Lynx and TextSpeak Among Those Celebrating NPS Recognition at ISC West

Nearly 90 products were evaluated and judged for the 2016 New Product Showcase, presented annually by the Security Industry Association.

The Security Industry Association’s (SIA) has revealed this years winners in its annual New Product Showcase (NPS) at ISC West. The NPS was established in 1979 to recognize innovative products, services and solutions in electronic physical security. Nearly 90 products were evaluated and judged for the 2016 NPS.

Each year at ISC West, the program recognizes winners in several product and service categories, and presents the prestigious Judges Choice and Best New Product awards. Those are included atop the complete listing here:

Best New Product
Lynx TFG Ltd.

Judges’ Choice
TextSpeak Design Group
TextSpeak EarBridge-Text to Speech Announcement System

Access Control Devices & Peripherals
Best Shelter

Access Control Devices & Peripherals Wireless
Cypress Integrated
AACTivate Mobile Reader

Access Control Software and Controllers
Medeco XT Data Analytics

Anti Terrorism / Force Protection
Harsco Industrial IKG

Cloud Solutions
Blue Box Security

Honorable Mention
Umbo CV Inc.
UMBO Smart Drive

Commercial Monitoring Solutions

Convergence and Integrated Software and Solutions
AlertEnterprise, Inc
Guardian Predict

Emergency Communications/Mass Notification Systems
TextSpeak Design
TextSpeak EarBridge

Fire/Life Safety
Nortek Security & Control LLC
2GIG ‘Smoke Ring’ Interconnected Smoke Detector Sensor/Transmitter

Honorable Mention
520HZ Low Frequency Sounder

Hosted Solutions/Managed Services
IC Realtime (IC Real Tech)
IC Real Tech ALLie Home 360×360 Virtual Reality Video Surveillance Camera & ALLie VR Headset Package

Intrusion Detection and Prevention Solutions
Ontech Security, S.L.

Honorable Mention
Optex RLS-2020

Intrusion Detection and Prevention Solutions Wireless
Universal Translator
Resolution Products

Honorable Mention
Bosch Security Systems

Law Enforcement/Guarding Systems
Shanghai OXi Technology Co., Ltd
OXi 10-Print Fingerprint Scanner (G4000)

Lock Systems and Secure Storage Containers
The USB Lock
The USB Lock

Mobile Apps

Honorable Mention
HID Global
HID Mobile Access

Network Support Solutions
Microsemi Corporation

Outdoor Perimeter Protection
HydraWedge SM50

Residential and Monitoring Solutions
Remocam, Inc
Remocam, Inc

Tools & Hardware
Train a Tech
Hands On Training

User Authentication, Identification, Credentialing and Mgmt
Advanced Optical Systems
ANDI On The Go 3.0

Honorable Mention
Stone Lock Global
Stone Lock Pro

Video Analytics
Axis Communications
AXIS Perimeter Defender

Video Surveillance Advanced Imaging Technologies
VERA VX-VT-36 Thermal Camera

Video Surveillance Cameras HD (megapixel)
Hikvision USA
Ultra HD 4K Smart IR PTZ

Video Surveillance Cameras IP
Axis Communications
AXIS Q61 PTZ Dome Network Camera Series

Video Surveillance Data Storage
Spectra Logic
Verde DPE (Digital Preservation for Enterprise)

Honorable Mention
LTO Program
LTO Generation 7 Technology

Video Surveillance Hardware and Accessories
V5 Systems
V5 Systems Portable Security Unit

Honorable Mention
Theia Technologies
Theia Compact 4K Lens

Video Surveillance Management Systems
Qognify VisionHub

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Scott Goldfine is the marketing director for Elite Interactive Solutions. He is the former editor-in-chief and associate publisher of Security Sales & Integration. He can be reached at [email protected].

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