Bright Computing Wins Deloitte Technology Fast50 "Rising Star 2013" Award


First-place finish for Bright Computing from field of top 10 finalists

By Bright Staff | Oct 13, 2013 3:00:00 PM |



San Jose, California — Bright Computing, the leading, vendor-independent provider of cluster and cloud management solutions, announced today that it has been declared Deloitte Technology Fast50 “Rising Star 2013”. Bright Computing was initially identified as a top-ten finalist from a field of over 100 pre-selected technology companies in this award category. The top finishers have been deemed most promising in the areas of: product innovation, scalability of the business model, market disruption, and revenue growth potential.

"The jury voted unanimously for Bright Computing, based on their well-defined product, and impressive traction and customer base," said Alexander Ribbink, chairman of the jury, partner at Prime Ventures, and former COO at TomTom.

Bright Cluster Manager® is used worldwide by leading public and private-sector organizations to provision, monitor and manage on-premise computer clusters, as well as to seamlessly extend these clusters into the cloud. Customers include 3M, Boeing, Cambridge University, CD-adapco, Cisco, Dell, HP, ING Bank, Intel, Life Technologies, Lincoln Financial, Merck, NASA, NCSA, Roche, Sandia National Laboratories, Sanofi, Stanford University, TACC and many more.

The Deloitte Technology Fast50 is a program that recognizes the fifty fastest-growing technology companies in their local region. Over its thirteen-year history, the Deloitte Technology Fast50 has a well-established reputation for recognizing in award candidates technology transfer based on in-house research and development. The Rising Star category is dedicated exclusively to recognizing businesses that have been established for less than five years.

About Bright Computing

Bright Computing is transforming the way clusters are managed in the modern data center. Founded in 2009, Bright’s award winning cluster management software lets users monitor and build clusters of any size that are easy to provision, operate, monitor, manage, and scale. Bright partners include Amazon, Cisco, Cray and Dell. Customers include Boeing, NASA, Roche, Stanford University and the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Bright’s technology is running in over 500 data centers all over the globe. Bright has been recognized as a Red Herring Top 100 company and a Deloitte Rising Star winner, and was named Bio-IT World’s “Best of Show.”

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For more information

Bright Computing, Inc.
Mr. Ian Lumb
2880 Zanker Road, Suite 203
San Jose, CA 95134
Tel: +1 408 520 9082