In today’s news round-up, Siemens has entered into a partnership with Milestone Systems to enhance their security portfolio, allowing Sivelliance™ VMS technology to be compatible with Milestone’s IP video management systems. Our Correspondent Vicki Contavespi talks about the greater risks the US electric grid encounters as complex ownership arrangements and operating systems evolve. In corporate news, Winsted has announced its move to a new UK office as its export sales demands increase, facilitating more stock holding and controlled growth.

Over in the US, Panasonic has acquired VMS developer Video Insight as part of its strategy to expand in the North American education market. In India, CP PLUS has retained the number one spot in the Indian video surveillance market, according to IHS technology report. Finally, a dredging boat moored near Scunthorpe previously attacked by vandals has been successfully secured by OPTEX outdoor sensors which are linked to an alarm receiving centreRead more security news…