from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/belgium.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Fri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT "New" PPM looking to unify software solutions for securityhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12604-ga-co-4267-ga-sb.16321.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12604-ga-co-4267-ga-sb.16321.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>Klass Software&rsquo;s acquisition of incident management software company <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/ppm-2000-inc.html" class="blue_bold">PPM 2000</a> is the first step in an evolution to build a broad, unified software solution to manage multiple aspects of the security function. In buying PPM, Klass sought to obtain <em>&ldquo;a very good platform business and grow it with the existing team,&rdquo;</em><em> </em>says Will Anderson, CEO of Klass Software (and now CEO of PPM). He sees expansion and enhancement of PPM as a &ldquo;long-term project,&rdquo; maybe 10 years.</p> <p>Klass Software is the acquisition group of Klass Capital, an enterprise software growth equity fund headquartered in Toronto. The acquired company will continue to operate as PPM, and the head office will remain in Edmonton, Alberta.</p> <p>Anderson says software related to the security market &ldquo;looks a little unconsolidated to us.&rdquo; Over time, he foresees...Corps Security appoints Ralph Davies as Business Development Director for its monitoring businesshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7839-ga.16309.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7839-ga.16309.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Davies&nbsp;will be responsible for implementing a strategic growth plan, and adopting a new market approach for its electronic security services division<br />&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/corps-security.html" class="blue_bold">Corps Security</a> is pleased to announce the appointment of Ralph Davies as Business Development Director for its Corps Monitoring business. He will be responsible for developing and implementing a strategic growth plan, increasing...Meyertech ONVIF conformant CCTV solutions to be showcased at Business Crime 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1141-ga-co-8173-ga.16305.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1141-ga-co-8173-ga.16305.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 267px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Meyertech will be demonstrating live its new FUSION-Eclipse video management software at the event</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/meyertech-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Meyertech</a>, the leading British developer of Video Management Software, will be attending the Yorkshire &amp; Humberside Partners against Crime hosted event &ldquo;Business Crime 2015.&rdquo;</p> <p>The conference will be held at the Harrogate International Centre in North Yorkshire on Thursday 5th March,...Avigilon acquires fundamental patents covering video analyticshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-sb.16302.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3126-ga-sb.16302.htmlSecurity BeatFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/objectvideo.html" class="blue_bold">ObjectVideo </a>shook the industry a few years ago by launching a series of lawsuits against the industry&rsquo;s big players, claiming infringement of ObjectVideo&rsquo;s patents on the basic technologies of <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/tags/video-analytics" class="blue_bold">video analytics</a>. Some of the targeted companies fought back, but in the end most opted to make the issue go away by signing a licensing agreement with ObjectVideo.</p> <p>The latest twist in the story is major video supplier <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/avigilon-corporation.html" class="blue_bold">Avigilon&rsquo;s</a> acquisition of those patents &ndash; and of the 19 related licensing agreements. The $80.3 million transaction more than doubles the total number of Avigilon&rsquo;s patents &ndash; adding 76 U.S. and international patents to the...Matrox Avio KVM extender and Portalis pro-xi workstation integrator combination on show at upcoming ISE and DSEhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga.16294.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9825-ga-co-12600-ga.16294.htmlEvents NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Matrox representatives will be on hand to answer questions about the pro-xi/Avio combination at upcoming tradeshows</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/matrox-graphics-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Matrox&reg; Graphics</a> and <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/portalis-lc.html" class="blue_bold">Portalis&reg;</a> recently announced that Matrox Avio&trade; F120 fiber-optic KVM extenders have been validated for use with the Portalis pro-xi&reg; workstation integrator to provide high-performance...iOmniscient security software helps protect ATMs against skimming fraud at the Qatar International Islamic Bankhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12598-ga-co-1880-ga.16288.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12598-ga-co-1880-ga.16288.htmlApplications NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 2px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>iOmniscient uses its patented IQ-180 software to detect a skimming device placed on the ATM</strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>ATM fraud is a major problem for any bank. Fraudsters use little transparent plastic devices which are virtually invisible to the human eye to skim information off the credit cards of unsuspecting bank customers. <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iomniscient.html" class="blue_bold">iOmniscient</a> has solved this problem for the Qatar International Islamic Bank. Using its patented IQ-180 software the...ISONAS IP access control products to be distributed by Mayflexhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1121-ga.16267.