Stratus ztC™ Edge Named 2020 Product of the Year by Control Engineering China Magazine

Zero-touch Edge Computing platform earns 2020 Product of the Year Award for Industrial Software and Cloud Platform (年度最佳产品) at annual Global Automation and Manufacturing Summit

Shanghai, China. — September, 16th 2020 — Stratus Technologies, a global leader in simplified, protected, autonomous Edge Computing platforms, was awarded 2020 Product of the Year for “Industrial Software and Cloud Platform” for Stratus ztC™ Edge by Control Engineering China (CEC). The Edge platform was recognized at the publications’ 2020 Global Automation and Manufacturing Summit.

The CEC Best Product Award is one of the most authoritative annual new product selection activities in industrial control, automation, and instrumentation in China. Products are evaluated based on four criteria — technological innovation, market influence, user-friendliness and product-related services — with the winner selected by vote of the editorial board and readers.

Control Engineering China has been a trusted source of industry information and technology trends for many years and receiving the 2020 Product of the Year award for ztC Edge places us in an elite group of solutions,” said Edward Chow, Vice President, APAC Sales and Services, Stratus. “Most importantly, the award reflects the demand for Edge Computing platforms, the value they deliver, and our customers who trust ztC Edge to secure the performance and availability of their business-critical applications. We expect Stratus’ Edge Computing platforms to continue to enable step changes for our customers in their digital transformation journeys.”

“The CEC Product of The Year award is given to leading manufacturers in the field of industrial automation who aim to produce innovative technology for users in the Chinese market. Congratulations to Product of the Year award winners,” said Mr. Stone Shi, the Executive Editor-in-chief of Control Engineering China.

ztC Edge Redefining the Edge

Stratus ztC Edge is a secure, rugged, highly automated Edge Computing platform enabling operational and technology professionals to unlock Industry 4.0 opportunities for digital factories, smart infrastructure, and smart cities. Purpose-built for operational environments while meeting standard IT performance and security requirements, ztC Edge is simple to deploy, protected from interruptions and threats, and operates autonomously.

In addition to the CEC Product of the Year Award, Stratus ztC Edge has been recognized by other leading industry publications – and their readers – including as a finalist for Oil & Gas Engineering and Hydrocarbon Processing awards.

About Stratus

For leaders digitally transforming their operations in order to drive predictable, peak performance with minimal risk, Stratus ensures the continuous availability of business-critical applications by delivering zero-touch Edge Computing platforms that are simple to deploy and maintain, protected from interruptions and threats, and autonomous. For 40 years, we have provided reliable and redundant zero-touch computing, enabling global Fortune 500 companies and small-to-medium sized businesses to securely and remotely turn data into actionable intelligence at the Edge, cloud and data center – driving uptime and efficiency. For more information, please visit or follow on Twitter @StratusAlwaysOn and LinkedIn @StratusTechnologies.