Concentrated competence in Microsoft technologies – COMPAREX ranks fifth worldwideLeipzig, 25.07.2012 - In a recent study by Redmond Channel Partner (RCP), COMPAREX ranks fifth among the 50 most important Microsoft partners worldwide. With 13 Gold and 10 Silver Microsoft Partner Network Competencies and its official MS Cloud Accelerate Partner status, COMPAREX is the only Microsoft partner headquartered in Germany among the top ten. Microsoft Partner Network Gold Competencies are exclusively given to companies which regularly and comprehensively invest in employee training. Only one percent of all Microsoft partners worldwide achieve this status.
Parallel to the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012, the magazine Redmond Channel Partner for the first time took on the challenge to name the 50 most competent Microsoft partners worldwide. By throroughly researching the Microsoft portal Pinpoint, the magazine was able to identify the companies with the most comprehensive competencies. The COMPAREX Group achieved an excellent fifth place. Another German IT company ranked 47th in the study.
The score, which was generated for each company, consists of:
- Two points for each MPN Gold Competency
- One point for each MPN Silver Competency
- One point for SBSC membership
One point for the participation in Cloud Essentials
"COMPAREX convinces with competence and customer service – consequently and worldwide. As one of our Large Account Resellers (LAR) and MPN Gold Partners, COMPAREX has been one of the most important Microsoft partners for years. With a consistent expansion to more than 28 countries on three continents as well as the company’s worldwide highly esteemed expertise, COMPAREX is in our full confidence regarding the support of our customers." Jon Roskill, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Worldwide Partner Group.
"We are very pleased about the excellent placement in the ranking. It proves that COMPAREX has outstanding expertise in Microsoft technologies worldwide and that at the moment customers hardly find other vendor-independent partners who can provide as much know-how in consulting and the implementation of Microsoft products," states Dr. Klaus Elsbacher, CEO COMPAREX AG.
COMPAREX will continue to constantly invest in Microsoft-related know-how. As Microsoft Solution LAR with a most comprehensive competence matrix, several hundred Microsoft certified employees and expertise in an extensive technology portfolio COMAPREX set a benchmark, which makes an objective comparison with other IT service providers possible.