D-Tools, Inc., the worldwide leader in data-driven system integration software, today announced that the company’s System Integrator™ 2016 software—SI2016—has been named a winner in the third annual Sound & Video Contractor Best of Show Awards for InfoComm 2016 and a winner for the 2016 Commercial Integrator BEST Awards in the Project Management & Design/Web Software category. These mark the fourth commercial technology awards D-Tools SI 2016 has won since the beginning of the year.

The Sound & Video Contractor Best of Show Awards’ judges—a panel of industry experts, AV designers, integrators, and end users—saw and tested each entry at the InfoComm show. The panel awarded points based on a series of criteria including innovation, performance against category standard, richness/relevance of feature set, ease of installation/ maintenance, and value/ROI. The CI BEST Awards program highlights the most outstanding new products, solutions, and services that could impact the commercial integration industry in 2016. A panel of industry experts, integrators, and the editors of Commercial Integrator chose the winners based on criteria for the winning products that included innovation, functionality, competitive advantages, and benefits to the installer.

Installation ISE Best of Show AwardMVP_logo_2016_winner_lrThe D-Tools System Integrator 2016 (SI 2016) software also recently named a Top New Technology at ISE 2016 winner by Installation Magazine, and presented with a Security Sales & Integration MVP Award at ISC West 2016, illustrating how important the software is to the success of commercial systems integration companies.

Building upon the architecture of the System Integrator platform which includes a robust D-Tools Cloud infrastructure, SI 2016 adds over 50 significant new productivity features and enhancements that make it faster and easier than ever for Residential and Commercial AV, Higher Ed, and Security integrators to perform key functions of their business—estimation, system design, and project management. SI 2016 offers improvements in virtually every functional area including integrations with SupplyStream and QuickBooks Online, purchase order management and numerous improvements to reporting, scheduling, and Mobile Install.  Along with access to a comprehensive library of over 1 million manufacturer products, the application delivers a powerful yet easy to use solution that provides a positive impact on any system integrator’s business.

Those interested in learning more about the award-winning SI 2016 are encouraged to sign up for a free demo by visiting http://d-tools.com/live-demo-webinar/ or for a free 30-day trial, which can be downloaded by following this link http://d-tools.com/30-day-free-trial/.

About D-Tools, Inc.
D-Tools, founded in 1998 and based in Concord, California, is a worldwide leader in accessible, highly accurate system design and documentation software platform. The company’s flagship product, System Integrator™ (SI), is a robust solution that utilizes Autodesk® AutoCAD and Microsoft® Visio to facilitate comprehensive system design, documentation and project management. D-Tools enables residential and commercial integrators to streamline business processes and increase revenues while reducing the time and cost associated with the installation and integration of low voltage electronic systems. More than 5,000 leading companies in 87 countries currently use the award-winning D-Tools platform to reduce time, costs and to streamline the system integration process. Product updates and related information can be obtained by following D-Tools on TwitterFacebook, and LinkedIn.

Media Contacts
Tim Bigoness, D-Tools, Inc., (925) 270-4102, timb@d-tools.com, www.d-tools.com

Katye (McGregor) Bennett, KMB Communications, Inc., (425) 328-8640, katye@kmbcomm.com

MVP Contact
Josh Carlson, D-Tools, Inc., (925) 270-4105, joshc@d-tools.com

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