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Partner of the Year
EMC Corporation is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect, and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted, and cost-efficient way.
Learn more at www.EMC.com
For more than a century, IBM has been making the world a smarter place. In the past five years, we’ve seen enormous advances, as leaders have begun using the vast supply of Big Data to transform their enterprises through analytics, mobile technology, social business and the cloud. In this era of change and complexity, the pressure to stay competitive can be intense. Conventions once universally held are giving way to new perspectives, new ways of working and new solutions. Roles are changing. And, more than ever, leaders need a partner to help them adapt. Discover how IBM can help.
Learn more at www.ibm.com/smarterplanet
Box provides a secure way to share content and improve collaboration on any device. Desktop, tablet or mobile. From huge corporations to mom and pop stores, Box believes technology should never limit anything you do. Businesses of any size can be more productive, inventive and powerful on Box. The company is well funded by top VC firms like Andreessen Horowitz, Draper Fisher Jurvetson and U.S. Venture Partners. Box is proud to be on Forbes’ list of America’s Most Promising Companies, is used in 225,000 businesses - including 99% of the Fortune 500 — and is the go-to product of 25 million people.
Learn more at www.box.com
Tata Consultancy Services is an IT services, consulting and business solutions organization that delivers real results to global business, ensuring a level of certainty no other firm can match. TCS offers a consulting-led, integrated portfolio of IT and IT-enabled, infrastructure, engineering and assurance services. This is delivered through its unique Global Network Delivery Model, recognized as the benchmark of excellence in software development. A part of the Tata Group, India’s largest industrial conglomerate, TCS has a global footprint and is listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in India.
Learn more at www.tcs.com
Businesses, governments and nonprofits of all sizes trust CenturyLink’s integrated portfolio of information technology and cloud solutions to improve their agility and bottom-line performance. Advanced data networking, voice, Internet and data center colocation services are delivered over the company’s high-speed fiber optic network in the U.S and globally. CenturyLink is a global leader in secure, high-performance cloud infrastructure, cloud platform and cloud management services for enterprise workloads. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America’s largest corporations.
Learn more at www.centurylink.com/business
HP Enterprise Services aspires to be a strategic partner in helping our more than 1,000 business and government clients in 90 countries better serve their customers and citizens. We work to overcome their IT challenges, collaborating to make technology work for them, anytime and anywhere. To make it matter, so they can achieve more.
With a dedication to quality and innovation, we deliver IT consulting, systems integration, and applications development. Enterprises can also outsource IT functions and management to us in areas like infrastructure and business processes. These efforts enable organizations to take the best advantage of cloud computing, information optimization and enhanced security measures to achieve their goals.
It's the applied power of HP—our brand, our technical and industry expertise, our ability to handle the most complex environments. Above all, we are laser-focused on our relationship with our clients, and believe we're successful when they are successful. Because we're not in the digital era; we're in the solutions era. We help them achieve optimal outcomes, now and in the future.
Learn more at www.hp.com
ServiceNow is changing the way people work. With a service-orientation toward the activities, tasks and processes that make up day-to-day work life, we help the modern enterprise operate faster and be more scalable than ever before. Customers use our service model to define, structure and automate the flow of work, removing dependencies on email and spreadsheets to transform the delivery and management of services for the enterprise. ServiceNow provides service management for every department in the enterprise including IT, human resources, facilities, field service and more. We deliver a ‘lights-out, light-speed’ experience through our enterprise cloud — built to manage everything as a service.
Learn more at www.servicenow.com
VCE is a leading innovator of intelligent converged infrastructure systems. Customers rely on VCE for the fastest deployment of infrastructure and applications; the highest application performance and availability, and the lowest TCO. From our roots as a pioneer in converged infrastructure, we have extended our innovation:
- By integrating best in class technologies from Cisco, EMC and VMware, we engineer, manufacture and support Vblock™ Systems, the market-leading integrated infrastructure systems
- By simplifying integration into existing and emerging management frameworks, providing complete system context of configuration and health to introduce converged operations for IT infrastructure
- Through focused integration with leading applications, we simplify application deployment and optimize performance by extending standardization and automation to the runtime environment.
VCE offers a broad portfolio of products and services to accelerate IT transformation and dramatically simplify IT operations for mid-sized companies and large enterprises. With VCE, IT organizations are able to shift resources to focus more on innovation and less on maintenance.
Learn more at www.vce.com
AHEAD helps IT innovate by delivering Enterprise Service Management, Cloud Infrastructure, and Mobility solutions. We accomplish this by leveraging the AHEAD Innovation Framework. The AHEAD Innovation Framework is a prescriptive services lifecycle developed by AHEAD to help our clients deliver innovation through advances in Enterprise Service Management, Cloud Infrastructure, and Mobility.
Learn more at www.thinkahead.com
As the market leader in modern BPM software, Appian delivers a Work Platform that unites users with all their data, processes, and collaborations — in one environment, on any mobile device, through a simple social interface. Appian's Business Process Management (BPM) Suite seamlessly integrates work automation with native mobile and social capabilities. Appian is available on-premise and in the cloud, with complete portability. More than 3.5 million users, from Fortune 100 companies to the mid-market and small businesses worldwide, trust Appian to power their critical business processes.
