In today’s news round-up, a recent report by IMS Research has estimated that the Chinese video surveillance market was worth $2.6 billion in 2011, an increase of more than 30% over 2010. The Brink’s Company has announced plans to sell its event security operations in France to Groupe Ageparfi, and its cash handling business in Poland to Impel Security Polska. Both transactions are expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2013.

In application news, Proxim Wireless has recently announced that the Community of Villefontaine, situated in the Rhone-Alps Region of France, has selected Proxim’s wireless backhaul solutions for its security and surveillance systems. In event news, AMG will be launching a new series of ruggedised Multi-Service Ethernet Switches at Intersec 2013, which will take place in Dubai, January 15th-17th. Finally, American Science and Engineering, Inc. has exhibited its cargo and parcel inspection solutions at this year’s Transport Security Expo & Conference 2012Read more security news…

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