ManageEngine Announced as Best of Interop Finalist

InformationWeek Analytics and Interop Las Vegas 2010 Select ManageEngine to Compete at Interop

AUSTIN, TX, April 20, 2010ManageEngine, (Interop booth 635) makers of a globally renowned suite of cost effective network, systems, applications and security management software solutions, today announced it had been selected as a Best of Interop finalist in three categories - Cloud Computing, Virtualization and Collaboration - recognizing ManageEngine’s significant technological advancements in each. The Best of Interop winners will be announced on Wednesday, April 28 during Interop Las Vegas, happening April 25-29 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. For more information visit:

ManageEngine ServiceDesk Plus On-Demand, ITIL-ready help desk software, is a finalist in the Cloud Computing category; while ManageEngine Applications Manager, the company’s popular business-centric server and application performance monitoring software is a contender in the Virtualization category. Lastly, ManageEngine parent company, ZOHO Corp., vies for an award in the Collaboration category with Zoho Projects.

"This recognition is a tribute to our product managers who listen closely to customer requirements and our software developers who translate those requirements into an ever-expanding list of product capabilities," said Girish Mathrubootham, vice president, ManageEngine. "IT professionals may be assured that the increasing sophistication offered by ManageEngine solutions does not come at the expense of ease-of-use or low cost. We will remain true to our '90:10 Promise,' offering 90 percent of the functionality of the biggest network and systems management vendors at just 10 percent of the price."

ManageEngine will showcase its ServiceDesk Plus On-Demand, ManageEngine Applications Manager and Zoho Projects (from parent company ZOHO Corp.) at Interop Las Vegas, North America's leading business technology event. The Best of Interop Judging Committee reviewed all entries and selected finalists based on the products with the most significant technical impact that are helping to move business technology forward.

"The Best of Interop Awards highlight important technologies that are driving innovation and new levels of achievement in the industry," said Art Wittmann, Managing Director, InformationWeek Analytics. "We applaud all participating companies for their advancements within the business technology market and look forward to announcing the Best of Interop winners' onsite at Interop Las Vegas."

The nine category areas that Best of Interop finalists were selected for include:

  • Cloud Computing
  • Collaboration
  • Data Center & Storage
  • Infrastructure
  • Network Management, Monitoring & Testing
  • Performance Optimization
  • Security
  • Virtualization
  • Wireless & Mobility

In addition to these nine specific category areas, there will be three special awards chosen: an overall "Best of Interop," Best Startup and the Green Award, which recognizes eco-friendly products. This year’s Best of Interop is hosted by InformationWeek Analytics.

About ManageEngine

ManageEngine is the leader in low–cost enterprise IT management software. The ManageEngine suite offers enterprise IT management solutions including Network Management, HelpDesk & ITIL, Bandwidth Monitoring, Application Management, Desktop Management, Security Management, Password Management, Active Directory reporting, and a Managed Services platform. ManageEngine products are easy to install, setup and use and offer extensive support, consultation, and training. More than 40,000 organizations from different verticals, industries, and sizes use ManageEngine to take care of their IT management needs cost effectively. ManageEngine is a division of ZOHO Corporation. For more information, please visit

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