eWEEK Announces Winners of 3rd Annual Excellence Awards

The eWEEK Excellence Awards judges have made their final decisions.

eWEEK Excellence Awards
The eWEEK Excellence Awards judges have made their final decisions—selecting from 760 entries the products that raise the information technology bar. The winning products cover the enterprise IT gamut, and its clear from their choices that the program judges—teams composed of eWEEK Labs analysts and eWEEK Corporate Partners—weighed heavily in their evaluation criteria products ability to maximize technical and human resources.

See below for a list of this years winners and finalists and read the Labs analysis. Click here for product pricing.

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Category

Product

Vendor

Analytics & Reporting

EnCase Forensic Edition 3.22

Guidance Software Inc.

Cognos Metrics Manager 1.0

Cognos Inc.

Informatica PowerAnalyzer 3.5

Informatica Corp.

Application & Web Services Development

WebSphere Studio 5.0

IBM

DeKlarit 2.0

ARTech

iWay Security Exchange 1.0

iWay Software

Customer & Supplier Management

Clientele Self-Service Portal 8.0

Epicor Software Corp.

Salesforce.com Enterprise Edition

Salesforce.com Inc.

MySAP Supplier Relationship Management 2

SAP AG

Document & Content Management

Documentum 5

Documentum Inc.

Interchange Suite 3.0

Context Media Inc.

Vignette 7

Vignette Corp.

Portal & Knowledge Management

MindServer Product Suite 2.0

Recommind Inc.

Entopia Quantum 1.4

Entopia Inc.

CEN (Collaboration & Enterprise Networks)

Autonomy Corp. plc.

INFRASTRUCTURE

Category

Product

Vendor

Desktop & Handheld Hardware

TravelMate C100 Tablet PC

Acer America Corp.

LifeBook P2000 2120

Fujitsu PC Corp.

BlackBerry 6710

Research In Motion Ltd.

e-Business Foundations

WebSphere Application Server 5

IBM

BizTalk Server 2002 Enterprise Edition

Microsoft Corp.

Oracle9i Database Release 2

Oracle Corp.

Enterprise Collaboration & Messaging

Documentum eRoom 6

Documentum Inc.

CentraOne 6.0

Centra Software Inc.

Presence-AR 1.5

Advanced Reality Inc.

Enterprise Storage

NetApp FAS900 Series Storage Appliances (FAS960, FAS940)

Network Appliance Inc.

HP StorageWorks Enterprise Virtual Array Model 2C12D 2.0

Hewlett-Packard Co.

EMC Centera

EMC Corp.

IT Quality Assurance Tools

Real World Traffic 1.0

Ixia

SiteScope 7.6

Freshwater Software, a Mercury Interactive Corp. company

Vivinet Assessor 2.0

NetIQ Corp.

Server Hardware

Sun Fire 12K

Sun Microsystems Inc.

eServer xSeries 440 16-way

IBM

PrimePower 2500

Fujitsu Technology Solutions Inc.

NETWORKING

Category

Product

Vendor

Networking & Management Tools

InCharge Service Assurance Manager 5.0

System Management Arts Inc. (SMARTS)

NetIQ AppManager Suite 5.0

NetIQ Corp.

AirMagnet Handheld 1.5

AirMagnet Inc.

Infrastructure

Symbol Wireless System 1.0

Symbol Technologies Inc.

Sphereon 4500 Fabric Switch

McData Corp.

PowerStruXure

American Power Conversion Corp.

SECURITY

Category

Product

Vendor

Authentication & User Management

WirelessWall Software Suite 2.0

Cranite Systems.

Novell Nsure solutions

Novell Inc

Sun ONE Identity Server 6.0

Sun Microsystems Inc.

Enterprise Resource Protection

FoundScan Vulnerability Management System 2.5

Foundstone Inc.

InterDo 2.5

Kavado Inc.

StormWatch 3.1

Okena Inc.