eTech Solutions Limited today announced it has achieved a Silver application development competency, demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment. To earn a Microsoft silver competency, partners must successfully demonstrate expertise through rigorous exams, culminating in Microsoft certifications. And to ensure the highest quality of services, Microsoft requires customer references for successful implementation and customer satisfaction.
eTech Solutions Limited is the UK’s leading provider of mobile surveying and workflow management software. eTech’s software is developed in-house and delivers a secure, robust and innovative way of working for thousands of users today.
eTech applications provide organisations with consistent and compliant documentation. By streamlining business processes, eTech’s fully integrated suite of solutions enhances productivity and the speed and security of data exchange, proven to help organisations achieve a significant reduction in workload whilst mitigating risk.
“This Microsoft Silver application development competency showcases our expertise in today’s technology market and demonstrates our knowledge of Microsoft and its products,” said Jim Driver, eTech Managing Director. “Our plan is to accelerate our customers’ success by serving as technology advisors for their business demands.”
“By achieving a silver competency, organizations have proven their expertise in specific technology areas, placing them among the top 5 percent of Microsoft partners worldwide,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “When customers look for an IT partner to meet their business challenges, choosing a company that has attained Microsoft Silver Application competencies is a smart move. These are highly qualified professionals with access to Microsoft technical support and product teams.”
Earning the Application Development competency helps partners differentiate themselves as a trusted expert to their customers through development and deployment of commercial or custom applications built using core Microsoft technologies like Windows Server and Windows 8 operating systems, the Windows Azure platform, Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 development system, Microsoft BizTalk Server and emerging cloud-based and web business models. By gaining access to a comprehensive set of benefits through the Application Development competency, partners can acquire new customers and help them be more productive and profitable through deployment of business applications, advanced web portals or rich client user interfaces that run on premises or in the cloud.
The Microsoft Partner Network helps partners strengthen their capabilities to showcase leadership in the marketplace on the latest technology, to better serve customers and, with 640,000 Microsoft partners in their ecosystem, to easily connect with one of the most active, diverse networks in the world.