Cloud Computing Awards

ProtectWise Named A Gartner 2015 "Cool Vendor" In Cloud Security Services

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ProtectWise, the provider of the Cloud Network DVR for enterprise security, has been included in the Gartner, Inc. report: "Cool Vendors in Cloud Security Services, 2015."[i] The report notes, "Gartner's Cool Vendors in cloud security services offer highly innovative technologies that address an organization's demand for agile, responsive and cost-effective solutions."

"We believe inclusion in the Gartner 'Cool Vendors in Cloud Security Services' report validates the value of our disruptive cloud approach to enterprise network security," said Scott Chasin, CEO and co-founder of ProtectWise.  "By leveraging the cloud, we give enterprises a level of visibility and detection of network security events, both in real time and retrospectively, that just isn't possible using traditional, on-premises hardware solutions. This is imperative in a post-prevention world where network breaches go undetected for an average of more than six months."...

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Interop Winners Announced, JumpCloud Takes Grand Prize

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The organizers of Interop's annual IT trade fair announced the winners of the 2015 Best of Interop Awards in Las Vegas on Tuesday. There was one winner chosen from three finalists in each of 10 categories.
The 2015 Best of Interop winners were:

Grand Prize & Winner in the Applications Category: JumpCloud Directory-as-a-Service

JumpCloud Directory-as-a-Service lets organizations stop managing directory services locally, and enables them to move to a cloud Relevant Products/Services-based alternative. It can act as an extension or a replacement for existing AD or LDAP directories, and allows users to extend access to SaaS applications...

Avi Networks Earns Computer Technology Review MVP Award for Uniquely Delivering Enterprise Applications to the Cloud

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Avi Networks, the Cloud Application Delivery Company, today announced that Computer Technology Review (CTR) has named the recently announced Avi Networks Cloud Application Delivery Platform (CADP) as a 2015 Most Valuable Products Award winner for uniquely delivering the benefits of a hyper-scale approach to application delivery for any infrastructure, at any scale, for on-premise and cloud-based applications.

Founded in 1981, CTR is one of the most respected editorial authorities in the computer storage, networking and information technology industries. In fact, CTR was the first storage publication to have a Web presence. Today, the CTR website has a very loyal following and is one of the largest sites devoted to data storage and data management. The complete list of 2015 winners can be found at CTR at http://wwpi.com/mvp-award-winners/...

Cloud Computing: Windstream Receives 2015 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award

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Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network and cloud communications, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company helping clients build communities in print, in person and online, has named Windstream's Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) as a 2015 Unified Communications Product of the Year Award winner.

Windstream's Unified Communications as a Service (UCaaS) is a robust, enterprise-class, UC solution that integrates voice, multi-media, unified messaging, presence management, mobility and other services onto a single platform in the cloud. Hosted in Windstream Hosted Solutions' secure, protected and environmentally controlled data centers, this UC solution seamlessly integrates with Windstream's state-of-the-art, fully redundant private IP network to ensure the highest quality of service, providing optimized performance and scalability to adjust bandwidth speeds, as business needs change. Windstream has forged partnerships with a number of market leaders, including Avaya and Mitel, for even more customizable options...

YouEye a Finalist for Prestigious 2014-15 Cloud Awards Program

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YouEye, provider of an Agile Research Platform that decodes customer experiences, today announced that the company was recently a finalist in the prestigious 2014-2015 Cloud Awards Program in the "Data Innovation of the Year" and "Most Promising Start-Up" categories. Other nominees included Cloudera, CloudSigma and the US Energy Information Administration. The quality of the nominees underscores YouEye's ability to compete with multimillion-dollar programs and well-established industry leaders.

YouEye stands out in the cloud services market by providing an innovative Agile Research Platform that combines powerful study design and multimedia capture tools for desktop and mobile with a best-in-class experience analytics suite that identifies critical behavioral, sentiment, and event trends, providing qualitative context to quantitative data...

eFolder Awarded Coolest Cloud Storage Vendor and Coolest Cloud Computing Vendor by CRN

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eFolder, a leading supplier of business continuity and cloud file sync services for the IT channel, today announced that it has earned recognition on The Channel Company’s CRN 20 Coolest Cloud Storage Vendors of 2015 and 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors of 2015. These annual lists recognize some of the most innovative cloud companies supporting the IT channel today.

The 20 Coolest Cloud Storage Vendors and 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors honors are 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...

ProfitBricks Honored as Coolest Cloud Computing Vendor by CRN

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ProfitBricks, the price/performance leader in Cloud Computing IaaS, today announced it has earned recognition on The Channel Company's CRN 20 Coolest Cloud Infrastructure Vendors of 2015. This annual list recognizes some of the most innovative cloud companies supporting the IT channel today. This marks the third year ProfitBricks made the list.

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...

Forbes Article Names Zenoss One of the Best Cloud Computing Companies and CEOs to Work for in 2015

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Zenoss Inc., the leading provider of unified monitoring and analytics solutions for physical, virtual, and cloud-based IT infrastructure and applications, today announced it was named in a recent Forbes article as one of the best cloud computing companies and CEOs to work for in 2015. "It is an honor to be recognized by Forbes in this category and we congratulate the other top performing companies as well.”

This analysis was constructed using a combination of the latest Computer Reseller News CRN list, The 100 Coolest Cloud Computing Vendors Of 2015, as a baseline to compare Glassdoor.com scores. These standings include the (%) of employees who would recommend companies to a friend and (%) of employees who approve of the CEO...

Vaultive Honored as Coolest Cloud Computing Vendor by CRN

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Vaultive, the leader in cloud data encryption, 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...

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...