BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - Sep 18, 2012) - Yottaa, Inc., the cloud performance and security company, announced today it has won the 2012 MassTLC Innovation Technology of the Year award in the Cloud category. The MassTLC awards showcase the best of Massachusetts technology, from executive stewardship to engineering ingenuity to the brightest of new ideas. Awards were announced during a ceremony held September 13th at the Renaissance Hotel that included over 600 technology executives, entrepreneurs, investors and students.
"MassTLC was blown away by the incredible talent and innovation being recognized," said Tom Hopcroft, president and CEO of MassTLC. "This year's finalists and recipients are an incredible representation of the spirit of innovation in Massachusetts."
Commenting on the award, Yottaa CEO Coach Wei said: "We had some tough competition, as Boston is definitely a strong hub for cloud innovation, so we're very happy to have come out at the head of the pack this year. It's a thrill and proof positive of the real value Yottaa offers companies of all sizes. Everyone wants a fast, reliable and secure website, and these days, poor web performance doesn't just lead to grumbling; it can have a real effect on a business' bottom line."
Yottaa Site Optimizer makes websites faster and more resilient by combining automated web performance optimization (WPO), content delivery network (CDN) technology and Yottaa's patented QuickTune technology. With Yottaa Site Optimizer, visitors to your website enjoy a better user experience, and businesses achieve better SEO and higher conversion rates.
A committee of over 40 industry executives, thought leaders and media were involved with the selection process for the nominees, and determined the winners -- with the exception of Product of the Year and Start Up to Watch, which were selected through online and text voting. For a full list of finalists and recipients in each category, please visit www.masstlcawards.org.
About The Mass Technology Leadership Council
The Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region's leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC's purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests. With a membership of 500 companies and growing, MassTLC is a vibrant tech community that serves its members in a myriad of ways including:
- Organizing and running active cluster communities including Big Data, Cloud, Mobile, Software Development, Energy, Healthcare, Robotics and Digital Games
- Hosting Boston's most exciting annual tech event, the MassTLC Innovation unConference
- Shining the spotlight on leaders in tech with an Annual Awards Program
- Supporting workforce development where you need it most
- Connecting companies with policy leaders
- Celebrating the technologies and leaders of the region
For more information on MassTLC visit www.masstlc.org.
About Yottaa, Inc.
Trusted by over 85,000 websites, Yottaa's all-in-one web optimization solution delivers speed, scale, security and actionable insight for any website. Our customers enjoy site-wide performance gains, better visitor experience and higher conversions; and protection from service outages, malicious bots and hackers. For more information visit www.yottaa.com and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/yottaa.