Imation Corp . has announced that IronKey Workspace W700 won a Best of TechEd award in the Hardware category. Penton’s Best of TechEd awards, co-sponsored by Microsoft and Windows IT Pro, recognize Microsoft partners that offer innovative products and services for the industry. Microsoft announced the winners at the Microsoft TechEd North America 2014 conference in Houston, Texas.
“This year, we judged products in nine technical categories. We vetted the nominations from more than 200 entries down to three and sometimes four finalists in each category. It’s really exciting to see so many companies creating products that truly help IT professionals and developers make the most of technology advancements. These products add business value for the people who adopt them. As cloud and mobile become more integral to the workplace, innovation continues to accelerate at a rapid pace. Windows IT Pro is proud to be on the front line for evaluating the best technology solutions,” said Amy Eisenberg, editor-in-chief of Windows IT Pro.
The winning solution, IronKey’s PC on a Stick utilizes Windows To Go, to equip contractors and employees with a fully manageable corporate desktop complete with their applications, security controls, and access policies all contained on a virtually indestructible and highly secure USB 3.0 flash drive.