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Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards Revealed

Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year AwardsWinners and Finalists of Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards Announced

Redmond-based Microsoft recently announced the winners and finalists of the Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards. The annual awards celebrate top Microsoft partners that are demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology. Award winners and finalists, chosen out of nominations from around the world, will be recognized at the 2015 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference taking place July 12–16, 2015, in Orlando, Fla.

This year, the Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards recognized partners in 43 categories that celebrate each of the core partner competencies, including cloud technology, public sector, citizenship, sales excellence and many more. More than 2,300 entries were collected from 108 different countries worldwide; the award finalists and winners were selected from a group of nominations based on their commitment to customers, their solution’s market impact and exemplary use of Microsoft technologies.

“The Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Award winners and finalists honor our top partners that demonstrate excellence in providing solutions and value to our mutual customers,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft. “This year’s award winners and finalists are among the most innovative our partner ecosystem has to offer. Congratulations to each winner on this incredible achievement.”

Categories, winners and finalists for the Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards appear below. A complete list of the Microsoft 2015 Partner of the Year Awards, including the Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award winners for 2015, is available at https://mspartner.microsoft.com/en/us/Pages/WPC/awards.aspx.

Alliance Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Accenture/Avanade

Global Commercial ISV Alliance Partner of the Year

  • Winner: GE Healthcare

Application Development Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Lieberman Software
  • Finalist: Comping
  • Finalist: Fino Consulting
  • Finalist: Open Text Corporation

Application Integration Partner of the Year

  • Winner: nVisionIT
  • Finalist: Cognizant Technology Solutions
  • Finalist: Fusionex
  • Finalist: Mexia Consulting

Application Lifecycle Management Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Readify
  • Finalist: Centare
  • Finalist: Commentor A/S
  • Finalist: Sogeti Nederland B.V.

Big Data and Analytics Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Neudesic
  • Finalist: Artis Consulting
  • Finalist: Neal Analytics
  • Finalist: Sogeti

Business Intelligence Partner of the Year

  • Winner: BizData
  • Finalist: Allen
  • Finalist: Bismart
  • Finalist: Hitachi Solutions

Cloud Customer Relationship Management Partner of the Year

  • Winner: PowerObjects
  • Finalist: OnDemand4U GmbH
  • Finalist: Sonoma Partners
  • Finalist: Zero2Ten

Cloud Packaged Solutions Partner of the Year

  • Winner: SADA Systems Inc.
  • Finalist: Energy Time
  • Finalist: Syvantis Technologies, Inc.
  • Finalist: Technopolis

Cloud Platform: Application Innovation Partner of the Year

  • Winner: VMob
  • Finalist: Icertis Inc
  • Finalist: Orckestra
  • Finalist: SOLOMO Technology, Inc.

Cloud Platform: Customer Focus Partner of the Year

  • Winner: bluesource
  • Finalist: Beijing Youyun Tianxia Information & Technology Co., Ltd
  • Finalist: Capax Global
  • Finalist: Intergrupo

Cloud Productivity Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Kloud
  • Finalist: Quadrasystems.net (India) Private Limited
  • Finalist: SADA Systems Inc.
  • Finalist: Sulava Oy

Collaboration and Content Partner of the Year

  • Winner: AvePoint, Inc.
  • Finalist: BlueMetal
  • Finalist: BrightStarr
  • Finalist: Content and Code

Communications Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Enabling Technologies Corp.
  • Finalist: Accenture/Avanade
  • Finalist: IComm Australia
  • Finalist: Migesa S.A. de C.V.

Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Accenture/Avanade
  • Finalist: eBECS
  • Finalist: Hitachi Solutions
  • Finalist: mcaConnect, LLC

Data Platform Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Scalability Experts
  • Finalist: Accenture/Avanade
  • Finalist: CommVault
  • Finalist: Noxum GmbH

Devices and Deployment Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Sogeti
  • Finalist: CANCOM GmbH
  • Finalist: Data#3 Limited
  • Finalist: RealDolmen

Digital Advertising Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Advance Digital
  • Finalist: ResourceiT Consulting Ltd

Distributor Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Tech Data Europe
  • Finalist: ALSO Deutschland GmbH
  • Finalist: Computer Gross
  • Finalist: SYNNEX Corporation

Enterprise Mobility Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Oxford Computer Group LLC
  • Finalist: CDW
  • Finalist: Kloud
  • Finalist: Project Leadership Associates

