In today’s news round-up, Oncam Grandeye has been awarded a contract by the Houston Airport System (HAS) to provide Evolution 360 cameras for Hobby and Bush International Airports. The cameras will be utilised at security check points, gate areas, and large general areas. In corporate news, AxxonSoft has opened a new office located in Qatar’s capital, DohaThe move is part of the company’s lean-forward strategy for broadening its global presence in new markets.

In application news, an access control system from SALTO will secure the latest on campus development at Bath Spa University in the UK. Over in China, HID Global’s networked access controllers and readers have been selected by the National University of Singapore Suzhou Research Institute to enhance campus security and facility management. The new access control solution includes HID Global’s VertX® V1000 network controllers, VertX® V100 door/reader interfaces, and smart card readers to monitor access to different buildings. Finally, Avigilon has recently announced its financial results for the three and 12 months ended December 31, 2013. 2013 highlights include a 78% increase in revenue. Read more security news…