In today’s news round-up, End User Correspondent Michael Fickes discusses how schools should make more effort to use visitor management technology to enhance the level of safety. On the topic of video analytics, Larry Anderson addresses false alarms that occur, despite attempts to eliminate the issue. The upcoming ASIS 14th European Security Conference & Exhibition has announced Dr Thomas de Maizière as the keynote speaker, introducing the subject of economic security architecture in Germany.

Over in the Far East, Hikvision has entered a partnership with Agent Video Intelligence, allowing the embedded component to run across Hikvision cameras. Over in Germany, Vanderbilt has appointed Jürgen Schnöbel as its Chief Financial Officer, overseeing financial management from its new headquarters in Wiesbaden, Germany. Finally, the Security Solution division of Samsung Techwin Europe has appointed Dan England as its Partner Manager, working with its Application Partners and VMS developers. Read more security news…

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