Apr 19, 2016

Aspera Named SIIA Business Technology CODiE Award Finalist for Best IT Asset Management Solution

Boston, MA/USA, April 19, 2016 

Aspera Technologies Inc., a pioneer in Software Asset Management solutions, today announced that SmartTrack 4 was named a finalist for the 2016 SIIA CODiE Awards in the Best IT Asset Management Solution category. Finalists represent the information industry’s best products, technologies, and services in the software, content and business technology.

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for over 30 years. The awards offer 91 categories that are organized by industry focus of education technology and business technology. SmartTrack 4 was honored as one of 215 finalists across the 62 business technology categories.

“I am amazed by the level of innovation and creativity of the products that have been selected as this year's CODiE Award finalists. We are happy to recognize them for their great contributions and impact they are making on the software, content and business technology industries,” said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.

SmartTrack 4 is the single, strategic solution for complex SAM challenges. The platform's end-to-end License Management enables large and enterprise companies to correctly allocate their software licenses, identify up to 30 percent savings, and reveal high-risk compliance gaps. SmartTrack automatically tracks over 500,000 product use rights from every essential vendor, including Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, SAP, Adobe, and VMware. Aspera’s family of products grow with you to provide advanced license optimization, data center simulations and SAM business intelligence that achieve your long term goals.

Jim Priest, CEO of Aspera, says, “SmartTrack is the most mature, full-spectrum license management tool on the market, with an emphasis on data center deployment. SmartTrack 4 introduces our new interface, which is a direct result of collaboration with our global customers. We are honored to be included as a finalist for the prestigious CODiE Awards.”

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the industry's only peer-reviewed awards program. The first round review of all nominees is conducted by software and business technology executives with considerable industry expertise, including members of the industry, analysts, media, bloggers, bankers and investors. The judges are responsible for selecting the CODiE Awards finalists. SIIA members then vote on the finalist products and the scores from both rounds are tabulated to select the winners. Winners will be announced during a virtual award ceremony on May 18.

Details about each finalist are listed at http://www.siia.net/codie/Finalists

About the SIIA CODiE™ Awards
The SIIA CODiE Awards is the only peer-reviewed program to showcase business and education technology’s finest products and services. Since 1986, thousands of products, services and solutions have been recognized for achieving excellence. For more information, visit siia.net/CODiE.