DALLAS – September 15, 2014 –Masergy Communications Inc., a global leader in managed networking and cloud services, was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the Best New Product/Service of the Year – Software – Cloud Application/Service category. The 11th Annual International Business Awards is the most recent organization to distinguish Masergy’s Intelligent Service Control (ISC) offering. Additional organizations honoring the ISC for software innovations are Golden Bridge Awards/Gold Status, Light Reading 2014 Leading Lights Award and the 2014 Internet Telephony TMC Labs Innovation Award.
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide–public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small–are eligible to submit nominations. The 2014 IBAs received entries from more than 60 nations and territories.
“Leading industry organizations continue to single out Masergy’s products and services from among the competition,” said Chris MacFarland, Masergy CEO. “This latest honor from the International Business Awards defines our ISC software as a world-class technology. We are pleased to have been recognized by such a distinguished panel of experts.”
Recently, the ISC has been upgraded with new features such as:
- ISC Mobile App – ISC Mobile Application is an industry first that brings Masergy’s Intelligent Service Control functionality to both Android and iOS devices. The ISC app offers rich web portal functionality and software defined network control with the convenience of a mobile device.
- Calendar-Based Bandwidth Scheduling – Enterprise users can easily pre-schedule network modifications required for high data usage periods such as back up or replication, large multi-point, high definition video conferencing calls, software updates and cloud computing resource allocation.
More than 3,500 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories including Customer Service Department of the Year, Website of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year. Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process from May through early August.
“We congratulate all of the Stevie winners in this year’s IBAs,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. “The quality of entries we receive improves every year. This year’s judges were rewarded with the opportunity to review more than 3,500 stories of business achievement and innovation from around the world. We look forward to celebrating the winners’ achievements in Paris on 10 October.”
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in six regional programs. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.
Masergy is a cloud services company that delivers fully managed cloud networking services, advanced cyber security solutions, and global unified communications. Our focused approach to innovation leverages software defined networking, network function virtualization, and adaptive machine-learning techniques to deliver unparalleled flexibility to global enterprises. The combination of our innovative solutions, deep technical expertise, and award winning customer service enables us to deliver performance beyond expectations. Masergy is headquartered in Plano TX and serves customers in over 75 countries. For more information about Masergy visit www.masergy.com or follow us on Twitter@Masergy, Blog, LinkedIn and Facebook.
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Betsey Rogers for Masergy