Greenbelt, MD (PRWEB) September 05, 2012
TRX Systems, Inc. announced today it has joined the EDGE® Innovation Network, a collaborative, open-environment initiative enabling industry and academia, with government input, to work together to enhance the delivery cycle of new technologies and innovative capabilities to warfighters and first responders.
“The EDGE® Innovation Network will enable TRX Systems to collaborate with other industry providers to deliver our innovative indoor and GPS-denied location products as part of a complete solution for warfighters and first responders,” said Carol Politi, CEO TRX Systems, Inc.
Pete Palmer, director of the EDGE Innovation Network said, “The EDGE Network provides a best-value approach to delivering new capabilities and technologies into the hands of military personnel, first responders and other professionals quickly, cost-effectively and with the lowest risk possible.”
Sponsored by General Dynamics C4 Systems, there are twelve EDGE Innovation Centers worldwide and over 275 EDGE members. Recent new members include Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), Alexandria, Va.; University of Southern California, Playa Vista, Calif.; National Technical Systems, Calabasas, Calif., Bionic Power, Burnaby, British Columbia; and Tirraappendi, Inc., Redmond, Wash. More information can be found online at http://www.edge-innovation.com.
About TRX Systems, Inc.
TRX Systems delivers precise, infrastructure free, tracking systems that safeguard personnel operating indoors and in locations without access to reliable GPS. The TRX Systems’ unique sensor fusion and mapping technology greatly improves situational awareness and command effectiveness by providing precise, real time 3D personnel location in areas that are GPS-denied.
TRX Systems is the recipient of numerous awards including the Innovator Award from the Chesapeake Regional Tech Council (CRTC), the Tibbetts Award given by the US Small Business Administration for excellence in government research and development, the Gazette Politics and Business Top 53, and the Incubator Company of the Year by the Maryland Technology Enterprise Institute. TRX Systems also won the 3rd Annual Global Security Challenge.
For more information on NEON Indoor Location Technology visit: http://www.trxsystems.com.