Melville, NY â€“ Verint Systems Inc., a leading provider of analytic software-based solutions for security and business intelligence, today announced that it has received a several million dollar order intended for certain districts of the city of Beijing to enhance the security of its critical infrastructure in advanced of the 2008 Olympic Games.
Beijing is Chinaâ€™s capital city and the center of the countryâ€™s booming economy, with more than 14 million residents. With the heightened security challenge of the 2008 Olympic Games, Beijing has launched an initiative to protect government and enterprises facilities, such as utilities, public spaces and other high risk areas. The order was placed by a local reseller in anticipation of deliveries for a certain portion of this initiative over a period of approximately one year.
The Verint Networked Video solution will enable security teams to view video collected from sensitive areas around the city of Beijing at central monitoring centers to enhance the effective deployment of personnel. With integration to a broad variety of other security and communications systems, the Verint solution is designed to enable security personnel to proactively detect threats before they escalate and to enhance the management of emergency situations.
â€œWe are pleased to help enhance security in the city of Beijing,â€ said Dan Bodner, President and CEO of Verint Systems. â€œWith many deployments in cities around the world, Verint has significant experience helping enhance public security and protect critical infrastructure.â€
Verint Security Solutions enable government and commercial organizations to enhance security by applying advanced content analytics to extract actionable intelligence from video, audio and other data. By alerting security personnel to potential security threats, Verintâ€™s Security Solutions are designed to help organizations prevent security breaches and improve response time.
Verint Systems Inc., headquartered in Melville, New York, is online at www.verint.com.