In today’s news weekly round-up, HID Global has announced its completion of two pilot programs that validate how access control using smartphones can allow employees to conveniently open doors with a mobile device. Also in corporate news, Samsung Techwin America has announced that it is partnering with California-based FaceFirst, LLC. to supply megapixel video surveillance cameras for its FaceFirst facial recognition system. In application news, the Enterprise Park in Scotland has adopted IP solutions from VIVOTEK to support its high-end positioning and to ensure tenants are confident with the security measures in place.

At the recent Security Essen 2012 in Germany, SourceSecurity.com recorded many of the tradeshow’s exhibitors in their full glory. Also in events news, TDSi is attending the Global Security Summit London, taking place this week at Olympia, in order to unveil its participation in the new Harmony Alliance, with aims to ”Collaborate, Innovate and Protect” across the security product offering spectrum. Read more security news…

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