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Security Products Announces Platinum and Gold Winners of The Govies Government Security Awards for 2014 at GovSec

Security Products magazine, the only integrated product and technology magazine reaching the entire security market, announced Platinum and Gold winners in The Govies 2014 Government Security award competition yesterday at a ceremony on the show floor of GovSec, 1105 Media’s premier government security conference and expo. The awards honor outstanding government security products in a variety of categories. GovSec is being held May 13-14 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

The Security Products’ Government Security Awards, The Govies, were launched in 2009. A panel of judges from the security industry selected the top entries in the 2014 categories and named them winners using criteria including features, innovation, user friendliness, interoperability, quality, design, market opportunity, impact to the security industry, technical advances and scalability. Last month, the judges narrowed down the 2014 submissions to those achieving top status. Top entries earned the opportunity to display their products in The Govies Booth (#2529) at GovSec.

From the top entries, the following Platinum and Gold designations were announced today:

Access Control

• ASSA ABLOY – Ecoflex Electrified Mortise Locks

• BlackBerry – BlackBerry Secure Work Space


• Honeywell Security – Vindicator Keypad Solution

Cloud Computing/Storage

• AirWatch – AirWatch Secure Content Locker


• 2X Software – 2X ApplicationServer XG

Cloud Surveillance

• Smartvue Corp. – Smartvue S9M

Data Security

• Good Technology Public Sector – Good Dynamics


• BlackBerry – BlackBerry Enterprise Service 10

• HOB Gmbh & Co. KG – HOB RD VPN Edition


• Samsung – SRM-4000


• Samsung – SRM-872

Emergency Notification

• Fire-Lite Alarms – Remote Telephone Zone Module


• System Sensor – SpectrAlert Advance Low Frequency Sounders and Sounder Strobes

Fire & Life Safety

• Xtralis – VESDA-E Series Aspirating Smoke Detectors


• Silent Knight – SK-FIRE-CO Detector

Homeland Security

• Agiliance Inc., RiskVision 7

• Optim LLC, FreedomView LED Fiberscope

Investigative Video Systems

• Verint Systems – Verint Nextiva Situation Management Center

IP Cameras, Megapixel

• Arecont Vision – SurroundVideo Omni Cameras

IP Cameras, Panoramic

• Arecont Vision – SurroundVideo 12-Megapixel 360 Degree Panoramic Camera with True Wide Dynamic Range

• IC Realtime – 720-Degree Camera

IP Cameras, Thermal

• Axis Communications - AXIS Q1931-E Thermal Network Camera


• MOBOTIX – MOBOTIX Allround Dual M15 Thermal

IT Software/Hardware

• HOB Gmbh & Co. KG – HOBLink iWT

Mobile Security Apps

• HOB Gmbh & Co. KG – HOBLink Mobile


• Acronis – Acronis Access

Network Security

• NCP Engineering – NCP Secure Enterprise VPN Server 8.11/NCP Secure Enterprise Client 9.32


• ForeScout Technologies Inc. – ForeScout CounterACT

Perimeter Security

• Quatro Electronics/B&B Electronics – Quatro SmartTower with Cellular Wireless Communication & Monitoring System from B&B Electronics


• Gallagher North America – Gallagher Integrated Perimeter Security Solution

Video Analytics

• PlateSmart Technologies – Analytic Recognition Enterprise Solutions

Video Encoders

• Axis Communications – Axis Q7436 Video Encoder Blade

Video Management Systems

• Salient Systems – CompleteView 4.3 with QuickTrack Audio

• Video Insight – Video Insight v6

“It’s exciting to have the opportunity to display so many outstanding products for the government security marketplace,” said Ralph C. Jensen, editor-in-chief of Security Products. “GovSec is an ideal venue for security companies to show off their products to the government industry.”

President and Group Publisher of the Security, Safety, and Health Group of 1105 Media, Kevin O’Grady, echoed those comments: “I am thrilled to be able to use the leading event for the government security market as a forum to announce these designations and display the winning products.”

In addition to being honored at GovSec, the winners will be featured on the security industry leading website, security-today.com, and highlighted in a future issue of Security Products magazine. The magazine is distributed to more than 65,000 subscribers monthly, as well as at trade events including GovSec.

Details about The Govies 2015 awards program will be released later this year.

About GovSec

Scheduled for May 12-14, 2014, at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., GovSec provides the resources and strategies needed by security professionals and first responders to proactively prepare for, prevent and respond to emerging and ongoing threats to their communities, companies, agencies and the homeland. TREXPO is the definitive event delivering training and showcasing tactical and law enforcement equipment, vehicles, technology and services for law enforcement, military, security and federal agencies, which are the first line of defense against threats. Both GovSec and TREXPO are produced by the Security, Safety, and Health Group of 1105 Media, Inc. For more information visit GovSecInfo.com.

About Security Products

Published by 1105 Media, Inc., Security Products is a leading industry media brand for the global security marketplace, providing new product and technology solutions for security professionals. Its print, digital, event, custom media and research products integrate physical and IT security coverage. For more information visit security-today.com.

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