2020 IT World Awards Winners

15th Annual Network PG’s 2020 IT World Awards

Grand Trophy Winners (alphabetically)
Decision Lens
Epson America, Inc.
Inspired eLearning LLC
Onward Security Corporation
Quest Software
Semperis
SonicWall
Viettel Group
VNPT VinaPhone
WatchGuard Technologies

2020 IT World Awards Winners

Hot Company of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
BIGO Technology Pte Ltd | Singapore | Reviews 300m+ images daily with 99% accuracy against inappropriate content. |
SILVER WINNER
Brightfield | New York, NY, United States | Created the world’s leading unified workforce data and analytics service. |
BRONZE WINNER
Awake Security | Santa Clara, California, United States | Won Gold Edison Award for Best New Cybersecurity Product |

Hot Company of the Year | IT Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
BigID | New York, NY, United States | World Economic Forum (WEF) 2019 Tech Pioneer Award | Dimitri Sirota, co-founder & CEO Nimrod Vax, co-founder & CTO
SILVER WINNERS
2Checkout | Atlanta, Georgia, United States | 2Checkout Winter Release: Enriched Payment Capabilities with API 6.0 |
CoreView | Milan, Italy | CoreView experienced 173% YoY revenue growth from 2018 to 2019. |
BRONZE WINNER
setschedule | Irvine, Califronia, United States | SetSchedule allows real estate professionals to streamline the sales process |

Hot Company of the Year | IT Services
GOLD WINNER
Cloudticity | Seattle, Washington, United States | Helping customers build solutions that create a better healthcare system | Gerry Miller, Chris Whaley, Kate Wang, Nicole Chaika, Thomas Zinn, Rob Williams, Steven Middleton, Chris Covington, Marija Bulatovic, Matt Jones, Josh Lee
SILVER WINNER
Quadrant Resource | Redmond, California, United States | Fastest Growing Tech company recognized by INC 5000 and Deloitte |

Hot Company of the Year | IT Software
GOLD WINNER
invo POS Technologies | Bahrain | Provide successful solution for food and beverage businesses |

Hot Company of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
iboss | Boston, MA United States | iboss changes the way cloud security is delivered |

Hot Company of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Shape Security | Santa Clara, California, United States | Shape hit unicorn status and was acquired by F5 Networks. |

Hot Company of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | Award winning security company raised $40M with exponential revenue growth |
SILVER WINNERS
NuData Security, a Mastercard Company | Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada | The world’s largest behavioral network for best-in-class online user verification. |
SentinelOne | Mountain View, California, United States | First cybersecurity vendor to offer EPP, EDR, IoT, and CWPP. |
BRONZE WINNERS
Onward Security Corporation | Xindian Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan | Develop automated security assessment with AI and machine learning features |
PC Matic | Sioux City, IA United States | Only made in America, white-list software. |
Thycotic | Washington, DC United States | Thycotic’s Secret Server is the only feature-complete PAM service. |

Startup of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNERS
Captains Inc | Concord, California, United States | Amazon choice 2018 & 2019 for our other product. | Mark Amouzgar, CEO & Founder  Neha Joshi, Co-founder & CMO  2017
Volterra | Santa Clara, California, United States | Volterra launched from stealth with over $50 million in funding. | 2017
SILVER WINNERS
Anyscale | Berkeley, California, United States | Launched with $20.6M Series A funding, led by Andreessen Horowitz | 2019
Blue Hexagon | Sunnyvale, California, United States | First and only 100% deep learning cybersecurity solution | Nayeem Islam, CEO and co-founder Saumitra Das, CTO and co-founder 2019
FutureAI | Washington, DC, United States | Software project contributes to the advancement of AI to AGI | 2018
Luminance | London, United Kingdom | 188 customers using Luminance in 80 languages within 3 years. | 2016
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | 2016
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah | 2016
ONE Tech | Dallas, Texas, United States | The development and deployment of MicroAI™ | Yasser Khan | 2018
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharastra India | It’s AI VM product helps top department of US Govt | Trishneet Arora | 2016
Veego Software | Tel Aviv, Israel and New York, NY | Veego ends smart home malfunctions to improve the user experience | 2018

Startup of the Year | IT Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
ChaosSearch | Boston, Massachusetts, United States | ChaosSearch speeds log analytics, slashes costs at massive cloud scale | 2018
SILVER WINNER
Humanitix | Sydney, NSW, Australia | Growing our impact by 5000% in 2.5 years | 2017
BRONZE WINNER
Knecto LLC | Tampa, Florida, United States | Creating turnkey IT solution for product authentication and consumer engagement | 2017

Startup of the Year | IT Hybrid
GOLD WINNER
Knecto LLC | Tampa, Florida, United States | Creating turnkey IT solution for product authentication and consumer engagement | 2017

