Two really cool Java applications created by Propylon in the legislative domain, KLISS and Legend, are finalists for the NASCIO 2012 Recognition Awards this year. NASCIO represents state chief information officers and information technology executives and managers from state governments across the United States.
KLISS is the legislative system used by the Kansas Legislature, while Legend is used by the North Dakota Legislature. Other legislatures also use Propylon software, while still others are scheduled to begin using Propylon solutions in the coming period.
Some Tweets making the happy announcement in the last few days, one by Sean McGrath, Propylon CTO, and the other by Sam Brownback, the governor of Kansas:
Anyone who's been following this blog for a while will not be surprised at the general appearance of the desktop client that is part of the KLISS and Legend solutions:
Indeed, these both are NetBeans Platform applications, just like all of these:
An earlier article on the NetBeans Platform in the context of Propylon software can be found here:
Congratulations to the Propylon team!