In today’s news round-up, organisers of IFSEC and Homeland Security India have announced plans to further develop the exhibition and its content to cater for the evolving needs of the booming Indian and South Asian security industry. In the latest IMS Research report, Milestone has maintained its position as the number one vendor for total VMS global market share. Also in corporate news, according to the latest statistics published by SaferCash, the cash-in-transit intelligence service of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), falling victim to attack and robbery remains a very real threat for the security industry’s cash-in-transit couriers.

In other news, Sean Ackroyd has joined Harper Chalice Group Limited to spear-head the UK sales of their FenceSecure and WallSecure™electronic perimeter intrusion detection systems. Lastly, crime prevention security specialist Netwatch has highlighted the high cost of opportunist crime on the UK freight industry and offered advice to curb the growing trend. Read more security news….


In today’s news round-up, HID Global has achieved shipments of over 150 million high-technology eID solutions to governments around the world. The company’s management team and employees, along with local political and business officials, celebrated this milestone in a special ceremony in Ireland. Also in the UK, the natural history/wildlife production company Carynx Wild has deployed CBC C-Allview cameras to monitor activities at a Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) Reserve in north Wales and a nature reserve in Hampshire.

In other news, in his inaugural speech, newly appointed chairman of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA) Geoff Zeidler stressed the importance of “absolute clarity” in setting the long-term direction of the Association against a challenging backdrop of a changing regulatory and market environment. Bosch’s annual Bosch Security Certified Partner (BSCP) Appreciation Night gave a chance for Bosch Security Systems’ Asia Pacific management to interact with their Malaysian counterparts. Lastly, Harper Chalice has announced the appointment of Hedaperimeterlarm Ab Limited as distributors in Scandinavia for PulseSecure electrified perimeter security systems. Read more security news…


In today’s news round-up, Panasonic Corporation has announced that it will be supporting the London 2012 Paralympic Games as the official partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category. Also in corporate news, D-Link has partnered with Computer 2000 to make D-Link’s consumer and business networking available to a whole raft of new resellers and drive continued growth for both companies and their reseller partners.

In application news, Proxim’s wireless backhaul systems have been deployed by Oceanic Broadband Solutions to provide connectivity for the National Bank of Vanuatu (NBV). In Singapore, AMG’s transmission solution has been deployed at the newly opened Woodsville Tunnel in Singapore. Lastly, Harper Chalice’s electrified perimeter security technology solution has been installed at the UK’s largest vehicle dismantling and salvage company to protect its Huddersfield site. Read more security news…


To start the mid-week round-up, we begin with news from the organisers of this year’s Transport Security Expo, who have announced that following the capture and death of Osama Bin Laden, the show will be focusing on aviation security and the security of global supply chains networks across the globe. At the upcoming IFSEC 2011 show, Harper Chalice will be showcasing its perimeter protection system, which was confirmed as the most secure and stable technology of its kind on the market in independent UK Government trials in 2010. Optex Europe will also be promoting a wide array of wireless intrusion systems for residential properties at the show.

In application news, Geutebruck has been chosen to supply new video security systems for 1,200 local branches of Germany’s second largest bank, the Commerzbank AG. Lastly, HID Global’s credential and reader solutions have been selected by Banco do Nordeste do Brasil (BNB) to reinforce its access control system for physical access at their administrative offices headquartered in Fortaleza, Ceará. Read more security news…



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