ESDS Awarded Young IT Professional Award – 2012
ESDS Awarded Young IT Professional Award – 2012, an endorsement for eNlight Cloud!
Nashik 7th February: ESDS Software Solution Pvt. Ltd.has won the prestigious Young IT Professional award for the year 2012 at a competition held at national level by Computer Society of India (CSI-Nashik Chapter). CSI President for Maharashtra & Goa, Mr. Chandrashekhar Sahasrabuddhe handed over the regional award to the ESDS team for their innovative eNlight Cloud Solution. The second prize was bagged by Persistent Systems, Pune for their big data analytics solution.
The annual competition was started in by CSI in 1999 to encourage innovation and excellence in the Information Technology field. The award felicitates outstanding achievements of young IT professionals below the age of 35. The event is an opportunity for engineers, researchers and entrepreneurs from the IT field to showcase their expertise, professional prowess and excellence.
This year, eight teams from leading IT organizations across Maharashtra & Goa participated in the competition held in the campus of Sandip Foundation, Nashik.
ESDS Software Solution Team, comprising of Mr. Rushikesh Jadhav and Mr. Hussain Dahodwala presented their innovation,"eNlight Cloud" which bagged the first award.
According to the developers, "eNlight Cloud" is an innovative cloud computing solution which has features such as Vertical Auto-scaling, High Performance & Pay-per-consume. This patented product has the capability to adjust the amount of CPU and RAM of a server without downtime, which sets it apart from other solutions in the cloud computing industry. The advanced resource predicting algorithm enables cloud servers to constantly give high performance at highly optimized costs.
With this win, the team has qualified for the National round of the competition which will be held on 6th March at PSG College of Technology, Coimbator, Tamilnadu.
Speaking about the achievement, Mr Piyush Somani (MD & CEO, ESDS Software Solution) said, "I congratulate our team on this prestigious win. This award is testimony to the fact that eNlight is a truly path breaking product. We emerged victorious in a competition where some of the best and highly renowned IT organizations in India had participated. This also refutes the misconception that great products can only come out of metro cities. eNlight is a product of innovative thinking, team work, determination and passion. I am confident we will do well at the National level too."
The distinguished panel of judges included Mr. Pradeep Pendse (Dean, IT Welingkar Institute of Management, Mumbai), R.S. Tiwari (Director,School of Computer ScienceYashwantrao Chavan Open University, Nashik), and Mrs. Aarti Dixit (HOD Computer Engineering, Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune)
Each team had 20 minutes to present their innovation, followed by a Q&A round. The other notable teams included Cyber Age Pvt. Ltd, Nashik (Control Panel Management), Netwin Systems, Nashik (Places Near You), Soft Corner, Pune (Project X Social Networking), Icertis, Pune (Cloud Application), Bharat Petroleum Ltd (Wet Stock Management), IIT Bombay (Mobile SIM Card Security).
About ESDS: ESDS is a group of web hosting companies based in India, United Kingdom and United States of America. ESDS fully owns and operates a high specification, carrier-neutral, and fully managed data center in the state of Maharashtra offering Co-location Services, Managed Dedicated Server, Cloud Computing, Hosted Core Banking Solution, ERP implementation and Hosting, Grid Server Hosting, VMware, Virtuozzo, Microsoft Hyper-V Cloud Hosting, Windows Server 2008 and Application Services. ESDS is amongst the leading IT companies in the E-Governance and M-Governance sector. ESDS is an ISO Certified Hosting company, a SAP certified hosting partner and has several awards to its credit.