Intergraph®'s Computer-Aided Dispatch Wins Top Public Safety Award
APCO International names I/CAD 9.2 a 'Hot Product'
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Oct. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph®'s industry-leading computer-aided dispatch software has received a top award from the world's largest public safety communications organization, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials (APCO) International.
Through its Public Safety Communications magazine, APCO International presented Intergraph's I/CAD 9.2 with the prestigious 2012 Hot Products Award. Chosen each year at the APCO International Conference, the award recognizes leadership and innovative technologies that improve the quality and timeliness of public safety communications.
"The innovative features available in I/CAD 9.2 provide dispatchers and responders with more and better information, helping them make smarter decisions," said Steve Marz, Vice President, Strategy and Business Development, Intergraph. "Intergraph is honored that APCO International recognized our efforts to provide public safety agencies with the best computer-aided dispatch product on the market."
I/CAD 9.2 provides public safety agencies with new capabilities that better protect responders and the public, including the ability to receive emergency text messages, display and leverage video feeds for response and investigations and gather critical information about suspects from a cloud-based intelligence tool. I/CAD 9.2 also enables intelligent notifications on a variety of devices and quicker interfacing with external systems, which improves coordination between agencies.
The global leader in computer-aided dispatch, Intergraph also provides agencies with the ability to manage records, analyze data and plan for future response. Intergraph's public safety software helps save and protect more than 500 million people around the world.
Intergraph is the leading global provider of engineering and geospatial software that enables customers to visualize complex data. Businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on Intergraph's industry-specific software to organize vast amounts of data to make processes and infrastructure better, safer and smarter. The company's software and services empower customers to build and operate more efficient plants and ships, create intelligent maps, and protect critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.
Intergraph operates through two divisions: Process, Power & Marine (PP&M) and Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I). Intergraph PP&M provides enterprise engineering software for the design, construction, operation and data management of plants, ships and offshore facilities. Intergraph SG&I provides geospatially powered solutions including ERDAS technologies to the public safety and security, defense and intelligence, government, transportation, photogrammetry, and utilities and communications industries. Intergraph Government Solutions (IGS) is an independent subsidiary for SG&I's U.S. federal business.
Intergraph is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B; www.hexagon.com), a leading global provider of design, measurement and visualisation technologies that enable customers to design, measure and position objects, and process and present data. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com and www.hexagon.com.
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