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VMTurbo Named a Finalist for the 2012 Tech Trailblazers Awards

VMTurbo, the leading provider of intelligent workload management software for cloud and virtualized environments, today announced that it has been selected as a Virtualization Trailblazer finalist in the 2012 Tech Trailblazer Awards. Highlighting enterprise startups from all over the globe, the Tech Trailblazers Awards recognizes technological and commercial innovation and entrepreneurial excellence in the areas of big data, cloud, infosecurity, mobile, networking, storage, sustainable IT, emerging markets and virtualization.

“As companies expand their use of virtual infrastructure and cloud services, they require a comprehensive, automated IT operations management solution that does more than just alert them to performance problems. VMTurbo Operations Manager automates the decision making process to prescriptively control how virtual and physical resources are allocated and guarantee workload performance,” said Lou Shipley, president and CEO of VMTurbo. “Being named a finalist for the Tech Trailblazers Awards is a testament to our market momentum and the innovative technology our team has developed to ensure customers are successful in their existing virtualized environments as well as confident in adopting cloud infrastructures in the future.”

Virtualized data centers and cloud infrastructures require a different approach for operations management. VMTurbo delivers a cloud-scale control plane that identifies constraints and automates resource allocation decisions to optimize utilization and meet SLAs. The technology addresses resource contention before problems occur, makes certain that applications have the resources they require, and ensures the infrastructure is utilized in the most efficient way possible.

Voting for the awards is currently open to the public and will continue through December 14. Winners will be announced on Dec. 18 at 6 a.m. PT via twitter and the Tech Trailblazers press room. Vote for VMTurbo here: bit.ly/TfSoHD.

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About the Tech Trailblazers Awards

Tech Trailblazers is a new concept in awards, designed explicitly for smaller businesses and startups that are less than five years old and at C-series funding or below. The awards have low barriers to entry and prizes that not only recognize startup innovation, but also proactively help startups grow their businesses with exclusive coaching, mentoring and development from VCs and leading CTOs as well as an estimated prize fund worth in excess of $1m. The awards seek to recognize true innovators in the following enterprise technology and other areas:

  • Big Data Trailblazers
  • Cloud Trailblazers
  • Emerging Markets Trailblazers
  • Mobile Technology Trailblazers
  • Networking Trailblazers
  • Security Trailblazers
  • Storage Trailblazers
  • Sustainable IT Trailblazers
  • Virtualization Trailblazers

About VMTurbo Operations Manager

VMTurbo Operations Manager is the only solution on the market that understands application performance, resource utilization and capacity constraints in a virtualized data center, and is able to automatically adjust allocation to ensure service based on priority. Since its initial release, more than 8,000 cloud service providers and enterprises worldwide have deployed the VMTurbo platform to gain greater control and prevent performance issues across their virtual infrastructure.

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About VMTurbo

VMTurbo delivers an Intelligent Workload Management solution for cloud and enterprise virtualization environments. VMTurbo’s patent-pending Economic Scheduling Engine dynamically adjusts resource allocation to meet workload service levels and business goals. The VMTurbo platform first launched in August 2010 and since that time more than 8,000 cloud service providers and enterprises worldwide have deployed the platform, including British Telecom, Omnicare and L-3 Communications. Using VMTurbo, our customers ensure that applications get the resources they need to operate reliably, while utilizing infrastructure and human resources in the most efficient way. For more information, visit www.vmturbo.com.

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