International Cloud Computing Program Announces Shortlist
Irvine, Calif. – December, 20, 2017 – Numecent, Inc. is a finalist in the 2017-2018 Cloud Awards Program in the category Best Platform as a Service or Cloud Middleware.
The cloud computing awards program celebrates excellence and innovation in the rapid-growth cloud computing market. The awarding body accepts applications worldwide, covering the US, Canada, APAC, and EMEA. Organizations of any size are accepted for consideration in the program, including those from governmental bodies, start-ups, and established multinationals.
The 2017-18 categories include “Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution, Best Software as a Service, Most Innovative Use of Data, and Most Promising Start-Up.
Arthur Hitomi, Co-Founder and CEO of Numecent said: “For Numecent, being shortlisted in the Cloud Awards in the Best Platform as a Service category is clear recognition of the team’s hard work and dedication to excellence and innovation. We are consistently uncovering new uses for our Cloudpaging technology, the most recent of which has been truly ground-breaking for the online software industry. Cloudpaging eliminates the barriers for Independent Software Vendors to provision applications from the cloud with a subscription-based model.”
Cloud Awards organizer Larry Johnson said: “Again, we have seen an overwhelming level of engagement from organizations of all sizes, each showing their commitment to cloud-based technologies and leveraging them in their own unique way. We have seen new levels of excellence in the submissions reviewed, and the judges have had great difficulty in categorizing those applications which should move further in the process.”
Over 300 organizations entered, with entries coming from across the globe, covering the Americas, Australia, Europe and the Middle East. You can view the full shortlist here: https://www.cloud-awards.com/2018-shortlist.
Final winners will be announced on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.
About the Cloud Awards
The Cloud Awards is an international program which has been recognizing and honoring industry leaders, innovators and organizational transformation in cloud computing. The awards are open to large, small, established and start-up organizations from across the entire globe, with an aim to find and celebrate the pioneers who will shape the future of the Cloud as we move into 2018 and beyond. Categories include Most Promising Start-Up, Best SaaS, and “Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution. Finalists were selected by a judging panel of international industry experts. For more information about the Cloud Awards please visit http://www.cloud-awards.com/.
Numecent is the pioneer of Cloudpaging, an award-winning cloud technology designed to maximize application compatibility and portability across modern desktop environments. Created by a world-class team of engineers, its core technology was developed at University of California, Irvine with funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA). Headquartered in Irvine, California and backed by Deutsche Telekom, Numecent launched out of “stealth” mode in 2012. Today, the company serves millions of users around the world, with two satellite locations in London and Tokyo. Continuing its spirit of innovation, its technology portfolio includes 58 issued patents (and counting).
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