Startup of the Year | IT Services
GOLD WINNER
eStruxture Data Centers | Montreal, Quebec, Canada | eStruxture achieved an annual average power saving of 70 percent. | 2017
SILVER WINNERS
AccessOrange | Hong Kong | In <3 years we have obtained 100+ customers in APAC | 2016
Ximple Things Pte. Ltd. | Singapore | Revolutionising the processes of electronics purchase and warranty management | 2017
BRONZE WINNERS
Cloud Analogy Softech Pvt Ltd | NOIDA, Utter Pradesh, India | Top B2B Companies Global 2019 | Nitesh SIngh | 2016
CyberHoot | Portsmouth, NH, California | Training Videos, Policies, and Phish Testing | Craig Taylor – Co-Owner Chuck Taylor- Co-Owner Brad Margist-Developer 2019
Hacktory | New York, NY, California | Fully automated gamified learning platform for cybersecurity students and professionals | 2019
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | 2016

Startup of the Year | IT Software
GOLD WINNER
EditMentor Inc. | United States/Armenia | EditMentor is putting creativity at the core of education. | Gor Vardanyan – EditMentor’s Chief Technology Officer, business analyst with 17 years of experience Misha Tenenbaum – EditMentor’s Chief Executive Officer, editing industry veteran Sona Ter-Asatryan – Project manager with 9 years of work experience Armen Mshetsyan – EditMentor’s Chief Solution Architect Anushavan Karapetyan – Senior programmer with 4 years of work experience 2019
SILVER WINNERS
fillthedoc | Amsterdam | Over 50 submissions of new clients in two months | 2019
Yugabyte | Sunnyvale, California, United States | Powering Global, Business Critical Applications at Internet Scale | 2016
BRONZE WINNERS
Fillthedoc | Amsterdam | Digitization of every (complex) contract in any system or application | 2019
Igiko | Tallinn, Harjumaa, Estonia | Developed and launched a high-demand product in a short time | 2016
LionO360 | Princeton, New Jersey, United States | LionO360 Platform Empowers SMBs to Grow and Expand | 2016
Mesier AS | Oslo, Norway | Unique blend of Compliance, IT and HRMl in one software | Geir Christian Karlsen | 2017

Startup of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Kindite | Tel Aviv, Central distict, Israel | Client-side encryption while keeping encryption keys within the organization’s environment | 2018
SILVER WINNERS
Altitude Networks | San Francisco, California, United States | Acuant protects company data against unauthorized access, sharing, and theft | 2018
Zeguro | San Francisco, California, United States | Straight-Through Processing: Get an insurance quote and policy in minutes | 2016
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah | 2016
Knecto LLC | Tampa, Florida, United States | Creating turnkey IT solution for product authentication and consumer engagement | 2017
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharastra India | It’s AI VM product helps top department of US Govt | Trishneet Arora | 2016

Startup of the Year | Security Hybrid
GOLD WINNER
Knecto LLC | Tampa, Florida, United States | Creating turnkey IT solution for product authentication and consumer engagement | 2017

Startup of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Cymulate | Rishon LeZion | Achieved 240% revenue growth in global 2019 new bookings | 2016
SILVER WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah | 2016
Buguard | Cairo, Egypt | Providing Security Services for free for non-profit charities | 2019
Cyberwarspace, Inc | Chicago, IL United States | Nominated For Rising Start Award By 1871 for year 2020 | 2017
BRONZE WINNERS
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir | 2016
TAC Security | Mumbai, Maharastra India | It’s AI VM product helps top department of US Govt | Trishneet Arora | 2016

Startup of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Ananda Networks | San Francisco, CA | The company launched and announced $6mill seed funding this month | 2019
SILVER WINNERS
Adversa | Israel | We developed solutions for fully assessing and protecting AI systems. | 2019
Apptega | Atlanta, Georgia United States | Apptega sold-out its first annual Amplify 2019 cybersecurity conference. | Armistead Whitney | 2017
Dasera | Sunnyvale, California, United States | One of three startups chosen to present at RSAC Launchpad | 2019
Eclypsium | Portland | Enterprise Device Security Down To The Firmware and Hardware Level | 2017
ID R&D | New York, NY | Improves authentication and fights fraud while delivering a frictionless UX | 2016
Portshift | Tel Aviv, Israel | Protect against vulnerabilities across images, containers, Kubernetes, and runtime deployments. | 2018
BRONZE WINNERS
1touch.io | Stamford, Connecticut, United States | Inventa enables increased security and compliance with data privacy regulations. | 2018
AppsCo Inc. | St. Louis, Missouri | Connecting staff, services and data safely and securely | Geir Christian Karlsen – AppsCo CEO and Founder | 2017
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah | 2016
ZecOps | San Francisco, California United States | Automated Digital Forensics | 2017
Zero Networks | Tel Aviv, Israel; New York, NY United States | Achieving an Airtight Zero Trust Network Access Stance, at Scale | 2019

Startup of the Year | Telecommunications
GOLD WINNER
InfinityBeam IoT Labs | Panvel, India | Uptime assurance using AI and Automation | 2019

Startup of the Year | Others
GOLD WINNER
Upstream Security | Israel | The first cloud-based cybersecurity solution to protect connected cars. | 2017
SILVER WINNER
TalVista | San Diego, California, United States | Improved diverse applicant pool by 30% | Elaine Orler Scot Sessions 2018
BRONZE WINNERS
Patient Chatter LLC | Naperville, Illinois, United States | Patient Chatter won the 2020 WBENCPitch Pivot Competition by WBENC | 2020
Your Marketing Authority | Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States | Helping small technology firms win industry attention and brand recognition | Gail Blount | 2017

