PARAMUS, New Jersey, November 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Qognify, formerly NICE Security, today announced that its next-generation web-based video management system (VMS), VisionHub, has won the prestigious CCTV System of the Year (excluding camera and lens) category at the Security & Fire Excellence Awards. A Security and Fire Excellence Award is one of the most highly prized accolades of its kind in Europe, with the winners being selected by an independent panel of industry experts. The award was presented to Qognify in front of 1,000 security and fire industry professionals, at the London Hilton on Park Lane, London on Wednesday 23 November. President of Qognify, Moti Shabtai states: "When we introduced VisionHub we made a strong statement that Qognify was bringing to market a new concept of video management system that would redefine and extend the scope of the traditional VMS. We are immensely proud that VisionHub is today a multi-award winning solution, recognised for its ability to leverage video as the main sensor in a security envinronment, while adding data from other security systems, empowering control rooms to better respond to the new and increasingly complex threats." VisionHub was launched in March 2016 and has already been selected by leading organisations worldwide. It has been awarded the SIA's Best Video Surveillance Management System, Government Security News's Best Integrated Perimeter Protection Solution award. About Qognify Qognify helps organizations mitigate risk, maintain business continuity, and optimize operations. The Qognify portfolio includes video management, video and data analytics, and PSIM/ Situation Management solutions that are deployed in financial institutions, transportation agencies, airports, seaports, utility companies, city centers, and to secure many of the world's highest-profile public events.