StrongLink honoured as GOLD STEVIE® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®

May 15, 2019

StrongLink, the flagship product of StrongBox Data Solutions, was named was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Asset Management category in The 17th Annual American Business Awards® today.

Recognised in the New Product category, StrongLink was described by one of the judges as “A revolutionary product, and a great solution to address the unique problems in heterogeneous storage environments.”

The American Business Awards are the U.S.A.’s premier business awards program, with more than 3,800 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 11.

StrongBox Data’s flagship product, StrongLink, is a software solution that simplifies and reduces the cost of managing multi-vendor storage environments. StrongLink provides multi-protocol access across any file system, object storage, tape and cloud in a global namespace. Users maintain a constant view of files regardless of where the file is stored, which maximises their storage environment for performance and cost. StrongLink aggregates metadata to drive its policy engines for workflow automation, storage resource optimisation, metadata management, data life cycle, copy management, audit trails and business continuity.

“Our mission at StrongBox Data is to simplify and automate management of data assets and storage resources. We address the unique problems that come from multi-vendor storage environments to remove the complexity from data migrations, technology refreshes, and archiving.” said Floyd Christofferson, CEO of StrongBox Data. “We are honoured that StrongLink was recognised by the American Business Awards in this New Product category. ”

More than 200 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“The nominations submitted to The 2019 American Business Awards were outstanding.  They illustrate the continued vibrancy of innovation and high level of achievement across the American economic landscape” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2019 Stevie winners are available at

StrongBox Data is the leader in autonomous data management, servicing the world’s most demanding data environments since 2008. The largest enterprises across 17 industries have chosen StrongBox Data to reduce costs as well as to protect and simplify data management.