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Founded in 2005, BOX (NYSE:BOX) is transforming the way people and organizations work so they can achieve their greatest ambitions. As the world's leading enterprise software platoform for content collaboration, Box helps businesses of all sizes - in every industry - securely access and manage their critical information in the cloud. Box is headquartered in Redwood City, CA, with offices across the united States, Canada, Europe and Asia. To learn more about Box visit www.box.com

 
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Darktrace is the world’s leading machine learning company for cyber security. Created by mathematicians from the University of Cambridge, the Enterprise Immune System uses AI algorithms to automatically detect and take action against cyber-threats within all types of networks, including physical, cloud and virtualized networks, as well as IOT and industrial control systems. A self-configuring platform, Darktrace requires no prior set-up, identifying advanced threats including zero-days, insiders and stealthy, silent attackers in real time. Headquartered in San Francisco and Cambridge, UK, Darktrace has 24 offices worldwide.

 
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FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 6,300 customers across 67 countries, including more than 40 percent of the Forbes Global 2000.

 
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Nutanix makes infrastructure invisible, elevating IT to focus on the applications and services that power their business. The Nutanix enterprise cloud platform delivers the agility, pay-as-you-grow economics and operational simplicity of the public cloud, without sacrificing the predictability, security and control of on-premises infrastructure. Nutanix solutions leverage web-scale engineering and consumer-grade design to natively converge compute, virtualization and storage into a resilient, software-defined solution that delivers any application at any scale.

 
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OneTrust is a global leader in enterprise privacy management software used by more than 1,500 organisations to comply with data privacy regulations across jurisdictions, including the EU GDPR. Our comprehensive and integrated platform includes readiness assessments, privacy impact assessments (PIA/DPIA), data mapping automation, website scanning and cookie compliance, subject rights and consent management, incident reporting, and vendor risk management. OneTrust is co-headquartered in London, UK and Atlanta, GA with a fast-growing global team of privacy and technology experts surpassing 200 employees. OneTrust is backed by the founders of Manhattan Associates (NASDAQ: MANH) and AirWatch ($1.54B acq by VMware).

 
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As the leader in business analytics software and services, SAS transforms your data into insights that give you a fresh perspective on your business. You can identify what’s working. Fix what isn’t. And discover new opportunities. We can help you turn large amounts of data into knowledge you can use, and we do it better than anyone. It’s no wonder an overwhelming majority of customers continue to use SAS year after year. We believe it’s because we hire great people to create great software and services. Through innovative analytics, business intelligence and data management software and services, SAS helps customers at more than 83,000 sites make better decisions faster. Since 1976, SAS has been giving customers around the world THE POWER TO KNOW®.

 
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TriNimbus, an Onica Company is an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Premier Consulting Partner and leading DevOps solutions provider with extensive experience in AWS architecture, CI/CD, optimization and management to improve your company’s performance, scalability, operations and cost effectiveness in the cloud.

 
 
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Adastra is an international consulting company that delivers functional solutions facilitating the transition to the digital age. Since its establishment in the year 2000, Adastra has focused on data processing, analysis and warehousing; to this day, data remains at the centre of the company’s activities. Meanwhile, its main competencies have gradually expanded to include the Internet of things (IoT), big data, artificial intelligence, and developing mobile applications. Adastra’s goal is to use smart data solutions to contribute to the growth of our clients’ businesses. These comprise global as well as local market leaders in the financial and banking, insurance, telecommunications, retail, and automotive industries, among many others including examples in the public sector.

 
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IBM Canada Ltd. is one of the largest technology, services and consulting companies in Canada, backed by over a century of business and systems innovation. IBMers are dedicated to world-changing progress and building new ways to work in a world where intelligence is infused into the systems and processes that make business and society smarter. IBM Canada is headquartered in Markham, Ontario, and has nationwide responsibilities for sales, marketing and service. IBM and the IBM logo are trademarks of International Business Machines Corp., registered in many jurisdictions worldwide.

 
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Information Builders provides solutions for business intelligence (BI), analytics, data integration, and data quality that help drive performance improvements, innovation, and value.  Through one set of powerful products, we enable organizations to serve everyone -- analysts, non-technical users, even partners, customers and citizens -- with better data and analytics. Our dedication to customer success is unmatched with thousands of organizations relying on us as their trusted partner. Founded in 1975, Information Builders is headquartered in New York, NY, with global offices, and remains one of the largest independent, privately-held companies in the industry. Visit us at informationbuilders.com and follow us on Twitter at @infobldrs.

