SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 23, 2021--

Today, Cloudastructure announced they are the 2021 winner for Best Video Analytics Solution at American Security Today’s prestigious Astor Awards . The Astors recognize security vendors that deliver enhanced value, benefit, and intelligence to end users in a variety of vertical markets such as government, homeland security, commercial and enterprise, and public safety.

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Cloudastructure’s surveillance video management solution is the first headquartered in Silicon Valley. Their breakout, cloud-based solution is rapidly proving to be a lightning rod for both SMB and enterprise-level end users by offering secure and scalable video surveillance management. The Cloudastructure system transforms video into actionable information that can be used to optimize operations as well as provide physical security management. The superior AI analytics include sophisticated tagging, LPR, facial recognition, anomaly detection, fall detection, loitering detection, face mask detection, social distancing, and object counting.

Judges noted how the system is compatible with virtually all security cameras, thereby eschewing the need for expensive hardware retrofits, as well as Cloudastructure’s value proposition, which features a significantly lower total cost of ownership than that of competitors.

Cloudastructure CEO Rick Bentley commented, “We are humbled to be recognized by the Astors, and thank both the judges and Mike Madsen’s team at American Security Today for their recognition. I’d also like to thank our engineering team, who made this win possible. When you work in Silicon Valley, you’re dealing with the most knowledgeable and talented engineers in the country. I couldn’t be prouder that our team elected to be here, and meet the need of businesses and government agencies for greater scalability, redundancy, and cybersecurity in their surveillance video management. We’re excited for all the new features this talented team will develop in 2022.”

About Cloudastructure:

Cloudastructure’s award-winning surveillance video management system is the first cloud-based platform founded and headquartered in Silicon Valley. Designed and supported by some of the leading engineers in the country, the platform’s unique architecture enables AI and computer vision for scalable, flexible, cost-effective security and eliminates the resource-intensive management and data risks of on-premises solutions. Cloudastructure enables a unified view of multiple sites for motion, facial recognition/detection, anomaly detection, object counting, LPR, advanced analytics, and compliance and delivers a 75% lower total cost of ownership than other systems. For more information, visit

About American Security Today:

American Security Today (AST), the ‘New Face in Homeland Security™’, is the premier digital media platform in the U.S. Homeland Security and Public Safety Industry, focused on breaking news and in-depth coverage of the newest initiatives and hottest technologies in physical & IT security on the market today.

AST highlights the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions across a wide variety of media products delivered daily, weekly, and monthly to over 75,000 qualified government and security industry readers, essential to meeting today’s growing security challenges to ‘Secure our Nation, One City at a Time™’. To learn more visit

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