This category recognizes innovative and buzz-worthy products that excited judges and conference attendees. The winner is a product that the judges are eager to see in production or think will have a significant effect on IT shops and administrators. Products submitted to this category are not yet generally available, but will ship by the end of 2016.
Winner: Unidesk 4, Unidesk
Judges' remarks: Unidesk completely rebuilt its platform so it works with on-premises platforms and Microsoft Azure. Being able to deploy virtual machines composed of layers to any platform is a unique and valuable feature.
Finalists: RES ONE Security Suite v1, RES; hopTo Work for Citrix, hopTo