(Boston, MA) July 16, 2015 – VMTurbo, the only real-time control platform for the software-defined data center, today announced it has been named a finalist in the Private Company of the Year category for the 2015 Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) Technology Leadership Awards. VMTurbo is joined in the category by DraftKings, ThinkingPhones, Curriculum Associates and CloudLock.
“VMTurbo is changing the way we look at IT operations management, disrupting decades of traditional thinking in IT,” says Chris McMahon, Vice President, People and Culture at VMTurbo. “We’re now one of the most recognizable names in virtualization, and one of the most desirable places to work in Boston. We’ve seen record growth in every aspect of the company this year, from revenue and new customer sign-ups, to headcount and repeat bookings.”
“Our congratulations to VMTurbo and to all of the 18th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards finalists,” said Tom Hopcroft, president and CEO of Mass Technology Leadership Council. “Each one is an example of the executive leadership, business acumen and technological innovation fueling Massachusetts’ economy and an example of the breadth and depth of talent in our region.”
Winners will be announced on Wednesday, September 16 at the MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala at the Seaport World Trade Center. Visit the MassTLC website for the full list of finalists.
VMTurbo was recently named to Forbes’ “America’s Most Promising Companies” for third straight year, as well as the Boston Business Journal’s “Best Places to Work of 2015.”
VMTurbo’s Real-Time Control platform enables customers to manage cloud and enterprise virtualization environments including OpenStack to assure application performance while maximizing resource utilization. VMTurbo’s patented decision-engine technology dynamically analyzes demand from applications, containers, network and VDI and adjusts configuration, resource allocation and workload placement to meet service levels and business goals. With this unique understanding into the dynamic interaction of demand and supply, VMTurbo is the only technology capable of closing the loop in IT operations by automating the decision-making process to maintain an environment in a healthy state.
The VMTurbo platform first launched in August 2010 and now has more than 40,000 users, including many of the world’s leading money center banks, financial institutions, social and e-commerce sites, carriers and service providers. Using VMTurbo, our over 1,000 customers, including JP Morgan Chase, Travelport, and Thomson Reuters, ensure that applications get the resources they need to operate reliably, while utilizing their most valuable infrastructure and human resources at the highest efficiency.