WhiteOwl Achieves Microsoft Gold Competencies for the Fifteenth Year Running
WhiteOwl earns distinction and market leadership through demonstrated technology success and customer commitment.
Miami, Florida, February 23, 2016 - WhiteOwl, the technology affiliate of MBAF, today announced it has once again attained Microsoft Gold Competencies. WhiteOwl earned the following competencies - Gold Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Gold Midmarket Solution Provider competency and Silver Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Each competency, demonstrates a “best-in-class” ability and commitment to meet Microsoft customers’ evolving needs in today’s dynamic business environment and distinguishing itself within the top 1 percent of Microsoft’s partner ecosystem. A portfolio of competencies showcases that WhiteOwl is committed to focusing on in-demand, business solution areas, along with ensuring it can meet the evolving needs of customers across key Microsoft business applications and underlying Microsoft infrastructure technologies.
To earn a Microsoft competency, partners must successfully complete exams (resulting in Microsoft Certified Professionals) to prove their level of technology expertise and, for gold competencies, designate these certified professionals uniquely to one Microsoft competency, ensuring a certain level of staffing capacity. Partners must also submit customer references that demonstrate successful projects and pass technology and/or sales assessments. For gold competencies, partners must also implement a yearly customer satisfaction study and, for many competencies, meet a revenue commitment.
Headquartered in Miami, Florida, WhiteOwl has been a member of the Microsoft Partner Network for over 15 years. WhiteOwl provides exceptional technology services in the areas of ERP, CRM, Managed Cloud Services, SharePoint, Desktop Virtualization and custom development. The Microsoft gold and silver competencies highlights WhiteOwl’s commitment to certification and customer satisfaction around the latest Microsoft technologies.
“We’ve attained gold Microsoft competencies for nearly ten consecutive years. This year, earning competencies for CRM, ERP and Midmarket Solution Provider is an important part of our commitment to provide customers with the best technologies and services to improve their business processes,” according to Stuart Rosenberg, CPA, CITP, President of WhiteOwl.
“By achieving a portfolio of 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.”
The Microsoft Partner Network helps partners strengthen their capabilities to showcase leadership in the marketplace on the latest technology, to better serve customers and to easily connect with one of the most active, diverse networks in the world.