Appcore Named Technology Company of the Year

Des Moines, IA – April 25, 2013

Appcore, provider of the industry’s only complete automated cloud computing platform, was recognized for its outstanding contributions to the technology industry at the Technology Association of Iowa’s annual Prometheus Awards ceremony in Des Moines, Iowa.

Appcore was recognized as Technology Company of the Year (Small/Medium), Breakout Company of the Year and Growth Company of the Year based on significant employee and revenue growth. Brian Patrick Donaghy was also acknowledged as CEO of the Year. Donaghy’s vision to build a global communication network by providing local cloud infrastructure continues to be realized as Appcore grows and develops as a leader in the industry.

“Appcore serves as a prime example of the innovative leadership that is propelling Iowa’s tech industry forward on the worldwide stage,” said Leann Jacobsen, TAI President.

These awards come on the heels of a recent expansion into the Asia-Pacific market and closing of a $6 million Series B funding round. Appcore experienced significant employee and revenue growth in 2012. In response to market demand, Appcore has developed it’s latest product to ease cloud management and monitoring through a single user interface. Released next month, Appcore AMP will continue to automate the business of cloud computing.

“It’s our team and our technology that made this all possible, and our team has worked really hard over the last year. Every individual contributes in their own way and really deserve this recognition,” said Donaghy.

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About Appcore

Appcore® automates the business of cloud computing® by delivering cloud automation management platforms for enterprise private clouds and service provider public clouds. Appcore AMP™ is cloud automation designed to simplify cloud environments through a single management and monitoring system. Delivered in three unique deployment methods as converged infrastructure, cloud appliance or white label cloud. Appcore AMP reduces complexity with flexible and scalable best practice solutions backed by end-to-end support. All deployments of Appcore AMP feature Launch to Cloud® technology for easy deployment of applications and servers in minutes, giving end users access to on demand usage and resources.

About The Technology Association of Iowa

The Technology Association of Iowa (TAI) is the premier professional organization driving the success of the state’s technology industry and tech-based economy. We are dedicated to fostering innovation and promoting the success of organizations that develop and deploy technology across industry sectors. Look to TAI for strong leadership, business support, networking opportunities, information, advocacy and recognition of technology companies and their leaders.