In today’s weekly round-up, for those looking forward to the ISC West 2011 show next week, check out our ISC West 2011 Preview. Another event taking place next month is the annual Manchester Security event, which is set to focus on how investing in security solutions during an economic downturn can help reduce losses associated with threats such as theft and vandalism. In application news, Milestone’s open platform IP video management software is being used by Coastalwatch to monitor coastlines around the globe. In the UK, Mul-T-Lock’s innovative Smartair standalone system has been supplied to the BMW showroom in Wollaston.

In corporate news, SALTO Systems has appointed Andy D’Urso as the new integration manager and ACT has also recruited Richard Money as sales executive for the UK Southern Region. Lastly, IMS Research reported that innovative video door phones are enabling residents to see who is at their apartment complex or front door from anywhere in the world. Read more security news…