from SourceSecurity.com http://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/germany.html Copyright (C) SourceSecurity.com 2015 Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT Axis Communications adds Andrew Martin to northern European senior management teamhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.16332.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-227-ga.16332.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 197px; height: 117px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Andrew Martin joins Axis Communications as a retail business development manager</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/axis-communications.html" class="orangebold">Axis Communications</a>, the global market leader in network video has made a positive start to the New Year with a key appointment to its northern European senior management team.&nbsp;&nbsp;<strong> </strong></p> <p>Andrew Martin, joins Axis as a retail business development manager and will be based in Watford. Following a successful early career with West Yorkshire Police, Andrew has worked in retail&nbsp; security,...North Central Security Services provides access control solutions to HOPE Family Healthhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9852-ga.16331.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-9852-ga.16331.htmlApplications NewsMon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 234px; height: 103px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>Leading Tennessee-based security firm helps TN Non-Profit Health Facility Keep Patients Safe &amp; Secure</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/north-central-security-services-inc.html" class="orangebold">North Central Security Services (NCSS)</a>, a leading provider of security and monitoring services, is pleased to announce that it has been selected as the security company providing access control technology for HOPE Family Health, a non-profit delivering quality and affordable medical and mental healthcare to Tennessee residents who are either uninsured or in vulnerable populations. &nbsp;The biggest challenge...British Security Industry Association survey highlights strong Middle East demand for UK security solutionshttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-5478-ga.16330.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-306-ga-co-5478-ga.16330.htmlCorporate NewsMon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 213px; height: 141px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td></td> </tr> <tr class="smalltxt"> <td style="text-align: center;"><strong>The survey also sought to discover which vertical markets were leading the way in taking up solutions offered by BSIA Export Council member companies</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> New research carried out on behalf of the <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/enhanced-company-listing/british-security-industry-association-bsia.html" class="orangebold">British Security Industry Association</a>'s Export Council in the lead-up to the recent <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/events/enhanced-event-listing/intersec-dubai-2015.html" class="orangebold">Intersec 2015 </a>exhibition in Dubai serves to underline the strong demand...Airbus Defence and Space wins contract to deliver Tetra communication system by the Ministry of Interior of Lebanonhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga-co-12594-ga.16268.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-5980-ga-co-12594-ga.16268.htmlApplications NewsMon, 26 Jan 2015 08:00:00 GMT<table style="width: 1px; height: 281px;" border="0" cellspacing="8" align="left"> <tbody> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"></td> </tr> <tr> <td class="smalltxt" valign="top" align="center"><strong>The contract includes delivery of Tetra switches, base stations, dispatcher workstations and more than 2,000 radio terminals</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p><a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/airbus-defence-and-space-formerly-cassidian.html" class="blue_bold">Airbus Defence and Space</a> has, through its local value-added reseller <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/serta-holding-sal.html"...Kentec fire alarm control panel helps protect the National Memorial to the Few at Capel-le-Fernehttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4878-ga-co-11156-ga-co-1378-ga.16182.htmlhttp://www.sourcesecurity.com/news/articles/co-4878-ga-co-11156-ga-co-1378-ga.16182.htmlApplications NewsMon, 26 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"><strong>The fire safety system will provide a complete building system solution with flexible cause and effect capabilities</strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p>An iconic new visitor and education facility being added to the National Memorial to the Few at Capel-le-Ferne, on the famous white cliffs between Dover and Folkestone in Kent, is being protected by a new fire safety system that includes a <a href="http://www.sourcesecurity.com/companies/company-listing/kentec-electronics-ltd.html" class="blue_bold">Kentec</a> fire alarm control..."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...