VeloCloud Earns 2017 Cloud Product of the Year Stevie Award
VeloCloud Earns 2017 Cloud Product of the Year Stevie® Award -- American Business Awards℠ Honors VeloCloud as Bronze Winner for Innovative SD-WAN Supporting Network Agility, Scalability and Simplified Branch Implementations while Delivering Superior Access to Services
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 16, 2017 -- VeloCloud™ Networks, Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN company, today announced it earned a coveted Stevie® Award in the 15th Annual American Business Awards program this month. VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN earned the Bronze Stevie Award in the New Product of the Year -- Software -- Cloud Platform awards category.
The American Business Awards are one of the nation’s premier business awards programs. More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.
“Each year the judges find the quality and variety of the nominations to be greater than the year before,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “The 2017 competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud.”
VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables Enterprises to securely support application growth, network agility, and simplified branch and end-point implementations while delivering optimized access to cloud services, private datacenters and enterprise applications. Global Service Providers are able to increase revenue, deliver advanced services and increase flexibility by delivering elastic transport, performance for cloud applications, and integrated advanced services all via a zero-touch deployment and operations model. Both Enterprises and Service Providers benefit from the multi-tenant cloud gateway architecture and the ability to support real-time applications over private, broadband and wireless links. With VeloCloud, The Cloud is the Network™.
“VeloCloud is pleased to be recognized in the industry again for our genuine Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN services,” said VeloCloud VP of Marketing Michael Wood. “We are honored to be selected from more than 3,600 nominations for this Cloud Product of the Year Stevie Award from the American Business Awards, proving again that VeloCloud is the leader in cloud-based SD-WAN. VeloCloud enables enterprises and service providers to deliver exceptional quality, performance and reliability of on-premises and cloud services without the complexity of legacy WAN architectures.”
Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on June 20. Tickets are now on sale. Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2017 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.
VeloCloud Networks™, Inc. is the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN company, a Gartner Cool Vendor, the Frost & Sullivan Product Leader in the SD-WAN Solution Market, and a Best of Interop and Best of VMworld winner. The company simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises. VeloCloud SD-WAN includes: a choice of public, private or hybrid cloud network for enterprise-grade connection to cloud and enterprise applications; branch office enterprise appliances and optional data center appliances; software-defined control and automation; and virtual services delivery. VeloCloud has received financing from investors including NEA, Venrock, March Capital Partners, Hermes Growth Partners, Telstra Ventures, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Cisco Investments, and The Fabric, and is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif.