Zerto Named an Innovative Technology of the Year Cloud Finalist for the 18th Annual Technology Leadership Awards
July 29, 2015, Cambridge, Mass. — Zerto, setting the standard for disaster recovery in virtualized and cloud environments, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the Innovative Technology of the Year — Cloud category for the 2015 Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) Technology Leadership Awards. Zerto is committed to keeping enterprise and cloud IT running 24/7 by providing innovative, simple, reliable and scalable business continuity software solutions. The other finalists in the running for this award, include Progress Software, Cloudlock, Cloudhealth Technologies and Tracelink.
MassTLC unveiled the finalists for the 18th annual awards on Wednesday night during a cocktail reception hosted at the Microsoft NERD Center. Attended by hundreds of executives, technologists, investors, media, analysts and other members of the Massachusetts innovation ecosystem, this year’s award nominees represent the best of the region’s tech industry in 16 categories. A complete list of finalists appears on the MassTLC site masstlcawards.org/finalists/.
“Our congratulations to Zerto and to all of the 18th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards finalists. Each one is an example of the executive leadership, business acumen and technological innovation fueling Massachusetts’ economy and an example of the breadth and depth of talent in our region,” said Tom Hopcroft, president and CEO of Mass Technology Leadership Council.
Finalists were selected from hundreds of nominations, as judged by panels of executives, investors, analysts, media and thought leaders in each of the 16 categories who participated in the selection process. The pool of finalists will be further narrowed during the coming weeks. Winners will be announced on Wednesday, September 16, at the MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. More details, advance registration and sponsorship information are available at masstlcawards.org/.
“As a Boston based, and rapidly growing, technology startup we’re ecstatic our industry peers and fellow innovators have recognized Zerto as a finalist for the MassTLC’s Innovative Technology of the Year Award within the cloud category. The growing sophistication of cloud environments highlights the competitiveness of this category, and represents a tremendous opportunity for organizations to improve their business performance by increasing the flexibility of their IT infrastructures,” said Paul Zeiter, President, Zerto. “Given the broad application and need for protecting critical production workloads we’re proud of how far Zerto Virtual Replication has come in a short while, and extend a congratulations to all our fellow finalists and nominees.”
Award categories for the 2015 Technology Leadership Awards include: CEO of the Year, CTO of the Year, Emerging Executive of the Year, Private Company of the Year, Public Company of the Year, Start-up to Watch, Innovative Technology of the Year — Big Data, Innovative Technology of the Year — Cloud, Innovative Technology of the Year — Education Technology, Innovative Technology of the Year — Healthcare and Life Sciences, Innovative Technology of the Year — Internet of Things, Innovative Technology of the Year — Mobile Applications, Innovative Technology of the Year — Mobile Technology, Innovative Technology of the Year — Robotics, Innovative Technology of the Year — Sales & Marketing, Innovative Technology of the Year — Security.
The 2015 Technology Leadership Awards are sponsored by (Platinum) Aericon, Heidrick and Struggles, Invest Hong Kong, Invest Northern Ireland, Marsh & McLennan Agency, Microsoft, PwC, Skyscope, (Gold) Century Link , ChenPR, Cisco, kSquare Law and Raytheon.
About The Mass Technology Leadership Council, Inc.
With more than 550 member companies, the Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region’s leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC’s purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests. More at www.masstlc.org
Zerto is committed to keeping enterprise and cloud IT running 24/7 by providing innovative, simple, reliable and scalable business continuity software solutions. Through the Zerto Cloud Continuity Platform, organizations can seamlessly move and protect virtualized workloads between public, private and hybrid clouds. The company’s flagship product, Zerto Virtual Replication, has become the standard for protection, recovery and migration of applications in cloud and virtualized datacenters, and won numerous awards, including Best of Show at VMworld 2011, Best of VMworld Europe 2014, as well as 2011, 2012 and 2013 Product of the Year Awards for its innovative hypervisor-based replication approach. For more information, go to www.zerto.com
For more information, contact:
CHEN PR for MassTLC
Chief Operating Officer, MassTLC