SAN DIEGO ‑ April 6, 2011 ‑ ServiceNow, the creator of modern
software‑as‑a‑service (SaaS) for IT management, today
announced it is named a finalist in two categories at the prestigious
Financial Sector Technology (FST) Awards. ServiceNow was recognized
for technology leadership in the financial industry in the UK and EMEA
in the categories of "Cloud Computing Innovation of the
Year" and "Technology Provider of the Year."
"Financial services organizations are trend setters and have
always been quick to adopt cloud
services from ServiceNow," said Kevin Kimber, ServiceNow
regional director. "These same innovative customers have helped
ServiceNow become the most adopted SaaS offering for IT in the world.
With the advent of IT 3.0, ServiceNow continues to support evolved
process, cloud services, social IT, and most importantly a
people‑centric approach to business and IT service automation."
The FST Awards emphasize the importance of IT as a key driver in
business and acknowledge and reward IT specialists working within the
sector. This year's awards saw a record number of entries in new
categories such as cloud computing.
ServiceNow was recognized by a panel of expert judges for its
ability to deliver definable, significant business benefits to
customers, innovation, and original projects with several large
multi‑national financial sector clients during the past 12 months.
The ServiceNow modern approach to ITSM
is drastically different from legacy alternatives. To learn more, join
ServiceNow customers, employees and partners in San Diego this May at
the ServiceNow user conference, Knowledge11. Alternatively, a live,
no‑registration‑required instance of ServiceNow is always available at
ServiceNow was created to break all the old rules of enterprise IT
management software. Born in the cloud, ServiceNow makes IT immediate,
social and intuitive. From the beginning, the company set out to give
IT people powerfully simple cloud
services that just work. Today, the world's most recognizable and
innovative companies rely on SaaS from ServiceNow to transform IT to
achieve IT 3.0. Founded in 2004, ServiceNow was recently named by Inc.
500 as one of the fastest‑growing companies in the world and is the
undisputed market share leader in SaaS for
IT. For more information, please visit http://www.service‑now.com or http://blog.service‑now.com.