MS2 Wins 2020 Best of MichBusiness Award

MS2’s Traffic Dashboard aids governments and businesses across the US.


Ann Arbor, Michigan, December 9, 2020

MS2 (Midwestern Software Solutions), a leading provider of transportation data management systems, was named a winner of the 2020 Best of MichBusiness Awards. This award honors companies that stepped up to make a difference in 2020 and showed outstanding leadership in a time of a crisis and social and economic uncertainty. This year’s categories rise above the traditional awards program to spotlight companies who have disrupted the status quo making them the Best of MichBusiness!

MS2 developed new software specifically designed to help people understand the impact of COVID-19 on American lives. MS2 self-funded the creation of its Daily Traffic Volume Trends Dashboard which is currently being used by the US Government, state agencies, media, businesses, and individuals to understand the changes in daily traffic over the past year. This free, informative tool provides traffic comparisons within Michigan and across the United States. It has been cited in reports and news broadcasts ranging from the Michigan COVID-19 Dashboard to the Detroit Free Press, to the Accident Analysis & Prevention journal, to Tampa’s ABC Action News. The insights provided by MS2’s Daily Traffic Volume Trends Dashboard help governments project gas tax income and assist industries from real estate, to insurance, to retail, to distribution.

MS2 was also recognized for maintaining its strong team culture through a flexible approach to meeting each team member’s need to take care of themselves and loved ones, while also delivering its software more effectively than ever before.

The awards were presented during a virtual ceremony on Wednesday, December 9, 2020.

About MS2 (Midwestern Software Solutions)

Founded in 2003, MS2 is a national leader in transportation data management and analysis with the largest traffic count database in North America. More than 270 agencies in 31 US States, and Canada, including 23 state Departments of Transportation (such as Michigan DOT), are using MS2 software to manage their transportation data.

MS2 pioneered the cloud-based Transportation Data Management System (TDMS), setting the standard for traffic data analysis and management in the US. Providing a secure, scalable enterprise solution, MS2 software includes multiple modules for managing transportation data such as traffic count, turning movement, weigh-in-motion, travel time, traffic crash, work order, asset management and performance measurement, among other analytics.

MS2’s success is based on its transportation planning and traffic engineering knowledge, its database and GIS expertise and its ability to quickly implement its cloud-based off-the-shelf application for new clients. Learn more about MS2 at

About MichBusiness

MichBusiness is dedicated to supporting and celebrating the growth and success of Michigan companies on their journey through business. The organization continues to provide businesses with the tools and resources – while expanding its sphere of influence – needed to meet today’s business demands. The BEST of MichBusiness Awards Program is dedicated to recognizing those companies and individuals that make Michigan a topnotch place to do business. Learn more at


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MS2 wins 2020 Best of MichBusiness Award