DALLAS, Aug 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- COMPAREX announced it has been named a Microsoft 2015 U.S. Education Solution Partner of the Year.
The Partner of the Year awards highlight and recognize excellence and achievement among Microsoft partners who are transforming organizations via the cloud and producing exceptional results for U. S government, healthcare and education customers.
The U.S. Public Sector Partner of the Year awards were presented during the 2015 Microsoft Public Sector Industry Solution University (ISU) yearly event, where Microsoft's Public Sector executive team was on site to congratulate COMPAREX for its achievements. Winners and finalists were chosen from more than 100 organizations across public sector segment areas of healthcare, education and government.
"Our award winners showcase the best work taking place to bring about transformation in government, healthcare and education," said Vince Menzione, General Manager of Microsoft's U.S. Public Sector Partner business. "The Partner of the Year achievement recognizes COMPAREX for exemplary commitment to Microsoft and to the Education field."
Over the last year, COMPAREX has deployed Microsoft applications and infrastructure to hundreds of thousands of education users in the United States and abroad, helping faculty, staff and students to work, study and learn across devices and platforms. Office 365 connects educators and students inside and outside of classrooms from anywhere in the world.
With SoftCare, COMPAREX's cloud-based system, customers are able to streamline the procurement, use and management of software licenses, and with SAM2GO (Software Asset Management as a Managed Service) COMPAREX supports companies and users by continuously and precisely recording software inventory and its use. Not only does this minimize risk exposure, it also reduces costs.
"We're thrilled to accept this award," said Gabe Loshbaugh, National Public Sector Sales Manager at COMPAREX. "We believe that our strong understanding and commitment to licensing, combined with our professional services and infrastructure experience, have helped us serve the needs of both the K-12 and post-secondary education markets who are looking for a trusted advisor to help them select and implement the right technology solutions."
COMPAREX is a global IT provider specializing in license management, sourcing, technical product consulting and cloud-based professional services. With a track record spanning thirty years, COMPAREX serves the public-sector, SMB and large international corporations. Its portfolio includes software licenses from more than 3,000 vendors as well as consultancy and professional services. The COMPAREX Group employs more than 2,150 people across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. In fiscal year 2014/15 the COMPAREX Group generated revenue of €1.770 billion / $2,236 billion.