They fought off stiff competition to win the Cloud Pro/IT Pro Awards 2012, but who won out? Read on to find out.
This year has been filled with tech highs, lows, surprises, alliances, acquisitions as well as some great products and projects.
As with last year's IT Pro awards, we wanted to honour the contributions that have stood out these past 12 months. This year Cloud Pro and IT Pro have united to celebrate these achievements together.
The entries were all high quality and the winners beat off stiff competition to earn their accolades. So without further a do, we are pleased to reveal the winners of our 2012 awards:
Hardware product of the year
Winner: Samsung Galaxy S3
Highly commended: Apple iPad 2
Software product of the year
Winner: Windows 7
Highly commended: Android Ice Cream Sandwich
IT team of the year
Winner: London Borough of Hillingdon
Highly commended: London 2012 IT team
Leader of the year
Winner: Eben Upton
Highly commended: Kate Craig-Wood
Private sector cloud project of the year
Winner: Alzheimer's Society
Highly commended: Channel 4
Public sector cloud project of the year
Winner: Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust
Highly commended: London Learning Grid
Cloud product/service of the year
Highly commended: Rackspace
Congratulations to all our winners. You'll receive your award and celebratory bottle of champage in the coming weeks - personally delivered by the team.