Aug 23 2016

Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold Wins Top Network Management Honors in the 11th Annual IT World Awards

Network and IT Management Software Wins Gold for Providing IT Teams with New Levels of Visibility, Control and Troubleshooting for Today’s Complex IT Environments

Lexington, Mass, August 23, 2016Ipswitch, the leader in easy to try, buy and use IT and network management software, today announced that its WhatsUp Gold unified infrastructure and application monitoring software has won Gold in the Network Management category in Network Products Guide’s (NPG) 11th Annual IT World Awards. Network Products Guide is a technology and research advisory guide and its IT World Awards honor achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.

WhatsUp Gold reimagines how IT teams discover, visualize, troubleshoot and monitor networks, servers, virtual machines and applications, all with a single, cost-effective TotalView license that delivers the best value and most flexibility in the industry. With WhatsUp Gold, IT teams are able to discover, visualize and interact with their IT environment via advanced visualization technology; troubleshoot faster with intuitive maps, workflows and dashboards; and monitor their entire environment with one flexible Ipswitch software license.

“Winning Gold in NPG’s IT World Awards is a testament to our dedication to empowering IT teams with the tools that simply help them get the job done,” said Austin O’Malley, chief product officer at Ipswitch. “WhatsUp Gold is helping thousands of companies across several vertical industries – including government, finance and healthcare – to keep up with the ever-changing needs of today’s businesses – changes that put enormous pressure on IT teams.”

Ipswitch IT and network management software provides secure control over applications, infrastructure and business transactions. The company is known for fair prices, honest business practices and software that works out of the box – the kind of simply powerful software needed to manage today’s cloud, virtual and networked environments, enabling IT teams everywhere to perform like never before.

The annual NPG IT World Awards recognition program encompasses the world’s best in organizational performance, products and services, hot technologies, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, customer satisfaction and public relations in every area of information technology.

For more information about Ipswitch WhatsUp Gold, and how it results in easier, more intuitive troubleshooting that lets IT teams find and fix problems faster, please visit


About Ipswitch

Today’s hard-working IT teams are relied upon to manage increasing complexity and deliver near-zero downtime. Ipswitch IT and network management software helps them succeed by enabling secure control of business transactions, applications and infrastructure. Ipswitch software is powerful, flexible and easy to try, buy and use. The company’s software helps teams shine by delivering 24/7 performance and security across cloud, virtual and network environments. Ipswitch Unified Infrastructure and Applications Monitoring software provides end-to-end insight, is extremely flexible and simple to deploy. The company’s Information Security and Managed File Transfer solutions enable secure, automated and compliant business transactions and file transfers for millions of users. Ipswitch powers more than 150,000 networks spanning 168 countries, and is based in Lexington, Mass., with offices throughout the U.S., Europe, Asia and Latin America. For more information, please visit, or connect with us on LinkedIn and Twitter.

About NPG’s IT World Awards

As industry’s leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. The Annual IT World Awards is part of the SVUS Awards® recognition program from Silicon Valley in the United States of America which also includes other programs such as CEO World Awards, Consumer World Awards, Customer Sales and Service World Awards, Golden Bridge Awards, Globee Fastest Growing Private Companies Awards, Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards, Pillar World Awards, PR World Awards, and Women World Awards. To learn more, visit