In today’s news round-up, Security Essen 2014 marked its 40th anniversary with more than 1,000 exhibitors from around the world. For the first time, the premier global fair in Essen offered more than 40 market segments from mechanical and digital security technology via fire protection and video surveillance, right up to IT security and counter-terrorism. In other events news, MOBOTIX is presenting its new i25 compact sized Hemispheric camera at ASIS International 2014. The wall mountable i25 captures an entire room with 180° wall-to-wall view, without any blind spots.

Also at ASIS, Avigilon is displaying its latest release of the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) software. The software enables complete video analytics configuration and management support for Avigilon’s HD Dome and HD Bullet cameras. Over at booth number 1043, Milestone Systems is showcasing its new Husky Hybrid network video recorders. The Husky series of NVRs now offer versions with integrated encoders that make it simple to connect analogue and digital cameras, which run on IP networks, to the same box. Finally, SALTO Systems will be exhibiting its hospital access control solutions at the Healthcare Estates Show from 7th-8th October. SALTO will be showcasing its range of contactless locks, electronic cylinders, energy savers and locker locks all of which can be finished with BioCote technology. Read more security news…

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