Telogis Named as Finalist in Outstanding Cloud Computing Category for TechAmerica High-Tech Innovation Awards
ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 26, 2011 – Telogis Inc ., the platform for location intelligence, has been named a finalist in the Outstanding Cloud Computing category for the TechAmerica Orange County High-Tech Innovation Awards. Now in its 18th year, this premier business event celebrates excellence and achievement in the region’s technology industry, and honors local companies, individuals and products that drive innovation in Orange County. This year’s winners will be announced at a dinner on June 9, 2011, at the Hyatt Regency in Irvine, Calif.
“We're honored to be recognized by TechAmerica as it's so important to draw attention to the great technological advances happening in Orange County,” says Dave Cozzens, chief executive officer, Telogis. “In our business, we're continually working to provide easily accessible ways for enterprise fleet installations around the world to incorporate advanced technologies into their operations. As we continue to evolve our entire enterprise platform of location-based solutions, we're increasing the functionality and benefit to our customers while consistently making it more intuitive and easier to implement. This is what sets our entire lineup of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) offerings apart.”
Telogis is being recognized for Telogis Fleet 8 — the most reliable and scalable GPS fleet management software available to industries with a need to track large fleets of mobile assets (vehicles, equipment, personnel). This system drives rapid return on investment for fleets of all sizes through improved productivity and operational streamlining. Telogis Fleet 8 now incorporates dynamic traffic and weather data to allow fleet managers to make the most informed real-time routing and allocation decisions based on current conditions in the field. Additional new components include an International Fuel Tax Agreement (IFTA)/International Registration Plan (IRP) data feed, Multiple Vehicle Histories, Streetside/Birds Eye View imaging, and a Fuel Card Reconciliation Module that monitors and manages fuel cards.
“We had nominations from all of Orange County's most important technology companies,” said Bob Brunson, associate director, TechAmerica Orange County. “We congratulate Telogis for rising to the finalist ranks. This region boasts many noteworthy companies, including Telogis, that continue to influence technology development throughout the rest of the world, and we're excited to help highlight them.”
The awards categories this year include the Harvey Mudd College Green Engineering Award, Innovative Product/Technology In 2010, Outstanding CEO In Technology and Outstanding Technology Company.
In addition to the awards, TechAmerica Orange County will recognize educators and students for their innovative use of science, math, and technology in the classroom and the community in conjunction with Project Tomorrow. The organization is the nation's leading education nonprofit group focused on preparing today's students to be tomorrow's innovators.
For more information, please visit www.techamerica.org/hta18.
Telogis Inc., the platform for location intelligence, is dedicated to enhancing the value of its customers' businesses through intelligent integration of location technology, information and services. Telogis was established in 2001 and is headquartered in Aliso Viejo, Calif., with offices in Europe and Latin America as well as development centers in Austin, Texas, and Christchurch, New Zealand. Telogis' products and services are used and distributed in more than 60 countries worldwide. To learn more about Telogis visit www.telogis.com or call toll free at 866-TELOGIS (866-835-6447).
TechAmerica is the leading voice for the U.S. technology industry — the driving force behind productivity growth and jobs creation in the United States and the foundation of the global innovation economy. Representing approximately 1,200 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy, it is the industry's largest advocacy organization and is dedicated to helping members' top and bottom lines. TechAmerica is also the technology industry's only grassroots-to-global advocacy network, with offices in state capitals around the United States, Washington, D.C., Europe (Brussels) and Asia (Beijing). It was formed by the merger of AeA (formerly the American Electronics Association), the Cyber Security Industry Alliance (CSIA), the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) and the Government Electronics & Information Technology Association (GEIA).Learn more about TechAmerica at www.techamerica.org.