A new DVD from Panasonic System Networks Company of America, based in Secaucus, New Jersey, offers a design tool that helps systems integrators, dealers, architects, and consultants formulate bids and proposals. The Spec Assist v5.8 includes the latest updates to the company’s comprehensive line of video surveillance solutions. It also provides new calculators, bid specifications for Panasonic products, CAD illustrations, operating instructions, spec sheets, and other tools to optimize system configurations and proposals. A search function makes finding information quick and easy. The free DVD can be requested at the company’s Web site.