2 August 2013

Spotlight Article

Microsoft New Zealand Partner Award Winners

Congratulations to all Winners and Finalists for the Microsoft New Zealand Partner Awards (2012 year, Announced May 2013).

The Microsoft Partner Awards represent the pinnacle of IT industry awards in New Zealand and are the main avenue through which Microsoft recognises its channel partners. The awards celebrate the exemplary work that Microsoft partners do in making customers lives easier through the implementation of Microsoft Solutions.

 

Country Partner of the Year

Datacom

 

Solution Awards

 

Business Intelligence Partner of the Year: 

WINNER: Altis Consulting
FINALISTS: Montage, Theta Systems, Datacom

 

Collaboration and Content Partner of the Year: 

WINNER: Provoke
FINALISTS: Enlighten Designs, Information Leadership

 

Communications Partner of the Year:
JOINT WINNERS: Gen-i,   Hewlett Packard
FINALISTS: Dimension Data, Softsource Ltd

 

Customer Relationship Management Partner of the Year:
WINNER: Datacom
FINALISTS: P&L Limited, Magnetism Solutions

 

Devices and Deployment (Desktop) Partner of the Year: 
WINNER: Gen-i 
FINALISTS: Computer Concepts Limited

 

Enterprise Resource Planning Partner of the Year:
WINNER: Intergen
FINALISTS: none

 

Management & Virtualisation Partner of the Year:
WINNER: Dimension Data
FINALISTS: Computer Concepts LimitedDatacom

 

Server Platform Partner of the Year: 
WINNER: Dimension Data
FINALISTS: none

 

Windows 8 App Developer Partner of the Year:
WINNER: NV Interactive

FINALISTS: Datacom, Marker Metro 

 

Partner Awards


Cloud Partner of the Year
WINNER: PC Media
FINALISTS: Datacom, Provoke Solutions

 

Distributor of the Year
WINNER: Express Data 
FINALISTS: NewLease

 

Small Business Partner of the Year
JOINT WINNERS: Kinetics Group, Softsource Ltd 
FINALISTS: Origin IT

 

Training Solutions Partner of the Year
WINNER: Auldhouse Training
FINALISTS: ACE Computer Training, Kinetics Group

 

Volume Licensing Partner of the Year
WINNER: Fujitsu NZ
FINALISTS: Gen-iBusiness Mechanix

 

Supreme Awards


Innovative Technology for Good Citizenship Partner of the Year:
WINNER: Dimension Data
FINALISTS: Magnetism Solutions, NV Interactive

 

Start-Up Partner of the Year:
WINNER: The Full Suite
FINALISTS: Virsae, P&L Limited

 

Individual Awards


Partners Choice CIO of the Year:
WINNER: Neville Richardson from Sealord Group – nominated by Datacom

Solutions Architect of the Year:
WINNER: David McFarlane-Smith from Gen-i