SOURCE: VidSys

June 23, 2009 09:00 ET

VidSys Awarded for Best Enterprise Technology at the 2009 MITX Technology Awards

Sixth Annual Awards Celebrates New England's Most Innovative Technology Achievements

CAMBRIDGE, MA--(Marketwire - June 23, 2009) - VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that allows organizations to resolve business and security situations in real time, has been selected as a winner in the category of enterprise technology for the 2009 MITX Technology Awards. The annual awards program recognizes achievements in the development and implementation of innovative technologies.

"VidSys is honored to have MITX recognize our PSIM Software and its innovative technology for the third consecutive year," said Chuck Teubner, CEO of VidSys. "This continued recognition emphasizes not only the importance of PSIM for any organization looking to reduce risk and increase security but also the pioneering work we are doing to grow this important emerging industry."

The VidSys PSIM Software allows organizations to pro-actively resolve business and security situations in real time. It integrates all disparate physical security devices in an organization (access control, video, RFID, GPS, CBRNE and other sensors, building management systems, etc.) into one global intelligent security system which delivers real time situation awareness and management, video management, and security policy enforcement. It provides tools for situation management including data collection, verification, analysis, resolution, and tracking. The VidSys PSIM Software system includes the Open PSIM Platform, an open software architecture, VidShield for video management and RiskShield for situation management, awareness and resolution. VidSys' VidShield™ platform was awarded an Overall Solution Impact Award at the 2007 MITX Technology Awards and the Best Implementation Award at the 2008 MITX Technology Awards.

"This year's award winners represent some of the most innovative thinkers in the world of technology. These companies and individuals help solve real-world challenges and help push the use and adoption of technology," said Kiki Mills, executive director of MITX. "MITX is proud to be the foundation for New England's vibrant digital community and to recognize and help our local talent receive the recognition they deserve, being at the forefront of innovation."

The MITX Technology Awards program is sponsored through the generous support of: Atom Group, DLA Piper, LEWIS PR, Mad*Pow, Microsoft New England Research & Development Center, PricewaterhouseCoopers and Technology Review. Creative partners also included: Cramer, LVI Print Optimization and massAV.

For the complete list of winners and other information please visit the MITX Awards Web site.

About VidSys

VidSys is the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that enables organizations to reduce operational costs and improve situation response times while reducing risks and increasing safety, security, and asset protection. Its award-winning Open PSIM Platform™ and multi-vendor video and situation management software, VidShield™ and RiskShield™ respectively, are running in numerous command centers including some of the largest in North America. The company works closely with its customers in federal, state and local government as well as enterprises in the high tech, financial services, and transportation industries. VidSys is also the founding member of www.psimtrends.com, a thought leadership site dedicated to discussing the PSIM industry. Privately funded by Flybridge Capital Partners, Motorola Ventures, and JVax Investment Group, principal offices are located in Marlborough, Massachusetts and Vienna, Virginia. For more information, please visit http://www.vidsys.com/.

About MITX

Established in 1996, The Massachusetts Innovation & Technology Exchange (MITX) is the region's premier professional organization for the Internet business & marketing industry. Reaching more than 7,000 professionals in New England, MITX is the community for thought leadership, building business relationships and professional training and development. Members of the MITX community take advantage of events, sponsorships, speaking opportunities and networking to make business connections and exchange ideas. With more than 70 events annually, MITX provides its members with the opportunity to promote their companies to targeted audiences and provides a valuable forum for networking to source potential business leads, partnerships, ideas, funding and other likeminded peers in the industry. MITX is headquartered in Cambridge, MA. For more information please go to mitx.org.

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