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​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Firestarter finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Firestarter finalists

Blog posts   •   Jan 05, 2015 16:00 GMT

For our final blogpost, Tech Trailblazers bring you the first ever Firestarter shortlist – specifically designed for all category startups 2 years and younger and below Series A funding. The award acknowledges great early stage startups yet to secure VC funding, rewarding the younger players for their innovative business concepts in the different tech categories…

The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Virtualization finalists

The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Virtualization finalists

Blog posts   •   Jan 04, 2015 16:00 GMT

​For our penultimate Trailblazing post, we shine a light on this year’s Virtualization shortlist. According to research by reportsnreports.com, the SDN, NFV and network virtualization market will account for nearly $10 Billion in 2015 alone, with estimated further growth at a CAGR of 37% over the next 5 years.

The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Storage finalists

The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Storage finalists

Blog posts   •   Jan 02, 2015 16:00 GMT

Research from Statista sees the global storage market reaching $30.3bn in 2015, nearly a $7bn increase from 2012 figures. Storage continues to be a popular category for The Tech Trailblazers - we see a mix of storage entrants, and the judges have handpicked the crème de la crème for you to choose between…

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Security finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Security finalists

Blog posts   •   Jan 01, 2015 16:00 GMT

Today we bring you the budding security startups, all hoping to be crowned the Security Trailblazer. Want to help determine this year’s winner? Make your mark at http://www.techtrailblazers.com/security-shortlist/ after a peek at the current infosecurity startup gems…

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Networking finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Networking finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 31, 2014 16:00 GMT

As 2014 comes to a close, we take a look at the Networking category, with startups from Belgium, the UK and USA that look set to blaze a trail in networking in 2015…

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Mobile finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Mobile finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 30, 2014 16:00 GMT

According to research by MarketsandMarkets, the global Enterprise Mobility Market will be worth $7670.4 Million by 2016. This year has seen a variety of mobile innovations, so let’s take a look at our mobile innovation leader board…

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: IoT finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: IoT finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 29, 2014 16:00 GMT

Another newcomer category, the theme of the Internet of Things has arguably been the buzzword of 2014, with future market predictions grabbing the headlines. Many predict great things for the IoT industry by 2020, with Communication Technology’s research indicating the Internet of Things Technology & Application market will be worth $1423.09 billion by 2020...

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: FinTech finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: FinTech finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 28, 2014 16:00 GMT

Earlier this year, we were delighted to announce the new category of FinTech, considering innovative new technology’s role as an increasingly vital cog in the financial ecosystem. According to Accenture, global investment in FinTech ventures has more than tripled in recent years – from under $930 million in 2008 to more than $2.97 billion in 2013.

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Emerging Markets finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Emerging Markets finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 27, 2014 16:00 GMT

Today we bring to you a slightly different shortlist, with a mix of IT categories: the Emerging Markets finalists. These are startups from the BRICs region (Brazil, Russia, India and China) and other emerging geographies who’d entered the different tech categories. Such startups were put forward for this category to gain recognition for their innovation as a startup in a developing market.

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Cloud finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Cloud finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 26, 2014 16:00 GMT

For our second seasonal roundup of Trailblazing startup news, we introduce to you the Cloud Trailblazers!

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Big Data finalists

​The 12 Trailblazing days of Christmas: Big Data finalists

Blog posts   •   Dec 25, 2014 16:00 GMT

In the Christmas spirit, the Tech Trailblazers Awards rustle up 12 days of jolly startup goodness for you, taking a closer look at this year’s enterprise IT finalists. For our first post, we shine the spotlight on the third edition Big Data category shortlist…

Want tips on writing your winning awards submission? Join Tech Trailblazers Awards Head Judge Stephen O’Donnell at techUK on 10th July

Want tips on writing your winning awards submission? Join Tech Trailblazers Awards Head Judge Stephen O’Donnell at techUK on 10th July

Blog posts   •   Jun 20, 2014 12:25 GMT

Don’t miss upcoming techUK event with the Tech Trailblazers Awards & judge Stephen O’Donnell, to maximise your awards success…