IDG Enterprise Garners 18 ASBPE Awards Including “B2B Website of the Year” for Cio.com

John Gallant Inducted to Min's Editorial and Design Hall of Fame

FRAMINGHAM, MA — November 18, 2010 — IDG Enterprise — the media company comprising CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World — announces editorial recognition from both Digital ASBPE Awards and Min's Editorial and Design Awards. John Gallant, Chief Content Officer of IDG Enterprise, was inducted into the Min's Editorial and Design Hall of Fame and CIO.com was named B2B Website of the Year in the Digital ASBPE Awards — Computerworld.com and Networkworld.com were included in the Top 10. Additionally, CIO, Computerworld, ITworld and Network World have collectively received 32 editorial and design awards this month.

"IDG Enterprise strives to produce the most compelling content to help IT and security executives implement efficient IT and security strategies and grow professionally," said Michael Friedenberg, president and CEO of IDG Enterprise. "Under John's stellar leadership, each brand has grown its online presence through in-depth articles on the topics that are in demand, and it is fantastic to see both online and print properties being recognized by established award programs."

ASBPE's Digital Azbee Awards

B2B Website of the Year (Winner): CIO.com B2B Website of the Year (Top 10): Computerworld.com B2B Website of the Year (Top 10): Networkworld.com Blog – General Excellence (Gold): Network World, Buzzblog Blog – How-To/Tips/Service (Gold): Computerworld, Defensive Computing Digital Magazine – General Excellence (Gold): Network World Slide Show (Gold): Network World, "CEOs still getting big perks despite pay backlash" Video – Issue Oriented (Gold): Network World, "The ABCs of IT: B is for Botnet" Web Data Base (Gold): Computerworld, "Best places to work" Web Step-by-Step/How-To Article (Gold): CIO.com, "Facebook Privacy Changes: 5 Can't-Miss Facts" Blog – General Excellence (Silver): Computerworld, Android Power Blog – How-To/Tips/Services (Silver): ITworld, The Daily Tip Web Feature Article (Silver): Computerworld, "Employee monitoring, When IT is asked to spy" Wiki (Silver): ITworld.com Blog – Analyst/Commentary (Bronze): Computerworld, Apple Holic Integrated Social Media Community (Bronze): CIO Forum, LinkedIn Web News Section (Bronze): Computerworld.com Web Step-by-Step/How-To Article (Bronze): Computerworld, "The smart paranoid's guide to using Google"

Min's Editorial and Design Hall of Fame

Editorial and Design Hall of Fame: John Gallant, Chief Content Office, IDG Enterprise

Min's Editorial and Design Awards (Honorable Mentions)

Blog: CIO, Enterprise Software Unplugged Computerworld, Android Power Cover Illustration: CIO, "Clash of Clouds," May 15, 2010 issue Digital Magazine Edition: Network World, Network World's E-dition e-Newsletter: CIO.com Insider Feature Article: Computerworld, "Your next laptop: Concept designs point the way" Online Single Article: CIO, "Microsoft Office vs. Google Apps: The Business Brawl" Opinion/Commentary: CIO, Martha Heller's "CIO Paradox" Column Opinion/Commentary: Network World, Tech Debate: Social networks, block or not? Single Article B2B: CIO, "Analyzing the Future" Single Magazine Issue: CIO, July 1, 2010 issue Special Section: CIO.com, Mobile/Wireless Drilldown Special Supplement: Network World, Outlook 2010

"Both the ASBPE and Min awards showcase how our editorial talents bring an IT concept to life and create engaged communities through online and print," said Gallant. "Our readers engage with our stories and each other, and our articles foster discussion and building of best practices."

About IDG Enterprise

IDG Enterprise, an International Data Group (IDG) company, brings together unique editorial brands (CIO, CIO Executive Council, Computerworld, CSO, DEMO, InfoWorld, ITworld and Network World) to serve the information needs of our technology and security-focused audiences. As a digital-centric media company we serve our reader and advertiser audiences with award-winning content and community, driving conversation and conversion, across our entire portfolio of awarding-winning, websites, events, magazines, products and services. In addition, the CIO Executive Council, a peer advisory service, brings together the nation's top CIOs, as well as provides community and leadership development tools for their staffs.

Company information is available at www.idgenterprise.com [http://www.idgenterprise.com].

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