Award Highlights Value of Verint Situation Management Center Solution in Municipal, Government and Safe City Environments
MELVILLE, N.Y., June 2, 2014 –
Verint® Systems Inc.(NASDAQ: VRNT) today announced that it received a platinum-level honor in “The Govies” Government Security Awards in the investigative video systems category for Verint SMC™ (Situation Management Center). Verint SMC is an open standards, open architecture solution that integrates a multitude of sensors to increase situation management and security efficiency. The award, presented by leading industry publication Security Products, recognizes outstanding solutions that address security challenges in the government market.
A panel of expert judges from the security industry selected the top entries in the 2014 categories and named winners based on the criteria of unique features, innovation, user friendliness, interoperability, design, market opportunity, impact to the security industry, technical advances and scalability.
The Verint SMC solution is designed to enhance industry-standard workflows and response associated with routine and emergency situations. Driven by Verint Fusion™—which combines and analyzes device relations, location data, integration, user management and data retention to drive functionality—the SMC solution unifies a wide range of sensors and systems into a centralized, intuitive security and situation intelligence platform. This enables organizations to manage systems with up to tens of thousands of sensors and systems, including communication platforms, access control, panic alarms, intrusion detection, fire, building management, IP cameras, video analytics and various external databases. The comprehensive software also can incorporate information on traffic violations, radar, weather, identity systems and information from mobile phone sensors. A GIS-referenced visual database links sensors, maps and events to help users comply with standard operating procedures.
“We are honored to have our technology recognized by Security Products magazine,” says Steve Weller, senior vice president and general manager, Verint Video and Situation Intelligence Solutions™. “In today’s fast-changing security environments, law enforcement, public safety and intelligence agencies require solutions that drive synergies between early warnings and real-time situations to achieve higher levels of intelligence and proactive response. Using Verint solutions, our government agency customers benefit from an open platform that enables them to leverage the vast amount of security data and Actionable Intelligence® that’s collected on a daily basis to mitigate risk, enhance safety and secure operations.”