The only thing I wish was different is an easier solution to do social feeds and better weather and clock functions. Overall, I would highly recommend.


Wade J.
Industry: Higher Education
Company size: 10,001+ Employees

Easiest Workflow for the End User and Enterprise Administrator

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 29/09/2016
Review Source: Capterra

At a large University with over 50,000 students, Visix has been a turn key solution to be able to communicate quickly across our entire campus. We even utilize Visix at our outside campuses that can be 1.5 hours away by the click of the mouse. There are other options out there that seem very simple for cheaper, but from a management standpoint, Visix is hands down a great solution! It is all about the end user and they have told me the system is so easy to use.

Pros

Ease of use and Enterprise Management of all of our players is extremely simple from the Web Interface.

Response from Visix

Wade,
What a great review! I know we've been in touch since this post, but we're finally getting some online savvy and wanted to reply here, as well.

It's always great to hear how our product is being used by our clients, especially those with large deployments. I love the fact that you guys are really exploiting the centralized management feature, but still tailoring content for each location. It's so important to localize communications to engage viewers, and you guys are nailing it. Looking forward to our continued partnership.

Sean Matthews, President and CEO, Visix

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 10.0/10

Alex P.
Industry: Marketing & Advertising
Company size: 51-200 Employees

Constantly approving and adapting to our needs!

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 20/10/2016
Review Source: Capterra

Our goal was to implement a complete Digital Signage platform that connects the individual business buildings under a cohesive brand (through wayfinding) and to set the culture for the School of Business at College of Charleston. The Visix platform allows us to do just that. The Customer Support team and our Client Relationship Managers are always quick to get back to us if we ever have a concern about the platform and applications. Additionally, Visix is constantly approving and adapting, specifically, to our needs. As we all know, technology and its users are constantly in flux, so we need to be quick to adapt -- the Visix team and Digital Signage platform has done a great job with this!

Pros

Easy to use once you know the system.
Many applications that keep up with the times.
Conference.
Wayfinding Technology.

Cons

Getting Admins excited to use it - we have 18 screens and still have an issue of not enough content and people on the platform.
The new app that we use - Conference - has a couple of bugs.

Response from Visix

Alex,
We reached out to you after your thoughtful review, but never thanked you publicly. Thank you!

We love working with the College of Charleston, and believe you guys have really embraced the engagement possibilities of your digital signs since we reached out to you. If you ever need more help getting people excited about your digital signage, we're here to help. Just reach out to us anytime.

Also, be sure to check out our resource library on our website. We have lots of free videos, articles and white papers with ideas for digital signage content and audience engagement that might inspire your team.

Ellyce Kelly, Client Relationship Manager, Visix

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 9.0/10

Matthew K.
Industry: Higher Education
Company size: 5,001-10,000 Employees

Decent Digital Signage software but there are probably better alternatives out there

Used Daily for 2+ years
Reviewed on 21/02/2018
Review Source: Capterra

It displays slide shows effectively around campus

Pros

They offer good technical support and the person who manages our account is very helpful. We've had their products at my workplace for over 10 years.

Cons

It is very expensive. A license to use the software for one digital signage player! Also the software is pretty clunky and not intuitive to use. I guess it is basically ok for displaying slide shows on TV screens. But if you want to do something more flashy with it: ie stream videos, social media, dynamic content, etc. it is a very difficult and complex to get it working.

Response from Visix

Matthew,
Thanks for reviewing AxisTV a second time! I'm sorry we didn't reply here sooner. I especially appreciate your recognition of our terrific support team and your account manager. We believe we have great people driving our success, and it's nice to have customers acknowledge that.

I understand you've run into some limitations in the software. We should talk about what version of AxisTV you're using, because later releases address some of the issues you're having. Our new platform, AxisTV Signage Suite, has even easier workflows with drag-n-drop widgets to place streams, social feeds, etc. into your layouts. And, we have some attractive pricing for migrating to the new platform - it's even free to some customers. I'm going to ask your account manager to reach out to you to talk about your specific concerns. We want to be sure you're getting the most from your Visix system, and look forward to working with you on this.

Trey Hicks, Chief Sales Officer, Visix

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 4.0/10

Tom B.
Industry: Education Management
Company size: 5,001-10,000 Employees

Reliable with a learning curve

Used Weekly for 1+ year
Reviewed on 04/12/2018
Review Source: Capterra

We use AxisTV to display content on screens in our academic buildings on a college campus. It is extremely reliable and updates almost instantly when new content is uploaded. However, it is a bit challenging to use the online interface. It is also very picky on the format of videos used in playlists, and can shut down an entire playlist if a video is not the right codec or format.

Pros

AxisTV is very reliable to continue playing slides and more advanced content when you need it. It takes very little time for the system to update content to each screen and can effortlessly broadcast to hundreds of screens.

Cons

It's not the most user friendly interface. A few steps need to be taken to publish content, and some of the steps aren't exactly clear. We try to only have a few people publish to our screens because we would need to train others on how to use the interface. It also only handles a few types of advanced content like videos. Videos need to be of a certain codec and format before being displayed properly on screens. This makes it more difficult when working from a mac background.

Response from Visix

Tom,
Thanks for reviewing our software. I'm glad that our technology is helping your campus communications. I'm sorry to hear you've had some challenges with the UI and formats.

I believe you're using a previous version of AxisTV. You should know we have a brand new platform - AxisTV Signage Suite. The UI, content types and workflows are more intuitive, and it has a more robust feature set than our legacy product. It's also free of charge for clients with a support subscription.

Even if you're not comfortable moving to the new product, I'm sure we can help address some of the issues you're having. We also have trainers standing by to help you fill in any knowledge gaps for your team.

