In today’s news round-up, BAE Systems, QinetiQ, AIGIS Blast Protection, TPS, Permali Gloucester Ltd, MIRA, Sigmatex and the University of Nottingham have formed LiMBS (Lightweight Material & Structures for Blast and Ballistic Survivability). LiMBS aims to develop enhanced lightweight and cost effective multi-layer/multi-material structures. CheckMySystems has signed-up electronic security product provider IPX360 Solutions to act as its agent for CheckMyCCTV in the North American market. Over in Germany, Xtralis® has established a new headquarters in Molfsee to serve as a base of operations for its rapidly growing business in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland (DACH).

In application news, HID Global recently announced that its networked access controllers, contactless smart cards and readers have been deployed at the Anhui Wantong Expressway Building to provide multi-layered security. Finally, Milestone Systems’ open platform IP video management software (VMS) is being used with Sony network cameras by the Andria Cathedral in Italy for security surveillance. Read more security news…

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