KACE Systems Management Appliance Named CODiE Award “Best Systems Management Solution” Finalist
KBOX Acknowledged by Panel of Industry Expert Judges for Achievement and Innovation
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – February 26, 2008 – KACE™, the leading systems management appliance company, today announced that its KBOX Systems Management Appliance has been named a finalist for “Best Systems Management Solution” by Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) for its 23rd Annual CODiE Awards. Winners will be announced on May 20 at the SIIA Net Gain Conference to be held in San Francisco.
The CODiE Awards celebrate outstanding achievement and vision in the software, digital content, and education technology industries. Through a unique combination of journalist and peer review, the CODiE Awards recognize outstanding products and services, as well as corporate excellence and philanthropy. More than 250 judges from the trade press, consulting, educators, IT specialists, and other knowledgeable, but neutral, experts have reviewed all products entered. Finalists were chosen from more than 1,000 nominations submitted by more than 600 companies.
“It is an honor for our KBOX systems management appliance to be named an SIIA CODiE award finalist,” stated Rob Meinhardt, CEO and co-founder of KACE. “The recognition by such a prestigious organization further validates the value and quality of our technology, which is bringing unprecedented ease of use and affordability to organizations for which traditional system management solutions have been either out of reach or overly complicated.”
According to SIIA, this year’s finalists represent a wide and impressive array of technology, business excellence, passion, and success. Ken Wash, SIIA president stated, “Competition is tough this year and that makes selection as a CODiE finalist a real achievement. All the companies on this year's list should feel justifiably proud of their recognition."
KACE helps customers save time and money. Systems managers are often forced to wear many hats throughout the day to work on a myriad of IT functions. KACE consolidates these functions by providing a single appliance for all projects, while delivering easy-to-use, comprehensive systems management that is affordable. The KBOX family of appliances fulfills all of the systems management needs of a medium enterprise from initial computer deployment to ongoing management and retirement.
KACE™ is the leading systems management appliance company. The award-winning KBOX™ family of appliances delivers easy-to-use, comprehensive systems management capabilities. KACE customers usually install in one day and enjoy the lowest total cost compared to software alternatives.
KACE is headquartered in Mountain View, California. To learn more about KACE and its product offerings, please visit http://www.kace.com or call 1-877-MGMT-DONE.