Channels ▼
RSS

Jolt Awards

Jolt Awards: An Overview



Software development has grown from an elite set of tools that everyone knew about and used, to today's prolific industry awash with hundreds of products that morph and evolve with such swiftness and complexity that it is virtually impossible for developers to keep up with the changing market. Which products should they continue to use? Which upgrades and new versions are worthwhile? Which new tools' performance and usability far outstrip their competitors? What is the new killer app?

Enter the Jolt Product Excellence Awards: We recognize the most innovative, trend-making, ahead-of-the-curve products. From mobile phones to massive data centers, open source or proprietary, Jolt Award winners are the software products, books and technologies that developers should be using today.

The Jolt Award judges are recognized as forward-looking gurus, who provide insight into the latest and most promising industry trends. They define which software development products are ahead of the curve. They honor products that are universally useful, that are simple, yet rich in functionality, or that redefine their product space. Entering the Jolt Awards provides the opportunity for your product to be recognized by the judges and honored with a prestigious industry award.

Jolt Awards are granted monthly in these Categories. For a line up of which Product Categoryand when, check out the Award Schedule. Finally, remember that developers, vendors, and judges can nominate their favority tools. For details, check out the Nomination Process.

Become a Jolt Product Excellence or Productivity Award winner, and you'll receive the "Oscar" of our industry -- plus, all the bragging rights that your product deserves.

For more information about the Jolt Awards, contact:

Jonathan Erickson
joltawards@drdobbs.com.


Related Reading


More Insights






Currently we allow the following HTML tags in comments:

Single tags

These tags can be used alone and don't need an ending tag.

<br> Defines a single line break

<hr> Defines a horizontal line

Matching tags

These require an ending tag - e.g. <i>italic text</i>

<a> Defines an anchor

<b> Defines bold text

<big> Defines big text

<blockquote> Defines a long quotation

<caption> Defines a table caption

<cite> Defines a citation

<code> Defines computer code text

<em> Defines emphasized text

<fieldset> Defines a border around elements in a form

<h1> This is heading 1

<h2> This is heading 2

<h3> This is heading 3

<h4> This is heading 4

<h5> This is heading 5

<h6> This is heading 6

<i> Defines italic text

<p> Defines a paragraph

<pre> Defines preformatted text

<q> Defines a short quotation

<samp> Defines sample computer code text

<small> Defines small text

<span> Defines a section in a document

<s> Defines strikethrough text

<strike> Defines strikethrough text

<strong> Defines strong text

<sub> Defines subscripted text

<sup> Defines superscripted text

<u> Defines underlined text

Dr. Dobb's encourages readers to engage in spirited, healthy debate, including taking us to task. However, Dr. Dobb's moderates all comments posted to our site, and reserves the right to modify or remove any content that it determines to be derogatory, offensive, inflammatory, vulgar, irrelevant/off-topic, racist or obvious marketing or spam. Dr. Dobb's further reserves the right to disable the profile of any commenter participating in said activities.

 
Disqus Tips To upload an avatar photo, first complete your Disqus profile. | View the list of supported HTML tags you can use to style comments. | Please read our commenting policy.
 

Jolt Awards Video