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Gluware Wins Globee Award for Software Defined Networking in the 16th Annual 2021 IT World Awards®

Gluware 4.0 intent-based network automation solution recognized for enhancing enterprise network agility, performance and security in multi-domain, multi-vendor and multi-cloud networks

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Jan. 12, 2021 — Gluware, Inc., the leading provider of Intelligent Network Automation, today announced that the company is the Silver winner for Software Defined Networking (SDN) in the 16th Annual 2021 IT World Awards®. The prestigious award recognizes Gluware 4.0, the company’s next-generation, cloud-delivered intent-based network automation platform, for its ability to extend its code-free automation capabilities at global scale to meet the security and agility needs of the most complex and distributed enterprise networks. Gluware customers include some of the largest Global 2000 enterprises.

As highly complex network environments become increasingly common in enterprises, Gluware created Gluware 4.0 to address the needs of businesses that rely on them for operational performance, organizational agility, and ensure business continuity. Gluware 4.0 automates the management, maintenance, and security of mission-critical enterprise networks by reducing human error; increasing NetOps staff efficiency; enabling planning, design and implementation savings; reducing network outages; and eliminating expensive legacy system maintenance contracts.

“Today, many organizations depend on manual or scripted tools to implement their network automation, but they simply cannot keep up with the increased urgency brought by digitization, increased security breaches, cloud-computing, remote work, and other megatrends,” said Jeff Gray, CEO and co-founder, Gluware. “The increased complexity of networks and network architectures demands that intelligent, intent-based insights drive network automation going forward. This award reflects Gluware’s ability to deliver the capabilities that enable organizations to create performant systems and utilize network data safely, security and with agility to optimize business outcomes.”
More than 65 judges from around the world representing a wide spectrum of industry experts participated in the judging process. The IT World Awards are open to all Information Technology and Cyber Security organizations from all over the world and their end-users of products and services.
“The information technology industry continues to show its resilience,” said San Madan, co-President of Globee Awards. “The tech sector is robust and innovative. And the pandemic has changed the way people live, work, shop, and socialize thereby accelerating demand for newer technologies and innovations everywhere.”
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About the Globee Awards
Globee Awards are conferred in eleven programs and competition: the CEO World Awards®, the Consumer World Awards®, The Customer Sales & Service World Awards®, the Globee® International Best in Business Awards, the Golden Bridge Awards®, the Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards® and Security World Awards, the IT World Awards®, One Planet® American Best in Business Awards, the Globee® Employer Excellence Awards®, the Globee® Corporate Communications & Marketing World Awards, and the Women World Awards®. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind their success, the Globee Awards recognize outstanding achievements and performances in businesses worldwide. Learn more about the Globee Awards at

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About Gluware
In today’s world, it is a strategic imperative for global enterprise IT to prevent critical outages, enhance network security, and keep up with ever-changing business requirements through increased network agility. As the leader in Intelligent Network Automation, Gluware adds a powerful layer of intelligence to any existing or new enterprise network, with code-free apps that automate and orchestrate mission-critical network tasks at scale. Gluware’s patented Intent-Based Networking (IBN) technology is automating the networks of the world’s largest and most complex enterprises across a complex tapestry of vendors, technologies, infrastructure and standards, helping to keep them “always on” while reducing the risk of human-induced errors or planning omissions. The Gluware Application Suite dramatically reduces an organization’s time to value and is deployed in the networks of Global 2000 enterprises including leaders across industries from Pharma to Finance.

2021 Globee Awards Silver Winner, IT World Awards


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