RackTop Systems Named Best Storage & Backup Solution at 2018 SIIA CODiE Awards
RackTop’s BrickStor platform that offers high-performance Software-Defined Storage embedded with advanced security, encryption and compliance earns prestigious industry recognition
Fulton, Md. – June 14, 2018 – RackTop Systems, a leading provider of high-performance Software-Defined Storage embedded with advanced security, encryption and compliance, today announced that its BrickStor platform has been named 2018’s Best Storage & Backup Solution by the Software and Industry Information Association (SIIA) in the Business Technology category of the SIIA CODiE Awards. CODiE Award recipients are the companies producing the most innovative business technology products across the country, and around the world.
“SIIA highlights the most innovative, high-impact business technology products and their power to transform how the modern enterprise does business, and we’re thrilled to have our cyberconverged BrickStor platform named as the best product for data storage and backup in a highly competitive market,” said Eric Bednash, co-founder and CEO of RackTop Systems.
RackTop’s BrickStor is an integrated data storage and management platform that protects sensitive data from insider threats and cyberattacks while meeting internal and regulatory compliance requirements. BrickStor features a user-friendly design for managing on-premises and cloud data and storage and is fully configurable and flexible to handle growing data needs.
By unifying multiple key functions under a single platform – such as automatic data backups, data replication, ransomware protection, encryption key management, real-time analytics and policy-based security – BrickStor helps enterprises easily manage shared, distributed storage resources while reducing cost and complexity, optimizing operations and improving security.
“The 2018 CODiE Award winners are the most innovative, high-impact products in the market. We are happy to recognize these products and the power they have to transform the future of how we do business,” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal trade association for the software and digital content industries, announced the full slate of CODiE winners during a special Award Ceremony in San Francisco on June 12, 2018.
The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry’s only peer-reviewed awards program. The first-round review of all nominees is conducted by software and business technology experts with considerable industry expertise, including members of the industry, analysts, media, bloggers, bankers and investors. The scores from the expert judge review determine the finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products, and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Fifty-one awards were given this year for products and services deployed specifically for B2B software, information and media companies, including the all new Best Overall Business Technology Product, awarded to the product with the highest scores of both rounds of judging.
More information about the awards program is available at: http://www.siia.net/CODiE.
Details about the winning products can be found at http://www.siia.net/codie/2018-Winners
About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. For more information, visit http://www.siia.net/CODiE.
About RackTop Systems
RackTop Systems is a leading provider of high-performance Software-Defined Storage embedded with advanced security, encryption and compliance that empowers both government and commercial organizations. With an intuitive, easy-to-use interface, RackTop’s flagship product, BrickStor, is an all-in-one data storage and management platform that protects sensitive data from cyberattacks while meeting internal and regulatory compliance requirements. Fully configurable and flexible to handle growing data needs, the platform enables enterprises to easily create shared, distributed storage resources—reducing cost and complexity, optimizing operations and improving security. Headquartered in Fulton, Maryland, RackTop was founded in 2010 by veterans of the U.S. intelligence community who have been solving the most complex data and security problems for more than two decades. RackTop’s technology has been deployed at numerous organizations in a variety of industries worldwide, including government/DoD/public sector, media/advertising and entertainment, financial services, healthcare, higher education and life sciences, among others. For more information, visit www.racktopsystems.com and follow on Twitter @RackTop.