MBX Systems Named 2010 Hot Companies Finalists by Network Products Guide

Winners Will be Honored at Technosium 2010 Hot Companies and Technology Award Presentations and Dinner

Wauconda, IL, January 21, 2010 --(PR.com)-- MBX Systems today announced that it has been named a 2010 Hot Companies finalists by Network Products Guide. Selected from a global industry analysis of information technology vendors which included established large companies, mid-size and new start-ups around the world, MBX Systems has advanced to the finalists stage based on the "4Ps" selection criteria—namely Products, People, Performance, and Potential. The coveted 2010 Hot Companies analysis encompasses companies in all areas of information technologies including security, wireless, storage, networking, software and communications.

The "Hot Companies" 2010 evaluation process also assessed candidates for entrepreneurial spirit, seasoned executives with relevant experience, clear understanding of the segment of IT market they are currently active and plan to stay active, products and solutions that are positioned to take advantage of the emerging market opportunities, well developed revenue-growth model and clearly planned expansion strategies.

The 2010 Hot Companies winners will be announced and honored at the Technosium 2010 Presentations and Dinner at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco on March 18, 2010. The executives from finalists will be presenting their company’s 4Ps criteria to an audience of end-users, leading entrepreneurs, other IT companies, venture capitalists, corporate strategists and industry associations. To see the complete list of finalists please visit www.technosium.com.

"We are delighted that our company has reached the 2010 Hot Company Finalist stage," said Tom Crowley, CEO at MBX Systems. "This further validates our position as a company known for developing innovative new products and services, which is the foundation for our 15th consecutive year of growth. Our innovation enables MBX customers to be more competitive, responsive and profitable. We are proud of this accomplishment.”

About Network Products Guide Awards
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About MBX Systems
Founded in 1995, MBX Systems manufactures server appliances and storage solutions for OEMs, software developers and service providers. MBX offers the most extensive branding options and system warranty on a wide array of standard or custom-configured platforms. MBX appliance solutions are designed to improve the performance, scalability and security of an application. The systems are manufactured exclusively in MBX’s U.S.-based ISO 9001:2008 certified facility. Turnkey appliance support services span design and engineering through global logistics and end user support. For more information visit the MBX website at www.mbx.com or call 800-560-1195.

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