SAN JOSE, Calif., May 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Robin Systems, a Silicon Valley-based enterprise software company, announced it was recognized with a Stevie® Award as part of the 14th Annual American Business Awards. Robin was picked as the Silver winner in the "New Product of the Year - Software - Big Data Solution" category for its innovative container-based, high-performance virtualization platform.
"This recognition is a tremendous honor for Robin and a clear acknowledgment of our innovation which enables customers to consolidate data-centric application without compromising performance or predictability, reduces CAPEX and OPEX, and dramatically simplifies application life cycle," said Chief Executive Officer Premal Buch of Robin. "I am very proud of the Robin team – our employees are focused on delivering on a challenging vision, and we have taken the first steps to transform that vision into reality."
In March of this year Robin announced its initial product, Robin Containerization Platform for Enterprise Applications, the industry's first Application-Defined Data Center software platform. Robin Containerization Platform is a container-based server and storage virtualization platform that delivers bare-metal performance, guaranteed application-to-spindle SLAs, and unprecedented operational agility. Robin offers the first infrastructure platform in the industry that is application aware, which results in dramatically faster application deployment and simpler lifecycle management. Using Robin, customers have been able to reduce their hardware footprint by 50 percent, reduce cluster deployment times from months to minutes, and increase user productivity by orders of magnitudes.
Judges of the award noted that the Robin Systems solution was, "Fantastic!" along with further comments acknowledging its "really great program for Big Data that includes a well-defined process that eliminates clutter and organizes the data and management of systems enabling organizations be agile in their Big Data implementations."
The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the United States are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small. More than 3,400 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year and App of the Year.
"The judges were extremely impressed with the quality of entries we received this year. The competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud," said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2016 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
About Robin Systems
Robin is an enterprise software company based in San Jose, California. Founded in 2013, the company is backed by leading entrepreneurs such as SAP's Hasso Platter and Rajeev Madhavan, founder/CEO of Magma Design Automation. With a team that includes industry veterans from leading enterprise technology companies such as NetApp, Veritas and Oracle, Robin is working on creating industry's first Application-Defined Data Center software. Robin seeks to disrupt the $20 billion-plus virtualization market with its container-based compute and storage platform software that delivers better performance, higher consolidation and much simpler application deployment lifecycle than traditional hypervisor-based virtualization. The company has raised more than $23 million in venture funding from leading investors such as DN Capital and USAA, and employs more than 40 people. Visit us at www.robinsystems.com.
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