In today’s weekly news round-up, our editor Larry Anderson gives a run-down on the upcoming ISC West tradeshow, with a particular focus on the show’s benefits and latest security innovations. Check out our dedicated page showcasing all pre-show coverage. Looking at the education sector, a number of manufacturers have given their views on the unique security challenges faced by schools. Chris Bone of ASSA ABLOY explores the growth of wireless access control and how this has been received in the industry.

In his series on “Network Basics for Security Professionals” Neil Heller discusses product specifications and how these should be used when choosing a network switch. Focusing on video storage, we get the views of video storage providers on the growth of Big Data and how the surveillance storage market is evolving to meet increased demand. Lastly, Jeremy Malies reflects on the Germanwings Airbus A320 air crash and the questions it raises on access controlRead more security news…