The security week that was: 01/23/09

A weekly surveillance of news shaping your profession


In other news:
Security for Amtrak, Video storage partnerships, TWIC heel-dragging

SIW Assistant Editor Joel Griffin reports in on a project which secured Amtrak facilities with a very complex group of technologies. That case study will be part of a webinar we’re hosting on February 5th (register today; it’s free). … Video storage solution company Intransa has formed a sales alliance with Convergint Technologies. … The Ports of L.A. and Long Beach are struggling to get the port workers to come in and register to receive their TWIC identification cards. … Virginia Tech was the scene of a grisly murder in a campus dining establishment. … DNF Security and OnSSI have worked together to ensure that DNF’s video surveillance storage solutions are compatible with OnSSI’s video management solutions. … Even with a slowdown in IP video, Axis’ founder Martin Gren was recognized as Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year (Sweden).