In today’s weekly news round-up, Samsung Techwin has recruited three Video over IP experts to support the company’s ongoing success in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH). Stefan Palenkov and Steven Trace have been appointed to perform pre-sales and technical support roles, and Nicolas Ullrich has joined the Samsung Techwin DACH team as Business Development Manager. In events news, Dahua’s DH-ITC203 HD camera series has won the “Golden Lion Award” at the 2013 China International Intelligent Traffic Exhibition. In addition to this, Dahua Technology was also honoured with the “recommended brand for China Intelligent Traffic Construction 2012-2013.”

In corporate news, SALTO Systems is moving its UK operation to bigger offices in Southam, Warwickshire to accommodate the continuing growth of the business. As part of the move, SALTO Systems has taken the opportunity to incorporate a new state-of-the-art meeting, training and product XSperience centre which will be used for internal staff, partner and end user training courses. In application news, Axxonsoft’s Intellect Lite platform has been installed at The University of Salamanca, Spain. The Intellect Lite video management software is being used to provide surveillance at the university’s new four-story building, which has 8,900 square metres of floor space. Finally, Xtralis’ intruder solutions are being used to protect Volkswagen and Audi dealership car lots in Germany. Read more security news…