Beka Publishing and ChannelVision magazine have announced the winners of the 2015 Visionary Spotlight Awards.
The inaugural Visionary Spotlight Awards competition has been created to honor outstanding products, services and deployments across a variety of communications technology categories.
The nominations were judged based on a stringent set of evaluation criteria, highlighting overall innovation, as well as future industry impact of the nominated product or service; creativity and feature set differentiation; and ease of use and interoperability.
Honorees were recognized with an official media introduction, including a magazine feature in the January/February issue of ChannelVision Magazine and a series of online spotlights.
The 2015 Winners
Overall Excellence Awards
Global Services Distributor of the Year: WTG
Channel Deployment of the Year: BullsEye
Channel Program of the Year: Star2Star
Managed Services: NITEL
Unified Communications: ANPI
Data, Ethernet and Converged Services: SONIC
Cloud Services: Tech Data
Conferencing: BCN Solutions Express
HD Voice and Video: Broadview
Software as a Service (SaaS): Telarix
Enterprise Deployment for Data, Ethernet and Converged Infrastructure: BCN Solutions Express
Service Provider Awards
Back Office: Telispire
Rural Deployments: ANPI
Data Centers: Metaswitch
Mobile Services: Metaswitch
Telecom Law & Regulatory: Ben Bronston
Over the Top (OTT) Services: Bulletin
“We have created the Visionary Spotlight Awards program to highlight the rapid pace of evolution within the communications industry, to give innovators and industry visionaries the opportunity to gain the exposure and recognition that they deserve,” said Berge Kaprelian, president of Beka Publishing. “We are seeing breathtaking changes in both business models and the technology itself. Our team of respected industry veterans has deep experience in both channel/enterprise technology as well as the service provider arena, and I’m looking forward to seeing them bring their critical, independent evaluations to bear in uncovering the most meaningful deployments and product/service design and engineering across our industry today.”
The Visionary Spotlight Awards program is open to all companies.