Published: 5/7/2009

PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA - May 07, 2009 - ComponentOne today announced that Studio for WinForms was named as a Finalist in the Best of Tech•Ed 2009 awards program in the Developer Tools category by Penton Media’s Windows IT Pro® and SQL Server Magazine®.

The Best of Tech•Ed 2009 Awards recognize companies that offer innovative products for the industry. The judges reviewed more than 170 products and services submitted for the contest and chose 35 finalists to be interviewed at the Tech•Ed 2009 IT Pro Conference in Los Angeles, California. Winners will be announced on May 13, 2009, at an evening reception and will be posted on

“Every year selecting finalists from the outstanding pool of highly qualified nominations is challenging, with this year’s submissions being no exception,” said Jeff James, IT Group editor in chief and web content strategist. “Our judging criteria - innovation, strategic importance to the market, competitive advantage and exceptional value to customers - are clearly reflected in ComponentOne’s nominated product, Studio for WinForms.”

ComponentOne Studio for WinForms, commonly known for having the best-selling grids in the market, is a suite of over 60 rich, enterprise-ready .NET components with grids, charts, reports, schedules, and more. Recognized for being fast, lightweight, and professional looking while still being easy to learn and use, Studio for WinForms allows developers to create cutting-edge interfaces and highly sophisticated applications with less code and in less time than ever before.

“Being selected as a Finalist in the Developer Tools category by Windows IT Pro and SQL Server Magazine is an industry distinction,” said Gustavo Eydelsteyn, managing director at ComponentOne. “The high quality and innovation of our products is why developers have chosen ComponentOne as their third party control vendor for over 20 years.”

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ComponentOne is a privately held company headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA. As the leading component vendor in the Microsoft Visual Studio Industry Partner Program, ComponentOne provides a wide range of Visual Studio Components, IDE tools and Web Parts for Microsoft Office SharePoint and Windows SharePoint Services. For more information, visit


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