ANNAPOLIS, Md., Dec. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- DATUM, the leading provider of data governance and stewardship software, today announced that they are a finalist in the 2017-2018 Cloud Awards Program in the category "Most Innovative Use of Data in the Cloud."
The cloud computing awards program celebrates excellence and innovation in the rapid-growth cloud computing market. The awarding body accepts applications worldwide, covering the US, Canada, Australasia and EMEA. Organizations of any size are accepted for consideration in the program, including those from governmental bodies, start-ups and established multinationals.
In 2017-18, categories include "Best in Mobile" Cloud Solution, Best Software as a Service, Most Innovative Use of Data and Most Promising Start-Up.
"We are excited to be named a finalist in the 2017-2018 Cloud Awards," said DATUM's CEO Will Crump. "It is clear recognition of our dedication to revolutionizing the way our customers attack the complexity of data governance."
Cloud Awards organizer Larry Johnson said, "Again, we have seen an overwhelming level of engagement from organizations of all sizes, each showing their commitment to cloud-based technologies and leveraging them in their own unique way."
Over 300 organizations entered, with entries coming from across the globe, covering the Americas, Australia, Europe and the Middle East.
Winners will be announced on Tuesday 30 January 2018.
About the Cloud Awards
The Cloud Awards is an international program which has been recognizing and honoring industry leaders, innovators and organizational transformation in cloud computing. The awards are open to large, small, established and start-up organizations from across the entire globe, with an aim to find and celebrate the pioneers who will shape the future of the Cloud as we move into 2018 and beyond. Categories include Most Promising Start-Up, Best SaaS, and "Best in Mobile" Cloud Solution. Finalists were selected by a judging panel of international industry experts. For more information about the Cloud Awards please visit http://www.cloud-awards.com/.
DATUM drives decision integrity, empowering organizations to discover the right data and make the right decisions faster. By focusing on what data matters and why, DATUM's proven data governance and stewardship platform, Information Value Management®, delivers business value insights. Today, Fortune 500's trust DATUM as the data governance system of record to improve operational efficiency, deliver greater analytical insights and simplify compliance and regulatory reporting. www.datumstrategy.com.