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Darien, CT (January 29, 2009) -, a division of Jupitermedia Corporation (Nasdaq: JUPM), today announced that the readers of (, a leading online information resource designed specifically for Internet and IT professionals dedicated to providing technology solutions for small businesses, have chosen the winners for the 2009 Excellence in Technology Awards.

"The economy continues to make business operations a challenge for companies of all sizes, but small businesses, in particular, need to get the most for their technology dollar," said Dan Muse, senior executive editor at "The winners of the Small Business Computing 2009 Excellence in Technology Awards are proven products that have been field-tested by the toughest of critics -- small business owners and managers."

The winners by category are as follows:


  • Desktop PC - Winner: Mac Pro (Apple); Runner-up: Dell Vostro 220 Mini Tower
  • Notebook PC - Winner: Lenovo SL ThinkPad SL300; Runner-up: HP EliteBook 6930; Runner-up: Dell Inspiron Mini 9
  • Printer - Winner: HP Color LaserJet CP1215; Runner-up: HP Color LaserJet CP1518ni
  • Multifunction Device - Winner: HP Officejet Pro L7590 All-in-One; Runner-up: HP OfficeJet J6480 All-in-One Printer
  • Mobile Device - Winner: iPhone 3G (Apple); Runner-up: BlackBerry Bold (Research in Motion)
  • Desktop Storage - Winner: Maxtor BlackArmor; Runner-up: Iomega Rev 120GB Backup Drive
  • Network Storage - Winner: Netgear ReadyNAS Duo RND2150 (500 GB); Runner-up: Iomega StorCenter ix2
  • Servers - Winner: Dell PowerEdge T300; Runner-up: Apple Xserve


  • Productivity - Winner: Adobe Creative Suite 4; Runner-up: Google Apps Premier Edition
  • Accounting/Finance - Winner: Intuit QuickBooks Premier 2009; Runner-up: Business Plan Pro 2008 (Palo Alto Software); Runner-up: Freshbooks
  • Sales/Customer Management - Winner: ACT by Sage 2009; Runner-up: Microsoft Outlook 2007 with Business Contact Manager; Runner-up: SugarCRM
  • Collaboration/Communication - Winner: Adobe Acrobat 9; Runner-up: Google Apps Team Edition; Runner-up: Zimbra Collaboration Suite (Yahoo)
  • VoIP - Winner: Junction Networks OnSIP; Runner-up: Microsoft Response Point


  • Security - Winner: Norton Internet Security 2009 (Symantec); Runner-up: Norton AntiVirus 2009 (Symantec)
  • Backup and Recovery - Winner: MozyPro; Runner-up: Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery 8


  • Free Ecommerce Tool - Winner: Google Analytics; Runner-up: Widgetbox
  • Online Marketing - Winner: Google AdWords; Runner-up: Clickable Pro for Advertisers
  • Merchandising Tool - Winner: PowerReviews; Runner-up: Bazaarvoice
  • E-commerce Storefront - Winner: SearchFit; Runner-up: Volusion Gold Plan
  • Alternative - Winner: Bonanzle; Runner-up: Ecrater

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