Hedvig Honored as Cloud Infrastructure Stevie® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®

Hedvig’s Distributed Storage Platform Named a Bronze Stevie Winner

SANTA CLARA, CA – May 06, 2019 – Hedvig, the company modernizing storage and accelerating enterprise adoption of private and hybrid clouds, today announced the company was named the winner of a bronze Stevie® Award in the Cloud Infrastructure category in The 17th Annual American Business Awards®. More than 3,800 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, among others.

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

Hedvig provides software-defined storage for enterprises building private, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments.  Unlike other distributed storage approaches, Hedvig’s Distributed Storage Platform provides unprecedented flexibility ideal for a wide range of uses, primarily hybrid-cloud environments where automation and flexibility are key. Hedvig is an ideal solution for multiple sites and clouds, providing ideal scaling and economics for storing large amounts of data. With Hedvig’s private cloud and storage modernization solutions, organizations can experience the agility and flexibility of the public cloud while ensuring sensitive data is secure.

“We are pleased to be honored with a Bronze Stevie Award in The American Business Awards,” said Avinash Lakshman, CEO, and co-founder at Hedvig. “Our team continues to ensure that our software-defined storage platform can fit any scale enterprise, and this win further validates our belief that storage for enterprises environments are not only critical, but a necessity along with the ability to effectively provide a combination of private, hybrid, or multi-cloud systems.

More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“The nominations submitted to the 2019 American Business Awards were outstanding.  They illustrate the continued vibrancy of innovation and high level of achievement across the American economic landscape,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.

For more information on Hedvig and its solution, visit www.hedvig.com.

About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards®, The International Business Awards®, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 12,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 70 nations. 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.

About Hedvig
Hedvig provides software-defined storage for enterprises building private, hybrid, or multi-cloud environments. The Hedvig Distributed Storage Platform is the only solution designed for both primary and secondary data, making it ideal for legacy, modern, and backup workloads. It consolidates block, file, and object into a single, API-driven platform that keeps pace with ever-growing data needs. Hedvig’s patented Universal Data Plane technology forms a distributed, scale-out cluster that transforms commodity servers or cloud computing into a flexible foundation for bare metal, hypervisor, and container infrastructure. Customers like GE, Scania, State of North Carolina, and LKAB rely on Hedvig as a fundamental enabler of digital business. For more information about Hedvig, visit www.hedvig.io.

Hedvig Media Contact:
Lisa Cravens
Lumina Communications for Hedvig
hedvig@luminapr.com
408-680-0563