iPortalis Control Portal named Most Innovative Enterprise Product of the Year at 2018 UK Cloud Awards

Harrogate, UK, May 18, 2018.  iPortalis, a Cloud Services Broker and Aggregator, has won a major accolade at the fifth annual UK Cloud Awards.

The event, held on 16th May at County Hall in London, is an annual celebration of collective and individual cloud achievements.  It is organised by Cloud Pro and the Cloud Industry Forum.

Competing against a shortlist of the industry’s top cloud products and services, an expert panel of independent judges named the iPortalis Control Portal (iCP)* “Most Innovative Enterprise Product of the Year” for 2018.

“This is fabulous news for the iPortalis team” said Neil May, CEO, iPortalis. “It’s been a landmark year for the company as we’ve vastly extended the functionality of our iCP platform, and wrapped our brokerage, aggregation and powerful billing services around it.  To have our work recognised by such an accomplished and experienced team of industry judges is truly amazing.”

The full list of UK Cloud Awards 2018 winners is:


Security Solution of the Year – Verify by Aspect Software
Storage Solution of the Year – Rubric
Collaboration Solution of the Year – Freshdesk
Business Continuity Solution of the Year – iland Secure DRaaS by iland
Most Innovative Enterprise Product – iPortalis Control Portal
Most Innovative SMB Product – Advanced Voice Services by Natterbox
Unified Communications Product of the Year – Advanced Voice Services by Natterbox
Fintech Solution of the Year – Mambu
Cloud Platform Solution of the Year – Cloud Protection Manager by N2W Software


Best Public Sector Project – Health and Social Care digital meal planning with Kafoodle Kare
Best Private Sector Project (SMB) – Stephen James Group supported by Charterhouse Voice Data
Best Private Sector Project (Enterprise) – Synlab Laboratory Services and Ancoris
Most Innovative Emerging Technology
 Project – Freq by Amido


Best G-Cloud Public Sector Provider – UKCloud Ltd
Best Cloud Service Provider (CSP) – Sesui Ltd
Best Cloud Managed Service Provider (MSP) – Ensono


Cloud Visionary of the Year – Apay Obang-Oyway, Ingram Micro (awarded Honorary CIF Membership)
Cloud Entrepreneur of the Year – Mitchell Feldman, RedPixie

“The UK Cloud Awards have had a fantastic year and it is clear from the quality and number of submissions we received that this is an incredibly exciting time to be in the industry,” said Alex Hilton, CIF CEO.

Paul Franklin, publisher of Cloud Pro and IT Pro, added: “We pride ourselves on the impartiality and thoroughness of our judging process, which we believe is one of the reasons the UK Cloud Awards have struck a chord with the industry. We fully expect to repeat the success of this year’s awards next year, so watch this space!”


* The iPortalis Control Portal is a provisioning and management platform that enables Enterprises to self-manage their ICT portfolios through a single pane of glass, for all users, products, subsidiaries and geographies, and across cloud & on-premise deployments. The iCP is one of the world’s fastest-growing cloud provisioning platforms, used today by multi-nationals and over 90 Service Providers, including Apptix, Tata and NTT. Using the ICP’s in-built Marketplace, Enterprises can purchase new subscription services and assign them to individuals and groups of users. They can then, via the iCP’s powerful integrated billing platform, re-invoice centrally-purchased services to each of their corporate entities – on a single invoice and in their preferred language & currency of choice. The iCP supports 22 languages, any currency, and 54 payment gateways.