These awards recognize end users with innovative storage solutions for real world problems. These solutions can be for any purpose where digital content is created, distributed, preserved or archived including transaction and database processing, medical image storage, content delivery, post production, content capture and archiving and digital preservation and other uses. There are three awards:
A special award in three categories will be presented to firms that have shown extraordinary dedication to the development and support of the show theme:
Advancing the state of the art in storage technologies utilized in consumer electronics, enterprise applications, and to service firms that support those businesses. Categories for this most coveted award include:
The Art of Storage -This
award recognizes innovations in design for customer ease of use and
good industrial design in digital storage applications, storage media
and digital storage devices. The award also recognizes appealing and
clever aesthetic features in digital storage applications, devices
The Storage Visions Conference Awards are presented to firms that advance the state of the art in storage technologies utilized in consumer electronics, and in the media and entertainment industries, and to service firms that support those businesses. For consideration as an award finalist company, if not a sponsor or exhibitor, at least one person from a finalist company must be a paid participant in Storage Visions® 2016.
The awards presentation for SVC 2016 will be conducted at the Las Vegas Luxor on the evening of Monday, January 4, 2016.
A panel of industry experts and journalists will serve as judges. For each product category, the judges will give priority to the product/service or company’s role in fulfilling the vision of a digitally-connected universe of products and services. For complex products, judges may require access to physically inspect and review a demonstration by a company representative or designee. When possible, samples of products are useful for the judging.
Finalists will be notified via e-mail no later than December 21, 2015. Winners will not be notified prior to the official awards ceremony and press conference. During the ceremony the evening of January 4, 2016, winners will receive their awards.