On today’s weekly round-up, at ASIS International 2011SightLogix has introduced the Clear24™ camera, which serves as a new benchmark in thermal video imaging. Also showcased was Altronix’s WayPoint™, introduced as part of a new line of outdoor power solution designed to operate single or multiple cameras. Also at ASIS 2011, Panasonic  has launched compact dome network cameras for transportation applications for buses, trains, subways, ambulances, taxis and armoured cars.

In corporate news, Cassidian has announced at this year’s DSEi exhibition that its CORMORANT service contract with the UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has been extended to December 2012. In application news, Arecont Vision has announced the installation of 89 of its megapixel video cameras at Lake Forest High School near Chicago, providing superior image quality to the schools surveillance system. Read more security news…