In today’s news round-up, ASSA ABLOY recently announced that it has acquired IdenTrust. The acquisition complements the previous acquisition of ActivIdentity and strengthens ASSA ABLOY’s HID Global value proposition around secure authentication. In application news, VIVOTEK distributor EverBest Technologies recently implemented a surveillance system, ensuring public rental housing security as part of a large development project planned by the local government in Hong Kong.

In events news, Wavestore recently demonstrated its latest generation software developments at Intersec Dubai 2014Over in Thailand, a luxury hotel and resort group has completed the first installation of IDIS DirectIP full-HD surveillance at its flagship resort in Phuket, as part of a wider DirectIP rollout programme. FinallySANS International will include two new courses when it returns to the Radission Blu Hotel in Amsterdam this May for the SANS Secure Europe training event. Read more security news…