Edison, NJ, April 27, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- PowerCube DaaS (Desktop as a Service), one of their Technology Solutions in the Desktop Virtualization on the Cloud, was nominated for the Green IT Awards 2012 and won the Runner up in the "Virtualization Product of the Year" category.
PowerCube DaaS (Desktop as a Service) is an Innovative and Cost Effective Client Computing Solution which enables Green-IT and Eco-friendly IT infrastructure for a smarter planet concept. The solution deploys Ubuntu Linux or Windows desktops and is available for deployment in private & public clouds with support for a variety of client devices including PCs, laptops, net books or any thin clients. The PowerCube DaaS solution includes an easy to use administration GUI and complete integration with Active Directory and LDAP authentication of Virtual Desktops.
The Green IT Awards are rewarded by Green IT Magazine to the outstanding environmental products, suppliers and projects, as well as highlight companies and teams that have made a significant contribution to improving the IT industry’s environmental performance. As pressure continues to grow on companies and individuals to act more responsibly with regard to the environment and the Earth’s natural resources and as increased Government legislation comes into effect, the Green IT Awards set out to become the benchmark by which IT companies are measured for environmental performance.
Green IT Awards 2012 Winners & Runners in Different Categories
Virtualization Product of the Year
Winner: Acronis - Backup & Recovery 11Virtual Edition
Runner Up: ZSL (Zylog Systems Ltd) – PowerCube DaaS (Desktop as a Service)
Cloud / Virtualization Project of the Year
Winner: Infosys Ltd with Ricoh Europe for Virtualised Private Cloud
Runner Up: Akami with PUMA for Intelligent Cloud Platform
Hardware Product of the Year
Winner: Fujitsu -- PRIMERGY RX300 S6
Runner Up: Raritan – EMX – Smart Rack Controller and Sensors
Manufacturer of the Year
Runner Up: KYOCERA Document Solutions
Magazine Product of the Year
Winner: CA Technologies – CA ecoSoftware
Runner Up: 1E – NightWatchman Enterprise
About Green IT Magazine
As pressure continues to grow on companies and individuals to act more responsibly with regard to the environment and reduce their environmental impact on the Planet and its natural resources, Government legislation and International Law will continue to tighten. Green IT Magazine aims to help business meet these requirements now and plan for the future. Published bi-monthly and distributed to 70,000 IT professionals, Green IT Magazine is dedicated to improving IT industry’s environmental performance. Providing all the latest news and information from around the industry, Green IT Magazine is essential reading for anyone involved in IT. Through informative articles, thought provoking journalistic comment and in depth case studies of technological improvements and advancements, Green IT Magazine aim to put all the relevant information within easy reach of those charged with the purchase and use of IT equipment.
In times of economic uncertainty, Green IT has the added benefit that at its core, "Green Working" means ultimately to use less and be more efficient with what we do use. These we believe for any organization large or small are also sound business principles.