On today’s news round-up, the University of Sydney has deployed the Avigilon HD Surveillance System across its campuses for its superior image quality, ease-of-use, and cost effectiveness. Over in the UK, the historic Omni Mount Washington Resort, New England’s premier all-season resort, has chosen to upgrade to the latest XS4 solution from SALTO Systems. In corporate news, Arecont Vision, AxxonSoft and Pivot3 have been elevating their event format to deliver an immersive experience for attendees at their European road shows scheduled for this fall. Together, they will demonstrate state-of-the-art video surveillance solutions with a “virtual shopping centre installation” presentation. Also, the Security Industry Association (SIA) has launched a new quarterly publication, State Policy Digest, which will provide a review of the previous quarter’s state legislative proposals, activities and trends impacting the electronic and physical security industry.

Looking forward to ASIS International 2011, G4S will be showcasing its new business model for integrated security solutions and will give away the new iPad 2 to 10 attendees at the show this September in Orlando. Read more security news…