Vigilent Wins TiE50 2016 “Top Startup” for IoT

Prestigious global award recognizes companies with “amazing ideas and disruptive technologies”

Tie50_Topstartup-2016Oakland, CA. (May 11, 2016) Vigilent®, the leading provider of dynamic cooling management systems for data centers and telecom facilities, announced today it was selected as a winner in the IoT category of the prestigious TiE50 Technology Awards Program. Winners were announced at an awards ceremony on Friday, May 6th at TiEcon, the world’s largest entrepreneurial conference.

TiEcon has become a global brand synonymous with intellectual capital and entrepreneurial success. TiE50 winners were selected from more than 2000 applicants by an independent panel of 47 industry experts including senior executives, venture capitalists, and marquee tech entrepreneurs.

IMG_2835“TiE50 attracts thousands of companies worldwide,” said Karpagam Narayanan, TiE50 program co-chair. “Presentation audiences are treated to amazing ideas and disruptive technologies.”

“We are honored to receive this recognition from the global entrepreneurial community,” said Dave Hudson, Vigilent CEO. “The Vigilent Industrial Internet of Things system delivers a double bottom line impact to corporations around the world by solving the very complex problem of how to effectively, sustainably, and efficiently manage cooling and energy in mission critical facilities.”

About TiEcon
TiEcon is the world’s largest conference for entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs with loyal participation from top technology companies, leading venture capital firms, and global service providers. Each year, about 5000 attendees from across the world converge upon the Silicon Valley to attend TiEcon. Attendees come together to network and experience content rich sessions TiEcon was listed by Worth Magazine as one of the 10 best conferences for ideas and entrepreneurship along with TED and the World Economic Forum. For more information on TiEcon, visit http://www.tiecon.org/

About Vigilent
Vigilent is pioneering the use of IoT, machine learning and predictive analytics to deliver dynamic cooling management in mission-critical environments. Vigilent reduces operating costs, unlocks stranded capacity, and increases reliability across hundreds of data center and telecom facilities worldwide. Our mission is to increase the profitability of our customers and create a more sustainable planet. For more information, visit www.vigilent.com.

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