ManageEngine Wins Four 2011 Editors’ Best Awards from Windows IT Pro Magazine

AUSTIN, Texas — November 18, 2011 —ManageEngine , makers of a globally renowned suite of cost effective network, systems, security, and applications management software solutions, today announced that its products won four medals in the “2011 Editors’ Best Awards” by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro magazine.

  • ManageEngine ADManager Plus was named an Editors’ Best as well as Community Choice Silver Medal winner in the Best Active Directory/Group Policy manager category.
  • ManageEngine Desktop Central was named a Community Choice Silver Medal winner in the Best Deployment/Configuration manager category.
  • ManageEngine Desktop Central was also named an Editors’ Best Silver Medal winner in the Best Patch Management category.
  • ManageEngine Applications Manager was named an Editors’ Best Bronze Medal winner in the Best Systems Monitoring category. 

The 2011 Editors’ Best Awards are based on a product’s strategic importance to market, its competitive advantages, and its value to customers.

“Our Editors’ Best Awards let us leverage our contributing editors’ expertise to provide well-earned recognition to products that exceed industry standards,” said Jason Bovberg, senior editor, Windows IT Pro. “As we did last year, we’ve also added valuable, in-the-trenches insight from our reader community about the winning products. We’re proud to now share this invaluable information with our Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Magazine communities. Our winners should be extremely proud of this recognition from our editorial experts.”

“IT professionals are looking for ways to manage and support their organizations more effectively,” said Raj Sabhlok, president, ManageEngine. “We are honored that the Windows IT Pro editors and community have recognized the importance of these real-time IT tools in changing the game for our customers and the marketspace in general.”

For more information on ManageEngine, please visit; follow the company blog at, on Facebook at and on Twitter at @ManageEngine.

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About ManageEngine ADManager Plus

ManageEngine ADManager Plus is a web-based Windows Active Directory management and reporting solution that helps AD administrators and help desk technicians accomplish their day-to-day activities. With an intuitive, easy-to-use user interface, ADManager Plus handles a variety of complex tasks and generates an exhaustive list of AD Reports , some of which are an essential requirement to satisfy compliance audits. For more information on ManageEngine ADManager Plus, visit .

About ManageEngine Desktop Central

ManageEngine Desktop Central is a web-based server and desktop management software solution that helps in managing thousands of servers and desktops from a central location. It automates the complete desktop management lifecycle, from simple system configuration to complex software deployment. With its network-neutral architecture, an administrator can easily manage desktops in any Active Directory, Workgroup, or other directory services-defined environment. For more information on ManageEngine Desktop Central, visit .

About ManageEngine Applications Manager

ManageEngine Applications Manager is availability and performance monitoring software that helps businesses ensure high availability and performance for their business applications by ensuring servers and applications have high uptime. It comes with out-of-the-box support for 50+ application servers, servers, databases and transactions spanning physical, virtual and cloud infrastructures along with auto-provisioning of virtual systems. For more information on ManageEngine Applications Manager, visit .

About ManageEngine

ManageEngine is the leading provider of cost-effective enterprise IT management software and the only one making the 90-10 promise — to provide 90 percent of the capabilities offered by the Big 4 at just 10 percent of the price. 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 (MSP) platform . ManageEngine products are easy to install, setup and use, and offer extensive support, consultation and training. More than 60,000 organizations in 200 countries, from different verticals, industries and sizes use ManageEngine to take care of their IT management needs cost effectively. ManageEngine is a division of Zoho Corp. For more information on ManageEngine, please visit .

About Windows IT Pro

The Windows IT Pro community is the heartbeat of the Windows IT world—a gathering of people, content and resources focused on Microsoft Windows technologies and applications. It’s a “community” in every sense, bringing an independent, uncensored voice to IT managers, network and systems administrators, developers, systems analysts, CIOs, CTOs and other technologists at companies worldwide. Visit today to learn more.

About Penton Media

As a leading, independent, business-to-business media company, Penton knows business and how to create and disseminate vital content that moves markets. Penton is where professionals turn to gain the critical insight, expert analysis and relevant connections needed to compete and succeed. Headquartered in New York City, the privately held company is owned by MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP, and its co-investors. For additional information on the company and its businesses, visit

ManageEngine is a trademark of ZOHO Corporation. All other brand names and product names are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective companies.

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