VeloCloud Named Startup of the Year by Business Intelligence Group
Company Recognized for Industry Traction and Innovation Delivering Solutions to Enterprises and Service Providers
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., October 13, 2015
VeloCloud Networks Inc., the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company, today announced that it has won the Startup of the Year Award from the Business Intelligence Group in the 2015 BIG Awards for Business program. Using a proprietary judging process scored by well-known and experienced leaders and executives from around the globe, the BIG Awards specialize in recognizing top-performing companies and organizations.
"Ambition, focus and execution are all characteristics of this year's winners," said Russ Fordyce, Managing Director of the Business Intelligence Group. "Our judges were inspired by the people behind the great performances and those who led these organizations to excel. We are so incredibly proud to reward each and every winner and finalist."
VeloCloud Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN enables enterprises to automate branch WAN deployments, and assure performance to cloud and enterprise applications. Global service providers are able to increase revenue, deliver advanced services and increase flexibility. VeloCloud SD-WAN control enables application traffic to be securely carried independently of the underlying transport layer, enabling flexibility, availability and performance while dramatically reducing IT complexity in the branches.
"Judged by business leaders and executives, the Business Intelligence Group industry awards are unique, and we are honored to be recognized as Startup of the Year," said Michael Wood, VeloCloud vice president of marketing. "2015 has been a landmark year for VeloCloud and these awards continue to validate our position as the SD-WAN leader."
About Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was founded with the mission of recognizing true talent and superior performance in the business world. Unlike other industry award programs, business executives — those with experience and knowledge — judge the programs. The organization's proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains and then rewards those companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers.
VeloCloud Networks™, Inc. is the Cloud-Delivered SD-WAN™ company, a Gartner Cool Vendor, the Frost & Sullivan Product Leader in the SD-WAN Solution Market, and a Best of Interop and Best of VMworld winner. The company simplifies branch WAN networking by automating deployment and improving performance over private, broadband Internet and LTE links for today’s increasingly distributed enterprises. VeloCloud SD-WAN includes: a choice of public, private or hybrid cloud network for enterprise-grade connection to cloud and enterprise applications; branch office enterprise appliances and optional data center appliances; software-defined control and automation; and virtual services delivery. VeloCloud has received financing from investors including NEA, Venrock, March Capital Partners, Hermes Growth Partners, Telstra Ventures, Khazanah Nasional Berhad, Cisco Investments, and The Fabric, and is headquartered in Mountain View, Calif. For more information, visit www.velocloud.com and follow the company on Twitter @VeloCloud.