PureTech Systems joins SAIC Public Safety Integration Center
PureTech Systems's PureActiv wide-area surveillance solution has been installed at the Public Safety Integration Center of the Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC). Located in the Washington, D.C. suburb of McLean, Va., SAIC's PSIC is a laboratory, testbed, and prototype demonstration facility...
PHOENIX, March 30, 2006 -- PureTech Systems today announced that it has completed installation of its PureActiv solution at Science Applications International Corporation's (SAIC) Public Safety Integration Center (PSIC).
Located in the Washington, D.C. suburb of McLean, Va., SAIC's PSIC is a laboratory, testbed, and prototype demonstration facility that is used to illustrate the successful integration of capabilities and expertise from SAIC with vendors, service providers and the federal government to suit specific customer needs. Presented with scenarios tailored to PSIC visitors' requirements in the areas of homeland security, homeland defense and national security, PSIC staff demonstrate various integrated solutions to suit visitors' needs in areas that include policy, enterprise architecture, systems engineering, information technology, training and prevention.
PureActiv is a unique, field-proven wide-area video surveillance solution designed to protect critical infrastructure and lives at airports, seaports, subways, utilities and other facilities with expansive or geographically dispersed operations. By leveraging several advanced technologies including Geographic Information Systems, advanced video scene analysis, and a policy-based detection and notification rules engine, PureActiv equips security personnel with specific information and tools needed to properly respond to security threats.
"We welcome PureTech System's technology to the growing list of vendors who are demonstrating their capabilities in SAIC's PSIC," said James W. Morentz, SAIC vice president for Homeland Security Technology.
"We are pleased to be part of SAIC's PSIC and we look forward to fully integrating and demonstrating our capabilities to PSIC visitors and potential customers," said PureTech System's President, Larry Bowe.
SAIC is the largest employee-owned research and engineering company in the United States, with more than 43,000 employees in over 150 cities worldwide. For the fiscal year ended January 31, 2005, the company reported annual revenues of $7.2 billion. SAIC engineers and scientists solve complex technical problems in national security, homeland security, energy, the environment, space, telecommunications, health care, and logistics.
PureTech Systems Inc. (www.puretechsystems.com) is a leading manufacturer of wide-area surveillance solutions for Fortune 1000 firms, utilities, ports, schools, prisons and federal, state and local governments. With headquarters in Phoenix, AZ, PureTech Systems serves national and international markets. PureTech is a wholly owned subsidiary of Pure Technologies Ltd.