In today’s news round-up, Milestone has held its annual Milestone Partner Open Platform (MPOP) event for the Middle East and Africa region in Abu Dhabi, with 250 attending. There were 26 alliance partner companies exhibiting in the Technology Showcase at the event with Diamond Sponsor IBM and Platinum Sponsors Arecont Vision and Razberi Technologies. In corporate news, AMG Systems has integrated its PanoCam360 fisheye camera with Synectics’ Synergy security management system. One of the main features of Synergy is that it dramatically simplifies the human interface, furnishing operators with a simple, fast and intuitive route to all common system functions.

In other corporate news, MDSL has been chosen to supply its TEM Enterprise solutions to a major Swiss bank. MDSL will be supplying its high-end Smart TEM Enterprise solution as a fully outsourced service to match the client’s complex multi-national requirements. Over in Finland, Mirasys has accredited Bosch as a new Platinum Partner, as well as joining Bosch’s Integration Partner Program (IPP). Mirasys will provide Bosch with access to technical information like Mirasys product roadmaps, testing and demonstration licences. Finally, 2013 marks the 25th anniversary of the founding of Basler AG. Norbert Basler established the company in 1988, pursuing his dream of using machine vision to revolutionise the quality assurance process. Read more security news…