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WANdisco Scoops Business of the Year Award
WANdisco Recognized by UK City of Sheffield for Exceeding Business Objectives SAN RAMON, Calif. & SHEFFIELD, England--(Business Wire)-- WANdisco, a leading provider of infrastructure software for replication, scalability & high availability, today announced that it has won the Sheffield Technology Parks Business of the Year Award. The award recognizes the achievements of those who have met or exceeded their business objectives for the year. In October 2008 WANdisco announced that it had moved their European headquarters from London to Sheffield as part of the company`s continued growth. "The move to Sheffield has been very successful for us," said David Richards, WANdisco`s President & CEO. "The City of Sheffield provided a great deal of assistance to help us make the move and have continued to support us as we establish ourselves." The award ceremony took place at the city`s Millennium Galleries. Peter Wood CEO of Sheffield Technology Parks announced the winner and Professor Stephen Brown presented the award to WANdisco`s Director of Offshore Operations, Ross Bray. Peter Wood said: "We are delighted that WANdisco has been announced as STP's Business of the Year for 2009, ahead of some strong competition. It is particularly pleasing to celebrate the success of a Silicon Valley based company who have fairly recently established a new base in Sheffield. It's good news for the city and for STP." WANdisco`s replication technology is used by Fortune Global 1000 companies such as Intel, AT&T, Honda, NTT and Motorola to achieve high levels of performance, scalability and reliability for their distributed software development efforts. Scalability and performance are major considerations for software development organizations with large distributed teams and growing repositories of source code, issues, documentation and other software development artifacts. Recent News and Resources Free Webinar: Subversion 1.6 and Beyond: https://www2.gotomeeting.com/register/287394107 Subversion MultiSite Software Appliance Information http://www.WANdisco.com/appliance Free Download: Subversion MultiSite http://www.wandisco.com/download/subversion/multisite/appliance News release: WANdisco Named to the SD Times 100 List http://www.wandisco.com/php/pr.php?prdate=2008-06-09 About WANdisco WANdisco is a leading provider of distributed software development solutions. By using WANdisco's totally unique replication technology, software development can now occur anywhere without any constraints. Fortune Global 1000 companies such as AT&T, Honda, NTT and Motorola rely on WANdisco's suite of source code management solutions. For more information, please visit us at http://www.wandisco.com WANdisco Elaine Murphy, +1-866-846-0404 Elaine.Murphy@WANdisco.com Copyright Business Wire 2009