ELERTS Corp, the provider of See Something Say Something mobile apps for transportation agencies, was named the winner of Airport Shark Tank at the 17th Annual AAAE / TSA / DHS Aviation Security Summit in Arlington, Virginia, the company said.
During Airport Shark Tank, five innovators presented their airport security products on stage. Presenters were judged by four leaders in the airport industry, along with hundreds of airport and government security executives who voted for the most innovative new airport security technology solution.
ELERTS presented its See Something Say Something mobile app as a key component to the airport threat and security ecosystem. ELERTS app helps protect against internal and external threats in public and sterile areas of an airport. Whereas the use case for ELERTS See Say app at transit agencies involves passengers being the primary app users, at airports the app is targeted for use by badged airport employees, vendors and service providers who are most familiar with the airport and who recognize when something looks out of place or suspicious.
ELERTS develops best-in-class emergency communication software, empowered by community-sourced reporting of safety and security concerns. The company is the provider to transit agencies for See Something Say Something apps. ELERTS cloud-based approach leverages smartphone technologies to provide robust, bidirectional communication between multiple parties. ELERTS mobile technology integrates with video surveillance, access control and mass-notification systems to provide actionable information for first responders.