On today’s news round-up, Theia Technologies have announced an exhibition of new CCTV surveillance equipment, including a range of lenses, at ASIS International 2011. MESSOA has also announced its ASIS 2011 presentation – the company’s newest 2MP IP speed dome, as well as an innovative LED illuminator. In other ASIS 2011 news, industry-leading video security manufacturer, Schneider Electric, will showcase many new additions to its Pelco video security product line.

In corporate news, Tyco has agreed to acquire electronic security systems maker Visonic for approximately $100 million. The acquisition will fortify Tyco’s market presence and portfolio of intrusion security products. Verint Systems has also announced that its Nextiva IP Video portfolio is continuing to earn wide industry recognition for innovation and value. Read more security news…