April 30, 2013 --
IDV Solutions has been named a 2013 Laureate by IDG’s Computerworld Honors Program. The annual award program honors visionary applications of information technology promoting positive social, economic and educational change. IDV Solutions was selected in the “Safety and Security” category for its physical security and risk visualization (PSRV) software,
Visual Command Center.
“We’re honored by our selection as a Computerworld Honors Laureate,” said Mark Morrison, CEO, IDV Solutions. “With Visual Command Center, it’s our mission to provide companies and public safety organizations with the ability to anticipate and prioritize threats, to better protect their operations and people.”
Visual Command Center enables organizations to identify, evaluate, and take action against threats to their assets, including buildings, people, and operations. It unites data from external sources, enterprise systems, and physical security devices into a consolidated real-time view. Major corporations like Microsoft and agencies including the US Department of Homeland Security use the software to monitor threats to infrastructure and assets around the world.
“Technology continues to play a pivotal role in transforming how business and society functions. For the past 25 years the Computerworld Honors Program has had the privilege of celebrating innovative IT achievements,” said John Amato, vice president & publisher, Computerworld. “Computerworld is honored to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of the 2013 class of Laureates and to share their work. These projects demonstrate how IT can advance organizations' ability to compete, innovate, communicate and prosper.”
About IDV Solutions
IDV Solutions is a physical security and risk visualization software company that helps organizations discover opportunity, identify risk, and take action. By repeatedly solving key problems for customers in the Global 2000 and government, IDV Solutions and its products have earned a reputation for innovation, speed, and the highest quality user experience. For more information, please visit www.idvsolutions.com
About The Computerworld Honors Program
Founded by International Data Group (IDG) in 1988, The Computerworld Honors Program is governed by the not-for-profit Computerworld Information Technology Awards Foundation. Computerworld Honors is the longest running global program to honor individuals and organizations that use information technology to promote positive social, economic and educational change. Additional information about the program and a Global Archive of past Laureate case studies, as well as oral histories of Leadership Award recipients can be found at the Computerworld Honors website.
Computerworld is the leading source of technology news and information for IT influencers, providing peer perspective, IT leadership and business results. Computerworld’s award-winning website ( http://www.computerworld.com/), bi-weekly publication, focused conference series, custom solutions and custom research forms the hub of the world’s largest (40+ edition) global IT media network and provides opportunities for IT solutions providers to engage this audience. Computerworld leads the industry with an online audience of over 3.5 million unique, monthly visitors (Omniture, August 2012) and was recognized as the Best Website by ASBPE and TABPI in 2012. Computerworld is published by IDG Enterprise, a subsidiary of International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading media, events and research company. Company information is available at http://www.idgenterprise.com/.