VAI Named a Finalist in 2019-20 Cloud Awards for the Best Cloud HR, Payroll, or ERP Solution Category

December 17, 2019

Ronkonkoma, N.Y. – 17 December 2019 – VAI, a leading ERP software developer and author of S2K Enterprise, S2K Enterprise for Food, and S2K Pharmaceutical, is a finalist for “Best Cloud HR, Payroll, or ERP Solution” in the international Cloud Computing Awards program, The Cloud Awards.

Since 2011, The Cloud Awards have championed excellence and innovation in cloud computing. Entries are accepted throughout the globe and across multiple industry sectors.

“It is an honor to be internationally recognized by the Cloud Awards for our commitment to helping S2K customers achieve business success with VAI Cloud,” said Kevin Beasley, CIO at VAI. “We understand the unique needs of businesses to compete in today’s rapidly evolving industry, which is why we’ve continued to lead the way in innovation and provide a cloud-based ERP solution that helps our customers grow and scale with their successes.”

VAI Cloud is a fully integrated ERP solution that enables customers to scale efficiently and operate their businesses from the back office, to the shop floor, to the mobile workforce. Included with VAI Cloud deployments is automated monitoring and high-availability/disaster recovery (HA/DR). VAI Cloud protects valuable business data and give customers full visibility into their operations. By providing automated monitoring and alert services, customers can focus on strategic business goals – putting their trust in the VAI team to ensure the cloud is running smoothly and staying up to date on all security measures.

VAI Cloud can be implemented with VAI’s specific ERP solutions for hard goods, food, and pharmaceutical companies to address key industry requirements and regulations. Over the past decade, VAI has helped its ERP customers successfully migrate to the VAI Cloud, allowing these organizations to leverage new business applications and consistently drive bottom-line results.

“The Cloud Awards team already had a near-impossible task sorting the exceptional from the excellent and the bleeding-edge from the cutting-edge,” said James Williams, head of operations for the Cloud Awards. “Simply, VAI has recognized the importance of adopting and pioneering leading cloud technologies in order to deliver outstanding client success, which is why they’re a deserving finalist in the Cloud Awards program.”

Final winners will be announced on Thursday, January 30. To see the full shortlist, visit

About the Cloud Awards

The Cloud Awards is an international program which recognizes and honors industry leaders, innovators and organizational transformation in cloud computing. The awards are open to large, small, established and start-up organizations from across the entire globe, with an aim to find and celebrate the pioneers who will shape the future of the Cloud as we move into 2020 and beyond. The Cloud Awards currently offers two awards programs, the Cloud Computing Awards and the Software-as-a-Service Awards.

Categories for the Cloud Computing Awards include Most Promising Start-Up, Best SaaS, and “Best in Mobile” Cloud Solution. Finalists were selected by a judging panel of international industry experts. For more information about the Cloud Awards, please visit

About VAI Cloud, LLC

VAI Cloud, LLC, a subsidiary of VAI, is a leading cloud provider for Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) deployment of VAI’s Software Suite. VAI Cloud enables businesses to have a disaster recovery plan and high availability in place without all of the complexities and expense. VAI Cloud infrastructure spans multiple data centers with full synchronization between redundant systems. Customers in VAI Cloud can add additional resources and updates are done without the need for downtime. VAI Cloud is headquartered in Ronkonkoma, NY with data centers located throughout the country. For more information, visit

VAI Cloud, LLC is a subsidiary of VAI. For more information about VAI, visit:

Cloud Awards Contact:
James Williams – Operations

For more information, please contact:

Diane Dady
Bridget Devine
Walker Sands Communications