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WASHINGTON (August 3, 2020) – The Alliance for Digital Innovation (ADI), the leading voice for commercial innovation in the public sector, announces five new additions to its growing membership. This diverse group of new members will help grow the organization’s expertise and influence in driving new and emerging technologies into the public sector.
“We are thrilled that Aveshka, Infor, Johnson Controls, SafeLogic, and Saildrone have joined ADI,” said Matthew T. Cornelius, ADI’s executive director. “This tremendous group of members bring unique expertise, perspectives, and capabilities that will enhance ADI’s mission to retire antiquated legacy systems and accelerate the government’s ability to buy and use innovative commercial technologies to achieve mission outcomes.”
About ADI’s New Members:
Aveshka: Aveshka is a thought leader that integrates strategy, technology, and innovation to deliver practical, yet cutting edge solutions that fortify and strengthen the nation against complex security threats. With its name derived from a Hindi word meaning “innovation” or “discovery,” Aveshka accelerates the advantage for its federal and commercial customer base, rendering them protected today and prepared for a safer and smarter tomorrow.
Infor: From citizen services and independent agencies to defense, intelligence, and healthcare, federal organizations need solutions to support their mission on the front lines—in the back office and on the home front. Infor provides the leading suite of FedRAMP authorized solutions for finance, HR, operations and maintenance, integrated and delivered in a multi-tenant cloud.
Johnson Controls: Johnson Controls delivers digital transformation solutions for physical security worldwide and transforms the environments where people live, work, learn and play. From optimizing building performance to improving safety and enhancing comfort, Johnson Controls drives the outcomes that matter most. Dedicated to protecting the environment, Johnson Controls delivers our promise in industries such as healthcare, education, data centers, and manufacturing.
SafeLogic: SafeLogic simplifies and accelerates FIPS 140 validation by combining CryptoComply, our family of drop-in encryption modules, and RapidCert, our zero-effort validation service, in a tandem solution for vendors of all sizes. FIPS 140 is a crucial requirement for Federal deployments and is a significant building block for FedRAMP and the upcoming CMMC.
Saildrone: Saildrone, Inc. is a provider of high-resolution oceanographic and atmospheric data, collected by its fleet of unmanned surface vehicles (USVs), known as saildrones. Saildrone can operate year-round in any ocean on the planet, collecting data to inform maps and charts, climate models and extreme weather prediction, maritime domain awareness, and sustainable management of resources. Using clean, renewable wind and solar power, saildrones provide access to the world’s oceans at a fraction of the cost of traditional ship-based methods, while drastically reducing the carbon footprint of global ocean observation.
A full list of ADI’s members is here.
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About the Alliance for Digital Innovation:
The Alliance for Digital Innovation (ADI) serves as a unified voice for commercial innovators with a mission of ensuring the public sector benefits from existing and emerging commercial technologies. ADI engages with government thought leaders to share emerging commercial technologies and to advocate for the removal of institutional and bureaucratic barriers to the operation of a modern digital government. For more information, visit www.alliance4digitalinnovation.org.
Media Contact for Alliance for Digital Innovation
Matthew Cornelius, Executive Director [email protected]