In today’s weekly round-up, IDIS unveiled its plans to release its industry-leading DirectIP™ one-stop-shop surveillance solution at Intersec Dubai 2015. The range will provide solutions for the transport, retail and enterprise markets. In application news, Milestone Systems has implemented its XProtect® video management software throughout a chain of KFC, Pizza Hut, Carl’s Jr and Starbucks locations in New Zealand. The installations were introduced to reduce the number of thefts and measure the day-to-day operations efficiently.

Also in application news, NEDAP’s SENSIT parking system is enhancing parking services and safety for visitors of shopping malls, airports and train stations worldwide. SENSIT has proven to be a valuable tool in parking enforcement by monitoring the real-time usage of individual parking spaces. Over in the US, Dallmeier recently deployed Panomera® multifocal sensor technology to secure the Veterans’ Day “Concert for Valor” in Washington D.C. Finally, ASSA ABLOY’s Security Doors division has designed, supplied and installed over 700 steel acoustic and personnel doorsets at 25 Churchill Place, a 23-storey skyscraper in London’s Canary Wharf business district. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, Milestone Systems has implemented its XProtect® video management software throughout a chain of KFC, Pizza Hut, Carl’s Jr and Starbucks locations in New Zealand. The installations were introduced to reduce the number of thefts and measure the day-to-day operations efficiently. In corporate news, OnSSI has received the Axis Communications 2014 Application Development Partner (ADP) award in the Caribbean region. Customers have recognised the strength of pairing the reliability of the Ocularis software with the Axis IP cameras.

Over in Sweden, Automatic Systems has supplied traffic barriers to the Norra länken motorway project through its local partner Swarco. The barriers are integrated within the sophisticated traffic control and security systems deployed in the region and nationwide. Also in application news, Idesco has deployed a one-of-a-kind combined access control and rescue control system designed specifically for mining environments as part of Pyhäsalmi Mine’s ongoing effort to improve work safety. Finally, Matrox Graphics has recently announced that its graphic cards have been validated for use alongside the Mura MPX-based video wall controllers to power up to four independent console displays. The Matrox Mura MPX-based video walls will be on display at the upcoming ISE and DSE tradeshows. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, Schneider Electric has partnered with ASSA ABLOY Access Control UK to enhance its Continuum building management system. ASSA ABLOY’s latest Aperio® wireless cylinders, PINpad escutcheon and L100 have been integrated into the Schneider Electric access control product line. Also in corporate news, Vanderbilt Industries recently announced that it will focus its market identity on the Vanderbilt name brand. Following Vanderbilt Industries’ announcement of the pending acquisition of Siemens’ Security Products, the new entity, renamed Vanderbilt International GmbH, will begin to utilise the Vanderbilt name, creating a common company brand identity for both the North American and European business units.

In application news, Automotive servicing business Tractamotors has realised a 60% reduction in losses for the retail arm of its business following the installation of nearly 50 Axis network cameras to its site in Cavan, Ireland. Axis Communications and partner Encom developed a solution that combined Axis network cameras and a Milestone XProtect video surveillance system. Over in the UK, transmission solutions manufacturer AMG recently announced two new appointments: Andrew Pigram has joined as Sales and Marketing Director and Sara Bullock as Business Development Director. Finally, security systems integrator ISD Tech recently announced that it has achieved BAFE accreditation for the design, commissioning, installation and maintenance of fire detection systems. Read more security news…

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In today’s weekly news round-up, Antony Smith has joined AD Group from Tyco as the new business development manager for fire detection solution brand FireVu. He will be focusing on the data centre industry and will also be working across a range of sectors including petrochemicals and manufacturing. Also in corporate news,  Milestone Systems has fully reported performance certification of five more Milestone Solution Partner integrations with IT infrastructure components such as servers, storage, and workstation products. The companies achieving this comprehensive process with documented results are EMC, HP Workstation, NetApp, PROMISE Technology and Seneca.

In application news, Verint recently announced that Sao Bernardo do Campo has deployed a comprehensive security intelligence platform that includes Verint Video Management Software™, Verint Situation Management Center™ and Verint IP Cameras as part of its “Safe City Program.” Over in the UK, Sawbridgeworth Town Council has completed its upgrade to next generation IDIS DirectIP™ full-HD wireless network surveillance. Designed and installed by systems integrator Sunstone IP Systems, the council selected the DirectIP solution based on performance, affordability and Sunstone’s innovative system design. Finally, Tim Myers, Director of Product Management at Tyco Security Products, was a featured speaker at CONNECTIONS Europe: Monetising Strategies for the Connected Home, which took place earlier this week. Myers participated in the panel discussion which explored new strategies, business models and partnership opportunities between players in the smart home market. Read more security news…

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In today’s weekly news round-up, Milestone Systems has announced new partnerships with Netgear and Zucchetti Axess. Netgear resellers and more than 2,400 of its partners will now be able to sell solutions with Milestone XProtect, while Zucchetti has become a certified Milestone access control partner. In events news, Axis Communications unveiled its AXIS A4011-E Reader at ASIS International. The reader supports touch-free entry with most entry card formats and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor installation.

