Awards and special achievements

Milestone Systems has received a number of impressive awards over the years that illustrate our standing as a leader in our industry.

Winner of the “PSI Premier Awards” by PSI Magazine (2014)

Milestone Systems won the “Premier Awards” by Professional Security Installer Magazine in the category “Software Product of the Year” for its award winning XProtect® Professional video management Software. The award recognizes the best products in the security market and is given based on votes from security professionals who buy and install software.

 

“Innovation Awards” by Benchmark Magazine (2014)

Milestone Systems has received two Benchmark Innovation Awards for XProtect Corporate video management software. Thanks to the open platform, The Hawkeye Effect has developed REDHAWK together with Milestone Systems and Optex. This solution was awarded the Innovation Award in the Intruder Alarm category. The Benchmark Innovation Awards recognizes and reward innovations which solve problems faced when designing and implementing a security solution, which add to the degree of security offered, or which increase the range of real-world benefits on offer. Benchmark is the leading source of independent product and system testing, application-based assessments and technical journalism in the security sector. Both XProtect® Corporate and XProtect® Go have previously been Recommended by Benchmark Magazine after receiving high ratings in tests performed by Benchmark Magazine. 

 

Bronze Award for “The Most Innovative Security Project” by the Security Industry Association (2013)

Milestone Systems received the award given by the Security Industry Association (SIA) who annually celebrates performance, partnerships and people in the industry by recognizing special accomplishments. The award was presented after a post-Hurricane Sandy renovation of the security system for the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island. SIA is the sole sponsor of the ISC Expos, the world's largest security trade shows and conferences.

 

Milestone rated “Global Number One” by IHS Electronics and Media (2013, 2014)

During both the tenth and eleventh edition of the IHS Research report called "World Market for CCTV and Video Surveillance Equipment", Milestone Systems was recognized as a global market leader for open platform IP video surveillance software. IHS Research is the leading provider of market research and consultancy for the global electronics industry.

 

Ranked in the “Top 50 Security Companies” by Asmag Global Security Web (2010, 2012 and 2013)

Milestone Systems was ranked as one of the top 50 best security companies by Asmag Global Security Web.   This is the third time Milestone is ranked as one of the top security industry players.


"Entrepreneur of the Year" by Ernst and Young (2004, 2011 2012 and 2013)

Milestone Systems won the prestigious Ernst and Young Entrepreneur of the Year award as ‘best in the region’ in Copenhagen, Denmark. Milestone Systems has also been selected as a finalist several times. Recognized globally, the award honors the most outstanding entrepreneur companies who inspire others with their vision, leadership, and achievement.

 

“Best Danish IT Company” in the category “Security” by Computerworld (2013)

Milestone Systems was recognized as the best Danish IT company in the category “Security” by Denmark’s leading IT Magazine Computerworld. Besides the prestigious title Milestone Systems is listed in the top 100 of the very best IT companies in Denmark. Every year Computerworld analyzes the industry to identify the best and most skilled IT companies in Denmark and publish the results in their top 100 ranking.

 

“Outstanding Vendor Award” from PSA Security (2012 and 2013)

Milestone Systems received The Outstanding Vendor Award from PSA Security for two consecutive years. This award was given in recognition of the praise received from the cooperative’s constituents about vendor products, customer service and overall consistency. The Professional Security Alliance Inc. (PSA) is the world’s largest electronic security cooperative, a for-profit organization with several hundred electronic security systems integrators, aligned with more than 200 vendor partners.

 

“Platinum Video Management Systems” at the Govies Government Security Awards (2012)

Milestone XProtect® Smart Client 7 was named the best “Video Management Systems” at the Govies Government Security Awards by Security Products Magazine. This award was given as a testimony of XProtect® Smart Client 7 innovative and intuitive user interface. Security Products magazine is the only integrated product and technology magazine reaching the entire security market.

 

“Gold Video Management Systems” Govies Government Security Awards (2011)

Milestone XProtect® Corporate 4 obtained the award of “Gold Video Management Systems” at the Govies Government Security Awards by Security Products Magazine. This award was given to XProtect® Corporate 4 video management software for its comprehensive features on large-scale, high-security installations with an unlimited number of cameras. Security Products magazine is the only integrated product and technology magazine reaching the entire security market.

 

 “Royal Export Award” by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2010)

Milestone Systems was presented with “King Frederik the Ninth’s Award for Excellence in Export” as recognition of their success in international markets. His Royal Highness Prince Henrik presented the award to CEO Lars Thinggaard on June 14, 2010.

     

“Best Security Solution” at the European Retail Solutions Award (2008)

Milestone Systems, Axis Communications and RPC Consultants jointly received the 'Best Security Solution' award at the European Retail Solutions Awards held in London. The award was given in recognition to the innovative, integrated IP surveillance installation at the Douglas Court Shopping Centre in Cork, Ireland.

 

“Innovative Achievement” in the category of CCTV Products by Detektor International Awards (2007)

Checkview, a customized integration with Point-of-Sale XProtect VMS, was considered the most innovative product in its category. The Detektor Awards are meant to reward and encourage research and development within the security technology field. This prize is given to products that display outstanding innovation and an important contribution to the advancement of the security industry.

 

“The product which has stood out from the crowd” at IP in Security Awards (2006)

XProtect Enterprise 6 and XProtect Smart Client received an award for “the product which has stood out from the crowd” at IP in Security Awards given by IP Security Events and Media at IIPSEC to reward those organizations that have helped to drive the security industry forward through the manufacture and adoption of IP-based security solutions.

 

“Brand Development Strategy Leadership” by Frost and Sullivan (2006)

This award was presented to Milestone Systems for demonstrating an ability to best perceive consumer needs and develop marketing strategies to elevate the brand’s quality, image and overall value awareness. Frost and Sullivan is a leading Market Research Consultancy with 40 global offices; the Best Practices awards are given in recognition to exemplary achievements.

Additional achievements

Security Innovation Award to Loyola University of Chicago (2007)

Security Technology Executive magazine presented the Loyola University of Chicago with the “Security Innovation Award” due to their impressive implementation of an integrated system including Milestone’s XProtect IP Video Management Software featuring over 200 surveillance cameras and access control with intrusion alarms using smart card technology.