On today’s daily round-up, Q1 Labs, the global provider of total security intelligence solutions, is accelerating its EMEA expansion strategy and has opened new regional offices in Paris, Milan, Amsterdam and Copenhagen to boost its market. Khalifa University, Cassidian and Emiraje Systems have established the Cyber Operations Centre of Excellence that encourages and supports the development of intellectual property in the field of cyber operations. According to a survey of 1,000 UK workers commissioned by key safe specialist, Master lock, businesses are leaving themselves open to crime and loss in production time by placing the responsibility for security on their employees.

On an “events summary” note, the second edition of the annual Information Destruction (ID) Conference and Exhibition, organised by the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) and its ID section proved even more successful than the first one, with a record number of delegates attending on the day. Next Level Security Systems, a developer of a new breed of unified, networked security solutions, received the Maximum Impact Award at the 2011 Electronic Security Expo security as a service category. Read more security news…