InfoWorld’s 2018 Technology of the Year Awards Winners Announced
Awards recognize the 24 best tech products and services in big data analytics, cloud computing, machine learning and software development for IT professionals and businesses
Boston, Mass. – January 31, 2018 – IDG’s InfoWorld – the technology media brand committed to keeping IT decision-makers ahead of the technology curve – today announces the winners of its 2018 Technology of the Year Awards. After a year of reviewing technology products and services, the InfoWorld editors and reviewers have named these 24 innovative technologies the best in key hardware and software categories.
As organizations continue to strive for digital success, the 2018 winners showcase technologies within big data analytics, cloud computing, machine learning and software development that will transform the way tech professionals and organizations conduct business. The 24 winners recognize emerging database solutions, programming languages, software development tools, machine learning libraries, cloud hardware infrastructure and cloud software infrastructure from leading vendors including Microsoft, Google, and Facebook.
“Information technology has always been about business transformation, but the impact of new tech has never been greater than it is today,” said Doug Dineley, executive editor of InfoWorld. “The 2018 Technology of the Year Award winners showcase the most innovative tools in the business computing landscape. These are the software development tools, cloud technologies, big data analytics and machine learning frameworks that are changing the way we do business.”
InfoWorld’s 2018 Technology of the Year Award Winners:
- Apache Spark
- Apollo Server
- Azure Cosmos DB
- Google Cloud Spanner
- ai Driverless AI
- Microsoft Project Olympus
- Progressive Web Apps
- Signal Sciences
- Windows Subsystem for Linux
About InfoWorld Technology of the Year Awards
Selected by InfoWorld Test Center editors and reviewers, the annual awards identify the best and most innovative products in the IT landscape. Winners are drawn from all of the products tested by InfoWorld throughout the past year, with the final selections made by InfoWorld’s Test Center staff. All products reviewed by the Test Center are eligible to be considered for a Technology of the Year award.
InfoWorld from IDG is the leading resource for content and tools for keeping IT decision-makers “ahead of the technology curve.” The InfoWorld Expert Contributor Network provides a unique perspective in the market; our editors provide first-hand experience from testing, deploying and managing implementation of emerging enterprise technologies. InfoWorld’s Web site (InfoWorld.com) and strategic marketing services provide a deep dive into specific technologies to help IT decision-makers excel in their roles and provide opportunities for IT vendors to reach this audience.
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