On today’s weekly round-up, we begin with Avigilon, who has installed its HD surveillance solution at the Rogers Centre, one of Toronto’s top tourist attractions. In New Jersey, Harrison Police Department has deployed IndigoVision’s IP video technology to improve its incident response. Moving to the healthcare sector, US hospital Brooke Army Medical Centre (BAMC) has upgraded its video surveillance capabilities, thanks to NICE Systems Ltd. At the Le Mans MMArena in France, Milestone Systems open platform software and Sony HD cameras are helping to keep the stadium and visiting fans safe and secure.

In other news, Ingersoll-Rand and CNL Software have joined hands in order to provide customised technology solutions to healthcare units. On the same note, Panasonic has teamed up with Richmond Electrical Wholesalers (REW) to distribute security systems in Ireland. Lastly, SightLogix President & CEO John Romanowich received the Security Industry Association (SIA) “Statesman Award” on June 21 during SIA’s 2011 Government Summit in Washington, DC. Read more security news…

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On today’s news round-up, the Avigilon Control Center Enterprise Network Video Management Software (NVMS) has been successfully integrated with the Software House C-CURE 9000 security and event management system for improved enterprise security management. Also on a success note, Pixim has experienced sales growth, thanks to its latest chip product Seawolf, and has acquired Advasense Technologies

In corporate news, Ingersoll-Rand and CNL Software have joined hands in order to provide customised technology solutions to healthcare units. On the same note, Panasonic has teamed up with Richmond Electrical Wholesalers (REW) to distribute security systems in Ireland. David Myers has joined ADT as Regional Managing Director for the UK south region, bringing his extensive experience gained across EMEA in the technology space. Read more security news…

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On today’s daily round-up, US hospital Brooke Army Medical Centre (BAMC) has upgraded its video surveillance capabilities, thanks to NICE Systems Ltd. In application news, the new stadium at Le Mans MMArena has been connected to Sony HD cameras and is being managed by Milestone Systems video surveillance software.

On an event note, day one of the Public Safety & Security Summit that took place in Doha, Qatar last week revealed future plans of the Gulf state. In corporate news, camera network market leader Axis Communications is now a platinum member of the Mirasys Technology Partner Programme. The Physical Security Interoperability Alliance (PSIA) took a step forward at ISC West and successfully demonstrated several products making clear that by developing a systems specification, they have reached their goal. Read more security news…

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To begin the working week, Cassidian has won a contract from the Swiss defence procurement authority Armasuisse; it will give the Swiss Army one of the world’s most powerful advanced soldier systems. Global provider of intelligent IP video solutions March Networks, has launched its Command Video Management Platform, which provides customers with a sophisticated, user-friendly, web-based and highly customisable interface.

In corporate news, SightLogix President & CEO John Romanowich received the Security Industry Association (SIA) “Statesman Award” on June 21 during SIA’s 2011 Government Summit in Washington, DC. Facial recognition technology specialists Ayonix, joined “technology” forces with Wavestore to distribute Ayonix biometric and security solutions in UK and Europe. Also, Samsung has appointed John Fisk as the new IP Product Manager. Read more security news…

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On today’s daily round-up, Bruers Service Security Goirle (BSSG) has deployed Proxim’s end-to-end wireless solutions and Axis Communications’ network cameras to reduce crime in Amsterdam. In corporate news and with an eye to the future, EMC and HID Global joined forces to replace an obsolete system and eliminate today’s risks, whilst the Security Alliance has set up working groups in accordance with a future regulatory framework.

In application news, OnSSI is providing support to schools with budgetary cuts, making sure students have a safe and secure environment while they learn. Following a fire in 2008, the newly rebuilt Gran Pier Pavilion is now secured by a high security cylinder range from Mul-T-Lock. Read more security news…

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Looking back at the top stories of the week, we begin with the IFSEC 2011 Security Industry Awards that raised more than £13,000 for the UK chosen charity, Make-A-Wish. In application news, the Isle of Wight festival got the security cover for its guests by security wristband specialists, ID&C: the Pay Pass prepaid, contactless, attractive and pioneering wristbands got 100% positive feedback. Concept Smoke Screen has chosen RISCO Group’s integrated solution for better security at prestigious UK jewellery chain Aurum, since it allows determination of the real time status of the devices installed.

