European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2014 announced

European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2014 announced

  • Pan-European Awards for ISVs, Solution Providers, Systems Integrators, Software Vendors, Service Providers and Distributors
  • Recognising Excellence in IT and Telecoms Channels, Software and Solutions

IT Europa announced today that it will stage the European IT & Software Excellence Awards 2014 in London on 26 March 2014. Now in their fifth year, the European IT & Software Excellence Awards have been designed to recognise and reward excellence in European software development and IT and Telecoms solutions provision. The awards will bring together leading ISVs, Solution Providers and Systems Integrators from across Europe to demonstrate their ability to provide industry-leading IT solutions for their customers.

The awards are split into three sections. The first set of awards is for Systems Integrators and Solution VARs and acknowledges their skill and endeavour in delivering world class IT solutions for their customers. The second set of awards, exclusively for Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and software developers, highlights the applications that they have developed and delivered for their customers. The final set of awards, for suppliers, highlights those vendors, distributors and service providers who best support their channel partners to deliver excellence.

2014 Award Categories:

Solution Provider Categories

  • SME Solution of the Year
  • Enterprise Solution of the Year
  • Datacentre Solution of the Year
  • Vertical Solution of the Year
  • Public Sector and Utilities Solution of the Year
  • Managed Service Solution of the Year
  • Mobility/Communications Solution of the Year
  • Storage/Information Management Solution of the Year
  • Big Data Business Intelligence and Analytics Solution of the Year
  • Networking Solution of the Year
  • Security Solution of the Year

ISV Categories

  • Relationship Management Solution
  • ERP /Supply Chain Management Solution
  • Information & Document Management Solution
  • Big Data, Business Intelligence and Analytics Solution
  • Communications/Mobility Solution
  • Vertical Market Solution
  • Government Solution
  • SaaS Solution
  • Software Innovation Solution of the Year

Supplier Categories

  • Hardware Vendor of the Year
  • Software Vendor of the Year
  • Service Provider of the Year
  • Distributor of the Year
  • Finance/Support Services Provider of the Year

“With the complexity of technology continuing to increase and new cloud-based and hybrid delivery models emerging, the role played by ISVs, solution providers and integrators in delivering real solutions to end-customers is becoming increasingly important,” says Alan Norman, Managing Director of IT Europa. “The European IT & Software Excellence Awards were the first pan-European awards to recognise excellence in the creation and delivery of real solutions and are intended to encourage the development of partnerships between vendors and solution providers across the IT and Telecoms industries.”

IT & Software Excellence Awards winners will be presented with their awards at the European IT & Software Excellence Awards Dinner on 26 March 2014 at The Lancaster London Hotel, London.

Organisations wishing to enter the European IT & Software Excellence Awards or interested in sponsorship opportunities can find further information at: The closing date for entries is 17 January 2014. The Awards dinner is co-located with the European ISV Convention 2014 ( which will be staged during the day on 26 March 2014.

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