SANTA MONICA, Calif. – December 3, 2019 – Aparavi®, a Gartner Cool Vendor in the multi-cloud data management space, has been named a bronze winner in the Most Innovative Product of the Year – SMB category in Best in Biz Awards, the only independent business awards program judged by prominent editors and reporters from top-tier publications in North America.
Aparavi is being embraced by organizations grappling with huge volumes of unstructured data retained for purposes such as compliance, historical reference, and business reporting/analytics. Aparavi provides cloud file backup, long-term retention, and onramp to the cloud today. Aparavi’s intelligent multi-cloud data protection provides the ability to actively manage data for data-aware cloud backup, long-term policy-based retention, second line of defense against ransomware, and data privacy and compliance.
Since 2011, Best in Biz Awards’ entrants have spanned the spectrum, from the most innovative local companies and start-ups to some of the most recognizable global brands. With more than 700 entries, the 9th annual program attracted a record number of entries from an impressive array of public and private companies of all sizes and spanning all geographic regions and industries in the U.S. and Canada. Best in Biz Awards 2019 honors were conferred in 80 different categories, including Company of the Year, Fastest-Growing Company, Most Innovative Company, Best Place to Work, Customer Service Department, Executive of the Year, Most Innovative Product, Enterprise Product, Best New Service, CSR Program, Event and Blog of the Year.
“The thing that sets Aparavi apart from others in the file backup marketplace is our innovative approach to providing protection and insight easy and intelligently,” said Victoria Grey, CMO of Aparavi. “By making file backup simple while providing insight with classification and full-content search into the data for governance and oversight, we offer organizations not the best file protection available, but also a tool for active data management. We are pleased that our innovative solution was honored by Best in Biz Awards.”
Each year, winners in Best in Biz Awards are determined based on scoring from independent judging panels assembled from some of the most respected newspapers, TV and radio outlets, and business, consumer, technology and trade publications in North America. Combining top editors’ and reporters’ unparalleled expertise and experience with the objectivity inherent in the journalistic ethos and further enhanced by the breadth and variety of outlets and reporters represented on the panel, Best in Biz Awards is uniquely able to determine the best of the best from among the hundreds of entries. The 2019 judging panel included, among others, writers from Accounting Today, AdWeek, Associated Press, Barron’s, Consumer Affairs, eWeek, Healthcare Innovation News, Inc., Investment Advisor Magazine, USA Today and Wired.
“It seems to get harder each year to select the best of the best in Best in Biz Awards,” said Mark Huffman, Consumer Affairs, returning to judge Best in Biz Awards for the sixth year. “As a consumer reporter, it is particularly gratifying to me to see so many businesses striving to enhance the customer experience.”
For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2019, visit: http://www.bestinbizawards.com/2019-winners.
Aparavi delivers solutions to help organizations protect, retain, organize, classify, and archive unstructured data. Gain insight into your files with intelligent data management across hybrid and multi-cloud environments. Keep your data – just do it better. For more information visit https://www.aparavi.com
About Best in Biz Awards
Since 2011, Best in Biz Awards has maintained its premier status as the only independent business awards program judged by a who’s who of prominent reporters and editors from top-tier publications from North America and around the world. Over the years, Best in Biz Awards judges have ranged from Associated Press to the Wall Street Journal and winners have spanned the spectrum, from blue-chip companies that form the bedrock of the world economy to local companies and some of the most innovative start-ups. Each year, Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in two separate programs: North America and International, and in 80 categories, including company, team, executive, product, and CSR, media, PR and other categories. For more information, visit: http://www.bestinbizawards.com.