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GreenBytes Wins 2012 Virtualization Tech Trailblazer Award

Industry Experts and Voting Public Recognize Achievements in Desktop Virtualization

ASHAWAY, RI -- (Marketwire) -- 12/18/12 -- GreenBytes®, Inc., a developer of high-performance, full-featured virtual desktop solutions that uniquely support existing infrastructure investments, today announced that the company has been named as the winning Virtualization Trailblazer in the 2012 Tech Trailblazers Awards. The first-annual Tech Trailblazers Awards, designed to recognize and reward startup innovation in enterprise technology from around the world, announced GreenBytes as the winner in the highly competitive Virtualization category in recognition of the company's IO Offload Engine, a purpose-built, cloud-scale desktop virtualization solution that enables organizations to reliably meet demanding virtualization performance requirements utilizing their existing infrastructure investments.

"GreenBytes is absolutely thrilled to win the top prize in the Virtualization category at the first-annual Tech Trailblazers Awards," said Rick Petrocelli, Founder and Director, GreenBytes. "This recognition further validates our ongoing efforts to pave the way for cloud-scale desktop virtualization adoption, with a clear focus on delivering a full-featured virtual desktop environment that is second to none in performance and end-user experience."

Rose Ross, Chief Trailblazer, said, "On behalf of the international judging panel, I would like to congratulate all the winners of the first-annual Tech Trailblazers Awards. We were truly impressed by the ingenuity shown in the entries, Prezis and YouTube videos. Winners of this year's Tech Trailblazers Awards are some of the most inventive and visionary enterprise tech startups in the world today. I'm sure we will be hearing more from them all in the future."

GreenBytes' purpose-built IO Offload Engine is the industry's only integrated platform to enable vendor-agnostic, cloud-scale virtual desktop deployments. The IO Offload Engine delivers unprecedented enterprise-scale VDI performance to meet the most demanding use cases while enabling organizations to minimize costs, deliver custom per-session settings, all while retaining their existing infrastructure investments.

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Twitter.com/GetGreenBytes
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GreenPower Blog

About GreenBytes, Inc.
GreenBytes, Inc. is a provider of cloud-scale IO-Offload solutions that enable organizations to reliably and cost-effectively meet desktop virtualization performance requirements using their existing architecture. Designed for high availability (HA), high-intensity virtualization environments, GreenBytes solutions are purpose-built to enable rapid and affordable desktop virtualization adoption. GreenBytes was founded in 2007 and is based in Ashaway, Rhode Island, USA. For more information, visit: www.getgreenbytes.com.

About the Tech Trailblazers Awards
Tech Trailblazers is a new concept in awards, designed explicitly for smaller businesses and startups that are less than five years old and at C-series funding or below. The awards have low barriers to entry and prizes that not only recognize startup innovation, but also proactively help startups grow their businesses with exclusive coaching, mentoring and development from VCs and leading CTOs as well as an estimated prize fund worth in excess of $1m. The awards seek to recognize true innovators in enterprise technology and other areas including Big Data, Cloud, Emerging Markets, Mobile Technology, Networking, Security, Storage, Sustainable IT and Virtualization. For more information, visit www.techtrailblazers.com.

GreenBytes and the GreenBytes logo are registered trademarks of GreenBytes, Inc. All other product names and trademarks are the property of their respective firms.

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