Cloud Workspace Innovator, IndependenceIT, Named a 2015 Gartner “Cool Vendor”

Leading Analyst Firm Selects Innovative Companies That Deliver Value to Business and IT Users, Helping Clients Address Key Challenges in Today’s Digital Economy

BOSTON--()--IndependenceIT, an integrated software platform provider allowing IT departments, service providers and ISVs to easily deliver workspaces, applications and desktops as a service, today announced that the company has been included in the list of “Cool Vendors” in the report Cool Vendors in Infrastructure Services, 2015, by Fred Ng, Federica Troni, Eric Goodness, Nathan Hill at Gartner, Inc. The report -- published on April 10, 2015 by Gartner, Inc. -- highlights vendors that have been found to be particularly innovative and deliver exceptional value to business and IT users in the digital economy.

According to the report, “The vendors profiled deliver value to business and IT users through their innovative services and new approaches to enabling business benefits. They help clients address the key challenges they face today in the digital economy.1

Cloud Workspace Suite is software that allows IT administrators to orchestrate, manage and provision all elements necessary for automated, multi-platform, hypervisor/device agnostic workspaces, applications and desktops as a service. The solution has been designed for infrastructure and hypervisor independence and features industry-leading automation and interoperability for ease-of-use. The solution also offers a robust API set for ease of integration with existing customer infrastructure and business support tools. With this platform, IT service providers and administrators select their preferred cloud infrastructure for globally accessible workspaces across single or multiple clouds matched to business requirements.

In the report’s key findings, “CIOs, chief digital officers, chief architect offers, directors of IT infrastructure operations, directors of technical support, solution architects and IT sourcing buyers can use research in this report to explore how increased automation and industrialization of infrastructure management platforms can improve IT productivity and significantly reduce costs.2

“IndependenceIT is honored to be selected as one of Gartner’s ‘Cool Vendors’ for 2015,” said Seth Bostock, CEO of IndependenceIT. “We feel this is a highly coveted acknowledgment, and believe receiving it reemphasizes the strength of our integrated platform -- Cloud Workspace Suite. IndependenceIT’s recognition as a Gartner Cool Vendor, in our opinion, highlights our value to IT departments, service providers and ISVs in providing comprehensive workflow automation in the delivery of cloud desktops, applications and complete workspaces for maximum computing productivity.”

Report availability
Gartner subscribers can access The Gartner Cool Vendors in Infrastructure Services, 2015, report here: http://www.gartner.com/search/site/premiumresearch/simple?tabChg=true&keywords=independenceit

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About IndependenceIT
IndependenceIT provides an integrated workspace automation software platform that allows IT departments, service providers and ISVs to easily deliver workspaces, applications and desktop as a service from any cloud infrastructure to users anywhere, on any device. Cloud Workspace® Suite combines application, end-user and infrastructure management into a seamless, easy-to-manage platform, with a unified management interface and robust API for ease of integration with existing systems, simplifying deployment and increasing responsiveness.

1 Gartner, Cool Vendors in Infrastructure Services, 2015, Doc #G00275646, April 10, 2015 http://www.gartner.com/search/site/premiumresearch/simple?tabChg=true&keywords=independenceit

2 Gartner, Cool Vendors in Infrastructure Services, 2015, Doc #G00275646, April 10, 2015 http://www.gartner.com/search/site/premiumresearch/simple?tabChg=true&keywords=independenceit

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The Ventana Group
Joe Austin, 818-332-6166
jaustin@theventanagroup.com

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Cloud Workspace Innovator, IndependenceIT, Named a 2015 Gartner “Cool Vendor”

Contacts

The Ventana Group
Joe Austin, 818-332-6166
jaustin@theventanagroup.com