In today’s weekly news round-up, Milestone Systems has announced new partnerships with Netgear and Zucchetti Axess. Netgear resellers and more than 2,400 of its partners will now be able to sell solutions with Milestone XProtect, while Zucchetti has become a certified Milestone access control partner. In events news, Axis Communications unveiled its AXIS A4011-E Reader at ASIS International. The reader supports touch-free entry with most entry card formats and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor installation.

Also at ASIS, CEM Systems’ emerald multifunctional touch screen terminal has been awarded 2014 Security’s Best Award in the ASIS Accolades Awards. emerald is a Touchscreen Reader, Door Controller, VOIP Intercom and System Terminal all in a single box. In corporate news, Hikvision USA has collaborated with Smartvue Corporation to provide cloud-based video surveillance service in the U.S. and Canadian markets. The two companies will provide the cloud-based video surveillance service and camera-to-cloud solution to small, medium, and enterprise organisations. Finally, Lenel has made enhancements to its Lenel Certification Program. The improved program makes it easier for customers to register for training, take job-specific courses, save money, and earn continuing education credits. Read more security news…