Not sure if anyone cares or not, but here are the annual IFSEC award winners. No link, so see below:
Last night, the IFSEC Security Industry Awards 2009 were handed out to the deserved winners at a black-tie gala dinner at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole. Organised in association with the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), the awards acknowledge the people, products and technological advancements that have played a big part in the security industry over the past year. The winners of the 2009 awards are as follows: Access Control Product of the Year, sponsored by Info4security.com smarti ELECTRA - TAB Systems Inc. CCTV Product of the Year, sponsored by Norbain VCC-HD4000P - SANYO Europe Communication Product of the Year, sponsored by IFSEC SA DualCom DigiPlus - CSL DualCom Intruder Alarm Product of the Year, sponsored by TAB Systems RLS-3060 Redscan - Optex (Europe) Physical Security Product of the Year, sponsored by Genie CCTV Guardian Smoke Screen and Securi-Dock - Concept Smoke Screen in partnership with G4S Integrated Security Product of the Year Emergency Messaging and Mass Notification System - Dedicated Micros Security Project or Installation of the Year Heathrow terminal 5 Car Park Solution - Siemens Building Technologies Security Solutions Guarding Service Delivery to Customer Merseyrail Electrics Security Team - Carlisle Security AND V&A Museum of Childhood, Activity Assistants - Wilson James Policing Partnership of the Year Docklands Light Railway Travel Safe Officer Team - Carlisle SecurityOf all of those, I guess I'd say most cool for Dedicated Micros. I don't think many people think of them for mass notification, but they've obviously delivered a quality product.