In today’s news round-up, Oncam Grandeye and Sentry 360 have announced that they have settled their differences after litigating and negotiating the patent infringement and trade secret misappropriation claims alleged by Oncam Grandeye. Oncam Grandeye has agreed to dismiss the lawsuit without prejudice, and the parties will compete on the merits in benefit of the video surveillance industry. In application news, Raytec, MOBOTIX, and Farson Digital Watercams have teamed up to provide a state-of-the-art system designed to monitor river conditions in the UK, in the wake of devastating national flooding. The system has been deployed to try to minimise future damage and provide an early warning system to residents.

In events news, Arecont Vision is hosting a Customer Webinar on the 19th March. The webinar will include a presentation from Arecont Vision’s partner Digital Watchdog, and technical tips for WDR applications. Over in Seattle, management at the historic Paine Field airport is now relying on Morse Watchmans KeyWatcher Touch and KeyWatcher Illuminated key control and management system to ensure that new master keys are securely stored and accounted for. Finally, Milestone Systems has hired Inger Holm Vinther as Director of Corporate Marketing and Kitty Van Der Sluis as Director of Sales Distribution in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Read more security news… 

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