may. 10 2013

WhatsUp Gold Wins Gold in Network Management Category of the ‘2013 Hot Companies and Best Award’

Ipswitch Network Management also receives ‘Special Mentions’ As a Hot Company

LEXINGTON, MA – May 10, 2013 – Ipswitch, Inc.’s Network Management Division, developer of the WhatsUp Gold suite of IT management software, announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named WhatsUp Gold (v16.1) a Gold winner in the Network Management Category of the 8th Annual 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards. In addition, the Ipswitch Network Management Division also received ‘Special Mentions’ in the Hot Companies Category. These 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.


WhatsUp Gold v16.1 was well-positioned to be named Gold winner in the Network Management Category as this versionoffers several unique capabilities including wireless network management, Application Performance Monitor,and the unified dashboard. WhatsUp Gold now gives network and application managers the improved control and visibility of their network, servers and applications and the best network management tools to help improve response times and service to users, business owners and customers. 

“This esteemed industry and peer award recognition of WhatsUp Gold by Network Products Guide is a great honor,” said Ennio Carboni, President and General Manager of Ipswitch's Network Management Division. “Our goal is to develop solutions that make our customers’ jobs easier and receiving this award validates that we are on the right track. We will continue to enhance WhatsUp Gold’s exceptional capabilities and user experience (UX) and thank our customers and partners for their support and input on how to make our products better.”


About Network Products Guide Awards

As the 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. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit



About the Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc. 

The Network Management Division of Ipswitch, Inc. is the force behind WhatsUp Gold, the integrated suite of IT management solutions. Over 150,000 networks at large, mid-sized and small enterprises depend on WhatsUp Gold for comprehensive network, system, application and end-user experience monitoring in physical, virtual and wireless infrastructure environments.


For 21 years, Ipswitch has developed easy-to-use and affordable products that help IT managers worldwide improve their ability to provide services that drive business success. Ipswitch is headquartered in Lexington, MA and has offices in Atlanta and Augusta, GA, Madison, WI, and American Fork, UT, as well as international offices in Netherlands and Japan. To learn more about WhatsUp Gold, please visit: WhatsUp® Gold Network Monitoring