In today’s news round-up, Surveon 360° megapixel surveillance and RAID solutions have been deployed in Coseimpa shops across Venezuela. Surveon CAM7511 5 megapixel 360° fisheye cameras are securing the cashier areas while the CAM6351 has been implemented to monitor exterior areas. Over in Italy, Allegion has completed a project to provide an electronic access control system for B&B Hotels Italia. A touch screen kiosk at reception allows guests to enter their personal information and check-in/check-out details, while the Ariane Systems software interfaces with a CISA encoder, programming the security card which is then dispensed to the guest.

In corporate news, newly-elected Chairman of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), Pauline Norstrom, has said she will focus on raising stakeholders’ awareness of the value of quality and innovation over price. In her inaugural address to BSIA members and industry stakeholders at the Association’s Annual Luncheon earlier this month, Pauline outlined her goals for her two-year tenure as Chair. Over in India, Matrix Comsec has concluded its sixth annual partners Growth Summit in Goa. The three day event focused on top performing Matrix system integrators who were awarded for their outstanding sales performance for the year 2013-14. Finally, 3VR has named Bruce Nisbet as the new Director of Sales for the Western U.S. Region. Nisbet will be responsible for managing all aspects of the sales process in western North America. Read more security news…

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