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-6100-ga-co-1121-ga.16267.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Gary Hammer Director of Sales at Mayflex feels ISONAS is revolutionising access control</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/mayflex.html" class="blue_bold">Mayflex</a>, the cabling infrastructure, networking and electronic security solutions distributor has formed an agreement to distribute the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/isonas-security-systems-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ISONAS</a> range of access control products. Unlike traditional panel-based or...Innovation at the reader disrupting the access control markethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-2731-ga-co-2813-ga-co-2173-ga-co-1284-ga-co-9826-ga-co-8421-ga.15906.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-130-ga-co-2731-ga-co-2813-ga-co-2173-ga-co-1284-ga-co-9826-ga-co-8421-ga.15906.htmlExpert CommentaryFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 177px; height: 323px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Many of the changes in the access control market are happening at the &ldquo;edge&rdquo; &ndash; at the reader level. Access control advances that continue to become more widespread include wireless and PoE-enabled access control hardware such as wireless locks and PoE door controllers, which both reduce installation costs. Other trends are related to mobility; one is the increased use of smart phones and tablets for day-to-day access control operations. Another is the increased adoption of mobile credentials &ndash;...ASUSTOR offers after-sales maintenance service throughout Russia via its mother company ASUShttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16310.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-10420-ga.16310.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>ASUSTOR NAS users in Russia will be able to enjoy professional technical support similar to ASUS users in Russia</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/asustor-inc.html" class="blue_bold">ASUSTOR Inc.</a>, a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, announced recently that it will be providing after-sales maintenance service throughout Russia via its mother company ASUS (ASUSTek Computer Inc.) and ASK-2 LLC. ASK-2 LLC is an officially authorised service provider for ASUS in Russia with over 200 service centre locations throughout...Vanderbilt Industries provides SMS Access Control system at Crider Foods, Georgiahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12200-ga.16293.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-12200-ga.16293.htmlApplications NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 100px; height: 266px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Vanderbilt SMS system manages access for over 500 employees</strong> <strong>and contractors spread over 11 locations</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/vanderbilt-industries.html" class="blue_bold">Vanderbilt Industries</a>, a global leader providing state-of-the-art security systems, recently announced that Crider Foods, Stillmore, GA, relies on Vanderbilt Industries SMS Access Control system to provide security for its large production and processing facilities. Tutela, Inc., out of...IP security solutions provider Genetec to support new Microsoft Cloud for Governmenthttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.16291.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2566-ga.16291.htmlEvents NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Genetec will discuss its hybrid-cloud solutions at the upcoming TechSolutions conference</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/micro-site/genetec-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Genetec</a>&trade;, a leading provider of unified IP security solutions recently announced it will support the newly introduced Microsoft Cloud for Government. This new government-community cloud enables U.S. federal agencies and state and local governments to leverage Genetec cloud services, including Security Centre Cloud Archives, with the...HID Global shares technology trends in secure identity market for 2015http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.16287.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-823-ga.16287.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>HID's annual assessment is intended to help organisations understand the latest security advances</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/hid-global.html" class="blue_bold">HID Global</a>&reg;, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, recently issued its outlook on technology trends for 2015, as well as other anticipated developments across key vertical industries in the secure identity marketplace. The annual assessment is intended to help organisations understand and take advantage of the latest...Farpointe Data appoints Thomas E. Piston as East Coast Sales Managerhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga.16286.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-2736-ga.16286.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 41px; height: 295px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>Farpointe Data distributes its Data products and options to manufacturers in New England<br /></strong></p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/farpointe-data-inc.html" class="blue_bold">Farpointe Data</a>, the access control industry's global partner of choice for premium RFID solutions, recently announced that Thomas E. Piston, Jr. will help security system manufacturers and integrators from the New England and Mid-Atlantic states provide their customers with Farpointe Data products and...iluminar offers one-to-one training on LED lighting productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7293-ga.16285.