Intelligent Systems Technology, Inc. Named
Dr. Azad Madni and Team Honored for Second Time in Awards' Ten-Year History
Software Developer of the Year
by the Software Council of Southern California
SANTA MONICA, CALIF. – FEB. 16, 2004 – For the second time in four years, Intelligent
Systems Technology, Inc. (ISTI) (www.intelsystech.com)
received the prestigious 2004 Software Developer of the Year Award at the 10th Annual Software Industry
Awards. Presented by the Software Council of Southern California (www.scsc.org),
the awards ceremony was held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in Los Angeles on February 5th.
This award honors a software company that has shown the most impressive innovations and development
best practices in Southern California, a region of more than 8,000 software companies. Specifically,
ISTI's MainTrain EnterTrainment™ Suite for e-learning and performance support was recognized as
the most innovative software product for calendar year 2003.
According to Lee Shaeffer, Executive Director of the Software Council, "The Software Council is
delighted to honor Dr. Azad Madni and Intelligent Systems Technology as the only two-time Developer
of the Year award winner for outstanding software innovations and seminal contributions to software
development best practices."
ISTI CEO, Dr. Azad Madni, credits the Company's continued success to customer-centric development
practices and innovations resulting from R&D sponsored by DARPA and other DoD agencies. "ISTI's
vision is to put just enough, just-in-time knowledge at the fingertips of learners, operators and
maintainers to assure consistently superior performance and mission effectiveness," said Dr.
Azad Madni. "This recognition by the Software Council of Southern California is a stellar achievement
for our management and development teams."
About The Software Council of Southern California (SCSC)
The Software Council of Southern California is a non-profit trade association dedicated to helping
executives at the region's software, software services and IT organizations successfully reach the next
stage in their companies' growth. By providing a peer-to-peer forum for the exchange of information,
the building of essential alliances, and access to resources and funding, the Software Council of Southern
California addresses the unique needs of the software community. It also serves as a repository of
information and a clearinghouse on software industry issues and policies for media and others outside the
software community. For more information visit www.scsc.org.