2007年5月29日，爱康诺—微软黄金搭档合作者，微软windows操作系统的Web-enabled, OPC-based, HMI/SCADA Visualization和智能软件的提供商，被提名为START-IT杂志第十届年度最热门公司奖。这意味着爱康诺已是第五次出现在名单列表中，其曾在1998, 1999, 2003 和2006年获得过此奖项.
爱康诺总裁兼CEO Russ Agrusa说：“爱康诺能够获得第十届START-IT年度热门公司奖，已是连续二年被提名。这也是公司为什么选择我们的原因，合作伙伴和工业专家断续关注爱康诺的创新产品，如
GENESIS32 HMI/SCADA和 BizViz 智能制造软件/商业可视化软件”
[COLOR=#708090]ICONICS Named to START-IT 2007 Hottest Companies List
Second Consecutive Year and Fifth Overall Appearance
FOXBOROUGH, MA - May 29, 2007 - ICONICS, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner provider of Web-enabled, OPC-based, HMI/SCADA Visualization and Manufacturing Intelligence software for Microsoft Windows operating systems, has recently been named in START-IT ’s tenth annual Hottest Companies Awards. This marks the fifth time that ICONICS has made the list, having previously appeared in 1998, 1999, 2003 and 2006.
“The 29 companies that make up START-IT’s 2007 Hottest Companies are all leaders in their respective markets,” START-IT ’s announcement reads “with many of them possessing several years of experience helping world-class manufacturers succeed. Each and every one of the companies highlighted has great products, and some even compete directly with one another. They are also the best in the world at working and partnering with their customers to unlock the mounds of hidden information that are residing down at the shop floor, up at the enterprise level, and everywhere in between.”
“ICONICS is honored to be named to START-IT ’s tenth annual Hottest Companies list, the second time it has done so in consecutive years,” said Russ Agrusa, President and CEO of ICONICS. “We take this selection as additional evidence that customers, partners and industry experts continue to take notice of ICONICS’ innovations such as GENESIS32 HMI/SCADA and BizViz Manufacturing Intelligence/Business Visualization.”
“Each of these winning companies has stepped up and made an impression upon the marketplace in the past year,” said Peggy Smedley, editorial director of START-IT. “To be designated as a ’Hot’ company shows customers, both current and future, that this company has a dedication to providing innovative and efficient technology to manufacturers, making them more competitive and successful.”
ICONICS has been providing award-winning industrial automation and Manufacturing Intelligence software for over 20 years and has successfully deployed more than 200,000 solutions worldwide. ICONICS solutions meet diverse customer needs in a variety of industries including Automotive, Building Management, Food & Beverage, Oil/Gas/Petrochemical, Machine Builders, Pharmaceutical/Biotech, Security, Water/Wastewater, Utilities, Government Infrastructures and more. [/COLOR]