On today’s news round-up, IMS Research has forecasted growth in the European cloud-based video surveillance market as cloud-based services become more readily available to householders. In corporate news, SoleraTec and Hie Electronics have joined forces to provide product compatibility and interoperability. This integration delivers overarching video surveillance asset management to an entire surveillance infrastructure. Also looking to improve services, the BSIA has appointed Trevor Elliott as the new Director of Manpower and Membership Services, thanks to his expertise and successful track record in the security industry.

In application news, Raytec’s Infra-Red LED lighting technology has been deployed at Tunnel Dam in Missouri to ensure 24-hour CCTV surveillance. Also, Cassidian has announced that it will provide its award-winning cryptography products in the Middle East. It is a strategically important deal to Cassidian, as the United Arab Emirates (UAE) become the first members of the ECTOCRYP family beyond NATO. Read more security news…

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