On today’s new round-up, SightLogix’s smart thermal video analytics system has been chosen for deployment at the Jacksonville (FL) Port Authority (JAXPORT) in a project partially funded by a Homeland Security Grant initiative to enhance security at port facilities. It will serve as a valuable tool to apprehend vandals, thieves and even potential terrorists. HID Global has announced that its mobile access control pilot with Arizona State University (ASU) has been recognised by the National Association of Campus Card Users (NACCU) with the organisation’s inaugural Innovative Technology Award.

In other news, MOBOTIX rewarded its partner SeSys Ltd, a specialist in network vision solutions, with a MOBOTIX Live Demo Station as part of a promotion set up to help partners who invest time and expertise in selling MOBOTIX technology. Arecont Vision has announced that it is offering a 3-year warranty for its entire megapixel camera line sold anywhere around the globe. Lastly, ComNet Europe has created a new position in India to support the growing demand for its fibre optic and Ethernet transmission solutions. Read more security news…