CRN Virtualization 100 list recognizes top virtualization vendors as selected by CRN editors.
Dallas, TX, June 6, 2011 – 2X Software, international leader in virtual computing solutions, today announced it has been recognized by Everything Channel in CRN’s new Virtualization 100 list. Featuring the top 100 vendors in the virtualization space as identified by the editorial staff of CRN, the list serves as the de facto resource by which VARs can begin to evaluate the best virtualization products for their business. 2X Software was named to the Virtualization 100 list for the impressive capabilities of its virtualization product line, and for its exciting upcoming planned releases, including 2X MobileDeviceManager and 2X Remote Application Server.
According to the CRN Fast Growth Study, virtualization is the number one technology category that VARs are investing in over the next year. The CRN Virtualization 100 list highlights the most compelling virtualization vendors and solutions to best meet the growing needs of the channel. These featured vendors were selected based on their ability to help VARs transform themselves into true service providers and help organizations and enterprises take advantage of the ease, flexibility, scalability, elasticity and cost savings that leveraging virtualization has to offer.
The 2X Software product line includes the 2X ApplicationServer and 2X VirtualDesktopServer for application delivery and enhanced VDI connectivity. 2X Software products also allow for versatile mobile connectivity, with its 2X Client available for iPad and, Android devices, among many others. 2X Software plans to continue its move toward advanced VDI and mobile connectivity with its upcoming releases: 2X MobileDeviceManager, which will allow enterprises unprecedented management capabilities for their mobile device network, and 2X Remote Application Server, which will provide application delivery and enhanced VDI connectivity, including connections to mobile devices, from an all-in-one platform.
“For application and desktop virtualization, this technology will become a mainstay for businesses large and small and one of the more profitable technologies for VARs to integrate and sell,” said Kelley Damore, Vice President, Editorial Director, Everything Channel. “The Virtualization 100 list provides showcases the best virtualization technology solutions to help VARs navigate the virtualization landscape and determine which vendor is best suited to meet their unique needs.”
“We are pleased to see many new companies in this year’s Virtualization 100 list,” stated Nikolaos Makris, CEO of 2X Software. “Today’s VARs and customers have a wide variety of technologies to choose from, as new companies are formed to be sensitive to their their technology and affordability needs. As a simple, scalable and affordable virtualization provider, 2X Software embraces the competitive nature of today’s virtualization market, as we continue to develop innovative solutions to benefit VARs and customers alike.”
2X Software’s recognition in the 2011 CRN Virtualization 100 list can be seen here.
About 2X VirtualDesktopServer
2X VirtualDesktopServer delivers secure, centrally-managed access to virtual desktops (VDI) and applications hosted on Microsoft Hyper-V, VMware vSphere, ESX, and ESXi, Parallels Virtuozzo Containers, Citrix XenServer, Windows Remote Desktop Services/Windows Terminal Services and other leading virtualization platforms. Please see our 2X VirtualDesktopServer features list for more information.
2X Software offers tailor-made, easy-to-implement and cost-effective server based and virtual computing solutions, including the award-winning 2X VirtualDesktopServer and 2X ApplicationServer, as well as the 2X ThinClientServer and 2X LoadBalancer. With their trademark affordability and simplicity, as well as the unique 2X per-server licensing model, 2X products unlock the full potential of virtualization platforms by improving desktop manageability, security and performance. For more information, please visit: http://www.2x.com.
About Everything Channel
Everything Channel is the premier provider of IT channel-focused events, media, research, consulting, and sales and marketing services. With over 30 years of experience and engagement, Everything Channel has the unmatched channel expertise to execute integrated solutions for technology executives managing partner recruitment, enablement and go-to-market strategy in order to accelerate technology sales. Everything Channel is a UBM company. To learn more about Everything Channel, visit us at http://www.everythingchannel.com.
About United Business Media Limited
UBM (UBM.L) focuses on two principal activities: worldwide information distribution, targeting and monitoring; and, the development and monetization of B2B communities and markets. UBM’s businesses inform markets and serve professional commercial communities — from doctors to game developers, from journalists to jewelry traders, from farmers to pharmacists — with integrated events, online, print and business information products. Our 6,500 staff in more than 30 countries are organized into specialist teams that serve these communities, bringing buyers and sellers together, helping them to do business and their markets to work effectively and efficiently. For more information, go to http://www.ubm.com.