LONDON – Knowledge10 EMEA ‑ Sept. 14, 2010 ‑ Service‑now.com,
the creator of modern software‑as‑a‑service (SaaS) for IT
service management, today announced it has been shortlisted for
the prestigious UK IT Industry awards in the category of
"Business IT Innovation of the Year." The awards are
organised by the British Computer Society (BCS) in association with
The UK IT Industry awards are the benchmark for excellence
throughout the computer industry and recognize the contributions of
individuals, projects, organisations and technologies that have
advanced information technology during the past 12 months.
The Service‑now.com ITSM
suite is designed to tackle service
management challenges that, until recently, have been too complex
to realistically address with software developed decades ago.
"Being shortlisted as a finalist in the UK IT Industry awards
is a fantastic achievement," says Chris Gomersall,
Service‑now.com VP of EMEA sales. "Businesses increasingly
require more IT flexibility. Service‑now.com is harnessing the
powerful simplicity and elasticity of the cloud and is delivering it
to our rapidly growing customer base of enterprise IT organizations."
David Clarke, CEO of the BCS, said, "Congratulations to all the
finalists. They can be proud of their achievements. Their projects and
work showcase the professionalism that exists among IT professionals
and also highlights the value of IT today and the way it touches so
many areas of society."
Robin Booth, Publishing Director of Computing magazine, said,
"I would like to add my congratulations to the finalists. The UK
IT Industry Awards are rigorously judged and to be announced as
finalist is a great achievement. I don't envy the judges who now have
to decide the winners; it's going to be very tough."
The Service‑now.com enterprise IT service management platform
combines ITIL v3 process support and SaaS deliver to provide flexible,
intuitive and self‑managing applications. Founded in 2004,
Service‑now.com uses a new business model and modern technologies to
disrupt the status quo. According the the 2010 Inc. 500 list,
Service‑now.com is the fastest‑growing IT management software company.
For more information, please visit http://www.service‑now.com or http://blog.service‑now.com.