“This recognition of Dell and Rackspace by Constellation Research speaks volumes about how leading brands are those that act as change agents for the benefit of their customers," said Patrick Brandt, CEO of Zimbra
(PRWEB) September 23, 2014
Zimbra, a global leader in unified collaboration software, today announced that two of its customers, Dell and Rackspace, have been named finalists in the 2014 Constellation SuperNova Awards. Selected from a pool of over 220 applications, finalists are recognized by the SuperNova Award Judges as individuals who successfully and innovatively overcome the challenges of introducing new technologies to their organizations.
“We take exceptional pride when our customers are successful, and feel privileged to contribute to their efforts” said Patrick Brandt, CEO of Zimbra. “This recognition of Dell and Rackspace by Constellation Research speaks volumes about how leading brands are those that act as change agents for the benefit of their customers,” continued Brandt.
SuperNova Award Finalists
The SuperNova Award judges evaluated all applications against a rigorous set of criteria to identify applicants worthy of advancement to the finalist round. Judges, comprised of influential thought leaders and journalists, were individually selected for their futurist mindset and keen ability to separate substance from hype.
Next Generation Customer Experience
- Steve Hilker, Dell
- Ian White, Rackspace
Steve Hilker of Dell and Ian White of Rackspace are finalists in the category “Next Generation Customer Experience.” According to Constellation Research, Next Generation Customer Experience analyzes how organizations are making the shift from systems of engagement to systems of experience and mass personalization at scale.
Zimbra connects people and information with unified collaboration software that includes email, calendaring, file sharing, activity streams, social networks and more. With technology designed for social, mobile and the cloud, Zimbra gives individuals the flexibility to work from virtually anywhere, through nearly every computer, tablet and mobile device.
Zimbra’s software is trusted globally by service providers, governments and companies, with over 200,000 accessing Zimbra in the cloud managed by our worldwide network of service providers. With customers including NTT Communications, Comcast, Dell, Rackspace, Red Hat, Mozilla, H&R Block and Vodafone, a vibrant open source community and worldwide partner network, Zimbra is the third-largest collaboration provider in the world. Zimbra is privately held with corporate headquarters in Frisco, Texas and offices in San Mateo, California; London; Tokyo; Singapore and Pune, India. For more information, visit Zimbra.com or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
About Constellation Research
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