eWEEK Announces eXcellence Awards Winners

eWEEK has announced the winners of this year's eXcellence Awards program, 15 products that exemplify the steady evolution of e-business technologies. Judged by eWEEK Labs analysts and Corporate Partners, the program honors the products and services releas

eWEEK has announced the winners of this years eXcellence Awards program, 15 products that exemplify the steady evolution of e-business technologies. Judged by eWEEK Labs analysts and eWEEK Corporate Partners--representing both technical rigor and real-world practicality--the eXcellence Awards program honors the products and services released in 2001 that show innovation and the potential to increase productivity, create efficiencies and provide competitive edge. A comprehensive special report describing the field of products entered, the finalists, and the winners and why they won will appear in the March 4 issue of eWEEK and online.
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Business Management: Analytics & Reporting

Informatica Corp.

Informatica Applications 5

Data integration platform with analytic applications

Business Management: Application & Web Services Development

Iona Technologies plc.

IONA Orbix E2A Web Services Platform 1.0

Web services integration platform

Business Management: Customer Relationship Management

E.piphany Inc.

E.piphany Service

CRM service-based

Business Management: Portals & Knowledge Management

Epicentric Inc.

Epicentric Foundation Server 4.0

Enterprise information portal

Infrastructure: Desktop & Handheld Hardware

Tandberg

TANDBERG 1000

Integrated videoconferencing system

Infrastructure: e-Business Foundations

IBM

WebSphere Application Server 4.0

Application server

Infrastructure: Enterprise Collaboration & Messaging

FaceTime Communications Inc.

FaceTime IM Auditor 1.2

Instant messaging management system

Infrastructure: IT Quality Assurance Tools

Hewlett-Packard Co.

HP OpenView Service Desk 4.0

Service management system

Infrastructure: Personal Productivity

GoAmerica Communications Corp.

Mobile Office

Wireless middleware service

Infrastructure: Server Hardware

IBM

eServer p690

High-end server system

Infrastructure: Storage

Hewlett-Packard Co.

HP OpenView Storage Allocator

Storage virtualization software

Networking: Networking & Management Tools

Dirig Software Inc.

Fenway 1.1

Server performance manager

Networking: Networking Infrastructure

Top Layer Networks Inc.

IDS Balancer 1.1

Traffic load distributor

Security: Authentication & User Management

Waveset Technologies Inc.

Waveset Lighthouse 1.6

User authentication and management server

Security: Enterprise Resource Protection

Sanctum Inc.

AppScan 2.5

Web application security testing tool