Learn more at www.appian.com/
Citrix (NASDAQ:CTXS) is a leader in mobile workspaces, providing virtualization, mobility management, networking and cloud services to enable new ways to work better. Citrix solutions power business mobility through secure, personal workspaces that provide people with instant access to apps, desktops, data and communications on any device, over any network and cloud. This year Citrix is celebrating 25 years of innovation, making IT simpler and people more productive. With annual revenue in 2013 of $2.9 billion, Citrix solutions are in use at more than 330,000 organizations and by over 100 million users globally. Learn more atwww.citrix.com.
Learn more at www.citrix.com
Comcast Business offers Internet, Ethernet, Voice and TV for businesses. Built for business, services are delivered over a diverse, private network — the nation’s leading alternative to the phone company. With Internet speeds up to five times faster than DSL and Ethernet that provides carrier-grade data and Internet services, at speeds up to 10 GBPS, businesses will find the solution they need. Business Voice offers a variety of options like voice lines, PRI trunks and Business VoiceEdge™ — our virtual PBX solution. And Business TV will keep customers entertained. Customers also value the 24x7 dedicated business support everywhere: phone, web and online.
Learn more at business.comcast.com/enterprise
A singular vision—a belief in a better way to address current and future data management needs—guides CommVault in the development of Singular Information Management® solutions for high-performance data protection, universal availability and simplified management of data on complex storage networks. CommVault’s exclusive single-platform architecture gives companies unprecedented control over data growth, costs and risk.
CommVault® Simpana® software modules were designed to work together seamlessly from the ground up, sharing a single code and common function set, to deliver superlative Backup & Recovery, Archive, Replication, Search and Resource Management capabilities.
Learn more at www.commvault.com
Custom Business Solutions is a Michigan based IT Consulting and Staffing firm focused on client and employee relationships. Ultimately, we are a solutions company providing staffing as one of our many offerings. The growth of our clientele is an indicator that our consultants are results-oriented, technically proficient, and motivated to deliver smart solutions. We believe people are the most important piece of any organization’s success. We pride ourselves on solving companies’ problems through finding the right people. We are passionate about what we do. We take pride in identifying a problem and creating a solution to achieve corporate goals.
Learn more at www.custom-it.com
Information Builders helps organizations transform data into business value. Our software solutions for business intelligence and analytics, integration, and data integrity empower people to make smarter decisions, strengthen customer relationships, and drive growth. Our dedication to customer success is unmatched in the industry. That's why tens of thousands of leading organizations rely on Information Builders to be their trusted partner. Founded in 1975, Information Builders is headquartered in New York, NY, with offices around the world, and remains one of the largest independent, privately held companies in the industry. Visit us at informationbuilders.com, follow us on Twitter at @infobldrs, like us on Facebook, and visit our LinkedInpage.
Learn more at www.informationbuilders.com
Logicalis is an international IT solutions and managed services provider with a breadth of knowledge and expertise in communications and collaboration, data center and cloud services, and managed services. Logicalis employs nearly 3,700 people worldwide, including highly trained service specialists who design, specify, deploy and manage complex ICT infrastructures to meet the needs of almost 6,000 corporate and public sector customers. To achieve this, Logicalis maintains strong partnerships with technology leaders such as Cisco, HP, IBM, CA Technologies, EMC, NetApp, Microsoft, VMware and ServiceNow. The Logicalis Group has annualized revenues of $1.6 billion, from operations in Europe, North America, Latin America and Asia Pacific, and is fast establishing itself as one of the leading IT and Communications solution integrators specializing in the areas of advanced technologies and services.
Learn more at www.us.logicalis.com
Okta is the market leading on-demand identity and access management service that enables enterprises to accelerate the secure adoption of their web based applications, both in the cloud and behind the firewall. Okta delivers a complete solution addressing the needs of IT, end users, and business leaders; no customization required.
With a catalog of pre-integrated applications and deep integration with Active Directory, Okta provides IT centralized user provisioning, access management, and reporting. Every end user gets a personalized, single sign-on home page for all of their applications, and business leaders get the insight they need to maximize ROI and track compliance.
Learn more at www.okta.com
QAD Inc. is a leading provider of enterprise software and services designed for global manufacturing companies. For more than 30 years, QAD has provided global manufacturing companies with an enterprise resource planning (ERP) system that supports operational requirements: including financials, manufacturing, demand and supply chain planning, customer management, business intelligence and business process management. With QAD, customers and partners in the automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology, industrial products and life sciences industries can better align daily operations with their strategic goals to meet their vision of becoming more Effective Enterprises.
Learn more at www.qad.com
Stefanini is a global IT services company with over 85 offices in 34 countries across the Americas, Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. Since 1987, Stefanini has been providing offshore, onshore and nearshore IT services, including application managed services and project-based support, IT infrastructure outsourcing (help desk support and desktop managed services) and strategic IT staffing solutions to enterprises around the world. Stefanini maintains a strong presence in industries such as financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, chemical, services, technology, public sector and utilities. The corporate global headquarters is located in Sao Paulo, Brazil with European headquarters in Brussels and North American headquarters in metropolitan Detroit.
Learn more at stefanini.com
Workday is a leading provider of enterprise cloud applications for human resources and finance. Founded in 2005, Workday delivers human capital management, financial management, and analytics applications designed for the world’s largest organizations. Hundreds of companies, ranging from medium-sized businesses to Fortune 50 enterprises, have selected Workday.
Learn more at www.workday.com