Wakefield, MA – November 27, 2013 - StarWind Software Inc., a leading provider of software-defined storage solutions for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 and Microsoft Hyper-V 2012 R2, today announced that the company has been named the first runner-up in two categories: Virtualization Management Product of the Year and Storage Virtualization Product of the Year at the SVC Awards 2013, the world’s most important IT awards. Recognized for its storage virtualization solution, StarWind iSCSI SAN & NAS, the company demonstrates strong competitive advantages, proven technology, uniqueness and effectiveness in the virtualization and storage fields.
"We are absolutely thrilled to be recognized as one of the 2013 finalists at the SVC Awards," said Anton Kolomyeytsev, CTO and Chief Architect of StarWind Software, Inc. "It is a huge achievement for our company to reach second place in two categories in face of fierce competition. It renews our motivation and determination for the coming year. We are very grateful to everyone who supported us!"
Franziska Priebe, Marketing Manager of award organisers, Angel Business Communications, said "This year we have had not only a significant increase in the overall number of nominations but also in the total votes received. The SVC Awards recognize the users, manufacturers and suppliers operating in the cloud, virtualization and storage sectors, and are voted for by the readers of our wide range of print and online publications. All finalists did well in making the shortlist and it was tough competition, so congratulations to StarWind Software on bagging the first Runner Up title in two categories: Virtualization Management Product of the Year and Storage Virtualization Product of the Year."
About Storage Virtualization Cloud (SVC) Awards
The Storage Virtualization Cloud (SVC) Awards reward the products, projects and services as well as honour companies and teams operating in the cloud, virtualization and storage sectors. The SVC Awards recognize the achievements of end-users, channel partners and vendors alike, and in the end-user category there was an award made to the supplier who nominated the winning organisation. Winners are selected by public vote.
About StarWind Software Inc.
StarWind Software provides storage virtualization solutions to customers in over 100 countries. The StarWind Software Defined Storage solution delivers the benefits of high-cost hardware-based Storage Area Network (SAN) solutions, but at a much lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). StarWind's flagship iSCSI SAN software solution allows any industry-standard server to deliver fault-tolerant and highly available storage. StarWind fully supports virtual environments, including VMware, Hyper-V, XenServer and Linux.
Since 2003, StarWind has pioneered the iSCSI SAN software industry and is the solution of choice for over 30,000 customers worldwide in more than 100 countries and from small and midsize companies to governments and Fortune 1000 companies.
For more information on StarWind Software Inc., visit: www.starwindsoftware.com