Ferranti Computer Systems Recognized as 2012 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Belgium
Antwerp, Belgium — June 25, 2012 — Today, Ferranti Computer Systems proudly announced it has won the 2012 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award for Belgium. The company was honored among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
“We are proud at the continuous appreciation we receive from Microsoft. This achievement clearly recognizes the dedication of Ferranti to integrate all components of the Microsoft solution stack to provide customers the best experience whilst building on channel partnerships in the market.“ said Dirk Michiels, CEO of Ferranti Computer Systems. “The success is based on offering a value proposition that makes business sense to customers and partners in the ICT/cloud Infrastructure space, system integration business and in the international context with the Global ISV contract with Microsoft for our MECOMS™ product in the Energy and Utility market.
Awards were presented in multiple categories, with winners chosen from a set of nearly 3,000 entrants worldwide. Ferranti Computer Systems was recognized for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as demonstrating excellent subsidiary engagement in Belgium. The Microsoft Country Partner of the Year Award honors partners at the country level who have demonstrated business excellence in delivering Microsoft solutions to mutual customers during the past year. This award recognizes Ferranti Computer Systems as succeeding in effective engagement with their local Microsoft office while showcasing innovation and business impact, driving customer satisfaction, and winning new customers.
“We are pleased to recognize Ferranti Computer Systems of Belgium as the Microsoft Country Partner of the Year,” said Jon Roskill, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “Ferranti Computer Systems has set the standard for delivering innovative Microsoft solutions that meet the needs of customers. It is this commitment to excellence that will ensure our mutual success into the future.”
The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year.
Ferranti develops and deploys the flagship MECOMS™ product. MECOMS™ is a business solution for the Energy and Utilities market delivering flexibility and low cost to serve architected to outsmart the competition fully integrated into Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012. It recently concluded a Global ISV partnership with Microsoft to market MECOMS™ worldwide.
In The BeNeLux home market Ferranti delivers System Integrator services for ICT Infrastructures and Business applications and works closely with Dell, HP, Cisco, and Microsoft. Ferranti Computer Systems strongly focuses on Microsoft Private Cloud Solutions based on Hyper-V and System Center, and Cloud deployments based on Windows Azure, Windows Intune and Office 365.
Ferranti Computer Systems, founded in 1976, is a member of the Nijkerk Group since 1994. The company employs more than 230 people. Headquartered in Antwerp, Belgium the company has operations in The Netherlands, UK, Germany, India & Singapore.