The Cloud Awards is pleased to announce the shortlist for the 2020-21 Cloud Awards:

B2B Customer Strategy

  • Amperity
  • Uploadcare Inc.
  • Avenga
  • Vertafore
  • Benchling
  • Myfreight
  • OrderMyGear
  • Whatfix

Best Cloud Automation Solution

  • Automation Anywhere
  • BigPanda
  • Silver Peak
  • Quali
  • Workato
  • OWNZONES Entertainment Technologies
  • Nvoicepay
  • VMware Inc
  • Gratuity Solutions
  • IQVIA
  • Granulate
  • Next Pathway Inc.
  • Sage South Africa
  • Tonkean
  • Tray.io

Best Cloud Hosting Provider

  • Ricoh USA, Inc.
  • Atmosera, Inc.

Best Cloud Consultancy or MSP

  • Aptum Technologies
  • Fairwinds
  • Ricoh USA, Inc.
  • Avenga
  • Zensar Technologies
  • HeleCloud
  • Navisite

Best Cloud Infrastructure

  • LogicMonitor
  • DigitalOcean
  • Ricoh USA, Inc
  • IPC
  • Volterra

Best Hybrid Cloud Solution

  • Adaptiva
  • Ping Identity
  • Lightbits Labs
  • WekaIO
  • Panzura
  • Metallic™, a Commvault Venture
  • Nasuni Corporation
  • Sage South Africa
  • Spectra Logic
  • VMware Inc
  • Cockroach Labs
  • IBM Aspera
  • D2iQ

“Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution

  • Voxox
  • Pushpay
  • Fuze
  • Avatier Corporation
  • Pulseway
  • WorkWave
  • TrackVia
  • InFlight Corporation
  • Lookout
  • PlanSource

Best Payment, Finance or Billing Solution

  • 2Checkout (now Verifone)
  • Pushpay
  • Versapay
  • Avalara, Inc.
  • Bottomline Technologies
  • Invoiced
  • WorkWave
  • Union Street
  • BillingPlatform
  • Gratuity Solutions
  • Billtrust
  • Toast
  • FastSpring
  • Marqeta
  • Rev.io
  • Tipalti

Best Platform as a Service or Cloud Middleware

  • Red Hat
  • QAD
  • Uploadcare Inc.
  • Workato
  • Cybera
  • HGC Global Communications
  • VMware

Cloud Project of the Year

  • AXA Group Operations
  • Zensar Technologies
  • Intelliflo in partnership with ECS
  • Uploadcare for Shogun
  • InVision
  • GetInsured for Nevada Health
  • Granulate
  • Skedulo for BioReference Laboratories
  • Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting (CCH Axcess™ Knowledge Coach)

Best Cloud HR, Payroll, or ERP Solution

  • UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)
  • ADP
  • Acumatica
  • BerniePortal
  • Epicor Software Corporation
  • Workato
  • VAI
  • UZIO
  • Hibob
  • Harqen
  • Planful
  • Topia
  • Gratuity Solutions
  • CloudPay
  • CURO Compensation
  • InFlight Corporation
  • JazzHR
  • Namely
  • PlanSource
  • Sage South Africa

Best Cloud Business Intelligence or Analytics Solution

  • ThoughtSpot
  • WorkWave
  • Incorta
  • Infragistics
  • TIBCO Software Inc.
  • Sigma Computing
  • Qlik
  • CentralReach
  • ChaosSearch
  • Checkster
  • Blue Yonder
  • Kyligence
  • Cloudera
  • Databricks
  • Domo, Inc.
  • GoodData
  • PrecisionBI, a division of MTBC
  • Starburst Data, Inc
  • Ascend.io
  • Informatica
  • Exasol
  • GEOLYTIX Ltd

Best SaaS (U.S.)

  • AppFolio, Inc. (AI Leasing Assistant, Lisa)
  • Cameyo
  • Jackrabbit Technologies
  • Wix Answers
  • Reltio
  • Clearwater Analytics
  • Mavenlink
  • ClickUp
  • ThousandEyes
  • LiquidPlanner
  • ECI Software Solutions
  • Harness
  • Aircall
  • CYPHER LEARNING
  • PagerDuty
  • PROS
  • Segment
  • Synario
  • Teletrac Navman
  • Thryv Inc
  • WalkMe
  • Wedge

Best SaaS (non-U.S.)

  • LogicMonitor
  • BlackSwan Technologies
  • Vendasta
  • CURO Compensation
  • Myfreight
  • NewBook Pty Ltd
  • Rewind
  • Sage South Africa
  • Enestech Software Corporation

CRM Solution of the Year

  • TeamSupport, LLC
  • ringDNA
  • DonorView
  • Planhat
  • Freshworks

Most Innovative Use of Data in the Cloud

  • BigID
  • ActivTrak
  • Benchling
  • ChaosSearch
  • Realeyes
  • IPC
  • UKCloud
  • Wasabi Cloud Storage
  • Databricks
  • Just Eat
  • MemSQL
  • John Snow Labs
  • Push Technology
  • Apptio
  • Devo
  • Netdata
  • Neo4j
  • Transposit
  • Informatica

Most Promising Start-Up

  • autoRetouch
  • Granulate
  • Edify Labs
  • Lightbits Labs
  • WekaIO
  • Omnigage

Security Innovation of the Year

  • Ermetic
  • Alert Logic
  • Lumu Technologies
  • Saviynt
  • McAfee
  • VMware Inc
  • Guardicore
  • Fugue
  • Welltok, Inc.
  • BitNinja Technologies
  • Bottomline Technologies
  • Kaseya
  • Tanium
  • Securonix
  • Keysight Technologies
  • CyberArk
  • Thycotic
  • Vectra AI

Cloud Development Innovation of the Year

  • Fairwinds
  • Granulate

Best Cloud Migration or Systems Integration Solution

  • CloudM
  • AppDynamics
  • InFlight Corporation
  • Pure Storage
  • WANdisco
  • VMware Inc

Best Cloud DR/Business Continuity Solution

  • PowerDMS
  • Arpio
  • ECS
  • VMware Inc
  • Rewind

Cloud Innovator or the Year

  • Nelson Cicchitto, CEO of Avatier Corporation
  • Carlo F. Zampogna, Co-founder, Gratuity Solutions LLC
  • Hala Zeine, Chief Product Officer at Celonis
  • Cathy Rowe, Director of Technology Product Management – Accounting & Audit Solutions, Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting North America

Cloud Management Solution of the Year

  • HID Global
  • AppNeta
  • Apptio
  • Komprise
  • VMware Inc
  • CloudM
  • Granulate
  • IBM Cloud
  • Rubrik
  • Enestech Software Corporation
  • Snow Software