In today’s news round-up, HID Global has announced that it has acquired IdenTrust, Inc. The acquisition expands HID Global’s ability to provide secure identity solutions to governments, corporations, and financial institutions around the world. In application news, the Egyptian National Library in Cairo has included Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher key control, asset management, and PowerCheck systems as part of the improvement of its existing security operations.

In corporate news, OnSSI has announced a number of personnel changes within its organisation. Changes include new titles for two key executives and the addition of an industry channel veteran to grow and strengthen inter-industry relationships. In events news, QNAP Security demonstrated its Linux-embedded VioStor CMS and the latest VioStor NVR firmware functions at Intersec Dubai 2014, which closed this week. Finally, a new report from IHS predicts the worldwide market for video surveillance equipment is expected to expand by more than 12 percent this year. Read More security news…