In today’s news round-up, TDSi has announced that it will be exhibiting at the Security TWENTY 14 Conference South in Bristol on the 23rd April. TDSi will be discussing its new UK channel strategy, as well as showcasing the new version of its integrated security software solution, EXgarde 4.2. In corporate news, Pierre Racz, president, CEO and founder of Genetec, sees the clout of the IT department waning in the age of “bring you own device,” cloud services and greater intelligence at the network edge. Racz says suppliers like Genetec can easily manage systems centrally and even make required changes to edge devices remotely, thus diminishing the role of IT.

In application news, an Avigilon high-definition surveillance system allows the Rolex boutique in Tel Aviv, Israel to efficiently and effectively monitor inventory and defend against theft. In other corporate news, Tyco Fire & Security has entered into a partnership with LEGIC that will allow them to implement local solutions based on LEGIC’s smartcard technology. Finally Cassidian Optronics GmbH, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space, has received an order valued at more than 40 million euros from Krauss-Maffei Wegmann GmbH & Co. KG and Rheinmetall Defence Electronics GmbH, for the supply of vision equipment. Read more security news… 

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In today’s news round-up, Milestone Systems has announced extended availability for the Milestone Husky Series of network video recorder appliances. These NVR appliances, pre-installed with Milestone’s XProtect® video management software (VMS), will be available in 2014 Q2 in Europe, Middle East and Africa, and in Q3 for Asia and Pacific regions. In corporate news, Roger Isler has been appointed as the new Sales Director and member of the Executive Board at SALTO Systems AG in Switzerland. He will be responsible for supporting strategic customers and products, and conducting product launches, such as the new Clay by SALTO.

In event news, Counter Terror Expo 2014 will be taking an international perspective, both within its free-to-attend exhibition and through one of its seminar workshops, the International Security for an Evolving World Theatre. In other corporate news, Eaton’s security business has announced a competition that will give nine lucky winners a chance to meet some of England’s 1966 World Cup heroes and enjoy a three-course meal with Sir Geoff Hurst. Any organisation that books the How Intruder Alarms Work continuing professional development (CPD) course before 16th May will be able to enter its delegates into the prize draw for the competition. Finally, Adams Rite has launched its newly redesigned website. The new site includes updated information, installation instructions and templates, and training opportunities. Read more security news… 

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In this week’s news round-up, a new technology report from SourceSecurity.com, produced in collaboration with Oncam Technologies, highlights how a new technology platform that combines cloud-based computing and automated on-site data collection can help businesses with remote monitoring and management. In event news, MOBOTIX Corp. has announced that it will host a series of presentations at the ISC West 2014 conference, offering a closer look at the decentralised approach to surveillance that it pioneered 15 years ago.

Also at ISC West, LILIN North America will be showcasing its Ultra High Definition cameras at booth #25075. Allegion PLC will also be at the show at booth #20031 to demonstrate the ecosystem of applications that support aptiQ smart card technology. In corporate news, Traka has released its findings after surveying an international network of security distributors at a recent conference held in Rome. The survey showed that despite the increase in awareness of data protection, 79% of Traka distributors agreed that customers are most concerned about protecting assets, rather than people or data. Finally, SALTO Systems has been chosen to secure Antrim Area Hospital, one of five health trusts in Northern Ireland. SALTO Certificated Partner Ambar Systems installed the state-of-the-art online wireless XS4 security solution featuring SALTO’s unique Data-on-Card technology, supplemented by 300 XS4 locker locks. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, SALTO Systems has been chosen to secure Antrim Area Hospital, one of five health trusts in Northern Ireland. SALTO Certificated Partner Ambar Systems installed the state-of-the-art online wireless XS4 security solution featuring SALTO’s unique Data-on-Card technology, supplemented by 300 XS4 locker locks. In events news, Linear has announced that it will be showcasing some of its latest programmes and innovations at ISC West next week, with demonstrations of four new products including the GD00Z-1 Z-Wave Garage Door Controller.

In corporate news, Axis Communications has received the prestigious Red Dot Design Award for the innovative design and shape of its AXIS P5415-E PTZ Dome Network Camera. The P5415 is able to merge seamlessly with a wall surface and repainted to blend in with buildings. In other corporate news, WavestoreUSA has appointed Susan Brady as Marketing Manager, effective immediately. Susan will work closely with company President Mike Scirica. Finally, Gallagher has recently welcomed Blake Smith as Technical Account Manager (TAM) for the US Federal market. Read more security news… 

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In today’s news round-up, a new technology report from SourceSecurity.com, produced in collaboration with Oncam Technologies, highlights how a new technology platform that combines cloud-based computing and automated on-site data collection can help businesses with remote monitoring and management. The paper is available for download here. In events news, MOBOTIX Corp. has announced that it will host a series of presentations at the ISC West 2014 conference, offering a closer look at the decentralised approach to surveillance that it pioneered 15 years ago.

In corporate news, Traka has released its findings after surveying an international network of security distributors at a recent conference held in Rome. The survey showed that despite the increase in awareness of data protection, 79% of Traka distributors agreed that customers are most concerned about protecting assets, rather than people or data. In other corporate news, a group of TDSi team members will be tackling the Tough Mudder obstacle course in London on the 26th April to raise money for the Help for Heroes charity. Finally, the inaugural edition of ISF 2014 will be held on 4-7 November at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Centre Bangkok. The show will feature security products that have been specially designed for private and state enterprises including airports, maritime facilities, schools and hotels. Read more security news…

 

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In today’s news round-up, LILIN North America will be showcasing its Ultra High Definition cameras at booth #25075 at ISC West this year. Allegion PLC will also be at the show at booth 20031 to demonstrate the ecosystem of applications that support aptiQ smart card technology at ISC West.  The demonstration will feature technology from members of the aptiQ Alliance Program.

