Microsoft wins DataNews award: Software company of the year

Datanews AwardYes “IT makes sense” Glimlach . At the yearly DataNews Awards for Excellence Microsoft received the prestigious Software Company of the year award ahead of SAP and Oracle. Some 2000 DataNews voters got us in the top 3 and the actual ranking was done by an industry jury of CIO’s and well known ICT personalities.

The jury sees the Microsoft Cloud computing approach and especially Azure as a revolution from the company.

Our friends at RealDolmen won the Systems Integrator award. Congratulations to all winners and runner-up!!!

– Hardware Company of the Year: Cisco, runners-up: Dell en HP
– Storage Company of the Year: EMC, runners-up: HP en Netapp
– Security Company of the Year: Symantec, runners-up: IBM en Intel
– Software Company of the Year: Microsoft, runners-up: Oracle en SAP
– Consultancy Company of the Year: Gartner, runners-up: CapGemini en Accenture
– System Integrator of the Year: RealDolmen, runners-up CSC en Trasys
– Outsourcing Company of the Year: Tata Consultancy Services, runners-up: Econocom en Getronics
– Networking Integrator of the Year: Dimension Data, runners-up: Belgacom en Siemens Enterprise
– Telecom Services Company of the Year: Belgacom, runners-up: Mobistar en Telenet
– Innovative Company of the Year: Apple, runners-up: Microsoft en Google
– Belgian Company of the Year: Barco, runners-up: Iris en RealDolmen
– Belgian Start-up of the Year: Knowledge Plaza, runners-up: World of Gaming en Luma International