In corporate news, open-platform video management solutions provider Mirasys is moving to France and the Benelux to cope with an increasingly diversified marketplace as well as simplify communication with European customers. LEGIC Identsystems Ltd and Sebury Technology have joined forces in the Chinese market by advancing access control equipment standards. With an eye to the future, from VHS to DVR, and even IP, cloud-based solutions might be the next generation in video-surveillance storageRead more security news…

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On today’s daily round-up, Concept Smoke Screen chose RISCO Group’s integrated solution for better security at prestigious UK jewellery chain Aurum, since it allows determination of the real time status of the devices installed. LEGIC Identsystems Ltd and Sebury Technology have joined forces in the Chinese market by advancing access control equipment standards.

On a festive note, the Isle of Wight festival got the security cover for its guests by security wristband specialists, ID&C: the Pay Pass prepaid, contactless, attractive and pioneering wristbands got 100% positive feedback. Over in the Middle East, top global security leaders gather in Doha, Qatar for the Public Safety & Security Summit. Last but not least, the IFSEC 2011 Security Industry Awards raised more than £13,000 for UK chosen charity, Make-A-Wish. Read more security news…

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On today’s daily round-up, Q1 Labs, the global provider of total security intelligence solutions, is accelerating its EMEA expansion strategy and has opened new regional offices in Paris, Milan, Amsterdam and Copenhagen to boost its market. Khalifa University, Cassidian and Emiraje Systems have established the Cyber Operations Centre of Excellence that encourages and supports the development of intellectual property in the field of cyber operations. According to a survey of 1,000 UK workers commissioned by key safe specialist, Master lock, businesses are leaving themselves open to crime and loss in production time by placing the responsibility for security on their employees.

On an “events summary” note, the second edition of the annual Information Destruction (ID) Conference and Exhibition, organised by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) and its ID section proved even more successful than the first one, with a record number of delegates attending on the day. Next Level Security Systems, a developer of a new breed of unified, networked security solutions, received the Maximum Impact Award at the 2011 Electronic Security Expo security as a service category. Read more security news…

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On today’s news round-up, Nedap Security Management moves to a complex and training centre in Belgium to support Nedap Belgium’s growth. The new office is a stone’s throw away from Brussels whilst its inspiring scenery brings to mind the head office in the Netherlands. World leader in Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software CNL Software and visualisation technology aficionado Barco join forces to provide a solution for one of the largest police forces in the UK.

On a festive note, VIVOTEK, leading vendor of surveillance cameras and other security solutions, has won prestigious Camera Excellence Awards at Secutech 2011, the key global security industry exhibition. The Security Industry Association (SIA) will host the Airport Security Keynote Lunch at the Government Summit, from 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 21st at the Phoenix Park Hotel in Washington, D.C. Open-platform video management solutions provider Mirasys moves to France and the Benelux to cope with an increasingly diversified marketplace as well as simplify communication with European customers. Read more security news…

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On today’s news round-up, the Undersea Defence Technology (UDT) 2011, which took place at Excel London from 6-7 June, was visited by a large number of delegates from 47 countries. At Electronic Security Expo (ESX) 2011, Digital Monitoring Products (DMP) added features and generated RMR for Central stations. In the meantime, at Le Mans 24 Hours 2011, RML AD Group finished fourth, yet it felt almost as good as winning all over again.    

On a demonstration note, Access Control Technology (ACT) used IFSEC 2011 as an opportunity to showcase a range of security products, all designed using the most recent technologies, due for release this year. In corporate news, ADT officially opened its new 24/7 remote monitoring centre in Manchester, which is one of its kind in the UK. From VHS to DVR, and even IP, cloud-based solutions might be the next generation in video-surveillance storage. Read more security news…

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