 
 
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The Modern Software Factory is the blueprint for digital transformation. It’s where agility, automation, insights and security come together to help your business compete in the rapidly changing application economy. It’s not a place you go; it’s a thing you build with end-to-end tools and guidance from CA Technologies.

 
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Tanium gives the world’s largest enterprises and government organizations the unique power to secure, control, and manage millions of endpoints across the enterprise within seconds. With the unprecedented speed, scale, and simplicity of Tanium, security and IT operations teams now have complete and accurate information on the state of endpoints at all times to more effectively protect against modern day threats and realize new levels of cost efficiency in IT operations.

 
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Red Hat is the world's leading provider of open source software solutions, using a community-powered approach to provide reliable and high-performing cloud, Linux, middleware, storage and virtualization technologies. Red Hat also offers award-winning support, training, and consulting services. As a connective hub in a global network of enterprises, partners, and open source communities, Red Hat helps create relevant, innovative technologies that liberate resources for growth and prepare customers for the future of IT. Learn more at http://www.redhat.com.

 
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Scale Computing integrates storage, servers, and virtualization software into an all-in-one appliance-based system that is scalable, self-healing, and as easy to manage as a single server. Using industry standard components, the HC3 appliances install in under an hour, and can be expanded and upgraded with no downtime. High availability insulates the user from any disk or server failure and a unified management capability driven by the patented HyperCore Software™, efficiently integrates all functionality. The result is a data center solution that reduces operational complexity, allows a faster response to business issues, and dramatically reduces costs.

 
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Digitalization is a top priority for many organizations. Every day, for 80 years, Ricoh has been helping customers empower digital workplaces for individuals to work smarter. We help companies of every size to not just imagine change, but realize it as well. From digitizing information to automating manual, back-office processes, learn how we can help you empower your digital workplace. 
 

 
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The Electronic Recycling Association (ERA) is a non-profit organization founded in 2004 to address the growing problem of e-waste and the increasing ‘digital divide’. For over ten years, ERA has offered simple solutions to help individuals and organizations prevent operational equipment from premature destruction. With a focus on recovery, refurbishment and reuse, ERA continuously supplies charitable groups with donated IT equipment while securely managing the retiring IT assets of organizations and individuals across Canada. We believe that reuse before recycling is critical in managing the waste created by computer hardware, and by offering industry leading data destruction for all equipment we receive, we have securely repurposed hundreds of tons of equipment. Because not everything ERA receives can be reasonably repurposed, we have partnered with certified recycling organizations to process equipment that has reached the end of its productive life. 

 
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BlackBerry is a mobile-native security software and services company dedicated to securing people, devices, processes and systems for today’s enterprise. We provide the highest standard in security that manages the network of endpoints within and across enterprises and organizations. BlackBerry secures, manages, and connects the Enterprise of Things via BlackBerry Secure. www.BlackBerry.com.

 
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Veeam is the leader in Intelligent Data Management for the Hyper-Available Enterprise. Veeam Hyper-Availability Platform is the most complete solution on the journey to automating data management. We have more than 294,000 customers worldwide, with a customer satisfaction scores at 2.5X the industry average, are the highest in the industry. Our ecosystem includes 55,000 channel partners; Cisco, HPE, and NetApp as exclusive resellers; and 19,000 cloud and service providers. To learn more, visit https://www.veeam.com.

 
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Leonovus solves the data storage challenge for organizations facing unmanageable compounded annual data storage growth, large volumes of unstructured data, high storage costs, stringent security and compliance requirements.    Our software uniquely combines the economy and flexibility of object storage with blockchain-hardened data protection for maximum simplicity and cost efficiency We address the explosion of unstructured data growth and data breaches with a software defined storage solution. Customers include finance, law enforcement, healthcare, public organizations, utilities and Fortune 1000 companies.

 
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Info-Tech Research Group is the world’s fastest growing information technology research and advisory company, proudly serving over 30,000 IT professionals. We produce unbiased and highly relevant IT research to help CIOs and IT leaders make strategic, timely and well informed decisions. We partner closely with IT teams to provide everything they need, from actionable tools to analyst guidance, ensuring they deliver measurable results for their organizations.Since 1997, we have been helping CIOs and their teams evolve from fire fighters to innovation champions.

 
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Dessa is transforming the way enterprises build AI with their suite of products, called Foundations. Based in Toronto, Dessa works with enterprise leaders to build and deploy AI systems that solve real business problems. Dessa is partnered with industry leaders including NVIDIA and the Vector Institute and in 2017, received $9 million in Series A funding. Until June 2018, Dessa was formerly known as DeepLearni.ng.