Awards Sponsors


Media Partner 2019 was founded in 2004 to help educate the industry and to popularize new concepts and ideas in the virtualization and cloud computing market.  Since that time, the website has become known as one of the oldest and best independent resources on the web for finding the most up-to-date virtualization and cloud technology news and information. Over time, it has become a leading resource for providing the latest announcements covering modern data center technologies. VMblog is a voice of confidence for many Systems Architects, CIOs, IT Directors, Administrators and venture capitalists. It provides a one-stop shop of information and news as well as advice taken from a career that has spanned more than 20 years in the virtualization and cloud computing industry. 

At a high level, VMblog offers decision makers with the information they need to make sound purchasing decisions, and it also provides administrators, system architects, IT managers and C-level management the best place to go to quickly get the latest breaking news and in-depth coverage of issues, trends, people, events, reports and products that span virtualization, cloud computing, containers, security, storage, networking, AI, IoT, and more.



Sponsors 2018

BAE Systems

Digital technology has the potential to transform your business and delight your customers. But if you forget about security and protecting both your users and their data it can also spell disaster.

At BAE Systems we combine engineering expertise with cyber, data and digital thinking to create secure digital experiences for your business. We do the worrying so you don’t have to.  We call this, Secure Digital Transformation, Engineered by BAE Systems.

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Frank Recruitment

Frank Recruitment Group (FRG) is an award-winning specialist technology staffing business that employs more than 1,200 employees from its offices in EMEA (London, Newcastle and Berlin), US (New York, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Dallas), and APAC (Melbourne, Singapore).

The business operates seven market leading global recruitment brands, focusing primarily on products within the Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Cloud Enablement & Integration, Big Data & Analytics and Software Development.

Nigel Frank, established in 2006, focuses on recruiting Microsoft Technology professionals. Mason Frank is the largest global Salesforce recruitment specialist with 160 consultants focused purely on Salesforce recruitment. Churchill Frank specialises in Big Data, SAS, Analytics and Machine Learning. Anderson Frank is a NetSuite specialised brand, Pearson Frank focuses on Java, PHP, iOS, Android and Web Development, Washington Frank is a niche mid-market ERP Recruitment Provider and FRG Tech Consulting is a niche Cloud Enablement and Integration specialist recruitment business.

For more information on Frank Recruitment Group and its niche IT recruitment brands visit


SailPoint is the leading provider of enterprise identity governance solutions. Our team of visionary industry veterans launched SailPoint to empower our customers to efficiently and securely govern the digital identities of employees, contractors, business partners and other users, and manage their constantly changing access rights to enterprise applications and data. Our open identity platform provides organizations with critical visibility into who currently has access to which resources, who should have access to those resources, and how that access is being used.

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With over 22 years’ experience in designing and delivering bespoke IT solutions to businesses, Zen is the leading independent provider of networking, connectivity, cloud and voice solutions in the UK.

Our new state of the art network and cloud infrastructure allows us to provide customers with an exceptional service and – combined with our award-winning customer service and customer-led development – contributes to us offering our customers flexibility, a simpler user experience, and a solution designed exactly to their requirements.

For more information visit or follow @ZenInternet.