Dell Software was recognized with recent industry announcements of
product awards and finalist nominations, including three Stevie Award
finalists in the 2013 American Business Awards. The mission of the
Stevie Awards is to raise the profile of exemplary organizations and
individuals among the press, business community, and the general
public. Dell products have been named finalists in the following
Dell Software also received awards in this year's "Network
Products Guide" 8th Annual Hot Companies and Best
Products Awards. The Network Products Guide plays a vital role in
keeping decision-makers and end-users informed of the choices they can
make in all areas of information technology.
In addition, Storage Magazine has named Dell
AppAssure the top midrange backup and recovery software solution
in its 2013 Quality Awards competition. Dell AppAssure, a unified
backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud
over six other finalists and 28 total solutions in the midrange
category, earning high marks for product quality, features,
reliability and technical support. The Storage Magazine Quality Awards
are designed to recognize products that have proven their quality and
reliability in actual use, with results being derived from a survey of
Finally, Dell SonicWALL has picked up recognition from the following
Dell SonicWALL? SuperMassive?
E10800 Next-Generation Firewall, running SonicOS 6.0, earned
the highest rating of 'Recommend' in the NSS Labs 2013 Next
Generation Firewall Security Value Map. NSS Labs provides
independent validation for IT administrators who seek the best
performing security for their modern corporate network and
deployment scenarios, and executes one of the industry's most
comprehensive, real-world tests of Next-Generation Firewalls.
Dell SonicWall's SuperMassive
9000 Series is a Silver Award winner in the Tech Awards Circle
2013 Enterprise Hardware category. The Dell SonicWALL SuperMassive
9000 Series redefines the Next-Generation Firewall class,
eliminating the age-old protection-for-performance tradeoff and
offering breakthrough performance, unique levels of protection and
vastly scalable multi-core hardware. Tech Awards Circle honors the
'best of the best' in technology, celebrating the products,
vendors and individuals making a difference in the industry today.
Tom Kendra, vice president and general manager, Systems Management,
"These are important nominations for the Dell Software Group. They
substantiate our role as a leading enterprise software provider that
delivers to our customers the power to do more when it comes to
optimizing IT within the enterprise. Our solutions, including those
recognized by these awards programs, help organizations of all sizes to
securely manage and protect their applications, systems, devices and
data. We are extremely pleased to have been recognized for the value
they drive for the enterprise."
Delivering Complete and Connected Software Solutions
Dell Software empowers companies of all sizes to experience Dell's
"Power to Do More" by delivering scalable yet simple-to-use solutions
that can increase productivity, responsiveness and efficiency. Dell
Software is uniquely positioned to address today's most pressing
business and IT challenges with holistic, connected software offerings
across five core solution areas, encompassing data center and cloud
management, information management, mobile workforce management,
security and data protection. This software, when combined with Dell
hardware and services, helps customers simplify IT, mitigate risk and
accelerate business results.
Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) listens to customers and delivers innovative
technology and services that give them the power to do more. For more
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Lisa Williams, 781-924-1171
Beth Johnson, 415-412-6891
Robert Williams, 512-728-7570