Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014
Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company, has announced the winners of the first City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge. Four grand prize winners were selected for the Partners in Innovation Award, recognizing applications that solve local government challenges. The winners were selected by AWS and a panel of worldwide experts based on:
The Partners in Innovation Award comes with a prize of $25,000 in Amazon Web Services Credits. To learn more about the City on a Cloud Innovation Challenge, visit http://aws.amazon.com/stateandlocal/cityonacloud/.
“We are honored to receive the Partners in Innovation Award from Amazon Web Services. ePropertyPlus has proven to be a wonderful tool that helps municipalities struggling with managing their inventories of properties to increase their operational efficiency, improve transparency, and provide a higher level of customer service to the public.” said Scott Meyer, President of STR.
ePropertyPlus provides end-to-end parcel inventory management from pre-acquisition planning through final disposition, including extensive inventory search functionality, broad mapping capabilities, online service provider management, flexible program configuration, and real time reporting. A key component of ePropertyPlus is its public view that provides public access to search for available properties, apply for properties on-line, and monitor the status of any applications they have submitted online.
With more than two decades of experience, Fairfax, VA-based STR provides commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) and custom solutions, professional services, and management consulting to customers in both the private and government sectors. STR developed ePropertyPlus so that Cities, Counties, and land banks could address the vacant and abandoned properties that are at unprecedented crisis levels nationally. ePropertyPlus provides a single-source repository of all data and attachments for every property in your inventory. To learn more about STR and ePropertyPlus visit http://www.epropertyplus.com