Keynote Wins SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud Application/Service
Cloud Application Perspective Earns Prestigious Industry Recognition
SAN MATEO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Keynote Systems (NASDAQ:KEYN), the global leader in Internet and mobile cloud testing & monitoring, today announced that Cloud Application Perspective® won an SIIA CODiE Award for Best Cloud Application/Service.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, announced Keynotes win last week as one of 28 CODiE Award winners in business software categories. An SIIA CODiE Award win for software companies is an especially prestigious honor as each award winner was first reviewed by a field of software industry executives, whose evaluations determined 119 finalists. SIIA members then reviewed these finalists and voted to select 28 CODiE Awards winners.
Keynote Cloud Application Perspective provides portable, on demand, performance monitoring for an enterprises cloud applications and services. Cloud Application Perspective can be placed anywhere in an enterprises private cloud to monitor internal application, first mile or partner application performance across a companys entire digital value chain.
Were thrilled and honored to have won this very prestigious CODiE Award for Cloud Application Perspective, said Vik Chaudhary, vice president of product management and corporate development at Keynote. Cloud Application Perspective is disrupting the traditional Application Performance Management (APM) industry by delivering the worlds first SaaS-based application monitoring for private clouds. It offers significantly lower installation requirements during deployment and no management headaches for IT teams after deployment, when compared to traditional software-only based solutions. Until now, there has been no way for companies to monitor the performance of Web applications and Web services that traverse multiple organizations or applications without considerable cost, infrastructure instrumentation and coordination across multiple IT teams. Cloud Application Perspective delivers easy application monitoring while removing the pain of buying, installing and managing storage, network connectivity and reporting software that usually accompanies software-only monitoring tools. The product stores terabytes of application performance monitoring data in the cloud and delivers real-time application analytics on demand.
This years winners reflect excellence and vision, noted SIIA Vice President for the Software Division, Rhianna Collier. Im proud to congratulate them on the success of their applications, platforms and products.
For more information about the CODiE Awards, visit http://www.siia.net/codies/2012
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education, and intellectual property protection to more than 500 leading software and information companies. The SIIA Software Division provides a forum for companies developing the applications, services, infrastructure and tools that are driving the software and services industry forward. For further information, visit www.siia.net/software
About the SIIA CODiE" Awards
The SIIA CODiE" Awards, originally called the Excellence in Software Awards, were established in 1986 by the Software Publishers Association (SPA), now the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), so that pioneers of the then-nascent software industry could evaluate and honor each others work. Since then, the CODiE Awards program has carried out the same purpose to showcase the software and information industrys finest products and services and to honor excellence in corporate achievement.
About Keynote Systems (KEYN)
Keynote Systems, Inc., (NASDAQ:KEYN) is the global leader in Internet and mobile cloud testing & monitoring. Keynote maintains the worlds largest on-demand performance monitoring and testing infrastructure for web and mobile sites comprised of over 7,000 measurement computers and mobile devices in over 275 locations around the world that enable companies to continuously improve the online and mobile experience. Known as The Mobile and Internet Performance Authority", Keynote offers three market-leading product platforms:
Keynote Perspective® provides on-demand performance monitoring for enterprise web and mobile sites including online portals, e-commerce sites and B2B sites. Over 2,000 customers rely on Keynote Perspective services to know precisely how their websites, content, and applications perform on actual browsers, networks, and mobile devices.
Keynote DeviceAnywhere is an enterprise-class, cloud-based, mobile application lifecycle management (ALM) testing & quality assurance platform. It is used by over 1,000 mobile developers and enterprises to deliver mobile applications, content and services faster while reducing downtime and testing costs.
Keynote SIGOS offers active end-to-end Quality of Service (QoS) testing and monitoring solutions for mobile, fixed and VoIP communications. Its SITE and Global Roamer products are used by over 200 network operators, content providers, carriers and regulators in over 100 countries worldwide.
Keynote's 4,000 customers represent top Internet and mobile companies and include American Express, AT&T, Disney, eBay, E*TRADE, Expedia, Google, Microsoft, SonyEricsson, T-Mobile and Vodafone. Keynote Systems is headquartered in San Mateo, California and can be reached at http://www.keynote.com/ or by phone in the U.S. at 1-800-KEYNOTE.
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