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SYS-CON Announces Cloud Computing Conference & Expo Awards

The results are in! 1st International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo Awards announced

With the advent of Cloud Computing, the cost of computation, application hosting and content storage and delivery is plunging fast by several orders of magnitude. Behind all the buzzwords, a basic shift is occurring - the wholesale outsourcing of core business applications. This is why many analysts and industry-watchers believe that Cloud Computing is changing not just the technology landscape but also the entire nature of the business models that underpin successful software and hardware companies.

SYS-CON Events offered all delegates at the 1st International Cloud Computing Conference & Expo 2008 West in San Jose, CA, the opportunity to cast their vote for their favorite cloud computing technology provider in five highly competitive categories. The results have been announced, and they are as follows:

Best Overall Cloud Product
Winner: VMware Infrastructure ESX - VMware

Best Cloud Platform
Winner: VMware Infrastructure ESX - VMware

Best Cloud Storage Solution
Winner: Cloud Files - Mosso (Rackspace)

Best Cloud Management Solution
Winner: The Process Factory - Cordys

Best Cloud Application
Winner: The Process Factory - Cordys

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