On today’s news round-up, IMS Research forecasts that the demand for CCTV and video surveillance equipment will remain strong through 2012; growth for network video surveillance equipment sales is expected to exceed 25%. Also in corporate news, IndigoVision has appointed Marcus Kneen as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Marcus joined IndigoVision in 2003 as Chief Financial Officer and has had a key role in the development and internationalisation of the business since then. SeeTec has extended its business arm to Cheshire in order to further develop the biggest European CCTV market for SeeTec and to meet the increasing demand in the English speaking regions.

In events news, CNL Software and Ingersoll Rand will be delivering free PSIM for Healthcare webinars on 13, 15 and 19 December 2011. Attendees will learn more about the security benefits of consolidating disparate systems such as access control, CCTV, fire and intruder alarms into one integrated system. Also in events news, a cutting edge MOBOTIX CCTV system stole the show at the George Orwell Festival as Stephen Barley delivered a candid presentation and demonstration on CCTV, how it has affected our lives, as well as the way in which it will shape our future for the better. Read more security news…