Mumbai, India, March 19, 2015: eScan, one of the leading Anti-Virus and Content Security Solution providers, today announced it has attained Gold Competency, demonstrating ‘best-in-class’ ability and commitment to meet Microsoft Corp. customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem.
To earn a Microsoft gold competency, partners must successfully complete exams (resulting in Microsoft Certified Professionals) to prove their level of technology expertise, and then designate these certified professionals uniquely to one Microsoft competency, ensuring a certain level of staffing capacity. They also must submit customer references that demonstrate successful projects, along with implementing a yearly customer satisfaction study, meet a revenue commitment and pass technology and/or sales assessments.
Phil Sorgen, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. said, “By achieving a gold competency, partners have demonstrated the highest, most consistent capability and commitment to the latest Microsoft technology. These partners have a deep expertise that puts them in the top 1 percent of our partner ecosystem, and their proficiency will help customers drive innovative solutions on the latest Microsoft technology.”
Mrs Rohini Sonawane, COO, eScan said, “This Microsoft Gold competency showcases our expertise in and commitment to today’s technology market and demonstrates our deep knowledge of Microsoft and its products. We plan to accelerate our customers’ success by serving as technology advisors for their business demands.”
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.