CTIT Spin-off SecurityMatters receives ICT Award!
On May 31, 2012 the CTIT spin-off company Security Matters has been awarded with the prestigeous national ICT Award, category Knowledge transfer (COMMIT Wetenschapsvalorisatieprijs 2012).
SecurityMatters started in 2008 and was incorporated in December 2009. The core of their current technology was developed at the University of Twente in more than 12 man-years of research. Their core business is delivering technologies for network security. They provide state-of-the-art and next generation solutions to effectively monitoring industrial process control networks from cyber-threats. Customers range from financial institutions to government agencies and utility companies.
The “COMMIT Wetenschapsvalorisatieprijs” is a continuation of the ICTRegie Awards. With the award, COMMIT wants to acknowledge and encourage knowledge transfer. It honours the group or person who succeeded in converting research based knowledge into an application benefitting society and/or enabling economic growth.
CTIT congratulates SecurityMatters with this outstanding achievement!!!