In today’s weekly news round-up, HID launched its enhanced FARGO HDP5000 Printer/Encoder at CARTES Asia 2013, which concluded last week. The enhanced HDP5000 now includes an expanded feature set, including increased card throughput speeds for higher productivity. In events news, Arecont Vision displayed its Wide Dynamic Range (WDR) technology cameras at the recent CeBIT 2013 show. The company’s WDR technology delivers a dynamic range of up to 100dB at full resolution and without lowering the frame rates.

In other events news, ASIS International has announced the opening of the call for presentations for its Annual Middle East Security Conference & Exhibition which will take place in Dubai on 16-18 February 2014. In corporate news, Milestone Systems has appointed Sunny Kong as Director of Sales in Asia. Sunny has more than 19 years experience as a manager of sales, business development, products and support. Finally, Hikvision’s video surveillance solution has been installed at New Delhi University in India as part of a project to improve student safety and reduce instances of theft. Read more security news…