Active Web Solutions in top 3 Windows Azure Partners worldwide

Microsoft today announced the winners and finalists of its 2010 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. I am delighted to say that Active Web Solutions was announced as one of the 2 finalists in the Windows Azure Partner of the Year category. The annual awards honor Microsoft Registered, Certified and Gold Certified partners for delivering exemplary solutions for their customers during the past year. Award winners and finalists were chosen from nominations from around the world. Winners and finalists will be recognized at the Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2010, the company’s premier annual event for industry partners, July 12–15 in Washington, D.C.

We are thrilled to have done so well. To be in the top 3 companies in the world in this exciting and ground breaking area is quite an achievement by the team. We are all passionate about technology and aligning our efforts with Microsoft has helped us to remain at the forefront of new technologies. Being recognised by Microsoft for this award is an accolade in itself.

Nearly 3,000 entries were submitted by partners from more than 110 countries; the award finalists and winners were selected from a group of nominations based on their dedicated use of Microsoft technologies to provide solutions for their customers’ needs.

“Congratulations to the 2010 Partner Award finalists and winners for delivering such creative and superior Microsoft solutions and services,” said Allison Watson, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft. “It’s incredible to see the level of expertise our partners continue to exhibit as they create and deliver innovative solutions and services to grow their businesses, meet customer needs and drive down costs.”