Based on its recent analysis of the government online voting and election modernization services market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Scytl with the 2014 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership.
BARCELONA, Spain & MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Tuesday, February 17th 2015 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE) Scytl, the worldwide leader in election modernization, online voting and eGovernance technology, once again receives leading industry expert recognition for its end-to-end eDemocracy platform. The recent Frost & Sullivan 2014 Global Award for Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership awarded to Scytl recognizes the company as a leader not only for the its investment in R&D, resulting in the most secure platform, but also for its unique growth strategy comprising of organic and inorganic growth, and its innovative pricing strategy by introducing both software as a service (SaaS) and on-premises models.
“Scytl´s closest competitors either do not have access to a large patent portfolio or are regional players. Scytl, on the other hand, has an impressive list of global customers, such as the government bodies in France, Norway, Switzerland and Australia,” says Frost & Sullivan Global Program Director Jean-Noël Georges.
Remarkably, Scytl is the only provider of a complete platform of online voting, election modernization and eGovernance solutions. Scytl´s platform-based approach affords it greater flexibility in meeting specific client requirements. Its solution is supported by the integration of independent modules that allow customized offerings. Scytl supports two different platform deployment options, software as a service (SaaS) and on-premise models, which facilitate the integration and potential upgrades.
“Another attractive feature of Scytl´s product strategy is its pay-per-use pricing. It has a relatively low entry cost and permits clients to scale up according to their needs,” noted Georges. “It also adheres to the latest security recommendations to support online authentication and provide total transparency. Moreover, it is certified by many governments, ministries and commissions.”
Remarkably, Scytl is the only provider of a complete portfolio of online voting, and election modernization and eGovernance solutions. Customers can select the modules they want integrated into the core platform and plug the products that align with their needs into the core system. Additionally, they can easily access the platform and activate or deactivate the modules. These products can be coupled with legacy systems and, if needed, with third-party software and hardware solutions.
About Scytl Scytl is the global leader in secure election management, electronic voting and eGovernance solutions. Specializing in election modernization technologies, Scytl offers the first end-to-end election management and voting platform, providing the highest security and transparency standards currently available. Scytl has capitalized on its more than 18 years of research to develop election-specific cryptographic security technology protected by more than 40 international patents and patent applications, positioning Scytl as the company with the largest patent portfolio of the industry.
Scytl’s solutions have been successfully used in over 38 countries across the globe over the last 10 years, including Canada, the United States, Mexico, Ecuador, France, Norway, Switzerland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, the UAE, India, Iceland and Australia. Scytl is headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, with strategic offices in the United States, Canada, Brazil, Peru and Greece, as well as field offices in the UK, Ukraine, Mexico, Malaysia, India, Bangladesh and Australia. For more information, visit www.scytl.com.
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Senior Director Marketing Communications, Scytl