In today’s news round-up, Managing Director of LEGIC Klaus Klosa recently discussed the importance of Near Field Communication (NFC) in an interview with SourceSecurity.com and LEGIC’s future developments within this field. Klaus also explained that LEGIC is currently working alongside Swisscom to create a mobile ecosystem for the Swiss ID market, with a view to launching this in 2014. In events news, Milestone Systems and Axis Communications joined forces at Milestone’s Open House showcase in Copenhagen to demonstrate the two companies’ latest integrated solutions.

In corporate news, a recent survey from the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) has revealed that 62.3% of respondents said their company currently employs someone who is disabled. In other corporate news, Quadrant Security Group (QSG) has appointed James Smith as Sales and Marketing Director. James has over 18 years’ experience in the security and IT industries in sales and marketing management roles. Finally, SSAIB recently completed an assessment of a UK company in a pilot scheme that tested the company against the newly published British Standard 102000 for Investigative Services. Read more security news…