In today’s news round-up, Antony Smith has joined AD Group from Tyco as the new business development manager for fire detection solution brand FireVu. He will be focusing on the data centre industry and will also be working across a range of sectors including petrochemicals and manufacturing. In other corporate news, DVS Limited has employed five new starters to sustain the incredible growth they it has experienced in recent years.

In application news, Sawbridgeworth Town Council in the UK has completed its upgrade to next generation IDIS DirectIP™ full-HD wireless network surveillance. Designed and installed by systems integrator Sunstone IP Systems, the council selected the DirectIP solution based on performance, affordability and Sunstone’s innovative system design. Also in the UK, ASSA ABLOY has supplied a range of products to the Camino mental health facility to help mitigate patient risk. ASSA’s DC256 clutch thumbturns were installed, offering privacy to patients while ensuring that staff can gain entry at all times in case of emergency. Finally, CNL Software has announced that it will be participating in the Teleste Video Surveillance Summit in Dubai on 7th December. Focused around the deployments of surveillance systems in urban environments, the summit will demonstrate the latest technologies and innovations available to solve today’s challenges in Middle Eastern cities. Read more security news…

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