Robin Systems Wins ‘Startup of the Year’ Recognition in 2016 IT World Award by Network Products Guide

Award Winners to be honored in San Francisco June 27

SAN JOSE, Calif., May 31, 2016 – Robin SystemsTM, a Silicon Valley-based enterprise software company, announced today it was named the Silver winner in the 2016 IT World Awards® in the Hot Companies “Startup of the Year” category as recognized by Network Products Guide, industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide.

“We are very honored by this recognition, yet another clear acknowledgement that Robin’s innovation is enabling customers to bring unprecedented efficiency, agility, and simplicity to enterprise data centers,” said Chief Executive Officer Premal Buch of Robin. “Coming on the heels of recent similar recognitions we have received, this award is another great indicator of the transformative nature of Robin’s Container-Based Compute and Storage Platform – particularly for performance-sensitive application such as databases and Big Data.”

Robin Containerization Platform helps customers create an application-driven compute and storage platform, thus heralding the application-defined data center era. Using Robin’s integrated pure-container compute and storage platform software that runs on commodity hardware, data center managers are able to consolidate applications without the hypervisor performance penalty, deliver predictable performance with performance guarantee, and dramatically simplify application lifecycles with capabilities such as single-click deployment, snapshots and cloning.

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Industry and peer recognitions from Network Products Guide are the world’s premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual 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.

Winners will be honored June 27 during the 2016 SVUS Red Carpet Awards Ceremony Dinner in San Francisco.

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

About Robin Systems
Robin is an enterprise software company working to create industry’s first Application-Defined Data Center software. With a team that includes industry veterans from leading enterprise technology companies such as NetApp, Oracle and Veritas, Robin seeks to disrupt the $20 billion-plus virtualization market with its container-based compute and storage platform software that delivers better performance, higher consolidation and much simpler application deployment lifecycle than traditional hypervisor-based virtualization. Founded in 2013, the San Jose, California-based company has raised more than $23 million in venture funding from leading investors such as DN Capital, USAA and SAP’s Hasso Plattner Ventures.


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Media Contact for Robin Systems
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