Mar 02 2012

Ipswitch Wins Network Computing 2012 Award for Network Monitoring Product of the Year

WhatsUp Gold Delivers Everything IT Admins Need Through a Single Console

LEXINGTON, Mass. ─ March 2, 2012 ─ Ipswitch Inc.’s Network Management Division, developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management solutions, today announced that following a vote of over 20,000 readers and industry analysts, WhatsUp Gold has been named Network Computing’s Network Management Product of the Year 2012. Additionally to winning the award, Ipswitch founder CEO, Roger Greene was the runner up in the Contribution to ICT award.


The Network Computing Awards were launched in 2007 to recognise the companies, products, services that have most impressed the readers of one of the longest established computer networking publications. New to this years‘ awards were individual excellence awards, that were chosen by the editors of the Network Computing Awards. Winning the award continues WhatsUp Gold’s impressive track record at the Network Computing Awards. It won the award in 2010 and has been a runner up in 2008, 2009 and 2011.


“We are pleased to have been awarded the highly regarded award from Network Computing for 2012. It underlines our commitment and vision of delivering a highly innovative and agile network management solution that will provide real tangible benefits for organisations of all sizes,“ said Ipswitch Network Management Division President, Ennio Carboni. “As the industry keeps moving forward, we are looking to continue to provide solutions that meet the IT management challenges of today, whether it is pure network management and monitoring or assisting organisations in monitoring their virtualised and cloud computing environments."


“We would like to congratulate Ipswitch Network Management Division and all the other winners and finalists on their success,” said Dave Bonner, event manager, Network Computing Awards. “This years’ event was another record-breaker since the launch of the awards, with record number of nominations and votes pouring in. WhatsUp Gold continues to impress on the market and our readers’ votes clearly highlight its importance to businesses of all sizes.”


For businesses with networks of all sizes, WhatsUp Gold offers a comprehensive yet cost-effective network and application management solution that installs, discovers and maps network-connected assets in under an hour. With WhatsUp Gold’s powerful SNMP v1-3, SSH, Telnet and WMI monitoring, alerting and notification capabilities, users have 360 degree visibility, actionable intelligence and complete control over their networks.

About the Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc.

The Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc. is the developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of innovative IT management software. WhatsUp Gold is deployed on over 150,000 networks worldwide and delivers comprehensive network, system, application and event log monitoring and management solutions for small and medium businesses and enterprises. The award winning solution supports a wide range of IT management tasks including automated discovery, mapping, real-time monitoring, alerting, troubleshooting and reporting.

Founded in 1991 and currently celebrating its 20th anniversary, Ipswitch, Inc. is headquartered in Lexington, Massachusetts, and has offices in Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia, Madison, Wisconsin, Livonia, Michigan, as well as its European headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands and Asia Pacific headquarters in Tokyo, Japan. Ipswitch sells its products through distributors, resellers and OEMs worldwide.

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