Sunnyvale, California – (The Hosting News) – May 17, 2006 – Service enablement and automation software services firm, Ensim, has been named as a finalist for the 3rd Annual MITX Technology Awards. The MITX What’s Next Forum and Technology Awards recognize innovative technologies developed in the New England area, as well as the individuals and organizations responsible for driving these advancements.
The Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange (MITX) is the region’s premier association for thought leadership, technology trends, business networking and professional training and development.
Ensim Unify, judged by the MITX awards panel, is the industry’s first widely deployed and proven service delivery platform, co-developed with Microsoft and enabling service providers to centrally create, control and deliver hosted IP and application services. Based on highly modular, scalable and extensible carrier-grade architecture, Unify is specifically designed to address the most critical business and operational challenges of deploying and reselling hosted services. Pre-integrated and packaged with over fifteen IP and application services, carriers can rapidly deliver, bundle and differentiate revenue-generating hosted services such as Messaging Collaboration and VoIP, at lower cost and with unmatched reliability, flexibility and speed.
Francois Depayras, Director of Marketing at Ensim commented, ”We are very pleased to be honored by forward-looking technology focused organizations such as MITX. Being recognized among such a distinguished group shows that our products are tops in their class.”
Kiki Mills, Executive Director of MITX added, ”In its third year, the MITX Technology Awards have attracted some of the most distinguished technological innovations that the region has to offer. It is this tremendous interest that enables our organization to accomplish its mission of uniting the brightest minds in the technology community and honoring their outstanding achievement.”
Ensim will be recognized with the other finalists in the category of Digital Service Delivery Platform at an awards ceremony attended by the region’s top technology and business professionals. Winners will be announced at the ceremony at the Four Seasons Hotel in Boston on Wednesday, June 7, 2006. This year’s keynote speaker and special honoree is Nicholas Negroponte, co-founder of the MIT Media Lab, esteemed author and founder and Chairman of the non-profit association One Laptop per Child.
The ceremony is preceded by the What’s Next Forum, a panel discussion moderated by Jason Pontin, Editor-in-Chief of Technology Review. The topic, ”Whats Next for the Social Web,” will be a forward-looking discussion about the next platforms and paradigms to shape the social web.
The MITX ”What’s Next Forum and Technology Awards” are sponsored by Backbone Media, Lewis PR, Nixon Peabody LLP, Oracle, and Technology Review.
According to the company, the Massachusetts Innovation and Technology Exchange (MITX – pronounced ”my-techs”) endeavors to accelerate business opportunities and professional development for those who seek to create business advantage through the innovative application of technology and services.Â Serving more than 2,500 members from multiple industries MITX is the region’s premier association for thought leadership, technology trends, building business relationships and professional training and development. MITX also offers its members the chance to promote their companies to targeted audiences through sponsorships, speaking opportunities and networking. MITX is headquartered in Cambridge.
Ensim is a leading supplier of service enablement and automation software for hosted IP and application services.Â Over 200 Service Providers worldwide depend on proven and award winning Ensim products to simultaneously lower their operational cost and accelerate the deployment of revenue generating services and applications, including Belgacom, Earthlink, Telus, and Siemens Communications. Ensim is Microsoft Gold Certified, and also has strategic partnerships with leading infrastructure vendors, including BroadSoft, HP and Sylantro, enabling joint customers to realize the rapidly growing hosted web, VoIP, messaging and collaboration services opportunity.
To learn more about MITX, please visit: www.mitx.org.
For more information about Ensim Unify, please visit: www.ensim.com.