On today’s news round-up, ASIS International has selected BriefCam as one of the top 10 winners of the ASIS Accolades Security’s Best competition. Over in the US, DigitalPersona’s fingerprint readers are enhancing access security for Children’s Clinics in Southern Arizona. The new system improves workflow efficiency and increases patient data security. Also in application news, Cassidian’s TETRA network for emergency response has secured the 26th Universiade games in Shenzhen.

In corporate news, Tri-Ed/Northern Video CEO Steven Roth has been unanimously selected as the 2011 Lippert Award winner by a panel of past award recipients. The award, which recognises excellent contributions to the security industry, will be presented to Roth at the 2011 Security Week Gala, hosted by the Security Industry Association (SIA) in November. Also in corporate news, mobiDEOS has appointed former police chief Stephen M. Cercone as Law Enforcement Advisor. Mr. Cercone will lead the company’s efforts in the public safety and law enforcement markets. Read more security news…