Best IT Workplace for Career Development & Training
GOLD WINNER
Sundown Solutions | Denton, TX, United States | Our first apprentice is now our head of service delivery |

IT Service Provider of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Chetu, Inc. | Plantation, Florida, United States | Back-to-back years of double-digit growth and over $56M in revenue. |

Fastest Growing IT Company of the Year
GOLD WINNER
iTechArt Group | New York, NY, United States | Significantly grew our technical team |

Best IT Company of the Year | IT Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Cloudera | Palo Alto, California United States | Cloudera unlocks the power of data from Edge to AI. |
SILVER WINNER
GFT | London, United Kingdom | Revenue from cloud solutions rose three-fold to €27million in one-year |

Best IT Company of the Year | IT Services
GOLD WINNER
Algoworks | Sunnyvale, California, United States | Won ETNow Stars of the Industry Awards 2018 |
SILVER WINNER
Viettel Business Solutions – Viettel Group | Hanoi City, Vietnam | Intelligent Operations Center Most Innovative Smart Cities Project in Asia |

Best IT Company of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Gigamon | Santa Clara, California United States | Gigamon helps leading companies complete DX journeys and stay secure. |
SILVER WINNER
Chaitin Tech | Beijing, China | Ultimate World Class Enterprises Security Capability via Tech-driven Services. |

Best IT Company of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
PC Matic | Sioux City, IA United States | Using our whitelist technology, customers are free from cyber threats. |
SILVER WINNER
Onward Security Corporation | Xindian Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan | Develop automated security assessment with AI and machine learning features |
BRONZE WINNER
NopSec | Brooklyn, NY, United States | Single Platform for Prioritization and Remediation of Security Vulnerabilities |

Communications or PR Executive of the Year | Information Technology
GOLD WINNER
Commvault | Tinton Falls, NJ, United States | Positioning the New Commvault as an Innovative IT Industry Leader | Miranda Foster, Vice President of Worldwide Communications

Communications or PR Campaign of the Year | Best Product or Service Launch
GOLD WINNER
Experian | Costa Mesa, California, United States | Impactful Coverage of Innovation Initiatives at Experian |

Communications or PR Outstanding Achievement of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Cisco Systems, Inc. | San Jose, California United States | Intelligence engine transforms social and news from responsive to real-time. | Vitor de Souza, Joie Healy, Kirsten Chiala, Stephanie Chan, Eric Chu, Sophia Lin, Hau Nguyen, Rommel Bermudez, Srikanth Shoda, Shelley Harper, Stephanie Marinez

Achievement of the Year in Video, Commercial, Advertising, and Short-Film
GOLD WINNER
Inspired eLearning LLC | San Antonio, Texas. United States | Winner of 5 security awareness industry awards! |

Customer Service and Support Project or Initiative of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Ultimate Software | Weston, Florida, United States | 88% of customers’ questions successfully answered by their peers |

Customer Service and Support Team-Department of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Infosec | Madison, Wisconsin, United States | Providing white-glove support for clients of our cybersecurity education platforms | Scott Frederickson Vince Formanek Kevin Kluzak Rashod Johnson Julie Cislo-Sykes Ted Hock Emma Waite Kevin Angeley Jill Vitale Lori Aiello Sonja Christoffersen Jordan Filip Jessie Castello Dane Donnelly Julie Schrank
SILVER WINNERS
Fastly | San Francisco, California, United States | Developing a one-click solution for common functionalities | Kim Ogletree Kami Richey Jill Kahn Corben Henry Mindy Mesquita
PowerDMS | Orlando, Florida, US | Empowering customers with education, certifications, and exceptional customer service. | Casey Hostetter – Service Desk Manager Ray Lau – Director of Customer Marketing Patty Costley – Training Manager Andy Roy – Customer Success Operations Analyst Sandy Miranda – Chief Customer Officer
BRONZE WINNERS
Adaptiva | Kirkland, WA, United States | Achieved 100% satisfaction rating from customers for 18 consecutive months | Adaptiva Global Customer Support and Solutions Team
QOS Networks | Irvine, California United States | Revitalized the support org to drive up NPS | The Entire IT support team including NOC, project managers, and engineers. 

Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Asia-Pacific
GOLD WINNER
Viettel Business Solutions Corporation – Viettel Group | Hanoi City, Vietnam | Paperless revolution and efficiency enhancement |

Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in Europe
GOLD WINNER
Syncron | Stockholm, Sweden | Syncron develops blueprint for Syncron Price deployments in the marketplace |

Best Deployments and Customer Success of the Year in USA
GOLD WINNER
Waggl | San Francisco, California, United States | VA North Texas deployed Waggl to Cultivate a Speak-Up Culture | Froylan Garza, Assistant Director, Outpatient Services, VA North Texas Health Care System Shirleen Smith, Magnet Program Director, Department of Veteran Affairs Michael Papay, Co-founder and CEO, Waggl Tony Mitchell, Chief Evangelist, Waggl Philip Gallia, Engagement Manager, Waggl Jedd Parker, Customer Success Technical Lead, Waggl Hui Lin Tan, Head of Engagement Management, Customer Success, Waggl  
SILVER WINNER
Whatfix | San Jose, California, United States | Whatfix drives unprecedented, sustained sales success through customer satisfaction. |
BRONZE WINNERS
QOS Networks | Irvine, California United States | Reduced Bandwidth Costs, Rapid Deployment, Better Performance, Updated Technology |
Syncron | Stockholm, Sweden | Deployment of Syncron Inventory completely remotely |

