Certifications & Awards

Evolv Technology has been honored with a number of "best workplace" awards, along with "best technology" awards for Evolv Express® and Evolv Edge®, a number of certifications for each, and has been granted more than 100 patents.

The Latest


Security Today Product of the Year

Each year, the Security Today New Product of the Year Award honors the outstanding product development achievements of security equipment manufacturers whose products are considered to be particularly noteworthy in their ability to improve security. Evolv Express® won the award in the Pedestrian Security Entrances category


USFCR Verified Vendor

USFCR Verified Vendor

A System for Award Management (SAM) registration is required for businesses to do federal contracting and for nonprofits to receive grants. With 10 years of experience and over 100,000 SAM registrations completed, US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) helps you streamline federal sector onboarding and win contracts.


Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards program

In its inaugural year, the Business Intelligence Group organized the Artificial Intelligence Excellence Awards to recognize organizations, products and people who bring artificial intelligence (AI) to the market and apply it to solve real problems. The role of AI was already transforming many aspects of our lives and culture before the COVID-19 pandemic, and now companies are escalating their reliance on AI to build new processes, launch new services or deploy the AI of strategic vendors.


Tech Tribune Best Tech Startup 2021

The Tech Tribune staff compiles the very best tech startups in Waltham, Massachusetts. They considered several factors including but not limited to: revenue potential, leadership team, brand/product traction, and competitive landscape. Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.


2020 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award

The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards, now in its fifth year, is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program, highlighting the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions coming onto the market today. The program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit and intelligence to end users in a variety of government, homeland security, enterprise, and public safety vertical markets.


BostInno’s Inno On Fire 2020 Blazer Award

Inno on Fire, formerly known as 50 on Fire, looked a bit different this year due to COVID-19. The qualifications for winning the award followed suit. For many Boston-based startups, the pandemic threatened their futures, making growth more challenging. For others, it created opportunity.


Frost & Sullivan 2020 North American Technology Innovation Leadership Award

Frost & Sullivan Best Practices awards recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service, and strategic product development. Industry analysts compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis, and extensive secondary research to identify best practices in the industry.


Inc. Magazine’s 2020 Best Workplaces List

In its annual ranking of workplaces in the fast-growing private company sector, Inc. Magazine recognizes successful businesses that value company culture, offer standout worker benefits, and prioritize employee well-being.


Campus Safety Best Electronic Systems Technologies (BEST) award

Campus Safety magazine’s BEST awards program honors superior security, law enforcement, emergency management and life safety products and services for healthcare, higher education and K-12 campus protection professionals. This year’s entries were judged on innovation, functionality, competitive advantages, benefits to the installer or monitoring provider and benefits to the end user.


Tech Tribune Best Tech Startup 2020

The Tech Tribune staff compiles the very best tech startups in Waltham, Massachusetts. They considered several factors including but not limited to: revenue potential, leadership team, brand/product traction, and competitive landscape. Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.


2020 Edison Awards™

The Edison Best New Product Awards™ is the world’s most revered Innovation Award dedicated to recognizing and honoring the best in innovation and innovators since 1987. For more information about the Edison Awards complete program and a list of past winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.


Secure Campus 2020 Awards

The Secure Campus Awards honor the outstanding achievements of security industry manufacturers whose products are considered particularly noteworthy in their ability to improve campus security.


Built In Boston 2020 Best Small Companies to Work

Best Places to Work rates companies based on compensation and employer benefits, both weighed equally. For compensation, Built In looks at the median percentile for all salaries and compares that to the rest of the company’s database. Benefits include: health and wellness; financial planning and stability; flexible work environment; diversity and culture; professional and social impact; and perks and discounts.


2019 ‘ASTORS’ Homeland Security Award

The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is the preeminent U.S. Homeland Security Awards Program highlighting the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions coming onto the market today, to ensure our readers have the information they need to stay ahead of the competition, and keep our Nation safe – one facility, street, and city at a time.


Tech Tribune Best Tech Startup 2019

The Tech Tribune staff compiles the very best tech startups in Waltham, Massachusetts. They considered several factors including but not limited to: revenue potential, leadership team, brand/product traction, and competitive landscape. Additionally, all companies must be independent (unacquired), privately owned, at most 10 years old, and have received at least one round of funding in order to qualify.


SAFETY Act Designation

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) SAFETY Act Designation provide incentives for the development and deployment of anti-terrorism technologies. The purpose of the Act is to ensure that the threat of liability does not deter potential manufacturers or sellers of effective anti-terrorism technologies from developing and commercializing technologies that could save lives.


TNO

TNO is an internationally recognized, independent European test laboratory; tested and verified Evolv Edge threat detection capability.


Astors Gold Award

The Annual ‘ASTORS’ Awards is a prestigious program that highlights the most cutting-edge and forward-thinking security solutions coming onto the market today. The program is specifically designed to honor distinguished government and vendor solutions that deliver enhanced value, benefit and intelligence to end-users in a variety of government, homeland security and public safety vertical markets.


Safe Skies 

Tested by National Safe Skies Alliance, Inc., an independent third-party non-profit organization funded by the Federal Aviation Administration, conducts rigorous and thorough tests to detect threats, nuisance and false alarms, reliability, and maintainability of security systems within active airport operational and environmental conditions. Safe Skies’ evaluation report, ASSIST SAT: Evaluation Report – Evolv Edge™ Personnel Screening System, was issued on October 1, 2018 and is available to qualified airport personnel.


FCC Approval

U.S. Federal Communications Commission oversees regulations on electromagnetic interference. The FCC mark indicates that a given device works within approved limits and permission was granted to operate Evolv Edge.


CE Certification

CE marking is a certification mark that indicates conformity with health, safety, and environmental protection standards for products sold within the European Economic Area.


IEC Approval

IEC, the International Electro-technical Commission, prepares and publishes International Standards for all electrical, electronic and related technologies. The mark indicates meeting general safety requirements. The IECEE CB Scheme mark is the international system for mutual acceptance of test reports and certificates dealing with the safety of electrical and electronic components, equipment and products.


VCC Approval

Voluntary Control Council for Interference by Information Technology Equipment or VCCI is the Japanese body governing RF emissions standards.


IMDA Approval

IMDA license, equipment approved for sale in Singapore


R&D 100 Winner

The R&D 100 Awards honor the latest and best innovations, identifying the top technology products of the past year. Since 1963, the R&D 100 Awards have identified revolutionary technologies introduced to the market.