Greenbelt, MD (PRWEB) March 05, 2013
ElanTech, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of the exclusive domestic and international distribution and future development rights to the product portfolio of Fresno, California-based DataTech911 Software Solutions, Inc.
The DataTech911 product suite - BioAlert911, DataWatch911, First Response911, and StatusNet911 – is presently used by a number of local and county governments across the country to provide high level predictive and analytical information in support of vital 911 emergency response systems and various emergency response agencies.
According to Swati Allen, ElanTech’s President, “The joining of DataTech911 mature technology with ElanTech products Incident Management Decision Support System (IMDSS) and ‘best of breed’ Sensor Analyst’s Geo-Intelligence Engine (SAGE), will provide situational awareness with precise control and real-time collaboration on a multi-agency / multi-jurisdiction basis. As the most mission-critical business of emergency response enters a new era, ElanTech is now well positioned to improve the level of response and develop new solutions which will help make this vital public service more efficient and predictive.”
Lou Garnica, an original founder, President, and Chief Technical Officer of DataTech911, will join ElanTech. In addition to Mr. Garnica’s public safety systems and solutions expertise, his personal credentials in the public safety community are most impressive. Mr. Garnica served in the U.S. Army as a Medic, having graduated the U.S. Army Academy of Heath Sciences, with honors. He also earned the prestigious Expert Field Medical Badge (EFMB). Upon return to the civilian world, Lou graduated from the paramedic program at Mt. San Antonio College. He has served as a civilian paramedic and paramedic trainer for 10 years and has served Fresno County EMS as their Senior Emergency Medical Services Coordinator for 5 years.
“We are most pleased to welcome Lou. ElanTech is fortunate to have his very impressive depth of domain expertise in the emergency response and 911 markets, his technical knowledge, and most importantly, his vision as to the continuing evolution of public safety systems and solutions. He has most definitely ‘walked the walk’ so to speak, and we look forward to the valuable assistance he will provide within ElanTech and to our public safety and emergency response clients.”
ElanTech is a woman-owned software engineering firm established in November 1998 with corporate offices located in Greenbelt, Maryland. ElanTech’s team of experienced professionals offers an impressive wealth of knowledge and expertise in providing desktop, mobile and web-based geo spatial data management solutions for varied domains and verticals (i.e., emergency responders, military operations, and site protection).