Information Technology Educator of the Year
GOLD WINNER
Terranova Security | Montreal, Quebec, Canada | Trained 10 million persons 200 countries. 250 topics. 40 languages. |

Executive of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
Awake Security | Santa Clara, California, United States | Became a cybersecurity industry mentor to entrepreneurs and students alike | Rahul Kashyap

Executive of the Year | Security Hybrid
GOLD WINNER
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | Panjwani leads WatchGuard’s mission to make enterprise-grade security simple. | Prakash Panjwani

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
Blue Hexagon | Sunnyvale, California, United States | First and only 100% deep learning cybersecurity solution | Saumitra Das
SILVER WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
BRONZE WINNERS
Inspiren | New York, NY, United States | First Hybrid Sensing AI Platform of Computer Vision/BLE in Healthcare | Jonathan Gips
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | IT Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Humanitix | Sydney, NSW, Australia | Turning an amazing idea into a scalale competitive platform. | Ryan O’Connell

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | IT Hybrid
GOLD WINNER
Inspiren | New York, NY, United States | Created World’s First Cognitive Patient Care Assistant | Jon Gips

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | IT Services
GOLD WINNER
3nom | Teaneck, New Jersey, United States | Created a top international group of employees | Avrohom Liberman
SILVER WINNER
GalaxE Solutions Inc. | Somerset, NJ United States | Fortune 8 Company – IT Services for Med-D Sanctions Remediation | Sunil Tanuku
BRONZE WINNER
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | IT Software
GOLD WINNER
Cloud Legion | Buenos Aires | selected by people from DevOps Institute as DevOps Ambassador | Luciano Moreira da Cruz
SILVER WINNER
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir
BRONZE WINNER
AMSimpkins & Associates | Lawrenceville, GA, United States | Creating a software that will change the future of integration | Maurice Simpkins

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Hybrid
GOLD WINNER
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | Corey Nachreiner spearheads WatchGuard Technologies’ technology direction and security evangelism. | Corey Nachreiner

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
CyberProof | Aliso Viejo, California, United States | Designing cybersecurity service framework based on the Use Case Factory | Eran Alsheh
SILVER WINNER
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
BRONZE WINNER
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Sectigo | Roseland, New Jersey, United States | Founding and hosting “Root Causes,” a popular educational cybersecurity podcast | Jason Soroko
SILVER WINNER
Cloud Legion | Buenos Aires | selected by people from peerlyst, 50 Influential DevSecOps Professionals” | Christian Ezequiel Ibiri
BRONZE WINNERS
Avalance Global Solutions | Mumbai, Maharastra India | Forbes – Tycoons of Tomorrow | Manan Shah
NopSec | Brooklyn, NY, United States | Single platform for Prioritization and remediation of security vulnerabilities | Michelangelo Sidagni
Student Shelter In Computers | Lahore, Pakistan | Youngest Entrepreneur Awards Win for Pakistan | Abbas Shahid Baqir

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Telecommunications
GOLD WINNER
MightyCall | Palo Alto, California, United States | Built new feature from scratch to make MightyCall a mini-CRM | Oleg Semykin

Chief Technology Officer of the Year | Others
GOLD WINNER
Chargebacks911 | Tampa Bay, Florida, United States | Helped clients recover over $1B in disputed revenue | Monica Eaton-Cardone
SILVER WINNER
Radix IoT, LLC | Nashville, TN, United States | Bringing IoT platforms out of the shadows in commercial infrastructure | Michael Skurla, CTO
BRONZE WINNERS
Upstream Security | Israel | Our CTO founded the company with a solution in mind. | Yonatan Appel

Achievement of the Year in Learning and Development
GOLD WINNER
GFT Financial | London, United Kingdom | Slashing employee attrition by nearly half, from 22.9% to 12% |
SILVER WINNER
Ultimate Software | Weston, Florida, United States | CARE drives results, reducing new leaders’ time to full performance |

Achievement of the Year in People-Focused Workplace
GOLD WINNER
GFT Financial | London, United Kingdom | Slashing employee attrition by nearly half, from 22.9% to 12% |

Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the Year
GOLD WINNER
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | Dramatically improving WatchGuard’s IT processes, security posture and bottom line. | Wayson Vannatta

Information Technology Marketing Campaign of the Year
GOLD WINNER
CleverTap | Mountain View, California, United States | BookMyShow doubled user engagement and increased CTRs 5x leveraging CleverTap |

Access Solutions & Management
GOLD WINNER
Thycotic | Washington, DC, United States | Thycotic Secret Server 10.7 |
SILVER WINNER
SecureAuth | Irvine, California United States | SecureAuth Identity Platform |
BRONZE WINNER
Open Systems | Redwood City, California, United States | Mission Control |

