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Vancouver, BC and Amsterdam, NL, June 27, 2012 – Colligo Networks today announced that its secure iPad app for SharePoint, Colligo Briefcase, won the SharePoint category in the Best of TechEd 2012 awards program.
The Best of TechEd 2012 awards recognize companies who offer innovative products for the industry. The judges reviewed 297 products and services submitted for the award and chose 46 finalists to be interviewed at the Microsoft TechEd North America 2012 conference in Orlando, Florida on June 12th-13th 2012. Winners were announced at an invite only evening reception at the groove at Universal CityWalk in Florida on June 14.
“We narrowed down a list of almost 300 products this year to 46 extremely deserving finalists—an honor in itself,” said Jason Bovberg, Senior Editor of Windows IT Pro. “All 46 finalists represent highly distinguished products and services in their categories. We love all these products! But through our research and show-floor interview process, we managed to choose this year’s winners. Our 2012 Best of Best of TechEd winners stand apart from the pack, either offering an edge in product functionality, boasting enhanced feature sets in new versions, or introducing innovative technology,” remarked Bovberg. Winners were chosen based on their innovation, strategic importance to the market, competitive advantage, and exceptional value to customers.
“Colligo is incredibly proud to win the Best of TechEd Award for SharePoint for the second consecutive year,” said Barry Jinks, CEO, Colligo. “Colligo Briefcase was designed to be the most secure app for managing SharePoint content on the iPad, while still providing a great user experience, and it’s very gratifying to see our innovations acknowledged by customers and Penton Media alike.”
A list of winners and product descriptions can be found at http://www.windowsitpro.com/awards/best-of-tech-ed
Colligo Briefcase is the secure iPad app for managing SharePoint content on the go. Colligo Briefcase Pro , for small to medium-sized deployments, is available from the Apple App Store. Organizations in the US can also purchase in quantity using Apple’s B2B Volume Purchase Program. For organizations that require additional enterprise security features, as well as centralized administration and deployment, Colligo Briefcase Enterprise 2.0 is available directly from Colligo at www.colligo.com/briefcase
About Colligo Networks
Colligo Networks is the leader in email and document management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint. Enterprises that use SharePoint rely on Colligo’s award-winning solutions to improve collaboration, increase productivity, and mitigate corporate risk. Featuring seamless integration with Microsoft Outlook and Windows Explorer, Colligo drives SharePoint adoption by making it easy to tag, find, store, and share SharePoint content in familiar ways, regardless of device, connectivity, or storage location. Colligo products are used by over 4800 organizations in 55 countries, with Global 500 customers including Microsoft, Kraft Foods, General Motors, and Siemens. Colligo Networks is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. For more information, please visit www.colligo.com
About Penton Media
As a leading, independent, business-to-business media company, Penton knows business and how to create and disseminate vital content that moves markets. Penton is where professionals turn to gain the critical insight, expert analysis and relevant connections needed to compete and succeed. Headquartered in New York City, the privately held company is owned by MidOcean Partners and U.S. Equity Partners II, an investment fund sponsored by Wasserstein & Co., LP, and its co-investors. For additional information on the company and its businesses, visit www.penton.com.