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Winners of European Software Excellence Awards announced

(Berlin, 2nd March 2012) IT Europa, the leading European IT publisher and market intelligence organisation, today announced the winners of the European Software Excellence Awards 2012 - the pan-European awards event for ISV community. The finalists were honoured last night at a celebration dinner at The Grand Hyatt, Berlin.

The European Software Excellence Awards are the only pan-European awards which recognise the crucial role that Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) play in the delivery of real world solutions, and attracted entries from 18 countries. Entries were submitted by ISVs describing the solution provided and each had to be supported by an endorsement by the client. 36 companies from 14 countries made the finals. The winners were selected by an independent panel of consultants and editors.

There were 2 awards for suppliers to ISVs and the award for Application Development Platform went to Oracle and that for Application Delivery Platform was awarded to Fujitsu.

In congratulating the winners, Alan Norman, Managing Director of IT Europa said: "the overall quality of entries was extremely high and demonstrated the depth of talent in the ISV community across Europe. I congratulate all the winners and wish them and all the finalists every success in the year ahead"

The ISV categories were chosen to highlight the different areas where ISVs develop and deliver software-based solutions for their clients. These awards were for customer solutions not products and the ISV had to describe what their customer was trying to achieve, what they proposed, how they implemented it and what the results were for the customer. Each entry was backed up by a customer testimonial.

The European Software Excellence Awards 2012 - results:

ISV Categories
Enterprise Application
Relationship Management Solution
Sponsored by Oracle
PureNet
Supply Chain Management Solution
Sponsored by Oracle
Atlas Products International
Information Management
Content Management Solution
Sponsored by Fujitsu
Infopark AG
Database Solution
Sponsored by Fujitsu
IBA Group
Document Management Solution
Sponsored by Jaspersoft
Trubiquity, Inc.
Business Intelligence
Sponsored by HP
Ordina
Communications and Mobility
Unified Communications & Collaboration Solution
Sponsored by HP
Netadmin Systems
Enterprise Mobility Solution
Sponsored by SAP
Fornax
Vertical Market
Government Solution
Sponsored by SAP
SIVECO Romania
Enterprise Solution
Sponsored by Actuate
Northdoor plc
SaaS Solution
Enterprise Solution
Sponsored by Red Hat
Berger-Levrault SA
SMB Solution
Sponsored by Red Hat
Cybertill
Supplier Categories
Application Development Platform
Sponsored by Epam Systems
Oracle
Application Delivery Platform
Sponsored by IT Europa
Fujitsu

About IT Europa
IT Europa is the leading provider of strategic business intelligence, news and analysis on the European IT marketplace and the primary channels that serve it. It publishes European channel publications such as the IT Europa Newsletter, markets a range of database reports and organises European conferences and events for the IT and Telecoms sectors. For further details visit: www.iteuropa.com

For further information contact:
Alan Norman
Tel: +44 (0) 1895 454 604
Email: [email protected]

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