In other event news, Milestone held its ninth annual partner conference, the Milestone Integration Platform Symposium (MIPS), last month in Orlando, Florida. The Symposium highlighted forty-eight Milestone Solution and Manufacturer Alliance Partners, and gave attendees the opportunity to see Milestone’s latest innovations. Sentry360 recently announced the successful deployment of the largest 360-degree surveillance camera system in mass transit history. Sentry360′s cameras were implemented under a Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) pilot program, funded by a Department of Homeland Security grant, to retrofit the existing rail car fleet with an on-board video surveillance system. Finally, A10 Networks, Inc. announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 12,500,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $15 per share. The shares began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on 21 March 2014 under the symbol “ATEN.” Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, MOBOTIX AG has been chosen to help secure a new consolidated site for Disposables UK Group. Monitoring the entire facility including full external coverage required just 28 MOBOTIX cameras running off a dedicated fibre backbone network. In corporate news, Milestone Solution Partners with IT infrastructure components such as servers, storage, and workstation products will be issued performance certification based on their compatibility with Milestone video management systems. The first to achieve this comprehensive process with documented results are HP, NetApp, PROMISE Technology and Razberi, and several others are in progress.

In events news, Secutech has officially opened the doors to its 17th edition. Organised by Messe Frankfurt New Era Business Media Ltd, the show once again takes place at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center, where over 500 exhibitors from 17 countries and regions are showcasing their latest innovations. In other events news, The Secure Identity Alliance will identify the $50bn savings opportunity for national government organisations who implement secure eServices by 2020 at the Connect:ID and Cartes Asia conferences. Finally, PPM 2000 will be launching a special Spring Promotion at this year’s ISC West for all integration projects incorporating their Perspective incident management software. Read more security news…

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In today’s weekly news round-up, Oncam Grandeye and Sentry 360 have announced that they have settled their differences after litigating and negotiating the patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation claims alleged by Oncam Grandeye. Oncam Grandeye has agreed to dismiss the lawsuit without prejudice, and the parties will compete on the merits in benefit of the video surveillance industry. Over in Germany, Dahua has been awarded the 2014 iF Product Design Award for its HDTV Box and the Sync Autofocus Network Camera. Dahua’s products were chosen from approximately 2,000 other entries from 37 nations to receive the iF seal of outstanding design quality.

In application news, Raytec, MOBOTIX, and Farson Digital Watercams have teamed up to provide a state-of-the-art system designed to monitor river conditions in the UK, in the wake of devastating national flooding. The system has been deployed to try to minimise future damage and provide an early warning system to residents. In events news, Arecont Vision is hosting a Customer Webinar on the 19th March. The webinar will include a presentation from Arecont Vision’s partner Digital Watchdog, and technical tips for WDR applications. Finally, management at the historic Paine Field airport is now relying on Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher Touch and KeyWatcher Illuminated key control and management system to ensure that new master keys are securely stored and accounted for. Read more security news… 

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In today’s news round-up, TDSi has appointed its new Director of UK Sales, Adam Norris. As part of his new role, Adam will be responsible for developing and implementing a revised channel and pricing strategy designed to further support and develop TDSi’s valued partners. In corporate news, RIVA has launched a new website with an easy to use interface. Information on RIVA’s application areas, video management Software and camera lines has been made readily available on the new site.

In application news, Axis Communications was chosen by the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) to provide video security and live situational awareness at the recent Academy Awards. A mix of HDTV-quality pan/tilt/zoom (PTZ) Axis network cameras were chosen for the project. In events news, Hochiki Europe has announced that it will be demonstrating the features and benefits of its cutting edge fire detection and emergency lighting solutions at the 2014 HefmA National Conference. Finally, the SBB (Swiss Federal Railways) has awarded Trüb AG the contract for the production and personalisation of the new “SwissPass”, a smart card with an integrated chip used for travel on Switzerland’s public transport systems. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, Oncam Grandeye and Sentry 360 have announced that they have settled their differences after litigating and negotiating the patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation claims alleged by Oncam Grandeye. Oncam Grandeye has agreed to dismiss the lawsuit without prejudice, and the parties will compete on the merits in benefit of the video surveillance industry. In application news, Raytec, MOBOTIX, and Farson Digital Watercams have teamed up to provide a state-of-the-art system designed to monitor river conditions in the UK, in the wake of devastating national flooding. The system has been deployed to try to minimise future damage and provide an early warning system to residents.

In events news, Arecont Vision is hosting a Customer Webinar on the 19th March. The webinar will include a presentation from Arecont Vision’s partner Digital Watchdog, and technical tips for WDR applications. Over in Seattle, management at the historic Paine Field airport is now relying on Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher Touch and KeyWatcher Illuminated key control and management system to ensure that new master keys are securely stored and accounted for. Finally, Milestone Systems has hired Inger Holm Vinther as Director of Corporate Marketing and Kitty Van Der Sluis as Director of Sales Distribution in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Read more security news… 

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