In today’s news round-up, IDIS has won the 2013 Platinum MarCom Award for its DirectIP solutions from The Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP). The AMCP has honoured the leadership, creativity and budgetary stewardship in launching the industry-redefining DirectIP surveillance suite for the European security market. In corporate news, the British Security Industry Associations’ Export Council has highlighted the increasingly important role that exporting plays in a new survey.

In events news, NXP will demonstrate how Ingersoll Rand’s aptiQmobile fully leverages MIFARE DESFire security at Cartes France 2013. The P2P solution is a universal one, allowing customers across multiple markets to deploy the system. Over in Finland, Mirasys has launched its Agile Virtual Matrix and Geospatial Mapping applications at the recent FinnSec 2013, which took place last week in Helsinki. Finally, Centro, an integrated transport authority of the West Midlands, has released details of its partnership with MAN Commercial Protection. The partnership sees MAN Commercial Protection monitor Centro’s extensive CCTV system of over 1,000 cameras. Read more security news… 

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