CAMBRIDGE, UK, 21 March 2007 - Zeus Technology today announced that it has won Product of the Year 2007 from the Cambridge Computer Lab Ring Hall of Fame Awards for its groundbreaking virtual traffic management solution ZXTM Virtual Appliance (ZXTM VA).

The Hall of Fame Awards were established by the Ring, which is the Cambridge University Computer Laboratory Graduate Association, to celebrate the success of companies founded by Computer Laboratory graduates. In winning Product of the Year, Zeus joins 148 companies that have now been catalogued in the Ring Hall of Fame.

Stephen Allott, a member of the Governing Council Member of the Ring, states: “Competition for the Product of the Year Award this year was tough, with extremely strong products from companies including XenSource, Datanomic and Codian making the shortlist. But in the end, the judges were impressed that Zeus Technology identified an opportunity in the emerging virtualisation market and developed an innovative and unique product that has generated significant industry interest.”

Damian Reeves is the founder and CTO of Zeus Technology and a graduate of the University of Cambridge. He states: “Cambridge has long been recognized for fostering some of the industry’s most innovative technologies and companies. Zeus Technology is extremely proud of its heritage and association with the University, and it is an honor to receive this recognition from the Cambridge Computer Lab Ring."

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About Cambridge Computer Lab Ring
Cambridge Computer Lab Ring is a not-for-profit independent members' association that campaigns on behalf of Cambridge computer scientists to build the Cambridge community in computing. It was launched in October 2002 to provide computer laboratory graduates with a lifetime benefit from their Cambridge degree, and now has a membership of over 400. For more information see or contact Jan Samols, Director General on 01223-763585.

About Zeus Technology
With over ten years’ industry experience, Zeus Technology develops application traffic management software, dramatically improving network and web-enabled applications making them run faster, more reliably, more securely and making them easier to manage.

The Zeus solutions enable organizations to intelligently manage their applications, streamline operations and provide a seamless end-user experience.

As the only pure software traffic management solution, the Zeus products are flexible whatever your deployment environment; a purpose-built Zeus appliance, standard servers, blades, or even virtualized environments.

Zeus holds strategic partnerships with world-class companies such as AMD, Egenera, HP, IBM, Intel, Sun Microsystems, Qualcomm and VMware. Zeus powers over 1 million sites across the world and provides web infrastructure solutions to over 800 customers including, BT, China Telecom,, NASA, PLAY.COM, Federal Railroads Administration, ifs School of Finance, STA Travel, Strategic Command, VNU, and Virgin Holidays.

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Published on: 12:00AM on 21st March 2007