Cloudastructure, a pioneer in cloud video surveillance, and a 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award Winner for Best Video Analytics Solution, has been declared the global winner of the “Security Innovation of the Year SMB” in the international Cloud Computing Awards program, the Cloud Awards.
Celebrating its ten-year anniversary, the Cloud Awards identifies and celebrates innovation in cloud computing from organizations of any scale and headquartered in any country worldwide.
“Winning ‘Security Innovation of the Year’ is a great honor, and we’d first like to thank the judges, especially on the ten-year anniversary of the Cloud Awards,” explained Rick Bentley, Chief Executive Officer at Cloudastructure.
“I’d also like to thank our engineering team at Cloudastructure, as we couldn’t have done this without you.”
“We look forward to continuing to lead the way in transforming video surveillance into AI/ML-based smart surveillance, both in the cloud and at the edge, to meet the immense security needs of SMB’s and enterprise businesses, as well as the security and smart city needs of municipal, state, and federal agencies.”
Head of Operations for the Cloud Awards, James Williams said, “The Cloud Awards has been identifying the great organizations who create world-changing technologies for a decade now.”
“Cloudastructure is a worthier-than-ever winner of a Cloud Award, taking cloud technologies to new heights. It was a real pleasure to see them come in top of their category and shows how much they impressed the panel with their market-leading innovations.”
“We at the Cloud Awards recognize that video surveillance has been a core part of organizational security for decades,” added Cloud Awards judge Jason Ford.
“It is fantastic to see Cloudastructure using the cloud to bring video surveillance into the 21st Century. Well done, Cloudastructure!”
Hundreds of organizations entered, with entries coming from across the globe, covering the Americas, Australia, Europe, and the Middle East.
To view the complete shortlist for Cloud Award Winners, please visit https://www.cloud-awards.com/2021-shortlist/.
Cloudastructure Recognized in 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Program
American Security Today’s Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, and now entering it’s Seventh Year, continues to recognize industry leaders of Physical and Border Security, Cybersecurity, Emergency Preparedness – Management and Response, Law Enforcement, First Responders, as well as federal, state and municipal government agencies in the acknowledgment of their outstanding efforts to Keep our Nation Secure.
Cloudastructure is a cloud-based surveillance platform integrated with powerful analytics, that uses machine learning (ML) computer vision to recognize objects, faces and more, to allow users to rapidly search video footage much like one does on the web through the company’s sophisticated object tagging capabilities.
The Cloudastructure cloud-based platform also offers an alternative to on-premises solutions, which can be costly to operate and scale and require on-site monitoring.
Cloudastructure, clients can securely store their recorded and live video feeds in the cloud through a browser, so they can safely store, index, access, monitor and review their surveillance footage in the cloud, 24/7 from any internet-enabled device.
(Cloud-based video surveillance keeps the enterprise safe and secure. Securely store, index and access footage in the cloud, so users always know what is happening, 24/7 from any internet enable device. Courtesy of Cloudastructure and Vimeo.)
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The United States was forever changed 20 years ago on September 11th, and we were fortunate to have many of those who responded to those horrific tragedies join us at the 2021 ‘ASTORS’ Awards Luncheon.
In the days that followed 9/11, the critical needs of protecting our country catapulted us into new and innovative ways to secure our homeland – which is how many of the agencies and enterprise organizations that are today ‘ASTORS’ Awards Champions, came into being.
Our keynote speaker featured a moving and informative address from TSA Administrator and Vice-Admiral of the United States Coast Guard (Ret), David Pekoske; to our attendees who traveled from across the United States and abroad, on the strategic priorities of the 64,000 member TSA workforce in securing the transportation system, enabling safe, and in many cases, contactless travel.
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