European IT Excellence Awards 2010 The Tower, a Guoman Hotel, London - 25th February 2010 About IT Europa IT Europa is the leading provider of strategic business intelligence, news and analysis on the European IT marketplace and the primary channels which serve it. We publish newsletters and database reports that provide accurate, authoritative, objective and up-todate information and enable vendor and channel organisations to increase efficiency and gain competitive edge. IT Europa Events IT Europa has been running events of our own and on behalf of other IT The IT Europa European IT Excellence Awards is the premier event in the Euopean calendar organisations for many recognising the excellence of solutions provided by the European IT Channel. years and have established a reputation for excellence This is the second year of these awards which bring together leading ISVs and solution providers in organisation, content from across Europe, and many finalists and winners from other events, to demonstrate their and hospitality. ability to provide IT solutions for their customers. IT Europa’s own events The awards recognise the best customer solutions by IT channels across Europe and encourage are focused on helping the channel partnerships across IT, convergence and Internet industries. directors of Europe’s top These are the only pan-European awards that recognise real world solutions as well as channel 8,000 channel companies partnerships. define their company The awards are split into three sections. The first set of awards, are exclusively for Independent strategies and meet other Software Vendors (ISVs) highlighting the applications that they develop for their customers. organisations who can help them achieve their The second set of awards are for Solution VARs and Systems Integrators who provide excellent solutions for their clients from SMEs to major enterprises. The third set of awards, are for suppliers who best support their channel partners to deliver excellence. The European IT Excellence Awards will be promoted by an extensive marketing campaign both in print and on-line. As befits an event that honours excellence, the winners will receive their awards at a glittering event on 25th February 2010 at The Tower, a Guoman Hotel in the heart of London. IT Europa Events European IT Excellence Awards 2010 THE onLy pAn-EuRopEAn AwARdS EVEnT FoR THE ICT CHAnnEL, REwARdInG ExCELLEnCE In CHAnnEL SoLuTIonS by: ISVS, SySTEMS InTEGRAToRS And SoLuTIon VARS ALSo RECoGnISInG SuppoRT To THE CHAnnEL by VEndoRS, SERVICE pRoVIdERS And dISTRIbuToRS. www.iteawards.com 2008 winners & Finalists AwARd CATEGoRIES ISV Award Categories Overview business Intelligence Sponsored by Microsoft winner xtract Ltd. other finalists Softpro Tetral d.o.o. The European IT Excellence Awards Communications & Mobility winner Aldata Solution comprise seven ISV awards, seven Sponsored by Macrovision other finalists Hansaworld awards for solution VARs and Systems Mediixine oy Integrators, two special categories and Appgate three awards for suppliers along with a Enterprise Application winner jMind Consulting Sponsored by Roguewave other finalists IbA Group Channel personality of the year award. Mamut ASA The categories have been designed to Megabyte Ltd enable all types and sizes of companies Information Management winner InFoTHEnA from the European channel to participate Sponsored by other finalists Efecte Corp Hitachi data Systems bA Group in what will be the most prestigious STR SpA awards event in the European IT SaaS Solution winner IbS calendar. Sponsorship options Sponsored by SIIA Vertical Market other finalists Aspire Technology winner SIVECo Romania SA ISV Categories Sponsored by other finalists edge IpK Vertical Market deluxe Sponsorship package European Software Assoc. wipro Technologies Business Intelligence Pre Event Solution provider Award Categories Relationship Management wherever the title of the category is mentioned within The European IT data Management winner Fordway Solutions Ltd Information Management Excellence Awards, reference to the Sponsor will be made ie. The best Sponsored by Macrovision other finalists Jcom Enterprise Application Vertical Market Solution sponsored by AbC Company. E-business winner IbS Communications and Mobility Sponsored by IbM other finalists Eurooffice Ltd Sponsors logo and credit appears on all promotional collateral Itransition SaaS Solution throughout the campaign including: Enterprise • press releases Sponsored by EMC winner Controlware Solution provider Categories • two weekly entry e-casts to top 8,000 channel companies across other finalists IbA Group SMb Europe from november 2009 until mid January 2010 Keystone Group Enterprise SIVECo Romania SA • On the awards web site, reference to the sponsorship will be made, Managed Service winner northdoor plc data and Information Management together with a hyperlink to sponsors site. Sponsored by ness Europe other finalists 2e2 Ltd unified Communications Aspire Technology E-business At the Evening Ceremony Mobility winner Appear networks Mobility • Logo & profile featured in the awards guide and menu distributed to Sponsored by Microsoft other finalists Anglia business Solutions Vertical all attendees. Logos.a.s.. • Logo on Stage Screen/AV throughout evening and prominent during pan- European winner vc-net Special Solutions Awards presentation of sponsored awards. other finalists Central Telecom uK Ltd Tango/04 pan-European Solution • Logo engraved on the category award SMb winner Care Telecom Managed Service • Table for 10 people within the first two front rows Sponsored by other finalists Softpro Tetral d.o.o. progress Software Supplier Categories • Additional wine at the table. unified Communications Excell Group European distributor of the year • E-mail drives and Reminders to promote the awards will include Sponsored by IT Europa other finalists Central Telecom uK Ltd European Vendor of the Year sponsors logo and hyperlink to their web site. Controlware/ntl:Telewest /north Lanakshire Council European Service Provider of the Year €8,000 + VAT Vertical Market winner Central Telecom Sponsored by wick Hill other finalists Anglia business Solutions Special Award deluxe Table package nS optimum Limited European Channel personality • Logo and profile featured in the awards guide distributed to all Supplier Award Categories Channel Company of the year attendees. distributor Channel program winner Esprinet • Fantastic location for your table of 10 within the second and third rows Sponsored by other finalists ASbIS Croatia Channel dynamics wick Hill Group Judging • Additional wine at the table. Vendor Channel program winner EMC The awards will be independently €4,500 + VAT Sponsored by other finalists Fujitsu Siemens Computers judged by industry experts. There are no Foster MacCallum Hitachi data Systems HP outside influences. Entries will have to be other options VMware submitted by the ISV / Solution provider themselves. Table of 10 - €2350 + VAT WatchGuard Technologies Special Awards www.iteawards.com Single place - €250 + VAT IT Europa Award for Excellence Appear networks Channel personality of the year Gerhard Schultz - Ingram Micro Germany To discuss sponsorship options contact - Alan norman or John Chapman at IT Europa, Armstrong House, 38 Market Square, uxbridge, uK, ub8 1LH tel: 01895 454 458 or e-mail: email@example.com john.chapman@iteuropa.