In today’s news round-up, HID Global has announced that the company and two of its consortium partners have received one of four U.S. cyber security grants, awarded through President Obama’s National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace initiative. The grants will be used to develop systems that enable mobile phones and devices to carry credentials for online identification and improve consumer privacy, security and convenience. In corporate news, AxxonSoft celebrated the grand opening of its office in Poland with a special conference to commemorate the event.

In application news, AG Neovo’s SX-19P displays are being used aboard a Taiwanese fleet of deep-sea fishing vessels. The displays were chosen for their durability, thanks to their IP22 housing protection. Over in Brazil, Aimetis Corp recently announced that Aimetis Symphony has been deployed as the video management software platform for Brasilia International Airport. Aimetis Symphony provides the airport with a single platform for upgrading the existing CCTV system to an IP network that can be expanded as needed. Finally, AMG Systems and Meyertech have announced a technology partnership that will see the AMG-Panogenics 5 megapixel 360 degree PanoCam360 camera range integrated with Meyertech’s FUSION-Core-Solar VMS. Read more security news…


In today’s weekly news round-up, UBM Live recently announced that IFSEC will move from Birmingham’s NEC to London’s Excel in June 2014. The decision comes at the end of a 12-month period of research and consultation with stakeholders across all communities, which resulted in overwhelming support for a move to London. TDSi has backed British manufacturing by producing its key products in the UK.

In application news, G4S Security Services has made history by securing the UK’s first police-free international football match. Over in India, AMG will exhibit its Ethernet switch and Camera series at SECUTECH India 2013, which takes place in Mumbai from February 28th to March 2nd. Finally, Aimetis has integrated its video management software with eneo IP products. The partnership offers more flexibility and system components for video surveillance solutions. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, Aimetis has integrated its video management software with eneo IP products. Over in Mexico, Santa Ana Star Casino has deployed Hikvision network cameras to enhance its security system. In other application news, Worle Community School has selected a solution by Dot Hill Systems Corp. to upgrade its storage in line with the school’s recent move to a VMware-based virtualised IT environment.

Over in Venezuela, Scati has provided a security solution for BBVA Provincial Financial Center, comprising of more than 20 IP Scati Vision video recorders. Finally, SeeTec has strengthened its board of directors with the appointment of Stephen Rasp as CEO. Read more security news…


We bring you the security week that was. At the top of the pile, IMS Research ranked Milestone Systems as the number one provider of open platform IP video management software in a report entitled “The World Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment – 2010 Edition”. The same report also placed Aimetis 7th globally for network video management software.

Hikvision revealed that it will debut its new network video recorder, the DS-9616NI-SH, at Security Essen next month, and also on show will be QNAP’s range of network surveillance solutions. Finally, AD Group CEO Mike Newton has won his second Le Mans Series title, as part of a team with Andy Wallace and Ben Collins, better known as “The Stig” from BBC’s Top Gear. Read more security news…

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Welcome to a new week in the security news sphere. In tradeshow news, VIVOTEK has announced that it is to unveil brand new video surveillance equipment at Security Essen 2010, and has also showcased megapixel IP cameras at Security 2010 earlier this month.

In corporate news, Concept Smoke Screen has appointed 20-year industry veteran Max Danesfeldt to its development team, while Infinova has donated megapixel cameras and a DVR to the Argentinean Youth Training Programme, as well as providing literature for the classes. Finally, intelligent IP video management software provider Aimetis has been announced as the number seven in global market share for Network Video Management Software in a report by IMS Research. Read more security news…


The first news round-up of the week sees good news for SeeTec as IMS Research ranks them as the number 2 vendor for IP surveillance software in EMEA. The company was also placed third in the category of Open Platform VMS vendors. Hamper legends Fortnum & Mason are to have their property protected by over 80 network cameras powered by Synectics.

Staying with retail, Newcastle’s Eldon Square mall, featuring top brands like John Lewis and Marks & Spencer, has seen the installation of Raytec’s Voyager 2 ANPR cameras. Aimetis have seen their Aimetis Symphony software put in all Royal Bam Group construction sites in order to fend off vandals, and the MOBOTIX IP camera is capturing images of the Eyjafjallajokull volcano, provider of the ash clouds that shut down many European airports earlier this year, on a live webcam. Read more news…



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