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-7293-ga.16285.htmlCorporate NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>iluminar&rsquo;s training course will include content on how to maximise night-time CCTV surveillance effectiveness</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/iluminar.html" class="blue_bold">iluminar</a>, the specialist manufacturer and supplier of infrared (IR) and white light illuminators, is now offering private &lsquo;one-to-one&rsquo; training on the specification and installation of LED lighting products.</p> <p>Offering the largest selection of low voltage LED lighting...SALTO wireless access control solution provides secure environment for students and staff of Queen's College in Taunton, Somersethttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-11738-ga.16284.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-3322-ga-co-11738-ga.16284.htmlApplications NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 268px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"> <p><strong>SALTO effectively provides the college with a &lsquo;networked access control solution without the wires</strong>&rsquo;</p> </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Queen's College is a co-educational independent school located in Taunton, Somerset. It is a day/boarding school for children aged 3&ndash;18, and incorporates Nursery, Pre-Prep, Junior and Senior schools.</p> <p>The college was aware that its existing security arrangements in the form of mechanical keyed locks and a very basic access control system were somewhat outdated and not up to...Panasonic surveillance system installed at Swincar Nurseries in West Yorkshirehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-1277-ga.16283.htmlApplications NewsThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>In Autumn 2014, a further two Panasonic surveillance cameras were added to the system</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>A growing nursery based in Guiseley, West Yorkshire, has protected the business whilst improving customer service with a Panasonic surveillance system.</p> <p>After a spate of incidents, Swincar Nurseries, a family-run business, installed a Panasonic surveillance system consisting of 11 cameras and a digital video recorder in 2011.</p> <p>In Autumn 2014, a further two <a...New report on how to communicate securely over mobile phone networks from Thaleshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8418-ga.16192.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-8418-ga.16192.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The paper explains the strengths and weaknesses of various existing communication approaches</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/thales-communications-and-security.html" class="blue_bold">Thales</a> has launched a new report outlining how communications devices &ndash; such as those used by the police, private security and the military - could operate securely over mobile phone networks. Doing so would provide near universal range for secure communications.</p> <p>The paper explains the strengths and weaknesses of various...Xtralis captures fire detection market with award-winning VESDA, OSID and ECO productshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-73-ga.16176.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9385-ga-co-73-ga.16176.htmlCorporate NewsFri, 23 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 269px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>Xtralis continues to have a significant lead in the aspirating smoke detection (ASD) category of fire detectors</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>Award-winning VESDA, OSID, and ECO products position <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/xtralis.html" class="blue_bold">Xtralis</a> for rapid expansion and dominance in the fastest growing fire detection markets</p> <p>Xtralis, the pioneer of very early warning aspirating smoke detectors, continues to grow market share according to the latest <a...Cannabis and Security: Finding opportunities for dealers amid the growing market for legalised marijuanahttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga.15923.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-74-ga.15923.htmlExpert CommentaryThu, 22 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 263px; height: 314px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><em>Third instalment of 4-part series</em>: One question that comes up when talking about security for the cannabis industry is &ldquo;why aren&rsquo;t there more companies getting into the business?&rdquo; While a number of small operators and larger companies have begun offering their services to marijuana retailers, some very big players have largely passed on the opportunity.</p> <p>According to a report by CNNMoney, security giant <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/adt-security.html" class="blue_bold">ADT </a>won't "sell security services to businesses engaged in the marijuana industry because...A10 Networks introduces ACOS 4.0 architecture for rapid SDN and NFV integrationhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9474-ga-npr.16277.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9474-ga-npr.16277.htmlNew Product ReleasesWed, 21 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<p>A10 Networks , a technology leader in application networking, recently announced ACOS 4.0 with significant new features and capabilities, including A10 Harmony, an architecture that lays the foundation of a rapid services integration platform for enterprise, cloud, and service provider networks. With A10 Harmony, developers can integrate intelligent application networking services more easily with high-performance A10 Thunder Series Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs); enhancements include Secure Interconnect IPsec VPN, SSL Insight, Application Access Management (AAM) and Web Application Firewall (WAF).</p> <p><em>&ldquo;ACOS 4.0 is our most significant release since the launch of the 64-bit version of ACOS,&rdquo;</em> said Lee Chen, CEO of A10 Networks. <em>&ldquo;ACOS 4.0 with A10 Harmony ushers in a new era of SDN and cloud computing; it lays the foundation for next-generation SDN ADC and paves the way for programmable intelligent application and security...