Bridgeborn and VidSys Partner to combine Advanced 3D Visualization and PSIM for Enhanced Visibility and Improved Situational Awareness
3D Platform Integrated with Physical Security Information Management Software (PSIM) Provides Quick One-Click Intelligence to Vital Visual Data When Seconds Matter Most
Virginia Beach, VA – April 16, 2012 – Bridgeborn, a leading IT, operations, policy and research company today announced a new partnership with VidSys, the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) that enables organizations to resolve business and security situations in real time. As technology partners, Bridgeborn’s patented Bridgeworks© data visualization platform will be integrated with the VidSys PSIM software system to provide advanced 3D visualization capabilities for operators and security executives viewing and managing unfolding situations.
“When swift assessment and decisive actions matter, having sophisticated geospatial information at an operator’s fingertips can be transformational” said Michael P. Jackson, Chairman and CEO, VidSys. “By enabling our customers to utilize the impressive 3D visualization, planning and analytic capabilities of Bridgeborn, we are empowering our customers to adopt cutting-edge visualization and operational tools seamlessly to help manage real-world situations.”
By combining Bridgeworks’ visualization platform with the VidSys PSIM software, organizations can view physical security assets in a real-time interactive 3 dimensional environment within the VidSys PSIM application. Situations can be seen on the interface, alongside the specific details of the situation including videos and action plans. The Bridgeworks© solution provides security operators with additional topographical information regarding the location of the situation being managed for better decision making and support.
“Our advanced visualization capabilities provide customers with a powerful situational tool that enables swift decision making and supports multiple stakeholder perspectives,” explained
Timothy Ambrosino, CEO, Bridgeborn. “By integrating with VidSys, customers are able to leverage additional security assets through one common operating picture to improve overall visibility into unfolding security and safety situations.”
VidSys is the leading provider of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) software that enables organizations to reduce operational costs and improve situation response times while reducing risks and increasing safety, security, and asset protection. Its award-winning Open PSIM Platform™ and multi-vendor video and situation management software, VidShield™ and RiskShield™ respectively, are running in numerous command centers including three of the top four cities in North America and a number of Fortune 100 global companies. Named winner of the PSIM System category in the 2010 GSN: Government Security News Homeland Security Awards, VidSys is also the founding member of PSIM Trends, a thought leadership site dedicated to discussing the PSIM industry. Privately funded by Atlanta Equity, Cisco, Flybridge Capital Partners, JVax Investment Group and Motorola Solutions, the headquarters is located in Vienna, VA with additional offices in Massachusetts, the United Kingdom and the Middle East. For more information, please visit http://www.vidsys.com.
Founded in 2002, Bridgeborn is a privately held company headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA with offices in Arlington, VA, and Southern Pines, NC. Bridgeborn is a leading Information Technology, Operations, Policy and Research company that serves the Civilian, Defense, Homeland Security and Intelligence communities. Bridgeborn specializes in developing solutions that enable visibility and transparency through advanced visualization and reporting using rapid and agile methodologies to deliver low risk, high value solutions. We provide mission focused support services to a range of customers including USAID, DHS/FEMA, DARPA, US Army, JIEDDO, US Air Force and the Department of Justice.