In today’s news round-up, IDIS and Security Supplies have signed a strategic partnership, under which Security Supplies will offer the IDIS DirectIP™ surveillance solution through its network of branches in the UK. The announcement follows DirectIP™ training for over twenty installers hosted at Security Supplies headquarters last month. In other corporate news, TDSi has expanded its UK Head Office team with the addition of new Office Manager, Kathryn Sutcliffe, as well as Samia Dali joining the company in TDSi’s French office. TDSi has also appointed Jody Hayter to a dedicated Export Customer Care Advisor role.

In events news, Security Products from Siemens has announced that it will be exhibiting its latest products at Security Essen 2014, which will take place between 23rd-26th September in Germany. Over in the UK, ASSA ABLOY’s UK Specification unit will be exhibiting for the first time at the Healthcare Estates exhibition. Among the products being showcased will be ASSA’s SMARTair™ and CLIQ™ remote door opening solutions. Finally, Verint® Systems announced its 2014 Channel Partners of the Year during its annual Public Safety Partner Summit held in Chicago in May. “Partner of the Year” was awarded to Sound Communications, while SBM Electronics was named “Public Safety Partner of the Year”. Read more security news…

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