SOURCE: APTARE

December 11, 2007 08:00 ET

APTARE Named 2008 Hot Companies Finalist by Silicon Valley Communications for Second Consecutive Year

Winners Honored at Technosium 2008

CAMPBELL, CA--(Marketwire - December 11, 2007) - APTARE®, Inc., a leading provider of Web 2.0 storage reporting and management software, today announced that it has been named a 2008 Hot Companies finalist by Silicon Valley Communications. Hand-picked based on rigorous criteria, APTARE has advanced to the finalists' stage in the storage category based on the "4Ps" of selection criteria -- Products, People, Performance, and Potential.

APTARE has been honored with the Hot Companies recognition for two consecutive years and has consistently excelled in meeting and exceeding the 4Ps criteria. The company's solutions encompass what "Hot Companies" are recognized for -- raising the competitive bar for storage management and reporting solutions, achieving the highest customer satisfaction, and striving to maintain the distinction each year.

APTARE StorageConsole® 6.5, the company's latest release of its storage management platform, is a Web 2.0-based portal that gives IT administrators and executives a centralized, real-time view of their storage environment through interactive dashboards. Using APTARE StorageConsole applications enterprises increase management effectiveness, maximize storage utilization, and reduce costs.

The "Hot Companies" 2008 review process also evaluated APTARE on its entrepreneurial spirit, seasoned executives, clear understanding of the storage industry and product plans to help the company take advantage of burgeoning market opportunities in this key space.

The 2008 Hot Companies winners will be announced and honored at the 2008 "Executive Leadership Summit" hosted by Technosium 2008 at the Santa Clara Convention Center located in the heart of Silicon Valley, California on January 27-29, 2008. See the complete list of finalists at: http://www.technosium.com/hotcompanies/.

"Being a 2008 Hot Company Finalist for the second year in a row is a true testament of our customer promise of delivering storage management solutions that improve utilization and reduce costs for organizations of all sizes," said Richard Clark, president and CEO, APTARE. "This further validates our position as a company poised to successfully help companies deal with the challenges of storage consolidation and limited data center resources faced by customers today."

About APTARE

Headquartered in Campbell, California, APTARE is a provider of Web 2.0 reporting and management applications that simplify the optimization of complex enterprise storage environments. APTARE StorageConsole products included APTARE StorageConsole Backup Manager for backup reporting and APTARE StorageConsole Capacity Manager for storage capacity reporting. APTARE StorageConsole®, the company's application platform, is a Web 2.0 platform that gives IT administrators and executives a centralized, real-time view of their storage environment through out-of-the-box dashboards. Using APTARE StorageConsole applications companies like Novell, Calamos Investments, Eprod and York University increase management effectiveness, maximize storage utilization, and reduce costs. The software is sold direct and through a large base of resellers and managed services providers. For more information, please visit www.aptare.com.

Contact Information

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    APTARE, Inc.
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