Today we look back on the top news stories of the week. We begin with HID Global, who has announced the appointment of industry veteran Jean-Miguel Robadey, who has been recruited to run the company’s Identification Solutions (IDS) RFID animal tagging business. At SightLogix, Tim Fagin joined the company as the new Director of Support Services. To offer flexible IP surveillance solutions, Brickcom IP cameras have been integrated with Milestone’s XProtect open platform IP video management software.

At Dublin’s newest designer hotel, The Gibson, SALTO’s bespoke electronic access control solution has been installed to secure the hotel’s 252 guest rooms and suites as well as a number of back-of-house doors and lockers. Infinova’s large scale matrix switchers and nearly 400 pairs of Infinova digital fibre-optic modems have been installed at the largest distribution centre in the world for small commodities, the Yiwu International Commercial Centre in Zhejiang Province of China. Finally, organisers of Secutech 2011 Thailand reported that the event is set to become the country’s most important security event with an expected 120 exhibitors to attend the show. Read more news…