Mountain View, CA—October 18, 2011  TDA Group, LLC, today announced that leading publishing industry journal FOLIO: Magazine has named IBM Data Management and Dell Power Solutions as finalists for the 2011 Eddie Awards.

IBM Data Management and Dell Power Solutions were each named a finalist in the Business to Business, Technology/Computing/Telecom, Full Issue category. In addition, an IBM Data Management magazine article entitled “Taming Big Data” was selected under the Business to Business, Technology/Computing/Telecom, Single Article category. TDA’s custom publishing division produces both publications—Dell Power Solutions since 2001, IBM Data Management since 2008.

The Eddie Awards are the largest competition in magazine publishing, created to honor excellence and recognize the best editorial and creative teams in magazine publishing. In this year’s annual Eddie Awards competition, FOLIO: Magazine received over 2,000 nominations. Winners will be announced in New York City on November 1, 2011.

According to TDA Group’s president, Paul Gustafson, a triple nomination for these publications is one of the industry’s most gratifying honors.” The Eddies are a great barometer for truly world-class publications,” he says. “It’s good to see these sponsored properties recognized for the quality and leadership they deliver to readers.”

About IBM Data Management Magazine

IBM Data Management magazine is the quarterly print publication for data management professionals, sponsored by IBM. IBM Data Management magazine vividly demonstrates how the smart use of data and information advances broad business success, providing the context that enables data management professionals at all levels to make more informed choices and create innovative, synchronized, agile solutions. The magazine’s clear, in-depth technical advice and hands-on examples show readers how to immediately improve productivity and performance. At the same time, expert commentary clearly articulates how advanced technical capabilities benefit the people and processes throughout an organization. IBM Data Management magazine reaches 75,000 IBM customers and prospects in print and digital formats.

About Dell Power Solutions Magazine

Dell Power Solutions Magazine helps technology professionals Prepare for the Virtual Era with the latest in expert advice, solutions, and technology for enterprise IT. The magazine provides strategic overviews, in-depth technical content, and expert advice exploring comprehensive, best-of-breed solutions that offer a competitive edge—from desktop and mobile computing all the way to the data center, cloud, and beyond. Dell Power Solutions is available in print and in a digital edition. Delivered directly to business customers in over 140 countries, it has a combined print/digital circulation of 450K+ with each quarterly issue, plus over one million Web visits annually.

About TDA Group

Founded in 1987, TDA Group of Mountain View, California, meets the enterprise media needs of its clients through a unique integrated approach to writing, design, and project management. The award-winning firm is known for creating and executing custom publishing initiatives, marketing programs, customer reference campaigns, and product launches. The majority of TDA Group’s clients are Fortune 50 tech companies. For more information about TDA Group, visit www.tdagroup.com or call (650) 919-1200.