Accessories
GOLD WINNER
Epson America, Inc. | Long Beach, California, United States | WorkForce Pro WF-C879R Multifunction Color Printer |

Application Monitoring and Management
GOLD WINNER
Instana | Chicago, IL United States | Instana APM Solution N/A – continuous deployment of SaaS solution |
SILVER WINNER
eG Innovations Inc. | Iselin, NJ, United States | eG Enterprise 7 |

Application Programming Interfaces (API) Management
GOLD WINNER
Datawire | Boston, Massachusetts, United States | Ambassador Edge Stack 1.3 |
SILVER WINNER
Sberbank | Moscow, Russia | FinTech API by Sberbank |

Application Security Testing (AST)
GOLD WINNER
Onward Security Corporation | New Taipei City, Taiwan | HERCULES SecDevice v 1.3.0.3442 |
SILVER WINNER
PC Matic | Sioux City, IA United States | PC Matic

Best IT Services (New or Upgrade version)
GOLD WINNER
Computools LLC | Kyiv, Ukraine | IT Services: Consulting, Design, Engineering, Operating, Optimization. |

Business Intelligence and Analytics
GOLD WINNER
Mode Analytics | San Francisco California, United States | Helix,the first instant, responsive data engine 1 | Derek Steer, Co-founder and CEO Benn Stancil, Co-founder and President Josh Ferguson, Co-founder and Chief Architect Heather Rivers, Chief Technology Officer
SILVER WINNER
Exasol | Nuremberg, Germany | Exasol Exasol 6.2 |
BRONZE WINNER
ChaosSearch | Boston, Massachusetts, United States | ChaosSearch Platform |

Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASB)
GOLD WINNER
Bitglass | Campbell, California United States | Bitglass CASB N/A |

Cloud Infrastructure
GOLD WINNER
Quest Software | Aliso Viejo, California, United States | Foglight Evolve |

Cloud Infrastructure as a Service
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | Smart Cloud |

Cloud Security
GOLD WINNER
DivvyCloud | Arlington, Virginia, United States | DivvyCloud |
SILVER WINNER
McAfee | Santa Clara, California United States | McAfee MVISION Cloud for Containers |
BRONZE WINNER
iboss | Boston, MA United States | iboss Cloud 9 |

Content Collaboration
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | Smart ads |

Corporate Performance Management
GOLD WINNER
FPT Information System Corporation | Hanoi, Vietnam | Process digitalization and automatic assignment solution for enterprises – FPT SPro |

Customer Communications Management (CCM)
GOLD WINNER
Viettel Cyber Security – Viettel Group | Vietnam | Viettel Border Roaming Gateway (vBRG) | Viettel Cyber Security

Data Center Backup and Recovery
GOLD WINNER
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | Semperis AD Forest Recovery | Mickey Bresman

Data Science Platforms
GOLD WINNER
ChaosSearch | Boston, Massachusetts, United States | ChaosSearch Platform |
SILVER WINNER
SberCloud | Moscow | AI Cloud |

Digital Experience Platforms
GOLD WINNER
Contentstack | San Francisco, CA United States | Contentstack |

Digital Marketing Analytics & Optimization
GOLD WINNER
CleverTap | Mountain View, California, United States | CleverTap |

Disaster Recovery as a Service
GOLD WINNER
Quest Software | Aliso Viejo, California, United States | QoreStor 6.0 6 |

Email, Security and Management
GOLD WINNER
Valimail | San Francisco, California United States | Valimail N/A |

Endpoint Security
GOLD WINNER
Allied Telesis Inc. | San Jose, California United States | AMF-sec |
SILVER WINNERS
Attivo Networks | Fremont, California United States | ThreatDefend Endpoint Defense 5 |
Panda Security | Bilbao, Spain | Panda dbreach |
BRONZE WINNERS
Quest Software | Aliso Viejo, California, United States | KACE Systems Management Appliance (SMA) 10 |
SentinelOne | Mountain View, California, United States | SentinelOne Singularity Platform |
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | WatchGuard DNSWatchGO |

Enterprise Data Loss Prevention
GOLD WINNER
N2WS | West Palm Beach, Florida, United States | N2WS Backup & Disaster Recovery v3.0 | Uri Wolloch — Co-founder and Co-CEO Ohad Kritz — Co-founder and Co-CEO
SILVER WINNER
Commvault | Tinton Falls, NJ, United States | Commvault Complete Backup & Recovery 11 |

Enterprise Mobility Management (includes High-Security Mobility Management)
GOLD WINNER
Adaptiva | Kirkland, WA, United States | OneSite VMware Edition |

Enterprise Network Firewalls
GOLD WINNER
SonicWall | Milpitas, California, United States | SonicWall NSsp™ 15700 Datasheet |

Firewalls
GOLD WINNER
VMware | Palo Alto, California, United States | VMware Service-defined Firewall |
SILVER WINNER
SonicWall | Milpitas, California, United States | SonicWall TZ670, TZ570 |

