On today’s news round-up, Pivot3 has hired James Hajek as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. Hajek will be a core member of the Pivot3 leadership team as it expands its business in both emerging and established markets and he will be responsible for all finance and operations functions. Also in corporate news, Telehealth and Care Solutions (Social Alarm/NurseCall systems) from Bosch will both become part of Robert Bosch Healthcare. INSIDE Secure has revealed that its SecuRead(R) NFC solution is securing and powering the HID Global iCLASS(R) digital keys and mobile secure identity feature, which are available on multiple new NFC-enabled smartphones.

Over in the US, DVTel’s Latitude NVMS has been deployed by Baltimore Police Monitoring Centres. Also in application news, New Scientist magazine has featured an article on Ipsotek’s cheat detection technology, which is being used in Grosvernor Casinos across the UK. The software is installed on the casino’s existing CCTV cameras and is designed to detect “late bets” and “top-hatting”.  Read more security news…