On today’s news round-up, Optex Co. Ltd of Japan has announced a major investment in the 100% share capital of UK lighting manufacturer Raytec. General Dynamics UK has selected Barco’s 8” rugged extreme displays in triple head configuration and Video Processing Unit for the British Army’s Scout Specialist Vehicle (Scout SV) programme. Also in application news, Thurrock Council has upgraded its aging CCTV network with state-of-the-art IndigoVision IP technology that has drastically reduced the amount of time council staff and local police need to spend reviewing footage.
In events news, Milestone Systems recently held its annual Milestone Integration Partner Symposium (MIPS) conference in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Looking ahead, Samsung has announced that its stand in hall 5 at IFSEC 2012 will be dedicated to demonstrating its ability to support installers and system integrators with Smarter Security solutions. Read more security news…