Governance, Risk and Compliance
GOLD WINNER
OneTrust | Co-headquartered in Atlanta, GA USA and London, UK | GRC |
SILVER WINNERS
Ground Labs | Austin, Texas United States | Enterprise Recon |
Telos Corporation | Ashburn, Virginia, United States | Xacta |
TrustArc | San Francisco, California, United States | TrustArc Privacy Platform Version 2019 |
BRONZE WINNERS
Onward Security Corporation | Xindian Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan | HERCULES SecFlow 2020 R1.01 |
Quest Software | Aliso Viejo, California United States | On Demand Audit |

Green IT
GOLD WINNER
ITRenew | Newark, California United States | Circular Data Center n/a |

Human Capital Management (HCM)
GOLD WINNER
Kronos Incorporated | Lowell, Mass., United States | Proactive HCM Personalization |
SILVER WINNER
Asure | Austin, Texas, United States | Asure HCM |
BRONZE WINNER
PRO Unlimited | San Francisco, California, United States | Wand VMS |

Identity and Access Management as a Service (IDaaS)
GOLD WINNER
Ping Identity | Denver, CO, United States | Ping Intelligent Identity Platform |
SILVER WINNER
LoginRadius | Vancouver, BC Canada | LoginRadius Identity Platform |

Information Security and Risk Management
GOLD WINNER
VMware (Lastline, Inc.) | Palo Alto, California United States | Defender v9.0 |
SILVER WINNER
Onward Security Corporation | Xindian Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan | HERCULES SecFlow 2020 R1.01 |
BRONZE WINNERS
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | DSP & ADFR 3 |
SonicWall | Milpitas, California, united states | SonicWall Network Security Manager |

Innovations in Video
GOLD WINNER
Verizon Connect | Atlanta, Georgia, United States | Verizon Connect Integrated Video |

Insider Threat Detection and Solutions
GOLD WINNER
Attivo Networks | Fremont, California United States | Attivo ThreatDefend® Insider Threat Solution 5 |
SILVER WINNER
Semperis | New York | Directory Services Protector |

Integrated IT Portfolio Analysis
GOLD WINNER
Decision Lens | Arlington, VA, United States | Decision Lens Accelerate |

Intelligent Business Process Management
GOLD WINNER
Decision Lens | Arlington, VA, United States | Decision Lens Accelerate |

Internet of Things (IoT)
GOLD WINNER
Medigate | Brooklyn, NY, United States | Medigate Device Security and Asset Management Platform 2 |
SILVER WINNER
Armis | 300 Hamilton Ave Suite 500, Palo Alto, CA 94301 | The Armis Agentless Device Security Platform |

Intrusion Detection and Prevention
GOLD WINNER
Semperis | New York | Directory Services Protector |

IT Products & Services for Consumers
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT Check |

IT Products & Services for Education
GOLD WINNER
Epson America, Inc. | Long Beach, California, United States | BrightLink 1485Fi 1080p 3LCD Interactive Laser Display |
SILVER WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | vnEdu Smart education ecosystem vnEdu 4.0 – 2019 |
BRONZE WINNER
Viettel Business Solutions Corporation – Viettel Group | Hanoi City, Vietnam | ViettelStudy 2.0 2 |

IT Products & Services for Enterprise (Large) | for 2,500 and more Employees
GOLD WINNER
QOS Networks | Irvine, CA, United States | The QOS Intelligent Network Platform |

IT Products & Services for Enterprise (Medium) | for 11 – 2,499 Employees
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | Directory Services Protector/Active Directory Forest Recovery |

IT Products & Services for Finance, Banking and Insurance
GOLD WINNER
Acuant Inc. | Los Angeles, CA United States | Trusted Identity Platform 1 |
SILVER WINNER
Star Telecom (Unitel) Co. Ltd – Viettel Group | Laos | U-Money (Mobile money) | Star Telecom (Unitel) Co. Ltd
BRONZE WINNER
SS&C Intralinks | New York, NY United States | Intralinks Deal Marketing and Intralinks DealVision 1 |
Star Telecom Co. Ltd | Laos | U-Money (Mobile money) | Star Telecom Co. Ltd

IT Products & Services for Government
GOLD WINNER
Star Telecom (Unitel) Co. Ltd – Viettel Group | Laos | Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) System | 1. Ministry of Home Affairs Laos – Department of Citizenship Management –  Citizenship and Registration (CRVS) 2. Star Telecom (Unitel) Co. Ltd
SILVER WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT Exchange Platform |

IT Products & Services for Healthcare
GOLD WINNER
Synctuition OÜ | Talinn, Harjumaa, Estonia | Synctuition Meditation Program |
SILVER WINNER
Medigate | Brooklyn, NY, United States | Medigate Device Security and Asset Management Platform 2 |
BRONZE WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT HIS |

IT Products & Services for Media and Entertainment
GOLD WINNER
Usetech | Russia, Moscow | Chess landscape for FIDE World Chess |

IT Products & Services for Retail
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT Pharmacy |

IT Products & Services for Telecommunications
GOLD WINNER
Comtrend | Irvine, California United States | PG-9182PT (PG-9083) |
SILVER WINNER
Viettel Cyberspace Center | Hà Nội | Antispam SMS and Call | Nguyen Trung Kien – Product Owner – Viettel Cyberspace Center, Viettel Group
BRONZE WINNER
Viettel Cyber Security – Viettel Group | Vietnam | Advanced Test-Call Generator (A-TCG) | Viettel Cyber Security

