• Eco4Cloud Wins Prestigious 2013 Bully Award

Eco4Cloud honoured as a leading European TMT company

BARCELONA and Cosenza, Italy – 09 October 2013 – Eco4Cloud, a Software Solution for Energy Saving and Computational Efficiency of Data Centers, was announced today as a Young Bulls winner of the 2013Bully Award honouring Europe’s leading technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) companies as presented by White Bull Summits, champions of European innovation.

A total of 60 European companies were named as finalists for the 2013 Bully Award, and the deserving winners were selected from a pool of entries that included hundreds of nominated European TMT companies.

The winners fall into three categories:

  • Yearlings: firms that seek or have received angel/seed rounds or equivalent; classic startups
  • Young Bulls: firms that seek or have received Series A financing; early stage companies
  • Longhorns: post Series A firms; growth stage companies

 The Bully Award winners were selected for innovation and values of excellence in the TMT sector. They have been recognized as leaders in their fields, with a bright business proposition and meaningful market strategies, driven by a rich understanding of customer needs and technological solutions

said Farley Duvall, co-founder of White Bull Summits.

 We’re honoured to be named a 2013 Bully Award winner, and to be recognized as one of the leading TMT companies in Europe.

said Roberto Mircoli, CEO of Eco4Cloud.

It’s validating to be named a winner for this prestigious award, and we accept and share it with the entire Eco4Cloud company and community.

The White Bull judges carefully reviewed seed-stage, early-stage and growth-stage companies, and selected the winning companies they believe have demonstrated clear potential for further growth and a high probability for further success.

White Bull has a successful track record in identifying Europe’s leading TMT companies, with over 75% of  finalists receiving significant funding, expansion, or moving on to Exit.

About Eco4Cloud

Eco4Cloud is a spin-off from the Institute for High‑Performance Computing and Networking of Italy’s National Research Council (CNR) which has researched/developed/engineered an innovative and very effective solution to optimize the consolidation of virtual machines and cut 30‑60% the energy bill of highly‑virtualized/large‑scale data centers. The value proposition is compelling and crucially relevant for both business as well as technical audiences, and goes far beyond energy saving alone: monitoring, capacity planning, orchestration optimization, risk monitoring/mitigation.

About White Bull

White Bull’s aim is not simply to produce events. White Bull is here to help companies succeed. Built upon the extensive knowledge and network of its founders and advisors, and in the spirit of the “wily beast” that lives inside all successful businesses, White Bull offers a community that brings together the best and the brightest – Europe’s top technology and media leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, and visionaries. White Bull will respond to the needs and wants of the Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) sector, while providing a forum for ongoing discussion. For more information, please visit White Bull at http://whitebull.com, on Facebook or follow White Bull on Twitter @whitebullsummit.