DatacenterDynamics celebrated the best examples of data center engineering, management and innovation in Brazil at a glittering awards event held on 4th November in Bufett Dell’ Orso, São Paulo. Attended by all Brazil’s leading data center talent, the event was a tremendous success.

The DatacenterDynamics Brazil awards ceremonies are part of a unique international event series that provides worldwide recognition to outstanding individuals, teams and projects. In this complex and competitive market, there are few greater accolades than to be awarded one of these industry ‘Oscars’. And there is no more rigorous judging process: an independent panel of industry experts has carefully considered every contender, and in a lengthy process of discussion and debate decided the winners. Past winners include many of the world’s leading brands, and every shortlisted finalist shares recognition for their exceptional performance and contribution to the industry.

And the winners are…

WINNER [01] Melhor Data Center “Enterprise” SKY Broadcastcenter SKY
WINNER [02] Melhor Provedor de Serviço de Data Center Data Centers ASCENTY… confiabilidade e alta produtividade!!! Ascenty Data Centers e Telecom
WINNER [03] Melhor Projeto para Prestação de Serviço Digital no Setor Público Transmissão de Vídeo e Áudio HD para Copa do Mundo 2014 Telecomunicações Brasileiras S.A - TELEBRAS
WINNER [04] Reconhecimento Especial para Equipe de Data Center do Ano O desafio da Sustentabilidade Operacional em Data Center Telefonica/VIVO
WINNER [05] Melhoria na Eficiência Energética do Data Center Eficiência Energética Em Data Center PRODUBAN
WINNER [06] Melhor Projeto de Transformação em Data Center Transformando um Data Center em ambiente de alta densidade de potência Itaú Unibanco S.A.
WINNER [07] Melhor Projeto Cloud Cloud Computing de Alta Performance, Disponibilidade e Resiliência Sabesp
WINNER [08] Contribuição Excepcional para a Indústria de Data Center Director of Ampler Antonio Carlos Caporazo da Silva

Those who made it to the short list can be proud of getting so far, and even those who didn’t have only a few months before they can try again. Remember - good things come to those who wait.