A brand new year, and we are back as promised with the latest round-up of security news to keep you in the know.  In application news, Hikvision announced that it has been appointed general contractor of 800-million-dollar safe city program in Chongqing, China. At the Walsall Academy in the UK, Avigilon HD cameras and analogue video encoders have been installed to enhance the existing surveillance system. To enable a medical centre in North Carolina to respond more effectively to emergency situations, the Video Management System (VMS) from March Networks was installed.

In corporate news, Honeywell announced the integration of its Fusion and HRDP Digital Video Recorders (DVR) with European Systems Integration’s (ESI) remote monitoring and remote assistance software. Lastly, for those attending the upcoming Intersec 2011 tradeshow in Dubai, you will have the chance to see the latest innovations from Wavestore, as it will be exhibiting at the show for the first time. Read more security news…

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