These are the 25 companies that, in the view of ASPnews, are the most influential software or infrastructure providers for the ASP, Web Services and Utility Computing industries. For inclusion, companies must meet the following criteria:
Have a substantial and active customer base of providers
Be active in their support and promotion of network-based applications and services
Invest in innovation in the online delivery of software-based services
Be recognized as a leader by others within the industry
What do you think of our choices? What ASP providers and enablers are missing that deserve to be here? And what companies do you think made that list that shouldn’t have? Critique our selections — or make your own list — in the ASP Discussion Forums.