Device42 selected as a finalist for the 2014 MIT Sloan CIO Symposium Innovation Showcase

“The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is proud to announce that the Finalists for the 2014 Innovation Showcase have been selected. These 10 outstanding companies represent cutting edge B2B solutions that combine both value and innovation to Enterprise IT. Congratulations to the Finalists, who were selected from a long list of applicants, and we all look forward to an exciting and stimulating Symposium in Cambridge on May 21st.” – www.mitcio.com/innovation

Press Release

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., May 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The 11th Annual MIT Sloan CIO Symposium has announced Device42 as one of ten finalists for the 2014 Innovation Showcase as its datacenter infrastructure management or DCIM software represents a cutting edge solution that provides both strong value and innovation to enterprise IT. Device42 will receive key exposure to many of the world’s most creative and influential IT executives at the Symposium on May 21, 2014.

Device42 provides unified inventory, energy, and IP management, application topology mappings, and password management for physical, virtual and cloud data center

“We are thrilled to have received such a high number of qualified Innovation Showcase submissions,” said David L. Verrill, Executive Director of the MIT Center for Digital Business, and Co-chair of the Innovation Showcase. “Each of the 10 finalists we have chosen represents innovative technologies that have the potential to positively impact growth, and help CIOs move their digital enterprises forward successfully.”

After careful consideration, the Innovation Showcase Judges evaluated and selected Device42 for this honor based on four important criteria:

  • Actively provides a B2B or B2C enterprise IT solution product to the market;
  • Is a start-up with less than $10 million in 2013 revenues or Series A funding;
  • Is selling enterprise IT solutions to CIOs or corporate IT departments; and
  • Shows innovation and/or strategic value with potential impact on the top and/or bottom lines.

The Innovation Showcase will take place at 5:30PM in the Kresge courtyard tent on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at MIT, in Cambridge, MA. The full agenda of the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is available at www.mitcio.com/agenda.
Complete list of 2014 finalists: http://www.mitcio.com/innovation

About Device42

Device42 is a New Haven, CT based software company that provides datacenter infrastructure management solutions to customers in over 20 countries. Since 2011, Device42 has helped companies automate and centralize infrastructure documentation. As a single source of truth, Device42 provides management with an accurate mapping of the datacenter infrastructure – enabling better decisions about IT resource utilization and mitigating operational risks that result in downtime and interruptions in service.

About the MIT Sloan CIO Symposium

The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is the premier global event for CIOs and senior IT executives to become better business leaders. In one day, CIOs and senior IT executives receive actionable information that enables them to meet the challenges of today’s changing global economy. The annual event offers a day of interactive learning and thought-provoking discourse on the future of technology, business, and best practices that is not available anywhere else. The MIT Sloan CIO Symposium is organized and developed by a team from the MIT Sloan Boston Alumni Association and the MIT Center for Digital Business. Visit www.mitcio.com for more information and registration.