Premier 100 2013

2013 Sponsors


Founded in 2005, Box provides a secure content sharing platform that both users and IT love and adopt. Content on Box can be shared internally and externally, accessed through iPad, iPhone, Android and Windows Phone applications, among others, and extended to partner applications such as Google Apps, NetSuite and Salesforce. Headquartered in Los Altos, CA, Box is a privately held company and is backed by venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Bessemer Venture Partners, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Emergence Capital Partners, General Atlantic, Meritech Capital Partners, NEA, Scale Venture Partners, and U.S. Venture Partners, and strategic investors and SAP. To learn more about Box, visit


VMware, the global leader in virtualization and cloud infrastructure, enables businesses to thrive in the cloud era by transforming the way they build, deliver and consume information technology resources. Leveraging VMware vSphere®, the most widely deployed foundation for cloud computing, VMware enables enterprises to adopt a cloud model that addresses their unique business challenges. The VMware approach accelerates and amplifies the transition to cloud computing while preserving existing investments, simplifying and automating IT, and improving security and control. With more than 350,000 customers and 50,000 partners, VMware solutions help organizations of all sizes lower costs, increase business agility and ensure freedom of choice as they transition to IT as a service.


 Teradata is the world’s largest company focused on analytic data solutions through integrated data warehousing, big data analytics, and business applications.  Only Teradata gives organizations the integration to transform data across the organization into actionable insights empowering leaders to think boldly and act decisively for competitive advantage. To learn more, go to
Virtual Instruments is a leader in Infrastructure Performance Management for physical, virtual and cloud computing environments. The award-winning VirtualWisdom® platform provides visibility into real-time performance and health of the entire open systems stack along with metrics that assess utilization. Virtual Instruments improves the performance and availability of mission-critical applications while lowering the cost of the supporting


AT&T Inc., a global leader in communications, offers global IP services, hosting, applications, managed services, and mobility. Mobile Enterprise Management from AT&T helps to simplify the complexity of mobility.  Delivering network security and device control, to content distribution, workspace management, governance, and through the entire life-cycle of application development, AT&T leverages proven frameworks to address nearly every enterprise mobility challenge. Best-in-breed partnerships allow AT&T to deliver carrier-agnostic, end-to-end solutions for multiple device operating systems. With Mobile Enterprise Management from AT&T, you are free to focus on your business while reaping the benefits of a highly secure and agile mobile infrastructure.

 DCS is a world leader in the design, manufacture and installation of innovative connectivity solutions. Our solutions, within the physical layer, are more than a collection of parts they are a connectivity management system. DCS has more than 18 years of experience leading connectivity innovation for data center environments. Our solutions are deployed in network, SAN, and mainframe applications within the data center. Since our founding date in 1994, DCS has focused on delivering what matters most to our customers – implementing solutions that meet the requirements of the environment and ROI. 
  Good Technology transforms enterprises by mobilizing employees through secure, collaborative workflows. We also empower IT to protect and manage mobile apps, devices, and enterprise data. Good’s Secure Collaboration solutions include Good’s applications for email, PIM, browser, file sharing, instant messaging, as well as a broad ecosystem of third party applications. Good’s Enterprise Mobility Management Platform allows enterprises and ISVs to build, manage, analyze and secure mobile applications. Good Technology’s customers include more than 4,000 organizations worldwide, including half of the FORTUNE 100™, eight of the top 10 financial services, five of the top 10 healthcare, and leaders in retail, telecommunications, manufacturing, legal, and government.  Learn more at
 Information Builders provides production-strength software solutions for business intelligence and analytics, performance management, information management, and data governance. Our WebFOCUS business intelligence platform is the world’s most widely deployed, has the highest user adoption, and serves internal needs as well as customer and B2B initiatives. Our iWay Software provides real-time integration and data quality solutions for all data warehouses and operational data. Information Builders has thousands of the most successful customers in all industries and government agencies, ranging from small to large organizations. In addition to offering superior software, our customer service is rated the highest in the industry. For more information, visit: 

IBM Business Analytics software delivers actionable insights decision-makers need to achieve better business performance. IBM offers a comprehensive, unified portfolio of business intelligence, predictive and advanced analytics, financial performance and strategy management, governance, cloud analytics and analytics on big data.

With IBM software, companies can spot trends, patterns and anomalies, compare “what if” scenarios, predict potential threats and opportunities, identify and manage key business risks and plan, budget and forecast resources. With these deep analytic capabilities our customers around the world can better understand, anticipate and shape business outcomes. For further information or to reach a representative please visit


NTT DATA is your Innovation Partner anywhere around the world, with operations in more than 35 countries. NTT DATA Americas emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services from consulting, application services, business process and IT outsourcing to cloud-based solutions.

Visit to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a range of businesses and government agencies.


OutSystems solves the core problems impeding delivery of enterprise web and mobile applications: speed, flexibility, cost of change. The OutSystems Agile Platform is a complete solution for developing and managing enterprise applications. It combines a model-driven development environment, patented impact analysis technology, easy integration with existing systems and complete support for staging and deployment.

 Ping Identity is the Cloud Identity Security leader.  Businesses that depend on the Cloud rely on Ping Identity for simple, proven and secure cloud identity management through single sign-on, federated identity management, mobile identity security, API security, social media integration and centralized access control. 

As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. For more information, visit


ServiceNow is a leading provider of cloud-based services that automates enterprise IT operations.  We focus on transforming enterprise IT by automating and standardizing business processes and consolidating IT across the global enterprise.  Organizations deploy our service to create a single system of record for enterprise IT, lower operational costs and enhance efficiency.  Additionally, our customers use our extensible platform to build custom applications for automating activities unique to their business


 IDC Insights lines of business assist businesses and IT leaders, as well as the suppliers who serve them, in making more effective technology decisions by providing accurate, timely, and insightful fact-based research and consulting services. Our global research and analysis is focused on mitigating technology risks, maximizing the effectiveness of IT investments, identifying new opportunities, and bringing forth technology solutions that are aligned with the organization's business objectives. Focusing on energy, financial services, government, healthcare, manufacturing and retail industries, our research covers over 200 technology markets including cloud computing, business analysis, outsourcing, enterprise mobility, sustainability, IT governance, data center, social media and many more.
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