We all use security products, and the world of security systems manufacturers seems to grow more interconnected by the day. Of note this week: IPIX partnered with Panasonic for surveillance offerings, and GE and Mitsubishi are working together for a container security initiative.
Quickly, here's what else has been happening: A new market update is available for the CCTV industry from Research and Markets; the Smart Card Alliance has been at its annual conference discussing access control issues among other concerns, and integration firm Henry Bros. bought up Denver-based integrator Securus.
Next week, Security Technology & Design's Steve Lasky and I will be heading to Seattle to participate in the SecureWorld Expo, which has become a great think tank for facing issues that todays CSOs and CISOs are facing. Do join us if you're in the area; click over to the Secure World Expo website to learn more.
Finally, a look at our top stories of the week.