IT Project and Portfolio Management
GOLD WINNER
Decision Lens | Arlington, VA, United States | Decision Lens Accelerate |

IT Risk Management
GOLD WINNER
Onward Security Corporation | Xindian Dist., New Taipei City, Taiwan | HERCULES SecFlow 2020 R1.01 |

IT Service Management
GOLD WINNER
Alloy Software | Bloomfield, New Jersey, United States | Alloy Navigator Enterprise 8 |
SILVER WINNER
SolarWinds | Austin, Texas, United States | SolarWinds Service Desk |

Managed Security Services
GOLD WINNER
AT&T Cybersecurity | San Mateo, California United States | AT&T Managed Threat Detection and Response

Most Innovative IT Software
GOLD WINNER
Userful Corporation | San Ramon, California, United States | Userful Visual Networking Platform |

Multichannel Marketing-Campaign Management
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT Cloud Contact Center |

Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics
GOLD WINNER
Keysight Technologies, Network Applications & Security group | Santa Rosa, California, United States | Hawkeye active network monitoring platform with Machine Learning |
SILVER WINNER
AppNeta | Boston, Massachussets, United States | AppNeta Performance Manager |
BRONZE WINNER
Cumulus Networks | Mountain View, California, United States | NetQ 3 |

Procure-to-Pay (PP) Solutions
GOLD WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | VNPT Pay |

Secure Web Gateways
GOLD WINNER
iboss | Boston, Massachusetts, United States | iboss cloud 9 |

Security Awareness Computer-Based Training
GOLD WINNER
nVisium | Falls Church, Virginia United States | DevSec Mentor Version 2 |
SILVER WINNER
Infosec | Madison, Wisconsin, United States | Infosec IQ N/A |
BRONZE WINNERS
Inspired eLearning LLC | San Antonio, Texas. United States | Security First Solutions 1.5 |
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | Hybrid Identity Protection Conference |

Security Hardware (New or Upgrade version)
GOLD WINNER
SonicWall | Milpitas, California, United States | SonicWall Capture Security appliance 1000 |

Security Software (New or Upgrade version)
GOLD WINNER
Untangle, Inc. | San Jose, California, United States | Untangle NG Firewall 15 |
SILVER WINNER
AppViewX Inc. | New York, NY, United States | AppViewX CERT+ 20.2 |
BRONZE WINNERS
Gigamon | Santa Clara, California United States | ThreatINSIGHT 3 |
Titus | Ottawa, Ontario, Canada | Titus Illuminate 2020 |

Software Test Automation
GOLD WINNER
Sauce Labs | San Francisco, California United States | Upgrade N/A as its a SaaS offering |

Training, Awareness and Educational Programs (any type of training or awareness)
GOLD WINNER
Inspired eLearning LLC | San Antonio, Texas. United States. | PhishProof™ Advanced Phishing Simulation Software 1.5 |

Unified Communications
GOLD WINNER
Jabra | Lowell, Massachusetts, United States | Jabra Evolve2 85 |

Unified or Integrated Security
GOLD WINNER
SonicWall | Milpitas, California, United States | NSv 270/470/870 |
SILVER WINNER
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | WatchGuard Cloud |

Vendor Risk Management
GOLD WINNER
ProcessUnity | Concord, Massachusetts, United States | ProcessUnity Vendor Risk Management N/A |
SILVER WINNER
OneTrust | Co-Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, USA and London, UK | Vendorpedia |

Video Solutions and Video Conferencing
GOLD WINNER
Jabra | Lowell, Massachusetts, United States | Jabra PanaCast |
SILVER WINNER
Epson America, Inc. | Long Beach, Caliofrnia, United States | Epson Pro L10-Series Interchangeable-Lens Laser Projectors |

Wireless, Mobile, or Portable Device Solution
GOLD WINNER
Kronos Incorporated | Lowell, Mass., United States | Advanced People Analytics |
SILVER WINNER
Allied Telesis Inc. | San Jose, California United States | Channel Blanket Hybrid Wi-Fi |

Zero Day | Attack & Exploit Detection & Prevention
GOLD WINNER
McAfee | Santa Clara, California United States | McAfee MVISION Endpoint Detection and Response |

New Product-Service of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
SberCloud | Moscow, Russia | AI Cloud |

New Product-Service of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Volterra | Santa Clara, California, United States | Volterra Distributed Cloud Platform |
SILVER WINNER
Metallic, a Commvault venture | Tinton Falls, New Jersey, United States | Metallic Core Backup & Recovery |

New Product-Service of the Year | Information Technology Hardware
GOLD WINNER
Keysight Technologies, Network, Applications & Security group | Santa Rosa, California, United States | Keysight Vision X network packet broker 1 |
SILVER WINNER
Kronos Incorporated | Lowell, Massachusetts, United States | InTouch DX |

New Product-Service of the Year | Information Technology Software
GOLD WINNER
Netformx | San Jose, California, United States | Netformx VIP Calculator |

