AtHoc Wins Security Products' 2013 New Product of the Year Award for Mobile
AtHoc Notifier Mobile App Recognized for Its Interactive Crisis
Communication Capabilities, Including Multimedia Field Reporting,
Personal Duress Alerts and Shared Situational Awareness
SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/11/13 -- AtHoc, Inc.
(www.athoc.com), the pioneer and leader in network-centric
interactive crisis communication, today announced that its innovative
mobile application for smartphone and tablet devices, AtHoc Notifier,
has been awarded the Security Products' New Product of the Year Award
for Mobile Security Applications. AtHoc Notifier harnesses mobile
technology for rapid emergency notifications, personal duress
reports, field situation reporting and shared situational awareness.
It is the critical mobile component of the AtHoc IWS(TM) (Interactive
Warning System) solution suite, a comprehensive and fully integrated
system that provides significant security and potentially life-saving
benefits to mobile operators, security personnel, first responders
and enterprise-wide alert recipients.
AtHoc Notifier supports freedom of mobility, enabling all personnel
to initiate geo-tagged duress alerts and, share multimedia incident
details (photos, videos, maps, audio and text) from any location
within seconds of a crisis occurring. Emergency Managers can activate
emergency mass notifications and share actionable information with
multiple teams across widespread facilities for coordinated response
and timely crisis control and resolution. AtHoc Notifier is available
for Android smartphones and tablets, iPhone, and iPad.
"AtHoc has recognized the ability to uniquely leverage the latest
mobile technology as an essential part of crisis communication
today," said Guy Miasnik, CEO and President of AtHoc. "By
incorporating functionality for smartphones and tablets, AtHoc has
greatly extended an organization's ability to alert, interact, and
account for the safety of all personnel, during critical events. Our
team at AtHoc is honored to be recognized by Security Products as the
leading provider for mobile security applications in the
well-respected New Products of the Year Award Program."
The Security Products New Product of the Year Award honors the
outstanding product development achievements of security equipment
vendors whose products are considered to be particularly noteworthy
in their ability to improve security. More than 90 entries were
received in the fifth successful year of this contest, and winners
were honored in 24 product award categories.
AtHoc is the pioneer and recognized leader in providing
network-centric interactive crisis communication systems to military,
homeland security, government, healthcare, industrial and commercial
organizations. AtHoc's products are used for physical security, force
protection, personnel accountability, recall and regulatory
compliance. Millions of end-users worldwide, in organizations such as
the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S.
Coast Guard, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Transportation
Security Administration, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, UCLA,
and Microsoft rely on AtHoc's unified notification systems for their
emergency alerting and critical communication needs. AtHoc was
recently recognized by Gartner, Inc. as a leader in its Magic
Quadrant for Emergency Mass Notification Services and by IHS Inc. as
The Fastest Growing Mass Notification Software Supplier. For more
information about AtHoc, please visit http://www.athoc.com.
Ph: (952) 746-1309
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