Cloud Computing Awards

Bitcasa Wins Best Cloud Infrastructure at 2014-15 Cloud Awards

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Bitcasa, the company that makes storage simple and secure, was recognized at the 2014-2015 Cloud Awards last night, winning the "Best Infrastructure" category for Bitcasa CloudFS.

With CloudFS, developers, OEMs, and other service providers can leverage Bitcasa's global cloud infrastructure to rapidly integrate cloud storage into applications and services. Offering a full set of APIs, including pre‐built files and folders along with upload, download, sync, and other media services, CloudFS accelerates application development on public cloud storage...

NAKIVO Honored as Coolest Cloud Computing Vendor by CRN

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NakivoNAKIVO Inc., the fastest growing virtualization and cloud backup software company for VMware environments, today announced it has earned recognition on The Channel Company’s CRN 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors of 2015. This annual list recognizes some of the most innovative cloud companies supporting the IT channel today.

The 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors honor is presented to companies based on their approach to creating innovative products, services or partner programs that have helped channel partners transform into true solution providers, ultimately helping customers take advantage of the ease of use, flexibility, scalability and savings that cloud computing offers...

New Datacenter and Cloud Awards Accolades Announced for June Ceremony in Monaco

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Europe’s most prestigious awards recognising Datacenter and Cloud achievements will be announced at an evening ceremony in Monaco on 2nd June 2015. Organised by BroadGroup, the Information Media Technology and Professional Services company, the awards will be hosted prior to the opening of Europe's 'must-attend' Datacloud Europe conference and exhibition.

Now in their 8th year, the Judges have announced a number of exciting changes to keep pace with fast moving industry developments, as the Datacloud Awards sustain their integrity and position as the only pan-European recognition of demonstrable leadership in datacenter and cloud...

Vlocity Named a Finalist for the 2014-2015 Cloud Awards

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I am pleased to announce that Vlocity has been named a finalist in the CRM Solution of the Year category for the 2014-2015 Cloud Awards. This international awards program is now in its fourth year and recognizes the leaders and innovators in cloud computing. Vlocity is joined on the CRM Solution of the Year short-list by CRM companies including Infusionsoft, Zendesk and SugarCRM. The final winner will be announced on Tuesday January 27th with a public vote also announced on this date to decide who will win the Cloud Computing Organization of the Year Award.

Last year’s CRM Solution of the Year winner was Veeva Systems, the leading provider of life sciences cloud software. Veeva was founded by several of the same founders of Vlocity, including Craig Ramsey, Mark Armenante and Young Sohn...

Cloud Computing: Platform9 Named the Coolest Virtualization Startup of 2014

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Platform9, a company with a fundamentally new approach to creating and managing private clouds, today announced that Computer Reseller News (CRN) has named it the coolest virtualization startup of 2014: "Virtualization has had a beneficial impact on data centers for years, changing the way organizations run and manage their servers, desktops and infrastructure management," said Kevin McLaughlin, Chief Investigative Reporter at CRN.

"It's probably the single most important technology that makes cloud computing possible; without it, the data center wouldn't be nearly as dynamic and flexible as it is today." "We're honored to be named the coolest virtualization startup of 2014," said Sirish Raghuram, co-founder and CEO of Platform9. "Platform9's mission is to transform the private cloud computing experience, and we're thrilled with our early customer traction and market response."...

Cloud Backup and DR Provider Receives 2014 Cloud Computing Product of the Year Award

Grazed from MarketWire.  Author: PR Announcement. today announced that it was named a winner in the 2014 Cloud Computing Product of the Year Awards, presented byCloud Computing magazine. The award was given based on's appliance-free enterprise-grade cloud backup and disaster recovery (DR) solution for small and mid-sized enterprises and managed service providers (MSPs).

The Product of the Year Award honors vendors who have been determined to offer "the most innovative, useful, and beneficial" cloud products and services that entered the market over the past year, while leveraging the latest technology trends. The annual award is sponsored by global media company TMC, which publishes Cloud Computing as well as other magazines in the technology industry. TMC has honored companies in the technology and communications sector with awards in various categories for more than two decades...

Gravitant Chief Scientist Receives Prestigious Award for Innovation in Cloud Optimization

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Gravitant, the leading software company in the enterprise cloud services brokerage and management market, today announced that Ilyas Iyoob, PhD, has been awarded the INFORMS Service Science Best Paper Award for his publication titled, "Cloud Computing Operations Research."

"What is the role of 'operations research' in the cloud market'? asks Dr. Iyoob. "With prices decreasing, and margins decreasing, we question how the cloud market will prevail. Money is being made on the add-on services, not on the core infrastructure. So currently, operations research is applied primarily in the planning and control of cloud, but as cloud operations reach steady state, operations research will be used for optimal process control - akin to lean manufacturing."...

Nuage Networks Receives 2014 Cloud Computing Excellence Award

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Nuage Networks announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named its Virtualized Services Platform (VSP) as a 2014 Cloud Computing Excellence Award winner. The Cloud Computing Excellence Award, presented by Cloud Computing magazine, recognizes companies that have most effectively leveraged cloud computing in their efforts to bring new, differentiated offerings to market.

“With the ever growing adoption of software-defined networking, we’re honored to be named a winner for the Cloud Computing Excellence Award,” said Sunil Khandekar, CEO of Nuage Networks. “It’s always been our mission at Nuage Networks to empower our customers to finally deliver on the true promise of the cloud and it’s exciting to see this become a reality.”...

Outstanding datacentre and cloud companies invited to nominate for Datacloud 2015 Awards

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Outstanding players in datacentre and cloud are being asked to nominate themselves for the annual Datacloud Awards 2015 which will be presented at a gala ceremony that takes place in Monaco, 2nd June 2015. Now in its 8th year, the Judges have sought to set the bar even higher for 2015 and are seeking exemplar companies that demonstrate excellence and inviting nominations from service providers and end user organizations across Europe.

As such this year’s categories are designed to reflect changes in markets and technologies, but retain their focus on recognising excellence across the datacentre and cloud sector. Four main Awards will be given for datacentre companies, and four prizes for Cloud. Both datacentre and cloud will hold one prestigious accolade each of Prix européen...

iCIMS Receives 2014 Cloud Computing Excellence Award

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iCIMS, Inc., a leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) talent acquisition software solutions for growing businesses, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the iCIMS Talent Platform a 2014 Cloud Computing Excellence Award winner.

The Cloud Computing Excellence Award, presented by Cloud Computing Magazine, recognizes companies that have most effectively leveraged cloud computing in their efforts to bring new, differentiated offerings to market. "It is an honor to be recognized for the third consecutive year by TMC's Cloud Computing Awards, especially since we take so much pride in our software architecture," said iCIMS President and Chief Executive Officer, Colin Day...