On today’s weekly round-up, the Defence and Security Equipment International exhibition (DSEi 2011) is showcasing the latest equipment and systems for the defence and security industry. With over 1,300 exhibitors, it is the world’s largest integrated defence and security expo. The new Open-Area Smoke Imaging Detection (OSI) product by Xtralis has won the 2011 ASIS Accolades competition. OSID is the only life safety smoke detection product to receive three esteemed accolades in 2011.

In application news, SALTO has provided access control solutions for GRAHAM, one of the UK’s leading construction and project investment companies. The company has installed stand-alone access control systems in its offices throughout the UK and Ireland. Over in Spain, Cassidian’s technology has been chosen to help secure the Pope’s visit to Madrid for World Youth Day (WYD). Additionally, Cassidian’s TETRA network for emergency response has secured the 26th Universiade games in Shenzhen. Read more security news…