Rick Smith: Transforming the World of Communication

Securus Technologies is one of the largest telecommunications and technology corporations in the United States. The company focuses on providing correctional facilities with access to communication and other technological product that would enhance the security inside. The current chief executive officer of the company is Rick Smith, and his skills in leadership have taken the company into a whole new level. Rick Smith joined Securus Technologies in 2008, and through his hard work, he got promoted into his present position. The board of directors at Securus Technologies has seen a potential in him, and they unanimously chose him to be the next one to lead the company. Securus Technologies is known for their advanced communication products and computer software, and they have been partnering with several correctional facilities in the United States and Canada. Rick Smith has been a key figure in expanding the business overseas, and he is looking forward to see Securus Technologies being used all throughout the world. Rick Smith is also particular with the company’s patents and inventions.

It was reported that almost $600 million has been spent just to protect them. He has also transformed how Securus Technologies is doing their business. Presently, the company is offering four major solutions in order to maintain peace and security throughout the country. They have products which focus on public safety relations, investigative solutions, corrections solutions, and monitoring solutions.Public safety solutions include Securus XCAD, a computer software which quickly delivers the information needed for emergency calls; Securus XMOBILE, a mobile application which provides safety professionals with information on the go; and Securus XRMS, another mobile application which offers huge data storage and has the ability to retrieve critical information. Investigative Solutions include SECURUS THREADS, which provides investigators with information and data that was collected throughout the country.

It helps the investigators track someone using the software, or identify some information that would be helpful in investigations. Securus Technologies also have a handful of products for Corrections Solutions and Monitoring Solutions, which would provide communication options to inmates and at the same time, tightening the security inside the correctional facilities.Rick Smith has been actively participating on how to improve the products that are being released by Securus Technologies. He wanted to make sure that the products that they are releasing to the market would become helpful to the inmates and to the authorities. Their video calling technology has been considered to be one of the best in the market, and a lot of correctional facilities have already installed a video calling device inside the prison cells to be used by the inmates when calling their loved ones outside. Rick Smith promises that Securus Technologies would continue to deliver excellence in the field of technological development.