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FrontRange Receives TMC’s CUSTOMER Magazine’s 2014 Product of the Year Award

FrontRange, the Hybrid IT software company, announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named HEAT Hybrid IT as a CUSTOMER 2014 Product of the Year Award winner.

HEAT Hybrid is the first Service Management solution that incorporates both on-premise and cloud applications on a unified code base. This unified platform delivers a complete service management solution from a single vendor, on a single platform, that gives customers the flexibility to choose between utilizing cloud or on-premise deployment options—or a combination of the two—to support their business needs.

Key benefits of HEAT Hybrid IT:

  • Maximizes operational efficiencies by reducing service desk call volume by up to 80% and time spent on application deployment by up to 95%.
  • Reduces IT costs by reducing downtime due to unplanned or unapproved changes by up to 75% and reducing total cost of ownership (TCO) costs by up to 70%.
  • Improves service quality and compliance by reducing the number of status calls received by up to 80% and reducing troubleshooting efforts by up to 85%.

“FrontRange is pleased to receive CUSTOMER magazine’s Product of the Year award for a second straight year,” said Kevin J. Smith, Vice President and General Manager, Cloud Business Unit, FrontRange. “We are dedicated to continuing our track record of innovation and delivering some of the most advanced ITSM products in the market.”

“On behalf of both TMC and CUSTOMER magazine, it is my pleasure to honor FrontRange with a 2014 Product of the Year Award,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC. “Its HEAT Hybrid ITSM solution has proven deserving of this elite status and I look forward to continued innovation from FrontRange in 2014 and beyond.”

The 16th Annual Product of the Year Award winners are published in the January/February 2014 issue of CUSTOMER magazine,

For more information about the CUSTOMER 2014 Product of the Year Awards or any of the TMC media properties, please visit

About FrontRange

FrontRange is a leading provider of Hybrid IT software solutions for organizations of all sizes. With our suite of HEAT applications, FrontRange is the only company in the world that provides, from a single platform, Service Management and Client Management software on-premise and in the cloud. HEAT manages millions of service interactions and millions of devices every day for more than 15,000 leading organizations around the world. Our customers deliver world-class service while maximizing operational efficiencies with reduced cost and complexity. FrontRange is headquartered in Milpitas, Calif. and can be found at


TMC’s CUSTOMER magazine premiered in September 2012 and is the industry’s new, definitive source for news, product information, and strategies for communications that engage customers and potential customers. Each issue of CUSTOMER includes news and insights on the latest developments in agent training, analytics, ERP, IVR, social CRM solutions, mobile apps, workforce management and more. Please visit for more information.

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony. TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Cloud4SMB Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 - HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; Mobile Payment Conference; Software Telco Congress; Super Wi-Fi Summit - The Global Spectrum Sharing and TV White Space Event; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo III; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo II, WebRTC Conference & Expo IV; and more.

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