MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - Jul 23, 2012) - Nimbula, the Cloud Operating System Company, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Nimbula's inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the Global Silicon Valley. All AlwaysOn Global 250 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn's tenth annual Innovation Summit today at the Computer History Museum.
"This year's crop of robust, innovative applications has launched a complex world of interconnected, sophisticated data being used by a voracious consumer and business userbase," says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "The 2012 AlwaysOn Global 250 winners are driving the technology market into new, uncharted territory, representing the highest-growth opportunities we've seen in the private company marketplace in the history of the Global Silicon Valley."
The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected based on a set of five criteria -- innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value and media buzz -- from among thousands of domestic and international technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists and industry insiders. The list of the winners can be found at: http://alwayson.goingon.com/AOStory/Announcing-2012-AlwaysOn-Global-250-Top-Private-Companies
"We are honored to have our achievements recognized by AlwaysOn," said Reza Malekzadeh, VP of Marketing at Nimbula. "Their team has a great track record for featuring breakout companies before they make it big, including Google, Salesforce.com, Skype, MySQL, YouTube, Tesla and Twitter, and we are very humbled."
Nimbula's cloud software, Nimbula Director, takes enterprises and service providers from bare metal to infrastructure cloud in a matter of hours rather than days. Nimbula Director is differentiated by its high level of automation and scale, reliability and ease of use. Providing a one-stop virtual data center management solution, Nimbula Director isolates customers from the operational and hardware complexity associated with deploying a private, hybrid or public cloud.
Founded by the team that developed the industry-leading Amazon EC2, Nimbula delivers a comprehensive cloud operating system that uniquely combines the scalability and operational efficiencies of the public cloud with the control, security and trust of today's most advanced data centers. Nimbula was named one of the most promising startups in The Wall Street Journal and was dubbed "one of three cloud properties ready to burst" in Fortune. Nimbula is headquartered in Mountain View, California. For more information, visit: http://nimbula.com.