Dallas, Texas, March 18, 2020 - Security Today magazine, the only integrated product and technology magazine reaching the entire security market and securitytoday.com, the preeminent editorial website for the security industry, announced the 2020 Platinum and Gold winners in The Govies Government Security Awards competition today. The awards honor outstanding government security products in a variety of categories.
1105 Media’s Infrastructure Solutions Group launched its government security awards program in 2009. In 2011, this successful program became known as The Govies. Participation in the program has been as strong as ever this year as government security continues to be an ongoing concern.
Earlier this month, an independent panel of judges from the security industry selected the top entries in the 2020 categories and named them winners using criteria including Features, Innovation, User Friendliness, Interoperability, Quality, Design, Market Opportunity, Impact in the Security Industry, Technical Advances, and Scalability.
Outdoor Perimeter Protection
Platinum: Fortem Technologies, DroneHunter
About Fortem Technologies
Fortem Technologies is the leader in airspace security and defense for detecting and defeating dangerous drones. Through an advanced ecosystem of distributed radar, AI at-the-edge, deep sensor integration and autonomous drone capture, Fortem monitors, protects and defends the world’s cities, venues, infrastructures, military bases, and regions from dangerous or malicious drone threats. The same ecosystem is accelerating the safety of the world’s airspace for urban air mobility. Based in Pleasant Grove, Utah, the company is privately held and backed by Boeing, DCVC, Mubadala Investment Company, Signia Venture Partners, and others.