In today’s weekly round-up, SALTO Systems has launched a pilot project allowing staff and students at the University Católika of Murcia (UCAM) in Spain to use NFC-enabled services. Also in application news, MOBOTIX has announced that wholesale electrical distributor Graybar Canada has deployed more than two dozen MOBOTIX cameras at its Markham and Halifax branches in response to loss prevention issues and vandalism. Over in London, Samsung’s access control and video surveillance systems have been implemented at St Paul’s Cathedral to enhance health & safety for staff and visitors.

At last week’s ASIS International 2012, American Fibertek Inc. (AFI) debuted two new software releases that improve video management and control activities.  At next week’s Security Essen 2012ONVIF will host an open panel discussion and networking event to examine the current state of standardisation initiatives on the security industry. Read more security news…