In today’s news round-up, Axis Communications announced that it has entered the physical access control market by introducing a network door controller with built-in web-based software. The AXIS A1001 Network Door Controller is a complement to Axis’ existing portfolio of innovative network video products and creates unique integration possibilities for partners and end users. In application news, Tavcom has completed a major upgrade of the CCTV training facilities at its Bishops Waltham training centre. Analogue and digital equipment has been provided by Samsung Techwin, Dallmeier, IDIS and Axis for students who train for one of Tavcom’s BTEC certificated CCTV courses.

In corporate news, CNL Software has recently announced its integration with Digital Sentry, the flexible IP Video Management System from Pelco. The two companies are currently collaborating on a Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) solution and a corporate solution for a blue chip PSIM projects. In other corporate news, NSI and Facewatch have partnered to help transform the use of CCTV into the digital world of online reporting. NSI will be adding the Facewatch online police crime reporting service to their training offer. Finally, Pyronix has appointed David Ward to its growing marketing team as Product Manager. David brings with him over 20 years of experience from within the intruder market, working with both manufacturers and NSI Gold installers. Read more security news…

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