Monday 21st November, 2016 – Kingston, Jamaica: Digicel Business, the region’s leading business solutions provider, today announced it has achieved Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions competency at the silver level, further demonstrating its ability to meet Microsoft Corp customers’ evolving needs in today’s mobile first, cloud first world.
Earning the Microsoft Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions competency means that partners have successfully demonstrated expertise through rigorous exams. In addition, to ensure the highest quality of services, Microsoft requires customer references for successful implementation and customer satisfaction.
With Small Medium Business (SMB) and Small Medium Enterprise (SME) business technology being key areas for Digicel Business, this achievement shows that Digicel Business is focused on the explosive growth in cloud-based solutions for its customers, particularly centred on Microsoft cloud solutions.
“Microsoft’s Small and Midmarket Cloud Solutions competency puts us in an exclusive group of cloud experts, further lending credibility to the sophistication and completeness of our enterprise offering,” said Garrett Quinn, Head of Digicel Business, Caribbean and Central America. “Cloud solutions have become critical in driving efficiencies for our customers, so we look forward to furthering our partnership with Microsoft as we continue to accelerate our product offerings in this all-important marketplace.”
“Organisations achieving silver competency have proven their expertise in a specific technology area, placing them among the top five percent of Microsoft partners worldwide,” said Darren Mohammed, Director for the Partner organization at Microsoft West Indies. “When customers look for an IT partner to meet their business challenges, choosing a company that has attained Microsoft competencies is a smart move. These are highly qualified professionals with access to Microsoft technical support and product teams.”
Microsoft Office 365 is Microsoft’s fastest growing commercial product ever. The Small and Midmarket Solutions competency enables Digicel to satisfy the demand from the small and midmarket customer marketplace for cloud and hybrid solutions on O365.
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 its ecosystem, to easily connect with one of the most active, diverse networks in the world.
ABOUT DIGICEL BUSINESS
Digicel Group Limited is a leading global communications provider with operations in 33 markets in the Caribbean, Central America and Asia Pacific. After 15 years of operation, total investment to date stands at over US$5 billion worldwide. The company is renowned for delivering best value, best service and best network.
A division of Digicel Group, Digicel Business is the region’s leading full service business solutions partner that delivers value and innovation while enabling people to work better together and to connect with their customers, suppliers and communities. Digicel Business partners with businesses to maximise the potential of technology to solve intricate business and technical challenges. Digicel Business delivers the best and most advanced business solution systems to SMEs, corporate and public sector customers whilst helping them to manage cost and improve their efficiency in delivering their products and services to their customers.
Visit www.digicelbusiness.com for more information.