AtHoc's innovation and success in the notification and crisis communication space has won industry recognition and prestigious awards:
AtHoc Wins The Security Products New Product of the Year Award
AtHoc, BlackBerry's crisis communications software, was named one of the top three cybersecurity/collaboration solutions by France's Trophées de la Sécurité.In making its Bronze award, the Trophées de la Sécurité panel praised AtHoc's capabilities to enable organizations to share critical information with one another during a crisis to rapidly resolve emergencies.
AtHoc Wins The Security Products New Product of the Year Award
We are pleased to announce that AtHoc Connect has been awarded the 2015 New Product of the Year Award by Security Products Magazine in the Emergency Communications Systems category. AtHoc Connect, which was created to enable organizations to share critical information with one another during a crisis to rapidly resolve emergencies, will also be highlighted in the December 2015 issue of Security Products Magazine.
Now in its seventh year, the Security Products New Product of the Year Award was created to recognize excellent products making a significant impact on organizational security.
AtHoc Recognized as Leader in 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Emergency Mass Notification Services
AtHoc, Inc., the leader in network-centric interactive crisis communication systems, today announced it has been positioned as a "Leader" in the March 31, 2014 "Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services" (1) by Gartner Inc. In the report, AtHoc is placed highest on the "Ability to Execute" axis for the second consecutive Magic Quadrant. The report also shows AtHoc has improved placement on the "Completeness of Vision" axis.
AtHoc Wins Security Products' 2013 New Product of the Year Award for Mobile Security Applications
AtHoc's mobile application for smartphone tablets and devices, AtHoc Notifier, has received Security Products' New Product of the Year Award for Mobile Security Applications. AtHoc Notifier converges mobile technology with the AtHoc IWS (Interactive Warning System) solution suite. This innovation supports freedom of movement while enabling users to initiate instant geo-tagged duress alerts and share rich media incident details (photos, videos, maps, audio, and text) among multiple teams. The resulting coordinated response provides timely crisis control and resolution, potentially saving lives.
Security Products' award recognizes exceptional product development advancements of security equipment providers whose products are particularly significant in their capacity to increase personal safety and security.
AtHoc Solution for Macquarie University is Recognized by Australian Security Industry Association Limited
The Australian Security Industry Association Ltd (ASIAL) is a highly regarded national organization for the Australian Security Industry, representing nearly 85% of the security industry in Australia. The Association is committed to the delivery of excellent service through dedication, innovation and continuous improvement.
ASIAL has recognized Macquarie University's Unified Mass Alerting system, powered by AtHoc, with one of the most prestigious security awards in Australia: the ASIAL 2013 Category Award for Excellence for the Technical Security Solution. Macquarie University is one of Australia's leading research facility for environmental science and ecology.
AtHoc is Recognized by Government Security News with 2013 Border Security Awards
AtHoc's advanced emergency communication platforms, AtHoc IWSAlerts and AtHoc Mobile Notifier, have been awarded the GSN 2013 Border Security Gold Award for "Best Situational Awareness Solution (CAD/GIS/AVL)" and the GSN 2013 Border Security Platinum Award for "Best Bi-Directional Mobile Communications Solution."
The GSN Border Security Awards Program is the first border security award campaign from GSN magazine. Judges look for innovative, advanced and successful technologies that meet the needs of border security professionals. AtHoc is honored to receive such prestigious awards as a testament to our commitment to building and continuously refining mission-critical systems. Our solutions protect the lives of U.S. armed forces and homeland security personnel around the world.
AtHoc is Selected in 2013 Red Herring Top 100 North America Award
The Red Herring Top 100 Award highlights exciting start ups and recognizes the most promising private technologies companies across North America. Technology industry executives, investors, and strategists value the Red Herring 100 list as an instrument for discovering and advocating new business models that show the greatest potential.
AtHoc has been awarded this prestigious honor based on a rigorous, three-part process that analyzes key company characteristics. These include financial performance, technology advancements, management quality, business model, and market penetration, among others. AtHoc was assessed to embody the vision, drive, and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture.
AtHoc Emergency Communication Platform Named Best Mass Notification System in Government Security News' (GSN) 2012 Homeland Security Award Program
AtHoc's innovative and mission-proven emergency communication platform, AtHoc IWSAlerts™, has been awarded Government Security News' 2012 Homeland Security Award for Best Mass Notification System. The leading provider of mass notification and emergency communications solution to the U.S. federal government, AtHoc technologies currently protect over 2 million military and federal government personnel.
AtHoc IWSAlerts is the only EMNS solution on the DISA Approved Product List (DISA APL) with the Army's enterprise-wide Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) and Authority to Operate (AtO). AtHoc has also been recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a leader in its Magic Quadrant for Emergency Mass Notification Services. Its enterprise-class platform is widely recognized as the most robust, reliable and scalable on the market, with capabilities that are constantly evolving to meet the stringent demands of its hundreds of U.S. military and federal agency customers.
AtHoc Platform Wins Security Products' 2012 Govies Award for Fully Integrated Fire-Life Safety Capabilities
AtHoc has won Security Products' 2012 Gold Govies Government Security Award in the Fire & Life Safety category, gaining recognition for both for its outstanding position as the leading provider of emergency mass communications systems to the U.S. federal government and for its proven approach to the full integration of traditional fire-life safety systems with its scalable, enterprise-class solution.
The AtHoc platform transforms legacy fire and life safety systems into state-of-the-art, bi-directional solutions capable of leveraging a broad array of communication channels, sensors and devices. This unified approach ensures a rapid, safe, reliable, and effective response. Its compliance with DoD and Federal Regulations make it the most market-tested solution for protecting people and property around the world.
