We are pleased to announce the 2019-20 Cloud Awards shortlist. Head of Operations for the Cloud Awards, James Williams, said: “The Cloud Awards team already had a near-impossible task sorting the exceptional from the excellent.”

Congratulations to everyone who made the all-important shortlist. The final winners of each category will be announced in January.

For the complete list of shortlisted organizations, please see below:

B2B Customer Strategy

  • Esker Inc.
  • CT Corporation – Business License Hub
  • Vertafore
  • OrderMyGear

Best Cloud Automation Solution

  • Yooz Inc.
  • KnowledgeLake
  • WhereScape, Inc.
  • Harness
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Rubikloud
  • Densify
  • Automation Anywhere
  • Jackrabbit Technologies
  • eGlobalTech
  • Embotics
  • Xactly
  • Silver Peak

Best Cloud Hosting Provider

  • Atmosera, Inc.
  • Wasabi
  • Webscale Networks
  • Code Enigma

Best Cloud Business Intelligence or Analytics Solution

  • Apptio
  • John Snow Labs
  • Brandfolder
  • Exasol
  • IDeaS Revenue Solutions
  • AppFolio, Inc.
  • Anaplan
  • Qubole
  • Incorta
  • Cloudera
  • Iland Cloud
  • TapClicks
  • 360insights
  • Mphasis

Best Cloud Consultancy or Systems Integrator

  • Atmosera, Inc.
  • Nerdery
  • Cloudreach
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • VFP Consulting
  • ESG Inc.
  • Rackspace

Best Cloud HR, Payroll, or ERP Solution

  • JazzHR
  • VAI Cloud, LLC
  • QAD Inc.
  • BerniePortal
  • Deputy
  • XCD
  • BambooHR
  • ECI Software Solutions
  • My Office Apps
  • Restaurant365
  • Whatfix

Best Cloud Infrastructure

  • Edge Network Technology Limited
  • Portworx
  • Red Hat, Inc.
  • Iland Cloud
  • NetApp
  • OrionVM

Best Hybrid Cloud Solution

  • CloudSimple
  • Atmosera, Inc.
  • Cisco Systems Inc.
  • Dialpad
  • IBM
  • Red Hat
  • Nasuni
  • Panzura
  • Care Control Systems Ltd
  • Delphix
  • Veeam
  • Datrium
  • Yellowbrick Data
  • Rubrik

“Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution

  • Pushpay
  • Esker Inc.
  • DHI Telecom Group
  • Metaswitch
  • DHI Telecom Group
  • RingCentral
  • Realm (MongoDB Realm)
  • Gensuite LLC
  • Federated Wireless
  • DHI Telecom Group
  • Fuze
  • Domo
  • Unily

Best Payment, Finance or Billing Solution

  • Invoiced
  • Pushpay
  • Esker Inc.
  • Avalara, Inc.
  • Gotransverse
  • Strategic Imperatives
  • VersaPay
  • Toast, Inc.
  • Divvy
  • Zuora
  • BillingPlatform
  • Epos Now
  • Chargify

Best Platform as a Service or Cloud Middleware

  • Synchronoss Technologies
  • Accenture
  • SnapLogic
  • Logicbroker
  • Realm (MongoDB Realm)
  • InfluxData
  • Jitterbit
  • Bonitasoft
  • Unily

Best Project Management Cloud Service

  • RFPIO Inc.
  • Mavenlink

Best SaaS (U.S.)

  • Bloomfire
  • Showpad
  • Brandfolder
  • Avetta
  • Adzerk
  • Zipwhip
  • 8×8
  • Centercode
  • ScreenCloud
  • Envoy
  • Lucidchart
  • SignalFx, a Splunk Company
  • Igneous
  • WorkWave (WorkWave PestPac)
  • PowerDMS
  • CentralReach

Best SaaS (non-U.S.)

  • rankingCoach GmbH
  • Accenture
  • Exclaimer
  • UD Group
  • SPLICE Software
  • Myfreight
  • CloudM
  • ForgeRock
  • SMTP2GO

CRM Solution of the Year

  • Really Simple Systems Ltd
  • KUBRA
  • DealCloud
  • UD Group
  • AppFolio, Inc.
  • ECI Software Solutions
  • Drip
  • Vlocity

Education Innovation of the Year

  • Hands-On Labs
  • John Snow Labs

Most Innovative Use of Data in the Cloud

  • PRO Unlimited
  • Reputation.com
  • Squelch, Inc.
  • Deluxe Entertainment Services
  • Indexed I/O
  • ScyllaDB
  • Trifacta/Bank of America
  • Gensuite LLC
  • ThousandEyes
  • Totango
  • BigID
  • Couchbase
  • Bloomberg Tax & Accounting
  • Workiva

Most Promising Start-Up

  • Workgrid Software
  • Slice Labs
  • LucidLink
  • Cymatic
  • Webscale Networks

Security Innovation of the Year

  • iboss
  • VERA
  • CloudKnox Security
  • Fugue
  • McAfee
  • Aqua Security
  • SentinelOne, Inc.
  • Contrast Security
  • Aporeto
  • Versa Networks
  • Kenna Security
  • StackRox
  • SaltStack
  • Thycotic
  • Allure Security
  • Idaptive