Workato Selected by CRN as a 2016 Emerging Vendor

Cupertino, CA, July 20, 2016 – Workato, a leading enterprise-class integration and automation service, announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has selected it for its exclusive 2016 list of Emerging Vendors. This annual list recognizes recently founded, up-and-coming technology suppliers who are shaping the future of the IT channel through unique technological innovations. Being recognized as an Emerging Vendor is evidence of how Workato’s enterprise-class platform is helping businesses automate their business processes and workflows by integrating their cloud and on-premise applications with no coding.

“Workato’s mission is to make enterprise-class integrations accessible to all digital workers. Businesses shouldn’t have to chose between simplistic integration tools that are limited but easy to use and complex, enterprise integration platforms. CRN’s recognition of Workato as a 2016 Emerging Vendor is a great honor that our entire community can take pride in,” said Vijay Tella, CEO of Workato. “Our robust network of customers and partners are helping businesses become more agile by building and sharing their automation recipes to meet the customized business needs of thousands of companies.”

Workato solves the biggest problem in enterprise – app silos. The average enterprise uses more than 600 cloud apps, requiring massive manpower to integrate. With Workato’s work automation, data can be synced and business processes can be automated across apps of all kinds, leading to huge increases in productivity and transparency. More than 13,000 businesses, ranging from Fortune 500 companies to family-owned, small businesses, have deployed Workato in their organizations quickly and easily. Additionally, the Workato platform now has more than 100,000 community create work automation recipes for use by anyone. These recipes, a set of tasks that can perform even the most complex enterprise workflows and cloud integrations, can be used by any company to automate business functions, save time,  remain competitive and grow efficiently.

“The select group of companies on our Emerging Vendors list have already made a name for themselves in their short time in the IT community, introducing leading-edge technologies with the potential to transform their segments of the IT market,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “These tech suppliers are quickly making their mark on the industry and are the ones solution providers should watch in 2016.”

The Emerging Vendors list will be featured in the August 2016 issue of CRN and online at

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