In today’s news round-up, The British Security Industry Association (BSIA) Training Providers section has released some useful tips to help companies and individuals wishing to identify the most reputable and professional security training providers. The Security Industry Association (SIA) has recently released the most updated and comprehensive resource available on the electronic physical security market in Brazil: the 2012 Brazil Security Market Report. SIA’s online report found that the nation’s market for electronic security equipment totals $592 million and is expected to more than triple to $1.8 billion by 2017. In other corporate news, Basler AG has presented the final figures for the first half-year of 2012. The most important outcome of the reporting period are new record figures in incoming orders, sales, and result in their core business with digital cameras.

In applications news, NICE Systems has recently announced that Lima’s electric train authority, Autoridad Autónoma Tren Electrico (AATE), has implemented NICE’s integrated security solutions at Lima Metro, the new mass transit system for Lima, Peru. Serving millions of passengers monthly, Lima Metro is using the NICE solutions portfolio to address security, safety, and operational risks on the transit system. In events news, to highlight the release of their new SAFE App for Mobile Devices for both smartphones and tablets, Quantum Secure has announced they will give away a tablet or mobile device to a lucky attendee each day of the ASIS 2012 Annual Seminar and Exhibits which will take place in Philadelphia in September. Read more security news…