Winhoven Group is excited to announce it has attained a Microsoft Silver Datacenter Competency, demonstrating a “best-in-class” ability and commitment to meet Microsoft customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment and distinguishing them within the top 1 percent of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem. The competency showcases that Winhoven Group is committed to focusing on in-demand, business solution areas, along with ensuring they can meet the evolving needs of customers in an ever-changing market.

Partners must also submit customer references that demonstrate successful projects and pass technology and/or sales assessments. “By achieving competencies, partners demonstrate deep expertise and consistent capability on the latest Microsoft technology,” said Phil Sorgen, corporate vice president, Worldwide Partner Group at Microsoft Corp. “These partners show true commitment to meeting customer technology needs today and into the future.”

All 28 Microsoft technology competencies differentiate a partner’s specific technology capabilities, helping customers find qualified solution providers with expertise in discrete areas quickly and easily.

By attaining the Datacenter competency, Winhoven Group is aligned with Microsoft to transform data centers into more flexible, scalable, and cost-effective solutions. This alignment allows us to take advantage of the marketplace momentum that Windows Server 2016, System Center Configurations Manager and Windows Server Hyper-V are experiencing – and to lead the market evolution toward the cloud.

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