On today’s weekly round-up, Avigilon has announced that it has received two BC Export Awards: “Exporter of the Year” and “Top Exporter” in the Advancing Technology Category. Chubb security has donated an 18th century prison door, formerly used at Newgate Prison, to the Museum of London to ensure its future preservation.  In the US, Arecont has provided surveillance solutions to Orlando Infiniti in order to prevent after-hours theft of luxury vehicles.

Over in China, Chongqing is upgrading its security systems with the help of Hikvision and Infinova. Hikvision announced a contract renewal of Chongqing’s safe city programme, a project to upgrade and expand the city’s surveillance system. Safeguarding Chongqing’s metro line are over 700 Infinova cameras located at the platforms, station centres and inside the train cars. In events news, the Integrated Security Solutions Expo (ISS Expo) is to be the first major new annual exhibition, focused on integrated security solutions. Τhe organisers are looking for your opinions on what drives this market and those who complete the survey can enter a free prize draw to win a Kindle Fire! Read more security news…


To start the mid-week round-up, we begin with Optelecom-NKF, who will be highlighting their complete video security and surveillance solutions at ISC West 2011. Bosch has launched its new partner programme for its Building Integration System (BIS) – a modular platform for central alarm management. Pivot3 is riding high, as it has been selected by the Wall Street Journal as part of the top 50 venture-backed companies.

In other news, the Royal Borough of Kingston-upon-Thames has chosen a hybrid digital recording system solution from Wavestore to upgrade and expand its surveillance system. Lastly, Timet, one of the world’s largest suppliers of high quality Titanium products, has chosen a surveillance solution from Chubb Electronic Security to monitor production at its Witton Mill plant in Birmingham. Read more security news…


On today’s mid-week round-up, ABP Technology has announced that it will be distributing Basler’s IP camera series throughout the Americas. In response to the heightened threat of internal and external terrorist activities, Octavian Security is expanding its Canine Division for the detection of explosives. At the new Ronald McDonald House at Birmingham Children’s Hospital, a fully integrated security system from Chubb has been deployed to increase safety.

In other application news, Axis’s network cameras have been implemented in the Municipality of Sliven, Bulgaria to enhance security. Over in Boston, Massachusetts, the Cambridge Innovation Centre has chosen to upgrade its door access control system with SALTO’s XS4 wireless security system. Read more security news…


Welcome to Tuesday’s newsround. Eight school campuses in New Jersey have installed a unified security platform called Security Center from Genetec. Lumera has shipped its 125,000th digital camera. The company has been operating for eight years.

Chubb has installed an integrated retail security system at a shopping village in the Cumbrian town of Kendal, while the ongoing Security Essen 2010 tradeshow is featuring access control reader solutions from HID Global. Finally, Redhill School in Arnold, Nottingham, has been kitted out with a CCTV surveillance transmission system from NVT. Read more security news…


As the industry prepares for Security Essen 2010, we bring you the latest news from it. Members of the British Security Industry Association will be showcasing an exclusive preview of the access control systems at the show, while ONVIF has confirmed that it will be hosting a demonstration of interoperable IP surveillance products there on October 7. In addition, ABUS will introduce two new network digital recorders at the show.

Elsewhere, IMS Research has advised the industry that it must look beyond Brazil when it comes to opportunities in the Latin American CCTV market, while an integrated security system from Chubb is safeguarding students at South Cheshire College in Crewe, England. Read more security news…



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