Optosecurity's technologies, OptoScreener®, XMS® and eVelocityTM have been recognized for enhancing Canada's international reputation
for innovation and excellence
QUEBEC, May 19 /CNW Telbec/ - Optosecurity Inc., a leader in threat
detection technology, announced today that the company is the winner of
the 2011 CATAAlliance Canadian Innovation Award for Public Safety Technology presented by
Motorola. This prestigious Award was presented to Optosecurity last
night at the CATAAlliance 26th Annual Innovation and Leadership Awards Gala Dinner in recognition of
the exceptional technology engineering development at Optosecurity
which has resulted in the production of world-class Public Safety
Optosecurity's innovative products include the EU Certified OptoScreener® Liquid Explosives Detection System and the EU Certified XMS® Threat Detection Software Suite, the very first Type C upgrade
solutions to be commercially deployed in Europe and to bring an
immediate, cost-effective and efficient screening of liquids at
airports to comply with EU regulations. Based on a network-enabled open
architecture allowing to collect and integrate data from multiple X-ray
machines, eVelocity™ provides real-time remote checkpoint screening and
operations management from a unique remote centralized screening centre
with network management and data analytics.
Eric Bergeron, President and CEO, Optosecurity, said "Optosecurity is
extremely proud to receive the 2011 CATAAlliance Award for Public Safety Technology presented by Motorola and conferred
on our corporation by Canada's advanced technology community.
Optosecurity is redefining the physical security industry landscape
with a new paradigm based on detection through software and networking
and is re-inventing the capability, efficiency and economics of
homeland security. Optosecurity will continue to develop new technology
and contribute to the technology-based industrial strength in Canada".
About Optosecurity Inc.
Optosecurity Inc., a private company founded and based in Quebec City,
develops industry-leading security software products for the
transportation and critical infrastructure markets. A world-class
technology leader in next-generation detection of physical threats,
Optosecurity develops and commercializes the OptoScreener® and the XMS® Suite to enhance X-ray systems with advanced liquid threat detection,
providing a meaningful step-change in countering threats. eVelocity™
enables airports to network, operate and manage multiple checkpoint
lanes remotely. www.optosecurity.com
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