In today’s weekly news round-up, Milestone Systems and Bosch Security Systems have entered into a strategic global partnership aiming at complete integration of Bosch IP video devices with Milestone XProtect IP Video Management Software. As part of the cooperation, Milestone is participating as a premium partner in Bosch’s Integration Partner Program. Bosch and Milestone Systems have intensified their joint marketing efforts, demonstrating the integrated solution at trade shows, conferences and events around the globe as well as in Bosch’s new product exhibit truck in North America. In corporate news, Arecont Vision has signed DVS Limited to advance its megapixel camera security solutions in the UK marketplace. DVS Limited is one of the UK’s most outstanding distributors to the security market and the partnership comes to effect immediately.

Over in Russia, AxxonSoft and Grand Prix have installed security and video management systems at a Oriflame factory, a leading cosmetics manufacturer. The factory required a flexible, scalable, and geographically distributed video management system and AxxonSoft’s Intellect PSIM met these requirements. In application news, VIVOTEK security solutions have been deployed to secure South Africa’s National Gambling Board offices. VIVOTEK’s fixed dome, speed dome, fisheye and bullet style network cameras, including the FD8162, SD8362E, FE8172V, and IP8362 were all installed. Finally, LEGIC Identsystems AG has gained another strong partner from China, Shanghai Airlink Technologies. The system integrator specialises in developing security solutions, in particular CCTV, access control and intruder alarm systems. Read more security news…