In the world of security this week, there were a number of key appointments as Samsung Techwin named Mr. Lucas Lee Managing Director and SightLogix recruited industry veteran Guy Walker as Northeast Director of Sales. To commemorate its progress, the Security Industry Association (SIA) unveiled its new logo. In response to the recent unrest in Egypt, G4S has helped to repatriate over 1,000 clients from the region via the country’s key international transport hubs including airports, ports and country borders.

In Colombia, Verint’s management software solution along with a mixture of its encoders, video analytics and IP cameras, were chosen to secure a subsidiary of one of the largest brewing companies worldwide, Bavaria. Avigilon’s high-definition surveillance system was selected to protect a residential care home in Indianapolis, Indiana. Konica Minolta leveraged off HID Global physical access solutions to offer its customers the added convenience of using physical access cards for secure print authentication. Lastly, with the help of the reputable Google Ad Planner, the SourceSecurity.com team has compiled some interesting figures to show which websites are leading in the security space. Read more security news…