RealVNC joins the Deloitte Fast 50


The Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 ranks RealVNC the fastest growing software company in Cambridge.

9th November 2012: Innovative remote access technology company RealVNC has been ranked in the Deloitte UKTechnology Fast 50, which recognises the fastest growing technology companies in the UK. Now in its fifteenth year, the Fast 50 is based on percentage revenue growth over the last five years, ranking RealVNC as the fastest growing software company in Cambridge.

“The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 gives great profile to technology companies and is internationally recognised as being one of the most important business awards in the sector,” said David Halstead, Lead Partner, Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 and Technology Fast 500 EMEA Programmes.

RealVNC provides powerful VNC® remote access software for desktop and mobile platforms enabling users to access and fully control one device from another, anywhere in the world. With half a billion copies of the software worldwide, it is used by individuals, Fortune 500 companies, governments and in education. An extensive range of applications includes IT support and maintenance, remote working and training across classrooms, offices or continents.

RealVNC also collaborates with leading players in the technology industry, including Intel that integrates VNC on its chips for PCs and laptops; and Google, to supply technology and expertise to enable remote access functionality from its Chrome products. RealVNC is also at the forefront of innovation in the automotive industry, where it is the standard for integrating smartphones with in-vehicle infotainment systems.

“RealVNC has not only has been profitable from day one, but has demonstrated stellar growth that puts it in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50. To achieve this without external investment is extraordinary, and demonstrates world-class innovation in both engineering and business. Yet another Cambridge success story!” Dr Julian Huppert, MP for Cambridge.

RealVNC’s commitment to engineering excellence and success in overseas markets – with 90% of sales outside the UK – was also recognised last year with a unique double Queen’s Awards for Enterprise for Innovation and International Trade.

“We have kept the technology simple and to the point. The clever thing has been making sure that it is portable to new platforms and new applications. We are still creating new markets for our technology in automotive and home entertainment, with many others in the pipeline,” said Dr Andy Harter, CEO at RealVNC and the person originally responsible for VNC. “To be included in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50 and to be ranked the fastest growing software company in Cambridge is a great achievement that recognizes the contributions made over a prolonged period by
everyone connected with RealVNC.”


About RealVNC

RealVNC’s software is used by hundreds of millions of people worldwide in every sector of industry, government and education. VNC is the original remote access software with a wide range of applications. The technology supports an unrivalled mix of desktop and mobile platforms and can be embedded in third-party products with a commercial license. RealVNC is a core member of the Car Connectivity Consortium supporting the MirrorLink specification, which uses VNC technology.

VNC is a registered trademark of RealVNC Ltd. in the U.S. and in other countries.



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RealVNC was founded in 2002 by the original developers of VNC to promote, enhance and commercialize VNC.