Panasonic releases expanded version of its Spec Assist DVD

Secaucus, NJ (January 7, 2010) – Panasonic has released a new, expanded version of its popular Spec Assist DVD to the security industry. A valuable resource and information tool, Spec Assist v5.8 includes the latest updates to Panasonic’s comprehensive line of video surveillance solutions. The DVD also provides new calculators including H.264, bid specifications for Panasonic video surveillance systems products, CAD illustrations, operating instructions, spec sheets and other tools to optimize system configurations and proposals.

“The goal for Spec Assist has always been to offer a design tool that is easy to use, convenient, and effective,” said Bob Kramer, Product Manager, Panasonic System Networks Company. “Our new v5.8 provides innovative additions that improve the user experience and address the latest industry advances in compression technology.”

The Spec Assist v5.8 DVD is designed to help systems integrators, dealers, architects, and consulting engineers, with formulation of bids and proposals – all on a convenient, on-the-go format when internet access is not available. The handy search function makes finding information quick and easy. This resource tool is available free to professional system designers, installers and physical security professionals by visiting or calling 866.726.2288.

For more information, contact Panasonic by calling toll free
1-866-PAN-CCTV (1-866-726-2288) or visiting