Looking back at the latest security news, we start with the top applications of the week. At the new CityCentre complex in Las Vegas, North American Video’s enterprise-wide video surveillance system has been deployed to ensure safety and security of the site. In Columbia County in Oregon, an IP video solution from March Networks has been installed to secure the critical infrastructure. In corporate news, Honeywell announced that its intruder alarm panel has been integrated with Initsys control room software to strengthen its commercial security portfolio. In another integration deal, Pelco has also integrated its video security cameras with a security communication system from Zenitel to create a comprehensive “interactive” security system.

Last week’s news coverage of the student protests against tuition fees in London prompted the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) to highlight the important role of the private security industry could play in avoiding future clashes. Lastly, in events news, organisers of the Counter Terror Expo 2011 conference have announced that the event is being hosted at the prestigious Grand Hall at London Olympia next year. Read more security news…