ChinaSoft International Awarded 2011 Microsoft Preferred Supplier Program Excellence Award for Value Excellence

Apr 02, 2012, 09:00 ET from ChinaSoft International Ltd.

BEIJING, HONG KONG and NEW YORK, April 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- ChinaSoft International Limited (354. HK) (ChinaSoft International or Company), a comprehensive Software Outsourcing and Information Technology Services Company had been awarded the prestigious 2011 Microsoft Preferred Supplier Program Excellence Award for Value Excellence.

According to Microsoft, the Preferred Supplier Program awards only the most prestigious Microsoft partner suppliers. In the 2011 selection process, ChinaSoft International was recognized and awarded for Value Excellence among a pool of over ten thousand Microsoft suppliers. The MPSP Excellence Award has 10 years of history at Microsoft and is one of the most distinguished and challenging awards to win. To be eligible for an award, suppliers must first demonstrate, through competitive and sustainable business strategies, a consistently high level of quality, service, innovation and customer satisfaction to be nominated by Microsoft.

The award, presented by Microsoft for supplier excellence, recognizes the contributions of strategic suppliers and acknowledges Microsoft's interest to engage these suppliers on a deeper level to build more strategic long term partnerships. Since 2003, the MPSP Excellence awards recipients have included world class enterprise partners like Toshiba, Hitachi Ltd, HP, GE, and Samsung. ChinaSoft International is proud to be recognized as part of the distinguished list of award winners. In addition to ChinaSoft International, additional companies that received a special recognition this year were Accenture (Service Excellence Award and Supplier of the Year Excellence Award), Moravia (Quality Excellence Award), Hyatt Hotels Corp. (Environmental Excellence Award) and Zones Inc. (Diversity Excellence Award and Technology Excellence Award).

Being the only Chinese company to be nominated within the last 10 years, ChinaSoft International is proud to be recognized by Microsoft for outstanding maturity, quality, efficient global delivery and support, and excellent understanding of business needs.  According to Microsoft, ChinaSoft International exceeded Microsoft's expectations by achieving over 50 percent cost savings by consolidating more than 100 individual resources from 16 suppliers to a single supplier with less than 70 individual resources. This model provides a 30 percent year-over-year return on investment through direct service level agreements, efficiency improvements and problem-solving. ChinaSoft International's commitment to deliver highly competitive offshore and onshore rate structures, along with a tangible plan for measuring and committing to high levels of quality, has generated substantial savings for Microsoft.

About ChinaSoft International Limited, "CSI" (354.HK)

Founded in 2000, ChinaSoft International Limited is a listed company in Hong Kong Exchange with its code of 354.HK. It is a large Chinese comprehensive software and information services provider, ranging from end to end services of consulting, solution, outsourcing and talent training. It serves clients including government, manufacturing, finance, telecommunication, high-tech, transportation as well as energy. It provides global services to over 100 multinational companies with 15,000 employees located worldwide based in 25 cities including mainland China, Hong Kong, Princeton, Seattle, London, Tokyo and etc. For more information, please visit

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