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Talon Air Uses Optex Redscan Perimeter Warning System to Prevent Aircraft Damage

Optex's Redscan system warns pilots and hangar operators when a plane comes within eight feet of the hangar walls.

USCIS Wins International Innovation Award for Its U.S. Green Card Manufactured By HID Global

HID Global announced that the U.S. Permanent Resident (“Green”) Card manufactured under its LaserCard brand has won the ACT Canada “International Innovation Award” for identity management.

Verint to Acquire Vovici

The combination will create a comprehensive VoC provider for multichannel analytics, including speech, social media, e-mail, Web chat and enterprise feedback.

State of Tennessee Names L-1 Identity Solutions as Exclusive Provider of Digital Fingerprinting Services

The $40 million, three-year contract with the Tennessee Applicant Processing Services program includes two additional one-year renewals for a potential combined contract duration up to five years.

MOBOTIX Expands Americas Distribution Agreement with Tri-Ed

The strategic partnership delivers MOBOTIX solutions in Canada.

Chinese Company Partners with LEGIC Identsystems

Pansun Infotech, a provider of RFID tags, microprocessor cards, readers, biometric modules and card printers, will draw benefits by integrating LEGIC in its power meter solutions.

VideoIQ Expands Canadian Presence

Manufacturer's representative Source AV will be responsible for sales, technical support and distribution of VideoIQ's line of intelligent video surveillance systems across all of Canada.

Malaysian Kenanga International Building Equipped with Access Control System

The refurbished main lobby includes a physical access control system based on the contactless LEGIC technology.

Vicon Announces Patent Suit Settlement

Under the settlement, the company agreed to a one-time payment of $5 million to Lectrolarm in exchange for the release of all claims against the company and the dismissal of its suit pending in the U.S. District Court.

Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution Expands Its Partnership With A.P.I.

Tri-Ed/Northern Video Distribution will provide the DSC and GE product lines in the U.S.