Intransa VideoAppliance Takes Platinum Honors for 2012 Govies Government Security Awards

Intransa Public Relations

Intransa, the physical security infrastructure and services company, is pleased to announce that its video appliance family has taken top honors at the Security Products' Magazine 2012 Govies Government Security Awards. Intransa was awarded Platinum status in the Cloud Computing / Storage category at the Government Security Conference & Expo, which is being held April 2-4 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

Launched in 2009, the awards honor outstanding government products in a variety of categories, including Access Control, Fire/Life Safety, Cloud Computing/Storage, Homeland Security, IP Video Surveillance Cameras, IT Software/Hardware, Mobile Security Apps, Network Security, Perimeter Security, Video Management Systems and Wireless Security.

Intransa server, storage and appliance platforms are built for the unique demands of video security, and are integrated with the company's security-oriented services portfolio for affordable and simplified local installations, as well as for use in advanced cloud deployments. Like the best commodity IT servers and storage systems, Intransa platforms feature proven Intel® server technology and CPUs, enterprise-grade disk drives and components from the industry's major manufacturers, and standard Microsoft Windows applications for open application needs. The company's experienced development engineers optimize and tune the server and storage hardware and the operating system software for the demands of video security. This unmatched expertise has been achieved through the support of thousands of customer installations and the joint certification with manufacturers of hundreds of security applications and products for use with Intransa platforms, to the benefit of our customers.

Suitable for individual deployments or as a scalable, cloud-based infrastructure, Intransa platforms deliver HD video optimized servers and storage. The platforms are designed to be affordable for single project security deployments with just a few IP cameras and days of recording, and can scale cost efficiently and with outstanding energy efficiency to meet the big data needs of hundreds or thousands of cameras and months to years of HD video recording capacity.

All Intransa platforms include Intransa GroundCrew Phone-home Warranty, companion Intransa CoPilot 24-Hour Customer Support, plus optional Intransa Pilot Proactive Monitoring. Intransa's award-winning products offer a complete infrastructure solution for physical security needs with choice of the best open, IP-based cameras and a wide range of VMS, access control, PSIM and analytics applications from the industry's leading software vendors.

“We are honored to have been selected as a Platinum 2012 Govies Winner,” said Bud Broomhead, Intransa CEO. “Whether our platforms are used standalone, or in a cloud deployment, we're pleased to see recognition of our ability to bring reliable, affordable and scalable platforms to our government and commercial customers, and the supporting cloud-based services that make it all possible.”

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