NEWTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The editors of TechTarget Inc.'s SearchServerVirtualization.com™ have officially announced the opening of submissions for the Best of VMworld 2018 US Awards. The winners will be selected from the product entrants at the VMworld 2018 US conference, which takes place August 26th through August 30th in Las Vegas and is sponsored by VMware, Inc. The deadline for submissions is July 25, 2018. Products must be generally available and have shipped between July 27, 2017 and the close of submissions on July 25, 2018.
For the twelfth straight year, TechTarget is the official media partner for the VMworld Awards. An independent team of judges consisting of experts and editors from SearchServerVirtualization.com and its sister sites, SearchVMware.com™ and SearchVirtualDesktop.com™, will review and evaluate the products according to innovation, value, performance, reliability and ease of use.
Judges will visit contenders' booths at VMworld 2018, and winners will be announced at the VMworld show. Products must be from a company exhibiting at VMworld 2018 US. In addition to the other awards, a single Best of Show award will be given at the judges' discretion.
The awards span 8 technology categories:
- Digital Workspace
- Agile Operations and Automation
- Cloud Native App Development and DevOps
- Data Protection
- Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure Platform
- Best in Show: Chosen among the winners in the above categories
Only products currently available for purchase will be considered for all categories.
The full Best of VMworld 2018 US Awards criteria and category descriptions can be found by clicking here.
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Its sister site, SearchVMware.com, is dedicated to helping IT organizations evaluate products, services and business strategies that can lead them to successful implementations of virtualization technologies in VMware environments. Another sister site, SearchVirtualDesktop.com is the premier source for information on desktop virtualization, application virtualization, and virtual desktop infrastructure.
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