We'd like to learn more about your specific situation and give you the help you need. You can expect a call from your Visix account manager in the next couple of days to discuss your concerns and how we can address them. Thank you again for being a Visix customer.

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use

Likelihood to recommend: 7.0/10

Mark P.
Industry: Education Management
Company size: 1,001-5,000 Employees

Amazing Experience

Used Daily for 1-5 months
Reviewed on 29/09/2016
Review Source: Capterra

When we chose Visix for our digital signage I already had an idea of what to expect. The service and training I received while going through the selection phase of which company to go with was amazing. Now that we have it up and running I couldn't be more pleased. The training, support and overall performance of the system has been the best experience I have had with any company. The only thing I wish was different is an easier solution to do social feeds and better weather and clock functions. Overall, I would highly recommend.

Pros

I like the end user simplicity with the use of templates, etc. It makes it easy for someone who is not very technical to use it.

Cons

I don't like how you have to get a social media module and weather module made for you. Other companies have drag and drop modules that are much easier to use.

Response from Visix

Mark,
Your review rocks! Thanks so much for posting, and I'm sorry we didn't acknowledge this review earlier.

I'm thrilled you find our products and our people to your liking. We work hard to meet customer expectations, and our stellar employees go above and beyond in their customer service. Thanks so much for recognizing them here.
I understand your note about the social and weather modules in our older AxisTV software. Our new AxisTV Signage Suite platform has drag-n-drop widgets to easily insert social, weather, time/date, event schedules and more. We'd be happy to show you a quick demo to see if it's something you're interested in. Feel free to reach out to us at [email protected]

Ellyce Kelly, Client Relationship Manager, Visix

Rating breakdown

Value for Money
Ease of Use
Customer Support

Likelihood to recommend: 9.0/10

User recommendation
7.7/10
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AxisTV Pricing

AxisTV Pricing

Starting from
N/A
Free Trial
One Time License
Subscription
Value for money

Subscriptions, site licenses and financing available, contact Visix for a product demonstration and pricing.

Subscriptions, site licenses and financing available, contact Visix for a product demonstration and pricing.

Value for Money
4.3/5
Based on 9 user ratings
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AxisTV Features

AxisTV Features

A/B Testing
API
Activity Dashboard
Automatic Notifications
Campaign Analysis
Campaign Management
Campaign Segmentation
Content Management
Customisable Branding
Customisable Templates
Data Import/Export
Drag & Drop Interface
Engagement Analytics
Monitoring
Multi-Channel Marketing
Real Time Analytics
Reporting & Statistics
Social Media Integration
Social Network Marketing
Third Party Integration
Features
4/5
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Additional information for AxisTV

Additional information for AxisTV

Key features of AxisTV

  • Active Directory authentication
  • Approval process controls
  • Automatic player updates
  • CMS integration
  • Content scheduling
  • Dashboard and map sharing
  • Display website content
  • Drag & drop design tools
  • Enterprise-level digital signage
  • Interactive hot spotting for kiosks
  • Layout management
  • Media RSS
  • Media library
  • Multi-screen support
  • Offline design mode
  • Playlist management
  • Quick message templates
  • RSS feeds
  • Remote deployment & control
  • Show events from calendar apps
  • Social media feeds
  • Touch screen ready
  • Video wall Ready
  • Visual editor
  • XML and Excel data import

Benefits

  • Digital signage software is an integrated, enterprise CMS solution made specifically for unified communications across your entire organization.
  • Our intuitive interface, drag-n-drop widgets and easy import tools let you craft messages, schedule media and broadcast CAP-compliant alerts quickly.
  • Pull in data from your own calendar and other apps, and automate on-screen text and artwork to update when external data changes.
  • Include interactive hot spots on screens to launch new layouts or external content, allowing viewers to participate and improving the customer experience.
  • Use organizational hierarchy tools, AD single sign-on, user roles and permissions, and security policies to match your own organizational structure.
  • AxisTV FAQs

    AxisTV FAQs

    Below are some frequently asked questions for AxisTV.

    Q. What type of pricing plans does AxisTV offer?

    AxisTV offers the following pricing plans:

    Pricing model: One Time License, Subscription

    Free Trial: Available

    Subscriptions, site licenses and financing available, contact Visix for a product demonstration and pricing.

    Q. What are the main features of AxisTV?

    AxisTV offers the following features:

    • Active Directory authentication
    • Approval process controls
    • Automatic player updates
    • CMS integration
    • Content scheduling
    • Dashboard and map sharing
    • Display website content
    • Drag & drop design tools
    • Enterprise-level digital signage
    • Interactive hot spotting for kiosks
    • Layout management
    • Media RSS
    • Media library
    • Multi-screen support
    • Offline design mode
    • Playlist management
    • Quick message templates
    • RSS feeds
    • Remote deployment & control
    • Show events from calendar apps
    • Social media feeds
    • Touch screen ready
    • Video wall Ready
    • Visual editor
    • XML and Excel data import

    Q. Who are the typical users of AxisTV?

    AxisTV has the following typical customers:

    Large Enterprises, Mid Size Business, Non Profit, Public Administrations, Small Business

    Q. What languages does AxisTV support?

    AxisTV supports the following languages:

    English

    Q. What type of pricing plans does AxisTV offer?

    AxisTV has the following pricing plans:

    One Time License, Subscription

    Q. Does AxisTV support mobile devices?

    We do not have any information about what devices AxisTV supports

    Q. What other apps does AxisTV integrate with?

    AxisTV integrates with the following applications:

    Google Calendar, Google Sheets, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint, Visio

    Q. What level of support does AxisTV offer?

    AxisTV offers the following support options:

    Phone Support, Online Support, FAQs, Knowledge Base, Video Tutorials