On today’s news round-up, ADPRO FastTrace 2by Xtralis has been helping to prevent further break-ins at a major warehousing facility in the West Midlands, after it suffered a number of attacks resulting in thousands of pounds worth of stock being stolen. Also in application news, the Stafford London hotel by Kempinksi, which is located in the heart of St. James and was originally built as a private residence in the 17th century, has chosen a bespoke electronic access control solution from SALTO installed by Ansador. In corporate news, Milestone has released Device Pack 5.6 that offers dedicated integration between Milestone XProtect software and the new Bosch 832 series of IP cameras. Milestone XProtect has thus been the first third-party video management software to support the newest models in this Bosch line of IP cameras.

Over in Hong Kong, HID Global has appointed Simon Siew as the Managing Director, Identity and Access Management of Asia Pacific (APAC), where he will be responsible for driving the company’s business objectives and financial performance as well as the successful promotion of the HID Global brand in Asia Pacific. Also in China, Verint Systems has announced that it has been named a “Top 10 Foreign Security Brand in China” by HC360 Security Networks, thanks to Verint’s brand strength and technology. Read more security news…