And here's some actual product news

From Speco: "Why Speco? Listen Up! Introducing: H.264 Hybrid Pentaplex DVR Speco Technologies TH Series DVRs feature advanced H.264 compression as well as IP and analog camera support. The TH series is our most advanced series of embedded digital video recorders yet! IP Solutions: For any budget! There's live IP camera demonstrations there." From Samsung Techwin: Hey, they've got a new megapixel camera. From Flir: "NEW PAN/TILT MOUNT FOR FLIR’s LOW-COST SR-SERIES (Sorry for the shouting. I was too lazy to make them lower-case letters.) The SR-PT option allows security integrators to install fixed SR thermal security cameras on a ruggedized pan/tilt mount that provides continuous 360° pan and +33°/-83° tilt capability with full Pelco D control interface compatibility."