Microsoft has recently declared the finalists and winners of its 2010 MPYA (Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards), offering dignity and honour to the Microsoft Certified, Registered and Gold Certified partners for their role in exemplary delivery of answers to the valued customers in the past year.
According to Microsoft’s statement announced on Wednesday, the finalists and winners were selected from nomination from all over the world and will be identified and recognized on July 12 to 15 at Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference will be held in Washington D.C.
It’s incredible and amazing to witness such a level of experience and expertise our leading partners constantly show while creating and delivering innovating services and solutions to develop and grow the business, meet changing customers’ requirements and bring cost down, Allison Watson- Microsoft Worldwide Partner Group corporate vice president said on the subject of Partner Award Finalists and Winners.
This is an interesting point that95% of Microsoft’s annual revenue of $60 billions is generated by its global partners network as they have the potential of playing a critical role in delivering Microsoft solutions worldwide.
The main winners and finalists taking top positions were hosted IT provider Outsourcery and UK independent communications in the category of Hosting Solutions Partners of the Year.
In United Kingdom, over 90% of trades and businesses utilize some type of Microsoft technology. After Microsoft focused on improving quality of service offered by its leading partners, levels of investment and core competencies, the standards and measurements of companies qualifying for the joint venture is getting tough and higher than before. Moreover, most of United Kingdom’s companies working in all sectors depend on hosted solutions.
In getting this respected award over a global field of competitive Microsoft partners, it is clear that Outsourcery has proved that it is the best way of providing advanced integrated product offerings.
According to Piers Linney-Outsourcery joint chief executive officer-he strongly believe that coming time is truly cloud computing and the company will keep offering innovative ideas and software, plus creative service solutions that will increase the customers’ value. He also added that in the beginning they started as only one in the market but after successfully meeting customers’ needs and requirements, we are recognized as Microsoft’s Hosting Solutions Partner of the Year. He said that it was possible because we were determined to provide solutions with the help of material investment and now we are able to reduce costs and in future will be more and more productive, ultimately more profitable and more efficient than others.
The unique category of hosting solutions has been a very clear and well-identified Partner of the Year award and to make the process more transparent Microsoft has incorporated a new type of categories based on region and country. This is the first time that Microsoft included the category of Microsoft Country Partner of the Year, which helps find out partners on country level which has exhibited excellent business and long lasting business relationships offering Microsoft solutions.