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AppDirect Named a Gartner "Cool Vendor" for 2012

By Juli Fischer / April 24, 2012

Gartner Cool Vendor

Gartner released its annual "Cool Vendors" in Cloud Services Brokerage report this week, and we're proud to announce that AppDirect is on this year's list!

The "Cool Vendor" title is an exciting recognition that we feel helps cement AppDirect's position as a leader in the cloud service marketplace sector. You can read more about the official “Cool Vendor” announcement in our press release.

Gartner states in its report that the cloud services brokerage opportunity is characterized by the evolution of the cloud computing paradigm:

"There is clearly a need for additional value-added services to be provided to maximize all the benefits that cloud services can bring to a consumer or enterprise"
Gartner “Cool Vendors in Cloud Services Brokerages, 2012,” Tiffani Bova, et al., April 11, 2012.

At AppDirect, we exemplify this by providing a continuously innovative platform and set of services. Since we deliver advantages to end users, application developers, and channel partners alike, we're creating a model for cloud success that both consumers and enterprises can benefit from.

You can purchase the full report on Gartner's website. To learn more about AppDirect’s cloud service marketplace and management platform, visit our channel site or request a demo.

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