ADT's 1999 Software Innovator Awards


Selecting winners from the nearly 100 inventive applications sent in this year was as difficult as anything we do here at
ADT. We welcome your comments.

Application Integration:
Carpenter Technology Corp. - Winner
West McLaren Mercedes

Internet/Intranet Application Development:
XTRA On-Line - Winner
Partners HealthCare System Inc.

Software Engineering:
ManTech Advanced Systems Int. - Winner
AlliedSignal Aerospace

OO/Component-based Development:
Fireman's Fund Insurance Co - Winner
AlliedSignal Inc.

Data Warehousing:
Jefferies & Company - Winner
Sprint PCS

Existing Systems Redevelopment:
United Stationers Supply Co. - Winner
Illinois Department of Corrections
Federal Communications Commission's (FCC)
Wireless Telecommunications Bureau

Innovation is fundamental to success in business. And with innovation comes risk. Each year, the editors at Application Development Trends and a team of consultants from Keane Inc., a Boston-based integration, and consulting firm, honor I/S organizations and developers for taking a risk to build an application that brought a competitive advantage.