To begin the working week, Cassidian has won a contract from the Swiss defence procurement authority Armasuisse; it will give the Swiss Army one of the world’s most powerful advanced soldier systems. Global provider of intelligent IP video solutions March Networks, has launched its Command Video Management Platform, which provides customers with a sophisticated, user-friendly, web-based and highly customisable interface.

In corporate news, SightLogix President & CEO John Romanowich received the Security Industry Association (SIA) “Statesman Award” on June 21 during SIA’s 2011 Government Summit in Washington, DC. Facial recognition technology specialists Ayonix, joined “technology” forces with Wavestore to distribute Ayonix biometric and security solutions in UK and Europe. Also, Samsung has appointed John Fisk as the new IP Product Manager. Read more security news…