New Product-Service of the Year | Security Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
Impartner | South Jordan, Utah, United States | Impartner PRM for Microsoft Dynamics 365 1 |
SILVER WINNER
McAfee | Santa Clara, California, United States | McAfee MVISION Unified Cloud Edge |

New Product-Service of the Year | Security Hardware
GOLD WINNER
WatchGuard Technologies | Seattle, Washington, United States | WatchGuard Firebox T35-R Firmware version – Fireware 12.5.2 |

New Product-Service of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
24By7Security, Inc. | Coral Springs, Florida, United States | CMMC Readiness Service 1 |
SILVER WINNER
Gigamon | Santa Clara, California, United States | ThreatINSIGHT 3 |
BRONZE WINNER
Alert Logic | Houston, Texas, United States | Alert Logic MDR |

New Product-Service of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
Zero Networks | Tel Aviv, Israel – New York, NY United States | Zero Networks Access Orchestrator 1 |
SILVER WINNER
Titus | Ontario, Canada | Titus Accelerator for Privacy |
BRONZE WINNERS
Keysight Technologies, Network Applications & Security group | Santa Rosa, California, United States | Keysight Threat Simulator 1 |
Semperis | New York, NY, United States | DSP 3.0 3 |

New Product-Service of the Year | Telecommunications
GOLD WINNER
MightyCall | Palo Alto, California, United States | MightyCall’s CRM-adjacent Contact Book Plus |
SILVER WINNER
VNPT VinaPhone | Hanoi, Vietnam | Home Combo |

New Product-Service of the Year | Other
GOLD WINNER
Infosec | Madison, Wisconsin, United States | Infosec Skills N/A |
SILVER WINNER
Attivo Networks | Fremont, California, United States | Attivo ADSecure 1.0 or 4.2 as a licensed component of the ThreatDefend Platform |
BRONZE WINNER
Ultimate Software | Weston, Florida, United States | UltiPro Giving 1 | Joseph Cutrono, Engineering Team Owner III Frank Cario, Quality Engineer II Jay Allard, Software Architect II

Hot Technology of the Year | Artificial Intelligence
GOLD WINNER
Jumio | Palo Alto, California, United States | Jumio Authentication |
SILVER WINNER
VMware (Lastline, Inc.) | Palo Alto, California United States | Defender v9.0 |
BRONZE WINNER
SberCloud | Moscow, Russia | AI Cloud |

Hot Technology of the Year | Information Technology Cloud/SaaS
GOLD WINNER
2Checkout | Atlanta, Georgia, United States | Avangate Monetization Platform |

Hot Technology of the Year | Information Technology Services
GOLD WINNER
Mastercard | Purchase, New York, United States | Mastercard Provenance Solution N/A |

Hot Technology of the Year | Information Technology Software
GOLD WINNER
Rockwell Automation | Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States | FactoryTalk® InnovationSuite |
SILVER WINNER
Forward Networks | Palo Alto, California, United States | Forward Enterprise Version 2.40 |

Hot Technology of the Year | Security Services
GOLD WINNER
Alert Logic | Houston, Texas, United States | Alert Logic MDR |

Hot Technology of the Year | Security Software
GOLD WINNER
BigID | New York, NY, United States | BigID Enterprise | Dimitri Sirota, co-founder & CEO Nimrod Vax, co-founder and CTO
SILVER WINNER
Medigate | Brooklyn, NY, United States | Medigate Device Security and Asset Management Platform 2 |

Hot Technology of the Year | Telecommunications
GOLD WINNER
Nextivity Inc. | San Diego, California United States | Cel-Fi QUATRA 4000 |
SILVER WINNER
VoiceShot LLC. | Bingham Farms, Michigan. United States | Virtual Cloud Phone and Voice Broadcast System | Navid Ashroff – VP at VoiceShot Keving Curtis – Developer at VoiceShot David Carriveau – GM at VoiceShot

Sales Coordinator of the Year
GOLD WINNER
DirectDefense, Inc. | Englewood, Colorado, United States | Operationalized sales process, ensuring consistency in documentation, communication and PM | Tracy McBride, Virginia Martin and Roksar Rahim

L1–004 Company Response of the Year | Creative Ways Companies are Giving Back During COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
SystemDomain, Inc | Warrenville, Illinois, United States | SystemDomain got Nominated in Chicago Innovation for Year 2020 |

L1–006 Company Innovation of the Year | Tackling COVID-19 with Innovative Ways
GOLD WINNER
Ventilator Training Alliance (VTA) | New Haven, Connecticut, United States | On-demand training assists hospitals in rapid deployment of life-saving resources. |

L1–008 Best Use of Social Media | COVID-19-related Information
GOLD WINNER
Patient Chatter LLC | Naperville, Illinois, United States | Patient Chatter won the 2020 WBENCPitch Pivot Competition by WBENC |

L1–013 Best Product | To Combat and Reduce the Impact of COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
SQream | Tel Aviv | Two hours instead of two months to analyze genome sequences |

L1–015 Best Technology| To Combat and Reduce the Impact of COVID-19
GOLD WINNER
Cynerio | New York, NY, United States | Forrester New Wave Leader, spearheading the industry with 7 differentiators. |