Cambridge, United Kingdom, September 23, 2009 --(PR.com
)-- Zeus Technology, the only pure software-based application traffic management company, today announces that it has been ranked by The Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in Britain. Zeus is also a finalist for The Sunday Times Tech Track Awards in both the ‘Best Management Team’ and ‘Research and Development’ categories.
The league table, now in its ninth year, measures firms’ sales growth over their last three financial years. The table is compiled by Fast Track, an Oxford-based company headed up by Dr. Hamish Stevenson, an associate fellow of Templeton College, Oxford University.
Cambridge-based Zeus Technology has been recognised for its innovative software that manages online traffic, so that websites are fast, secure and do not crash, even when there is a leap in use. The technology powers Comic Relief’s website, enabling it to process 116 donations a second.
Paul Brennan, CEO, Zeus Technology, says, “It’s fantastic to see that our success has been recognised in such a well respected league table. Despite the tough economic climate, Zeus is experiencing growth across many dimensions: increased revenues, new client acquisition and a rapidly expanding partner ecosystem. I would like to thank our customers for working with us to create one of the fastest growing private software companies in the UK.”
About Zeus Technology
Zeus software enables our customers to create, manage and deliver exceptional online services in Physical, Virtual and Cloud environments. Implementing a Zeus solution allows organizations to visualize and manipulate the flow of traffic to their web-enabled applications, thus ensuring a consistently robust web infrastructure. Coupled with the ability to deploy new online services very quickly, Zeus helps provide the competitive advantage businesses need, by making their online services faster, more reliable, more secure and easier to manage. Zeus software can be deployed on industry standard hardware, virtual machines and any Cloud platform, making it the right strategic choice for today and tomorrow. Zeus holds strategic partnerships with world-class companies such as Dell, HP, IBM, Intel, Joyent, Oracle, Sun, Qualcomm and VMware. Zeus powers over one million website infrastructures across the world including, the BBC, BT, Comic Relief, Domino’s Pizza, Gilt Groupe, ITV, PLAY.COM, See Tickets, STA Travel and Virgin Media. Zeus is in a unique position to assist any business looking to enhance their mission-critical Internet service infrastructure. For
more information, visit www.zeus.com.
About the league table
Now in its ninth year, The Sunday Times Microsoft Tech Track 100 annual league table is compiled by Oxford-based research and events company Fast Track. In addition to title sponsor Microsoft, the league table is co-sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
About Fast Track
Fast Track is an Oxford-based research and events company with 11 years’ experience publishing league tables ranking the UK’s top-performing private companies, and bringing together their owners to network and meet our sponsors. The company was founded and is run by Dr Hamish Stevenson, who is also an associate fellow of Templeton College, Oxford University. www.fasttrack.co.uk.
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