On today’s news round-up, Azadar Shah has been appointed Managing Director of Synectics’ Security Networks division, bringing with him a wealth of management experience from i-Pass, a global provider of Remote Access Security software. The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) Technical Director Alex Carmicahel and Project Director – 2012 David Evans, have been recognised with prestigious industry awards for their ongoing commitment and outstanding contribution to the security industry.

In application news, ASSA, part of ASSA ABLOY Security Solutions, has supplied a complete door solution at the University of Northampton as part of a £14million redevelopment project. Over in Africa, ASSA ABLOY’s Aperio™ wireless locking technology has been installed at the headquarters of BMCE Bank in Casablanca and has provided an instant upgrade to the access control system without compromising aesthetics. Back in Europe, artec technologies AG has developed data privacy video surveillance solutions to help companies to align with German data privacy protection laws. Read more security news…