Network World Reveals 2001 Best Of The Tests Awards Winners
SOUTHBOROUGH, MA – NOVEMBER 12, 2001 – Network World, Inc., the Leader in Network Knowledge, announced today its 2001 Best of the Tests Award winners. Network World's annual Best of the Tests Award winners are top network products that have gone through rigorous, hands-on testing by Network World's Global Test Alliance and independent reviewers. Winners were selected in 13 product categories: Directories, Internet appliances, Multimedia networking, Network management, Mobile management, Security, Enterprise servers, Enterprise switch/routers, Web acceleration, Web site Management, Wireless, Client maintenance and ISP services.
"The Best of the Tests winners span the gamut of network technologies and represent the network product elite – they are the best of the best," commented Christine Burns, Global Test Alliance Director for Network World.
"Network World's partnership with the industry's most qualified experts, network integrators and universities provides objective, authentic network test results to help today's Network IT Executives make the best buying decisions for their enterprise."
Winning products are featured in Network World's November 12, 2001, Signature Series Best Issue and on Network World Fusion within the Best microsite (http://www.nwfusion.com/best2001). The annual Best Issue is a special edition that highlights the best of everything in the network, from the top products and services to the most-effective strategies and management practices.
VENDOR PRODUCT CATEGORY
NetIQ Domain Migration Adminstrator Directories
Sun Cobalt (Sun’s Appliance Business Unit) Qube 3 Professional Edition Internet appliances
Activate Activate streaming media service Multimedia networking
Sitara Networks QoSWorks 10000 Network management
iConverse Mobile Studio 2.0 and Interaction Server 2.0 Mobile management
Nokia CryptoCluster 2500 Security
Compaq ProLiant DL380 Enterprise servers
Cisco Catalyst 6509 Enterprise switch/routers
CacheFlow Server Accelerator 725 Web-acceleration tools
Securant Technologies ClearTrust SecureControl 4.5 Web site management
Cisco Aironet 340 Wireless
Intel LANDesk Management Suite Client maintenance
AT&T WorldNet ISP services
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