Telvent Solution Chosen as Esri’s 2012 Product of the Year
ROCKVILLE, Md., April 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Telvent GIT, S.A., a leading real-time IT solutions and information provider for a sustainable world, announced today that ArcFM Fiber Manager was awarded the Partner’s Choice Award at the 2012 Esri Partner Conference. The Partner’s Choice Award is voted on by Esri’s more than 1,500 business partners across 16 verticals and represents the year’s best software product developed on the Esri platform. It also was selected as the best Extension to ArcGIS Desktop.
Esri technicians and business partners selected ArcFM Fiber Manager due to its comprehensive use of Esri’s ArcGIS 10 platform and ArcGIS Schematics 10, as well as its flexible data model, which allows users to design, manage, analyze and report on any communications network from a single application. Additionally, Esri noted the fast-growing adoption of Fiber Manager, with 20 new users recently added, increasing the total number to more than 65 worldwide.
According to Telvent’s Chairman and CEO, Ignacio Gonzalez, “It is an honor to receive this award from Esri and our peers. It is a true testament to our position as an industry leader in Enterprise GIS solutions and is the direct result of our commitment to research, development and innovation. We look forward to continuing to build on the strong partnership Telvent and Esri have maintained for more than 20 years.”
“Telvent was selected for this award because they have created a practical, innovative solution that best utilizes the power and flexibility of the ArcGIS platform,” said Chris Cappelli, Head of Sales for Esri, Inc. “It is rewarding to partner with Telvent to continue to develop industry leading product offerings like ArcFM Fiber Manager that have set our relationship apart in the industry over the last 20 years.”
ArcFM Fiber Manager addresses the need for Enterprise GIS in the telecom market by utilizing the Esri platform to provide a graphical, data-rich environment, allowing telecoms and utilities to get the information they need quickly and easily. It provides benefits across the organization, including traditional asset and network inventory, planning and analysis, better informed field crews, and improved operational awareness and decision support for sales, marketing and operations.
Telvent is a global IT solutions and business information services provider dedicated to helping improve efficiency, safety and security for the world’s leading companies. Telvent serves markets that are critical to the sustainability of the planet, including the energy, transportation, agricultural and environmental sectors. (www.telvent.com)
About Schneider Electric
As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions across multiple market segments, including leadership positions in Utilities & Infrastructures, Industries & Machine Manufacturers, Non-residential Buildings, Data Centres & Networks and in Residential. Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green, the Group’s 130,000 plus employees achieved sales of 22.4 billion euros in 2011, through an active commitment to help individuals and organizations make the most of their energy.