In today’s news round-up, MOBOTIX Corp. and Pivot3 have recently announced that the Municipality of Anchorage in Alaska has deployed a comprehensive surveillance system at the Anchorage Downtown Bus Transit Center. In corporate news, Altronix has teamed up with AMID Strategies to further increase the company’s presence with architects and engineers (A&Es), and security consultants.

In events news, a number of companies will be showcasing a variety of new products at next week’s Security Essen 2012Xtralis will exhibit solutions from its HeiTel Digital Video and ADPRO security portfolios, as well as smoke and gas detection with VESDA, ICAM, ECO, and OSID product lines. ONVIF will host an open panel discussion and networking event to examine the current state of standardisation initiatives on the security industry. Also at Essen, AirLive will showcase its newest Intelligent Video Surveillance (IVS) and Polycontrast Interference Photography (PIP) IP Cameras. Read more security news…