August 13, 2019 - 12:00
GFI Unlimited wins in New Product of the Year Award Category; Grows to 200,000 end-users in first year
AUSTIN, Texas, August 13, 2019 - GFI Software, Aurea SMB Solutions announced today it was recognized as one of IT’s Hot Companies of the Year in the 14th Annual 2019 IT World Awards® by Network Products Guide. GFI won Silver in this category based on the explosive sales growth of GFI Unlimited.
GFI Unlimited, a suite of capabilities for small-medium businesses, grew from 0 to 4,500 customers in its first year of offer. The subscription-model software package offers email, calendaring, antispam, firewalls, patch management, file archiving, online faxing and more. All products in the GFI Unlimited package are available for one simple price, per user. The comprehensive capabilities and simplicity of purchase and use fueled the product’s popularity.
“GFI Unlimited is a game-changer for small and medium businesses,” says Dan Beer, GFI General Manager. “Rather than having to select and integrate numerous products, GFI Unlimited provides the network, communications and security capabilities SMBs need. The products are right-sized for SMB, easy to use, and through GFI Unlimited, easy to procure.”
There are now 200,000 end-users of the products in GFI Unlimited. It is sold through 1,600 channel partners worldwide.
GFI Unlimited itself was also recognized as a New Product of the Year introduced by companies up to 2500 employees. In addition, Network Products Guide awarded a Gold for product excellence to the GFI Exinda Network Orchestrator product.
The annual IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies and more in every area of information technology. Judges from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2019 award winners. Winners will be honored on Monday, October 28, 2019 during the annual SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco attended by the finalists, winners, judges and industry peers.
About GFI Software, Aurea SMB Solutions
GFI Software, part of Aurea SMB Solutions, develops right-sized, smartly engineered IT solutions for businesses of all sizes. Our solutions enable IT administrators to easily and efficiently discover, manage and secure their business networks, systems, applications and communications, regardless of their location. GFI Software, Aurea SMB Solutions is a channel-focused company with a network of thousands of partners worldwide. We have received numerous awards and industry accolades, and are a long-time Microsoft® Gold ISV Partner. For more information about GFI Software, our products and success stories of our customers from over 120 countries, please visit www.gfi.com.
About NPG’s IT World Awards
As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States. To view the complete list of winners, visit https://ceoworldawards.com/winners/2019-winners/