In today’s news round-up, a new technology report from SourceSecurity.com, produced in collaboration with Oncam Technologies, highlights how a new technology platform that combines cloud-based computing and automated on-site data collection can help businesses with remote monitoring and management. The paper is available for download here. In events news, MOBOTIX Corp. has announced that it will host a series of presentations at the ISC West 2014 conference, offering a closer look at the decentralised approach to surveillance that it pioneered 15 years ago.

In corporate news, Traka has released its findings after surveying an international network of security distributors at a recent conference held in Rome. The survey showed that despite the increase in awareness of data protection, 79% of Traka distributors agreed that customers are most concerned about protecting assets, rather than people or data. In other corporate news, a group of TDSi team members will be tackling the Tough Mudder obstacle course in London on the 26th April to raise money for the Help for Heroes charity. Finally, the inaugural edition of ISF 2014 will be held on 4-7 November at IMPACT Exhibition & Convention Centre Bangkok. The show will feature security products that have been specially designed for private and state enterprises including airports, maritime facilities, schools and hotels. Read more security news…