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Partner of the Year

  • Winner: mcaConnect, LLC
  • Finalist: Azzure IT
  • Finalist: Columbus
  • Finalist: Tribridge

Hosting Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Rackspace
  • Finalist: Datapipe
  • Finalist: GoDaddy
  • Finalist: Extrinsica Global

Innovative Technology for Good Citizenship Partner of the Year

  • Winner: alligatortek
  • Finalist: Gap Consulting
  • Finalist: Ignify
  • Finalist: LiveArena

Intelligent Systems Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Harman
  • Finalist: BlueMetal
  • Finalist: NEC Corporation
  • Finalist: VMob

Learning Partner of the Year

  • Winner: QA Limited
  • Finalist: CTU Training Solutions
  • Finalist: Global Knowledge

Messaging Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Convergent Computing (CCO)
  • Finalist: Dell
  • Finalist: Wipro Technologies

Microsoft Dynamics Industry Partner of the Year

  • Winner: UXC Eclipse
  • Finalist: Edgewater Fullscope
  • Finalist: Hitachi Solutions
  • Finalist: VeriPark

Modern Datacenter: Customer Focus Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Dimension Data
  • Winner: Cisco
  • Winner: NetApp
  • Finalist: Hewlett Packard
  • Finalist: Infront Consulting Group (M) Sdn Bhd
  • Finalist: Technology Effect

Modern Datacenter: Hybrid Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Convergent Computing (CCO)
  • Finalist: CDW
  • Finalist: CommVault
  • Finalist: OCSL

OEM Device Partner of the Year

  • Winner: TrekStor GmbH
  • Finalist: Exertis
  • Finalist: Yifang Digital Technology Co., LTD.

Office and SharePoint Application Development Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Nintex
  • Finalist: DocuSign, Inc
  • Finalist: harmon.ie
  • Finalist: K2

Open Source on Azure Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Alter Way
  • Finalist: Chef
  • Finalist: Omega software
  • Finalist: Sela group

Project and Portfolio Management Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Projectum
  • Finalist: Corporate Project Solutions
  • Finalist: Sensei Project Solutions
  • Finalist: TPG The Project Group

Public Sector: CityNext Partner of the Year

  • Winner: LeapThought NZ Ltd
  • Finalist: Atos
  • Finalist: Intervate
  • Finalist: Ireckon

Public Sector: Education Partner of the Year

  • Winner: IAM Cloud
  • Finalist: GeoGebra
  • Finalist: Innofactor Plc
  • Finalist: New Era IT Ltd

Public Sector: Government Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Advanced Digital Systems, Inc. (d/b/a “Mi-Co”)
  • Finalist: Data#3 Limited
  • Finalist: OGD ict-diensten
  • Finalist: Outsourcery

Public Sector: Health Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Rapid Circle
  • Finalist: Caase.com
  • Finalist: Cloud2 Ltd
  • Finalist: SELA Canada

Public Sector: Public Safety and National Security Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Black Marble
  • Finalist: Innofactor Plc
  • Finalist: Intergraph Corporation
  • Finalist: Softec International

Small & Midmarket Cloud Solutions Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Adactit
  • Finalist: Bitscape Infotech Pvt Ltd
  • Finalist: Paradigm Systems Ltd
  • Finalist: TINCORP

Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner of the Year

  • Winner: COMPAREX
  • Finalist: Fritz & Macziol GmbH
  • Finalist: Infraware
  • Finalist: Universal Management Solutions

Volume Licensing Partner of the Year

  • Winner: COMPAREX
  • Finalist: Crayon Group
  • Finalist: SHI International Corp
  • Finalist: Softwareone

Windows 8 Custom App Developer Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Black Marble
  • Finalist: Bluefragments
  • Finalist: Connecting Software
  • Finalist: Marker Metro Limited

YouthSpark Citizenship Partner of the Year

  • Winner: Global Knowledge
  • Finalist: MReady
  • Finalist: InterSoftware
  • Finalist: MReady

About Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference

Microsoft’s Worldwide Partner Conference provides Microsoft’s partner community with access to key marketing and business strategies, leadership, and information regarding specific customer solutions designed to help partners succeed in the marketplace. Along with informative learning opportunities covering sales, marketing, services and technology, the Worldwide Partner Conference is an ideal setting for partners to garner valuable knowledge from their peers and from Microsoft. More information can be found at https://mspartner.microsoft.com/en/us/Pages/WPC/overview.aspx.

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