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Wind River Named 2014 Confirmit ACE Award Winner for Customer Excellence


  • Marks sixth consecutive year Wind River receives prestigious Confirmit ACE Award.
  • Company earns award for outstanding achievement in global customer support.
  • Award recognizes leaders using customer feedback to increase customer satisfaction and improve business results.


ALAMEDA, Calif. – May 8, 2014 – Wind River®, a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems, today announced that it is a recipient of the 2014 Confirmit ACE (Achievement in Customer Excellence) Award in the area of worldwide customer satisfaction. The company earned the award based on overall satisfaction with Wind River customer support as determined by its global customer base.

The Confirmit ACE Awards program acknowledges outstanding achievement in customer satisfaction, employee satisfaction, and/or partner satisfaction. To qualify for the award, an elite group of Confirmit clients must achieve a combination of customer satisfaction mean scores and top-box rating percentages that are maintained for at least a six-month period between October 1, 2012 and December 31, 2013. Receiving a Confirmit ACE Award demonstrates the recipient’s rigorous application of customer feedback processes and its performance as measured by those processes.

Craig Lewis, senior vice president, worldwide sales at Wind River, commented, "We are honored to have been awarded a Confirmit ACE Award for the sixth consecutive year.  Our customers provide us with the invaluable input that allows us to offer world-class support for our product portfolio, and this recognition is a reflection on our commitment to ensuring they have the best possible experience. The Confirmit ACE Awards program serves as a framework for continuous improvement and is critical to Wind River’s continued success.”

"Wind River is a true leader in customer excellence. Its comprehensive program ensures that customer feedback is fully integrated into the company to improve overall business results,” said Henning Hansen, President and CEO of Confirmit. “We are honored that Wind River relies on Confirmit for its customer experience initiatives, and look forward to continuing to support their program as it continues to evolve.”


About Wind River

Wind River, a wholly owned subsidiary of Intel® Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC), is a world leader in delivering software for intelligent connected systems. The company has been pioneering computing inside embedded devices since 1981, and its technology is found in more than 1 billion products. Wind River offers the industry's most comprehensive embedded software portfolio supported by world-class global professional services and support, and a broad partner ecosystem. Wind River delivers the technology and expertise that enables the innovation and deployment of safe, secure, and reliable intelligent systems. To learn more, visit Wind River at