AtHoc IWSAlerts Net-Centric Mass Notification Wins Security Products' 2011 Govies Award for Leadership in Homeland Security Category
AtHoc has been recognized by Security Products with the 2011 Govies Award for outstanding government technology, achieving top status for leadership in innovation and customer adoption with the successful deployment of AtHoc IWSAlerts. The cloud-based, net-centric mass notification technology protects property and more than 2 million military and federal government personnel (approximately 40 percent of the U.S. federal government).
AtHoc software is utilized in real-world emergencies, including the recent tragic shooting at Fort Bliss and in response to the Gulf oil spill. Every day, AtHoc is used by hundreds of government, healthcare, commercial, and higher education organizations, including the Department of Defense and Department of Homeland Security for physical security, force protection, personnel accountability and personnel recall.
AtHoc Receives Unified Communications® Magazine's 2010 Product of the Year Award
AtHoc IWSAlerts emergency mass notification solution has been selected as Unified Communications magazine's 2010 Product of the Year for commitment to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace.
A recent integration with the Cisco Unified Communications Manager (CUCM) marks the first Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) integration with a network-centric mass notification system. This unique capability will enable VoIP phones to become a vital component of a pervasive emergency mass notification system. AtHoc IWSAlerts with Cisco integration is an outstanding example of innovative enterprise-class software that has been successfully used to ensure public safety. With CUCM, AtHoc IWSAlerts integrates into an organization's emergency alerting system, transforming Cisco IP phones into an indoor public address system on every desk to notify personnel if the need arises.
AtHoc is awarded the 2010 Government Security News (GSN) Homeland Security Award for the integration of its Unified Notification Server with Cisco Unified Communications Manager
AtHoc's ability to integrate its Unified Notification Server with Cisco UCM leverages Cisco VoIP technology and delivers a critical, life-safety application. The results are a comprehensive, seamless solution that transforms all Cisco IP phones into an audio/visual indoor public address system, fulfilling emergency mass communication requirements. This allows the organization to manage, trigger and control enterprise emergency mass alerts and accountability processes across multiple communication devices from a single, unified console. In recognition of this achievement, the Government Security News (GSN) has awarded the 2010 Homeland Security Award to AtHoc.
The U.S. Coast Guard's New Alert System, Based on Athoc's IWSAlerts Garners a 2010 Government Security News (GSN) Award
With the introduction of its new "network-centric" Alert and Warning System (AWS) 2.0, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has implemented a unified, emergency mass notification solution that can quickly alert 50,000 personnel via phone, SMS/text messages to mobile devices, e-mail and fax. AWS 2.0 was built on Athoc's IWSAlerts application, providing unifying architecture which allows deployment in a centralized data center. The judges in GSN's homeland security awards program have awarded the winner's trophy to the U.S. Coast Guard in the "Maritime/Seaport Security Program, Project or Agency" category. This system has demonstrated its capabilities by managing federal responses to crises, including earthquakes in Haiti and American Samoa and in the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.
U.S. Coast Guard Wins Government Computer News' Award for Emergency Mass Notification System Based on AtHoc Technology
U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) Wins Government Computer News (GCN) Agency Award for its Enterprise-Wide Alert and Warning System 2.0 (AWS 2.0). The USCG is being recognized by GCN for "Outstanding Information Technology Achievement in Government" for its AWS 2.0, which is built on AtHoc's IWSAlerts net-centric emergency mass notification solution. The system is being used by more than 100 Coast Guard facilities to send alerts to 50,000 Coast Guard personnel and the maritime community.
AtHoc Wins Security Products New Product of the Year Award for its Innovative AtHoc IWSAlerts software, an Enterprise-Class Net-Centric Emergency Notification System
AtHoc's innovation centers on the use of IP technology for mass notification and emergency alerting, a capability that traditionally was handled using outdoor sirens and indoor public announcement (PA) systems. The use of IP technology for mass alerting enables reaching personnel wherever they are, on a LAN, WAN or mobile network, using mass bi-directional communication. The Security Products New Product of the Year Award honors the outstanding product development achievements of security equipment manufacturers whose products are considered to be particularly noteworthy in their ability to improve security.
UCLA Wins Homeland Security Award for its Deployment of AtHoc's Net-Centric Emergency Mass Notification System
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) wins the Government Security News (GSN) Homeland Security Award for its deployment of 3rd Generation Mass Notification Technology by AtHoc. UCLA is recognized as the "Most Effective State Government Security Program, Project of Agency" for Innovative and Effective Use of IP-Based Technology to Protect Students and Staff.
AtHoc Wins the International Stevie Award for its Innovation in the Physical Security and Public Safety Market
AtHoc is honored for its 3rd generation net-centric mass notification solutions that support physical security and public safety markets. By creating a unified and redundant multichannel alerting system, emergency operators drastically reduce the time to disseminate alerts and provide a consistent message across all channels.
2008 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation in the Mass Notification Market
This prestigious award acknowledges the success of AtHoc IWSAlerts™, a comprehensive network-centric notification system that utilizes existing IP networks to communicate during an emergency. This enterprise-class solution combines IP and traditional notification channels into a unified platform to quickly and efficiently deliver alerts during an emergency.
Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 Program for Silicon Valley Software and IT Companies
AtHoc's growth and success is due to the unique and groundbreaking approach taken to emergency notification. In 2006, AtHoc recognized the growing use of the IP network for physical security applications and created a solution that leverages an organizations' existing IP network as the fastest and most reliable way to notify people during emergencies. After pioneering network-centric emergency alerting, the company then focused on integrating its solutions with traditional alerting systems to create a single, unified mass notification platform.