In today’s news round-up, HID Global has released its predictions for the top trends in the secure identity industry in 2014. Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer Dr Selva Selvaratnam anticipates changes in several areas including physical and logical access control, secure issuance and identity assurance. In corporate news, TDSi has appointed Dan England as its new National Account Manager for UK Sales. Dan’s role involves strengthening relationships with key clients and Blue Chip end users.

In application news, Muir Group has turned to Skyguard to help protect their lone front-line working staff. Thousands of workers have been issued MySOS personal safety devices, allowing them to summon a more rapid response in an emergency. In events news, AMG will be showcasing their expanding Ethernet range at the Security Twenty 14 conference, which takes place next week in Nottingham. In other corporate news, Infinias has announced a partnership with Stanley Security Solutions, alongside the launch of Stanley’s EL Series Wireless Electronic Lock. The new wireless electronic door lock is fully integrated with the Infinias Intelli-M access management software and Infinias PoE single door controller. Finally, IHS forecasts strong growth for NAS solutions over the next three years. Read more security news…