In today’s news round-up, Vicon has named Bret McGowan as Senior Vice-President Sales for the Americas, Far East and Western Africa. Following Vicon’s ongoing integration with IQinVision, Bret will take responsibility for the combined sales organisation. In application news, Raytec has installed its VARIO i8-3 infrared lighting solution for a residential client in Vancouver. The illuminators deliver enhanced, even illumination allowing camera systems to provide the very best images at night.

In other corporate news, Wavestore and Ogier Electronics have entered into a technology partnership. The two companies’ respective solutions are now being specified together for video surveillance projects networked using Ogier’s microwave transmission solutions. Over in the US, Galaxy Control Systems has appointed David Terrill as Global Application Engineer for the West. David will lead dealer training and technical support programs, as well as on-site training and technical support initiatives. In events news, Meyertech will demonstrate its FUSION-Eclipse video management software at Milipol 2014 in Qatar from 20th-22nd October. Meyertech invites visitors to stand E 048 to witness its FUSION VMS in action with technology partner 360 Vision and their range of Predator cameras. Finally, a Dahua Road Show will be taking place on 21st October in London. A number of products will be displayed, including the whole series of IPC, HDCVI, and analogue cameras. Read more security news…