Also at ASIS, CEM Systems’ emerald multifunctional touch screen terminal has been awarded 2014 Security’s Best Award in the ASIS Accolades Awards. emerald is a Touchscreen Reader, Door Controller, VOIP Intercom and System Terminal all in a single box. In corporate news, Hikvision USA has collaborated with Smartvue Corporation to provide cloud-based video surveillance service in the U.S. and Canadian markets. The two companies will provide the cloud-based video surveillance service and camera-to-cloud solution to small, medium, and enterprise organisations. Finally, Lenel has made enhancements to its Lenel Certification Program. The improved program makes it easier for customers to register for training, take job-specific courses, save money, and earn continuing education credits. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, Avigilon will be hosting a demonstration of its HD analytics solutions at upcoming events in London and Stoke. Avigilon’s analytics solutions provide a commercially proven, powerful analytics and HD video combination that helps to prevent crime while providing unmatched levels of protection and delivering positive ROI. In other events news, Axis Communications unveiled its AXIS A4011-E Reader at ASIS International. The reader supports touch-free entry with most entry card formats and is suitable for both indoor and outdoor installation. Over in Russia, Milestone Systems has become an Education Sponsor of the 7th International All-over-IP Expo 2014, taking place in Moscow from 19th-20th November. Milestone helps to educate system integrators and end-customers on advanced technology, efficient use of video surveillance systems and safe investments.

In corporate news, Lenel has been awarded Authorised Provider accreditation by the IACET. Lenel offers technical training for authorised Value Added Re-sellers (VARs) and system users worldwide through its competency centres in the US, UK, UAE and Singapore. Over in Tanzania, oil and gas multinational BG Group has commissioned Warrior Security to secure its oil and gas assets across the country. Warrior’s security arrangement with BG includes state-of-the-art alarm and CCTV systems and the provision of a substantial guard service. In other events news, the first Myanmar Security Expo, set to be held next year, will bring together both government and commercial security sectors in the region. According to organisers, demand for security products and solutions will grow as the economy of Myanmar starts to power up, foreign investments begin flowing in, and more developments get underway. Read more security news…

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In today’s news round-up, Milestone Systems has announced new partnerships with Netgear and Zucchetti Axess. Netgear resellers and more than 2,400 of its partners will now be able to sell solutions with Milestone XProtect, while Zucchetti has become a certified Milestone access control partner. Also in corporate news, Lenel has made enhancements to its Lenel Certification Program. The improved program makes it easier for customers to register for training, take job-specific courses, save money, and earn continuing education credits.

In events news, Raytec’s VARIO IPPoE network illuminators range won a Technology Innovation award at the recent Security Essen exhibition. Raytec fought off tough competition and beat 6 other big names in manufacturing to win the bronze title at the event. Over in the UAE, 1,300 exhibitors from the safety and security industries are set to showcase their latest products and services at Intersec 2015. Prominent companies are currently targeting large-scale business growth and increased opportunities in the region due to the upcoming Dubai Expo 2020. Finally, cryptovision has delivered its software for Nigeria’s national electronic identity card. Core software components including PKI, card applications and smart card middleware were provided by cryptovision. Read more security news…

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In today’s weekly news round-up, MOBOTIX presented 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. Over at booth number 2411, Avigilon displayed its latest release of the Avigilon Control Center (ACC) software. The Control Center 5.4 software enables complete video analytics configuration and management support for Avigilon’s HD Dome and HD Bullet cameras.

Also at ASIS, DVTEL showcased its ioimage HD CF-5222 and CF-5212 cameras. The ioimage HD cameras include the benefits of DVTEL’s Quasar high-resolution, low-bandwidth and minimised and predictable storage and are optimised for outdoor and low-light conditions. Other attendees at the event included Milestone Systems, which displayed 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, last week’s 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. Read more security news…

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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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In today’s news round-up, we start with a number of Security Essen news announcements, with the show opening tomorrow in Germany. Milestone Systems and Zucchetti are ready to revolutionise the PSIM world (Physical Security Information Management), with the two companies presenting technology integration between XProtect, the new IP video management platform from Milestone Systems, and XAtlas access control solution, developed by Zucchetti Axess. Panasonic will use Security Essen in Germany to launch a new 360°, ultra-high 4K resolution intelligent surveillance camera.

Also at Security Essen 2014, Axis Communications will present the AXIS A1001 network door controller, a brand new product for selective admission control, specifically designed for smaller offices, industrial companies and the retail sector. Honeywell will showcase its latest fire and security solutions, with the Honeywell booth featuring new developments in fire alarm, management and notification systems, as well as access control, intruder detection, video surveillance and integrated security solutions. Finally, VIVOTEK surveillance solutions are helping to create a secure and relaxed environment for guests at the Bania Hotel in Poland. A combination of VIVOTEK FD8162 IP dome cameras and FD8134 fixed dome network cameras secure both indoor and outdoor locations across the hotel. Read more security news…

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