Business Connexion has revealed that it has been named a finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner of the Year Award. The company was honoured among a global field of top Microsoft partners for demonstrating excellence in innovation and implementation of customer solutions based on Microsoft technology.
“As a strategic Microsoft partner, we have invested heavily to ensure we have the end-to-end skills across all Microsoft technologies,” says Jacques Loubser, Managing Executive of Converged Infrastructure Solutions at Business Connexion. “Being named a finalist in these prestigious global awards recognises the value that we bring to the partnership.”
Awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,500 entrants from 119 countries worldwide. Business Connexion was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services in Microsoft Software Asset Management (SAM). The Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner of the Year Award recognises a partner that has delivered a consistent and comprehensive SAM solution with a focus on cloud, including, proactive assistance that enables customers to adopt and implement SAM best practices across their organisation.
“Our ecosystem of great partners is the cornerstone to delivering innovative and transformative solutions to our mutual customers,” said Gavriella Schuster, general manager, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp. “We are pleased to recognise Business Connexion for being selected as a finalist of the 2016 Microsoft Software Asset Management (SAM) Partner of the Year award.”
The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards recognises Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions during the past year. “Business Connexion values our partnership with the Microsoft South African SAM team and we are looking forward to an even better FY17,” says Sindy Kotze, managing executive of Microsoft Lifecycle Management at Business Connexion. “I believe our success in this award category was as a result of how we enable our clients to manage their software costs, improve their compliance and security and supporting them to focus on their strategic business priorities through Software Asset Management,” she concludes.