CompanyAward Winning Technology

Award Winning Technology

Our innovation and excellence have been recognized with multiple industry accolades, including:

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Virtual Instruments Awarded 5 Star Rating in CRN’s 2014 Partner Program Guide
The CRN 2014 Partner Program Guide is the definitive listing of technology vendors that service solution providers or provide products through the IT channel. The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes an elite subset of companies that offer solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.

SVC Award 2013

Virtual Instruments Wins the ‘Editor’s Choice Award'
The Storage, Virtualization, Cloud (SVC) Awards goes to Virtual Instruments in the ‘Editor’s Choice Award’ category.

CRN Emerging Vendors Award 2013

Virtual Instruments Named 2013 Emerging Vendor by CRN

CRN selected Virtual Instruments as an up-and-coming technology vendor recognizing the innovation of its VirtualWisdom platform and its ability to generate the high margins solution providers require in today’s competitive marketplace.

Storage Magazine Award

STORAGE Magazine UK names Virtual Instruments a Winner in the 2013 "One to Watch" – Company Award

Virtual Instruments was selected by STORAGE Magazine as the "One to Watch."

CRN 5 Star Award

Virtual Instruments Named to CRN's 2013 Partner Program Guide, Awarded 5-Star Partner Rating

The 5-Star Partner Program rating recognizes the elite subset of Partner Program Guide vendors that give solution providers the best partnering elements in their channel programs.

Virtual Instruments Wins "Testing and Monitoring Product of the Year"

Virtual Instruments' VirtualWisom platform wins Network Computing "Testing and Monitoring Product of the Year" Award for the second year in a row.

Forbes Rank Virtual Instruments #3 on the list of Most Promising Company in America

For the second year in a row, Virtual Instruments is listed in Forbes Most Promising Company in America.

Todd Osborne Recognized as one of UBM Tech Channel's CRN 2013 Channel Chiefs

This prestigious list of the most influential and powerful leaders in the IT channel recognizes those executives directly responsible for driving channel sales and growth within their organization, while evangelizing and defending the importance of the channel throughout the entire IT Industry.

Virtual Instruments' and Morrisons win "Private Sector Storage Project of the Year." Read the nomination.

The SVC awards are given to leading end user and vendor organizations that have demonstrated excellence in solving complex IT challenges related to Storage, Virtualization and Cloud Computing environments.

Tech Trailblazers Award

Virtual Instruments named Finalist in the Tech Trailblazers award

The Tech Trailblazers awards recognize startup innovation in enterprise technology from around the world.

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BCS and Computing UK IT Industry Names Virtual Instruments' VirtualWisdom and Performance Probe "Infrastructure Innovation of the Year 2012" in the in the Technology Excellence Category

These coveted awards are given to projects, IT organizations and technology vendors that represent the IT industry's "best of the best."

Network Computing Award

Network Computing Magazine Names Virtual Instruments 2012 Awards Finalist in 2 categories: Data Center Product of the Year and Testing & Monitoring Product of the Year

Virtual Instruments was recognized for the success of its VirtualWisdom infrastructure optimization platform. The Network Computing Awards were created to recognize the hardware, software and services - and the companies behind them — which have most impressed the readers of Network Computing.

Storage Magazine Award

Storage Magazine/SearchStorage.com Names Virtual Instruments SAN Performance Probe "2011 Product of the Year" Finalist

Virtual Instruments SAN Performance Probe was named a finalist in the storage management tools category for Storage Magazine and SearchStorage.com's 2011 Products of the Year competition.

Forbes Award

Virtual Instruments #6 on list America's Most Promising Companies by Forbes Magazine

Each year Forbes Magazine identifies and honors the most promising privately-held companies in America. Forbes' award criteria is based on the companies having the most compelling business models, strongest management teams, marquee customers, strategic partners and sufficient investment capital for continued success.

Red Herring Award

Virtual Instruments Named 2011 Red Herring 100 Global Award Winner

The Red Herring 100 Global Award is a prestigious award honoring the year's most innovative and industry-changing privately-held technology companies and entrepreneurs from across the globe.

BCS and Computing UK Award

Virtual Instruments' and Lloyd's Banking Group win "SVC Innovation Award"

The SVC awards are given to leading end user and vendor organizations that have demonstrated excellence in solving complex IT challenges related to Storage, Virtualization and Cloud Computing environments.

BCS and Computing UK Award

Virtual Instruments VirtualWisdom was named a Medalist in the prestigious BCS and Computing UK IT Industry awards in November 2011 for "Infrastructure Innovation of the Year"

These coveted awards are given to projects, IT organizations and technology vendors that represent the IT industry's "best of the best."

Red Herring North America Finalist

Virtual Instruments & Unilever Win DataCentre Solutions Magazine's "Enterprise Project of the Year" Award

Unilever, based in the United Kingdom, in conjunction with Virtual Instruments, was recognized for outstanding success in improving the performance, availability and utilization of the business-critical Unilever SAN storage infrastructure.

Red Herring North America Finalist

Red Herring Names Virtual Instruments Red Herring 100 Award Winner for 2011

Virtual Instruments was recognized as one of the 100 most innovative companies in North America. The Top 100 are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and adoption in their target industries.

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STORAGE Magazine UK names Virtual Instruments a "2011 Company to Watch" Finalist

Virtual Instruments was selected by STORAGE Magazine as a finalist in 2 distinct categories: The "2011 Company to Watch" and the "Connectivity Product of the Year" for our SANInsight TAP Patch Panel System

2010 Product of the Year Award

Storage Magazine Names Virtual Instruments SANInsight Tap Patch Panel "2010 Product of the Year"

The judges gave the Virtual Instruments SANInsight TAP Patch Panel System high scores for innovation and value. One judge said the TAP Patch Panel System is "a unique FC monitoring and management tool," and commented on the system's great operational value if there's a network-based storage problem. Another judge predicted the VI TAP Patch Panel System will "rapidly become a must have for every high-end enterprise."

CIO Business in Technology Leadership

CIO Magazine Names Virtual Instruments a Top 20 Company to Watch

Virtual Instruments is a company that is building a smart reputation in automating the compute equivalent of stripping down large engines to check component parts aren't slowing the vehicle down. The recent appointment of ex-Symantec CEO John Thompson to lead the company is a significant endorsement."

2009 Product of the Year

SearchStorage.com and Storage Magazine Name VirtualWisdom Finalist for 2009 Product of the Year Award

Virtual Instruments VirtualWisdom was named a finalist for the Storage Management Product of the Year Award.

2009 Gartner Cool Vendor

Virtual Instruments Named 2009 "Cool Vendor" by Leading Analyst Firm

Virtual Instruments recognized in the "Cool Vendors in Storage Technology and Systems, 2009" report by Gartner, Inc. Released on March 24, 2009, the Gartner report highlights vendors that are innovative, impactful and intriguing for enterprise IT organizations.

2007 Silver Products of the Year by SearchStorage.com and Storage

SearchStorage.com and Storage Magazine 2007 Products of the Year Awards

NetWisdom Enterprise receives the Silver Award in the "Storage Management Software" Category

Best Practices in Infrastructure Management

Computerworld's 2007 Best Practices in Infrastructure Management Awards

NetWisdom customer, Halifax Bank of Scotland (HBOS), was named an award finalist in the Storage and ILM category