In today’s 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 other 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 events news, Cobham has exhibited at this year’s Broadcast Asia, the APAC region’s premier broadcast event. The products on display included Cobham’s new HD MPEG4 IP Encoder, MediaMesh, an IP-based, rapid set-up field newsroom and the SOLO range of broadcast transmitters. Over in Brazil, Scati has opened its Brazilian subsidiary in São Paulo. Scati has transferred Miguel A. Gimeno as the General Manager of the subsidiary and Javier Larrodé as the Technical Support and Operations Manager. Finally, Mayflex has run a competition in order to increase the customer base for its IP based electronic security products, with the winner receiving a 3D HD bundle. Read more security news…