Spiceworks Wins Six Windows IT Pro Editors’ Best and Community Choice Awards

Free IT Management Software Takes Top Honors for Best Network-Management Product, Best Management Suite, and Best Free or Open Source IT Tool

AUSTIN, Texas (November 23, 2010) – Spiceworks(TM), Inc. today announced it was honored with six awards in the 2010 Windows IT Pro Editors’ Best and Community Choice award competition. The award program, hosted by Windows IT Pro, recognizes the hottest products among the past year’s offerings. Spiceworks received Editors’ Best and Community Choice awards in the categories of Best Management Suite, Best Network-Management Product, and Best Free or Open Source IT Tool.

“These are wins for the Spiceworks team members and more than 1.2 million IT professionals who help us build and improve our application and the community on a daily basis,” said Scott Abel, co-founder and CEO of Spiceworks. “We’re especially honored to be recognized as a top solution by both the editors and readers of Windows IT Pro, and we hope to expand our efforts in 2011.”

The Windows IT Pro annual awards highlight the top products of the year that the editors, contributors and readers believe are worthy of recognition. The full list of Spiceworks award wins in the 2010 competition include:

  • Best Management Suite
  • Best Management Suite
  • Best Network-Management Product
  • Best Network-Management Product
  • Best Free or Open Source IT Tool
  • Best Free or Open Source IT Tool

For a full list of the 2010 Windows IT Pro Editors’ Best and Community Choice award winners, visit: http://tinyurl.com/2342q9l.

Spiceworks is enabling ‘Social IT’ by combining network management, network monitoring and help desk software with a rapidly growing and active Facebook-like community of IT professionals. Organizations of all sizes use the free Spiceworks IT management software and integrated online community to collaborate with each other and support the management of both cloud-based and on-premise technology products and services.

More information on Spiceworks can be found at http://www.spiceworks.com. Follow Spiceworks on Twitter: http://twitter.com/spiceworks. Connect with Spiceworks on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/Spiceworks.

About Spiceworks

Founded in 2006, Spiceworks(TM) develops the first free social IT management application that combines network management and help desk software with a Facebook-like online community of IT professionals to help over 1.2 million IT pros and 150,000 IT service providers simplify everything IT. Spiceworks makes it easy for businesses to manage IT products and services on-premise or in the cloud, collaborate to solve technology problems, and find the IT knowledge and products they need day-to-day. Through its Voice of IT® market research program, the company enables direct conversations with IT professionals, conducts surveys and provides insight on important technology usage, staffing and purchasing trends by small and medium businesses worldwide. Spiceworks is a privately held company headquartered in Austin, Texas with funding from Institutional Venture Partners (IVP), Austin Ventures and Shasta Ventures. For more information visit http://www.spiceworks.com.

Spiceworks is a trademark and Voice of IT is a registered trademark of Spiceworks, Inc. All other names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

For Spiceworks
Karl Scholz, 512-493-0909

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