TechTarget’s Announces Call for Nominations of Best of VMworld 2016 Awards

The editors of TechTarget Inc.’s (NASDAQ: TTGT)™ have officially announced the opening of submissions for the Best of VMworld 2016 Awards. The winners will be selected from the product entrants at the VMworld 2016 US conference, which takes place August 28 through September 1 in Las Vegas and is sponsored by VMware, Inc. The deadline for submissions is July 27, 2016. Products must be generally available and have shipped between September 2015 and August 2016.

For the tenth straight year, TechTarget is the official media partner for the VMworld Awards. An independent team of judges consisting of experts and editors from and its sister sites,™ and™, will review and evaluate the products according to innovation, value, performance, reliability and ease of use.

Judges will visit contenders’ booths at VMworld 2016, and winners will be announced at the VMworld 2016 US show on Tuesday, August 30th. Products must be from a company exhibiting at VMworld 2016. In addition to the other awards, a single Best of Show award will be given at the judges’ discretion.

The awards span 9 technology categories:

  • Workload Management and Migration
  • Agility and Automation
  • Virtualization and Cloud Infrastructure
  • Networking and Virtualization
  • Data Protection
  • Security
  • Desktop and Application Delivery
  • Enterprise Mobility
  • Best of Show: Chosen among the winners in the above categories

Only products currently available for purchase will be considered for all categories.

The full Best of VMworld 2016 Awards criteria, category descriptions and nomination forms can be found at If you receive an error in submitting your nomination, email your entry to [email protected] in a Word document with the desired category in the subject line.

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