In today’s news round-up, HID Global has been named a silver partner in the Samsung Enterprise Alliance Program (SEAP). The partnership brings the HID Mobile Access solution and Trusted Tag Services into Samsung’s extensive product sales and marketing ecosystem. In events news, SALTO Systems will exhibit its contactless hospitality access control solutions at the Independent Hotel Show, taking place from 21st-22nd October in London. SALTO’s range of contactless locks, electronic cylinders, energy savers, locker locks and new XS4 mini locks will be on display.

In application news, Alpro’s Functional 97 pull door handles have been installed at an ibis hotel in central Manchester. The stainless steel handles offer clients the build quality and durability associated with 316 grade and can be satin anodised, satin stainless, polished stainless, powder coated or nylon coated. Over in the US, LILIN North America has joined the D-Tools Manufacturer Vantage Point (MVP) program. D-Tools SIX users will now be able to access the entire database of LILIN’s network surveillance solutions. Finally, Real-Time Technology Group (RTTG) has formed a partnership with CTS Consolidated Telecom Services. The partnership will leverage RTTG’s expertise in developing and hosting advanced identity management programs that are designed to more effectively control access to secure facilities. Read more security news…