Information Technology Awards Winners

2016 Information Technology Awards Category Stevie® Award Winners

The following were Stevie Award winners in The 2016 International Business Awards. The technology awards were presented during a gala event in Rome, Italy on 21 October. 

IT Department of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Rimini Street, Las Vegas, NV USA: Rimini Street IT Team Sets Stride for Explosive Company Growth, Achieves 98% Customer Satisfaction Rating
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Bronto Software, Durham, NC USA: How Bronto IT Battled the Black Friday Frenzy and Won
Dubai Electricity & Water Authority, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: DEWA Information Technology Division
Ministry of Defence, Minister Office, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: Ministry of Defence, Minister Office, IT Department
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
ACE enterprise Slovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia: ACE enterprise Slovakia team
Allstate Northern Ireland, Belfast, United Kingdom: CompoZed
DHL Express Brazil, Sao Paulo, Brazil: DHL Express Brazil IT - Agile team Unlocks Customer Happiness –“Tomorroland Brazil 2016 Festival"
Locomote, Melbourne, VIC, Australia: At Locomote the end user is at the heart of everything we do
SBM (Insurance Information and Monitoring Center), Istanbul, Turkey: Information Technologies Service Management (ITSM)
Warrior Forum, Sydney, NSW, Australia: A Community of One Million Business Builders

IT Team of the Year - Computer Hardware, Services & Software
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA : Cisco Lightweight Application Environment (LAE)
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: Data Center & Platform Services
VirtusaPolaris, Westborough, MA USA: Global Technology Office- A team that continuously drives innovation through an enhanced SDLC and DevOps Model at VirtusaPolaris
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA : Cross Domain Services and Solutions: Initiatives 2015: Solution Verification Lab ; Culture of Experimentation Sandbox ; IoT Coop
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: WebEx IT Operations, Global Support Experience (GSE)

IT Team of the Year - All Other Industries
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Qarar Team
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
AKBANK TAS, Istanbul, Turkey: Branch Application Team (called Integro Team)
AKBANK TAS, Istanbul, Turkey: Direct Banking Test Team of Akbank
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA : Cisco IT Performance Management Team
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA : Cisco Systems' Data Center as a Service (DCaaS) Team Powers IT's "Dynamic Cloud"
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: Innovative team for Secure Data Protection
BRONZE STEVIE WINNERS:
AKBANK TAS, Istanbul, Turkey: Akbank Enterprise Architecture and Application Framework Development Department
Cisco Systems, San Jose, CA USA: Path to Successful Operational Excellence

IT Executive of the Year
GOLD STEVIE WINNER:
Sungard Availability Services, Wayne, PA USA: Kaushik Ray, Vice President of Global Architecture and Customer Engineering
SILVER STEVIE WINNERS:
Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Dr. Alaeddin Al Badawna, Vice President Information Technology
AT&T, Dallas, TX USA: Sorabh Saxena, Senior Vice President of Software Development and Engineering
Dubai Statistics Center, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Ahmad Ali Al Dashti, Director, IT & Central Statistical Systems Department
Mphasis, Bangalore, India: Dinesh Venugopal, President
Odea Bank A.S., Istanbul, Turkey: Mr. Tayfun Küçük, CTO
BRONZE STEVIE WINNER:
RheinBrücke IT Consulting, Cologne, Germany: Vetri Selvan, Managing Partner